Daily Archives: November 1, 2022

Charles Barkley says the NBA should have suspended Kyrie Irving

Despite widespread criticism on social media for sharing a link to an antisemitic film last week, Nets guard Kyrie Irving has so far faced zero consequences for the post. Joe Tsai called out his own player on Twitter and said he wanted to have a conversation with Irving about the issue, and now-fired head coach Steve Nash confirmed that someone …

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Brooklyn Nets worst example of dysfunction and there’s no end in sight

Welcome, NBA fans, to a special edition of Wheel of Dysfunction. Today’s contestant, and defending champion, the Brooklyn Nets. Let’s spin the wheel and see where it lands … Ime Udoka. After the Nets dismissed Steve Nash as coach on Tuesday, Udoka was immediately named as the likely successor. You read that right. Udoka, the suspended Boston Celtics coach, is on …

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De’Aaron Fox to miss Kings-Heat; no other structural damage to knee

Fox to miss Kings-Heat, but no structural damage to knee originally appeared on NBC Sports Bayarea The Kings received encouraging news on Tuesday regarding star guard De’Aaron Fox. Fox will miss Sacramento’s clash against the Miami Heat on Wednesday with a bone bruise, but the team announced that an MRI revealed no other structural damage to his knee. Shams Charania of …

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Gethro Muscadin, ex-Kansas, New Mexico forward, dies at 22

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) Former Kansas and New Mexico forward Gethro Muscadin died late Monday from injuries he sustained in a single-car rollover crash in December, Jayhawks coach Bill Self announced Tuesday. ”Although only here one year,” Self said, ”Gethro was loved and liked by all and will always be remembered as a Jayhawk. We wish his family and loved ones …

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Joel Embiid listed as questionable for Sixers vs. Wizards rematch

The Philadelphia 76ers will return home on Wednesday for a rematch with the Washington Wizards after knocking off those same Wizards on Monday night on the road. They will be looking to build off their 3-game win streak to end their 4-game road trip. The Sixers were hoping that Joel Embiid would be able to return to the lineup on …

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Former Kansas and New Mexico center Gethro Muscadin dies 10 months after car accident

Former Kansas and New Mexico basketball player Gethro Muscadin died late on Monday following injuries he sustained in a serious car accident that occurred on December 2021. Both the Jayhawk and Lobo communities are mourning the loss of the 22-year-old.  “Gethro Muscadin passed away late last night,” tweeted Kansas head coach Bill Self on Tuesday morning. “He had been unresponsive …

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Cavs guard Garland practices for first time since eye injury

CLEVELAND (AP) All-Star point guard Darius Garland went through his first full-contact practice since suffering a serious left eye injury and could return Wednesday night when the Cleveland Cavaliers host the Boston Celtics. Garland has been sidelined for five games since he was accidentally poked in the eye by Toronto’s Gary Trent Jr. in the Oct. 19 season opener. Garland …

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Brooklyn Nets zeroing in on hiring embattled Ime Udoka as head coach

The Brooklyn Nets are zeroing in on suspended Boston Celtics coach Ime Udoka to become their next coach, a person familiar with the situation told USA TODAY Sports. The person requested anonymity because they were not authorized to speak publicly about the Nets’ coaching search. On Tuesday, the Nets fired Steve Nash after a 2-5 start and several on- and …

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Brooklyn Nets and Steve Nash mutually agree to part ways

Steve Nash’s time as the head coach of the Brooklyn Nets has come to an end. The Nets and Nash have mutually agreed to part ways after a 2-5 start to the 2022-23 NBA season, the team announced on Tuesday. Assistant coach Jacque Vaughn will serve as Brooklyn’s interim head coach, but the team is expected to be on the …

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5 things to watch in exhibition game

EAST LANSING – Tom Izzo has two chances to give Michigan State basketball a final tune-up before an arduous seven-game gauntlet closes out November. Before the regular season begins Monday against Northern Arizona, the Spartans host Grand Valley State in an exhibition game Tuesday night. “We’ll approach this game as there’s a couple of things you want to try to …

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Brooklyn Nets ‘have agreed to part ways’ with head coach Steve Nash

Following a tumultuous offseason in the organization, the Brooklyn Nets and head coach Steve Nash “have agreed to part ways” seven games into their 2022-23 NBA campaign, the team announced on Tuesday. The Nets have underperformed since hiring Nash as a first-time coach in 2020, even if the Hall of Fame point guard does not bear full responsibility for the …

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Nets expected to hire Ime Udoka to replace Steve Nash as head coach

Ime Udoka closeup with Celtics June 2022 Ime Udoka, who was suspended for the season by the Boston Celtics, is expected to replace Steve Nash as Nets head coach, reports SNY’s Ian Begley. The Nets parted ways with Nash earlier on Tuesday. Kevin Durant is a huge fan of Udoka, which was one of the reasons why Durant was linked to the Celtics …

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Portal chaos puts pressure on hoops coaches in lower levels

MARYVILLE, Mo. (AP) There is growing fear among college basketball coaches at the lower levels of the sport, the vast majority of which do not make seven-figure salaries, fly around the country in private jets or hang out with rich and famous boosters and fans. It’s a fear that comes with success. It only takes a couple of marquee players …

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NBA Twitter reacts to Nets planning to hire Ime Udoka as next head coach

The Brooklyn Nets announced Tuesday that the organization has parted ways with head coach Steve Nash, and according to reports, Nash’s successor could be in place in a matter of days. ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski reports that the Nets’ hiring of Boston’s Ime Udoka is “imminent,” with the Celtics allowing the coach to walk away after he was suspended for the …

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What to watch for in Washburn exhibition

Kansas State unofficially begins the Jerome Tang era on Tuesday night against Washburn in an exhibition game played at Bramlage Coliseum. Tuesday night’s game is the first time that Kansas State will officially take the court with Tang as the Wildcats’ head coach after being hired to replace Bruce Weber who resigned following the 2021-22 season. The 2022-23 Wildcats return …

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WATCH: Players recap Oklahoma State win and preview Texas

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Undefeated Bucks chase repeat victory over Pistons

The Milwaukee Bucks can tie a franchise record on Wednesday if they defeat the visiting Detroit Pistons for the second time in three nights. The Bucks are in line to match the franchise-best start of 7-0, set by the 1970-71 and 2018-19 squads, while retaining their status as the league’s only undefeated team. Despite leading most of the way Monday, …

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