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.
Chris Dempsey: Malik Beasley (ankle) is also a game time decision for tonight’s game. Jamal Murray (ankle) is probable to play. #Nuggets
Duvalier Johnson: Jordi Fernandez said Malik Beasley is questionable for next game. MRI came back negative. “Everything is fine.” #Nuggets
Harrison Wind: Malik Beasley (right elbow strain/sprain) is available to play tonight vs 76ers. Juancho Hernangomez (illness) is out.
Charles F. Gardner: Beasley still not ready to play in a game but making progress. Suffered a left knee injury on Feb. 27 at Cleveland.
June 21, 2021 | 5:57 pm EDT Update
Mark Medina: Clippers coach Ty Lue said Kawhi Leonard is out for Game 2. He added Marcus Morris Sr. “is still experiencing soreness” and “getting treatment around the clock.” His status unclear for Game 2
Law Murray: Tyronn Lue says that Rajon Rondo’s “pace” is very important, especially with Leonard out. Sounds like he’ll continue in a similar role tomorrow as we saw in Game 1 yesterday. “Rondo brings more than scoring and shooting… we need all of the other intangibles that he brings.”
June 21, 2021 | 5:16 pm EDT Update
Brian Windhorst: Ben Simmons is doubtful to play for Australia in Tokyo Olympics, sources said. Will spend offseason working on skill development. Aussies scheduled to begin training this week in L.A.