Gordon out for Pistons, Flynn for Wolves
Ben Gordon missed the Detroit Pistons’ season finale against the
Minnesota Timberwolves because of personal reasons.
Gordon attended the team’s morning shootaround, but coach John
Kuester says he was not available after an issue came up Wednesday
afternoon. Gordon averaged 26.5 points over the previous four
games, including 39 at Miami on April 9.
The Pistons also scratched Rodney Stuckey, Richard Hamilton and
Chris Wilcox because of injury.
For the Timberwolves, rookie point guard Jonny Flynn was out
with a hip injury. Flynn had played in all 81 games this season,
but strained his left hip flexor in the game at San Antonio on