- 2022-05-17 17:34:58Z
NBA Twitter reacts to the Thunder landing the Xth and Xth picks in 2022 NBA draft lottery:
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) The Hornets have scheduled second interviews with Bucks assistant coach Darvin Ham and Warriors assistant coach Kenny Atkinson this week, along with former Trail Blazers coach Terry Stotts for their head coaching vacancy, according to a person familiar with the situation. The Hornets fired James Borrego as coach after going 43-39 this season and finishing in 10th place in the Eastern Conference.
Marina Mabrey (Dallas Wings) with a 2-pointer vs. Washington Mystics, 05/17/2022
Shatori Walker-Kimbrough (Washington Mystics) with a 3-pointer vs. Dallas Wings, 05/17/2022
Kayla Thornton (Dallas Wings) with a 3-pointer vs. Washington Mystics, 05/17/2022
Marina Mabrey (Dallas Wings) with a 3-pointer vs. Washington Mystics, 05/17/2022
Myisha Hines-Allen (Washington Mystics) with a 3-pointer vs. Dallas Wings, 05/17/2022
The ping pong balls bounced in Orlando's favor, landing the Magic the No. 1 pick for the fourth time in franchise history.
Houston now owns the No. 3 pick in the NBA's 2022 first round, which could allow the Rockets to draft Gonzaga's Chet Holmgren, Duke's Paolo Banchero, or Auburn's Jabari Smith.
Oklahoma City is second and Houston is third.
Betnijah Laney (New York Liberty) with a First Basket of The Game vs. Connecticut Sun, 05/17/2022
Alyssa Thomas (Connecticut Sun) with a 2-pointer vs. New York Liberty, 05/17/2022
Betnijah Laney (New York Liberty) with an Assist vs. Connecticut Sun, 05/17/2022
DiJonai Carrington (Connecticut Sun) with a Buzzer Beater vs. New York Liberty, 05/17/2022
Sami Whitcomb (New York Liberty) with a 3-pointer vs. Connecticut Sun, 05/17/2022
Kobe Bryant went off in Game 1 of the Western Conference Finals to lead his Lakers over Steve Nash's Suns.
General manager Troy Weaver reacts to Detroit Pistons falling two spots in NBA draft lottery and picking fifth in draft June 23. Filmed May 17, 2022.
Detroit Pistons entered Tuesday's NBA lottery with third-best odds at No. 1, but fell two spots and will pick fifth overall in 2022 NBA draft in June
Gary Washburn: Huge blow for #Celtics. Al Horford (health and safety protocols) and Marcus Smart (foot) both ruled OUT for Game 1 vs. #Heat. Source: Twitter @GwashburnGlobe What's the buzz on Twitter? Barry Jackson @ flasportsbuzz NEW: Celtics ...
Adrian Wojnarowski: The Charlotte Hornets are planning to conduct a second interview with Golden State Warriors assistant Kenny Atkinson for the franchise's head coaching job, sources tell ESPN. Source: Twitter @wojespn What's the buzz on Twitter? ...
Smart has a sprained foot, Horford has entered health and safety protocols.
Amid news that Al Horford and Marcus Smart will miss Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Finals, the Boston Celtics reportedly have at least some good news on the injury front Tuesday.
MIAMI (AP) Boston was without two starters for Game 1 of the Eastern Conference finals on Tuesday night, with Al Horford entering the NBA's health and safety protocols and Marcus Smart unable to play because of a mid-foot sprain. The Celtics announced those updates about three hours before the series opener against the Miami Heat. Derrick White was added to the starting lineup in Smart's place, and Grant Williams was starting in place of Horford.
Neither player will suit up for the first contest in the 2022 East finals series.
David Hardisty: Chet Holmgren says he thinks he can be a "50-40-90 player" in the NBA. He believes his ability to create his own shot and score on his own will be on display. Source: Twitter @clutchfans What's the buzz on Twitter? Marc J. Spears @ ...
All signs point to Otto Porter Jr. playing in Game 1 of the Western Conference finals.
For the second time in three seasons, Heat and Celtics will play in the East finals. In the West, the veteran Warriors face the upstart Mavericks.
Will the Celtics or Heat advance to the 2022 NBA Finals? Here's a roundup of expert predictions for the Eastern Conference Finals.
Mark Berman: NBA source: Assistant coaches Jeff Hornacek and Will Weaver will not return to the Rockets staff for 2022-23 season Source: Twitter @MarkBermanFox26 More on this storyline Mike Brown's cellphone was filled with congratulatory text ...
While Lu Dort is a fan favorite, the possibility of owning two top-six picks is hard to pass up on.
Former Trail Blazers coach Terry Stotts is also interviewing.
See where ESPN's Joe Lunardi has Michigan State in his early NCAA Tournament projection for the 2022-23 season
Charlotte continues their coaching search as they add another candidate to their list.
As Steve Kerr helplessly watched the Western Conference semifinals play out from home, Warriors general manager Bob Myers was there to listen.
Shams Charania: The Charlotte Hornets will interview former Trail Blazers coach Terry Stotts for their head coaching job this week, sources tell @TheAthletic @Stadium. Source: Twitter @ShamsCharania What's the buzz on Twitter? Shams Charania @ ...
This definitely wasn't the start that the Minnesota Lynx envisioned to their season - the final of Sylvia Fowles' career. For the second consecutive year the Lynx have lost their first four games. "We'll do what we have to do to get where we want to go, because there's only one path," Reeve recently said.
Stephen Curry is an underrated defender. Which doesn't sit well with him.
Arkansas will have six new players freshmen and five additions from the transfer portal.
Tuesday, May 17, brings the first game on the NBA Eastern Conference Finals with Miami hosting Boston in a featured slate tipping off at 8:30 p.m. ET on Yahoo, DraftKings and FanDuel. Below, we will examine the player pool and break down the best NBA DFS picks today for DraftKings, FanDuel and Yahoo lineups. NBA […] The post NBA DFS Picks and Fantasy Basketball Building Blocks for Today, Tuesday | 5/17/22 appeared first on Awesemo.com.
Derrick Favors had until June 29 to make a decision.
Celtics head coach Ime Udoka provided a fresh update on Marcus Smart's status for Game 1 against the Heat after his team's shootaround Tuesday morning.
Shams Charania: Oklahoma City Thunder center Derrick Favors has opted into his $10.2 million player option for the 2022-23 season, sources tell @TheAthletic @Stadium. Source: Twitter @ShamsCharania What's the buzz on Twitter? Shams Charania @ ...
Should the Thunder offer Deandre Ayton a max contract?
The Celtics and Bucks just wrapped up an instant classic in round two of the NBA playoffs. What were Boston's best plays of the series?
Here's everything you need to know to watch Game 1 of Celtics vs. Heat in the Eastern Conference Finals, including NBC Sports Boston's full coverage.
Kevin Harlan is Turner Sports' replacement for Marv Albert as play-by-play voice of the Western Conference finals between the Warriors and Mavericks.
Former Villanova coach didn't say the NCAA's changing landscape was why he retired, but was open about the challenges now facing college programs.
Kevin Durant surprised David Letterman in a sit-down interview for a Netflix show. "I'm actually high right now."
While the Bucks were powered by one megastar, the Heat are a bit trickier to read. Here are three Miami storylines to watch that could alter the course of their Eastern Conference Finals series against the Celtics.
Duke University paid Mike Krzyzewski over $12.5 million in 2020-21, according to the school's federal tax filings that year, an amount that rivals the most ever paid by a university to a college head coach during a non-buyout year. For FY21, Krzyzewski's earnings easily topped those of the country's second highest-paid basketball coach, Kansas' Bill […]