Wednesday, May 22, 2013
Bryan Colangelo is no longer the GM of the Raptors, but remains as the team's president. Toronto will offer Masai Ujiri $2M per season to fill the vacant position. Kevin Durant donated $1M for tornado relief in Oklahoma through his foundation. Michael Jordan spoke publicly today about bringing the Hornets' name back to Charlotte. Vinny Del Negro is out as the Clippers head coach. 2013 NBA Draft order + NBA.com Mock Draft (Top 5): 1. CLE - Noel, 2. ORL – McLemore, 3. WAS - Porter, 4. CHA - Oladipo, 5. PHX - Bennett. Stan Van Gundy announced that he will not be coaching next season. Sources say Dwight Howard is deciding between staying with the Lakers or going to Houston. Playoffs Day 32: SAS/MEM 93-89: Parker 15/18ast.
Monday, May 20, 2013
NBA.com's Top 5 for the 2013 Draft Class: 1. Nerlens Noel, 2. Ben McLemore, 3. Anthony Bennett, 4. Otto Porter, 5. Trey Burke. Chris Hansen congratulated the Kings on their sale, which leaves the team in Sacramento but stated that he will continue the pursuit of bringing a NBA franchise back Seattle. Damian Lillard's 'entourage' has been accused of assaulting two brothers after one of them took a picture of Lillard. Michael Jordan is changing the Charlotte Bobcats' name back to the Hornets, the change will take effect by the 2014-15 season. Kobe Bryant dismissed rumours of his retirement through his tweet: "really?? Me. Retire?? Soon, but not yet Vino still has work to do.” David West is expected to miss Game 1 of the ECF due to an injured right leg. Bryan Colangelo is out as the Raptors GM and president but will remain with the team through a different role. Scott Skiles is the leading candidate to become the next head coach of the Nets. The Clippers are not interested in pursuing Dwight Howard. No games scheduled today.