The coach of the Philadelphia 76ers, Doc Rivers, assured that he will try to change the way of thinking of Ben Simmons of wanting to leave the organization, according to an interview with “Keyshawn, JWill and Max” of ESPN.
“I hope we can change their thinking. That’s part of our job. In sports you can fail, but you can also try again,” Rivers said, emphasizing, “We are going to deal with this.”
The Brooklyn Nets are close to extending their star contracts, Kyrie irving and James Harden, team manager Sean Marks told ESPN Tuesday night.
“We have had very positive conversations with both of them. We hope to continue negotiations in the next two weeks to focus on the next season,” Marks said, adding that he will offer a four-year deal to each.
Golden State Warriors owner Joe Lacob said that Ben simmons He does not fit into the current project of the team, which cleared up the rumors that supposedly link the point guard with the whole of the Bay.
“It really doesn’t fit what we’re putting together and Simmons is making a lot of money aside,” Lacob told Rusty Simmons of the San Francisco Chronicle. Additionally, the owner made a controversial comment regarding the Australian’s game. Can you finish the games? I’m not sure right now. “
Los angeles lakers they could invite veteran Monta Ellis to private training later this week to earn a spot on the team’s roster, according to a Lakers Nation report.
Ellis, who has not played since the 2016-17 season when he wore the Indiana Pacers jersey, has been training since late last season and was even wanted by the Milwaukee Bucks, but interest faded.