Monty Williams on Devin Booker: 'I laugh when I look at the All-Star voting and see the guys ahead of him'

By | January 27, 2022

What’s the buzz on Twitter? Duane Rankin @DuaneRankin
“I appreciate it, but I’m not worried about that anymore. I’m in a different phase of my career.”
Devin Booker when told about Monty Williams saying the fan voting is “laughable” regarding him and how he should be an #NBAAllStar starter. #Suns pic.twitter.com/yhno8ye4Wb1:54 AM Gerald Bourguet @GeraldBourguet
Bismack Biyombo said Chris Paul and Devin Booker are so good at closing games it takes a lot of pressure off of everyone else down the stretch. Also

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NBA scout: Jazz a first-round exit away from Donovan Mitchell going to New York

By | January 27, 2022

What’s the buzz on Twitter? Eric Walden @tribjazz
Donovan Mitchell has missed the Utah Jazz’s past five games with a concussion, but could return this weekend. Rudy Gobert’s strained left calf — suffered late in Sunday’s loss — is considered a relatively mild injury, but his timeline to return is murky. sltrib.com/sports/jazz/20…12:11 AM Sarah Todd @NBASarah
Jazz are hoping that Donovan Mitchell could return this weekend from his concussion. For Rudy Gobert (left calf strain) the Jazz are going to be extra cautious but the strain is very mild and there’s reason to believe that Gobert will be playing again before the All-Star break – 10:16 PM

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Daily statistical milestones: Mike Conley moves past Karl Malone and more

By | January 27, 2022

Here’s your daily recap of movements in the all-time lists for scoring, rebounds, assists, blocks, steals and three-pointers after yesterday’s games.

Buddy Hield No. 54 in three-pointers now

Moved ahead of Ryan Anderson with 1,326 three-pointers. He’s now tied with Mitch Richmond

Mike Conley No. 59 in assists now

Moved ahead of Karl Malone with 5,249 assists. He’s now 9 away from Stephen Curry

CJ McCollum No. 61 in three-pointers now

Moved ahead of Mookie Blaylock with 1,284 three-pointers. He’s now 2 away from Kyrie Irving

DeMar DeRozan No. 64

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