Trail Blazers: Portland has announced the signing of Jusuf Nurkic, who agreed to a four-year deal worth $48 million.
Trail Blazers president of basketball operations Neil Olshey said Nurkic “is an integral part of the core of this roster.” Former UCLA, NBA player Tyler Honeycutt found dead: Former UCLA and Sacramento Kings player Tyler Honeycutt was found dead early Saturday morning in Los Angeles following a shootout with police, according to multiple reports.
Police received a call around 5 p.m. Friday from Honeycutt’s mother that her son was “acting erratically.”
When police arrived on scene, Honeycutt reportedly opened fire at the officers, who returned fire. Honeycutt then barricaded himself inside a residence for hours, according to police.
The area around the residence, including at least 30 people, was evacuated.