Daily Gossip, Saturday 26/7/14

A lot happened on Saturday night. Just in case you missed what went down that you might have missed, we will now refresh your memory.

WADE’S FAVOURITE PLAYER TO PLAY AGAINST? LEBRON.

It is friendly banter, well, we think – but Dwyane Wade was recently asked who is favourite player to play against was?

“Well, it used to be Kobe Bryant … the second best all time. Now, I have a new favorite player to play against. My former teammate, LeBron James,” Wade said.

via Bleacher Report.

SETH CURRY ATTRACTING ATTENTION FROM BAYERN & LABORAL

Steph Curry’s brother is determined to play in the NBA, but has openly said that he would play a season in the Euroleague if he was offered a contract.

It has been rumoured on Twitter that Bayern Munich and Laboral Kutxa are interested in Curry, who ended last season with Santa Cruz Warriors in the NBA D-League, averaging 20.7 points, 3.1 rebounds and 5.7 assists a game.

KC RIVERS TO REAL MADRID?

Former Khimki guard, KC Rivers is reportedly finalising a deal to land himself with Real Madrid.

The American spent last season in the NBA D-League with the  Reno BigHorns, averaging 15.7 points, 4 rebounds and 2.1 assists per game.

NBA ALL STAR WEEKEND TO BE ALL STAR WEEK.

 The 2015 NBA All Star Game will be altered to allow players extra time to rest, it has been learned.

Per the Sun Sentinel:

The move, which would give players seven days off between games in mid-February, would result in an increase of one or two back-to-back sets per team for the coming season, a party familiar with the process said. 

“That’s the model they’re using right now while they’re filling in the schedule,” an NBA source familiar with the process told the Sun Sentinel Friday. “Could they go back and use some of those dates if needed? That’s possible. But the week off looks like what’s going to happen.”