Bruce Bochy said it’s a longshot that Edwin Escobar could be considered for a long relief role on the Opening-Day roster. But he's becoming a nice insurance plan.
The Kings traded Marcus Thornton to Brooklyn on Feb. 19. On Sunday, he scored 27 points against his former club in a 104-89 Nets win.
Stephen Curry is coping with a minor strain of his right quad. And although he will start tonight against Phoenix, his minutes will be limited.
Per a league source, the Titans soon will commence efforts to trade Johnson. If they can't find a taker, they will cut the former superstar.