Daily Archives: July 19, 2023

Leaky Black officially signs two-way deal with Charlotte Hornets

[ad_1] Former North Carolina forward Leaky Black is staying close to home as he continues his basketball journey after five years with the Tar Heels. After playing with the Charlotte Hornets in the NBA Summer League the past few weeks, Black has officially signed a two-way deal with the franchise on Wednesday. President of Basketball Operations and General Manager Mitch …

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Why Dray turned down ‘substantially’ richer free agency deals

[ad_1] Why Dray turned down ‘substantially’ richer free agency deals originally appeared on NBC Sports Bay Area Draymond Green entered unfamiliar territory this offseason as he dipped his toes into NBA free agency for the first time in his career. While he kept an open mind and wanted to explore his options, Green recently revealed his agent Rich Paul is …

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Bulls star DeMar DeRozan ‘made his season debut’ in The Drew League

[ad_1] The Chicago Bulls entered the offseason with hopes of improving their roster. Many thought they should consider a rebuild, but Arturas Karnisovas made it clear that wasn’t in the plans. Instead, they made a bunch of moves to raise the ceiling of their current group, re-signing Nikola Vucevic and Coby White and signing Jevon Carter and Torrey Craig. The …

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Analyst ‘worried’ over recent Celtics addition

[ad_1] Not everybody is thrilled with the Boston Celtics’ recent addition of Kristaps Porzingis. For some, Porzingis’ injury history is a real concern, especially since Boston already has Malcolm Brogdon and Robert Williams on their roster – two players who have battled health issues throughout their careers. Sports Illustrated’s Chris Mannix is the latest person to make his concerns public. …

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Shawn Kemp Top 10 Dunks

[ad_1] Visit http://www.nba.com/video for more highlights. The best dunks from the career of Shawn Kemp. [ad_2] Source link : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HQeMhYJe5JA Author : Publish date : [publish_date] Copyright for syndicated content belongs to the linked Source.

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Grant WIlliams on his final season with the Boston Celtics

[ad_1] Former Boston Celtics forward Grant Williams recently said that he looks back at his behavior early in his final Celtics season as being unprofessional and that he and Boston head coach Joe Mazzulla were close before professional disagreements last season, though he’ll always love his former Celtics jefe. A recent Boston Globe interview came out as the Charlotte native’s …

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James Harden expected to report to 76ers training camp, but that might not be a good thing for Philly

[ad_1] The Philadelphia 76ers are taking a patient approach when it comes to James Harden’s pending trade request, and the organization isn’t operating with any urgency when it comes to moving the star guard. As a result, there’s potential for the stalemate between the two sides to stretch into training camp in the fall. If it lasts that long, Harden …

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What we know about the 2023-24 schedule thus far

[ad_1] Tom Izzo is never afraid of putting together a tough schedule and that will again be the case for the Spartans during the 2023-24 season. Over the past few months there have been schedule updates and reports of Michigan State basketball matchups for the upcoming season. We have yet to receive the official schedule, but at this point in …

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Jordan Walsh’s trainer opens up on how they improved his shooting

[ad_1] Despite being selected early in the second round of the 2023 NBA draft by the Boston Celtics, former Arkansas Razorbacks wing Jordan Walsh has displayed great promise with his shooting, defense, and passing abilities in Las Vegas Summer League with the Sin City Celtics. His trainer, Charles Stoker, had been working with him since his middle school days, developing …

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Former Tennessee basketball transfer Chris Ledlum commits to St. John’s, Rick Pitino

[ad_1] Former Tennessee basketball transfer commitment Chris Ledlum has found a new home. Ledlum committed to St. John’s, he announced Wednesday on Instagram. The announcement comes six days after he left Tennessee and re-entered the transfer portal. Ledlum, a Harvard transfer who committed to the Vols on April 19, was second in the Ivy League in scoring last season at …

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Chicago Bulls are potential landing spot for Christian Wood

[ad_1] After losing in the Play-In Tournament this past year, the Chicago Bulls set their sights on improvement. They had no interest in rebuilding and instead chose to build up their roster this summer rather than tear it down, which many saw as the more enticing option for the franchise. In turn, the moves they’ve made have helped improve the …

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Ja Morant’s friend, Davonte Pack, arrested over fight involving teenager at Grizzlies star’s home in 2022

[ad_1] Davonte Pack, who is a longtime close friend of Memphis Grizzlies superstar Ja Morant was arrested Wednesday morning by the Shelby County Sheriff’s Office in Tennessee, court records show.  A warrant was issued for Pack last week stemming from a fight involving a teenager at the Grizzlies star’s home in 2022. Joshua Holloway, now 18, accused Pack and Morant …

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Schedule set for Cornhusker Classic

[ad_1] Nebraska basketball announced three new additions to its nonconference schedule for the 2023-24 season. The Cornhuskers will host Duquesne, Stony Brook, and Rider in the Cornhusker Classic this season. The Cornhusker Classic is a three-game round-robin tournament that will take place from November 13th to November 22nd. Nebraska will host three games during the event. They’ll play November 13th …

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Sixers, Joel Embiid want star to play entire career in Philadelphia; no plans for Knicks trade

[ad_1] Apr 15, 2023; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA; Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid (21) drives to the basket against Brooklyn Nets center Nic Claxton (33) during the third quarter of game one of the 2023 NBA playoffs at Wells Fargo Center. / Eric Hartline-USA TODAY Sports SNY’s Ian Begley will be responding to and breaking down answers to Knicks questions from …

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Jevon Carter ‘always dreamt’ of playing for hometown Bulls

[ad_1] When the summer began, the Chicago Bulls were aiming to push forward in hopes of bouncing back from their elimination in the Play-In Tournament. Arturas Karnisovas stated that they had no desire to rebuild the roster, and in turn, they would spend the offseason working toward putting a playoff-caliber roster around their current core of Zach LaVine, DeMar DeRozan, …

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Where Celtics’ roster stands after reported Banton contract details

[ad_1] Where Celtics’ roster stands after reported Banton contract details originally appeared on NBC Sports Boston Are the Boston Celtics done adding impact players to their 2023-24 roster? That’s a question worth asking amid a busy offseason that’s seen Marcus Smart and Grant Williams head out the door and Kristaps Porzingis, Oshae Brissett and Dalano Banton come in. If you …

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