Yesterday the Sacramento Kings sent out a press release indicating that Rudy Gay (right Achilles tendinitis), Darren Collison (left quadriceps contusion) and Ramon Sessions (right knee strain) were all listed as questionable for tonight's game against the New Orleans Pelicans. According to the Kings, questionable indicates a 50% probability of playing.
While the Kings have yet to provide an injury update, Comcast's Bill Herenda has learned that Rudy Gay is out for tonight.
Gay has been dealing with his tendinitis for a while now but this will be the first game that he'd miss because of it. There has been no update on either Collison or Sessions however. In Gay's absence, Omri Casspi or Derrick Williams will likely get the start.
Meanwhile on New Orleans' side, center Omer Asik is still listed as questionable but he was able to participate in some practice on Monday, so he could end up playing.
We'll update this post throughout the day as we learn more regarding Sacramento's injuries.
UPDATE 11:10 AM
Jason Jones confirms Gay's unavailability. Collison is still considered Questionable, no update on Sessions.
Rudy Gay (right Achilles tendinitis) is out tonight. Darren Collison (quad contusion) is questionable.— Jason Jones (@mr_jasonjones) November 25, 2014
UPDATE 11:30 AM
The Kings sent out their official press release. Gay is out, Collison is questionable and Sessions is probable.
UPDATE 12:35 PM
Asik looks like he's gonna give it a go.
After missing four consecutive games, Pelicans center Omer Asik says he's going to try and play tonight vs. Kings.— John Reid (@JohnReid64) November 25, 2014
UPDATE 4:00 PM
Darren Collison is also officially out for tonights game.
Darren Collison is out tonight.— Jason Jones (@mr_jasonjones) November 25, 2014