Ohm Youngmisuk: Ty Lue is frustrated and tired with seeing African Americans shot and killed due to police brutality when asked about Daunte Wright shooting. “I just get frustrated. I’ve been through it and seen it. I’m tired of all the excuses. At some point we got to put a stop to it.”
May 7, 2021 | 7:58 pm EDT Update
Eric Nehm: The Bucks have officially listed Giannis Antetokounmpo in their starting lineup for tonight’s game, despite his stomach illness. He’ll start alongside Jrue Holiday, Donte DiVincenzo, Khris Middleton, and Brook Lopez.
Rick Bonnell: Former Hornets coach Steve Clifford reflecting on his time here: “I still have a really great relationship with Michael (Jordan), we communicate from time to time.” Cliff left on good terms; no bitterness from either side.
Michael Singer: [Nuggets pre-game Zoom] Moderator: Sounds like you’re muted. Can you say something? Michael Malone: “It smells like sh*t in here.” Moderator: We heard you on that one. First question …
May 7, 2021 | 7:32 pm EDT Update
Andrew Lopez: Just now on NBA Countdown: @Adrian Wojnarowski said he believes the expectation is Zion Williamson is done for the regular season. It’s possible he could return if the Pelicans make the play-in or beyond. But this isn’t a quick return type injury.