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West (ankle) scored 18 points (8-17 FG, 1-1 3Pt, 1-2 FT) and added six rebounds, four assists, and a steal in 24 minutes against the Magic Friday. This marks his first appearance of the season.

It was a great night for West, who even managed to make a three-pointer in the game - just the 45th of his 11-year career. At 34-years-old, it is reasonable to expect some decline from West this season, but there was no sign of that Friday.

David West PF IND 2 Months

West (ankle) will make his 2014-15 debut as a starter during Friday's game against the Magic, the Orlando Sentinel reports.

West has been sidelined all season with a lingering ankle injury but will make his long-awaited debut on the court Friday. Despite the time away from the court, West should be deployed across all formats, especially since Roy Hibbert (ankle) will not play Friday.

David West PF IND 2 Months

West (ankle) is probable to play Friday when the Pacers host the Magic, Pacers' announcer Scott Agness reports.

It appears that West will make his season debut Friday after missing the beginning of the season due to a badly sprained ankle suffered in the preseason. Fantasy owners may want to stick with their replacement for West for another day though, as the big man will likely have his minutes limited in his first game back this season.

David West PF IND 2 Months

West (ankle) could return to the lineup as early as Friday against the Magic, Candace Buckner of The Indy Star reports.

The report also means that West will not play Wednesday versus the Spurs, but the news is still good news for owners. If West doesn't enter the lineup Friday, his next chance to play would be Saturday on the road against the Cavaliers.

David West PF IND 2 Months

West (ankle) participated in light practice activities Friday.

West is looking to make his season debut sometime in the next week or two, and it's a good sign he's at least participating in practice in a limited fashion. The Pacers have games on Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday next week, so we'll see if he can give it a go for one of those matchups.

David West PF IND 2 Months

West (ankle) is slated to miss at least three more games.

West is yet to play this season as he continues to nurse what looks to be a rather serious ankle sprain. The Pacers' next three games come Wednesday (Charlotte), Saturday (Phoenix) and Monday (Dallas), so if that timetable holds up, West's next chance to play will be next Wednesday (Nov. 26) versus San Antonio. Expect to continue to see more of Chris Copeland and Luis Scola so long as West remains out.

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West (ankle) will not play in Saturday's game against the Bulls.

West has yet to suit up this season, but he can still be considered day-to-day. The Pacers won't play again until Wednesday against the Hornets.

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West (ankle) will not play Friday.

He has yet to make his season debut, and should be considered day-to-day going forward, although the Pacers have shown little urgency in getting their injured players back on the court this season.

David West PF IND 3 Months

West (ankle) will remain out Wednesday.

There is a chance West could return Friday, but owners should take a pessimistic approach with all of the Pacers' injured players, as the team has no incentive to rush them back. Luis Scola will continue to benefit from West's absence.

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West (ankle) could return to action by the end of next week.

Coach Frank Vogel provided the status update after Saturday's game. If this timetable holds, West will likely miss games Monday and Wednesday before a possible return Friday against the Nuggets.