Malone’s attorney, George Farah, said Tuesday he delayed adding Harden to the suit out of respect to the Rockets while their season was under way. Attorney Hardin, however, said Malone’s attorneys on several occasions inquired about taking Harden’s deposition during the regular season. “This note of love for the Rockets doesn’t play very well when you find out they tried to take his deposition during the season,” Hardin said.
January 17, 2018 | 10:20 pm EST Update
Michael Lee: Scott Brooks told reporters in Charlotte, “We’re going to have to change some things” after the Wizards decided not to compete in Steve Clifford’s return to the bench. Brooks called the performance in a 133-109 loss, “unacceptable.”