Linda Cohn @lindacohn
Kevin Durant needs a hobby. Obviously.
Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer
Utah Jazz forward Thabo Sefolosha reaffirmed last week his pledge to maKe a significant, six-figure donation to an organization that seeks to provide justice for those in marginalized communities. Sefolosha pledged to donate a portion of the $4 million settlement he won from the New York Police Department to Gideon's Promise, an organization that aims to transform the criminal justice system mentoring public defenders who provide equal justice for marginalized communities. Sefolosha reaffirmed his pledge to donate to the organization at a fundraiser at the NBA Players Association offices last week.
Jacob Wolf ESPN Staff Writer
Indiana Pacers ownership Pacers Sports & Entertainment have hired Robert "Cody" Parren as their director of esports operations, the group announced on Wednesday. The job will be Parren's first in esports, with previous professional experience in business and marketing fields.