J. Michael Falgoust: Collison (thigh contusion) practiced and expects to play tomorrow #PacersThunder
Scott Agness: Darren Collison won’t play tonight vs Warriors. Cory Joseph remains in the starting lineup.
Scott Agness: Darren Collison (right quad contusion) won’t dress tonight at LAC. Cory Joseph will start.
Mark Montieth: McMillan confirms pregame that @Darren Collison will play tonight, off the bench. Probably 10-15 minutes. Will play it by ear, so to speak.
Mark Montieth: . @Darren Collison was optimistic about playing on Friday. Probably will come off the bench at first.
Scott Agness: Pacers point guard Darren Collison is at least another week away from returning. He’s two weeks removed from having his left knee scope, and spent his All-Star break rehabbing with the team’s lead physical therapist.
James Ham: According to George Karl, Darren Collison is out tonight, but the team is hopeful he will play Wednesday in Atlanta.
Veteran guard Darren Collison missed Saturday night’s game with a left hamstring injury. From his courtside seat, he informed CSNBayArea.com that the injury required an MRI and the results were “not good." Collison confirmed that he would be out several days at minimum while the team’s medical staff waits to see how his body responds to treatment.
June 25, 2022 | 8:58 pm EDT Update
“I thought they crossed the line,” Kerr added. “I’m all for booing guys, cheering for your own team. The appropriate cheer — if you want to go down that path — is ‘so-and-so sucks, so-and-so sucks.’ … when they were saying ‘F you Draymond,’ 20,000 people, I thought of Draymond’s kid too.
Brandon Rahbar: I asked Chet Holmgren (very loudly) about his fit with SGA and Josh Giddey: “I feel like I fit in well with them. They’re great players. Shai is a really good scorer, Josh is a great passer. Just go out there and be a great floor spacer.”
Murray on bringing a winning mentality to the Kings: “I’m excited. I’m excited to get down there. I feel like for me, the first thing that I feel like I bring to the Kings is just a winning culture, winning mindset. I think that’ll be special for me, to be able to get down there and help them win and see success in that. So I’m excited to go down there and play with a lot of really good players.”
“Listen we still run that franchise [Magic]. If they wanna sell it to us, DeVos family, we’re ready to go right now,” O’Neal said on The Big Podcast. “This message go out to the DeVos family, if you’re ready to sell Orlando Magic, sell it to somebody who’s gonna take it to the next level, that’s us. D[ennis] Scott and then, D Scott can pick everybody else. Smart people combined with common sense people and people that’s been there before, you can’t go wrong.”
June 25, 2022 | 7:06 pm EDT Update
“Their continuity wasn’t there,” Perkins said on a recent appearance on JJ Redick’s The Old Man & the Three podcast (h/t Lee Tran of Fadeaway World) about Westbrook and Durant. “No matter how much they tried to fake it to the public, their brotherhood, it never was a brotherhood. And that’s okay, right, because you don’t have to be somebody’s brother to go out there and win a championship. But it helps. They never just got on the same page.