Marks is expected to pick the brains of several Nets above and beyond his two superstars. Multiple sources have indicated he will likely touch base with other players Brooklyn has invested in long term, including DeAndre Jordan and Spencer Dinwiddie. One source suggested Caris LeVert as well. “Yeah, I would say it would totally be not incredibly smart of us if we did not involve some of these key players in this decision. And that not only goes for Kevin,” Marks said earlier. “Kevin, Kyrie; we’re going to pick their brains on what they’re looking for in a leader, what they want in a coach, what they need. The guys have been brutally honest so far.”
December 4, 2020 | 7:19 pm EST Update
The Los Angeles Lakers have re-signed guard Quinn Cook, it was announced today by Vice President of Basketball Operations and General Manager Rob Pelinka.
Eric Pincus: Cook was on the books at $3 mil – they cut him with $1 mil guaranteed. They’re re-signing him at the min, so his cap hit will be $1.6 mil – so $2.6 mil on the cap to Cook instead of $3 mil. He’ll earn $1 mil + $1,737,145 = $2,737,145 total – so almost the original $
December 4, 2020 | 7:01 pm EST Update
Jason Jones: The Kings have picked up the fourth-year option on Marvin Bagley III, according to league sources. Bagley, the second overall pick in the 2018 NBA Draft, will earn $11.3 million next season. He’s looking to bounce back after being limited to 13 games last season due to injuries.