January 31, 2018, 11:12 am
Entering Tuesday, the Spaniard had played in four of the Thunder’s past six games but had averaged just 4.7 minutes per game. “I think with our backcourt with Andre being out, I’ve got to find ways to get him on the floor and help him because I think he can help our team,” Donovan said. Abrines claimed that he is close to pain free now, after going through knee and groin nagging injuries, while he hopes to finally contribute more consistently. Terrance Ferguson has been unimpressive in his last couple starts so Abrines might get a chance to enter the starting five. Still, he can only seen as a scoring specialist who can provide 3’s and not much else.