Matt Barnes out with thigh contusion

Updated: November 7, 2013, 7:32 PM ET
By Arash Markazi | ESPNLosAngeles.com

MIAMI -- Los Angeles Clippers forward Matt Barnes will be sidelined for Thursday night's game against the Miami Heat because of a right thigh contusion and will likely be out for the rest of the week.

He also missed Wednesday night's 98-90 loss to the Magic.

Barnes suffered the injury in the second quarter of the Clippers' 137-118 win Monday against the Houston Rockets when he was kneed by Greg Smith.

Barnes tried to play in the second half but was unable to, and said ...

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