Considering what the Bucks gave up to trade for Jrue Holiday, their inability to replace him if he were to sign elsewhere, coupled with their championship or bust track, he had tremendous leverage to wait until free agency.
The Celtics are in trouble, and if it’s not inescapable, its persistence does make it harder to escape, game over game, as the subpar performances pile up.
The parallel discussions on Kevin Durant and Philip Roth are a testament to how fixated our culture is on men who are equal parts broken and brilliant. That neither have ever learned how to let anything go can be frightening to perceive.
The Knicks, Thunder, Spurs, Mavericks, Raptors, Hornets and Pistons are the seven teams projected to have cap space in the offseason.