Deng remains hospitalized with an undisclosed illness, although earlier in the week he said he might have
The athletic 6-foot-8 forward, who averaged 16.5 points, 6.3 rebounds and 3.0 assists in 38.7 minutes this season, was originally reported to have the viral
Deng played an average of 44.8 minutes a game against the Nets in the series, averaging 13.8 points, 7.6 rebounds and 3.8 assists.
Earlier in the week Deng was hospitalized for his illness. He tweeted that he would miss Game 6 because of a headache and weakness.