When worlds collide, the results are often entertaining.
Trail Blazers guard C.J. McCollum made a trip to Madrid to visit with Atletico Madrid forward, and basketball enthusiast, Antoine Griezmann to shoot some hoops.
While doing so, Griezmann quizzed McCollum on some of his peers’ habits on the court. The result was fantastic.
Players with at least four previous pension-credited seasons are subject to the waiver system for the remainder of the regular season and postseason.
At 4:00 p.m., New York time, signing period ends for Franchise Players who are eligible to receive offer sheets.
Prior to 4:00 p.m., New York time, deadline for clubs to sign their unsigned Franchise and Transition Players, including Franchise Players who were eligible to receive offer sheets until this date. If still unsigned after this date, such players are prohibited from playing in the NFL in 2017.
The Clippers are getting this pick, too, clearly trying to use this deep draft to stock up on potential role players next to their stars. Overall, these are smart picks, even if Chris Paul and Blake Griffin don’t return. Thornwell is a killer defender, and he became a stronger shooter over the course of the year.
Cancar is a playmaking 4 who needs to improve as a jump Cheap Hockey Jerseys Canada shooter, but he has some passing skills at 6-9 with length. He’s the prototypical player for Denver, who has a better Cheap High Quality Jerseys scouting staff than any in the NBA, to keep overseas.
Lessort is a draft-and-stash that recently signed with Bamberg in Germany, meaning he’ll get minutes at the highest level in Euroleague. He’s an athletic 6-9 bruiser who rebounds and produces.