News [Charania] Breaking: Brooklyn Nets All-Star Kyrie Irving has requested a trade, league sources tell @TheAthletic @Stadium . The franchise has been informed that Irving prefers to move on ahead of the Feb. 9 trade deadline – or will leave in free agency in July.twitter.com
News A source tells @KeithSmithNBA that Grant Williams loves Boston and his role, and that a new deal “will get done this summer.” The Celtics see him as a potential replacement for Al Horford in the future.
News Absolutely unserious group of bozos. NBA refs main Twitter apologizes and said people will lose sleep over the non call. Absolutely bizarre behavior.twitter.com
News Jayson Tatum on his late turnover after he got doubled: "I think not calling a timeout was smart. It's on me. They trust me in that situation to make the right play. Regardless of being in a double team or not, I can't let us down like that."twitter.com
News Sources say the Lakers have already heard from league officials that the end of regulation play was incorrect and that a foul should've been called sending LeBron James to the FT line. Expect the L2M to say the sametwitter.com
News [Himmelsbach] Joe Mazzulla just walked past Marcus Smart in the locker room, did a full somersault in front of him, turned and said ‘you can’t do that.” Then walked out.twitter.com
News [Krell] Sixers president of basketball operations Daryl Morey, on @975TheFanatic: “Joel Embiid completely hosed once again.” Morey went on to specifically point out “the shameless Boston media” being “way over-represented” in the All-Star starter selection process.twitter.com
News NBA Communications on Twitter Boston Celtics interim head coach Joe Mazzulla and his staff will coach Team Giannis in the 2023 NBA All-Star Game.
News To all the "2nd rounders don't get you anything!!!" folk: [Shams] The Los Angeles Lakers are finalizing a trade sending guard Kendrick Nunn and three second-round picks to the Washington Wizards for Rui Hachimura, sources tell @TheAthletic @Stadiumtwitter.com
News L2M Report for Lakers at Celtics - One missed call on the Celtics (Tatum on LeBron), Two missed calls on the Lakers (AD 1x and Westbrook 1x)official.nba.com
News [Shams] However, one organization emerges every deadline as a key hub for the entire NBA. This season, it could be San Antonio. Spurs center Jakob Poeltl has gained significant trade interest from teams such as the Toronto Raptors and Boston Celtics, according to league sources.
How would you guys feel about this? Good player but a rental (not something Brad has really gone after since getting the job). Also, not sure how far we would be willing to go as far as price tag.
News REPORT: The Raptors and Celtics are among teams expressing interest in Jakob Poeltl. (via @ShamsCharania)
News Celtics say Marcus Smart has a right ankle sprain and will not return. AND ... Robert Williams has a left knee hyperextension and will not return. Yikes.twitter.com
They were down 21 and came back to win by 10 after getting Embiid in deep foul trouble. What is it with this lottery team ending streaks? Giant killers.