The sense from those sources: Westbrook will have a new home when the Lakers green-light trades that include both their 2027 and 2029 first-rounders. What’s still unclear is whether L.A. will be willing to do so.
September 27, 2022 | 5:47 pm EDT Update
Bobby Marks: Oklahoma City is acquiring the $4.5M contract of Maurice Harkless into the $4.9M Disabled Player Exception that was granted from the Chet Holmgren injury. The DPE was granted last week. The Hawks now go under the luxury tax.
Dave McMenamin: Post practice shooting with Russ, AD and LeBron after the first day of training camp pic.twitter.com/kScs6Bosk8
Mike Trudell: Juan Toscano-Anderson: “Day 1 was much better than I anticipated, just because we have such a new team/staff … I’m very satisfied.” He said they’re still learning one another, but the IQ and attention to detail were very strong.
Dave McMenamin: Juan Toscano-Anderson says that Darvin Ham gathered his team in the film room for a meeting before their official practice (and Ham’s first official practice as a head coach). JTA says Ham presented the group his “non-negotiables” in laying out his expectations for the year
Ian Begley: With Knicks training camp roster currently at 19, it’s worth noting that NYK has been hoping to reduce guard Jean Montero’s buyout with overseas club Grand Canaria. Montero impressed NYK & other clubs during Summer League. Teams can carry max of 20 players during training camp.