Derrick Jones Jr.

#5 SF / Miami Heat / EXP: 3YRS Height: 6-6 Weight: 210 lb Age: 23 College: Nevada-Las Vegas
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    Heat's Derrick Jones: Good to go for Game 4

    Jones will be available for Monday's Game 4 against Indiana, Anthony Chiang of the Miami Herald reports.Questionable coming in, Jones has now been removed from the injury report and will be an option for coach Erik Spoelstra off the bench. After shaking off a scary-looking neck injury near the end of seeding play, Jones has averaged 11.7 minutes per game through the first three games of the series.

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    Heat's Derrick Jones: Questionable for Game 4

    Jones is considered questionable for Monday's Game 4 against Indiana due to a sprained left ankle.Jones' availability is something to monitor, but he's typically not a player to target in DFS contests. Through three playoff games, Jones has registered just seven points, four rebounds and four assists in 35 minutes.

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    Heat's Derrick Jones: Scoreless in nine minutes

    Jones (ankle) managed zero points (0-1 FT), two assists and one steal in nine minutes during Saturday's 124-115 Game 3 win against the Pacers.Jones had been listed as questionable due to an ankle injury he suffered in Thursday's Game 2. While he was able to give it a go, Jones was the only one of nine Miami Heat players who took the court that saw single-digit minutes. He hasn't been much of a factor through three playoff games, and Jones is inconsistent enough offensively that he's somewhat of a dart throw in daily fantasy leagues even when he's earning fairly decent playing time.

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    Heat's Derrick Jones: Cleared to play

    Jones (ankle) will be available for Saturday's Game 3 matchup with the Pacers, Ira Winderman of the South Florida Sun Sentinel reports.Jones injured his ankle in Game 2 and was subsequently given a questionable designation for Saturday's contest. However, the issue must not have been too serious, as he has been given the green light. Look for him to take on his usual role off the bench assuming he avoids any setbacks.

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    Heat's Derrick Jones: Questionable with ankle sprain

    Jones is questionable for Saturday's Game 3 against the Pacers due to a sprained left ankle.Jones suffered the injury in Game 2 and might be sidelined for the Miami Heat, who have a 2-0 lead over the Pacers. In the series, he's totaled seven points, four rebounds, two assists and two steals in 26 minutes.

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    Heat's Derrick Jones: Cleared to play Game 1

    Jones (neck) has been officially cleared to play in Tuesday's Game 1 against the Pacers, Anthony Chiang of the Miami Herald reports.Jones was initially listed as questionable, but he was evaluated by the Miami Heat's head athletic trainer during pregame warmups and will be available for coach Erik Spoelstra off the bench.

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    Heat's Derrick Jones: Expected to be available

    Jones (neck) is expected to be available for Tuesday's Game 1 against Indiana, Andre Fernandez of The Athletic reports.Just four days ago, Jones was being stretchered off the floor in the Miami Heat's final seeding game, but his neck injury proved to be much less serious than it initially looked. Per coach Erik Spoelstra, Jones is expected to be cleared by Miami's medical staff prior to Tuesday's tip, so he could be back in the mix off the bench. In seven seeding games, Jones averaged 18.0 minutes of action.

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    Heat's Derrick Jones: Questionable for Game 1

    Jones (neck) is listed as questionable for Tuesday's Game 1 against the Pacers.Jones suffered a scary neck injury in Friday's seeding game against the Pacers, but it turned out to be much less serious than it initially appeared. The springy wing was unable to practice Sunday, but he went through the walk-through portion of Monday's session, so there's a chance he'll be available off the bench Tuesday.

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    Heat's Derrick Jones: Doesn't practice Sunday

    Jones (neck) did not practice on Sunday, Ira Winderman of the South Florida Sun Sentinel reports.After being stretchered off the court during Friday's loss to the Pacers, Jones was held out of practice on Sunday due to a strained neck. Jones looks to have avoided a serious injury, but be sure to monitor the 23-year-old's status as tipoff approaches.

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    Heat's Derrick Jones: Hopeful for Round 1

    Jones (neck) is taking things day-by-day and is hopeful to play in the Miami Heat's first-round playoff series versus the Pacers, Anthony Chiang of the Miami Herald reports.Jones was taken off the court Friday in a stretcher, so the fact that his neck is just feeling "a little sore" at this point is certainly great news. Look for Andre Iguodala to be the prime beneficiary in terms of minutes off the bench should he ultimately have to miss some time.