This season, 16 head coaches have been placed in the NBA’s health and safety protocols — just over half the league.
Florida guard Lavender Briggs is transferring to Maryland.
Lakers coach Frank Vogel benched Westbrook for the final 3:52 of the team’s 111-104 loss to the Indiana Pacers on Wednesday.
Joe Bamisile scored a career-high 26 points as George Washington narrowly beat George Mason 77-76 on Monday.
Notre Dame defeated Howard 71-68 on Monday in the Martin Luther King Jr. Classic. The game, broadcast on Fox Sports, was Notre Dame’s first road contest at a historically Black college or university.
After being cleared to play, Beal returned to the lineup Monday and helped the Wizards earn a 117-98 victory over the Philadelphia 76ers in an afternoon matinee for MLK Day. The two-time All-Star had 13 points, five rebounds and six assists as Washington pulled away for a commanding win against a top-four team in the East.