Is Celtics assistant Will Hardy at the top of the ladder among Utah Jazz coach possibilities?

Is Celtics assistant Will Hardy at the top of the ladder among Utah Jazz coach possibilities?

The Utah Jazz may be in the midst of the widest coaching search in recent NBA memory. In all, according to reports, they’ve interviewed at least 15 candidates for the job once held by Quin Snyder. But three weeks into the process, it looks like the team’s decision-makers are favoring the younger assistant coaches in … Read more

Jalen Brunson’s Derrick Rose connection may lead him to the Knicks

Jalen Brunson’s Derrick Rose connection may lead him to the Knicks

Derrick Rose’s value may go beyond what he can produce on the floor for the Knicks. His presence alone could contribute to landing their priority in free agency. The veteran guard is yet another link between the Knicks and coveted point guard Jalen Brunson, their bond tracing back to Brunson’s formative years in Illinois when … Read more

What Wendell Moore Jr. brings to the Minnesota Timberwolves

What Wendell Moore Jr.  brings to the Minnesota Timberwolves

Talk about an unparalleled college basketball experience. As a freshman at Duke during the 2019-20 season, Wendell Moore Jr. was a spot starter for a team poised to be a top three seed in the NCAA Tournament… before it was canceled because of the COVID-19 pandemic. The following season, Moore’s sophomore year, Duke bottomed out … Read more

What Wendell Moore Jr. brings to the Minnesota Timberwolves

What Wendell Moore Jr.  brings to the Minnesota Timberwolves

Talk about an unparalleled college basketball experience. As a freshman at Duke during the 2019-20 season, Wendell Moore Jr. was a spot starter for a team poised to be a top three seed in the NCAA Tournament… before it was canceled because of the COVID-19 pandemic. The following season, Moore’s sophomore year, Duke bottomed out … Read more

Inside Pistons’ draft night, how they got Jaden Ivey and Jalen Duren, what’s ahead

Inside Pistons’ draft night, how they got Jaden Ivey and Jalen Duren, what’s ahead

Trying to figure out Pistons general manager Troy Weaver is like piecing together a jigsaw puzzle. You’re better served just coming back to it another day, building and building, until, eventually, the picture becomes a frame on your wall. Since taking over in 2020, Weaver has made multiple moves that, at first glance, may leave … Read more

Pistons-Blazers trade for Jerami Grant could be first domino to fall in a string of many

Pistons-Blazers trade for Jerami Grant could be first domino to fall in a string of many

To break down the first trade of NBA Draft week, and one that tips off what could be the league’s two most fascinating front-office offseasons, it’s best to start with a simple question. Or rather two questions: The first is: If you could trade CJ McCollum for Jerami Grant and Josh Hart, would you do … Read more

Knicks stay put to take sharpshooter

Knicks stay put to take sharpshooter

The day has finally arrived. It’s the 2022 NBA Draft at Barclays Center. Dreams will be realized. Mistakes will be made. There will be unexpected selections, players who fall too far, outrageous outfits and heartfelt moments. After weeks of intrigue, rumors and smokescreens, it’s time to make the picks. Before then, however, The Post’s Zach … Read more

Oneil Cruz gets called up to Pirates

Oneil Cruz gets called up to Pirates

Oneil Cruz looks on against the Chicago Cubs during the game at PNC Park on June 20, 2022 in Pittsburgh.Image: Getty Images The most exciting time, other than any actual championship, for a fan of a team that is supposedly in a total rebuild is when the hopes for the future start to populate that … Read more

Jimmer Fredette, potential NBA lottery picks Ausar and Amen Thompson among big names participating in 2022 TBT

Jimmer Fredette, potential NBA lottery picks Ausar and Amen Thompson among big names participating in 2022 TBT

Former National Player of the Year Jimmer Fredette and potential top-10 NBA draft picks Ausar and Amen Thompson headline the 2022 field for The Basketball Tournament. The 64-team TBT bracket, which was released Wednesday, features a record 71 players with NBA experience as well as 29 college alumni teams. For the first time in the … Read more