CLEVELAND — An individual acquainted with the scenario says Cavaliers start line guard George Hill will miss not less than two weeks with a shoulder damage.
Hill has a sprained shoulder, stated the one who spoke to The Related Press on situation of anonymity as a result of Cleveland has not but offered an replace on the veteran guard’s situation. Hill was stored out of Wednesday’s loss to Oklahoma Metropolis due to soreness.
ESPN was first to report Hill’s damage.
Hill’s setback is one other shot to the Cavs, who’re an NBA-worst 1-10 and might be with out All-Star ahead Kevin Love for one more 5 weeks — and probably longer.
Whereas Hill is out, rookie Collin Sexton will possible keep within the beginning lineup. The No. eight total decide made his first begin towards the Thunder and completed with a season-high 15 factors, two rebounds and an help in 42 minutes.
Cleveland coach Larry Drew has urged his veterans to be affected person with Sexton whereas he develops.