10:24 PM EST, Sat February 25, 2017
Chicago Tribune

Injury forces Michael Carter-Williams to skip Bulls' trip to Cleveland

The Bulls announced Michael Carter-Williams didn't travel to Cleveland because of patellar tendinitis. Carter-Williams joins Paul Zipser, who has left ankle tendinitis, in Chicago. Carter-Williams surprisingly started over Jerian Grant in Friday's overtime victory over the Suns but played only...

Boston Herald

AP Source: Suns acquire Scott from Hawks for cash

PHOENIX — A person with knowledge of the deal says the Phoenix Suns have acquired power forward Mike Scott from the Atlanta Hawks for cash.The person asked to remain anonymous because the deal had not been officially announced.The 6-foot-8 Scott, a second-round pick out of Virginia in 2012, was slowed by a knee injury to start this season and never became a significant part of the Hawks rotation.His best season with Atlanta was 2013-14, when he averaged 9.6 points per game but his scoring has declined ever since.Scott still faces drug-related charges from an arrest last July...

CSN Chicago

Bulls battling injuries as west coast trip comes to an end

MINNEAPOLIS The Bulls puzzling loss to the Phoenix Suns cost them more than just another game they couldnt afford to lose as Dwyane Wade sustained


Suns' Bender out 4-6 weeks after ankle surgery

Suns' Bender out 4-6 weeks after ankle surgery


Jimmy Butler Calls Kevin Durant Transfer To Warriors, ‘Good Move,’ Injury Update

The latest injury on Jimmy Butler only compounds the woes of a team that just can’t seem to catch a break. The Chicago Bulls’ alpha dog suffered a right heel contusion, which reduced him to a mere spectator on the sidelines. Butler has not seen action for three straight games since putting up a back-to-back 28-point performances on January 29 (vs. the Sixers) and on February 1 (against the Thunders). Although nothing is cast in stone yet, there’s a big possibility that the 27-year-old All-Star might not suit up when the Bulls visit the Phoenix Suns this coming Friday at the Talking...

FOX Sports

Phoenix Suns: Dragan Bender to have season-ending surgery

Phoenix Suns' rookie, Dragan Bender, will undergo season ending surgery on his ankle.According to sources, the Suns are about to lose their fourth pick in the 2016 draft, Dragan Bender, for the season after he undergoes ankle surgery today.After missing seven of the Suns' last eight ...

Arizona Republic

Phoenix Suns' Dragan Bender to miss significant time

MEMPHIS – Suns forward Dragan Bender will have surgery to repair his injured right ankle on Wednesday, putting the rest of his rookie season in jeopardy.         

FOX Sports

Suns' Bender to have ankle surgery, season in jeopardy

Dragan Bender averaged 3.2 points, and 2.2 rebounds in 38 games.

FOX Sports

Blake Griffin soars over Kevon Looney for poster dunk (Video)

In Blake Griffin's fourth game back from injury, the Los Angeles Clippers power forward threw down a monster dunk over poor Kevon Looney.If Blake Griffin's 29-8-5 stat line against the Phoenix Suns Wednesday night wasn't enough to let the world know he's back in full force, Thu...

Boston Herald

Griffin scores 29, Clippers bounce back to beat Suns 124-114

PHOENIX — A game against the Phoenix Suns was just what the embarrassed and short-handed Los Angeles Clippers needed.And even that wasn't all that easy.Blake Griffin scored 29 points in his third game back from injury and the Clippers bounced back from a humiliating 46-point loss at Golden State to beat the Suns 124-114 on Wednesday night.The victory over the team with the worst record in the West left Los Angeles 2-4 since Chris Paul went down with a torn left thumb ligament.Raymond Felton added 18 points and J.J. Redick 16 for the Clippers."Right now, we are scrambling for each win," Los...

FOX Sports

Nikola Jokic Injury Update

Nikola Jokic has gotten word on his injury and Nuggets fans can breathe a little bit easier now.The Nuggets rising star suffered what looked to be a nasty injury against the Phoenix Suns. Thankfully, X-Rays were negative and he was eventually walking under his own power.It has now been mad...

FOX Sports

X-rays negative on Nikola Jokic's hip injury

Nikola Jokic went down with a hip injury late in the Denver Nuggets' Thursday night game, but the initial X-rays came back negative.Late in the Denver Nuggets' 127-120 victory over the Phoenix Suns Thursday night, the home team had a legitimate scare when center Nikola Jokic went down wi...

FOX Sports

Nuggets' Jokic has 27 points, 14 rebounds before late injury

DENVER (AP) Nikola Jokic had 27 points, 14 rebounds and eight assists before leaving with an injury late in the game and the Denver Nuggets beat the Phoenix Suns 127-120 on Thursday night.