11:24 PM EST, Fri December 19, 2014

Fantasy Update

4 hours ago
Joel Freeland will start against the Spurs on Friday.

Who will replace injured Robin Lopez in the Trail Blazers' rotation?

Chris Kaman, Joel Freeland, Meyers Leonard, Thomas Robinson and Dorell Wright could all be in line to see more minutes with starting center Robin Lopez out of the lineup.

Time for Olynyk to take his shots

BOSTON -- Early in the fourth quarter of Sunday's loss to the Portland Trail Blazers, with the Boston Celtics in desperate need of an offensive spark, second-year big man Kelly Olynyk received the ball beyond the 3-point arc with a fair amount of space between him and his defender. And he hesitated. So long, in fact, that by the time Olynyk finally elected to pump fake, Joel Freeland had parked himself in front of Olynyk with a hand in his face and didn't even consider biting.

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