Daily Archives: September 27, 2023

Damian Lillard trade grades: Bucks land Giannis a new co-star, but no team earns an ‘A’ in blockbuster deal

Damian Lillard and Giannis Antetokounmpo are about to be teammates. Lillard, who turned 33 in July and is coming off the best season of his 11-year career, will be traded to the Milwaukee Bucks in a three-team blockbuster on Wednesday. In return for their franchise player, the Portland Trail Blazers will get center Deandre Ayton and forward Toumani Camara from the …

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Damian Lillard reacts to Bucks trade by dropping single ‘Farewell’

Damian Lillard reacted to his long-expected trade to an unexpected destination, the Milwaukee Bucks, with a musical response from his alter ego. The former Portland Trail Blazers guard, who moonlights as a rapper by the name Dame D.O.L.L.A., dropped a single on social media hours after news broke that he was on the way to Milwaukee as part of a …

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Damian Lillard trade: Suns end rocky relationship with Deandre Ayton, adding necessary depth around star trio

The Phoenix Suns won’t exactly be at the top of most NBA fans’ minds over the coming days, given that the Milwaukee Bucks just pulled off the Ocean’s Eleven-like heist of swiping Damian Lillard from the expectant clutches of the Miami Heat. Lillard joining Giannis Antetokounmpo immediately creates one of the most formidable duos in the league, and potentially one …

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Damian Lillard traded to Milwaukee Bucks in 3-team deal

Subscribe to Ball Don’t Lie This embedded content is not available in your region. Vincent Goodwill is joined by Dan Devine for a quick reaction to the 3-team trade that sent Damian Lillard to the Milwaukee Bucks, Jrue Holiday to the Portland Trail Blazers (along with DeAndre Ayton), and Jusuf Nurkic and Grayson Allen to the Phoenix Suns. The guys …

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Jrue Holiday landing spots: Heat, 76ers, Clippers among possible destinations for veteran guard

After months of speculation, Damian Lillard was finally traded, except not to the team that many expected. The Portland Trail Blazers dealt their once-franchise centerpiece to the Milwaukee Bucks as part of a three-team deal that also included Jusuf Nurkic being sent to the Phoenix Suns. In return, the Blazers got veteran guard Jrue Holiday, Deandre Ayton from the Suns, …

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The trade for Damian Lillard is an echo of past championship moves … – Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

The trade for Damian Lillard is an echo of past championship moves … Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Source link : https://news.google.com/rss/articles/CBMiqQFodHRwczovL3d3dy5qc29ubGluZS5jb20vc3Rvcnkvc3BvcnRzL25iYS9idWNrcy8yMDIzLzA5LzI3L3RyYWRpbmctZm9yLWRhbWlhbi1saWxsYXJkLWVjaG9lcy1jaGFtcGlvbnNoaXAtbW92ZXMtb3NjYXItcm9iZXJ0c29uLWpydWUtaG9saWRheS1taWx3YXVrZWUtYnVja3MvNzA5ODI4ODcwMDcv0gEA?oc=5 Author : Publish date : 2023-09-27 22:00:20 Copyright for syndicated content belongs to the linked Source.

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Tip times, TV coverage announced for 2023-24 season

The Big East Conference announced game times and television coverage for the 2023-24 men’s basketball season on Wednesday afternoon. The Xavier men’s basketball regular season schedule has 26 games slated via FOX networks, three on CBS networks and two on the ESPN family of networks, according to a press release. More: St. John’s Rick Pitino makes return to Big East …

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Luka Dončić hoping full offseason, preseason with Kyrie Irving can help fix Mavericks’ chemistry issues

Kyrie Irving and Luka Dončić played in just 16 games together last season after Irving was traded from the Nets in February. (Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images) (Kevin C. Cox via Getty Images) Luka Dončić’s partnership with Kyrie Irving didn’t go well last season. Though there’s likely several reasons for that, one of the most obvious ones was time. The Dallas …

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Damian Lillard trade: Heat’s Jimmy Butler calls for NBA to investigate Bucks, plus other social media reaction

Social media went into a frenzy Wednesday as Damian Lillard was traded to the Milwaukee Bucks after 11 seasons with the Portland Trail Blazers. The move was part of a three-team deal involving Milwaukee, Portland and the Phoenix Suns, CBS Sports’ Bill Reiter confirms. While Milwaukee is solely adding Lillard, the two other teams are swapping multiple players. Portland is …

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Time revealed for 2023 Mizzou-KU Border War

LAWRENCE, Kan. — The 2023 edition of the Border War has been officially set. Kansas will host Missouri in the third game of the men’s basketball rivalry series since it was revived in 2021 after conference realignment deaded the yearly matchup for almost a decade. This season’s HyVee Hoops Border Showdown will be on Saturday, December 9 at 4:15 p.m. …

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Phoenix Suns will regret trading Deandre Ayton despite haul of role … – The Arizona Republic

Phoenix Suns will regret trading Deandre Ayton despite haul of role … The Arizona Republic Source link : https://news.google.com/rss/articles/CBMikwFodHRwczovL3d3dy5hemNlbnRyYWwuY29tL3N0b3J5L3Nwb3J0cy9uYmEvc3Vucy8yMDIzLzA5LzI3L3Bob2VuaXgtc3Vucy13aWxsLXJlZ3JldC10cmFkaW5nLWRlYW5kcmUtYXl0b24tZGVzcGl0ZS1oYXVsLW9mLXJvbGUtcGxheWVycy83MDk4NDc3MjAwNy_SAQA?oc=5 Author : Publish date : 2023-09-27 21:03:42 Copyright for syndicated content belongs to the linked Source.

