Rick Bonnell: Watching Harrison Barnes on Mavs bench second half, as fans shouted at him trade details they were reading on their phones, was incredibly awkward. A couple Hornets were talking about it post-game, just stunned how weird this stuff can get at the NBA trade deadline.
July 2, 2022 | 12:16 pm EDT Update
Michael Scotto: Sources: The Brooklyn Nets have rescinded the qualifying offer on forward Kessler Edwards, @HoopsHype has learned. Edwards now becomes an unrestricted free agent. The Nets retain his Non-Bird Rights and can still re-sign him.
Marc Stein: Mavericks roster note: Dallas essentially has one spot left and has weighed leaving it open, league sources say. While Dallas has shown interest in Goran Dragic, it still has a clear need for wing additions and could wait to see if an unexpected option to address that surfaces.
July 2, 2022 | 11:32 am EDT Update
Memphis Grizzlies PR: The @Memphis Grizzlies today announced that the team signed 2022 first round draft picks Jake LaRavia and David Roddy to multi-year contracts. pic.twitter.com/42UgfzkzuJ
Memphis Grizzlies PR: The @Memphis Grizzlies today announced the team signed Vince Williams Jr. and Kenneth Lofton Jr. to two-way contracts. pic.twitter.com/s4dF75EbyZ
Chris Kirschner: Hawks Summer League roster includes Sharife Cooper, AJ Griffin and Tyrese Martin. Nick Van Exel is the head coach pic.twitter.com/RBRsancL3I
July 2, 2022 | 10:21 am EDT Update
Sources told both Jazz writer Tony Jones and me that Danny Ainge pushed hard to include McDaniels. Earlier versions of Utah’s ask included the four first-rounders, McDaniels, multiple pick swaps and some second-round picks as well. The Timberwolves held firm in refusing to include McDaniels, a versatile defender who blossomed under the glare of the playoff spotlight against Memphis and is entering his third season in the league.