Kobe Bryant has a chance to be a member of the 2016 U.S. Olympic team, even though he is not attending Team USA’s minicamp this week, USA Basketball Executive Director Jerry Colangelo told SheridanHoops Tuesday. “If he had a great year, it would be a great story for him to try to close out his career by winning a gold medal,” Colangelo said.
February 8, 2016 | 8:26 pm EST Update
Chris Reichert: Lots of reports out there that Elliot Williams is close to signing with European powerhouse Panathinaikos. Can confirm that Elliot Williams has indeed signed with Panathinaikos, per a league source.