Kevin Huerter has been 100 percent cleared for all basketball activities after the Hawks’ first-round draft pick had the start of his rookie offseason interrupted by hand surgery. [...] They selected the shooting guard out of Maryland after he had surgery. Huerter had an undiagnosed torn ligament between his ring and pinkie fingers on this right hand that was discovered during pre-draft workouts. [...] The cast is gone and Huerter can take part in offseason workouts on the court The Hawks begin training camp late next month.
Adrian Wojnarowski: Maryland forward Kevin Huerter, a projected first-round pick in the June NBA Draft, underwent surgery to repair torn ligaments in his right hand, sources tell ESPN. He will be sidelined for two months.
May 15, 2021 | 9:07 pm EDT Update
Jrue Holiday has now played in 59 games and will earn a $255K bonus for averaging more than 3.15 rebounds. Holiday also earned two separate bonuses of $255K for games and minutes played. The guard has three more bonuses in play: $100K for being named All-Defensive (1st or 2nd team), $200K if Milwaukee reaches the NBA Finals and $1M if the Bucks win the championship.
Jason Anderson: The Kings list De’Aaron Fox (protocols), Tyrese Haliburton (knee), Richaun Holmes (knee) and Justin James (ankle) out for Sunday’s game against the Utah Jazz. Marvin Bagley III (groin) and Harrison Barnes (adductor) are doubtful. Hassan Whiteside (back) is questionable.
Rod Beard: #Pistons injury report for Sunday’s season finale vs. #Heat: Jerami Grant, Isaiah Stewart, Sekou Doumbouya, Wayne Ellington, Rodney McGruder and Dennis Smith Jr. are OUT. Frank Jackson and Deividas Sirvydis are doubtful and Cory Joseph is questionable. #DFS
May 15, 2021 | 8:04 pm EDT Update
Mark Medina: Vanessa Bryant: “I wish my husband was here to accept this incredible award. He and Gigi deserve to be here to witness this.” Vanessa noted Kobe was talking about his HOF nod a week before his tragedy