Mourinho wants Rooney in EFL Cup final squad

Mourinho wants Rooney in EFL Cup final squad

Jose Mourinho will hand Wayne Rooney a place in his 18-man squad for the EFL Cup final against Southampton this weekend if the Manchester United captain can prove his fitness, according to ESPN. The 31-year-old forward has missed United’s last five games with muscular problems and root canal treatment. Rooney trained with his teammates on Tuesday […]

Pacers Testing Trade Market For Paul George

The Indiana Pacers are testing the trade market on Paul George. While the Pacers are looking to surround George with talent and sign him to a long-term extension, they are also soliciting offers to begin rebuilding around Myles Turner. The Pacers feel no sense of urgency in trading George unless they believe the Boston Celtics […]

Bulls Pursue Trade With 76ers For Jahlil Okafor

The Chicago Bulls continue to pursue a trade with the Philadelphia 76ers for Jahlil Okafor. Okafor has been on the trading block by the 76ers for several weeks. Okafor is a native of Chicago and was the third overall pick in the 2015 NBA Draft out of Duke. The 76ers would prefer to trade Okafor […]

Wizards Acquire Bojan Bogdanovic From Nets

The Brooklyn Nets haver agreed to trade Bojan Bogdanovic and Chris McCullough to the Washington Wizards in exchange for Andrew Nicholson, Marcus Thornton and a 2017 first round pick. The Wizards traded their 2016 first round pick last year for Markieff Morris. Brooklyn will swap their own first round pick this year with the Boston […]

Cavaliers, Knicks, Bulls Interested In Trading For Patrick Beverley

The Houston Rockets are receiving interest in Patrick Beverley from the Cleveland Cavaliers, New York Knicks and Chicago Bulls. Beverley would like to remain with the Rockets. Beverley is on one of the NBA’s best contracts as he re-signed with Houston in 2015 on a four-year, $25 million deal. Beverley is one of the NBA’s […]

Clippers, Thunder Continue To Express Interest In Wilson Chandler

The Los Angeles Clippers and Oklahoma City Thunder continue to pursue Wilson Chandler. Chandler requested a trade from the Denver Nuggets in early February. Chandler is signed through 2019, though he has a player option in which he can opt for free agency in 2018. Chandler is averaging 15.6 points, 6.7 rebounds and 2.1 assists […]

Chris Paul Could Return This Week From Thumb Surgery

Chris Paul could return from his surgically repaired thumb injury as soon as Thursday. Paul tore a ligament in his left thumb on Jan. 16 and underwent surgery two days later. Paul was initially expected to miss six to eight weeks. “He looked great. He went through the whole practice [on Tuesday]. You know, so […]

Cavaliers Hosting Larry Sanders For Workout

The Cleveland Cavaliers are hosting Larry Sanders for a solo workout on Wednesday. The Cavs are testing and evaluating Sanders physically as he’s been away from the game for two seasons. Sanders agreed upon a buyout with the Milwaukee Bucks in 2015 when he decided to step away from basketball. source: realgm sport1on1 staff