Rivers has a broken left hand and is likely to miss the next four-to-six weeks, according to Brian Windhorst of ESPN. Rivers suffered the injury during Wednesday night's loss to the Timberwolves. In the Clippers' first game without him Friday night, Jamal Crawford and Lance Stephenson were the main beneficiaries of extra playing time.
Rivers has been diagnosed with a broken left hand and will likely miss four-to-six weeks, ESPN's Brian Windhorst reports. Rivers has missed the last two games due to what the team initially described as a painful bruise on his left hand, but further testing revealed that the reserve guard has a broken bone and will miss at least a month in all likelihood. Without Rivers, the Clippers will be hurting for point guard depth behind Chris Paul as their other options are shooting guard Jamal Crawford or veteran Pablo Prigioni.
Rivers (hand) is questionable to play Sunday versus the Heat, Dan Woike of the OC Register reports. After injuring his hand in Wednesday's contest versus the Timberwolves, Rivers missed the following game Friday. His status Sunday will likely depend on how his hand is feeling closer to tip-off. If he cannot go, Jamal Crawford should see an expanded role in the the backup rotation. Expect an update on his status closer to game-time.
Rivers (hand) has been ruled out for Friday's game against Orlando, Ben Bolch of the Los Angeles Times reports. Rivers is dealing with what the team is referring to as a painful bruise on his left hand. After testing out his hand during warmup, Rivers was officially ruled out and will not take the floor against the Magic. J.J Redick and Jamal Crawford could see a few extra minutes in his absence.
Rivers is questionable for Friday's game against the Magic due to a bruising on his left hand, Josh Robbins of the Orlando Sentinel reports. Rivers will likely test out his hand in pregame warmups before making a final decision on whether or not to play. The cause of the injury is still unknown, although he did participate in Wednesday's loss to the Timberwolves. If he is held out, look for Pablo Prigioni to see extra action.
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