The latest from ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski is the Celtics have been talking to Cleveland about Kyrie Irving. According to Woj, the Cavs are “intrigued” with Jayson Tatum. Who wouldn’t be after the Summer League he had? If it takes Tatum to get Kyrie, then what the hell is Danny waiting for? Pull the trigger. Please don't give me the youth argument, because I'll throw it back in your face. Irving is only 25 years old. Irving is the second-best player in the Eastern Conference, with his short-term teammate, LBJ, being the first. This guy averaged 25.2 ppg and 5.8 assists for the season and 29.4 ppg in the finals against the Warriors, and I thought he played harder than LeBron James in the Cavs'
The Denver Nuggets have hired veteran NBA coach Bob Weiss as an assistant on Michael Malone’s staff and announced the hiring of Calvin Booth as an assistant general manager. Weiss has coached 31 seasons in the NBA, including the last four as an assistant with the Charlotte Hornets. Prior to coaching, Weiss played a dozen seasons in the NBA.
Tickets for the Minnesota Timberwolves 2017-18 regular season Home Opener on Friday, October 20 are on sale this morning at 10 am. Fans can obtain tickets for the game against the Utah Jazz by visiting or by calling (612) 673-1234. The game will mark the first public event at the newly remodeled Target Center. Information on single-game tickets for all other home games on the recently announced 2017-18 Timberwolves regular season schedule will be announced at a later date.