Good morning, NBA fans, and welcome to Thursday!
If you’re lucky, you got a head start on today by skipping that dreadful Celtics-Warriors game last night and going to bed early. No such luck for me, but don’t worry: I’ll soldier on! But just for you guys – the rest of the world can eat it!
Two thirds of the NBA saw action last night – get your scores, recaps, and video highlights here! [NBA.com]
Get ready – it’s time for the Morning Shootaround! [NBA]
Today’s Daily Dime opens up by taking a look at the Minnesota Timberwolves’ chances of avoiding a 10 straight draft lottery. [ESPN] Yeah, good luck with that!
Russ Smith decided to remain in college for one more year following last season’s NCAA Championship run with Louisville. His play has actually improved – so why hasn’t his draft stock? [Sports Illustrated]
And we’re heading into the home stretch! Who is the lead for the season awards? Find out here! [Bleacher Report]
And today I give you two Boston Celtics links of the day. The first one is a nice little story about a young fan who got to meet his favorite player . . . [Masslive.com]
. . . while the second shares Jordan Crawford’s thoughts on facing his old team. [Masslive.com]
Hope you enjoy the reads!