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May 21, 2015 Updates

The fear was Carroll had suffered a significant injury that could end his postseason. Instead, Bartelstein said Carroll was headed to the Hawks' facility following the MRI. "He's going to get treated around the clock for the next 36 hours, and then we'll see how he feels," Bartelstein said. "I know DeMarre. He's going to do everything he can to get himself ready to play." USA Today Sports

The Detroit Pistons point guard made an appearance Tuesday night at the Pistons' draft lottery party for season-ticket holders at the Palace, where he posed for pictures with fans. After he completed his brief appearance, he walked with two reporters and gave an update on how his rehab was going. He has been walking without restrictions for two weeks and said he was ahead of schedule. "My goal is to be back to up and running in August, and actually really getting after it. So that gives me August and September and October to get ready," Jennings said. Detroit Free Press

The MRI on Atlanta forward DeMarre Carroll's left knee revealed no structural damage and he is expected to be listed as day to day, a person with direct knowledge of the MRI told USA TODAY Sports. The person requested anonymity because he was not authorized to speak publicly until the team officially announced the results. USA Today Sports

Brian Windhorst: Great news indeed on DeMarre Carroll. MRI showed no structural damage, possible bone bruise per sources. Day-to-day as @sam_amick reported. Twitter @WindhorstESPN

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