Sport

Kyle Korver to miss Raptors game following his brother's death

Kyle Korver to miss Raptors game following his brother's death”

"We extend our deepest condolences and heartfelt best to Kyle and his entire family as they go through this very hard time", the Cavs said.

Cavaliers forward Kyle Korver's brother passed away Tuesday in Iowa, the team announced Tuesday. At that time, Kyle Korver left the Cavs for a few days and did not play in last Saturday's win in Chicago. We extend our deepest condolences and heartfelt best to Kyle and his entire family as they go through this very hard time.‬. He returned to the team and scored 12 points in a win Monday over Milwaukee.

The Korvers are a basketball family, with all four brothers having played at the college level. "I always had someone to play with; it was four of us - very competitive".

Kyle, at 37, is the oldest of the brothers.

Kirk Korver, a Pella, Iowa, native, played basketball at UMKC, where he scored 597 points in three seasons. Korver will miss Wednesday's game against Toronto and there's no clear timetable on his return.

Minus Kyle Korver, the Cavs will be very thin at the shooting guard spot against Toronto, especially if Rodney Hood would get ultimately ruled out because of a back ailment.



Like this

loading...
loading...

Latest


21 March 2018
B. Riley Weighs in on Hecla Mining's Q2 2018 Earnings (NYSE:HL)
Now we move forward to see the historical returns of Hecla Mining Company which is United States of America based stock. Joseph Piotroski developed the F-Score which employs nine different variables based on the company financial statement.

21 March 2018
Jazz struggle mightily against Atlanta as winning streak ends, 99-94
The Hawks are one of the best teams in the league in free throw percentage (#5), assists per game (#8) and steals per game (#11). Utah hit 6 of 8 shots to open the quarter and carved out a 58-48 lead behind back-to-back baskets from Ingles and Mitchell.

21 March 2018
ICICI Bank (IBN) Given Daily News Impact Rating of 0.01
Market worth or Market capitalization is calculated by multiplying the price of a stock by its total number of outstanding shares. The ICICI Bank Limited is having a distance of -5.29% form 20 day moving average, SMA 50 of -10.36% and an SMA 200 of -3.68%.

21 March 2018
Lin Manuel Miranda And Ben Platt Join Forces For Ultimate Broadway Mashup
To quickly recap, the Hamildrops series is a monthly release of Hamilton-inspired content, started by Miranda late past year . Ben Platt arrives at the 71st annual Tony Awards at Radio City Music Hall on Sunday, June 11, 2017, in NY .

21 March 2018
Insulin API Market Survey Report 2018 Along with Statistics, Forecasts till 2025
See how the market performed in the past (over the last 5 years) and how it will perform in the future (in the next 5 years). Thus helping organizations understand the major threat and opportunities that vendors in the market are dealt with.

21 March 2018
Manchester United Players Believe Jose Mourinho Is 'Bullying' Luke Shaw
It doesn't matter if you are exhausted or not, supporters want high-quality football. Even if you win the league he wants to win again next season.

21 March 2018
Northern Oil & Gas (NOG) Upgraded to Buy by Zacks Investment Research
It helps investors in determining whether buying, selling or holding on to a stock would be beneficial for them. The firm had revenue of $72.48 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $65.00 million.

21 March 2018
MGM Holdings Fires CEO Gary Barber
That affiliation brought such unscripted juggernauts as The Voice , Shark Tank and Survivor under the MGM TV umbrella. Gary Barber, who helped rebuild MGM studios , is stepping down as chief executive in a surprise shakeup.

21 March 2018
Eurovision's Katie Boyle dies aged 91
The news of her death was met with sadness as people dubbed her a "Eurovision legend" and "a class act". It is rumoured she hosted the 1974 Eurovision Song Contest without underwear.

21 March 2018
Caitlyn Jenner reveals startling results of sun damage
Shortly after Jenner posted the picture, People confirmed that the E! personality removed cancerous basal cell carcinoma (a.k.a. skin cancer) from her nose to keep the cancer from spreading.