Daily Archives: June 21, 2023

What would Kristaps Porzingis’ future with Celtics look like beyond 2023-24?

The Boston Celtics reportedly are “closing in” on a three-team trade that would result in them acquiring star center Kristaps Porzingis from the Washington Wizards. The deal also would, per multiple reports, send Celtics guard Malcolm Brogdon to the Los Angeles Clippers and forward Danilo Gallinari to the Wizards. Part of this trade reportedly involves Porzingis opting into the final …

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D-Wright details what Dubs should do with No. 19 draft pick

The Warriors are just over 24 hours away from making a potentially season-changing decision in Thursday’s 2023 NBA Draft. Their method over the last couple of years has been mixing young players — sometimes teenagers — with seasoned veteran leaders Steph Curry, Klay Thompson, Draymond Green and others. It worked two seasons ago but failed miserably last season with a …

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What C’s deal for Porzingis would mean for Grant Williams

We may have seen the last of Batman with the Boston Celtics. The C’s reportedly are “closing in” on acquiring veteran big man Kristaps Porzingis in a three-team trade with the Washington Wizards and Los Angeles Clippers. Boston would part ways with Malcolm Brogdon and Danilo Gallinari in the deal, but it appears they wouldn’t be the only players impacted …

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Razorbacks looking at Memphis transfer for final roster spot

Arkansas basketball has one remaining open scholarship as the calendar nears July. Memphis transfer forward Chandler Lawson visited Fayetteville and the campus on Tuesday and left this afternoon and told WholeHogSports’ Richard Davenport that it felt like family. The 6’7, 215-pounder would give the Razorbacks another interior threat on a roster that is guard-heavy as it stands. Lawson is a …

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Kristaps Porzingis trade: Celtics close to landing big man in deal with Clippers and Wizards, per report

The Boston Celtics, Los Angeles Clippers and Washington Wizards are closing in on a blockbuster trade that would send Kristaps Porzingis to the Celtics, according to The Athletic. The deal would move Celtics guard Malcolm Brogdon to the Clippers and L.A. wing Marcus Morris to the Wizards along with draft compensation. Danilo Gallinari could head from Boston to Washington as …

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Memphis basketball coach Penny Hardaway suspended 3 games for NCAA recruiting violation

Memphis basketball coach Penny Hardaway will be suspended for three games during the 2023-24 season, the NCAA announced Wednesday. Hardaway will serve his suspension for the first three games of the season, meaning he will miss games against Jackson State (Nov. 6), at Missouri (Nov. 10) and Alabama State (Nov. 17). The penalty stems from two impermissible in-home visits with …

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‘Best roster in the NBA’

According to Shams Charania, the Celtics, Wizards, and Clippers are closing in on a trade sending Kristaps Porzingis to Boston, Malcolm Brogdon to L.A., and Marcus Morris and draft compensation to Washington. Following Bradley Beal’s trade to Phoenix, here’s how NBA Twitter reacted to the Celtics trading for KP. This content is not available due to your privacy preferences. Update …

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Amile Jefferson leaving Duke to become Boston Celtics assistant, AP source says

Duke assistant coach Amile Jefferson is leaving the Blue Devils to become an assistant with the NBA’s Boston Celtics, a person with knowledge of the situation said Wednesday. The person spoke to The Associated Press on the condition of anonymity because the Celtics haven’t publicly discussed their staff search. The move was first reported by 247sports. The 30-year-old Jefferson worked …

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Celtics in ‘strong talks’ on three-team Porzingis trade

The Boston Celtics could use frontcourt depth this offseason. How about a 7-foot-3 big man who can shoot threes? Boston is pursuing Washington Wizards star Kristaps Porzingis and has “been in discussions on a potential framework” for an opt-in-and-trade deal involving the veteran forward, The Athletic’s Shams Charania reported Wednesday. UPDATE (3:30 p.m. ET): The Celtics, Wizards and Los Angeles …

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Wisconsin basketball adds another non-conference matchup to the schedule

We already know a few details about Wisconsin basketball’s non-conference schedule, but thanks to college basketball reporter Rocco Miller, we now have another matchup. The Badgers will face a Horizon League opponent in November at the Kohl center. Wisconsin welcomes in Robert Morris on Friday, November 17th. Wisconsin’s November schedule now has a number of dates, as the Badgers already …

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Bulls face major decisions as NBA Draft, free agency loom

The NBA Draft is Thursday, and the Chicago Bulls currently own no picks. They also project to operate as an over-the-salary-cap team this offseason, meaning that, barring a trade, they’d have to use the midlevel and biannual exceptions in free agency to upgrade the roster. During his end-of-season media availability session in mid-April, executive vice president Artūras Karnišovas cited management’s …

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NCAA panel imposes a 3-game suspension for Memphis’ Penny Hardaway for recruiting violations

An NCAA infractions panel has imposed a three-game suspension on Memphis coach Penny Hardaway for recruiting violations tied to two in-home visits with a prospect two years ago. The panel issued its ruling Wednesday, which follows a negotiated resolution in December that allowed the school to resolve the case and begin probation while one individual challenged the allegations.That turned out …

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Wisconsin transfer G A.J. Storr is an impressive athlete

Wisconsin impressed the college basketball world when it landed former St. John’s transfer guard A.J. Storr in the transfer portal. Storr, a former four-star recruit, averaged 8.8 points in 21 minutes per game last season. He shot more than 40% from three, 45% from the floor and filled up the Twitter highlight reel throughout the season. Related: Wisconsin in-state 2024 guard …

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