Coach Dwane Casey said Valanciunas (ankle) will be available to play Wednesday and that the team hopes "to get him in, find him some minutes and get his feet wet..", Josh Lewenberg of TSN Sports reports.
Green was limited to six points (1-7 FG, 0-2 3Pt, 4-4 FT) and turned the ball over six times in Tuesday's 118-94 loss to the Thunder in Game 4 of the series. He also finished with 11 rebounds, three steals, two assists and one blocked shot in 38 minutes.
Gaudreau impressed the coaching staff of the Milwaukee Admirals with his strong work ethic this past season, according to a recent interview with head coach Dean Evason. "Freddie Gaudreau was everything for our hockey club this year -- it's a tremendous story," Evason said. "From a guy that came to development camp and was a tryout when we signed him, and to where he is today...you hear the cliches all the time, the first guy on the ice, last guy off, works so hard, it's very true about Freddie Gaudreau."
Gortz has a chance to see some time at the NHL level next season, according to Dean Evason, coach of the Milwaukee Admirals. "He's close to getting a shot," Evason said of Gortz, "but in order for him to get that shot, he just needs one more gear in his stride. He'll find that this summer."
Busch earned a fifth-place finish in the NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race at Charlotte Motor Speedway Saturday night. Busch, who won the race in 2010, earned his seventh Top-5 finish in the 32nd annual non-points race, stewarthaasracing.com reports.