Local radio personalities complained. The interview opportunities they got in the past with players and coaches had been stripped away, leading to less positive, basketball-related Sonics talk. “In hindsight, it turned out to be another way to make a point when litigation commenced that the fan base had lost interest in the Sonics, so why keep a wounded team where people didn’t want it?” Thiel said. “So a small thing they could do, like keeping their players unavailable for interviews, would be another way to help the alienation along.”
June 22, 2021 | 3:44 pm EDT Update
Chris Kirschner: Nate McMillan said Bogdan Bogdanovic’s knee is sore and they don’t know about his availability yet. As always with this stuff, McMillan will likely say tomorrow how he’s a game-time decision.
Freshly debuted on Louis Vuitton’s website, the “Ball in Basket” bag looks just as you would expect. Letting the purse speak for itself, the brand’s website even puts it plainly: “It’s a basketball-shaped bag, inside a basketball net bag.” This basketball, however, is covered in LV’s signature monogram pattern and costs a cool $4,450.
Tristan Thompson appears to be headed for a legal win in his libel suit against the woman claiming he fathered her child … the court is leaning toward awarding him a chunk of cash. According to new legal docs, obtained by TMZ, the court says it’s leaning towards granting the NBA baller a nearly $53k default judgment against Kimberly Alexander.