Orlando Magic guard J.J. Redick scored in the single-digits for the second straight contest on Friday night versus the Brooklyn Nets.
J.J. Redick had his worst game shooting the basketball this NBA season as he was unable to make any jump shots while finishing with only two points in his team’s loss by the score of 98-86.
Reddick shot 0 of 4, which included 0 of 3 from three point land, but he did end up making both free throws that he attempted. He also dished out four assists and grabbed two rebounds in 27 minutes of playing time while coming off the bench.
Guard Ricky Rubio close to practicing for first time in nine months
For Minnesota Timberwolves guard Ricky Rubio, waiting has been the most difficult part of his rehab process.
And with the Timberwolves talented young player extremely close to getting back on the basketball court again, Rubio knows that patience is key in his recovery from a torn ACL.
NBA Videos: Nick Young makes insane shot versus Bobcats
Philadelphia 76ers guard Nick Young made an insanely difficult jump shot versus the Charlotte Bobcats (37 seconds into video).
Watch the shot from our NBA videos archive.
Minnesota TimberwolvesAndrei Kirilenko injury of back spasms forced him to sit out Friday night’s contest versus the Milwaukee Bucks.
Kirilenko has sat out the team’s last two games and is listed on the Minnesota Timberwolves injury report as day to day.
Knicks Jason Kidd injury to back will make him sit out Friday
New York Knicks Jason Kidd injury to his back forced him to miss last Monday night’s contest versus the Brooklyn Nets and Wednesday night’s contest versus the Milwaukee Bucks.
Initial rumors had Kidd possibly sitting out for awhile, however MRI results came back negative, which is promising for the New York Knicks guard.
Andrew Bogut injury leaves him “out indefinitely” for Warriors
Golden State Warriors center Andrew Bogut injury to his ankle appears to be much more serious than it was previously being portrayed by the team. Bogut had surgery on his ankle back in April, and now the team has him listed on the Golden State Warriors injury report as “out indefinitely.”
According to team sources, Bogut’s surgery was to
“clean out loose particles and bone spurs in the ankle.”
The Warriors were reporting last week that Andrew Bogut was close to returning, and it was very likely that he would start practicing on Monday. However, when Bogut wasn’t found at practice, questions started to arise about a possible setback.
New York Knicks Amare Stoudemire, who’s injury to his knee forced him to have surgery back in October, is hoping to return to the basketball court around Christmas.
Stoudemire is still listed on the New York Knicks injury report without a timetable for his return.