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Alfonzo McKinnie (heel) will not play Monday against Utah.
McKinnie will miss his seventh consecutive game due to plantar fasciitis in his left heel. He is currently day-to-day. His next chance to return will be Wednesday’s tilt against the Celtics.
Alfonzo McKinnie (heel) will not play Monday against Miami.
McKinnie will miss his third consecutive game due to plantar fasciitis. His next chance to return will be Wednesday against the 76ers.
Alfonzo McKinnie will miss Friday's matchup with the Wizards due to plantar fasciitis in his left foot.
In his last 10 games prior to the All-Star break, McKinnie averaged 7.2 points and 4.1 boards across 19.8 minutes per contest. There's no timetable for his return, though the nature of the injury suggests he could be looking at an extended absence.
Alfonzo McKinnie managed 15 points (6-10 FG, 2-4 3Pt, 1-2 FT), three rebounds, one assist, one steal and a block across 25 minutes in the Cavs’ 115-100 win over the Pistons on Monday.
McKinnie went off for a season-high point total Monday to lead the Cleveland bench, and the Cavs snapped a seven-game losing streak. The third-year forward has averaged 6.3 points and 4.8 rebounds across 21.3 minutes over his last 10 games, and despite the recent uptick in playing time, he doesn't need to be on fantasy rosters outside the deepest of leagues.
Alfonzo McKinnie provided 12 points (6-7 FG, 0-1 3Pt), 10 rebounds, two steals and one block across 27 minutes in Friday's 113-109 loss to Memphis.
McKinnie logged his first double-double of the year. He has scored double figures in two of his last five games. McKinnie doesn't contribute enough to be considered anything other than a deep-league flyer. The Cavaliers next scheduled game is Saturday, away against the Bulls.