Shawn Marion News Archive
Marion moved into the starting line-up as LeBron James missed Wednesday's game against the Trailblazers with a wrist injury. However, Marion failed to score and only contributed a single rebound in nine minutes of action.
Marion announced Wednesday that he will retire at the conclusion of the 2014-15 season, the Arizona Republic reports. "I wanted to go out on my terms," Marion said. "The biggest thing is having a son. I got attached to him. Seeing him periodically is hard. Watching him grow up on pictures and videos is hard."
Marion (hip) returned to the lineup in Tuesday's loss to the Phoenix Suns, finishing with six points (2-7 FG, 0-1 3Pt, 2-2 FT), 11 rebounds and two assists in 22 minutes off the bench.
Marion (hip) will play Tuesday against the Suns, Chris Haynes of the Cleveland Plain Dealer reports.
Marion (hip) will not play against the Kings on Sunday but plans on participating in Monday's practice, the Cleveland Plain Dealer reports.
Marion (hip) will be another game-time decision for Sunday's contest against the Kings, although he's considered doubtful after Saturday's practice, the Akron Beacon Journal reports.
Marion is dealing with a hip strain and is considered doubtful for Friday's game against the Warriors, Sam Amico of FOX Sports reports.
Marion scored 13 points (6-11 FG, 1-1 3P, 3-3 FT) with four rebounds in 21 minutes off the bench Sunday.
Marion (ankle) came off the bench to provide seven points (2-7 FG, 0-2 3Pt, 3-4 FT) and 10 rebounds in 24 minutes in the win over the Hornets on Friday.
Marion (ankle) will not start Friday, Cavs announcer John Michael reports.