Clearly, Mills, under fire for some time, didn’t have an inkling any change was imminent. League sources told Yahoo Sports that Dolan has had intermediaries reach out to other top league executives in the last several weeks with the question, “What would it take to get you to take over this franchise?”
May 7, 2021 | 5:09 pm EDT Update
James Ham: Fox will be on the sidelines with his teammates, similar to what we saw from Hassan Whiteside earlier this year, but he will still be listed in league’s health and safety protocols until he is fully prepared to play. There is hope he will make his return soon, but no date set yet
After a high-performing junior season, UB forward Josh Mballa has declared for the 2021 NBA Draft. He made the announcement in an Instagram post on Thursday.
For National Teacher Appreciation Week, the teachers of Jefferson Davis County High School were surprised with gifts from former NBA basketball player Al Jefferson and local entrepreneur Marves Fairley. The men are from the area and have been friends since their sophomore year of high school.
“This is home. I was born and raised [here],” Jefferson said. “When I left in ’04, I could never forget about this place, because it’s my family and friends here.” They presented some teachers with gift cards and others received checks.
May 7, 2021 | 4:20 pm EDT Update
James Ham: According to a league source, De’Aaron Fox has been cleared to rejoin the team and will not play tonight. He’s currently undergoing several steps in the process for returning to the court. Good news as the Kings continue to play well.