As the NBA continues to play more international games — and specifically in Europe — could it be conceivable to have one or more teams permanently based across the Atlantic in the future?
“It just shows how much the NBA has grown, how it’s become worldwide,” Paul Pierce said this past week. “You never know how long it is before it’s a normal thing, to where you probably have a team in London, and you see regular season games here often. The NBA is expanding, and you see it all the time with the way we’re traveling, so definitely in the next five, 10 years, you could probably have an NBA team here.”
Report: Dwane Casey, Pistons Agree to Extension
The Detroit Pistons announced today that the team and head coach Dwane Casey have reached agreement on a contract extension through the 2023-24 NBA season. Per team policy, terms were not disclosed.
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Report: Victor Oladipo to Undergo Season Ending Surgery on Right Quad Tendon
UPDATE: Victor Oladipo has decided to undergo season-ending surgery on his right quadriceps tendon. The surgery will take place tomorrow in New York. There is no timetable for his return at this time.
— x – Miami HEAT (@MiamiHEAT) May 12, 2021
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Report: Jaylen Brown Out for Season with Torn Ligament in Left Wrist
#NEBHInjuryReport This past weekend Celtics forward Jaylen Brown was diagnosed with a torn scapholunate ligament in his left wrist. Brown is expected to have the torn ligament surgically repaired later this week, and will be out for the remainder of the 2020-21 season.
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