James has wanted to play with his friends — the banana boat crew — for years now. And with Chris Paul headed to Houston, also Carmelo Anthony’s preferred destination, the Rockets seem to be an attractive destination if they can clear room, with James Harden pulling the strings as lead maestro.
Gilbert’s Cavs seem to have decided on its direction. By not significantly upgrading the team to truly compete with the Warriors, is Cleveland prepping for a life without James.
There’s still a long time between now and James’ free agency, but without a GM calling the shots and with the possibility of their star player skipping town for a second time on the table the Cavaliers are definitely in a peculiar place.
Hot shooting from both sides continued, and the first half ended in a 64-64 stalemate.
The day was characterized by joy and unceasing, thousand-watt smiles from the current and future WNBA legends who took the floor. However, a particularly memorable moment in the first half featured Sue Bird throwing some shade to teammate Breanna Stewart. Stewart’s botched finish off of Bird’s impressive behind-the-back dribble, and sweet dish, was met by an incredulous look from her mentor.
The first half stat sheet also made it clear that these WNBA superstars were getting some early prep in for the halftime three-point contest as both sides combined for 20 three-pointers and shot close to 60% from the field in the first two-quarters.
Chicago’s Allie Quigley emerged victorious in the three-point Cheap Jarome Iginla Jerseys showdown, as her 27 treys were enough to edge Sugar Rodgers, who put up a valiant effort with 22 in the opening round and Cheap Infant NFL Jerseys 19 in the final round.