Magic Johnson wins first regular season NBA MVP

Magic Johnson wins first regular season NBA MVP

Los Angeles Lakers great Magic Johnson was considered a great player in his first seven seasons in the NBA, and during that time, he led the team to five NBA Finals appearances and three world championships. However, he left something to be desired. Although Johnson averaged 18.3 points, 7.7 rebounds, 10.7 assists and 2.2 steals … Read more

Draymond Green describes an obsession with chasing Warriors NBA titles

Draymond Green describes an obsession with chasing Warriors NBA titles

Draymond turns life inside-out in obsession of NBA titles originally appeared on NBC Sports Bayarea Draymond Green’s response Thursday to an innocuous question about his postseason routine was a three-minute confession of his springtime obsession. Asked what he does to “get away” from such a high-intensity environment, to “chill out,” Green dived into his answer … Read more

We might have missed out on that one

We might have missed out on that one

Anthony Chiang: Ime Udoka said the Celtics “might have missed out on that one” in regard to waiving Max Strus a few years ago. Source: Twitter @Anthony_Chiang What’s the buzz on Twitter? Jeff Zillgitt @JeffZillgitt Celtics coach Ime Udoka gets his turn to talk about Al Horford and Marcus Smart rejoining the lineup for Game … Read more

Hornets GM Kupchak signs multiyear contract extension

Hornets GM Kupchak signs multiyear contract extension

CHARLOTTE, NC (AP) Mitch Kupchak has signed a multiyear contract extension to remain the Charlotte Hornets’ general manager. Kupchak’s contract was set to expire this summer. ” For better or for worse, I will be here for the next couple of years, ” Kupchak said Thursday on a videoconference call. He would not say when … Read more

Timberwolves in talks with Nuggets’ Tim Connelly

Timberwolves in talks with Nuggets’ Tim Connelly

DENVER (AP) The Minnesota Timberwolves are talking to Denver Nuggets president Tim Connelly about their vacant president of basketball operations role, The Associated Press has confirmed. The talks were confirmed by a person familiar with the discussions, who spoke with AP on condition of anonymity because neither franchise is commenting publicly. The talks were first … Read more

Bulls have ‘interest’ in Sixers’ Matisse Thybulle

Bulls have ‘interest’ in Sixers’ Matisse Thybulle

East rival reportedly has ‘known interest’ in Thybulle trade originally appeared on NBC Sports Philadelphia Matisse Thybulle was once considered a key role piece in the Sixers’ future, lauded for his defense and coveted for his potential as a 3-and-D guy. But as his offensive game has stagnated through three seasons – he shot worse … Read more