With (Dirk) Nowitzki sidelined indefinitely, (Rick) Carlisle said guard Wesley Matthews has become the new leader in Dallas.
“He is our leader right now with Dirk out; he really is in the locker room and on the floor,” Carlisle said. “He’s the vocal guy in the locker room.”
Source: Dwain Price of The Star-Telegram
Jazz Sign Guard David Stockton to 10-day Contract
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Marcus Smart to Undergo Surgery on Thumb, May Return for Playoffs
Celtics guard Marcus Smart will undergo surgery on his thumb today, but there’s hope he can return sometime in the playoffs, league source tells ESPN.
Surgery will be to repair a torn ligament in his right thumb.
Source: Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN