Connect with us

Headlines

Pistons’ Reggie Jackson Out 6-8 Weeks After Injections

Basketball Insiders

Published

on

The Detroit Pistons are preparing to be without standout point guard Reggie Jackson at the start of the season.

Jackson is expected to miss six to eight weeks with knee and thumb problems. The team said Monday that the 26-year-old Jackson had platelet-rich plasma (PRP) injections to treat left knee tendinosis and a sprained right thumb. “I don’t think you can say how it went,” coach Stan Van Gundy said in bemused fashion. “I mean, they injected him and the stuff went in him. I guess that’s successful.”

Source: The Associated Press on ESPN

Advertisement




Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Headlines

Report: Earl Watson Fired as Suns Coach

Basketball Insiders

Published

on

Phoenix coach Earl Watson has been fired, league sources tell ESPN.

Source: Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN

Continue Reading

Headlines

Sources: Jameer Nelson Signs 1-Year Deal With Pelicans

Basketball Insiders

Published

on

Free-agent guard Jameer Nelson has agreed to a one-year deal with the New Orleans Pelicans, league sources told The Vertical.

Nelson entered free agency Wednesday, when the Denver Nuggets waived him to create roster space to sign Richard Jefferson and allow second-year guard Jamal Murray to assume the starting point-guard role.

Source: Shams Charania of The Vertical

Continue Reading

Headlines

Bobby Portis Apologizes to Bulls for Mirotic Fight

Basketball Insiders

Published

on

Bobby Portis has apologized to his Bulls teammates for getting into a fight that left Nikola Mirotic with facial fractures and a concussion. “He didn’t address us today, but he did address the team before so that was taken care of,” Bulls swingman Justin Holiday said after Friday’s practice.

Bulls coach Fred Hoiberg acknowledged that Portis’ apology took place during a team meeting but did not want to go into specific details about his message. “I’ll keep that between the team,” Hoiberg said, “as far as exactly what was said in that meeting.”

Source: Nick Friedell of ESPN

Continue Reading
Advertisement
Advertisement

Trending Now