New York has certainly surrounded Anthony with more talent, but it's up to the star forward to elevate his game that much more. The front office doesn't appear to be taking that for granted.
Kevin Durant embarked on the biggest summer of his career with a life-altering decision to make, entering free agency for the first time in his nine years in the NBA. Just after he announced he’d be joining the Golden State Warriors, he wanted to get back on the hardwood as soon as possible, doing what he loves most. “I just want to play,” Durant told The Vertical just before the 2016 Olympics.
Washington Wizards guard John Wall will be limited at training camp after undergoing knee surgery over the summer and the team has no timeline for his return. Coach Scott Brooks doesn’t know if Wall will play in any preseason games. In May, Wall had a procedure on the patella tendon in his left knee and an arthroscopic surgery on his right knee.