San Antonio Rumors
He wrapped an arm around teammate Draymond Green, broke into a wild colonial grin, admitted he was envious of Patty Mills’s triumph with the San Antonio Spurs last year, revealed injuries nearly killed his career twice, conceded that the doomsayers had aggravated him and delivered a simultaneous final word and flipping of the bird. “You get that ring on your finger,” Bogut said. “And you can raise that finger to anyone who has any more criticisms of you.”
Chicago Bulls coach Fred Hoiberg is pursuing San Antonio Spurs assistant Jim Boylen to be his top assistant coach, league sources told Yahoo Sports. The Bulls received permission from the Spurs to speak to Boylen and have interviewed him, league sources said. Chicago has offered Boylen its top assistant coaching position and expressed a willingness to give the title of associate head coach, league sources said.
The 6-foot-9, 242-pounder worked out for the hometown 76ers on Tuesday before flying to Boston to work out for the Celtics on Wednesday. He’ll work out for the Dallas Mavericks on Friday. Rakeem Christmas already has worked out for the Indiana Pacers and San Antonio Spurs; he plans to work out for 18 teams before the draft.
But he has shot a combined 5 of 24 the past two games – both Clippers losses – 1 of 10 from behind the 3-point line. Crawford on Saturday was philosophical about his struggles as he spoke to reporters at the team hotel in downtown San Antonio near The Alamo. “It happens,” Crawford said. “It really does. The shots I got, I hope I get those same shots tomorrow, honestly. They were good shots, they weren’t anything rushed or force, or anything – shots I make 90 percent of the time, in my mind.”
San Antonio Spurs guard Tony Parker has stated during his French radio show that he will play for Team France this summer at Eurobasket 2015 to help the team qualify for the Rio Olympic Games. “I am not thinking about that for now since I’m focused on the Spurs, and making a good season to finish in style. Then I will focus on the Blues. But I have said… I will be with team France this summer, ” he has assured on Monday night on RMC, his show TP Show .