January 25, 2018, 3:15 pm
“I can’t upset five guys to appease one,” D’Antoni said. “I’d rather have one guy kind of out of it and four happy. I’ve got to keep a core that knows about their minutes. Now, whenever I can, I’ll play him. I won’t hesitate to play him. If somebody’s hurt or sick, he’ll play. Or if I can find time, I will.” James Harden‘s return obviously means there are no minutes available for Green who was tearing it up in his absence. He’s no longer worth owning so can be dropped to the wire.