Daily Archives: June 27, 2022

UNC-Indiana, Ohio State-Duke headline ACC/Big 10 Challenge

National runner-up North Carolina, a strong contender for the No. 1 spot in the preseason polls with four starters returning, will play at Indiana in the ACC/Big Ten Challenge on Nov. 30. The two conferences announced Friday the 14 matchups for the 24th edition of the three-day event, which the ACC leads 12-8 with three ties. The Big Ten won …

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Karnik off to Good Start to Pro Career in CEBL

James Karnik is the lone Boston College men’s basketball starter from 2021-22 who isn’t returning to the Heights for next season. Karnik’s out of eligibility after a five-year NCAA career that started in the Patriot League back in 2017-18. Karnik played his first three seasons with Lehigh before transferring to BC, where he helped bridge the Jim Christian and Earl …

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Bulls’ max contract commitment to Zach LaVine began last offseason

How Bulls’ max commitment to LaVine began last offseason originally appeared on NBC Sports Chicago The Chicago Bulls signaled their commitment to do whatever it takes to retain Zach LaVine at his optimal maximum contract last offseason. Following last Thursday’s NBA draft, general manager Marc Eversley reiterated that stance. “We’re prepared to do what it will take to bring Zach …

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Backup center remains vital for Sixers, who know P.J. Tucker well

Backup center still vital question for Sixers, who know Tucker’s game very well originally appeared on NBC Sports Philadelphia The Sixers know from experience that four years and $97 million guaranteed is too much to invest in the backup center spot. That’s true even if the player is as well-credentialed as Al Horford. For the vast majority of Joel Embiid’s …

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Brooklyn Nets made disgruntled star Kyrie Irving a ‘real offer’

With the Kyrie Irving and Brooklyn Nets contract talks becoming increasingly more important as the deadline approaches, its reported that the organization has made the guard a “real offer.” According to ESPN’s Zach Lowe said the following on his podcast, The Lowe Post; “The Nets have made a real offer to Kyrie Irving. I don’t know the exact permutations. Probably …

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Collins trade still very likely, interest in Ayton but not for max

Despite rumors a trade was coming, John Collins was still a member of the Atlanta Hawks when the NBA Draft ended Thursday. That doesn’t mean he is in for the long term. The Hawks are still expected to trade him as part of changes to their frontcourt — changes that could include bringing in Deandre Ayton, although not at the …

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Facundo Campazzo says “priority 1, 2 and 3” is to stay in NBA

In an interview this week with Pablo Brunetto of Argentina’s TN Sports (hat tip Eurohoops), Facundo Campazzo said that a return to playing in Europe would not be the worst thing: “Personally, it would be naive to be obsessed with staying in the NBA.” That led to a lot of online speculation about Campazzo returning to Real Madrid or playing elsewhere …

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Cavaliers very much interested in bringing back Ricky Rubio

One member of the organization said the Cavs had chances to move into the late first round if they desired, but any player selected there comes with a guaranteed contract. The Cavs are very much interested in bringing back Ricky Rubio, whose expiring contract was used as matching salary in the LeVert trade. If they do, it would give them …

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Expectation growing that PJ Tucker signs with 76ers

Numerous rival teams, meanwhile, say with even more conviction now than they did last week — when I first it reported on Wednesday — that they expect PJ Tucker to land in Philadelphia on a three-year, $30 million deal in free agency. If Pat Riley’s Heat can find a way now to re-sign Tucker, they will definitely surprise some people.Source: …

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Jalen Brunson sweepstakes down to Mavericks, Knicks?

I’ve been repeatedly asked since my Friday piece on The Jalen Brunson Sweepstakes to handicap which team is in the lead to sign the coveted point guard in free agency. That can’t be accurately done yet. The Knicks have unquestionably positioned themselves as a very real threat to the Mavericks, but presumably only Brunson and his father, Knicks assistant coach …

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Expectations persist that John Collins, Malcolm Brogdon will be traded sooner than later

The expectations persists that both John Collins and Malcolm Brogdon will be dealt sooner rather than later.Source: Marc Stein @ marcstein.substack.com What’s the buzz on Twitter? Sam Quinn @SamQuinnCBSIf the Mavs think they’re losing Jalen Brunson to the Knicks, I think they should engage the Pacers+Knicks on a 3-way deal to land Malcolm Brogdon.The Knicks need to use another FRP …

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Lakers wouldn’t beat Warriors with Kyrie Irving

Right now, perhaps the biggest story in the NBA is the saga surrounding Brooklyn Nets star Kyrie Irving. He and his team at reportedly at an impasse regarding a potential contract extension, and he has until Wednesday to decide whether to opt-out of the final year of his current deal. Rumor has it that if Irving leaves Brooklyn, he may …

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Lakers would be interested in John Wall if he’s bought out

With the 2022 NBA Draft in the rear-view mirror, the Los Angeles Lakers are about to get down to the task of improving a roster that wasn’t even able to reach the play-in tournament this season. The team has many needs, but the most pressing issue is what to do with former perennial All-Star Russell Westbrook. Although new head coach …

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Draymond Green believes Lakers with Kyrie Irving wouldn’t beat Warriors

Draymond: Even with Kyrie, Lakers wouldn’t beat Warriors originally appeared on NBC Sports Bayarea It might officially be the NBA offseason, but Draymond Green’s takes have no offseason. Fresh off winning his fourth championship, Green weighed in on a division rival’s chances next season – if they add what would be a key piece. If the Los Angeles Lakers were …

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