“So, the layoff made a difference for him. But look, the Lakers and Miami had the layoff too, and they didn’t let that stop them. That’s why they’re still playing.” Nurse was asked pregame for keys to how the Heat could stay alive. He responded, “Miami needs to believe … and keep fighting. Hang in, keep close, so they have a chance to steal it at the end. Obvious, but they also need some easy baskets in the first three quarters. Because we know it will be hard in the fourth.”
November 28, 2020 | 2:59 pm EST Update
Bobby Marks: The LA Clippers are $1M below the hard cap after the Daniel Oturu signing. The Clippers can sign 2 veterans to the minimum exception ($1.6M) but at the cost of Joakim Noah. Noah has a $2.7M non-guaranteed contract that becomes full if he is not waived by 12/22.