The nickname applies. He’s one of a kind in a league full of one-in-a-millions, and when he gets out in transition it’s not clear there’s been many – if any like him. “He’s one of the top three or four of those guys,” Lowry was saying between games. “You got Russell [Westbrook], James [Harden], Bron [LeBron James], those guys are unbelievable at finishing. The things he can do with the ball, one dribble, two dribbles, half court, dunk it, he did some incredible things the whole season.” “Those guys” are going to finish in the top three or four of the MVP voting this season. Antetokounmpo was fifth with a bullet on my ballot this year.
January 22, 2018 | 10:03 pm EST Update
Adrian Wojnarowski: The Cleveland Cavaliers held an emotional team meeting prior to Monday’s practice, where several players challenged the legitimacy of Kevin Love leaving OKC loss on Saturday ill and missing Sunday’s practice, league sources tell ESPN.
Adrian Wojnarowski: In a locker room increasingly full of finger-pointing, Love defended himself and explained his side to teammates, coaches and management, sources said. At end of meeting, there was a sense with some that team had worked out some issues, but that ultimately remains to be seen.