Lavoy Allen PF IND 6 Days

Allen (knee) returned from a six-game absence Friday against the 76ers. He scored two points (1-1 FG) and added one assist in six minutes.Even when healthy, Allen has not reached double-digit minutes in his last four games, though he had been seeing workloads in the high teens or low twenties until mid-January. Allen is most valuable when some of the other rotation big men are injured, but that's not currently the case for the Pacers.

Lavoy Allen PF IND 8 Days

Allen (knee) is expected to play Friday at Philadelphia.Allen last took the court on Jan. 29, missing the final six games before the break due a sore right knee. If he indeed suits up, he'll provide support off the bench to the Pacers' frontcourt.

Lavoy Allen PF IND 15 Days

Allen (knee) won't take the court Wednesday at New Orleans.Allen will miss his sixth outing in a row due to discomfort in his right knee. With the All-Star break imminent, though, caution is likely the best option at coach Frank Vogel's disposal to ensure that Allen is available for the Pacers' next tilt on Feb. 20.

Lavoy Allen PF IND 16 Days

Allen (knee) is questionable for Wednesday's game in New Orleans.Allen is in danger of missing a sixth consecutive contest, and the Pacers probably won't be inclined to rush him back for the final game before the All-Star break. That he's questionable suggests he should be ready to return next week.

Lavoy Allen PF IND 17 Days

Allen (knee) has been ruled out for Monday's game.

He will miss his fifth straight game with a knee injury Monday, and at this point it would make sense for Allen to just sit out through the All-Star break. Ian Mahinmi is also questionable, meaning David West, Roy Hibbert and Luis Scola could be in for a lot of minutes Monday.

Lavoy Allen PF IND 18 Days

Allen (knee) will not play in Sunday's game against the Hornets.

Allen is dealing with soreness in his right knee and will stay off the court for the third straight game. He should be considered day-to-day ahead of Monday's game against the Spurs.

Lavoy Allen PF IND 19 Days

Allen (knee) is questionable for Sunday's game in Charlotte.

He has missed the last three games with a sore right knee, but even if he is cleared to play, it is unlikely that he will see enough minutes to be very useful in daily leagues.

Lavoy Allen PF IND 21 Days

Allen (knee) will not play Friday against the Cavaliers.

Allen will miss a third straight game as he continues to battle soreness in his right knee. Consider the reserve forward questionable to play Sunday in Charlotte.

Lavoy Allen PF IND 26 Days

Allen (knee) will miss at least the next two games, the Indianapolis Star's Candace Buckner reports.

This rules Allen out for Saturday and Wednesday, with Friday, Feb. 6 against Cleveland being the first potential return date. He was barely in the rotation prior to the injury, so this will have little effect on the minutes in the Pacers' frontcourt.

Lavoy Allen PF IND 26 Days

Allen (knee) has been ruled out for Saturday's game against the Kings.

He had only been playing sparingly prior to sustaining the minor knee injury, so there should not be a far-reaching fantasy fallout due to his absence. Consider him day-to-day.