Description: With Kyrie Irving out, Donald Sloan started on Wednesday and contributed 12 points with eight assists.
Insight: Sloan started in place of Irving against the Knicks on March 31, putting up 10 points, seven rebounds and four assists, so he could be a solid option for those who need a point guard. Irving will miss 10 days with his shoulder injury.
3/31/2012 7:20:00 PM
Description: Donald Sloan should get the first start of his career on Saturday night with Kyrie Irving declared out.
Insight: Sloan's "career" consists of 16 games this season - five with Atlanta, three with New Orleans and eight with Cleveland. The virtual unknown can't be expected him to replace Irving's elite point guard statistics or likely get even close.