Scott Brooks on Mitch McGary's injury riddled rookie season: "It's tough. It's a tough position for him to be in"
Mitch McGary is out for the next 2-3 weeks with periostitis (inflammation) in his left tibia. His court activity will be lowered.
Mitch McGary is out tonight with left shin soreness. Not believed to be serious at all. Jeremy Lamb (foot) is active.
First NBA points for Mitch McGary. And then he just ran 200 miles an hour to get back on defense.
MItch McGary on the scoreboard. First NBA points come off a nice high-low post-up with Kendrick Perkins.
Mitch McGary is a hustle machine. Dude is just running full on wind sprints up and down the floor.
Mitch McGary makes his NBA debut. First impression: he refuses to let you beat him down court.
Also: Mitch McGary is about to enter for his NBA debut. First minute OKC has got out of either of its first round picks this season.
Mitch McGary checks in to make his NBA debut.
Second-half prediction: Mitch McGary makes his NBA debut.
Thunder rookie Mitch McGary is active for the first time in his career tonight.
Mitch McGary and Grant Jerrett recalled from the D-League. Expected to be with the Thunder for Sunday's game vs Phoenix.
Mitch McGary in 28 minutes for the Blue last night: 26 points, 9 rebounds, 4 steals, 4 blocks. Starting to regain form.
Mitch McGary tonight for the Blue: 26 points on 12-17 shooting, nine rebounds, four steals and four blocks in 28 minutes.
The Oklahoma City Thunder today reassigned Grant Jerrett and Mitch McGary to the Oklahoma City Blue of the D-League.
Thunder inactives (again) tonight: Mitch McGary and Grant Jerrett. Fans will still have to wait for his NBA debut.
Grant Jerrett and Mitch McGary are the Thunder's inactives tonight. McGary is healthy enough to play, but won't.
Mitch McGary recalled by the Thunder. OKC playing tonight close to where he starred (U of Mich) in college.
Inactives for the Thunder tonight: Mitch McGary (on D-League assignment) and Grant Jerrett. Jerrett is OKC's first healthy inactive this yr.
Funny: Mitch McGary and Grant Jerrett had to take non-direct commercial flight to rejoin the Thunder earlier today. Team plane left Monday.
Grant Jerrrett and Mitch McGary have been recalled. They'll be with the team tonight in New Orleans though McGary is a gametime decision.
Grant Jerrett and Mitch McGary recalled by the Thunder. Both will be in New Orleans tonight. Will know about McGary's availability later.
Mitch McGary is flying to New Orleans to rejoin the Thunder. Scott Brooks unsure if he'll make his NBA debut tonight though.
Mitch McGary with 21 points (9-23 shooting) and 11 boards in 24 minutes for the Blue tonight.
Mitch McGary and Grant Jerrett both expected to play in the Blue game tonight in OKC (Cox Convention Center, 7 p.m.).
Mitch McGary scored 10 points on 4-10 shooting with five rebounds in 16 minutes for the Oklahoma City Blue today.
Mitch McGary not starting the second half, likely done for the night.
Mitch McGary at halftime: 4-of-10 FG, 10 points, 5 rebounds in 16 minutes.
Sluggish start for Mitch McGary: Two rebounds, a missed shot and a travel in his first six minutes. Looks winded. Comes out.
Among those in attendance to see Mitch McGary: Russell Westbrook, Sam Presti, Clay Bennett, Scott Brooks and his entire staff
Mitch McGary starting at center, Grant Jerrett at power forward for the Blue today. About to tip at the Cox Center.
Mitch McGary and Grant Jerrett have been assigned to the Blue and will both be in uniform this afternoon.
OKC sent Grant Jerrett & Mitch McGary to the D-League
This will be the official return for Mitch McGary from a foot fracture. All but assures he's available vs Pelicans Tuesday.
Grant Jerrett and Mitch McGary assigned to the OKC Blue. Both will play for them at 2 p.m. today at Cox Center.
Perry Jones didn't practice today. Mitch McGary did.
Same with Mitch McGary. Practiced, progressing, status unknown for Tuesday.