Shumpert had 10 points (3-5 FG, 3-5 3Pt, 1-2 FT), and two rebounds in 18 minutes during Saturday's 126-121 victory over Golden State.
Shumpert came off the bench to score 10 points including three triples. Danuel House (foot) was unavailable meaning Shumpert slid up in the rotation, providing some valuable offensive contributions. The status of House remains unclear and should he be forced to sit again Monday, Shumpert would likely remain a part of the rotation.
Shumpert will see time on the court in Sunday's game against Golden State due to Austin Rivers (illness) sitting out, Marc J. Spears of ESPN.com reports.
Shumpert only played a combined 17 minutes in the first two games of Round 1 against Utah before sitting out the final three contests, but he's going to be back in the rotation Sunday with Rivers sitting out. In the 20 games he's appeared in since joining the Rockets, Shumpert has averaged 4.6 points, 2.7 rebounds and 1.1 assists.
Shumpert is out for rest purposes Wednesday against the Clippers, Tim MacMahon of ESPN.com reports.
Shumpert will rest for the second game of a back-to-back. Look for Gerald Green to see an increase in run in Shumpert's absence.
Shumpert supplied six points (2-6 FG, 2-5 3Pt), three rebounds, one steal, and one block in 16 minutes during Tuesday's 108-94 loss to the Bucks.
Shumpert continues to earn less playing time than several reserves on most nights, including Danuel House and Austin Rivers. Still, the absence of Gerald Green (shoulder), who is expected to be sidelined for about a week, opens up a bit more playing time that Shumpert could potentially soak up short-term.
Shumpert will start Wednesday against the Grizzlies, Jonathan Feigen of the Houston Chronicle reports.
With Eric Gordon (rest) out, Shumpert will draw the start. On the decision to give Shumpert the nod over Danuel House, coach Mike D'Antoni noted that House needs to play longer minutes at the four with P.J. Tucker playing backup center due to Kenneth Farried's (knee) absence.
Shumpert will not play Tuesday at Atlanta due to rest, Jonathan Feigen of the Houston Chronicle reports.
With the Rockets starting their back-to-back games Tuesday and Wednesday, the team has decided to rest Shumpert for Tuesday's matchup but the former first-round pick will likely be back in time for Wednesday's date at Memphis. Gerald Green is a probable candidate to fill in off the bench for the absence of Shumpert on Tuesday.
Shumpert supplied four points (2-6 FG, 0-3 3Pt), three rebounds, one assist, one steal, and one block in 14 minutes during Wednesday's 106-104 loss to the Warriors.
Shumpert played sparingly as per usual, and he's yet to reach double figures in scoring through nine games with the Rockets. His role has been reduced considerably after he started 40 of 42 games with the Kings, as he averaged 26.2 minutes per night in Sacramento compared to 16.1 thus far in Houston.
Shumpert (calf) will be available for Friday's game against Philadelphia, Alykhan Bijani of The Athletic reports.
Shumpert has been cleared to play following a three-game absence due to a right calf issue. He's averaging 4.0 points, 1.8 rebounds and 1.4 assists over his previous five contests off the bench.
Shumpert (calf) is questionable for Friday's game against the 76ers, Jonathan Feigen of the Houston Chronicle reports.
Shumpert has missed the past three games due to right calf soreness, though he may be able to make his return Friday. More information on his status may arrive after the team's morning shootaround.
Shumpert (calf) will miss Tuesday's game against the Raptors, Tim MacMahon of ESPN.com reports.
Right calf soreness will prevent Shumpert from appearing in a third straight contest. His next chance to play is Friday's game against the 76ers.
Shumpert (calf) is considered questionable for Tuesday's game against the Raptors, Mark Berman of Fox 26 in Houston reports.
Shumpert has missed the last two games with a sore right calf, but the hope is that he'll be able to get back on the floor Tuesday. Look for a more definitive update following shootaround in the morning.
Shumpert (calf) will not play in Sunday's game against the Celtics, Jonathan Feigen of the Houston Chronicle reports.
This comes as no surprise, as Shumpert came into Sunday with a doubtful designation. This will be his second consecutive absence, and he should be considered questionable for Tuesday against the Raptors.
Shumpert (calf) has been deemed doubtful for Sunday's game against the Celtics, Jonathan Feigen of the Houston Chronicle reports.
Shumpert exited Wednesday's victory over the Hornets after suffering a calf injury, and was unable to suit up the next night. It looks like the injury will likely keep him sidelined for consecutive games. Confirmation on his status will likely come closer to game-time Sunday.
Shumpert (calf) will not play Thursday against Miami, Jonathan Feigen of the Houston Chronicle reports.
Shumpert left Wednesday's game with a right calf injury, so it's no surprise the Rockets will hold him out on the second night of a back-to-back. Expect Gerald Green and Austin Rivers to absorb the bulk of Shumpert's playing time.
Shumpert was forced to leave Wednesday's game with a sore right calf and he will not return, Craig Ackerman of AT&T SportsNet Southwest reports.
Shumpert saw just six minutes Wednesday before suffering a right calf injury. The severity of the injury is unknown at this time, however more information should come out following Wednesday's game. At this time, he should be considered questionable for Thursday's game against the Heat.
Shumpert (knee) has been cleared to play Monday against Atlanta, Jonathan Feigen of the Houston Chronicle reports.
Shumpert was held out of the Rockets' past two contests with a minor knee issue, but he was on the floor at shootaround Monday morning and will be back in his usual, bench role for the night's matchup with the Hawks. In three games with Houston after coming over from Sacramento, Shumpert has played 24, 24 and 21 minutes, respectively.
Shumpert (knee) is listed as questionable for Monday's game against the Hawks, Mark Berman of Fox 26 Houston reports.
The Rockets said last Wednesday that Shumpert would be out at least the next two games, and now that those games have passed he appears to be progressing towards a return. The 28-year-old is nursing a sore right knee and hasn't seen game action since Feb. 13 at Minnesota, prior to the All-Star break.
Shumpert will not play in the Rockets' next two games due to a sore right knee, Tim MacMahon of ESPN reports.
It's unclear when the soreness began, but it apparently crept up over the break, and Shumpert will not be available for either game of the Rockets' upcoming two-game road trip. Houston acquired the veteran guard from Sacramento at the deadline, and he played at least 21 minutes in three games with the Rockets before the All-Star break.
Shumpert collected three points (1-5 FG, 1-5 3Pt), four rebounds, one steal and one block across 24 minutes in the Rockets' 117-112 loss to the Thunder on Saturday.
Shumpert was making his debut for the Rockets after being acquired via trade from the Kings on Wednesday. The veteran wing made his second shot in a Houston uniform, a three-pointer from the corner, but couldn't find the net on his other four tries. However, Shumpert's primary contributions are expected to come on the defensive end, despite the fact he's currently sporting his best scoring average (8.9) since the 2014-15 campaign.
Shumpert is available to play Saturday against the Thunder, Alykhan Bijani of The Athletic reports.
After being acquired from Sacramento on Wednesday, Shumpert will be ready to make his debt with his new team Saturday. Shumpert figures to add depth at both the shooting-guard and small-forward positions on the Rockets moving forward.
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