Lakers will reportedly waive Quinn Cook, opening up both a roster spot and flexibility under the hard cap

Lakers will reportedly waive Quinn Cook, opening up both roster spot and flexibility under hard cap

The Los Angeles Lakers are waiving fifth-year guard Quinn Cook, according to The Athletic’s Shams Charania. Cook, a lifelong Lakers fan who won a championship with the team last season, struggled to find any minutes in a revamped rotation. The decision serves multiple purposes from a roster-building perspective.  The decision to waive Cook will not […]

Lakers will reportedly waive Quinn Cook, opening up both a roster spot and flexibility under the hard cap

Lakers will reportedly waive Quinn Cook, opening up both a roster spot and flexibility under the hard cap

The Los Angeles Lakers are waiving fifth-year guard Quinn Cook, according to The Athletic’s Shams Charania. Cook, a lifelong Lakers fan who won a championship with the team last season, struggled to find any minutes in a revamped rotation. The decision serves multiple purposes from a roster-building perspective.  The decision to waive Cook will not […]

Jets will reportedly finish evaluations of draft-eligible quarterbacks before making decision on Sam Darnold

Jets will reportedly finish evaluations of draft-eligible quarterbacks before making decision on Sam Darnold

Getty Images The new York Jets own the No. 2 overall pick in the 2021 NFL Draft, which means they’ll likely have the opportunity to select the best non-Trevor Lawrence player on their board. With a new head coach (Robert Saleh) and offensive coordinator (Mike LaFleur) in place, it’s been widely rumored that the Jets […]

Timberwolves fire coach Ryan Saunders; Chris Finch to become full-time replacement in Minnesota, per report

Timberwolves fire coach Ryan Saunders, reportedly expected to hire Raptors’ Chris Finch as replacement

The Minnesota Timberwolves lost to the New York Knicks on Sunday to fall to a league-worst 7-24 this season. That defeat turned out to be the last straw for management, and the team announced shortly after the game that they have fired coach Ryan Saunders.  What’s more, they already have a replacement lined up. Toronto Raptors […]

DeMarcus Cousins landing spots: Lakers reportedly interested in reunion, but they'll have some competition

DeMarcus Cousins landing spots: Lakers reportedly interested in reunion, but they’ll have some competition

DeMarcus Cousins was, at least early in his tenure with the Houston Rockets, one of the worst players in the NBA. Through 11 games, he averaged 6.1 points on 26.3 percent shooting. But in late January, glimpses of the former All-Star began to shine through. In his last 14 games, he’s up to 12.4 points […]

DeMarcus Cousins destinations: Lakers reportedly interested in reunion, but they will have some competition

DeMarcus Cousins destinations: Lakers reportedly interested in reunion, but they will have some competition

DeMarcus Cousins was, at least early in his tenure with the Houston Rockets, one of the worst players in the NBA. Through 11 games, he averaged 6.1 points on 26.3 percent shooting. But in late January, glimpses of the former All-Star began to shine through. In his last 14 games, he’s up to 12.4 points […]

Lakers reportedly interested in Magic's former lottery pick Mo Bamba, but making trade work would be difficult

Lakers reportedly interested in Magic’s former lottery pick Mo Bamba, but making trade work would be difficult

The Los Angeles Lakers could use an infusion of size with Anthony Davis sidelined, and according to the New York Post‘s Marc Berman, they’re interested in a high-risk, high-reward target: Orlando Magic big man Mo Bamba. The No. 6 overall pick in the 2018 NBA Draft, Bamba has played only 122 games in the league due to […]

Dolphins sign Jason Sanders to extension that reportedly makes him one of NFL's highest-paid kickers

Dolphins sign Jason Sanders to extension that reportedly makes him one of NFL’s highest-paid kickers

Charles Trainor Jr./Miami Herald/Tribune News Service via Getty Images As the NFL approaches free agency and the draft, the Miami Dolphins have taken care of some in-house business. On Tuesday, the club announced they have come to terms with kicker Jason Sanders on a five-year extension that keeps him linked to the organization through the 2026 […]

Justin Turner returning to Dodgers, reportedly on a two-year $34 million deal

Justin Turner returning to Dodgers, reportedly on a two-year $34 million deal

Free agent third baseman Justin Turner has announced that he will be returning to the World Series champion Los Angeles Dodgers. Turner shared the news in a tweet Saturday night. According to The Athletic’s Ken Rosenthal, the deal is for two-years and worth $34 million. There is a club option for a third season, and […]

Seahawks reportedly involved Russell Wilson in offensive coordinator search, as QB approved Shane Waldron

Seahawks reportedly involved Russell Wilson in offensive coordinator search, as QB approved Shane Waldron

Joe Nicholson-USA TODAY Sports Russell Wilson wants to be involved in personnel moves when it comes to the Seattle Seahawks, and they were able to abide by his request in the team’s first major offseason decision. The Seahawks did involve Wilson in their offensive coordinator search, per an ESPN report, as the quarterback approved the […]