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Danny Ainge the Executive Part 3 – The Deals not made. Jimmy Butler, Paul George, Anthony Davis and Kawhi Leonard

In a 3 part series a deep dive look into Danny Ainge career as a General Manager and what we can learn from how he might run the Utah Jazz. Ainge’s career has 4 stages and yesterday we look at the first two the rebuild to the Championship. Today we look at the two fleeces he pulled off that lead to a contender that could be a championship team. The final signature of Danny Ainge’s career in Boston is the deals not made. A different times the Boston Celtics were in the midst of trade rumors involving Jimmy Butler, Paul George, Kawhi Leonard and Anthony Davis. Non of the deals got done and it left Ainge with a reputation of not wanting to do deals unless he won dramatically, In retrospect is that true? These deals also tells us one item that is very telling toward what the Jazz might do. The common threads of Ainge’s career are a great read of the moment, a variety in the types of players he acquires, added value that matters, perfect recognition of his talent, fleecing of other teams and he doesn’t always hit on this draft picks but he doesn’t miss. David Locke, the radio voice of the Utah Jazz and Jazz NBA Insider brings you the daily podcast on the Utah Jazz. Locked On Jazz Podcast Apple Spotify Stitcher Google Follow David Locke on Twitter: #NBA #UtahJazz #DonovanMitchell #RudyGobert #NBAPodcast.
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Latest Lakers Trade Rumors: NBA Analyst Proposes LeBron James Trade To Clippers For Paul George

LeBron James rumors are becoming more common around his future with the Los Angeles Lakers, which has since sparked some Lakers trade rumors. Fox Sports’ Kevin Wildes joined “The Bill Simmons Podcast” and tossed out a LeBron James trade for Clippers star Paul George. PG is a certified hooper - that much is certain. But with Lakers trade rumors flying around the futures of LeBron James, Russell Westbrook and Anthony Davis, is there any chance we can get George in the purple and gold? Chase Senior has more on today’s show.

Clippers coach Ty Lue: 'We can be special' if Kawhi Leonard, Paul George are healthy

The Los Angeles Clippers' season ended Friday night with a 105-101 loss to the New Orleans Pelicans in the NBA play-in tournament. While Los Angeles finished its disappointing regular season just above .500 with a 42-40 record, Clippers coach Ty Lue doesn't think many roster tweaks are necessary in the offseason. All the team needs, according to Lue, is for Kawhi Leonard and Paul George to both make it through a year healthy.
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Clippers' Paul George tests positive for COVID-19, out for Friday's play-in game vs. Pelicans, per report

The Los Angeles Clippers will be without star Paul George for their play-in game against the New Orleans Pelicans Friday night as he's entered the league's health and safety protocols after testing positive for COVID-19, per ESPN. This is obviously a significant blow to a Clippers team with a shot at making the playoffs on the line against the Pelicans.