— Collin Sexton had 25 points and nine assists, Andre Drummond added 19 points and 16 rebounds and the Cleveland Cavaliers beat the Brooklyn Nets for the second time in three days, 125-113 on Friday night.
The Cavaliers have traded Kevin Porter Jr. to the Rockets for a future second-round pick, which, sources told ESPN, is top-55-protected.
The Cavaliers cut ties with Kevin Porter Jr., and the Rockets will take a chance on him after a troubled offseason.
J&J: The Nets' Big 3 debuts in a loss, Mahomes is OBVIOUSLY playing and Jalen has lots of follow-up questions. Plus, a voicemail on what to do when proposing
This is the Jalen & Jacoby podcast-exclusive hour, coming to you every Tuesday and Thursday. The guys discuss Jacoby’s amateur standup career in New York City, the debut of Kyrie Irving, James Harden and Kevin Durant for the Nets, essential activities for NBA players on the road during the “baseball series” this season, Patrick Mahomes obviously playing against the Bills and how the Buccaneers can upset the Packers. Plus, voicemails on switching fandom from Knicks to Nets and advice on what to do when proposing.
Time to give the people what they want… Jalen & Jacoby discuss Collin Sexton’s monster performance against Nets, Kyrie Irving’s return to action, Joel Embiid destroying the Celtics and the latest on Patrick Mahomes. Plus, keys to Tampa Bay-Green Bay in the NFC title game.
The Nets' new Big Three are together at last, but the connection will take time.
Recapping the Cleveland Cavaliers shocking win over the Brooklyn Nets in the debut of their Big 3.
— Kyrie Irving returned from his personal “pause” to score 37 points in his first game with Kevin Durant and James Harden but the new-look, star-studded Brooklyn Nets gave up 42 to Collin Sexton and lost 147-135 in double overtime to the Cleveland...
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This is the Jalen & Jacoby podcast-exclusive hour, coming to you every Tuesday and Thursday. The guys discuss the Nets beating the Bucks in a battle of Eastern Conference heavyweights, a bold prediction from Jacoby on Brooklyn’s future, why Steph Curry’s braids were a failed test, the Clippers’ improved chemistry, Kevin Porter Jr. throwing food in the Cavaliers’ locker room and the Bills Mafia donating to Lamar Jackson’s charity. Plus, the second half of their interview with boxer Ryan García.
The Cavs intend to cut ties with Kevin Porter Jr., either by trading or waiving the second-year player, following a screaming match with team officials, sources confirmed to ESPN.
How does the trade that shook up the NBA shake up our latest rankings?
— Andre Drummond tied his career high with 33 points and grabbed 23 rebounds, and Cedi Osman scored 25 points in leading the Cleveland Cavaliers to a 106-103 win over the New York Knicks on Friday night.
Points Per Game104.329th
Rebounds Per Game44.715th
Assists Per Game24.2Tied-18th