Kyle Goon: Donovan Mitchell is headed to the locker room with a trainer under each arm, walking tenderly. This is a nightmare for the Jazz.
May 23, 2018 | 2:26 pm EDT Update
When Larry Nance Jr. joined the Cavaliers in a Feb. 8 trade from the Los Angeles Lakers, he needed direction about how his new team did things. He needed a workout partner. He needed insight into the Cavs offense and his responsibilities on defense. The Revere High School product got all that from Tristan Thompson, a player much like himself — a high-energy, athletic and versatile big man who to this point in his career has not been a prolific scorer.