After suffering a series-ending Game 6 loss to the Atlanta Hawks, the 5-foot-9 point guard vowed to have a better season next year. Thomas had one of the best performances of the playoffs thus far during this series -- a dazzling 42-point performance in Game 3. Thomas averaged 22.2 points, 6.2 assists and 3.0 rebounds per game with a .428 FG percentage during the 2015-16 season.
Curry is still unable to run or shoot, but reports are he was walking around without a limp and in high spirits Friday. The 2014-15 MVP expressed optimism over returning to the court within the two-week estimated time of recovery from his sprained knee or possibly sooner. The Warriors' second-round series against the Blazers is set to begin Sunday afternoon.
Cousins has dealt with foot tendinitis for quite some time now. According to the enigmatic star, that condition apparently bothers him more and more every season. Cousins has been an All-Star in each of the past two years, averaging 25.6 points, 12.0 rebounds, 1.6 blocks and 1.5 steals overall during that span. However, he has managed to play just 59 and 65 games respectively.
Prigioni did not come to the NBA until age 35, and after four seasons in the States, he appears to be ready to hang it up. The nearly 39-year-old guard from Argentina averaged 3.5 points, 2.8 assists and 1.0 steal over 270 NBA games between the Knicks, Rockets and Clippers.
Jack was enjoying a fine 2015-16 season until an ACL injury ended it early on January 2nd. The veteran point guard averaged 12.8 points, 7.4 assists and 4.3 rebounds across 32 games for the lowly Nets. He remains under contract with the team through next season and it appears he will be ready to go per this report.