Daily Archives: June 15, 2023

Raptors hiring Warriors’ Mahlalela as assistant coach

[ad_1] Jama Mahlalela reportedly is returning to where he began his NBA coaching career. ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski reported Thursday, citing sources, that the 43-year-old Warriors assistant coach is joining Darko Rajakovic’s new staff with the Toronto Raptors where he and former Washington Wizards assistant Pat Delaney are expected to be named top assistants on Rajakovic’s bench. Born in present-day Eswatini, …

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2 shot in Denver, police officer struck by fire truck, seriously injured during Nuggets’ championship celebration

[ad_1] Two men were shot and a police officer was struck by a fire truck in separate incidents in Denver Thursday as the Nuggets celebrated their NBA championship. The Denver Police Department confirmed both incidents that took place in downtown Denver around the Nuggets’ championship parade. The shooting took place in the aftermath of the parade a block away from …

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Why Celtics should pursue Bradley Beal

[ad_1] Another year, another Bradley Beal-to-Boston rumor. Because of Beal’s lifelong friendship with fellow St. Louis native Jayson Tatum, the Celtics automatically are considered a potential destination whenever the Washington Wizards star’s name is brought up in trade talks. That was the case again on Wednesday when The Athletic’s Shams Charania reported the Wizards will work with Beal to find …

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UFC, Miami Heat looking into allegations against Conor McGregor from NBA Finals

[ad_1] Getty Images The NBA and Miami Heat are investigating accusations against Conor McGregor that took place during this year’s NBA Finals. An incident involving the UFC star is alleged to have occurred at Kaseya Center in Miami during Game 4 between the Miami Heat and Denver Nuggets. TMZ Sports published a report detailing accusations levied by a woman against McGregor, …

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What is the trade value for Beal, CP3 & Zion?

[ad_1] Subscribe to Ball Don’t Lie Jake Fischer and Dan Devine are back with their first episode after the end of the 2022-23 NBA season and that means…it’s trade season! The guys talk through the trade rumors and whispers and the value of guys like Bradley Beal, Chris Paul and Zion Williamson. Jake Fischer and Dan Devine kick off this …

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3-and-D point guard labeled potential Bulls trade target

[ad_1] If the Chicago Bulls hope to propel themselves back into the world of relevancy, which seems to be their goal, they will need to make some big-time changes this summer. Arturas Karnisovas seems determined to bring the same core back and compete for the playoffs, but that won’t be good enough. Rolling out Zach LaVine, DeMar DeRozan, and Nikola …

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The Denver Nuggets BEST Moments of the 2023 NBA Playoffs!

[ad_1] Never miss a moment with the latest news, trending stories and highlights to bring you closer to your favorite players and teams. [ad_2] Source link : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E8ZZNkmt39c Author : Publish date : [publish_date] Copyright for syndicated content belongs to the linked Source.

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Nuggets’ Nikola Jokic says parade is ‘best time of my f—ing life,’ and it sounds like Bruce Brown is staying

[ad_1] Getty Images In the immediate aftermath of the Denver Nuggets winning their first NBA championship on Monday, Finals MVP Nikola Jokic said he wanted to go home rather than attend Thursday’s parade. Then he attended the parade. Jokic saw fans flood the streets to celebrate. He saw his coach chugging beer and generally stealing the show. He couldn’t help …

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Bradley Beal, Damian Lillard and more

[ad_1] With the 2022-23 NBA season fully wrapped up, we now enter a period of potential player movement coming up, one that could feature a lot of big names being traded, as the 2023 free-agent class isn’t anything to write home about, meaning teams looking to improve will likely attempt to do so through trades. We’re already starting to see …

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Michael Malone becomes star of Nuggets parade: Says they’ll win again, chugs beer, gives emotional interview

[ad_1] Getty Images At the Denver Nuggets’ championship parade on Thursday, coach Michael Malone upstaged the players.  Here he is saying that the Nuggets are “greedy bastards” and are “not done yet,” playing to the camera as if he were a professional wrestler: Here he is chugging a beer, then throwing the can into the crowd: Here he is spraying …

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Celtics vet Danilo Gallinari exercises player option for ’23-24 season

[ad_1] Boston Celtics veteran forward Danilo Gallinari has officially opted in to the final year of his contract, a player option worth $6.8 million, according to ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski. Gallinari joined the Celtics in free agency last summer before tearing his left ACL a few weeks later playing for his native Italy in a FIBA qualifying game. Gallinari did not …

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Celtics, 76ers not expected to join Bradley Beal trade sweepstakes

[ad_1] Bradley Beal might be the most popular name in the rumor mill entering next week’s 2023 NBA Draft after reports surfaced Wednesday that the Washington Wizards would work with the star guard to find a trade if the franchise chooses to rebuild. Beal will be 30 years old on June 28 and has averaged 23.2 points per game over …

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Zach Freemantle expected to be fully cleared for basketball activities in July, per report

[ad_1] Xavier Musketeers forward Zach Freemantle Xavier Musketeers forward Zach Freemantle was cleared for non-contact work and is expected to be fully cleared for basketball-related activities sometime in July, according to a report Thursday via Twitter from CBS Sports’ Jon Rothstein. Rothstein cited Muskies head coach Sean Miller. Freemantle, who averaged 15.2 points, 8.1 rebounds and 2.9 assists in 28.6 …

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Marquette has high expectations in third season under Shaka Smart, and the Golden Eagles have a challenging nonconference schedule.

[ad_1] The Marquette men’s basketball team expects to be one of the top teams in the country next season, and the Golden Eagles will be challenged with their nonconference schedule. MU released its full slate of non-Big East games on Thursday, with the season opener set for Nov. 6 against Northern Illinois at Fiserv Forum. The conference schedule is usually …

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