Festus Ezeli was on a 12-minute limit Tuesday. He might get extended a little bit tonight.
Brandon Rush said the rookies did a terrible job signing Happy Birthday to Festus Ezeli and might have to do it again at the open practice.
Andre Iguodala: "Festus was like dead for two years, so I was excited to see him come back to life last night."
Andre Iguodala jokes: "Festus was like dead for two years." Says he's resurrected
A couple minutes later, Ezeli motioned to Steve Kerr that he was OK and checked into the game.
Festus Ezeli was supposed to start the fourth quarter, but he motioned to Marreese Speights to take his place.
Festus Ezeli checks in again.
Festus takes a seat: 6 points and 1 block in 4 minutes.
Festus Ezeli had a big-time block, turnaround in the post and threw down a lob from Andre Iguodala and is now back out for the 2nd quarter.
Ezeli sends Jared Cunningham away.
Festus Ezeli playing in a basketball game again.
Ezeli is checking in for the first time in 17 months.
Mo Speights is in for Ognjen Kuzmic, who has two fouls. Steve Kerr said he'll try to use Festus Ezeli late in the second quarter.
Ognjen Kuzmic has two quick fouls. Andrew Bogut out sick. Festus Ezeli time?
Brandon Rush (back) out for Warriors vs. Clippers but Festus Ezeli is expected to play for first time since May 2013.
Steve Kerr said Festus Ezeli's probable means "definite." He'll play a few minutes.
Festus Ezeli is provable tonight. Livingston and Rush are out.
Festus Ezeli probable tonight
Steve Kerr told reporters on the status of Festus Ezeli: "I think there's a chance he'll play next week."
Festus Ezeli (shin) has progressed so much that he'll likely play in one or both of the Warriors' home preseason games next week.
Throughout that entire timeout, Festus Ezeli stood at the back of the huddle and did leg exercises. He is ITCHING to get back on the court.
GSW vs. MIA starters: GSW -- Curry, Thompson, Barnes, Lee, Bogut; MIA -- Cole, Wade, Deng, S. Williams, Bosh. Out: Ezeli, Livingston.
Warriors backup C Festus Ezeli (shin inflammation) is moving well in the layup lines, but he's not expected to play on this 3-game roadie.
GSW vs. DEN starters: GSW -- Curry, Thompson, Barnes, Green, Kuzmic; DEN -- Lawson, Afflalo, Chandler, Faried, Mozgov. Out--Bogut,Lee,Ezeli.
How healthy will Livingston, Rush, Ezeli and Barbosa be for the Warriors? Their histories not encouraging.
Festus Ezeli ruled out of this week's preseason games but participated in halfcourt contact drills today.
Steve Kerr said Festus Ezeli won't play on this three-game road trip, but he's progressing.
Festus Ezeli is wearing r knee brace but did participate in today's practice. First time in almost 2 weeks.
Festus Ezeli (shin) participated in practice and is flying on wind sprints right now.
Festus Ezeli participated in practice
Warriors head coach Steve Kerr said Festus Ezeli (shin) advanced to 5-on-0 drills at Saturday's practice.
Festus Ezeli & Shaun Livingston got positive news after recent health evaluations. Steve Kerr said he's unsure when Ezeli would be cleared.