» Personal reasons“. For 15 days, that’s what was on the Heat’s injured list next to Kyle Lowry’s name. Neither he nor his teammates or his leaders gave any details on this absence. The All-Star point guard is uninjured, and no one knew when he would return to the field.
Finally, after a conclusive shootaround, Kyle Lowry was in uniform tonight against the Spurs, and he was even in the starting five. A smooth recovery, very average with a disastrous first pass, but the main thing was obviously elsewhere.
“The last two weeks have been extremely difficult” he said after the game. “Day in and day out I got a lot of support, and the Heat and my teammates were amazing. I really enjoyed it, and a lot of people contacted me. »
We will not know more, and at times, we clearly had the feeling that his head was elsewhere. But Erik Spoelstra retains his presence: “It’s just huge to have him with us in the locker room. It’s just awesome, and I couldn’t help but smile as I walked into the room this morning. To see him there is just special.”
Upon arrival, Kyle Lowry finished with two points, scored on free throws, six stray balls, four assists and even a technical foul.
» I lose six balls every game, so it’s classic smiled Kyle Lowry. » It’s not a question of rhythm. It’s easy to play with these guys. »