Ben McLemore (illness) ruled out late for Rockets on Sunday
Houston Rockets shooting guard Ben McLemore (illness) has been ruled out for Sunday's game against the Orlando Magic.
McLemore was a late addition to the injury report. scored just 2 points with 2 rebounds in 14.9 minutes as a fill-in starter for Russell Westbrook (rest) on Saturday. The illness could have contributed to the poor showing. Eric Gordon (right knee) is also out, so look for Austin Rivers to see extended minutes off the bench.
Per numberFire's NBA Heat Map, the Rockets have the third-highest implied total (118.75 points) on Sunday's 11-game slate.
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- Nets' Kevin Durant not expected to return during 2019-20 season June 5th, 2020
- The Athletic: Sixers will likely include Shake Milton in starting lineup May 30th, 2020
- Jon Leuer retires after 8 seasons May 25th, 2020
- Portland's Rodney Hood (Achilles) not ready to return May 23rd, 2020
- Utah's Mike Conley 'will be asked to score and create more' May 19th, 2020
- NBA reportedly approves 22-team restart June 4th, 2020
- NBA expected to resume July 31 with 22 teams June 3rd, 2020
- Houston's Ben McLemore (illness) available for Tuesday's game against Timberwolves March 10th, 2020
- Houston's Eric Gordon (knee) available for Tuesday's matchup against Minnesota March 10th, 2020
- Eric Gordon (knee) questionable for Rockets on Tuesday March 9th, 2020
- Ben McLemore (illness) ruled out late for Rockets on Sunday March 8th, 2020