A final decision will be made once Ball’s agent, Harrison Gaines, and Sixers general manager Bryan Colangelo have had an extensive conversation centered on the identity of the team, sources told ESPN. That dialogue is expected within the coming weeks.
December 3, 2021 | 6:31 pm EST Update
Quinton Mayo: There’s a strong possibility Rui Hachimura doesn’t travel on the upcoming road trip, Wes Unseld Jr. says. WUJ says that Rui is still in “phase 1” of his return to play plan, and hasn’t started 5v5 contact. As I’ve mentioned before, Rui may not return until end of year/January.
Ohm Youngmisuk: Steve Nash says he would like to get Nic Claxton some minutes tonight and tomorrow night. Nash says his rotations “are pretty solid right now” but they would like to give Claxton “a chance to get back in the lineup” and work his way back.
Michael Singer: Asked Michael Malone about this “borderline ridiculous” road trip. MM: “Take borderline out.” Me: “Do you pack a couple extra pairs of underwear?” MM: “Who said I wear underwear?” Me: “Never assume anything.” MM: “You should never bc you make an ass out of you and you.”
The film was penned by Ivan Turkovic Krnjak (“Lovebox”) and is being produced by Ljubo Zdjelarević and Ivor Šiber at Zagreb-based Kinoteka. The film will shoot next year in Croatia, Germany, and in the U.S. across Portland and New Jersey. It will be released in 2023 on the 30th anniversary of Petrović’ death.
December 3, 2021 | 5:35 pm EST Update
Shams Charania: Free agent Wesley Matthews plans to sign a deal with the Bucks, sources tell @TheAthletic @Stadium. The 12-year veteran, who spent last season with the Los Angeles Lakers, is set to return to Milwaukee.