Pelicans Steven Adams out against Suns

New Orleans Pelicans center Steven Adams will not play Friday night against the Phoenix Suns due to an ankle injury according to head coach Stan Van Gundy, per Jim Eichenhofer. Adams injured the ankle in the team’s game Wednesday night against Portland, causing him to leave the game in the third quarter.

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Ben Simmons out against the Bulls

According to Cassidy Hubbarth of ESPN, Philadelphia Sixers point forward Ben Simmons will miss the team’s Friday night matchup with the Chicago Bulls due to an illness ( we don’t think COVID-19). This is the second straight game Simmons has missed.

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Anthony Davis to miss at least a month

From nba.com: he Lakers’ short-term future in a competitive Western Conference is murkier than ever following Thursday’s loss to the Brooklyn Nets. The uncertainty came not from the game, but after it, when Los Angeles coach Frank Vogel disclosed that All-NBA big man Anthony Davis’ would miss at least another four weeks after his aggravated right Achilles’ tendon had been re-evaluated by team doctors. “He’s going to be out for four weeks,” Vogel said. “We want to try to put this fully behind him, be conservative with it just to make sure…

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This New Balance 997 is available in Japan

This New Balance 997 sports a multi-hued combination leather, suede and plaid upper. On the lateral and medial sides are yellow “N” logos. Below this upper resides a two-tone white and grey midsole, with the aesthetic completed with a black rubber outsole. These are already available in Japan , but there is no word on whether these will see a domestic release. New Balance 997 February 18, 2021 ¥33,000

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February 18, 2021 NBA Recap

Who Got It Done pt rb ast Norman PowellTOR @ MIL 29 4 3   2 stl James HardenBRK @ LAL 23 5 11   2 stl Pascal SiakamTOR @ MIL 27 6 5   2 blk LeBron JamesLAL vs. BRK 32 8 7 Tyler HerroMIA @ SAC 27 4 3 Kelly OlynykMIA @ SAC 22 7 2 M. BagleySAC vs. MIA 19 10 2 Nemanja BjelicaSAC vs. MIA 25 8 3   2 stl Bam AdebayoMIA @ SAC 16 12 10   Triple-double Joe HarrisBRK @ LAL 21 5 1   6-7 3-pt Yesterday’s Scores…

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This Adidas Rod Laver is now available

This Rod Laver sports a mesh upper overlaid with white leather at the eyerow , that of team collegiate gold at the heel and suede at the toe. Team collegiate gold takes care of the Adidas branding on the tongue, while white is used on the Rod Laver and Trefoil branding on the heel. Below this upper resides a yellow-tinged white midsole and a team collegiate gold rubber outsole. The “Team Collegiate Gold” Adidas Rod Laver is currently available at adidas.com and select retail establishments; they will carry a $90…

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