Digest of the NBA. Love and Capel got injured, bad luck Westbrooke

Дайджест НБА. Лав и Капела травмировались, невезение Уэстбрука

Townes (left) and Capela

We present a selection of news from the world of the NBA.

Capela is expected to be sidelined 6 weeks

Houston’s center Clint Capela was off for 6 weeks because of a broken fibula. The great man was injured in the match with Minnesota after a collision with the leader of the wolves Karl-Anthony Towns.

This season, the player became a staple in Houston and gaining 12 points and 8 rebounds per game.

From Lava damage knee

Power forward Cleveland, Kevin Love will not be able to take part in the match against Milwaukee on Tuesday due to swelling of the knee joint.

Love suffered the injury in the match against Lakers few days ago. But then he managed to finish the match.

Westbrook again scored the decisive shot in the end

Point guard of Oklahoma Russell Westbrook throw at the last second of the match against Atlanta (108:110) wanted to personally eliminate the backlog in two points, but missed.

It was the fifth such incident this season when a shot Westbrook could bring victory to his team, but every time Westbrook missed.

Note that in this match 35 minutes Russell scored 46 points (16 of 33 games), 11 rebounds and 7 assists, with 4 losses.

Players and the media will choose the starting five of the all-star game

When choosing the starting line-the Eastern and Western conferences all-star game-2017 will take part not only fans but also players, as well as journalists.

The proportion of fans in the vote will be 50% of the votes, the players and the media will share the remaining 50% equally between them. Voting starts on Christmas day.

Deshawn Stevenson ended his career

35-year-old defender Deshawn Stevenson announced the completion of a basketball career.

The player spent in the League 13 seasons performing in such clubs like Utah, Orlando, Washington, Dallas, new Jersey nets and Atlanta. The last match Stevenson played in 2013, but only now officially announced his retirement.

Parsons will be back this week

Memphis forward Chandler parson needs to return in the middle of this week, according to insider Michael Wallace.

Recall that Parsons because of a knee injury does not appear to 19 Nov. Immediately after the injury it was said that the player will miss only two weeks.

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