Heading to Detroit with Griffin, however, are center Willie Reed and forward Brice Johnson - the latter a former First Team All-American during his senior year at UNC following the 2015-16 campaign.
There have been plenty of speculation lately about LeBron James becoming a free agent this coming summer. Jordan's contract is very almost prohibitive given Boston's cap situation, and while Williams would be a nice addition of offensive punch off the bench, the Celtics might not want to send out the value required to bring him in as a rental. "Improved his jump shot, so, um, it was definitely a good trade for Detroit".
Though this is intriguing news for Pistons fans, Griffin (as well as the other players traded) will not be available for Tuesday night's game against the Cleveland Cavaliers, according to Rod Beard of The Detroit News. LeBron gets to reset with a new star and the Cavs have him locked down for five years if LeBron wants to walk after this season. He can also test free agency.
Not only does the deal clear cap space, the Clippers potentially acquired a lottery pick in a deep 2018 draft.
Williams is among the hottest targets on the trade market right now, and his inflated value is something the Clippers will be trying to leverage in trade discussions with several suitors. That gives them two picks in the top ten easy, perhaps even two picks in the top five.
Option number two is to embrace the youth and play the long game.
But how does the best basketball player in the world feel about it? Bradley will likely be gone, Marjanovic is nothing more than a role player. The club drafted Griffin first overall in 2009 as a major piece of the team's puzzle that subsequently helped elevate the franchise from perennial irrelevancy. If they can't, well, they are getting into Brooklyn Nets territory.
The next season, officially his rookie year, Griffin was selected as an All-Star, won the NBA Slam Dunk Contest, and was named the NBA Rookie of the Year. "I was a little bit in shock when I saw it, but I know the business".
Georgetown Law professor Michael Seidman offered a theory as to why the Mueller story is surfacing all these months later. That reaction is nearly universally negative, as we learned when rumours of Mueller's ouster first surfaced last summer.
As you can probably guess, not all Arsenal fans were too keen on the idea of Trump being associated with their football club. Perhaps it was a big story in Britain, perhaps it was a bit story in the UK. "I know the British people and understand them".
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Gasoline prices in Houston and elsewhere have reached some of the highest levels since Hurricane Harvey. Analysts say the rising pump prices in recent weeks are mostly due to increasing US crude oil prices.
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This quake was measured a 7.9 magnitude on the Richter magnitude scale. "I figured I'd probably just better play it safe". Residents along B.C.'s coast were woken up in the middle of the night by warning sirens shortly after the quake hit.
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The UK has always argued the Irish border issue is impossible to solve before trade talks, which have yet to start. The council is a gathering of all the relevant government ministers from the EU's countries.
If it doesn't happen, then we are strong enough to focus on the players we have and focus on the job with the players we have. He did not rule out an exit for the 31-year-old, but insisted nobody will be allowed leave the club if nobody is signed.
Former Spartan athletes are among the more than 150 women and girls who have spoken over the last week at Nassar's sentencing . The police recommended criminal charges against Nassar, but the Ingham County Prosecutor's Office dismissed the case.
McCabe Stepped Down Amid Pressure From Wray
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Alabama Inmate Granted Stay of Execution for Dementia
Madison's lawyers say he is legally blind, has slurred speech, can not walk on his own and suffers from urinary incontinence. Justices Clarence Thomas, Samuel Alito and Neil Gorsuch were opposed to the stay, according to the order issued last night.
WWE Royal Rumble 2018
Since this is WWE, fans need to take her comment with a grain of salt, because of the company longing for the element of surprise. Now, all of a sudden, there's two posts in two days (right before the Royal Rumble ) about her filming a movie in Colombia.
SpaceX Performs First 'static Fire' Of Falcon Heavy Rocket
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Intel lifts S&P, Dow to new highs; Starbucks weighs on Nasdaq
In the energy market, oil prices settled higher, with crude also posting a weekly gain as the weaker dollar underpinned prices. As a result, the yield on the benchmark ten-year note, which moves opposite of its price, fell by 3.3 basis points to 2.621%.