JaVale McGee and Shaquille O’Neal engaged in a profane Twitter conversation last week in which things became pretty heated. Speaking over the weekend to ESPN’s The Undefeated, both men’s mothers discussed their sons’ roles but had different takeaways.
Shaq’s mom told her son to stop, while McGee’s mom defended her son. But that’s not all McGee’s mom said.
If the Cavs are hoping to have Bogut for the playoffs, he must be waived by Wednesday, the last day a player can be released and be eligible for the postseason with his next team.
Bogut, 32, was traded last week from the Mavericks to the 76ers in a deal involving Nerlens Noel, and ESPN cited two unidentified Mavs sources as saying they expect Bogut to choose the Cavs if he has the opportunity.
The Rockets and Spurs reportedly also have expressed interest in Bogut, a 7-footer who started on the Warriors’ 2015 championship team but was traded to Dallas after last year’s seven-game NBA Finals loss to the Cavaliers.
According to ESPN, Bogut — who was limited to 26 games with the Mavs because of knee and hamstring injuries — is eager to move to a playoff team to prove his worth in his contract year.
On Nelly’s 2001 hit song “Number One,” the St. Louis rapper declares on the chorus, “What does it take to be number one? Two is not a winner, and Cheap Laker Jerseys Sale three nobody remembers.”
For the first time since Nov. 9, 2015, the Cavs are on the wrong side of that line. After 505 days atop the Eastern Conference, Tyronn Lue’s team Cheap Miami Dolphins Jerseys dropped below the No. 2 Celtics after getting shellacked by the Spurs Monday night.