James Harden: Three-year deal in Philadelphia?

Kevin O’Connor on James Harden: I’ve been told that (Sixers) ownership wants him to opt into the $46.9 million deal for the 22/23 season, which no surprise. I’ve been told Morey he wants that to be a three-year deal.Source: Spotify What’s the buzz on Twitter? Keith Pompey @PompeyOnSixers Here’s what to make of James Harden’s … Read more

Kyrie Irving’s future with the Nets not all that clear?

Fischer’s reporting, laid out in an online conversation Thursday with Boardroom’s Eddie Gonzalez, was less certain, which he admitted, but decidedly more interesting. The Bleacher Report writer opened by saying that he has long assumed that Irving, along with Kevin Durant and Ben Simmons, will all be on the court for training camp. Still… “I’ve … Read more

Lakers hire Chris Jent to be associate head coach

Adrian Wojnarowski: The Lakers are hiring Atlanta Hawks assistant Chris Jent to become the top assistant coach, sources tell ESPN. New coach Darvin Ham recruited Jent over the past week to lead his staff. Jent has a strong history with LeBron James from early Cleveland years.Source: Twitter @wojespn What’s the buzz on Twitter? Dave McMenamin … Read more

Kevin Durant on his legacy dying: I been dead since July 4, 2016 but congrats to the Warriors

feltbot: Kevin Durant’s legacy just died He’s now just the guy between Harrison Barnes and Andrew Wiggins. Kevin Durant: I been dead since July 4th 2016, but congrats to the dubs and my boy Steezy, a Fillmore legend, man been waitin his whole life for a parade on market st.Source: Twitter @KDTrey5 What’s the buzz … Read more

Robert Williams after losing NBA Finals: ‘It will never stop hurting’

Keith Smith: Rob Williams on how long this loss will hurt: “I won’t stop hurting, to be honest. We’ll get back to work…We gotta be better. But it will never stop hurting.”Source: Twitter @KeithSmithNBA What’s the buzz on Twitter? Jared Weiss @JaredWeissNBA Ime Udoka said Rob Williams made a lot of progress on the court, … Read more

Steve Kerr on Warriors’ mentality ahead of Game 6: I sense great focus and confidence

Anthony Slater: Steve Kerr: “I sense great focus and confidence. I think our guys are in a good place heading into tonight.”Source: Twitter @anthonyVslater What’s the buzz on Twitter? Jason Dumas @JDumasReports Steve Kerr talks about how difficult tonight’s game will be for the Warriors. They have not won their first close out game of … Read more

Jaylen Brown: We are not scared, we do not fear the Warriors

Gary Washburn: Jaylen Brown “We are not scared. We do not fear the Golden State #Warriors.” #Celtics #NBAFinals2022Source: Twitter @GwashburnGlobe What’s the buzz on Twitter? Gary Washburn @GwashburnGlobe Jaylen Brown said he already read @WCRhoden‘s “Forty Million Dollar Slaves” while in high school, and had no idea he was talking to Rhoden today until Rhoden … Read more

Kevin Durant: ‘Kobe Bryant would tell you the difference between him in ’06 and ’09 was the addition of Pau Gasol’

Daman Rangoola: Individual excellence. At every facet of the game – and the height you’ve achieved is perhaps the highest anybody ever has. Kobe Bryant is my favorite player ever – the diff between him in 05-06 vs 08-09 as an example is he imprinted his personality on every single player. Kevin Durant: Ima be … Read more

Andrew Bogut on Mark Jackson coaching again: ‘The well noted church within a locker room hurts his job prospects’

dont_shoot_jr: Why do you think Mark Jackson hasn’t gotten a coaching job? Andrew Bogut: I think everyone deserves a second chance and he will eventually get another chance. But the well noted church within a locker room I think hurts his job prospects…Source: Reddit What’s the buzz on Twitter? Eurohoops @Eurohoopsnet Andrew Bogut on Mark … Read more