“When I was in Detroit, for myself, it was fun,” Reggie Jackson said. “The organization wasn’t… They didn’t have a lot of success. We made the playoffs when I got there. At the same time, I went through a lot of injuries. So like I said, going through the doubt, the naysayers, the criticism from fans. It really started making me question myself. It actually made me to the point where… Hopefully… Don’t let anybody ever do this to you in life, but take the fun out of the things that you love to do. Because I really was gonna retire.”
August 19, 2022 | 2:06 pm EDT Update
The last and only appearances at the senior national team of Latvia were back in the 2017 EuroBasket. But Kristaps Porzingis was back Friday evening. Latvia rolled Estonia, 80-69, in its lone prep game ahead of the 2023 FIBA World Cup European Qualifiers. Lighting up Arena Riga, the Washington Wizards big man dropped a game-high 18 points from 4/7 field goals and 10/11 from the free-throw line and also pulled down seven rebounds.
Christos Tsaltas: Indiana Pacers C, Goga Bitadze, is expected to join Georgian national team ahead of Eurobasket 2022. He feels better and better and in the next days he will travel to Tbilisi. #PacersTwitter #Eurobasket2022