Ayton (ankle) will remain sidelined for Tuesday's tilt against the Trail Blazers, Gina Mizell of The Athletic reports. Ayton made it through shootaround and indicated he hoped to play Tuesday, but that ultimately will not be the case. The Suns do not play again until Saturday, so he will have another three days off to recover. As a result, Aron Baynes and Dario Saric figure to again see increased workloads.
Ayton (ankle) went through shootaround Tuesday morning, Gina Mizell of The Athletic reports. "We'll see how he feels tonight," coach Monty Williams said of Ayton. "Hopefully he can go." The big man has already missed the last two games, but he looks to be trending in the right direction as Tuesday's game approaches. The Suns will likely wait until closer to game time to issue an update on his status.
Ayton (ankle) is questionable for Tuesday's game against Portland, Jamie Goldberg of The Oregonian reports. Ayton is in danger of missing his third straight contest due to a left ankle sprain, but the team likely won't have more on his status until closer to tipoff. Aron Baynes should continue to start at center if Ayton can't go.
Ayton (ankle) is listed as out for Sunday's game against the Bucks, Duane Rankin of The Arizona Republic reports. Ayton missed Friday's game against the Blazers with a left ankle issue and will miss at least one more game. His expected return date is not yet clear, though he was at least able to participate in the non-contact portion of Thursday's practice. Aron Baynes started in his absence Friday and will likely do so again Sunday.
Ayton (ankle) is out Friday against the Trail Blazers, Duane Rankin of The Arizona Republic reports. As expected, Ayton will sit out as he heals from a left ankle injury. In his place, Aron Baynes and Cheick Diallo should see expanded roles.
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