Friday, December 26, 2014

Hawes Also Ruled Out For Saturday

In addition to missing tonight’s game for the 76ers against the Atlanta Hawks, Spencer Hawes will also sit out tomorrow in Miami against the Heat.

Hawes Also Ruled Out For Saturday

Spencer Hawes is suffering from an Achilles strain that will sideline him for at least two games. (Michael Perez/AP Photo)
Spencer Hawes is suffering from an Achilles strain that will sideline him for at least two games. (Michael Perez/AP Photo)

In addition to missing tonight’s game for the 76ers against the Atlanta Hawks, Spencer Hawes will also sit out tomorrow in Miami against the Heat.

Sixers coach Doug Collins said that the team wants to be cautious with Hawes, who is suffering from a left Achilles strain.

“He won’t play tomorrow,” Collins said in tonight’s pre-game media session.

Earlier today, Collins had said Hawes wouldn’t play tonight.

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“This is an injury that if you come back too soon, you can be right back to where you were,” Collins said.

Marc Narducci Inquirer Staff Writer
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Keith Pompey has been an Inquirer reporter since September 2004 and took over the Sixers beat in the summer of 2013 after covering Temple basketball and football for the previous three years.

Marc Narducci has served in a variety of roles with the Inquirer since beginning in 1983. He has covered the 76ers as a backup and a beat writer. In addition, Narducci has covered everything from the Super Bowl to the World Series and a lot in between.

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