After saying he couldn’t see himself in a Lakers jersey, Steve Nash is now their point guard.
After saying they’d match any offer for Jeremy Lin up to “$1 billion”, the Knicks will probably let Linsanity flow out of Houston.
It is “highly doubtful” NY will match Jeremy Lin’s offer sheet with HOU, source tells Y! Sports. NY likely to wait 3 days before declining.
— Marc J. Spears (@SpearsNBAYahoo) July 15, 2012
With Nets out of the Dwight Howard sweepstakes, Rockets have emerged as the front runners.
— Legion Sports (@MySportsLegion) July 12, 2012
The Charlotte Bobcats got a first round draft pick AND Ben Gordon out of Corey Maggette from the Pistons.
Eric Gordon spoke glowingly about Phoenix after receiving a max contract from the Suns only to have New Orleans match it.
Eric Gordon: “There is always a business element to the NBA when dealing with contracts but I never lost my appreciation for the NOLA fans.”
— Doug Mouton (@DMoutonWWL) July 14, 2012
Cavs’ Kyrie Irving breaks hand slapping wall padding. espn.go.com/nba/story/_/id…
— Arash Markazi (@ArashMarkazi) July 15, 2012
And that’s not everything that went down.
This summer has been far from slow for the NBA, after last summer ceased to exist.
It has to be a given that the upcoming season will be just as wild, right?