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Brooklyn Nets won’t have Spencer Dinwiddie after positive coronavirus tests

[ad_1] Brooklyn Nets guard Spencer Dinwiddie announced Tuesday that he won't join his team in Orlando, Florida, for the NBA restart after testing positive again for the coronavirus.Dinwiddie tweeted the news.After another positive test yesterday and considering the symptoms, @BrooklynNets, team doctors and I have decided that it would be in the best interest for me and the team that I do not play in Orlando. I will be supporting
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Nets’ DeAndre Jordan, Spencer Dinwiddie say they tested positive for coronavirus

[ad_1] Brooklyn Nets center DeAndre Jordan has ruled himself out of the season's resumption in Orlando, Florida, after testing positive for the coronavirus, and teammate Spencer Dinwiddie is "strongly considering" doing the same, sources told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski."Found out last night and confirmed again today that I've tested positive for Covid while being back in market," Jordan posted to Twitter on Monday evening. "As a result of this, I will
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Nets’ Spencer Dinwiddie says he recently tested positive for coronavirus

[ad_1] Brooklyn Nets star Spencer Dinwiddie has been diagnosed with coronavirus and is not sure he will be able to participate when the season resumes, he told The Athletic on Monday."Over the past few months, I have been diligent about protecting myself and others from COVID-19 by following all designated protocol and quarantining," Dinwiddie said in a statement. "I was ready and prepared to rejoin my teammates. ... I flew
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Source — Nets’ Spencer Dinwiddie trying to join Nigerian national team

[ad_1] Brooklyn Nets guard Spencer Dinwiddie is in the process of acquiring a Nigerian passport in order to be eligible to play for the Nigerian national team, a source told ESPN on Saturday.The Athletic first reported Dinwiddie's pursuit.Despite finishing 10th in All-Star voting for Eastern Conference guards and recording a career high 41-points in December, Dinwiddie was not on the list of Team USA finalists.By obtaining a Nigerian passport, Dinwiddie
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Nets’ Spencer Dinwiddie details what he’d do as Bulls GM

[ad_1] 8:06 PM ETEric WoodyardESPN As the Chicago Bulls try to return to contention, they're close to hiring a new executive vice president of basketball operations to run the show. ESPN NBA Insider Adrian Wojnarowski reported today that the Bulls are focusing on Denver Nuggets general manager Arturas Karnisovas.News that the Bulls have narrowed their search didn't stop Brooklyn Nets guard Spencer Dinwiddie from offering his thoughts on the situation
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Spencer Dinwiddie, Terrence Ross change numbers to honor Kobe

[ad_1] 5:15 PM ETMalika AndrewsCloseESPN Staff WriterStaff Writer Joined ESPN in 2018 Appears regularly on ESPN Chicago 1000Tim BontempsBrooklyn Nets guard Spencer Dinwiddie and Orlando Magic guard Terrence Ross will both change their jersey numbers from No. 8 to honor Kobe Bryant.Dinwiddie announced Tuesday on Twitter that he will change his jersey from No. 8, which Bryant used to wear, to No. 26.Dinwiddie explained on Twitter that he chose 26
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How Spencer Dinwiddie created his own footwear path

[ad_1] 7:00 AM ETNick DePaulaESPN There are 16 active NBA players with their own signature sneaker, and three of them call Brooklyn home. Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving have high-profile Nike lines, with regular releases of new models and colorways that drive millions of dollars in sales. Players around the NBA and at every level of basketball wear some version of the KDs or Kyries.Then there's Spencer Dinwiddie.Two years ago,
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Spencer Dinwiddie of Brooklyn Nets to have thumb surgery, to miss 3-6 weeks

[ad_1] 12:12 PM ETAdrian WojnarowskiESPN Brooklyn Nets guard Spencer Dinwiddie will undergo surgery Monday to repair torn ligaments in his right thumb, league sources told ESPN on Saturday.Dinwiddie, engaged in a career season for the surging Nets, is expected to miss three to six weeks, league sources told ESPN.He met with two New York-based hand specialists late this week and both recommended the surgical option, sources said. The Nets have
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Spencer Dinwiddie of Brooklyn Nets agrees to 3-year extension

[ad_1] The Brooklyn Nets and guard Spencer Dinwiddie have agreed to a three-year contract extension, the team announced.The deal is for $34 million, league sources tell ESPN. There will be a player option on the third year, sources said.Dinwiddie was eligible for four years and $47 million, but the sides went with a shorter deal that would get him back into free agency more quickly. His new deal will pay