The DeMarcus Cousins trade to the New Orleans Pelicans just gets weirder and weirder. Speaking to reporters on Monday, Sacramento Kings GM Vlade Divac said that he had a more appetizing deal on the table for the All-Star center. Why didn’t they take it? Divac would not say: Perhaps even more confusing is that Divac said that owner Vivek Ranadive did not have input on the trade process. That seems highly unlikely, given how hands-on Ranadive has been in the past regarding keeping Cousins, killing Cousins trade talks for years. “[Ranadive] didn’t have any idea,” Divac said of the trade. “I just told him what I was going to do.” Let’s cut right to the chase here: this makes no sense. First, because
1 2/20/2017 11:23 AM PST Dwyane Wade wasn't an All-Star this season ... but that didn't stop him from livin' it up like one with his old teammate, Chris Bosh, and their wives on a boat trip in Miami!! The Bulls star didn't make the team for the first time in 12 seasons, but it clearly doesn't look like he had a case of FOMO ... especially with his gorgeous wife, Gabrielle Union, showing off her killer bikini bod. Bosh also got the All-Star treatment with a foot rub from an on-board masseuse. Meanwhile, LeBron James -- the last member of the Big 3 -- had 23 points in 19 minutes in Sunday's game for the East. Everybody wins.
The Minnesota Timberwolves have reached out to the Knicks recently to discuss potential trades for New York point guard Derrick Rose, sources told ESPN. Rose, a free agent this summer, played for seven seasons under current Timberwolves and ex- Chicago Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau. It is unclear what Minnesota would offer in a potential trade for Rose, who is a free agent this summer. Sources say the Timberwolves are motivated to trade veteran point guard Ricky Rubio as team president and head coach Tom Thibodeau sees rookie Kris Dunn as the point guard of the future for Minnesota. The Timberwolves, sources say, are among several teams to reach out to the Knicks asking about potential trades for