Jonathan Givony ESPN
The roster for the Nike Hoop Summit World Team is trickling out, with 12 players preliminarily confirmed to attend the showcase in Portland April 9-13. This is who we've been told has been invited: PG: Josh Green (6'6, Australia), Yago Dos Santos (5'9, Brazil), Andrew Nembhard (6'4, Canada) SG: R.J. Barrett (6'7, Canada), Leandro Bolmaro (6'6, Argentina), Batiste Tchouaffe (6'5, France) SF: Jaylen Hoard (6'8, France), Dino Radoncic (6'8 Montenegro) PF: Ignas Brazdeikis (6'8, Canada), Kevin Zhang (6'8, China) C: Charles Bassey (6'10, Nigeria), N'Faly Dante (6'11, Mali) A talented and experienced roster headlined by Barrett, who comes in as the clear-cut best player in this game. Quite a bit of American high school flavor here, with eight of the twelve participants currently based in the United States. The Game will be held on April 13 at 7pm PST (10pm EST), televised on ESPN2.
Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer
On the Joakim Noah situation, I wouldn't dismiss the idea of Noah returning to the Knicks if management makes a coaching change and the next NYK coach is open to bringing Noah back.
Marc J. Spears The Undefeated
The Milwaukee Bucks plan to sign point guard Brandon Jennings to a second 10-day contract in the morning, a source told ESPN's The Undefeated. Jennings is averaging 6.0 points and 5.5 assists for the Bucks.
Chris Forsberg ESPN Staff Writer
The NBA fined Marcus Morris $15,000 for verbal abuse of a game official after loss in New Orleans.
Tim MacMahon ESPN Staff Writer
Rockets wing Gerald Green was fined $25,000 for shoving Timberwolves center Gorgui Dieng during Houston's win Sunday, the NBA announced.