Rodney Hood and Seth Curry both had three-pointers in the Blazers’ 11-4 scoring run to end the quarter, but those were the only points of the night for the younger Curry brother — a Portland reserve — as the game marked the first time siblings have met in an NBA conference final.
Daniel Miranda has now truly earned his place among the top drivers in the TCR Asia Series. Coming from a successful debut in Malaysia last month, the Filipino driver repeated his breakthrough performance with yet another fine showing last week in tricky weather conditions at the Zhuhai International Circuit.
Lakers general manager Rob Pelinka gathered information on Vogel, 45, and Kidd, 46, for the past few days, ESPN reported, noting Vogel was a candidate for the New York Knicks coaching job in 2016 when former Laker coach Phil Jackson was the Knicks’ decision maker.
The good thing about the 30-year-old Lawal is that he is entering the PBA in good shape as he is still fresh from a stint in the Japanese B. League where he played for the Shiga Lakestars. He averaged 21.0 points, 12.2 rebounds, 1.6 assists and 1.5 blocks per game for the Lakestars.