“With the problem that we actually have right now without Jerryd (Bayless), you search and you wonder,” (Sixers’ coach Brett) Brown said following a shootaround at Georgetown’s Thompson Center. “You got [undrafted rookie point guard] Cat [Barber] you are looking at. We are obviously looking at the market place.We are going to look at Nik [Stauskas].”
Does in the market place mean the Sixers are looking to acquire a new point guard?
“We are looking at everything,” Brown responded. “Nobody should read into anything more than that. It’s all on the table as it should be.”
76ers’ Joel Embiid Listed as Doubtful for Game 3 in Miami
All-Star center Joel Embiid is doubtful for Game 3 of the Philadelphia 76ers’ first-round series against the Heat on Thursday.
The series is tied 1-1, and Embiid has missed both games.
Source: Ian Begley of ESPN
Cavs’ Love Suffers Torn Ligament in Thumb, Will Play in Game 3
Cleveland Cavaliers forward Kevin Love suffered a partially torn ligament in his left thumb in Wednesday night’s Game 2 against the Indiana Pacers, sources told ESPN’s Brian Windhorst.
Despite the injury, head coach Tyronn Lue said Love will be “ready to go” in Game 3 on Friday in Indianapolis. X-rays taken after the game came back negative. The Cavs won 100-97 to tie the Eastern Conference first-round series at 1-1.
Source: Dave McMenamin of ESPN