Former NBA star Sebastian Telfair was not among those who penned supportive letters for his younger sister ahead of her sentencing for threatening his ex-wife and kids. Octavia Telfair, 35, will learn her fate in Brooklyn Federal Court on July 27. On Monday, her lawyers submitted notes from her siblings and even the victim, but none from the once promising basketball star. “Unfortunately one of my brothers Sebastian Telfair was going through a tough situation and Octavia is very protective as they are only a few months apart,” her older sister Sylvia Telfair wrote to Judge I. Leo Glasser.
September 24, 2021 | 2:40 pm EDT Update
Noah Levick: As @Shams Charania first reported, source confirms Charles Bassey has agreed to a 3-year deal with the Sixers that’s fully guaranteed in Year 1, partially guaranteed in Year 2. Sixers took the WKU center 53rd in this year’s draft and he opted against playing summer league.