Monday, August 3, 2015

Iguodala unlikely to play vs. Cavs

Andre Iguodala will likely miss his second game in a row with left knee tendinitis. Sixers coach Doug Collins said Jodie Meeks would again start in his place for tonight’s game against Cleveland at the Wells Fargo Center.

Iguodala unlikely to play vs. Cavs

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Andre Iguodala will likely miss his second game in a row with left knee tendinitis. Sixers coach Doug Collins said Jodie Meeks would again start in his place for tonight’s game against Cleveland at the Wells Fargo Center.

“A big part of Dre’s game is speed, quickness and jumping, and he is limited, and when you get that, his leg feels weak so we have to see,” Collins said after this morning’s shootaround.

Iguodala rode a bike today and got treatment, according to the Sixers.

“We will miss Dre. He is our best defender,” Collins said.

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Sunday's game in San Antonio was the first this season that Igoudala has missed.

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