first_imgUPDATE: X-rays on Derrick Jones, Jr.’s right knee returned negative.— Miami HEAT (@MiamiHEAT) January 28, 2019Jones entered the game averaging 7.6 points and 4.5 rebounds in 18.4 minutes per game this season. He was shooting 51 percent from the field and 36.5 percent from the 3-point line.The Heat came into the matchup Sunday in seventh place of the Eastern Conference standings with a 23-24 record. Dwyane Wade on NBA All-Star voting results: ‘If I’m choosing an All-Star, I’m not picking me’ Heat forward Derrick Jones Jr. suffered an apparent serious knee injury against the Knicks on Sunday.The 21-year-old landed awkwardly on his leg and collapsed to the court after being fouled on a drive to the basket. He remained down for several moments before being helped off the floor. Heat players saying prayers for Derrick Jones Jr. after he goes down with an apparent knee injury 🙏 pic.twitter.com/VjY8k8WLY5— Bleacher Report NBA (@BR_NBA) January 28, 2019Jones tallied one rebound in four minutes of action before exiting the game. He was not eligible to return because he did not shoot the free throws after the play.#MIAvsNYK: Derrick Jones, Jr. has been helped off the court with an injury, we will have more information when it becomes available.Jones was fouled on the play and is not eligible to return to tonight’s game due to his inability to shoot the free throws.— Miami HEAT (@MiamiHEAT) January 28, 2019The forward underwent X-rays, which came back negative, the team announced. center_img Related News Carmelo Anthony watches Knicks vs. Heat in New York, receives loud ovationlast_img read more

first_imgSteam emission over Taal’s main crater ‘steady’ for past 24 hours The 6-foot-6 Erram was reduced to tears on the bench and he said the scene was a testament to his love for the game.“My passion for the game is really high and to not be able to perform well and us not making the right decisions is just disappointing,” Erram said. “I’m disappointed with the team and more disappointed with myself because I’m not able to perform.”FEATURED STORIESSPORTSTim Cone, Ginebra set their sights on elusive All-Filipino crownSPORTSGinebra beats Meralco again to capture PBA Governors’ Cup titleSPORTSAfter winning title, time for LA Tenorio to give back to Batangas folkBut Erram didn’t let his emotions get the better of him for the remainder of the game and he couldn’t have done it without his teammates and coaches.“My teammates and coaches didn’t give up on me. They helped me get my composure back and I was able to get my confidence back to perform better.” Nueva Ecija warehouse making fake cigarettes raided, 29 Chinese workers nabbed LATEST STORIES UAAP Football: Andes’ hat trick propels FEU over Adamson PBA IMAGESEven big boys cry.Blackwater center Poy Erram turned emotional after committing a turnover midway through the third quarter during a crucial game against Phoenix Wednesday night.ADVERTISEMENT Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next Sea turtle trapped in net freed in Legazpi City MOST READ GALLERY: Barangay Ginebra back as PBA Governors’ Cup kings View comments Phivolcs records 2 ‘discrete weak ash explosions’ at Taal Volcano UK plans Brexit celebrations but warns businesses may suffer Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard PLAY LIST 02:14Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard02:56NCRPO pledges to donate P3.5 million to victims of Taal eruption00:56Heavy rain brings some relief in Australia02:37Calm moments allow Taal folks some respite03:23Negosyo sa Tagaytay City, bagsak sa pag-aalboroto ng Bulkang Taal01:13Christian Standhardinger wins PBA Best Player award It’s too early to present Duterte’s ‘legacy’ – Lacson Erram more than made up for that miscue as he kept the Elite’s playoff bid going after an 83-78 win.The 28-year-old Erram continued to make his case as one of the best big men in the league with another double-double, finishing with 12 points and 19 rebounds on top of five blocks.The former Ateneo star joined elite company, tying reigning four-time PBA MVP June Mar Fajardo with the most double-doubles this season with seven.“I’m happy that I’m able to be side-by-side with the four-time MVP even if it’s just in the stats department but I owe this to my teammates and coaches’ trust in me.”ADVERTISEMENT Phivolcs records 2 ‘discrete weak ash explosions’ at Taal Volcano Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anewlast_img read more