Garland, Mitchell lead Cavs past Lakers to 8th straight win
Donovan Mitchell scored 33 points and Darius Garland added 24 in the dynamic Cleveland backcourt’s return from injury absences, and the Cavaliers rolled past LeBron James and the Los Angeles Lakers 114-100 for their eighth consecutive victory.
Warriors hold off Spurs and maintain hold on third seed, San Antonio locked into 10th seed
Jonathan Kuminga and Jordan Poole each had 18 points and the Golden State Warriors won their fourth straight, beating the San Antonio Spurs 100-94 on Saturday night and strengthen their hopes for a top-three seed.
Lonnie Walker named to Summer League team after breakout performances
San Antonios second-year shooting guard was named to the NBA Summer League Second Team on Monday. Walker played in only two Las Vegas Summer League games, but averaged 30 points, four rebounds and 1.5 steals per contest. He is the fourth Spurs player to be named to the Summer League team since the NBA started the awards in 2005. Bryn Forbes was named to the second team in 2017. Lonnie Walker was named to the 2019 #NBASummerLeague second team today...Walker averaged 30 points per game in Las Vegas...Bryn Forbes was named to the Summer League team in 2017.
Spurs' Lonnie Walker locks self in hot car to show dangers of leaving pets in car
SAN ANTONIO - Spurs shooting guard Lonnie Walker is raising awareness about the dangers of leaving in cars. In the PSA, Walker and his dog Zola are in the backseat of a vehicle when the driver parks, shuts off the engine, grabs Zola and tells Walker they'll "be right back." San Antonio @spurs star @lonniewalker_4's dog Zola left him in the car to run into the store just for a few minutes. pic.twitter.com/Tu4BIHcP5R PETA - #EndSpeciesism (@peta) July 10, 2019After five minutes in the vehicle, the car reaches 90 degrees and Walker says, "It is freaking hot." After 10 minutes in the vehicle, Walker begins calling for someone to open the door for him, but no one comes.