After having to deal with so many foot issues, it would be understandable if (Brook) Lopez was worried about reinjuring his foot when he gets back on the floor, but he said it’s not something he’s thinking about.
“I don’t think I could go on the court and play basketball having that doubt in my mind,” he said. “We’ve done everything that we can and I can, at this point, to take care of it, and it’s been taken care of, again, like I said, to the best it can by the best people in the world that it could be taken care of.”
Sources: 76ers Promote Elton Brand to General Manager
Philadelphia has hired Elton Brand as general manager, league sources tell ESPN. Brand will be elevated from VP of Basketball Operations. He made strong impression on ownership and Brett Brown in process, beating out several inside and outside candidates.
— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) September 18, 2018
Source: Adrian Wojnarowski on Twitter
Sources: NBA Updates Salary Cap Projections for Future Seasons
Sources: The NBA has informed its teams of updated projected salary cap and tax level for 2019-20 ($109M, $132M) and 2020-21 ($118M, $143M).
— Shams Charania (@ShamsCharania) September 18, 2018
Sources: Shams Charania on Twitter
Sources: Pelicans, Jarrett Jack Agree to Deal
Free agent guard Jarrett Jack has agreed to a one-year deal with the New Orleans Pelicans, per league sources.
— Shams Charania (@ShamsCharania) September 17, 2018
Source: Shams Charania on Twitter