NBA World Reacts To Friday’s Blake Griffin News

MEMPHIS, TENNESSEE – MARCH 23: Blake Griffin #2 of the Brooklyn Nets warms up before the game against the Memphis Grizzlies at FedExForum on March 23, 2022 in Memphis, Tennessee. (Photo by Justin Ford/Getty Images) Justin Ford/Getty Images NBA veteran Blake Griffin has signed a fully guaranteed one-year contract with the Boston Celtics, according to … Read more

Matt Barnes keeps dropping hints on Ime Udoka scandal

Matt Barnes continues to hint that there is something sordid going on behind the scenes with Ime Udoka. Early in the story, when it was reported that the now-suspended Celtics coach had a consensual affair, Barnes stood up for Udoka. But then the former NBA mate flip-flopped and said the situation was “100 times uglier” … Read more

Jaylen Brown, Boston Celtics set to ‘put our best foot forward’ under interim coach Joe Mazzulla

4:07 p.m. ET Tim BontempsESPN CANTON, Mass. — Following the suspension of Boston Celtics coach Ime Udoka for the entire 2022-23 NBA season for violating team rules, interim coach Joe Mazzulla said Monday that his goal was simply to continue to build on what enabled the Celtics to reach the NBA Finals last season for … Read more

Boston Celtics suspend coach Ime Udoka for 2022-23 season, effective immediately

The Boston Celtics have suspended coach Ime Udoka for the 2022-23 season, the team announced Thursday night. The Celtics cited violations of team policies in their announcement. Sources previously told ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski that Udoka had an intimate relationship with a female franchise staff member. The suspension is effective immediately and a decision on Udoka’s … Read more

Boston Celtics suspend head coach Ime Udoka for season

Boston Celtics head coach Ime Udoka’s suspension for the 2022-23 season allegedly involved making unwanted comments toward a woman in the organization with whom Udoka had an inappropriate relationship, according to a new report. The Celtics announced that the team had suspended Udoka for the 2022-23 season “for violating team policies”, adding that “a decision … Read more

Boston Celtics coach Ime Udoka facing disciplinary action for relationship with member of franchise’s staff

Boston Celtics coach Ime Udoka is facing disciplinary action expected to include a significant suspension for his role in a consensual and intimate relationship with a female franchise staffer, sources told ESPN on Wednesday. evening. The relationship was seen as a violation of the organization’s guidelines, and a decision on how long the suspension should … Read more

Boston Celtics’ Danilo Gallinari diagnosed with torn ACL; source says forward eyeing late-season return

12:07 p.m. ET Tim BontempsESPN Boston forward Danilo Gallinari suffered a torn ACL in his left knee while playing for the Italian national team, the Celtics announced Friday, an injury that could see him miss the entire 2022-23 NBA season. Gallinari previously tore the same ACL in April 2013 and missed the entire 2013-14 season … Read more

Where things stand on Kevin Durant and Donovan Mitchell trade talks with a month until camp: Shams Inside Pass

It’s been two weeks since Kevin Durant reiterated his trade request to Brooklyn Nets owner Joe Tsai in a face-to-face meeting and informed Tsai that he had to choose between his 12-time star player or coach- chef Steve Nash and the general manager. Sean Marks. It added new dynamics to the biggest storyline of the … Read more

LeBron James, Jayson Tatum dazzle crowd before Seattle pro-am gets cut short

SEATTLE — A historic day at the CrawsOver Pro-Am with more NBA talent than there has been on a field in Seattle since the league’s last preseason visit ended early due to pitch conditions, but not before what organizer Jamal Crawford called an “incredible, one of a kind” experience. Although many of the league’s biggest … Read more