Dedmon finished with 14 points (6-13 FG, 3-4 3Pt, 4-5 FT), nine boards, two assists and three blocks in 28 minutes of a 143-138 double-overtime win against the Hornets on Monday. Dedmon saw the fewest minutes of all the Hawks' starters, but that didn't stop him from approaching a double-double. In three games since returning from a four-game absence, he's averaged 10.3 points, 8.3 rebounds, 1.7 steals and 1.0 blocks.
Dedmon (elbow) will be available for Friday's game at Washington, Sarah K. Spencer of The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports. Dedmon was considered probable for Friday's contest, and he'll indeed be suiting up after a four-game absence. The 30-year-old started the previous four games at center before picking up the elbow injury and figures to rejoint he starting five versus the Wizards.
Dedmon (elbow) is expected to play in Friday's game against Washington, KL Chouinard of Hawks.com reports. Hawks GM Travis Schlenk said Tuesday that the team "fully expects" to have Dedmon available Friday, which will come on the heels of three full days off. The veteran was able to get shots up at shootaround Monday morning, and while he didn't play in the night's loss to Memphis, his sore right elbow appears to be nearing full strength. Prior to the injury, Dedmon had started the previous four games at center.
Dedmon (elbow) was able to take part in some minor shooting drills during Monday's shootaround, Sarah K. Spencer of The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports. Dedmon's status for Monday's tilt with Memphis hasn't changed, though his participation in shootaround bodes well for his chances of making a return Friday against Washington. Look for another update on his status to come later in the week.
Dedmon (elbow) is listed as out for Monday's game against the Grizzlies, Chris Kirschner of The Athletic reports. Dedmon will be sidelined for a fourth straight game while he recovers from a non-surgical procedure on his sore right elbow. After Monday, the Hawks will have three days off before returning to action Friday in Washington, so Dedmon could be ready to go for that contest if he's able to take part in practice in between those games.
Last 7 Games
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