May 5, 2021 | 6:40 pm EDT Update
Mark Berman: NBA source confirms the #Rockets likely to sign guard Khyri Thomas to a 10-day contract Friday.
Adam Spolane: K.J. Martin will be the longest tenured Rocket available for tonight’s game. He signed with the team on December 1, 2020. Kevin Porter Jr, acquired on January 22 is the second longest tenured Rocket available tonight
Dane Moore: Chris Finch says there is “no specific date set” for the return of Malik Beasley, who will miss his 17th consecutive game tonight with a hamstring injury. Finch says that Beasley is “still progressing nicely” but has “no significant update” on Beasley’s health.
May 5, 2021 | 6:27 pm EDT Update
Chris Haynes: Brooklyn Nets guard Kyrie Irving and the Brooklyn Nets organization have each been fined $35,000 for violating league rules governing media interview access. Statement says fines result from Irving’s repeated refusal to participate in team postgame media availability.