The Boston Celtics are in a position to trade for a player of Aldridge’s caliber, should he become available, due to the value of the players on their roster and future picks. “Sources were telling me the other day that LaMarcus Aldridge may not even finish the year with the Spurs. That experiment hasn’t quite worked out the way they’d hoped. I think there’s going to be a lot of shifting around. That (Nets) pick is going to be very, very valuable,” said Jackie Macmullen.
April 11, 2021 | 8:30 pm EDT Update
Andrew Greif: Serge Ibaka will not join the Clippers on their upcoming three-game road trip, Tyronn Lue says.
Eddie Sefko: Boban and Patty Mills share a hug as teams go on court for pregame warmups. Boban was a Spur a few years back and Gregg Popovich said pregame he’s not at all surprised that Bobi has become one of the most-liked players in the league. And he can’t wait to see the Goldfish ad.
April 11, 2021 | 7:36 pm EDT Update
Steven Leung: “Right now I want to play.” – Khem Birch on playing for Team Canada in the Olympics. He adds that he can’t make any promises (probably because of his impending free agency), but the desire is definitely there. “The Olympics are on my bucket list.”