Derrick Williams on the Cavs: They’re just missing the toughness. They’re missing energy and excitement. LeBron will bring that but he can’t do it all himself. There will always be five men on the court. That was a little bit of what I brought to the team last season. I brought energy, effort, efficiency. Right now it feels like there is a little bit of coasting, to be honest. It’s a long season but you can’t get bored of winning. LeBron will never get that way but you never know with other players.
May 25, 2018 | 3:56 pm EDT Update
Steve Bulpett: Here’s your NBA Finals schedule. The only certainty is that the West will have the home-court advantage. pic.twitter.com/LSKoLDhoN8
Mark Murphy: Theis on how Celtics carried on despite losing so many players, including him: “From the first game here in Cleveland when Gordon got hurt everybody got tougher, get into new roles. Every time somebody missed a game, somebody stepped up.”
Mike Bresnahan: Duke’s Grayson Allen taking some threes in around-the-world portion of Lakers pre-draft workout. pic.twitter.com/l8RVdQMjVf
Darren Wolfson: Other intriguing names that worked out for the #Twolves today, I hear: Colorado’s George King, Kentucky’s PJ Washington, and Nevada’s Cody Martin. King improved his stock at the Combine. pic.twitter.com/ev88Tb2g21