Okoro has already signed with Young Money APAA Sports and Lifestyle Sports Agency, and though NCAA rules give him until June 3 to withdraw his name from the draft and retain his college eligibility, Okoro said his mind is already made up.
November 26, 2022 | 3:17 pm EST Update
Fred Katz: Jalen Brunson has a contused right quad and is listed as questionable for tomorrow’s game against the Grizzlies. Derrick Rose (sore toe) and Cam Reddish (sore groin) are both questionable, as well.
Jorge Sierra: TOP CANDIDATES TO MAKE ALL-STAR DEBUT (as of now): Shai Gilgeous-Alexander, Lauri Markkanen, Tyrese Haliburton, De’Aaron Fox, Jerami Grant, Jalen Brunson/ Brunson would be the first Knicks’ PG to make the All-Star Game since Mark Jackson in 1989. hoopshype.com/lists/global-r…
November 26, 2022 | 2:23 pm EST Update
Bob Myers: “DeMarcus Cousins called me a month ago and he said, ‘Why am I not in the NBA?’ ” Myers told Matt Barnes and Stephen Jackson on the “All The Smoke” podcast earlier this week. “And I said, ‘You want that answer? … Because people are afraid of how you’re going to act.’ And he’s like ‘Why?’ And I said, ‘Well whatever the reason is, it’s here now.’ And I like DeMarcus. You guys may know him. He’s just, I can’t blame him for him because of all he’s been through.”