Wednesday, July 12, 2006
Thomas to Clips; Hammon Banged Up; Walker Has Case
In an exclusive interview with Keith Idec of the Herald News, Paterson's Tim Thomas says he chose the Clippers over the Suns to make his family happy; he recently purchased a big home near the Staples Center. Thomas also says he and former Bucks teammate Sam Cassell have patched things up and are looking forward to winning in L.A.
In WNBA news, the Liberty's Becky Hammon has a sprained ankle and can't play in Wednesday's WNBA All-Star Game.
On the high school front, the latest news on the Bill Walker case has The Cincinnati Enquirer quoting a lawyer as saying that Walker would have a case against the NBA should he decide to challenge the age limit and try to play beginning in 2007. A column at the same paper says the adults let Walker down.