Portland Trail Blazers big man Hassan Whiteside will miss Thursday’s scrimmage against the Indiana Pacers due to an Achilles injury, according to Blazers radio play-by-play man Travis Demers (via Jay Allen of Rip City Radio). The injury isn’t expected to sideline Whiteside from other upcoming scrimmages:
Head coach Terry Stotts says it is Whiteside’s left Achilles and calf, per Allen:
Left Achilles and calf, per Coach Stotts... https://t.co/y7Sk8ZOR7e— Jay Allen (@PDXjay) July 23, 2020
Portland tips off against Indiana at 12:30 p.m. PT on NBC Sports Northwest.