Daniel Gibson excused to miss Grizzlies game and attend personal matter

Cleveland Cavaliers guard Daniel Gibson has been excused by the team to return to Cleveland from Memphis in order to address a personal matter.

The 8-41 Cavs are in Memphis Friday night to face the Grizzlies, who are 26-24 overall and 15-7 at home this season.

Gibson is his team’s third-leading scorer and averages 13.3 points, 3.1 rebounds and 3.1 assists per game.