“You’re looking at five to seven games, where … man …” (Meyers) Leonard said, his voice trailing off. “Even though we’re young and we don’t have that much experience, you look at our record and we could be a few games over .500. I know it’s not because of me. But, certainly, if I was playing to where I know I can, we would have a better record.”
“I have to continue to fight through it,” he said. “I haven’t played to my ability and my expectations. There’s added pressure, there’s new levels of expectations — out of myself, the fans, (the media), my coaches, my teammates — and I haven’t played to those expectations.”
Source: Joe Freeman of The Oregonian
Sources: Nikola Mirotic Out Two-to-Four Weeks with Left Thumb Fracture
Bucks forward Nikola Mirotic has suffered a slight fracture of his left thumb and will miss at least two-to-four weeks, league sources tell @TheAthleticNBA @Stadium.
— Shams Charania (@ShamsCharania) March 20, 2019
Source: Shams Charania on Twitter
Sources: Suns to Meet with Jimmer Fredette
The Phoenix Suns will meet with former BYU star and Sacramento Kings first-round pick Jimmer Fredette on Thursday, according to 98.7 FM Arizona’s Sports Station’s John Gambadoro.
Gambadoro reports the Suns could sign Fredette through the rest of the season. The Suns currently have an open roster spot.
The 30-year-old guard is currently playing for the Shanghai Sharks of the Chinese Basketball Association. On Tuesday, the Sharks were eliminated from the postseason. Fredette averaged 36.9 points per game for Shanghai, the league’s top mark.