And at the very least, it can provide a path for those who’d rather play in the states than go overseas for a year to play professionally, as was the case with Brandon Jennings and Emmanuel Mudiay. “Everybody wants to stay at home. That’s natural instinct,” National Basketball Players Association executive director Michele Roberts told Yahoo Sports. “Going overseas is lonely. The G League, at least historically, has been a more profitable option … most of the time, guys are making more money, having access to family and friends.”
March 22, 2019 | 9:08 pm EDT Update
Jonathan Feigen: Rockets 36, Spurs 24. Harden with 27, second most in a quarter in franchise history (Vernon Maxwell had 30 vs. Cleveland in 1991). His scoring and assist accounted for 83.3 % of Rockets scoring.
Shams Charania: Free agent center Greg Monroe has agreed to a 10-day contract with the Boston Celtics, league sources tell @TheAthleticNBA @Stadium.
Logan Murdock: “We’re thrilled about finishing off Oakland right. Coming into Chase Center as champions, and then being champions and then being champions again when we get to Chase Center.” -Draymond Green.
Chuck Cooperstein: Per @NBA injury report. Warriors will rest Steph Curry tomorrow night vs Mavs. Andrew Bogut and Shaun Livingston too. Curry had a 48 point game vs DAL in their last meeting on 1/13. 7:30 tip @1033fmESPN