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Chandler Parsons Hangs out with Mark Cuban After Signing Offer Sheet with Dallas

What's the best way to celebrate signing a lucrative offer sheet? Party with the man who made you the offer. On Wednesday, ESPN's Marc Stein reported that restricted free agent Chandler Parsons signed a three-year offer sheet with the Dallas Mavericks. Show More Summary

Hornets sign Gordon Hayward to offer sheet (Jazz can choose to match)

Charlotte Hornets General Manager Rich Cho announced today that the team has extended an offer sheet to restricted free-agent forward Gordon Hayward. According to multiple reports, the deal is for $63 million over four years — a larger offer than anyone expected Hayward to get. In accordance with the NBA’s Collective Bargaining Agreement, Hayward’s current [...]

Toronto Raptors re-sign Kyle Lowry

The Toronto Raptors announced Thursday they have re-signed free-agent point guard Kyle Lowry to a multi-year contract. “We made it known that our top priority heading into the offseason was to re-sign Kyle,” said Raptors President and General Manager Masai Ujiri. “He was a key to our success last season and we are delighted that he [...]

Donald Sterling Vows to ‘Never’ Sell the Clippers and Calls His Wife a ‘Pig’

Swell guy, that Donald Sterling. The disgraced LA Clippers owner put on a grotesque show in a Los Angeles courtroom, as the battle for the ownership of the franchise continues […] The post Donald Sterling Vows to ‘Never’ Sell the Clippers and Calls His Wife a ‘Pig’ appeared first on SLAMonline.

Cleveland Cavaliers Reportedly Targeting Kevin Love

Given a realistic chance to nab free agent superstar LeBron James, the Cleveland Cavaliers have been extremely aggressive this summer. They’re doing everything possible to bring LeBron favorites on board, […] The post Cleveland Cavaliers Reportedly Targeting Kevin Love appeared first on SLAMonline.

Have Toronto Raptors' Offseason Moves Created Logjam at Point Guard Position?

In trading John Salmons to the Atlanta Hawks for combo guard Lou Williams and prospect Lucas Nogueira (per Sam Amick of USA Today), the Toronto Raptors effectively hedged against losing out on the real prize: restricted free-agent point...Show More Summary

Mitch McGary gets a fresh start in Oklahoma City after a year of setbacks

The Michigan big man took a hard tumble during a sophomore season that included a back injury and a marijuana suspension, but he landed in an interesting spot to begin his pro career. ORLANDO -- Here in the land of make believe, it's...Show More Summary

NBA Salary Cap Jumps to $63 Million

The League announced Wednesday that the salary cap increased by 7.5 percent to an all-time high of $63.065 million for next season (the tax level went up to $76.829 for […] The post NBA Salary Cap Jumps to $63 Million appeared first on SLAMonline.

Best Bargain-Bin NBA 2014 Free Agency Options for OKC Thunder

As the NBA's free-agency period has taken on a life of its own, it has again morphed into the summer of LeBron James and max contracts. Even the Oklahoma City Thunder have been linked to high-powered free agents, but without boatloads...Show More Summary

NY public transportation the theme for 2015 All-Star logo

The NBA on Thursday introduced the logo for NBA All-Star 2015 in New York City. Inspired by the design of the iconic public transportation signs that adorn many corners of America's largest city, the logo includes colors reminiscent of the subway and bus lines that connect each of the five boroughs: The Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan, Queens and Staten Island.

LeBron James Prepared to Sign With the Cleveland Cavaliers?

The big meeting with Pat Riley in Las Vegas came and went without a resolution to LeBron James’ free agency. LBJ reportedly won’t take any other meetings, and depending on […] The post LeBron James Prepared to Sign With the Cleveland Cavaliers? appeared first on SLAMonline.

Greivis Vasquez Signs 2-Year $13 Million Deal With the Toronto Raptors

The Toronto Raptors and restricted free agent backup guard Greivis Vasquez have agreed on a two-year pact worth $13 million. Vasquez, 27, put up 9.5 points and 3.7 assists for […] The post Greivis Vasquez Signs 2-Year $13 Million Deal With the Toronto Raptors appeared first on SLAMonline.

Chandler Parsons Signs 3-Year $46 Million Offer from the Dallas Mavericks

Restricted free agent Chandler Parsons is at last getting his payday, and now the Houston Rockets will have three days to match or let him join the Dallas Mavericks on […] The post Chandler Parsons Signs 3-Year $46 Million Offer from the Dallas Mavericks appeared first on SLAMonline.

Best Bargain-Bin NBA 2014 Free-Agency Options for Washington Wizards

The Washington Wizards are coming off one of their most successful seasons in recent memory, making it all the way to the second round after slaughtering the proud Chicago Bulls in five quick games. Where they go from here is vital. Washington's foundation is in place with John Wall at point guard and Bradley Beal by his side off the ball. Show More Summary

Report Card Grades for Philadelphia 76ers' 2014 Offseason so Far

The Philadelphia 76ers are in the middle of one of their most anticipated offseasons in recent memory. Tankfest 2013-14 was fun and all, but there was a purpose behind it: Philadelphia wanted to strike gold in the draft. Taking JoelShow More Summary

NBA Free Agents 2014: Live News, Rumors and Signings Tracker

Now that the NBA's moratorium period has officially concluded, it's time for the free-agent frenzy to get underway. As of July 10, unrestricted free agents like LeBron James and Carmelo Anthony can put pen to paper and sign deals with...Show More Summary

What's Lakers' Plan B If Steve Nash Can't Shake Injury Problems Again?

Forty-year-old Steve Nash is heading into what will presumably be his 19th season in the NBA. He is still trying to get back to good health after dealing with persistent nerve root irritation and hamstring problems stemming from a broken...Show More Summary

NBA Summer League Schedule 2014: Dates, Times, TV Coverage Info and More

A total of 23 NBA teams will compete in the Samsung Summer League that takes place in Las Vegas beginning on July 11 and ending on July 21. The offseason action has already gotten underway in Orlando, but a larger portion of rookies,...Show More Summary

NBA Rumors: Latest Free-Agency and Trade Buzz Around the League

The 2014 NBA draft created a serious buzz around the offseason, and the rumors surrounding the start of free agency and potential trades has basketball fans across the world ready to see where the biggest names land. With stars likeShow More Summary

Hornets extend offer sheet to Jazz standout Hayward

Charlotte Hornets General Manager Rich Cho announced today that the team has extended an offer sheet to restricted free-agent forward Gordon Hayward. Per team policy, terms were not disclosed. In accordance with the NBA's Collective Bargaining Agreement, Hayward's current team, the Utah Jazz, will have three days to match the offer.

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