Lakers forward LeBron James has admitted he is looking forward to the first day of the new season.
Before the match with the Clippers, the champions of the last draw will receive rings.
“Wow! Handing over rings. This is such an exciting moment for me. It’s a shame that family, friends and fans won’t come and be able to witness. And yet I can’t believe I’m getting the ring again, ”James tweeted.
Toronto, Boston and Denver held preliminary negotiations with Houston on the exchange of Harden
Toronto, Boston and Denver have held preliminary talks with Houston over a possible exchange of James Harden, according to The New York Times.
What each of the three teams offered in exchange for the star guard is not reported. It is known that the Rockets intend to receive in return a young talented player and several draft picks of the 1st round.
It has been reported that Philadelphia is the most likely trade option for the eight-time All-Star. However, the new president of the Sixers basketball operations, Daryl Morey, has refused to include Ben Simmons in the deal.
Paul Pierce is nominated for induction into the Basketball Hall of Fame
NBA champion, legendary Boston striker Paul Pierce has been nominated for the first time in the James Naismith Hall of Fame.
The Basketball Hall of Fame nominees also include for the first time: five-time Lakers NBA champion Michael Cooper, former Women’s NBA MVPs Lauren Jackson and Yolanda Griffith, Florida State University head coach Lou Henson, and former Women’s NBA President, and Val Ackerman is now Commissioner for the Big East Conference.
They will join a list of multiple nominees, including Chauncey Billups, Chris Bosch, Richard Hamilton, Tim Hardway, Sean Marion, Ben Wallace and Chris Webber, as well as Swin Cash and Becky Hammon.
New Hall of Fame members will be announced in April. The ceremony itself will take place in September in Springfield, Massachusetts.