Luc Mbah a Moute (knee) was limited in practice on Friday.
Luc Mbah a Moute (right knee contusion) sat out Thursday's practice.
Luc Mbah a Moute is starting at small forward for the Clippers on Tuesday.
Clippers coach Doc Rivers said the starting SF role is "wide open."
Luc Mbah a Moute is finalizing a two-year, $4.5 million deal to return to the Clippers.
Doc Rivers said that there were stretches he could have used Luc Mbah a Moute's defense during Wednesday's Game 5 loss.
Luc Mbah a Moute did not leave the Clippers' bench on Wednesday.
Luc Mbah a Moute started Game 1 on Sunday but he finished scoreless with five rebounds and one assist in 19 minutes of action.
Luc Mbah a Moute started Wednesday's game but played only eight minutes, scoring two points with one rebound and no other stats to his credit.
Luc Mbah a Moute finished Wednesday's road win in Houston with 12 points on 6-of-7 shooting, four rebounds (three offensive), one assist and one steal in 33 minutes.
Luc Mbah a Moute (eye) returned to action on Sunday with two points, one rebound, two steals and one block in 22 minutes of action.
Luc Mbah a Moute (eye) will start on Sunday vs. the Cavaliers.
Luc Mbah a Moute (eye) could return on Sunday vs. Cleveland.
Luc Mbah a Moute (eye) will not suit up for Friday's game vs. the Knicks.