The idea of starting Bennett at small forward was discussed before Friday's loss to the Celtics, and he was used at the position in the game, matching a season high with 20 minutes on the court.
Only day removed from a right shoulder sprain,
Bennett's struggles continued as he missed a 19-foot jumper in the third quarter for his only field goal attempt of the night. He was held scoreless with one rebounds in a 127-125 victory.
Bennett has only converted 1 of 21 field goal attempts this season. He is averaging less than a point and 2.6 rebounds per game through seven games.
Bennett suffered a sprained right shoulder Friday. X-rays on his shoulder came back negative. Bennett had surgery on his left shoulder at the end of his collegiate season. The Cavaliers will likely take a cautious approach with the struggling rookie, who has only made 1 of 20 field goal attempts this season.
Bennett left Friday's game against the 76ers in the second quarter with a sprained right shoulder. He finished the game with no points and one rebound in six minutes and was unable to return after the injury.
His status still remains uncertain for the back-end of Saturday's home-and-home set against the 76ers in Cleveland. The
Bennett sustained the injury in the second quarter and had to be taken to the locker room for X-rays. He was ruled out for the remainder of the game. He had just one rebound and no points while logging six minutes of game action before getting hurt.
Bennett had surgery on his left shoulder at the end of his collegiate season. His status remains up in the air for Saturday at home against the 76ers.
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