NBA Free Agency Tracker

Report: Melo to Return to NYK

On Charlotte Bobcat Michael Kidd-Gilchrist and the NBA's Concussion Protocol

Use your ← → (arrow) keys to browse more stories
On Charlotte Bobcat Michael Kidd-Gilchrist and the NBA's Concussion Protocol
USA TODAY Sports

Charlotte Bobcats rookie Michael Kidd-Gilchrist is expected to miss at least the team’s next two games – tonight against the Miami Heat and Wednesday against the Cleveland Cavaliers – before he’d be cleared to play following a concussion suffered Saturday night in Houston. Kidd-Gilchrist was released from a Houston hospital Sunday and flew to Miami to rejoin the team. But before he plays again, he’s required to pass neurological tests specified under a year-old NBA concussion protocol.

Load More Stories
Charlotte Hornets

Subscribe Now

We will never share your email address

Thanks for signing up.