He’ll likely miss at least some of next season, although the Lakers were saying today that the recovery time is 6-9 months — and the goal is to have him back at the start of next season. As for amnestying him? Forget it, GM Mitch Kupchak said. Not even being discussed.
The 6 O’Clock News: Jordan Hill to be cleared soon; Knicks add Jones for remainder of season; Spurs waive Stephen Jackson
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Having been a Philadelphia 76ers fan for nearly four decades, that’s a pretty big deal. Usually there are only three circumstances that can get me to throw my allegiance behind a team I have despised for as long as I’ve watched the NBA.
1. By winning, the Celtics would beat a team whose loss would help the 76ers.
2. By winning, the Celtics would get a tougher playoff opponent.
3. By winning, the Celtics would prevent a zombie apocalypse.