NBA Lockout Vigil: Day 14


Day 14: the day where my internet cut out when I went to write. Oh well. At least I can get this in.

Photo of the Day

Jrue’s currently in Germany, attending the Women’s World Cup festivities in support of his girlfriend, USA player (don’t ask me which position – I know next to nothing about soccer) Lauren Cheney.

Credit: phillysportsdaily.com

Contract of the Day

Brandon Roy is guaranteed $32 million over the next two years. He’s also assured of having two terrible knees. He also has a player option. In related news, Portland’s cap situation is among the worst in the NBA.

Links of the Day

I was wondering whether the Mavericks would be in trouble after having Mark Cuban and his players on stage receiving an award at last night’s snoozer. They are not, according to Eric Freeman.

This is beyond stupid, and non-NBA related. But it’s important.

Evan Turner’s shot will be tweaked by Herb Magee, who coaches at Philly U, at Villanova. Via Kate Fagan.

Twitter Follow of the Day

Follow Andre Iguodala in his return to twitter (@mindofAI9)

Something to Watch

Deathly Hallows Part 2 comes out in roughly an hour ET – I’m saying good-bye to my childhood with this one.