Assuming James leaves Cleveland, the top of the Eastern Conference will http://www.officialbuccaneersnflstore.com/YOUTH+CHRIS+CONTE+JERSEY have a much different look than it has in the previous four seasons. If he decides to join the 76ers, they easily vault to the top of the conference and become the favorites to come out Womens Derek Watt Jersey of the East. But even if James makes the decision to play in the Western Conference for the first time in his career, the East will be stronger than it has been in quite some time.
The Celtics and Sixers were on the verge of dethroning the Cavs this year, and this was at least a year before they were scheduled to do so given Boston’s injury troubles and Philadelphia’s youth.
The injuries to Gordon Hayward and Kyrie Irving gave the young Celtics core a chance to play meaningful minutes down the stretch of the regular season and in competitive playoff games. Jayson Tatum, Jaylen Brown and Terry Rozier each played like stars in key moment. The addition of a healthy Hayward and Irving to go along with Al Horford should have the Celtics as the favorites to represent the East next season.
But those aren’t the only young guys to watch…
For now, the urgency of the Lakers’ free-agent push for LeBron James and Paul George on Sunday places a clock on talks with the Spurs.
The Spurs have long been most intrigued with Boston’s trade assets, but it remains unclear how rich of a package the Celtics are willing to offer without Chris Conte Jersey a full understanding of the long-term implications of Leonard’s quadriceps injury, or an assurance that they can be certain of Leonard’s willingness to consider a http://www.officiallachargersshop.com/Derek_Watt_Jersey_Cheap long-term commitment next summer, league sources said.
The Lakers are motivated to make a deal for Leonard on several fronts, including the potential boost it would give them in luring James to Los Angeles. Leonard wants a trade to the Lakers now, and he has expressed his desire to sign with them in free agency in 2019.