• NBA Trade Rumors: Lakers trying to land Pacers star Paul George
    CBS Sports2 hours ago

    NBA Trade Rumors: Lakers trying to land Pacers star Paul George

    The Los Angeles Lakers are “in the process of trying to land” Indiana Pacers star forward Paul George, according to USA Today’s Sam Amick, who also reported that the “landscape is complicated elsewhere, too, in large part because of (George’s) desire to sign with the Lakers if the Pacers experience simply doesn’t pan out.” If you’re wearing a Kobe Bryant jersey right now and jumping up and down, there’s more, via The Vertical’s Adrian Wojnarowski: For teams considering a trade for George, here’s the risk: As a free agent in the summer of 2018, he has considered re-signing with Indiana or joining his hometown Los Angeles Lakers, sources tell The Vertical. Teams trading for George run the risk

  • Wizards' rookie Sheldon McClellan now goes by Sheldon Mac, who is not Shelvin Mack
    SB Nation2 hours ago

    Wizards' rookie Sheldon McClellan now goes by Sheldon Mac, who is not Shelvin Mack

    Brad Mills-USA TODAY Sports Mac plays for Washington. Mack plays for Utah This is Sheldon McClellan. He’s currently a rookie with the Washington Wizards. He’s changing his last name. Sheldon will now go by Sheldon Mac. It's real: #Wizards

  • Chris Paul has been medically cleared to return to the Clippers
    Ball Don't Lie

    Chris Paul has been medically cleared to return to the Clippers

    Doc said Chris Paul is medically cleared. Instead, it looks like CP3 could be back in the fold as early as this weekend. The Clippers come out of the break with a brutal back-to-back, heading back to Oracle Arena for another matchup with the league-leading Dubs on Thursday night before returning home to take on the West’s No. 2 seed, the 43-13 San Antonio Spurs, on Friday night.