Warriors GM Bob Myers said that Klay Thompson is a “top-5 shooting who will be paid a lot of money in the future“, tweets Diamond Leung of the Bay Area News Group. Thompson has one more year remaining on his rookie deal, and has also been mentioned to possibly be included in trade discussions with the Timberwolves involving Kevin Love.
More from out of the Pacific Division:
- Jon Krawczynski of USA Today examines the Clippers worth and the factors that may have contributed to Steve Ballmer’s $2 Billion dollar bid for the team.
- The huge price that Steve Ballmer is willing to pay for the Clippers doesn’t make a lot of sense for someone who is such an astute businessman, writes Paul Newberry of USA Today. Newberry also believes that Ballmer will eventually try and move the team to Seattle.
- The Kings own the eighth overall pick in this June’s NBA Draft. Steven Wilson of NBA.com rounds up who the various mock drafts have Sacramento selecting.