They were side by side again, Harrison Barnes and Klay Thompson. After playing on the same team in practice at Team USA camp, Thompson intentionally walked in front of Barnes' interview to take the seat next to the former Warrior.
Not so long ago, DeAndre Jordan would have been angry at being left off the NBA All-Star team, and his confidence might have been dented by what has become an annual snub. Not anymore, now that the Clippers center can say he's an Olympian and will play for the U.S. in the Rio de Janeiro Games.
An attorney for Golden State Warriors star Draymond Green says a misdemeanor assault-and-battery charge from a confrontation near the Michigan State campus could be resolved before the U.S. basketball team competes in the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.
The NBA is close to moving its 2017 All-Star Weekend out of Charlotte because sufficient changes haven't been made to North Carolina's House Bill 2, according to NBA writer Adrian Wojnarowski, citing sources.