Grizzlies guard Dillon Brooks will miss the start of the season to ensure he fully recovers from a broken left hand. The Grizzlies announced Tuesday that the decision for Brooks to receive additional treatment was made after reviewing imaging in checking Brooks as part of the team’s return to play protocol. Brooks will be reevaluated in two to three weeks.
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Marc Stein: Grizzlies say Dillon Brooks is out at least 2-to-3 more weeks as he recovers from a fracture in his left hand. More NBA from me: marcstein.Substack.com pic.twitter.com/Najamv4H2V
Michael Wallace: Dillon Brooks sitting with Grizz VP of ops Zach Kleiman as ESPN broadcast discusses Brooks having some issues “cleaned out” of left hand that’s in brace/cast. Brooks expected to be read for camp next month.
Meghan Triplett: Dillon Brooks is OUT tonight for the @Memphis Grizzlies.
Omari Sanfoka II: The Grizzlies have been granted a $689K disabled player exception by the NBA for the loss of Dillon Brooks, via sources
Michael Grange: Chatting w/ @Dillon Brooks who is starting lengthy rehab after tearing ligament on instep along his right big toe. Had surgery a week a go and has been staying with his Mom in Toronto area since. Likely out four months; non-weight bearing for a month.
Omari Sanfoka II: Per sources, the #Grizzlies have applied for a Disabled Player Exception for Dillon Brooks.
The Memphis Grizzlies today provided a medical update for guard/forward Dillon Brooks. Brooks underwent successful surgery today to repair a ruptured ligament in his right big toe. He is expected to miss the remainder of the 2018-19 season, but a full recovery is anticipated prior to 2019 training camp.
Chris Mannix: Dillon Brooks had surgery to repair the ruptured ligament in his right big toe, per Grizzlies. Brooks — a valuable reserve in Memphis — is out for the rest of the season.
Wayne Selden: Blessings to my brudda @Dillon Brooks. Come back even stronger ! #db24
Brooks suffered a ruptured ligament in his right big toe on January 5 against the San Antonio Spurs and is expected to undergo surgery this week. An update will be provided following the procedure.
Shams Charania: Sources @TheAthleticNBA @WatchStadium: Memphis’ Dillon Brooks is likely to miss the remainder of the season with right toe injury. Brooks will undergo a procedure, but is expected to fully recover and have full summer of workouts.
Omari Sanfoka II: Joakim Noah and Dillon Brooks are good to go tonight. Jevon Carter is active.
Omari Sanfoka II: Dillon Brooks, Mike Conley and JaMychal Green are officially good to go tonight against the Lakers. No Omri Casspi or Joakim Noah
Michael Wallace: Dillon Brooks arrived at Staples early and just wrapped up extensive pregame workout. Encouraged about chances to be on active roster and possibly playing tonight vs Lakers. Brooks (MCL sprain) last played on Nov. 10 vs Sixers.
Omari Sanfoka II: Dillon Brooks’ injury status has been upgraded to “questionable” entering tomorrow’s game against the Lakers.
David Cobb: Grizzlies announce that Dillon Brooks is expected to return by the end of the month. Another update on Chandler Parsons will be given in approximately two weeks.
Mark Giannotto: Bad Memphis Grizzlies news: Dillon Brooks will be out 6 to 8 weeks with a grade 2 MCL sprain Good Memphis Grizzlies news: JaMychal Green is expected to return within the next 2 weeks.
David Cobb: Dillon Brooks will not play tomorrow, according to the Grizzlies.
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October 17, 2021 | 7:48 pm EDT Update
The NBA G League will increase its base player salaries from $35k to $37k this season, adding $2k per player, sources told Hoops Rumors. Players previously made $7,000 per month — or $35k per season — numbers that will see slight increases starting with the 2021/22 season.
Dane Moore: Chris Finch on Malik Beasley’s role: “We’ve been tellin’ him that he’s probably gonna get more opportunities with the second unit than he is with the first. Just because of all the high usage guys that are in that unit.”
Tom Orsborn: As Spurs’ elder statesman, Thad Young says he’s “a voice behind coach Pop” and his staff and is continuing to “instill the will that I bring to the court, all the intangible things I do.”
JD Shaw: Swedish point guard Barra Njie is signing a contract in the NBA G League and entering the October 23 draft, agent Jerry Dianis tells @HoopsRumors. Njie rejected multiple EuroLeague and ACB offers, Dianis said.