I had a chance to go to Nick Young’s back-to-school giveaway at Robertson Park – he played 2 on 2 with kids – and after the raffle (laptops, iPads, etc.) – he took his shoes off his feet and gave to 8-year old boy – left the park in socks.
Hosting back-to-school event, Nick Young gives sneakers off his feet
Which NBA Teams Have Trade Exceptions? 14 teams have total of 25 exceptions – including an oddity – the Philadelphia 76ers are NOT under the cap, despite only have $40 million in salary on the books
Which seems to contradict this – though it doesn’t but does but doesn’t:
Sixers, Bucks Only Real Cap Teams Left
(BTW – it’s about to become Sixers, Suns – instead of Bucks after the Caron Butler deal goes through)
I’m pretty happy with this next story:
Lakers Youth Foundation gets $7,825 from Mariani/Buss tournament (yes, Chaz the ‘bartender’ who never tended bar is in the story)
Pau Gasol still rehabbing knees in preparation for season
NBA rookies rank Kobe Bryant as 'favorite player in league'
Pau Gasol to represent Madrid as spokesman for 2020 Olympic bid
Pau Gasol, Kobe Bryant bond digitally over Barcelona's Super Cup win
Nick Young hosting back-to school giveaway at Robertson Park