HoopsHype Injuries rumors
John Schuhmann: Rose is healthy, but got another day of rest today. Wants to play tomorrow, but Colangelo said he might not start, because of an assumed policy that if you don't practice the day before a game, you don't start. Twitter @johnschuhmann
Tim Bontemps: DeMarcus Cousins (right knee) still doesn't look great. Hope it doesn't linger to the point where it keeps him out of the games this week. Twitter @TimBontemps
"Right now, there is no plan to put any restrictions on him, but I think as we do with all players through the preseason -- whether you’re looking at KG or Deron, who’s coming off of ankle injuries -- you build them up. You get them ready for the opening day of the season, but you’re really getting them ready for January, February, March and April. So I look at it like climbing a ladder throughout the season when you have veteran players. But I know Lionel is gonna push all these guys and challenge them physically. And whatever doctors allow Brook and Deron to do, Lionel is going to push them to that point." NetsDaily
Nate Robinson posted a video on Instagram of himself dunking at his outdoor court in Seattle on Friday with the caption, “New me coming soon.” Very impressive, considering Robinson had surgery to repair his torn left ACL on January 31. SLAM
Sean Cunningham: Good news for USA Basketball & Sacramento Kings fans. DeMarcus Cousins is expecting to play Wednesday vs. Dominican Republic in NY #NBAKings Twitter @News10Sean
Sacramento Kings big man DeMarcus Cousins says his injured right knee is feeling better. "It's better than (Thursday), so that's a good sign," Cousins said after Friday's practice. "Just gradually trying to get through the pain. It's going to be a process. As the days go on it should get better." ESPN.com
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