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Hornets Air Michael Jordan Tribute to Kobe Bryant

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Kobe Bryant’s farewell tour made its final stop in Charlotte Monday night, and before it was over we got all sorts of things.

We got Michael Jordan giving a sweet 90-second tribute to Kobe over the big screen before the game that included the MJ line: “Have a great game tonight.” And then, after a pause: “Not too good of a game.”

“I’m pretty sure you’re just like me,” Jordan said in his 90-second video. There is no higher praise than that from MJ.

Jordan also said in his 90-second video that “I’ve always been like a big brother and you’ve been like a little brother.”

Source: Scott Fowler of The Charlotte Observer

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Sources: NBA’s Board of Governors Pass Stricter Tampering Rules

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The NBA Board of Governors passed a stricter package of measures to enforce compliance with tampering and salary cap circumvention, league sources tell ESPN.

Source: Adrian Wojnarowski on Twitter

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Sources: Thabo Sefolosha, Rockets Agree to Deal

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The Rockets are signing Thabo Sefolosha, league sources say

Source: Marc Stein on Twitter

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Sources: NBA Owners to Vote on New Tampering Rules

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The NBA power brokers descending on New York this week for the league’s board of governors meeting have reacted to the league’s beefed-up anti-tampering proposal with a mix of skepticism about its potential deterrent effect and concerns of privacy.

In conversations with numerous league officials, team owners, general managers and agents, some uncertainty was expressed about the means the NBA might use to investigate alleged rules violations. Atop those concerns for team officials is what league sources insist was commissioner Adam Silver’s toughest decision in bringing new rules to a vote: an annual, random auditing of five teams’ communications with rival front offices and player agents.

In reaction to the blatant disregard of free-agent tampering rules and an angry owners meeting in July, NBA owners are faced with a vote on Friday that could reshape — even if only in mechanics — how the business of player procurement is conducted.

Source: Adrian Wojnarowski and Zach Lowe of ESPN

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