Daily Gossip, Wednesday 6/5/15

It seems that Mike Conley’s game-winning performance against the Golden State Warriors is gaining some attention from the A-listers themselves.

JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE PRAISES CONLEY HEROICS

Big Memphis Grizzlies fan and minor shareholder Justin Timberlake shared his views on Grizzlies’ guard Mike Conley on Twitter after he poured in 22 points to help his side beat the Warriors in Game 2.

THIBODEAU RUMOURS ABOUT FUTURE: FALSE

Chicago Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau has been the subject of staff wanting him out the door for a while now.

Thibodeau has kept quiet on this matter, as the Bulls are locked in an Eastern Conference, semi-final battle with the Cavs but the USA assistant broke his silence on the matter before Game 2 tonight.

Via Chicago Sun Times:

A day after the Bulls won the opener of their Eastern Conference semifinal series Monday against LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers, another national story emerged about the troubled relationship between coach Tom Thibodeau and the front office.Yahoo Sports became the latest outlet to jump on the bandwagon, but Thibodeau didn’t flinch amid questions about the report.‘‘Nope,’’ Thibodeau, whose contract runs through the 2016-17 season, said when he was asked if the report was bothersome. ‘‘I don’t pay any attention to it. It’s all noise.’’

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