In the interview in The Athletic, Durant said: “Um, it was a unique experience. I went with no expectation, no view on what it’s supposed to be like. I usually go to places where I at least have a view in my head. India, I’m thinking I’m going to be around palaces and royalty and gold — basically thought I was going to Dubai. Then when I landed there, I saw the culture and how they live and it was rough. It’s a country that’s 20 years behind in terms of knowledge and experience. You see cows in the street, monkeys running around everywhere, hundreds of people on the side of the road, a million cars and no traffic violations.
July 15, 2018 | 6:35 pm EDT Update
Harrison Faigen: “At the end of the game, I play the game 94×50 feet. Honestly it’s cool that he’s there, but before the game you can say that’s cool and after the game, but during the game, if it’s not those guys on the court I don’t really pay too much attention to it”- Josh Hart on LeBron
Harrison Faigen: Josh said the @LVAces hooked him up with the A’ja Wilson jersey he wore pre and post game. “Those girls don’t get enough credit. They’re great people, great players and a great league. I’m just trying to support them and get them more recognition.”
Tania Ganguli: Jeff Ayers was one of the guys LeBron got excited about during the game. I asked Ayers if he has any history with James. “Just beating him in the Finals,” Ayers said with a smirk. (Ayers was with the Spurs from 2013-15)
Ben Golliver: Lakers’ LeBron James & Cavaliers Coach Tyronn Lue chat before Cleveland’s Summer League game
July 15, 2018 | 5:48 pm EDT Update
In Laker purple and gold shorts, LeBron James strolled to his courtside seat just before tip-off of the Los Angeles Lakers-Detroit Pistons matchup at the Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas. It’s the first time that LeBron has seen his new team in action since signing his four-year, $153.3 million deal.