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5 NBA rookies to draft who will make an immediate impact

Still technically a rookie, Chet Holmgren has big fantasy potential this season. (Photo by Chris Gardner/Getty Images) (Chris Gardner via Getty Images) Each year, a new crop of players enter the fantasy basketball pool. I’m usually hesitant to draft rookies because minutes are far from guaranteed. It takes time to adjust to the league, so I often pass on first-year …

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NB90s VOLUME 1: 1990 & 91

Using a high-energy style and ’90s-influenced graphics and music – plus interviews with former players, NBA TV/Turner … Source link : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x7Uab755vwA Author : Publish date : [publish_date] Copyright for syndicated content belongs to the linked Source.

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Dribble Handoff: Duke, North Carolina among picks to snatch No. 1 college basketball recruiting class in 2024

Following the commitment of top 50 prospect Annor Boateng last week, Missouri’s 2024 recruiting class surged to No. 1, according to the 247Sports team rankings. While months still remain in the recruiting cycle, the Tigers’ recruiting prowess under second-year coach Dennis Gates is a sight to behold. Save for the one-year blip when it landed five-star brothers Michael and Jontay Porter, …

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Damian Lillard traded to Bucks in three-team blockbuster

Report: Damian Lillard traded to Bucks in three-team blockbuster originally appeared on NBC Sports Bay Area Damian Lillard is finally getting traded out of Portland, but he will not be joining the Miami Heat. Instead, Lillard has been dealt to the Milwaukee Bucks in a three-team deal that also involves the Phoenix Suns, ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski first reported Wednesday, citing …

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Grading Damian Lillard trade for Bucks, Trail Blazers, and Suns after … – SB Nation

Grading Damian Lillard trade for Bucks, Trail Blazers, and Suns after … SB Nation Source link : https://news.google.com/rss/articles/CBMiamh0dHBzOi8vd3d3LnNibmF0aW9uLmNvbS9uYmEvMjAyMy85LzI3LzIzODkyOTcxL2RhbWlhbi1saWxsYXJkLXRyYWRlLWdyYWRlcy1idWNrcy1zdW5zLXRyYWlsLWJsYXplcnMtYXl0b27SAQA?oc=5 Author : Publish date : 2023-09-27 20:02:34 Copyright for syndicated content belongs to the linked Source.

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Damian Lillard trade: Bucks land All-Star in stunning three-team deal, Jrue Holiday, Deandre Ayton also moved

Damian Lillard will be traded to the Milwaukee Bucks as part of a three-team deal including the Phoenix Suns, CBS Sports’ Bill Reiter confirms. The Portland Trail Blazers will receive Jrue Holiday, Deandre Ayton, Toumani Camara and draft capital in the deal while Phoenix lands Jusuf Nurkic, Grayson Allen, Nassir Little and Keon Johnson. The move represents a significant surprise for …

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Celtics’ stats defending new Bucks star are good

Damian Lillard trade: Celtics’ stats defending new Bucks star are good originally appeared on NBC Sports Boston No league does blockbuster trades like the NBA, and Wednesday’s news has the potential so significantly alter the fortunes of several franchises. The Milwaukee Bucks acquired Portland Trail Blazers superstar point guard Damian Lillard in a three-team trade that also involved the Phoenix …

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Damian Lillard trade: All-Star point guard dealt to Bucks as part of three-team deal, per report

Damian Lillard will be traded to the Milwaukee Bucks as part of a three-team deal including the Phoenix Suns, according to Adrian Wojnarowski. The Portland Trail Blazers will receive Jrue Holiday, Deandre Ayton, Toumani Camara, a 2029 unprotected Milwaukee first-round pick, and unprotected Milwaukee swap rights in 2028 and 2030 in the deal while Phoenix lands Jusuf Nurkic, Grayson Allen, …

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Bucks land Damian Lillard in stunning three-team trade

Report: Bucks land Damian Lillard in stunning three-team trade originally appeared on NBC Sports Boston The landscape of the NBA’s Eastern Conference just changed dramatically. The Milwaukee Bucks are acquiring Damian Lillard from the Portland Trail Blazers as part of a massive three-team trade involving the Phoenix Suns, ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski reported Wednesday. Here’s the full deal, according to The …

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