The news continues to be positive for the Atlanta Hawks in regards to the knee sprain suffered by DeMarre Carroll in Game 1. Carroll is listed as questionable for Friday's Game 2 but is in attendance at shootaround and is wearing a brace on his left knee.
DeMarre Carroll did walk out to court for Hawks shootaround wearing knee brace.— Chris Vivlamore (@CVivlamoreAJC) May 22, 2015
The Hawks listed Carroll as questionable and an actual determination on his availability for Game 2 probably won't come until shortly before tip.
Cleveland is dealing with injury concerns of their own. The team announced this morning that point guard Kyrie Irving would skip Friday's Game 2 shootaround to have tests on his ailing left knee.
Cavs announce Kyrie Irving is skipping shootaround to get tests on left knee. He's questionable for Game 2 tonight.— Brian Windhorst (@WindhorstESPN) May 22, 2015
Irving has battled injuries throughout the postseason and saw limited minutes in Game 1. He is listed as questionable for Game 2.
Update - The feeling in the locker room is that Kyrie will not be able to play in Game 2
Feeling in locker room is Kyrie Irving won't play— Bob Finnan (@BobCavsinsider) May 22, 2015
Update No. 2
DeMarre Carroll at #Hawks shootaround. Left knee heavily wrapped, walking very gingerly. Would be stunned if plays Game 2. #Hawks #Cavs— Paul Newberry (@pnewberry1963) May 22, 2015
Update No. 3
Hawks calling DeMarre Carroll a Game-time decision for Game 2
Hawks call DeMarre Carroll a game-time decision— Chris Vivlamore (@CVivlamoreAJC) May 22, 2015