Tuesday, July 10, 2007

Updates Part II

From David Lord and Mike Fisher/Dallas Basketball.com:
There's no question the Minnesota Timberwolves have been fielding offers for their franchise superstar, and the Mavs made what they considered to be a bonafide trade attempt to acquire him. They did so in the days before the draft, and a plan remained in place to bid on KG after the draft. Do we think the Mavs had (and have) a real shot at getting him? Yep – largely based on the team’s own optimism in our conversations with the braintrust. But we also know other teams have been in the mix, meaning there's a lot of ways the T-wolves can choose to go with this.

Draft Express with observations on the Wolves in last night's summer league game.

Mike Trudell/Wolves site has a live-blog of the game.

From John N. Mitchell/Washington Times:
The Wizards will continue to interview potential assistants while in Las Vegas, but it appears former Minnesota Timberwolves coach Dwane Casey is the front-runner. ...