Through Isaiah Thomas’ first two games, the Cleveland Cavaliers have two victories, the latest a 131-127 win over the Orlando Magic on Saturday night.
And the Cavs point guard — previously out 7 ½ months with a right hip injury — says his body already feels a lot better. “I felt pretty good out there,” Thomas said after scoring 19 points in 22 minutes while making his first start for Cleveland on Saturday.
Source: Dave McMenamin of ESPN
Sources: Daryl Morey to Step Down as Rockets’ General Manager
Sources: Clippers, Tyronn Lue Agree to Deal
Ty Lue has agreed to a five-year deal to become the next head coach of the LA Clippers, sources told ESPN on Thursday.
The Clippers and Lue’s representative in the contract talks, Andy Miller, completed negotiations on a deal Thursday afternoon, sources said.
The Clippers’ search landed on Lue based upon a confidence that his championship pedigree and playoff successes as a head coach in Cleveland, as well as his strong ability to communicate with players, will resonate within a franchise that underachieved in the 2019-2020 season.
Source: Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN
Sources: Anthony Davis to Opt Out, Re-Sign with Lakers
Source: Shams Charania of The Athletic