Jimmy Butler joins Michael Jordan, Derrick Rose, Luol Deng as only Bulls to score 25 or more points in first 2 games of a Bulls' playoff run
I'd love to travel to South Africa for first NBA exhibition game on August 1st: Luol Deng to captain Team Africa v Chris Paul & Team World.
NBA: 1st game in Africa on Aug. 1 in South Africa. Team Africa (captain Luol Deng) vs. Team World (Chris Paul). Support of local charities.
Chris Paul will captain Team World vs. a Team Africa captained by Luol Deng on Aug. 1 in Johannesburg as part of NBA's first game in Africa.
Luol Deng will captain Africa team, CP3 the World team in that August 1 game in Johannesburg
Luol Deng to participate in NBA exhibition in Johannesburg on August 1. More unlikely to play in Great Britain friendly in London on July 25
Deng's doing great work in Africa & in bringing African-born young players into cause. Wants 2 follow Mutombo's footsteps in leaving legacy
NBA announces an exhibition game starring NBA players (incl. CP3, Luol Deng) in South Africa on August 1.
Deng:Coming from South Sudan & having participated in Basketball without Borders Africa camps,I am honored to be part of this historic event
“I am extremely proud to be a part of the NBA’s first game in Africa,” said Luol Deng. Game will be played Aug. 1 in Johannesburg, S. Africa
Luol Deng will serve as captain of Team Africa, with Chris Paul leading Team World in the NBA's first ever exhibition game played in Africa.
NBA announces it will hold game in Africa for first time Aug. 1: a Team Africa vs. Team World exhibition, with Luol Deng and C.Paul captains
Even if Deng opts out of $10.1 M, Heat would still be capped out if Dragic re-signs.
Spoelstra on Dragic & Deng (free agents): "We love them. Hopefully they love us."
Spoelstra on Dragic & Deng: "We love them. Hopefully they love us."
Spoelstra says next few weeks will be "torture" as they wait out player decisions (Dragic, Deng) b4 they can do all their planning
Will Wade recruit Deng & Dragic to stay? "Nope. They know. If they want to be here, they'll be here."
Heat not declaring Wade, Goran, Whiteside, Birdman or Deng out, but you basically can read the writing on the lottery wall.
Erik Spoelstra wouldn't need to justify laying down tomorrow. Wade, Deng, Whiteside, Haslem, Andersen & others are legitimately injured.
Dwyane Wade, Chris Bosh and Luol Deng have combined to miss 65 games this season.
Follow on last nt's Deng tweets: if he wants to b cutter, not spacer, he's a better fit next to Bosh-McRoberts frontline than Whiteside-Bosh
Deng respectfully declined to discuss whether he will exercise $10.1 M option for next season, saying he hasn't thought about it.
Final quote from Deng: "I love this organization. It's been top-class everything. I've had 1 of my healthiest yrs. Med staff has been great"
Deng about spacing: "I don't really like to be staying still. It's not my strength. I could shoot a high % but I'm not per se a shooter."