The Philadelphia 76ers have shown a lot of interest in Arkansas shooter Isaiah Joe.Report: Sixers showing interest in Arkansas shooter Isaiah Joe in NBA draft — Sixers Wire
This supports the notion Ball’s draft stock is slipping.Report: LaMelo Ball works out for Warriors, Hornets, Pistons — ProBasketballTalk | NBC Sports
Our Warriors writers agree that the Warriors should be hoping LaMelo Ball is still on the board at No. 2… But not for the reasons you might think.Warriors HQ: What’s Golden State’s best-case scenario in the 2020 NBA Draft? — Red Bluff Daily News
Here’s what the Washington Wizards’ upcoming draft pick must have in order to succeed in the nation’s capital.GM Tommy Sheppard Wants Wizards to Draft a Player Consistent in Three Areas — NBC4 Washington
There have been a lot of rumblings about the Celtics exploring trades involving their three first-round picks in the 2020 NBA Draft. Boston owns the 14th, 26th and 30th overall selections, and rumors suggest the C’s could package them either to move up the board or land a solid veteran player. If the Celtics choose […]NBA Rumors: Celtics’ ‘Likely Target’ If They Trade Up In 2020 Draft — NESN.com
Despite Russell Westbrook coming out in the open to deny the supposed rift with James Harden, the trade chatter just wouldn’t die. Westbrook replied on ESPN’s Instagram post quoting Stephen A. Smith’s claim of the alleged rift, denying that the Rockets’ superstars no longer want to play together. ”It’s my birthday, but I should say. […]Knicks weigh Westbrook trade, Rockets star denies Harden rift — Empire Sports Media
There are rumbles that Auburn’s Isaac Okoro could be a sleeper target for the Boston Celtics if they decide to trade up in the 2020 draft.Are the Celtics trying to trade up for Auburn forward Isaac Okoro? — Celtics Wire
Canada’s deputy chief of public health says the Toronto Raptors have presented a good plan to play at home this coming NBA season, but concerns remain over enforcing strict health protocols and travel over the border with the United States.
Dr. Howard Njoo said Friday that public health officials from Ontario, Toronto and the Public Health Agency of Canada have had discussions with the Raptors, who are hoping to play at Scotiabank Arena despite spikes in COVID-19 cases at home and in the U.S.
Atlanta Braves general manager Alex Anthopoulos was thrilled that Perry Minasian, his longtime colleague and friend, got a job running a major league team. Selfishly, Anthopoulos is also happy it’s not with a team the Braves have to worry about. “I’m glad it’s in the AL West and not the NL East,” Anthopoulos said by…New Angels GM Perry Minasian gets endorsement from former boss Alex Anthopoulos — Pasadena Star News
Dallas is being aggressive looking for ways to upgrade their roster.Rumor: Dallas considering Victor Oladipo, Zach LaVine as secondary playmaker — ProBasketballTalk | NBC Sports
Freeman’s win comes after a serious battle with COVID-19 over the summer.Braves’ Freeman wins NL MVP, White Sox slugger Abreu gets AL — MLB | NBC Sports