Houston didn’t want to see James decline his option because it essentially removed the Rockets from the equation. Even for a cap wizard like Daryl Morey, unrestricted free agency makes signing James nearly impossible.
Had James exercised his option, he could have set up a trade with the Rockets similar to what Chris Paul did last summer as a member of the Clippers. But with James declining that option, Houston doesn’t have a logical route to create a sizeable amount of cap space.
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Of all the nuggets that speak to the madness of Mad Max, perhaps none speaks more loudly than his recent appearance at Game 4 of the Stanley Cup Final. Prior to the contest, Scherzer and longtime Nationals first baseman Ryan Zimmerman were out to dinner with their wives at Proof, a local restaurant just around the corner from Capital One Arena. The day before, they’d Akiem Hicks Jersey been contacted by the Capitals about being the Fans of the Game and leading the team’s pregame cheer. Knowing full well that Joe Gibbs, the former Redskins coach and http://www.bearsfootballonline.com/WOMENS_YOUTH_AKIEM_HICKS_JERSEY.html eternal Washington sports god, had donned a Caps jersey and led the cheer prior to a Game 3 win, Scherzer knew he needed to step it up.
The 29-year-old has spent all 10 of his NBA seasons with the Clippers. He averaged 12 points and 15.2 rebounds in 2017-18.
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The Giants are tied for second in the NL West with the Los Angeles Dodgers, 2 1/2 games behind the Diamondbacks. That is the closest the Giants have been to first place since June 10, when they were also 2 1/2 games behind.
The Giants got strong starts from Andrew Suarez and Dereck Rodriguez while beating the Diamondbacks 2-1 and 7-0 and overcame a poor start by Derek Holland to win the series finale, 9-6.