Sport Nowitzki as a trainer with the Mavs? "Never say never ..."
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As a sophomore this past season, former No. 3 overall pick Luka Doncic averaged 28.8 points, 8.1 rebounds and 9.4 assists per game. Those are some prime LeBron James numbers from the 21-year-old guard. It came amid a season that Doncic was finally legally able to consume adult beverages in the United States. Think about that for a second.NBA odds: Giannis Antetokounmpo is a co-favoriteDating back to its inception in 1955-56, only Bill Russell, Wilt Chamberlain and Larry Bird have earned the NBA award in three consecutive seasons. That’s just how good the Greek Freak is at the still-young age of 25.
Dirk Nowitzki does not want to rule out a coaching job in the NBA. But there is only one franchise question for him. The Mavs icon raves about Steve Nash.Nowitzki talks about the coaching job
Even if Mavs- Icon Nowitzki currently considers a similar career path to be unlikely, but does not want to rule out anything.
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"I don't think Steve necessarily wanted to be a coach. But at the right opportunity at the right time, he said he was looking for a new challenge. I don't see that for myself. But as you can see with Steve, never say never. So we'll see, "said Nowitzki.
Anthony Davis reportedly planning to opt out, re-sign with Lakers
Davis is eligible to sign a five-year max contract with the Lakers that would be worth around $200 million, but it seems unlikely he will go that route. Instead, he could sign a two-year deal at roughly $68 million with a player option for the second year. Davis could also sign a three-year deal at the same average annual salary with a player option for the third year. That scenario may appeal to him the most.If Davis signs a two-plus-one contract and opts out after two years, he would then enter free agency in 2022 with 10 years of service. That would make him eligible to sign a contract worth 35% of the salary cap.
Should Nowitzki become a coach one day, the Mavs make the most sense to him, and not just for reasons of the heart." This is where I live, this is where my children go to school and were born. The time and place just weren't right for me, "Nowitzki said of Nash's offer.Nowitzki:" Nash a great coach "
The 2011 NBA champion is convinced that Nash will do a good job as a coach .
"I think he's going to be a great coach. He's always been a great leader. How he talks to the guys, he's always positive. The opposite to me sometimes, "Nowitzki praised his former Mavs team-mate.
Nowitzki is currently enjoying time with his family, even if he can no longer travel as much as before due to the corona pandemic.
Devin Booker wants out of Phoenix and it could get ugly? .
Devin Booker has developed into one of the top scorers in the league, and the Phoenix Suns appeared to turn a corner in the NBA Bubble. They better have, because they could be in for some problems involving Booker otherwise, according to one analyst. © Pool Photo-USA TODAY Sports Ryen Russillo, an NBA analyst for The Ringer, joined “The Bill Simmons Podcast” for an episode that was published on Tuesday. In the episode, the two discussed the urgency to improve that some teams may feel. The hosts were talking about the Suns when Russillo said there is some urgency due to Booker’s situation.