Report: Detroit Pistons rookie Killian Hayes suffered labral tear in hip
DETROIT, MICHIGAN - JANUARY 01: Killian Hayes #7 of the Detroit Pistons drives to the basket against Payton Pritchard #11 of the Boston Celtics during the first half at Little Caesars Arena on January 01, 2021 in Detroit, Michigan. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Nic Antaya/Getty Images)DETROIT – Detroit Pistons rookie point guard Killian Hayes suffered a labral tear in his hip, according to reports. Killian Hayes is down and holding his thigh. Other rookies, Saddiq Bey and Isaiah Stewart, have been bright spots for the newly built Pistons team.
Changing of the guard: Rockets, Wiz make Westbrook-Wall deal
HOUSTON – Russell Westbrook is headed to the Washington Wizards and John Wall is moving to the Houston Rockets in a significant swap of point guards — one an MVP, the other a No. The Wizards shipped a future lottery-protected first round pick to the Rockets on Wednesday night. “With that said, the decision to part ways with John, one of the greatest players in franchise history, was extremely difficult. After a report surfaced that Wall wanted out of Washington, Sheppard said on Nov. 23 that Wall “didn’t request” to be moved when they spoke that morning. “There’s no plans to trade John,” Sheppard said during a video conference with reporters that day.
Report: Pistons trading Bruce Brown to Brooklyn for Musa, draft pick
The Detroit Pistons are reportedly trading guard Bruce Brown to the Brooklyn Nets as the NBA trade season begins on Monday. ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski broke the news on Monday morning, reporting the Pistons will trade Brown to the Nets for forward Dzanan Musa and a 2021 second-round pick (reportedly the Raptors original pick). The Detroit Pistons are trading G Bruce Brown to the Brooklyn Nets for F Dzanan Musa and a 2021 second-round pick, sources tell ESPN. — Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) November 16, 2020Bruce Brown was drafted by the Pistons in 2018 and played in 132 games for the team in two seasons. Musa, 21, has played 49 NBA games, averaging 4.3 points in 10 minutes.
Nikola Jokic, Buddy Hield among NBA players who tested positive for COVID-19
ORLANDO, Fla. As a part of the NBAs plan to get the season started this summer at Walt Disney World In Orlando, Fla., players are required to complete coronavirus (COVID-19) testing before they are allowed to participate in training camp. As testing rolls out, positives are beginning to show up with some big name players in the mix. The list includes:As cases grow in the state of Florida and positive tests continues to show up within the NBA, fans are wondering if it is worth the trouble with cancel the season trending on Twitter. The NBA season is set to fully resume on July 31.