He (Shelvin Mack) came to the Utah Jazz and immediately claimed the starting point guard position.
Now, heading into next season, Shelvin Mack faces the possibility of going back to the bench, with the return of Dante Exum.
So now the hard part comes for Mack. He’ll work on his game over the summer, like always, but will do so not knowing what his role will be next season.
“It’s not something that I’ve thought that much about,” Mack said on Thursday, after his exit interview with the Jazz front office. “I know that Dante’s a great player and the organization has a lot invested in him.”
Pacers to Host 2021 NBA All-Star Game
Indianapolis will host the 2021 NBA All-Star Game, the league announced Wednesday.
The game will be held at the Pacers’ Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis, which hasn’t hosted the event since 1985, when it was played at the Hoosier Dome.
Source: Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN
Clippers’ Austin Rivers Leaves Game with Concussion
Clippers guard Austin Rivers suffered a concussion during Wednesday’s 106-95 win over the Orlando Magic and will not play Friday night against the Washington Wizards, the Clippers announced.
Rivers left the game after taking an elbow to the head in the final seconds of the second quarter. He did not return.
Warriors’ Green Doubtful for Thursday’s Game
Golden State Warriors power forward Draymond Green, who is nursing a sore right shoulder, was ruled as doubtful for Thursday night’s home game against the Dallas Mavericks.
The reigning NBA Defensive Player of the Year did not participate in practice on Wednesday. Warriors’ head coach Steve Kerr said the team is just being cautious, noting that it’s not a serious matter.
Source: Chris Haynes of ESPN