Philadelphia starters Ben Simmons, Tobias Harris and Seth Curry all sat out Wednesday night's game against the visiting Phoenix Suns. Simmons is missing his second straight game due to a non-COVID illness and Harris is sitting out his third straight due to right knee soreness. Curry is out with a left hip flexor injury.
Denver Nuggets guard Jamal Murray underwent surgery to repair the torn anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee, the team announced Wednesday. Murray, 24, sustained the injury April 12 in a game against the Golden State Warriors. "He just came back," Nuggets coach Michael Malone said after the game in which Murray went down.
Leading stocks led Wednesday's rally, while Bitcoin plays such as Tesla and Square found 50-day support. Chipotle, Lam Research earnings beat late.