“I love him,” said Nuggets superstar Nikola Jokic when asked about his relationship with Unseld Jr. “I talk to him a lot, even outside of basketball. I love him as a person, as a coach. Me and him have kind of a similar mindset. We don’t need to say that much. … I really love the communication, the relationship that we have. It’s fun. We are helping each other.”
December 2, 2020 | 5:54 pm EST Update
Jason Jones: Harrison Barnes said running more doesn’t mean the Kings won’t have to run sets and execute, but it’s taking advantage of the personnel. “When we have a guy like (De’Aaron) Fox who’s one of the most dynamic players in the league, to not capitalize on that is criminal.”
Ben Anderson: Jordan Clarkson on why he chose to re-sign with the @UtahJazz. “The relationships with everybody, the guys, they’ve been great, my relationship with coach, and overall just fit in the city. It’s been great to me as well.” @KSLSports
Ben Anderson: Jordan Clarkson on his relationships with @UtahJazz teammates. “We’ve grown so close together, talking, texts and sharing stories. All kinds of stuff, the bubble brought us really close together.” @KSLSports
Chris Grenham: Semi Ojeleye on returning to the Celtics after a bit of contract uncertainty this offseason: “God brought me this far for a reason. I’m just going to continue to work and wherever I land, wherever I play, I’m going to give it my all and let everything else fall where it may.”
December 2, 2020 | 5:48 pm EST Update
Drew Hill: Ja Morant with a comment on the party that happened last week in Memphis where he was photographed. He said he should have been more cautious and kept a mask on and said he’s still learning to follow all the COVID protocols. The team will have to hold each other accountable.