Warriors HQ: What’s Golden State’s best-case scenario in the 2020 NBA Draft? — Red Bluff Daily News

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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

GM Tommy Sheppard Wants Wizards to Draft a Player Consistent in Three Areas — NBC4 Washington

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

NBA Rumors: Celtics’ ‘Likely Target’ If They Trade Up In 2020 Draft — NESN.com

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

Knicks weigh Westbrook trade, Rockets star denies Harden rift — Empire Sports Media

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

Are the Celtics trying to trade up for Auburn forward Isaac Okoro? — Celtics Wire

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

Deputy public health chief says challenges remain for Toronto Raptors to play at home — Global News

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.

Deputy public health chief says challenges remain for Toronto Raptors to play at home — Global News

New Angels GM Perry Minasian gets endorsement from former boss Alex Anthopoulos — Pasadena Star News

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
A photo, date not known, provided by the Atlanta Braves via the Los Angeles Angels shows Perry Minasian. Minasian has been named the Los Angeles Angels’ general manager. The Angels announced the hiring of the Atlanta Braves’ assistant general manager on Thursday. Nov. 12, 2020, to replace Billy Eppler. (Kevin Liles/Atlanta Braves via Los Angeles Angels via AP)

Rumor: Dallas considering Victor Oladipo, Zach LaVine as secondary playmaker — ProBasketballTalk | NBC Sports

Dallas is being aggressive looking for ways to upgrade their roster.

Rumor: Dallas considering Victor Oladipo, Zach LaVine as secondary playmaker — ProBasketballTalk | NBC Sports