A person with firsthand knowledge of the Pistons’ off-season plans said signing Green is not realistic because they expect the Warriors, playing in the NBA Finals and working for a new arena, to match any offer sheet. The person, not publicly authorized to discuss the team’s plans, said that the Pistons do not want to tie up salary cap space for 72 hours – the time allotted the Warriors to match any offer – when more easily obtainable free agents might be available.
December 1, 2015 | 12:49 pm EST Update
Kobe Bryant suffered a rotator cuff tear in his right shoulder on a dunk attempt, but he stayed in the game. The Lakers lost to the Pelicans and Bryant scored only 14 points, but he still made shots using his left hand. ”He turned around and shot it left handed like it was nothing,” Davis said. ”He’s amazing. Ever since I’ve been in the NBA, he’s had that killer instinct. He’s such a competitor.”