Whatever difficulties the Cleveland Cavaliers might have had closing out the regular season — they went just 10-14 after March 1 and lost the No. 1 seed in the Eastern Conference playoffs to the Boston Celtics — LeBron James maintains belief in his team.
“We have a good chance to win it all,” James said Thursday following the Cavs’ first practice since learning the Indiana Pacers would be their first-round opponent (Game 1, Saturday, 3 p.m. ET, ABC).
Source: Dave McMenamin of ESPN
Sources: Beverely Undergoes Procedure, Return Unclear
Paul Millsap (Wrist) Could Miss Up to Three Months
Denver Nuggets forward Paul Millsap could miss three months due to surgery to repair a torn ligament in his left wrist, league sources tell ESPN.
The All-Star forward suffered the injury in the second quarter of the Nuggets’ 127-109 loss to the Los Angeles Lakers on Sunday.
Source: Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN
Bucks’ Teletovic Out Four Weeks After Undergoing Surgery
Injuries are thinning the Milwaukee Bucks’ frontcourt as they begin a Western Conference road trip.
The team said forward Mirza Teletovic is expected to miss four weeks following arthroscopic surgery on Tuesday to repair cartilage in his left knee. He has missed the past six games.
Source: The Associated Press on ESPN