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Report: Otto Porter's Game 5 Status Revealed

A general view of the Golden State Warriors arena.

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The Golden State Warriors are going to be down a player heading into Game 5 against the Dallas Mavericks on Thursday night. 

Per Chris Haynes of Yahoo Sports, Otto Porter Jr. isn't expected to play due to a foot injury. He also didn't play in Game 4 due to that same injury. 

Porter left the game halfway through the third quarter of Game 3 with the injury and was ruled out for Game 4 during the morning shootaround. 

This means that the Warriors will have to clinch their way to the NBA Finals without him.

He's been a depth player for the Warriors this season as he's averaged a little over eight points per game while also averaging 22 minutes per game. 

In the playoffs this season, he's scored in double figures four times.

Game 5 will take place at the Chase Center in California on Thursday night with a tip-off time set for 9 p.m. ET.