Bulls guard Dwyane Wade will undergo an MRI exam Thursday after leaving Wednesday’s 98-91 loss to the Grizzlies with a sprained right elbow.
I knew it was something a little bit more just because of what I heard, Wade told reporters after the game (via NBA Australia). I tried to play through it a little bit until the pain started getting a little bit more excruciating.
Game Kids John Hannah Jersey So, with the Pacers’ turnover Wednesday night, they recorded their 13th backcourt violation of the season, setting an embarassing NBA record. It should be mentioned that these stats only go back 21 years, so it’s possible a team had more prior to when people kept track of this information.
A few backcourt violations in a season is understandable. Maybe you make a pass that your teammate wasn’t looking for, or you don’t pay attention to where your feet are on the court. It happens. But setting the NBA record for it points to a larger issue.
Duron Harmon Game Jersey There’s still a chance the Bulls can tie the Pacers’ record, or Indiana could just keep committing silly turnovers.
Those Paul George talks are progressing quickly. ESPN’s Brian Windhorst says on SportsCenter some NBA executives do expect George to be traded. Rival teams have also told ESPN’s Marc Stein the Celtics do have a realistic shot at acquiring George before the deadline. But before Boston fans get too excited, The Vertical’s Adrian Wojnarowski says there hasn’t been significant traction for potential deals involving George or Bulls star Jimmy Butler. This could go right up to the finish line.
Nerlens Noel was pulled from practice after learning he had been traded to the Mavericks. Joel Embiid made sure Noel knew he was appreciated on his way out.