Jason Terry, ill, will skip preseason game


DALLAS -- Jason Terry is the latest Dallas Mavericks player to come down with an illness. Terry left the American Airlines Center before the start of practice, visited the team doctor and will not travel with the team today to Oklahoma City.

Terry is not expected to join the team for Tuesday's preseason game against the Thunder with the Mavs' season opener quickly approaching Sunday afternoon against the Miami Heat.

Brian Cardinal and Brandan Wright have also been ill in recent days with Wright missing Sunday's preseason game against the Thunder.