“I do really like what I do now. I do love our group,…

“I do really like what I do now. I do love our group,” Myers said. “I don’t think it’s anything imminent as far as stepping outside of this job. It’s healthy to ask where you’re at, what you’re doing.” While the podcast can be viewed as a toe-dip into a potential post-NBA media career, chatting with celebrity guests hasn’t suddenly fueled any desire to quit the Warriors and instead talk hoops on TV next to Shaq — or run another team. “I’m not having any epiphany to do this or that,” Myers said. “I more look at it as more checking in with myself.”
More HoopsHype Rumors
January 31, 2023 | 4:33 am EST Update

Nets feeling no pressure on extension talks with Kyrie Irving

As Kyrie Irving’s agent and stepmother Shetellia Riley Irving told my podcast partner Chris Haynes in a Bleacher Report story last week, Irving hopes to sign a contract extension with the Nets — but substantive talks between the sides have yet to begin. Some league observers have posited that this could be by design on Brooklyn’s part, with the Nets apparently convinced that they are under no pressure to move swiftly on the extension front when Irving would likely need their help via sign-and-trade to relocate in the offseason to any other team he likes.

Orlando eyeing Fred VanVleet?

Teams like the Los Angeles Clippers would like to improve at that position, with John Wall apparently available. The Orlando Magic have eyes on a quality veteran like VanVleet, per sources. The Dallas Mavericks are still looking for a Jalen Brunson replacement. The Washington Wizards don’t have a true answer at the point.