McConnell turned into a terrific two-way point guard at NBA Live Coins Arizona and even started 17 games for the Philadelphia 76ers last year as an undrafted rookie.Getting this roster to share the ball without an established leader like McConnell at point guard will be Miller’s toughest task. There are a lot of scorers in this mix who like the ball in their hands.
In a way, Trier is a symbol for the FUT Coins entire roster: he was an efficient scorer as a freshman, but only had 31 assists (against 52 turnovers) the entire season. If Jackson-Cartwright or Allen can claim the starting point guard spot outright, it would go a long way to helping the offense flow. Miller has recruited an incredible amount of talent to Tucson this year, now he just has to get them to play as one. The NBA is close to avoiding a 2017 lockout, per report
The NBA and the National Basketball Players Association could finalize a new Collective Bargaining Agreement, and the two sides are optimistic that they could sign it within weeks, according to The Vertical’s Adrian Wojnarowski. If signed, the agreement would come a couple months in advance of the current CBA’s opt-out date, Dec. 15, ensuring there will be no lockout in 2017.
NBA commissioner Adam Silver and NBPA executive director Michele Roberts had both expressed optimism in completing a deal in advance of the Mmogo opt-out date in December. Much of the optimism stemmed from the great economic success of the NBA, which begins a $24 billion television deal this season that caused the salary cap to spike across the league this offseason.