Tavares, who back in the day had a pretty good idea of what Doncic’s actual deal is, went as far as commenting that the young star’s presence in the NBA has overshadowed Lebron James. “I am very proud of him [Doncic], there is no longer Lebron, now there is only Luka,” Tavares said. The Cape Verdean big man was also James’ teammate on the Cleveland Cavaliers, albeit very briefly.
September 26, 2021 | 8:50 pm EDT Update
Adam Zagoria: Kyrie Irving is expected at Nets’ media day Monday, per league sources. We’ll see how it plays out as he’s likely to face a lot of vaccination-related questions in the wake of the @RollingStone story.
Arash Markazi: LeBron James, Carmelo Anthony and Talen Horton-Tucker are in a suite for today’s Rams-Buccaneers game. pic.twitter.com/2b0bmLPw6V
September 26, 2021 | 6:21 pm EDT Update
Shams Charania: The Los Angeles Lakers are planning to sign two-way guard Austin Reaves to a new two-year contract, sources tell @TheAthletic @Stadium. Reaves converted to a standard NBA contract, becomes Lakers‘ 14th roster spot.