By Brain Rauf, Chat Sports
The NBA preseason is in full swing as we inch closer to the start of the regular season on Oct. 27. With less than two weeks to go, teams are ramping up their preparations for the long haul ahead.
Check out the latest NBA news and rumors below:
• Brooklyn Nets point guard Jarrett Jack may face a suspension after picking up a flagrant foul penalty on Boston Celtics forward Jonas Jerebko during a preseason loss to Boston on Wednesday, reports Tim Bontemps of the New York Post.
• Golden State Warriors general manager Bob Myers said the knee injury forward Harrison Barnes sustained in Tuesday’s preseason game won’t affect the ongoing contract extension negotiations between the two sides, reports Diamond Leung of the San Jose Mercury News.