Jonathan Feigen: Mike D’Antoni said there is no timetable on Trevor Ariza, but he is getting close. Rockets could hold him out until after the All Star break.
Mark Berman: Trevor Ariza says #Rockets doctors told him his hamstring injury is not as bad as James Harden's was which was a grade 2 hamstring injury
Mark Berman: Mike D'Antoni says Trevor Ariza will miss some games. Expects he'll be re-evaluated in a week.
Jonathan Feigen: Eric Gordon out with a stomach virus. Trevor Ariza will play well ahead of schedule. Nene also good to go for Rockets vs. Grizzlies.
David Hardisty: Rockets call Trevor Ariza's injury a "left midfoot sprain". He will miss the 3-game road trip, be re-evaluated when they return.
Jonathan Feigen: Rockets forward Trevor Ariza could miss some time this week with a bruised left foot, a source said. He was stepped on last night.
May 24, 2022 | 6:48 pm EDT Update
Barry Jackson: Herro told me yesterday he is hopeful about playing tomorrow. But if medical staff thinks it’s a mistake (quite possible), he likely won’t play. As of yesterday, he had discomfort running. No Heat access today
Anthony Chiang: The Heat is listing Herro (left groin strain), Kyle Lowry (left hamstring strain), Max Strus (right hamstring strain), P.J. Tucker (left knee irritation) and Gabe Vincent (left hamstring strain) as questionable for Game 5. Jimmy Butler is not on the injury report.
Darren Wolfson: JD Davison of Alabama was among draft prospects in with the #Timberwolves today. Bigger headline: New POBO Tim Connelly is said to have been in the gym. In other words, he’s already grinding. #RaisedByWolves
May 24, 2022 | 5:01 pm EDT Update
Zach LaVine underwent arthroscopic surgery on his left knee on Tuesday in Los Angeles. Chicago Bulls executives are in Los Angeles to attend various agency pro days in advance of next month’s NBA Draft and were in close contact with the two-time All-Star guard, who is expected to begin a short rehabilitation period shortly. In a release, the team termed the surgery “successful” and said LaVine is expected to make a full recovery.