Cavaliers: Starting point guard George Hill will miss at least two weeks with a sprained shoulder, said a person who spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity. Hill was kept out of Wednesday’s loss to Oklahoma City because of soreness. Hill’s setback is another shot to the Cavs, who are an NBA-worst 1-10 and will be without All-Star forward Kevin Love for at least another five weeks.
Thunder: Russell Westbrook was expected to miss Thursday’s game in Oklahoma City against the Rockets because of a sprained left ankle. Westbrook was hurt Monday night against New Orleans and missed Wednesday’s victory over Cleveland. Heat: Guard Dwyane
Wade missed Wednesday’s win over the Spurs because of personal reasons — the birth of a daughter. Wade and his wife, actress Gabrielle Union, announced the arrival Thursday. She was born via a surrogate. It’s Wade’s fourth child and Union’s first.
“We are sleepless and delirious but so excited to share that, our miracle baby, arrived last night via surrogate and 11/7 will forever be etched in our hearts as the most loveliest of all the lovely days,” Wade posted on his Instagram and Twitter accounts Thursday afternoon.