August 16, 2017 | 7:48 pm EDT Update
Chris Broussard: 2 sources close to LeBron insist he hasn’t made decision on future w/Cavs past next season & he won’t make a decision before end of season.
The dramatic Cleveland Cavaliers offseason has basically put the entire team’s future into question. Kyrie Irving wants to leave. LeBron James will be a free agent after this season, and some fans already think LeBron’s time in Cleveland is nearing an end. Kevin Durant and rapper Lil Dicky, who once featured KD in a music video, discussed just that on Wednesday.
John Ireland: RIP Tommy Hawkins. Played for the Lakers, worked for the Dodgers. Sportscaster everywhere. Always great to @VeniceMase and me. Great guy.
The following statement was issued today by CEO & Controlling Owner Jeanie Buss on behalf of the team: “We are saddened to hear the news regarding Tommy Hawkins. He was and will always be part of the Lakers family.”
August 16, 2017 | 7:14 pm EDT Update
In his own promotional video filmed during his recent stop in NYC, Durant included a clip of a fan in the street asking the Finals MVP, “When are you going to play for the Knicks, man?” His response couldn’t have been more final. “Never,” he said.