The Sacramento Kings on Saturday announced they were assigning Harry Giles III, the No. 20 overall pick in the 2017 NBA Draft, to their G League squad in Stockton. He scored 30 points in his first game.
Veteran Iman Shumpert, a former NBA champion and one-time teammate of LeBron James, sat sullenly in front of his locker following a 101-86 loss to the Lakers on Saturday night. “I’m allowed my 48 minutes to hate a guy,” Shumpert said.
The Warriors still do not consider Stephen Curry's groin injury to be serious. But it remains serious enough that the Warriors (11-2) ruled him out both for Monday's game against the Los Angeles Clippers (7-5) and for Tuesday against the Atlanta Hawks at Oracle Arena.
When he was the world's greatest soccer player Diego Maradona moved with the grace and speed of a jungle cat. Now he shuffles slowly across the lobby of the hotel he calls home, the sandals on his feet never leaving the tiled floor.