[Charania] Boston Celtics center Enes Kanter is legally changing his name to Enes Kanter Freedom, @TheAthletic @Stadium learned. Kanter will be his middle name, Freedom is his new last name. He becomes a U.S. citizen on Monday.
[Johnson] Asked DeMar DeRozan if he can put into words his bond with Kyle Lowry. He said he couldn't. Then he did, eloquently: “If my mom had another son, it'd be Kyle. If his mom had another son, it'd be me. That's as simple as I can put it. That's how close we are. That's what it is to me.”
[Moore] Karl-Anthony Towns acknowledging postgame that he and Joel Embiid have their history, but he wanted to make it a point to say he is very happy to see Embiid back and healthy from COVID. "That's bigger than basketball... I've seen people die from that."
[Winderman] Jimmy Butler on saying he would never wear a Heat jersey: “I knew I was going to end up here way back then, so I said it then just so I could make the tablоids think I could predict the future. I’ve got so much love for Chicago. That’s where I first learned to hatе the Miami Heat.”
[Highlight] Embiid gets locked up by Edwards who blocks his game-winning attempt
[Clips Inside] Joel Embiid's 21 free throws yesterday highlight his unique whistle, and the inconsistencies in enforcing the new rules
Joel Embiid's bout with COVID-19 was worse than he ever imagined: “I really thought I wasn’t going to make it. It was that bad.”
[Post Game Thread] The Phoenix Suns (17-3) defeat the Brooklyn Nets (14-6), 113 - 107
Kyle Kuzma on Daniel Gafford: “I call him Wilt Chamberlain ѕometimes. He just be blocking ѕhit for no reason.”
[Youngmisuk] Moments after winning their 16th straight game, the Phoenix Suns could be heard clapping & shouting in celebration of their latest victory on the way into the visitor's locker room at Barclays Center. "We run New York!" one member of the Suns team could be heard shouting in the hallway.
[Lewis] Suns coach Monty Williams on Patty Mills' spirit: “If you’re on the other side you want to brеak his neck. But if you are with him it's like man I love that guy. When I used to compete against the Spurs & he was down there waving that towel I just wanted to go tacklе him.”
[Highlight] Alex Caruso rises up for the POSTER SLAM over PJ Tucker
[Burke] Game notes gem: Stephen Curry is two 3-pointers shy of 100 for the season. If Curry makes two 3-pointers against the Clippers, he will break his own NBA record for the fewest games needed to reach 100 3-pointers in a season.
[Post Game Thread] The Minnesota Timberwolves (10-10) defeat the Philadelphia 76ers (10-10) in 2OT, 121-120
[Ex Laker Robert Horry]: “Nobody fears the Lakers. As soon as they get a lead, they have all these antics, that right there is not being professional”
[Highlight] Barclays boo’s Harden. He was 4-15 from the field with 7 turnovers
Joel Embiid returns: 42/14/3 on 12-22 FG, 2-3 3PT, 16-21 FT
[Post Game Thread] The Houston Rockets (3-16) extend their winning streak to 2, their longest, by defeating the Charlotte Hornets (13-9) in OT, 146 - 143 behind 33 points from Christian Wood
[Esnaashari] Ty Lue on his friendship with Steve Kerr: "I like Steve Kerr. He's always checking up on me... I don't cheer for too many guys, but I cheer for Steve... He's a genuine good person."
Eduardo Najera on when 51 yr old MJ practiced with Charlotte and Stephen Jackson trash talked MJ with 'That was the past, this is now': MJ got furious & started trash talking him, & not only that, he started killing him, telling him "How does the leather taste in your mouth" every time he hit a shot
[Highlight] Obi Toppin destroys the rim with the assistance of Quentin Grimes
[StatMuse] Anthony Davis this season: 16.7% on threes — worst in NBA history by any player with 2+ attempts per game and 20+ games played. 38.3% on midrange — worst in the NBA by any player with 100+ attempts. 33.1% on jumpshots — worst in the NBA by any player with 150+ attempts.
[Highlight] Ant Edwards with the huge windmill dunk!
Trail Blazers' head coach Billups on Warriors: “They've just got great leadership, so sometimes it looks like controlled chaos, but there's a method to every single madness they run, and they just do a great job. It's beautiful to watch them play."
D’Angelo Russell tonight in a win against the Sixers: 35 points, 13 of 25 from the field, 6 of 10 from three, and the steal that led to the game winning basket
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