Basketball Wiretap

RealGM Radio: Chris Herring
Host Danny Leroux and Chris Herring of FiveThirtyEight break down the NBA season so far.

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Dunc'd On: TOR/HOU, BOS/BRK, 4 Random Questions
Nate Duncan and Danny Leroux talk TOR/HOU, BOS/BRK, and answer some random NBA questions.

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LeBron: I Haven't Played With Scorer Who Can Also Get Guys Involved For A While
LeBron James has played more point guard than ever while waiting for Isaiah Thomas.

Howard Beck/Bleacher Report

Lakers Assign Josh Hart, Ivica Zubac To G League
Josh Hart has posted averages of 2.5 points, 1.9 rebounds and 0.3 assists in 13.6 minutes per game.

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Quin Snyder: Jazz Not Expecting Silver Bullet To Replace Gordon Hayward
Gordon Hayward's decision to leave the Jazz certainly tempered their expectations entering the 17-18 season.

Chris Mannix/The Vertical

Chris Paul Nearing Return From Knee Injury
Chris Paul ramped up his workouts on Sunday and could return on Thursday.

Jonathan Feigen/Houston Chronicle

Ben Simmons Plans To Play For Australia In 2020 Olympics
Ben Simmons was raised in Australia and also has citizenship in the United States.

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LeBron James: Knicks 'Very Effective' Without 'Old Fella' Dictating Offense
LeBron James praised the way the Knicks are playing this season now that Jeff Hornacek isn't being forced to run the triangle by Phil Jackson.

Jason Lloyd/The Athletic

Lakers Won't Change Lonzo Ball's Shot During Season
Lonzo Ball is shooting just 31 percent from the floor and 25 percent on three-pointers.

Chris Barnewall/CBS Sports

Knicks Begin Process Of Selling New York Liberty
The Liberty are currently run by Isiah Thomas.

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Dunc'd On: Who Has Learned New Tricks, Plus News
Nate Duncan and Danny Leroux talk NBA news and which players have added new skills.

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Xavier Munford Named G League Player Of The Week
Xavier Munford averaged 25 points, 5.3 rebounds, 5.5 assists and 1.8 steals

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Tobias Harris, Nikola Jokic Named Players Of The Week
Tobias Harris averaged 21.3 points and 7.7 rebounds while shooting 49% percent.

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Rockets, Pistons Only Teams In Top-10 In Both Offensive, Defensive Efficiency
The Rockets and Pistons rank third and fourth, respectively, in Net Rating.

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Cavs Rejected Pacers' Offer Of Paul George For Kyrie Irving
Kyrie Irving requested a trade approximately eight days after Paul George was traded to the Thunder.

Brian Windhorst/ESPN

NBA Promotes Amy Brooks To Chief Innovation Officer
Amy Brooks will drive innovative decision-making and growth across the NBA’s business through the development and execution of new ideas and initiatives.

NBA Net Rating: Warriors Overtake Celtics For Top Spot
The Warriors lead the NBA in Net Rating at +11.7.

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Devin Booker Believes Suns 'Right On Track'
Devin Booker remains optimistic that the Suns are moving in the right direction long-term.

Nick Friedell/ESPN

LeBron James: 'No Shade' Intended Towards Frank Ntilikina
LeBron James clarified his comments about how the New York Knicks made a mistake in drafting Frank Ntilikina instead of Dennis Smith Jr.

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NBA PER: Kristaps Porzingis Reaches No. 2
Kristaps Porzingis has climbed to No. 2 in the NBA in PER at 30.7 behind Giannis Antetokounmpo.

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Knicks Waive Mindaugas Kuzminskas
Mindaugas Kuzminskas averaged 6.3 points over 14.9 minutes in 68 games during his rookie season for the Knicks.

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Suns Initially Told Earl Watson He Wouldn't Get Job Permanently
Earl Watson spoke candidly about his tenure as head coach of the Suns, which began on an interim basis in February of 2016.

Scott Bordow/Arizona Republic

Perry Jones III Signs With Iowa Wolves
Perry Jones also played for Iowa last season.

Michael Scotto/Basketball Insiders

Dunc'd On: 15 In 60 (Western Conference 11.13.17)
Nate Duncan and Danny Leroux discuss what's going on with every team in the western conference.

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Rudy Gobert Out 4-6 Weeks With Bone Bruise
Rudy Gobert will miss four to six weeks with a bone bruise in his right knee.

Shams Charania/The Vertical

Rudy Gobert Believes Dion Waiters Committed 'Dirty Play'
Rudy Gobert believes Dion Waiters committed a dirty play when he dove for a ball and into his knees.

Eric Woodyard/Deseret News

Lonzo Ball: I've Played This Way My Whole Life
Lonzo Ball became the youngest player in NBA history to record a triple-double.

Shams Charania/The Vertical

Jeremy Evans To Join Erie Bayhawks
Jeremy Evans was waived by the Hawks during the preseason.

Ian Begley/ESPN

Knicks Likely To Waive Mindaugas Kuzminskas
The Knicks could potentially waive Ramon Sessions or Michael Beasley instead of Mindaugas Kuzminskas.

Marc Berman/New York Post

Rick Carlisle On Nerlens Noel DNP: Minutes Have To Be Earned
Rick Carlisle said Salah Mejri has earned playing time over Nerlens Noel at this point.

Tim MacMahon/ESPN