The Los Angeles Lakers may have a way out of the Russell Westbrook fiasco after all

The Los Angeles Lakers could get out of their Russell Westbrook fiasco via a trade with … [+] the Charlotte Hornets. (Photo by Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images) fake images As we enter the 2022 free agency period, there is one overarching story surrounding the Los Angeles Lakers: the potential acquisition of All-Star guard Kyrie Irving. … Read more

Brooklyn Nets and Kyrie Irving could part ways

Kyrie Irving and the Nets are reportedly at an impasse when it comes to Irving’s contract.Image: fake images Next week is shaping up to be volatile for Kyrie Irving and the Brooklyn Nets. You could start a drinking game for every time that lede was written this season and you’d end up a vegetable. It … Read more

Nets, Kyrie Irving in a dead end; the latest in Miles Bridges; NBA Draft Notes

With the NBA Draft three days away and free agency just around the corner, trade talks, signings and searches for all 30 teams have begun in earnest. Across the league, the top free agents — and potential free agents — are being monitored: Chicago’s Zach LaVine, Washington’s Bradley Beal, Philadelphia’s James Harden, Phoenix’s Deandre Ayton, … Read more

The Warriors’ victory in the NBA Finals would be a reminder of Kevin Durant

Kevin Durant has been keeping himself busy, although you have to believe that, given the election, he would have preferred to find other ways to fill his time now that June reaches its halfway point. On Twitter in recent days, Durant — @KDTrey5 — has been engaging other users on a variety of topics: leadership, … Read more

Everything indicates that Kyrie Irving returns to the Nets

Despite a report that the Nets are “totally unwilling” to re-sign Kyrie Irving long-term, and speculation about his trade, all indications point strongly toward a reunion between Brooklyn and its All-Star point guard. Irving has until June 29 to decide whether to opt out of the final $36.5 million year of his 2022-23 contract and … Read more

Brooklyn Nets GM weighs in on Kyrie Irving’s future, says team wants ‘selfless’ players who are ‘available’

NEW YORK — Kyrie Irving might have to prove to the Brooklyn Nets that he’s more than just a great basketball player if he wants a future with the team. General manager Sean Marks made it clear Wednesday that Irving will have to show a commitment to being available for his team, a commitment that … Read more

Celtics win thriller; Heat, Suns find few problems – The Athletic

Game 1: Heat 115, Hawks 91 | Heat advantage 1-0 Who was the guy? Kyle Lowry. I know Duncan Robinson had almost as many 3-pointers as the entire Hawks team and Jimmy Butler was fantastic. But Lowry played a perfect game bugging Trae Young and was great just making the right play on offense. He … Read more