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DeMarcus Cousins (Achilles) said that he is hoping to be healthy by the start of training camp, Marc J. Spears of The Undefeated reports.

Luka Doncic mentioned in a news conference Thursday that he wasn't sure if he'd play in the NBA next season. "I don't know if these are my last two games in Europe," Doncic said. "I am still weighing my options and I will make that decision at the end of the season."

Shane Larkin (shoulder) has yet to take contact in practice and is still dealing with some discomfort, Brian Robb of the Boston Sports Journal reports.

Robert Covington underwent successful surgery Thursday to repair the extensor tendon in his left middle finger, Jessica Camerato of NBC Sports Philadelphia reports.

Hawks general manager Travis Schlenk said Wednesday that Alpha Kaba will join Atlanta for summer-league play, KL Chouinard of the Hawks' official site reports.

Semi Ojeleye chipped in three points (1-4 FG, 0-3 3Pt, 1-1 FT) and one rebound across 15 minutes in Sunday's 108-83 ECF Game 1 win over Cleveland.

Abdel Nader (fac) isn't listed on the injury report for Game 1 against the Cavaliers on Sunday.

Shane Larkin (shoulder) has been ruled out for Games 1 and 2 and is unlikely to appear in the series against the Cavaliers, Jay King of MassLive.com reports.

Daniel Theis was seen getting shots up following Friday's practice, Chris Forsberg of ESPN.com reports.

T.J. McConnell will have his $1.6 million team option exercised for the 2018-19 campaign, Derek Bodner of The Athletic Philadelphia reports.

Abdel Nader did not practice Friday due to blurry vision after getting hit in the face, Scott Souza of The Providence Journal reports.

Tyler Cavanaugh was waived by the Hawks on Friday, Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN reports.

Dirk Nowitzki (ankle) is out of his walking boot, Dwain Price of Mavs.com reports. According to Nowitzki, "I've been doing more and more every week, I'm getting the hydro work starting next week and maybe moving a little bit in there in the pool. I've been slowly stepping it up in the weight room lifting some legs, lifting some upper body. I'm starting to do a little cardio (and) I started to walk on the treadmill a little bit."

Frank Jackson (foot) is expected to return in time for Summer League with the Pelicans, Will Guillory of the Times-Picayune reports.

Nick Collison announced Thursday that he is retiring from professional basketball, Royce Young of ESPN.com reports.

Jordan Mickey had his $1.6 million team option declined for the 2018-19 season, Shams Charania of Yahoo! Sports reports.

Celtics GM Danny Ainge stated Thursday that Shane Larkin (shoulder) would likely be unavailable until late in the Eastern Conference Finals, Ben Rohrbach of Yahoo Sports reports.

Ben Simmons totaled 18 points (8-15 FG, 2-2 FT), eight rebounds, six assists and one block in 33 minutes during Wednesday's 114-112 loss to Boston.

Joel Embiid finished with 27 points (9-18 FG, 0-4 3Pt, 9-11 FT), 12 rebounds, four assists and four blocks in 38 minutes during Wednesday's 114-112 loss to the Celtics.

Dario Saric had 27 points (8-14 FG, 3-3 3Pt, 8-11 FT), 10 rebounds, four assists, one steal and one block in 39 minutes during Wednesday's 114-112 loss to Boston.