Considering what could be at stake in the regular-season finale, there sure will be a lot of key players missing when the Utah Jazz (51-20) visit the Sacramento Kings (31-40) on Sunday night. If the Phoenix Suns (50-21) lose to the San Antonio Spurs in their Sunday matinee showdown, this game will be meaningless in terms of playoff seeding. But should the Suns win, it would put the pressure on the Jazz to close out the season with a win in order to maintain the No.
Former NBA forward Chris Webber, whose basketball resume includes stints guiding the University of Michigan's famed "Fab Five" teams and the 2001-02 Sacramento Kings to great heights, will reportedly be named a member of the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame class of 2021. Marc J. Spears of The Undefeated broke the news Sunday morning: Webber was a five-time All-Star, five-time All-NBA player and the 1993-94 Rookie of the Year during an NBA career that spanned from 1993 to 2008.
The Grizzlies notched an important on-court victory over the Kings on Friday night, but the knockout punch they landed in a hilarious Twitter exchange with Sacramento after the game may have been an even bigger win. It all started when the Kings' Twitter account decided to weigh in on the barbecue scene in both cities. Naturally, they gave themselves the edge over their Tennessee counterpart.