12/03/2021, 4:56 PM
Participates in shootaround
Towns is officially listed as questionable, but he appears to be trending in the right direction and will likely be available Friday. Over his last six games, the star big man is averaging 26.3 points, 8.5 rebounds and 2.5 assists in 32.8 minutes per game. However, If he is unable to suit up, then Naz Reid and Jarred Vanderbilt (illness) should see increased usage.
12/03/2021, 4:52 PM
Out again Friday
McDaniels didn't travel with the team to Brooklyn and will miss his third straight game due to flu-like symptoms. On a positive note, Anthony Edwards (illness), Jarred Vanderbilt (illness) and Jaylen Nowell (illness) will all likely be available against the Nets.
12/02/2021, 10:42 PM
Nowell continues to deal with a non-COVID illness, but he was able to play through the issue Wednesday. He scored two points in six minutes during Wednesday's loss to the Wizards.