NBA trade rumors: Bulls may be open to dealing almost anyone on their roster

first_img NBA trade rumors: Lakers, Bulls had ‘initial conversations’ about Lonzo Ball before deadline The Bulls finished 2018-19 with a 22-60 record and missed the playoffs for a second straight season. They hold the No. 7 pick in the 2019 NBA Draft, which is set for June 20, and are also looking to upgrade at point guard.“We have to get better at that position, there’s absolutely no question in my mind,” Bulls executive vice president of basketball operations John Paxson said last month. “Kris (Dunn) is going to have opportunity because he’s under contract, but we understand as an organization that’s a position that if we’re to make a step in the right direction, that we’re going to have to address.” Related News NBA trade rumors: Bulls guard Kris Dunn’s value on market ‘is low to nonexistent’ The Bulls could look to move Dunn this summer, although his “trade value is low to nonexistent,” multiple league executives told the Chicago Tribune in May. They also may be willing to deal guard Zach LaVine.Markkanen and Carter, meanwhile, are considered the cornerstones of the Bulls’ rebuild. Markkanen, a stretch forward, averaged 18.7 points and 9.0 rebounds while shooting 36.1% from 3-point range last season.”I know everyone says they have to work on everything, but I definitely am going to get my body ready for a longer season, hopefully a postseason also. I said before the season my goal is to play all 82, so I’m definitely going to work on my body to get it ready and work on the court as well,” Markkanen said in April, via NBA.com. “There are a lot of things I have to do better. But being consistent is the biggest part and how can I do it every night.” The Bulls could be looking to make some major changes.“There’s a growing belief around the league” Chicago is open to trading everyone on its roster except forwards Lauri Markkanen and Wendell Carter Jr., according to a report from The Athletic, which cites unidentified sources familiar with the team’s plans. Carter was the No. 7 pick in the 2018 draft and had a promising rookie season for Chicago.The Bulls have been linked to Lakers guard Lonzo Ball. Grizzlies guard Mike Conley will also reportedly be available this offseason. NBA trade rumors: Celtics, two other teams could target Mike Conley deallast_img read more

Djokovic – Thiem: schedule, TV and how to watch the Australian Open final

first_imgTv: How to watch the Djokovic vs Thiem?The match between Djokovic and Thiem could be adopted by Eurosport The unique streaming platform of the sports activities world, DAZN, It consists of the risk of seeing Eurosport 1 HD and Eurosport 2 HD amongst its contents, after the settlement reached with Discovery final summer season. It may also be adopted in Eurosport by Movistar +.Web: The place to comply with the Australian Open on-line?In AS you may also comply with the Djokovic-Thiem dwell. With us you’ll have the finest minute by minute, the most spectacular photographs of the assembly and the statements of the protagonists, in addition to the chronicle as quickly as we conclude. Novak Djokovic and Dominic Thiem the faces are seen in the final of the Australian Open 2020. The primary nice title of 2020 will probably be the 17th in the winners of the Serbian, or the first of the Austrian, this being the first time they’re measured in Melbourne. Face-to-face is dominated by Djokovic 6-4.Observe the match between Djokovic and Thiem dwell.Hours: What time does Djokovic vs Thiem begin?Novak Djokovic and Dominic Thiem will play the males’s group final on Sunday at the Australian Open. The encounter between the Swiss and the Serbian will probably be performed at the Rod Laver Enviornment about 09:30 in the morning in Spain.last_img read more

Usain Bolt trains for 1st time with Central Coast Mariners

first_imgDepEd’s Taal challenge: 30K students displaced Judy Ann’s 1st project for 2020 is giving her a ‘stomachache’ Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard PLAY LIST 02:14Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard02:56NCRPO pledges to donate P3.5 million to victims of Taal eruption00:56Heavy rain brings some relief in Australia02:37Calm moments allow Taal folks some respite03:23Negosyo sa Tagaytay City, bagsak sa pag-aalboroto ng Bulkang Taal01:13Christian Standhardinger wins PBA Best Player award Will you be the first P16 Billion Powerball jackpot winner from the Philippines? Nadine Lustre’s phone stolen in Brazil Peza offers relief to ecozone firms “We got offers from teams in Spain, France and stuff like that,” Bolt told reporters. “But for me it’d be harder because you have to learn a new language. It wasn’t in the top division.“Australia is somewhere I enjoy coming. This is a start and I’m really appreciative of everything the Mariners have done.”Asked in what position he hoped to play, Bolt said he is “good at center forward but open to playing anywhere on the park.”“I look forward to scoring as many goals as possible and bringing home the trophy,” he said. “But I’m just trying to get over the first hurdle now, that’s to get a contract.”ADVERTISEMENT Jamaica’s Usain Bolt trains with the Central Coast Mariners soccer team in Newcastle, Australia, Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018. Bolt’s attempt to win a contract to play as a professional in Australian football’s A-League began in earnest on his 32nd birthday Tuesday. (AP Photo/Steve Christo)GOSFORD, Australia — Star sprinter Usain Bolt says he passed up the chance to trial with clubs in Europe before accepting an offer to trial for a professional contract with the Central Coast Mariners in Australian football’s A-League.Bolt trained with the Mariners for the first time on his 32nd birthday Tuesday, taking part in light passing drills and agility tests in front of a gallery of almost 100 reporters and photographers.ADVERTISEMENT ‘High crimes and misdemeanors’: Trump impeachment trial begins Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew Gov’t in no rush to rescue animals in Taal Palace OKs total deployment ban on Kuwait OFWs MOST READ Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. On target: teenage shooter wins Asian Games gold for India He has pledged to stay with the club for an “indefinite” trial period in the hope of achieving his long-held ambition to play professional football, a year after his retirement from the track.The eight-time Olympic champion has trialed unsuccessfully with clubs in Germany, South Africa and Norway but is optimistic of breaking through with the Mariners, who finished last in the most-recent A-League season.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSGinebra beats Meralco again to capture PBA Governors’ Cup titleSPORTSJapeth Aguilar wins 1st PBA Finals MVP award for GinebraSPORTSTim Cone still willing to coach Gilas but admits decision won’t be ‘simple yes or no’Mariners head coach Mike Mulvey said he is happy for Bolt stay with the team for a year if that is what he needs to fulfill his ambition.Bolt said he had specifically targeted the A-League. Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next View comments LATEST STORIESlast_img read more