Denver Nuggets Rumors
D’Tigers coach, Mike Brown, has named 12 NBA players in his 49-man provisional list for the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo, which begins next month. The men’s basketball squad has opened camp in California. Headlining the list of NBA players is Denver Nuggets’ point guard Monte Morris, who recently declared his intention to represent Nigeria.
The Grand Rapids Drive announced today the first set of priority home games for the 2021-22 season. This will be the organization’s seventh season in Grand Rapids and first as the NBA G League affiliate of the Denver Nuggets. A new team name and logo are scheduled to be revealed next month.
Sources say other Black NBA assistant coaches who are considered candidates include the Los Angeles Lakers’ Jason Kidd, the Mavericks’ Jamahl Mosley, the Nuggets’ Wes Unseld Jr., the Golden State Warriors’ Mike Brown, the Philadelphia 76ers’ Sam Cassell, the Brooklyn Nets’ Ime Udoka and Jacque Vaughn, the Pelicans’ Teresa Weatherspoon and the Minnesota Timberwolves’ David Vanterpool.
JD Shaw: Full voting results for Executive of the Year, which was won by the Suns’ James Jones: pic.twitter.com/9MThciRJlM
Harrison Wind: Tim Connelly said he took a long walk with Zeke Nnaji through LoHi the other day to talk about his next steps. Reading the tea leaves, I’d expect a jump in Nnaji’s minutes next season: “Even though he’s 6-10, he’s going to be a heck of a 3-and-D guy,” Connelly said.