Daily Wrap: New Details Emerge On Porzingis, LeBron’s Summer Plans And Zion To Team USA?

The top story of the day is once again the most distressing and disturbing one of the day.

That’s because Woj has new details on the alleged sexual assault involving Kristaps Porzingis.

The story details the accuser contacting the Knicks’ legal department in an attempt to “mediate in private” a payment of $68,000, and touched on messages exchanged between Porzingis and the woman.

Meanwhile, let’s keep our comments regarding this story civil.

Rape is no joke.

Today’s news

LeBron James has confirmed he won’t play for Team USA at the FIBA World Cup later in the year, but hasn’t ruled out the 2020 Olympics. And in related news…

🚨Zion Williamson could play for Team USA this summer 🚨

NBA players including Steph Curry, Chris Paul and Russell Westbrook are mourning the death of LA rapper Nispey Hussle.

It’s been confirmed that LeBron James wanted to finish out the season but the Lakers convinced him to shut it down.

Marcus Morris believes this year’s wildly turbulent Celtics season would make for great 30 for 30 material in years to come.

Luka Doncic is Ben Simmons’ pick for ROY.

And yes, Duke really lost yesterday. It wasn’t a dream. After doing their best to lose their previous two games, they finally did it the third time around.

Tonight’s games

Pistons at Pacers – 7pm (USA) / 10am (AUS)

Heat at Celtics – 7:30pm (USA) / 10:30am (AUS)

Bucks at Nets – 7:30pm (USA) / 10:30am (AUS)

Bulls at Knicks – 7:30pm (USA) / 10:30am (AUS)

Magic at Raptors – 7:30pm (USA) / 10:30am (AUS)

Blazers at Timberwolves – 8pm (USA) / 11am (AUS)

Sixers at Mavericks – 8:30pm (USA) / 11:30am (AUS)

Hornets at Jazz – 9pm (USA) / 12pm (AUS)

Cavaliers at Suns – 10pm (USA) / 1pm (AUS)

USA times: ET

Australian times: AEDT

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