Delonte West, flush with all that cash from the new job — and maybe thinking he has a larger paycheck coming soon — has bought a new car.
It’s not exactly the flashy ride most NBA guys have. It does look oddly familiar though….
Oh, yea. From that. West tweeted about it and owned up to the reference. (Hat tip to Jessica Camerato at CSNNE.com)
Which was followed by the picture below of West pushing the car to a gas station.
Delonte, don’t ever change.
Mario Hezonja, the No. 5 pick in this year’s draft, has never lacked for confidence. The Croatian guard made his pro debut in the Magic’s preseason game against the Hornets on Saturday and did this:
Between Hezonja, Elfrid Payton, Victor Oladipo and Aaron Gordon, the Magic have a nucleus of young players that has the potential to be a lot of fun. Even if they’re still a few years away from contending, they’re definitely going to be a League Pass favorite this year.
Preseason is only just getting underway and there’s already a potentially serious injury to report. In the game between the Hornets and Magic on Saturday night, Michael Kidd-Gilchrist was taken to the locker room after suffering a right shoulder injury. The Hornets announced that he was then taken to an Orlando-area hospital for follow-up x-rays:
A few hours after the game, the Hornets announced that Kidd-Gilchrist has a dislocated shoulder:
Depending on the severity of the injury, he could miss a few weeks or a few months. Hopefully, it’s the shorter end of that timeline. We should know more on Sunday.