Paul George focused on legacy, improving Lakers

Getty Images

Kevin Durant missed some time and Kawhi Leonard and LeBron James had great MVP caliber years.

For Houston's James Harden, there was affirmation.

According to Sam Amick of USA Today, Paul George wants to join the team that his idol, Kobe Bryant, led for years.

Included in the third All-NBA team were Chicago Bulls' Jimmy Butler, Golden State Warriors' Draymond Green, Toronto Raptors' DeMar DeRozan, Washington Wizards' John Wall and DeAndre Jordan of the Los Angeles Clippers. It would also give other National Basketball Association teams (including the Thunder) an additional year to maneuver under the ever-rising salary cap in order to make a pitch to Hayward in 2018.

Thanks to the current NBA CBA, the DVPE contract for a new team to sign one of these guys is around 4 years/$168 million.

Finally, we have one answer.

Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas made the All-NBA second team, but because he wasn't originally drafted by the Celtics or wasn't traded to Boston on his original rookie deal, he's also not eligible to be a super-max player.

Since George, 27, was not voted on these All-NBA teams, he is not eligible to sign the Designated Veteran Player Extension with the Pacers in July.

George is under contract with the Pacers next season and has a $20.7 million player option for the 2018-19 season.

"These opportunities don't come around very much", Hayward said earlier this month.

Davis appeared on 95 of the 100 ballots; Gobert appeared on 91.

The Heat have players other teams would desire like Hassan Whiteside, Goran Dragic, Justise Winslow, Josh Richardson and Tyler Johnson, some more so than others.

In the past, a player signing a maximum-level contract with a new team left an extra year of guaranteed money on the table, along with taking a slight hit on an annual basis. Just grateful to be a part of the list. "That's one of the things that I'm looking forward, feel 100 percent to be back on the field and play the game".

"I think with Boston and L.A. getting No. 1 and No. 2, I think it makes it highly unlikely that Butler and George are involved in trades with those two teams", Wojnarowski said when asked about "big moves" from the Celtics and Lakers.

Finalists for other awards, including MVP, Rookie of the Year, Defensive Player of the Year, Sixth Man, most improved player and Coach of the Year will be announced Friday night. All other NBA awards will be awarded at the first-ever NBA Awards Show on June 26 in NY.

Related:

  • Shiitake Dermatitis - North American Mycological Association

    Shiitake Dermatitis - North American Mycological Association

    There are also documented cases of allergic and chronic hypersensitivity pneumonitis induced by spores of Shiitake. The rash typically begins with the red areas that neither hurt nor itch.
    What older people should eat after 50

    What older people should eat after 50

    Misconceptions and a lack of knowledge about healthy choices and good nutrition play a crucial role in food insecurity. MyPlato offers a nutritional guide that is easy to understand and to remember.
    How to Find and Rent an Apartment in Spain - Barcelona Blonde

    How to Find and Rent an Apartment in Spain - Barcelona Blonde

    Just pop in search words for what you want (like 'outside', 'Gothic', and 'double', for example), then give it an upper limit ). I'm still on the hunt, So in the meantime I thought I would share my floor -finding knowledge with any hopeful Spain residents.
  • Weather

    Weather

    Landslides were reported on Federal Highway 200 in Jalisco, the State Unit of Civil Protection and Fire Jalisco told local media. Authorities cautioned that the remnants of the hurricane could still cause deadly flooding and mudslides.
    New Beginnings Baby Blog .: Celebrity Mums choose Cosatto

    New Beginnings Baby Blog .: Celebrity Mums choose Cosatto

    They welcomed Little Ludo into the world in December, and went straight into Cosatto's comber Goo Goo Rocka Little Bunni bouncer. What are the celebrity mums choosing for their babies? Well Cosatto it seems! Cosatto sent us details ...
    Androphobia: Fear of Men - Causes, Symptoms and Treatment | Healthtopia

    Androphobia: Fear of Men - Causes, Symptoms and Treatment | Healthtopia

    The androphobic person may feel unsafe and nervous about a man's company even if he is a family member, near friend or relative. The major aim of CBT is to identify the negative images linked to the fear of men, and modifying them into positive ones.
  • Loquo | The Trench Reynolds Report

    Loquo | The Trench Reynolds Report

    The links that he provided are to a classifieds site called Loquo that is basically craigslist like site based in Spain. The Facebook group is entitled Stop Craigslist Human Trafficking - Choose Ebay Classifieds.
    Manzanilla (Chamomile) - Fiesta Spices

    Manzanilla (Chamomile) - Fiesta Spices

    Directions: To use this product, simply boil water and steep the Chamomile in The water for between 3 and 5 min. Its name comes from the Spanish translation "little apple" because of its sweet, apple-like flavor and aroma.
    The World's Best Photos of androphobia and misandria - Flickr Hive Mind

    The World's Best Photos of androphobia and misandria - Flickr Hive Mind

    Flickr Hive Mind is now running securely (under https) at hiveminer.com You will need to log back in if you wish to see your private photos.
  • Best Dermatologist in New York | Plastic Surgery New Jersey

    Best Dermatologist in New York | Plastic Surgery New Jersey

    Each patient receives a thorough examination to determine which skin peel is suitable for their individual skin. Recovery takes a very short time and the results are exceptional - you get healthy and perfect skin.
    Chamaemelum nobile - Wikiwand

    Chamaemelum nobile - Wikiwand

    The therapeutic effects associated with chamomile are dizzy, carminative, sedative, tonic, vasodilator and antispasmodic. The common chamomile is not used while the embarrassment can cause uterine contractions and albuteru.
    & Nbsp; & nbsp; & nbsp; & nbsp; & nbsp; & nbsp; & nbsp; Flea Allergy Dermatitis Cats - Symptoms & amp; Treatment

    & Nbsp; & nbsp; & nbsp; & nbsp; & nbsp; & nbsp; & nbsp; Flea Allergy Dermatitis Cats - Symptoms & amp; Treatment

    The cat will groom itself for hours and scratch, bite and lick on affected areas often causing damage to the skin. Flea Control in Cats Tablets for Flea Control in Cats Comfortis tablets may be a little Expensive but work 100%.

Comments