Sources tell cleveland.com the Cavs are no longer expected to pursue Los Angeles Lakers free agent guard Alex Caruso or Indiana Pacers pesky reserve TJ McConnell — both of whom will garner interest from several suitors and could command the full mid-level exception, which starts around $9.5 million.
September 27, 2021 | 10:32 am EDT Update
Ben Rohrbach: James Harden preaches patience on a potential contract extension with the Nets: “I want to know I’m in the right mindset and know for sure I want to be in Brooklyn, ultimately, for the rest of my career.”
Ohm Youngmisuk: James Harden on potentially signing an extension with Brooklyn: “I’m just taking my time… I am focused on trying to bring a championship to the city… I’m just being patient with it. Making sure I’m in the right mindset with it.”
Ajayi Browne: James Harden also says, “I kind of blame myself for last year — Usually I’m very very durable.”