A few years ago, I heard about a conversation that Rick Pitino had about local prep star, Tyus Jones. I was one layer of hearsay removed from it, and it’s been a few years, but here is the general gist of what Pitino apparently said about the Apple Valley prospect: 1,470 more words
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Tonight is the NBA Las Vegas Summer League Championship on ESPN2, and we are in for a treat. I know what most people are thinking… does summer league even matter? 548 more words
MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Ahead of playing for the NBA Summer League title Monday night, Tyus Jones was named the MVP of the league.
Jones has seen significant playing time since top draft choice Kris Dunn has been out with concussion symptoms. 101 more words
The NBA’s Summer League championship game will go down on Monday as the unbeaten Chicago Bulls take on the underdog Minnesota Timberwolves. The T-Wolves entered the playoffs as the #24 seed, but have rattled off four-straight wins to reach the Finals, and they can thank the newly-named Summer League MVP Tyus Jones for the turnaround. 238 more words