Eric Woodyard @E_Woodyard #Pistons coach Dwane Casey says they interviewed Magic rookie Jalen Suggs during the draft process and called it one of the most impressive he’s witnessed. “As a player, a younger Jason Kidd. I won’t put that pressure on him, but that’s who he reminds you of,” Casey said. pic.twitter.com/HlG2H70D67 – 5:56 PM
Dan Savage @Dan_Savage “His ability to make plays. He can guard up, he can guard down. I think that’s going to be big for us.” @Orlando Magic Head Coach Jamahl Mosley on @chuma_okeke, who will play tonight. The team will watch and monitor his minutes and he’ll come off the bench tonight. – 5:37 PM
Cody Taylor @CodyTaylorNBA The Magic announced Chuma Okeke is available to play tonight. He has not played this season due to a right hip bone bruise. – 5:37 PM
Cody Taylor @CodyTaylorNBA Dwane Casey said Jalen Suggs was one of the most impressive players he has interviewed during the pre-draft process. He said he reminds him of a younger Jason Kidd. – 5:34 PM
Cody Taylor @CodyTaylorNBA Cade Cunningham will play tonight versus the Magic, Pistons head coach Dwane Casey said. He will be on a 20-25 minute count and will play shorter bursts tonight. Casey would not say if he’ll start. – 5:22 PM
Adam Zagoria @AdamZagoria Nets injury report for Sunday vs Detroit : Claxton (non-Covid illness) – OUT Millsap (personal reasons) – OUT Irving – OUT – 5:21 PM
James Edwards III @JLEdwardsIII Dwane Casey said Cade Cunningham is good to make his debut. “Shorter bursts, shorter stints. We’ll have him on a minutes restriction. Let the fans know not to chant his name. The medical people will (kill me) if I play him over a certain amount of minutes.” – 5:21 PM
Vincent Goodwill @VinceGoodwill Cade Cunningham will make his rookie debut tonight. He’ll be on a minutes count. “I’ll be arrested if I play him past a certain amount”, says Dwane Casey – 5:21 PM
Eric Woodyard @E_Woodyard Detroit #Pistons coach Dwane Casey confirms that No. 1 pick Cade Cunningham will make his debut tonight. He missed all preseason action and the first 4 games with a sprained ankle. “Yes, he’s good to go,” he said. – 5:20 PM
Michelle Beadle has further elaborated on the idea that LeBron James wanted her fired from ESPN. In November, on her own podcast, Beadle said that she found out that James tried to get her axed. This week, Beadle went on the "House of Strauss" ...
The Ravens employed a little-used strategy in Sunday’s loss to the Steelers, having safety Chuck Clark intentionally jump offside late in the game. But Ravens coach John Harbaugh didn’t want to talk about it. “I don’t need to get into the strategy of it all,” Harbaugh said. “But sometimes, it is, [and] sometimes, it isn’t.” [more]
Notre Dame has put the finishing touches on its 2022 schedule.All that was left to determine was the date for a pair of ACC games and the off week. Those have been set, the team announced Tuesday. Notre Dame will play at Syracuse on Oct.