Lakers controlling owner Jeanie Buss emphatically said Luke Walton will be “the Lakers coach, period.” When asked by ESPN’s Cassidy Hubbarth on “Buckets” if Walton will remain the coach through the regular season, free agency and the summer, Buss replied, “Absolutely. Luke Walton is the Lakers coach, period. There’s no worrying about it, there’s no speculation. He’s done a terrific job.
February 23, 2018 | 9:34 am EST Update
Donatas Urbonas: Cavaliers invited Arturas Gudaitis to come to Cleveland this summer for the try out. Olimpia big man told he knew that Cavs were interested in him before trading for his rights. Gudaitis said that Cleveland representatives will visit him in Milano in two weeks.