It looks like Blazer fans can breathe a sigh of relief.
Reserve guard Rodney Hood has reportedly received a clean structural bill of health on his hyper-extended knee and is considered day-to-day:
That’s not to say that he’ll be ready for Game 1 against Golden State, but it’s good news that there was no structural damage. Joe Freeman has some more info:
Rodney Hood injury update: The Blazers say an MRI revealed he has a left knee bone bruise and he's questionable for Game 1 vs. the Warriors.— Joe Freeman (@BlazerFreeman) May 13, 2019
Hood injured the knee in the third quarter of Game 7 against Denver on Sunday. He averaged 14.7 points per game against the Nuggets in the Western Conference Semifinals.