Wiggins (illness) will not play in Friday's preseason game against the Bobcats, Jerry Zgoda of the Minneapolis Star Tribune reports.
Wiggins was considered questionable for Friday's contest, and he is apparently still under the weather, so the Timberwolves decided to hold him out for the third game in a row. Wiggins will have a few more days to rest and recover prior to Wednesday's season opener, and there has been no indication he is in any danger of missing that contest.
Wiggins (illness) is listed as questionable for Friday's preseason finale against the Hornets, Jerry Zgoda of The Minneapolis Star-Tribune reports.
Wiggins is still dealing with the ill-effects of an allergic reaction and missed practice on both Wednesday and Thursday. The reaction is not believed to be anything serious and Wiggins' absences were likely just precautionary. Wiggins should be cleared to play against Charlotte, but consider him a game time decision for now.
Wiggins was held out of Wednesday's preseason game against the Grizzlies after suffering an allergic reaction, but his absence may have just been precautionary. His participation in practice Thursday seems to indicate the allergies were just a short-term setback, and so long as they don't affect his abilities on the court during Friday's morning shootaround, Wiggins will likely be cleared to play in the finale.
Wiggins is dealing with an allergic reaction, and will be sidelined for Wednesday's exhibition matchup against the Grizzlies, Kyle Ratke of NBA.com reports.
The issue does not appear to be serious, as the Timberwolves have no need to push their young star in a preseason game. He figures to be ready to go for the team's season opener next week. Wiggins' status for Friday's preseason finale is up in the air at this time.
Wiggins will sit out Sunday's preseason game.
Wiggins will get a routine night of rest, along with Ricky Rubio, Karl-Anthony Towns, Zach LaVine, Gorgui Dieng, and Shabazz Muhammad. He'll likely be back for Wednesday's preseason bout with the Grizzlies.
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