PHILADELPHIA (AP) -Elton Brand was listed on the Philadelphia 76ers active roster and expected to play Saturday night against the New York Knicks after missing 16 games with a shoulder injury.
Sixers coach Tony DiLeo said Brand would not start.
Brand dislocated his right shoulder on Dec. 17 against the Milwaukee Bucks.
The Sixers were 9-7 without the 6-foot-8 Brand and even won seven consecutive games before losing 95-93 to the Dallas Mavericks last Monday.
Philadelphia was 11-14 before Brand was sidelined.
The power forward signed a five-year, $80 million contract in the offseason with Philadelphia. He is averaging 15.9 points and 9.8 rebounds in 23 games.

NCAAB Top Stories

Thumbnail Pittsburgh vs. Syracuse Prediction Will Tuesday night's game between Pittsburgh and Syracuse turn into a defensive battle? Tip-off between these ACC rivals is set for 9:00...
Thumbnail Ole Miss vs. Texas A&M Prediction Will the under cash for bettors tonight when Ole Miss clashes with its SEC rivals Texas A&M at 9:00 p.m. ET in College Station?
Thumbnail UConn vs. Memphis Prediction Will the Memphis Tigers handle business at home Wednesday night when they host the UConn Huskies at 9:00 p.m. ET?
Thumbnail Kentucky vs. South Carolina Pick Can No. 18 Kentucky avoid a letdown performance when it goes on the road to face South Carolina tonight at 9PM ET?
Thumbnail Oklahoma vs. Kansas State Pick Will No. 4 Oklahoma go on the road and pick up a win over Kansas State when the two meet up tonight at 9PM ET?

NCAAB Headlines

NCAAB Team Pages