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At first, Gaston felt nervous about approaching Fox—by that point a longtime friend—with agency business. But to the Fox family, it was a nonissue. “Why wouldn’t we do this?” asked Fox’s father, Aaron. The trust between Gaston and the Foxes ran deep. Because Gaston wasn’t registered as an agent, though, Walters became the lead agent. After a year with Walters, it became clear to Fox and Gaston that they could manage De’Aaron’s career without outside help. After all, Gaston had formal agency experience, and he had already started studying for his agent certification, with the goal of getting registered and representing Fox himself.
Julius Randle, a five-year league veteran who signed with the Knicks this offseson as a free-agent, David Fizdale, the Knicks’ head coach, and Hall of Famer Dikembe Mutombo were also present at the India Day Parade in NYC. In 2014, Sacramento Kings’ co-owner and chairman Vivek Ranadivé attended the India Day parade along with Sim Bhullar, the first player of Indian-descent to play in an NBA game.
Any thoughts of returning to Europe in the near or distant future? Nemanja Bjelica: I don’t know. I want to finish my career in the NBA, but you never know. I belong to the NBA and I want to stay there.
What’s your feeling concerning your presence in the NBA? Nemanja Bjelica: I’ve been there for the last four years. I have found my role, I feel great at Sacramento. Our guys treat me well, we have a young team and one day we will fight for the championship.
U.S.A. Basketball officials were stunned Saturday morning to learn that De’Aaron Fox of the Sacramento Kings had chosen to remove his name from consideration for the final 12-man roster mere hours before the team’s flight to Australia for three more exhibition games and a handful of practices.
Harrison Wind: Serbia, without Jokic and Marjanovic for all but five minutes, edges Giannis and Greece 85-80 in OT to take the Acropolis Tournament gold. Bogdanovic (28 points, five 3s) and Bjelica (18 points, 14 rebounds) did the heavy lifting for Serbia in front of a loud, pro-Greek crowd.