HoopsHype Injuries rumors

November 21, 2014 Updates
November 20, 2014 Updates

Seven members of the Memphis Grizzlies now are dealing with a stomach virus, and their status is uncertain for Friday's game with the Boston Celtics. The Grizzlies announced Thursday that guards Tony Allen, Courtney Lee and Beno Udrih, forwards Jon Leuer and Jarnell Stokes, center Kosta Koufos and guard/forward Quincy Pondexter all are ill and are questionable for the Boston game. USA Today Sports

Chicago Bulls point guard Derrick Rose and big man Pau Gasol will not play against the Sacramento Kings on Thursday night. Rose has a strained left hamstring, while Gasol is suffering from a strained left calf. "[They're] just not ready," Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau said before Thursday's shootaround. ESPN.com

The Knicks’ 115-99 blowout loss to the Timberwolves on Wednesday night could be the last time they play without Andrea Bargnani and Jose Calderon. The Knicks are laying the groundwork not only for Bargani to make his season debut Saturday against the winless Sixers but also for Calderon to join him. There have been so many setbacks along the way, Knicks coach Derek Fisher is being cautious about penciling them in for Saturday. But it’s in the designs. New York Post

November 19, 2014 Updates

Richardson, a 14-year pro, said he'll “definitely be back before the all-star break or January or maybe even before this year is over with. I'll see how my body takes all this training and getting ready for it.” Richardson said he's making progress with the right foot and left knee, though he has to ramp up his on-court work and get into game shape/drop a few pounds after months of shooting standstill jumpers and being in a walking boot. The Intelligencer

Jerry Zgoda: To make matters worse: Brewer & Martin both have been ill today & had IVs. Their status is uncertain for tonight Twitter @JerryZgoda

Paul Garcia: Spurs announce Marco Belinelli, Tiago Splitter, and Patty Mills are all out tonight with injuries. Matt Bonner is out too w/ stomach virus. Twitter @PaulGarciaPS

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