Free agent center Aron Baynes is moving on from San Antonio and reportedly set to join the Detroit Pistons. Baynes, 28, has reached a verbal agreement on a three-year deal The post Aron Baynes to Ink Three-Year $20 Million Deal With the Pistons appeared first on SLAMonline.
The seemingly ageless wonder that is Tim Duncan is coming back for his 19th NBA season, confirming Thursday afternoon that he’ll be back to try and help the San Antonio The post Tim Duncan Will Return: ‘I’ll Be on the Court Next Year’ appeared first on SLAMonline.
The Indiana Pacers and shooting guard Monta Ellis came to an agreement on a four-year, $44 million deal that includes a player option after year three. Ellis reportedly turned down a competing deal from the Sacramento Kings and leaves...Show More Summary
Through the first wave of free agency, the Los Angeles Lakers have been both quiet and hard at work attempting to woo the biggest names on the market. In theory, all looks great for the Lakers. D'Angelo Russell is on board alongside Julius Randle, Los Angeles is Los Angeles and Kobe Bryant has a few years left. Show More Summary
After a highly active opening day of free agency, things have slowed down a bit on Thursday. With several of the prized targets off of the board, those still on the market can reassess their options and see if any others emerge as teams...Show More Summary
The Pacers have signed Monta Ellis to a four-year deal worth $44 million, according an ESPN report. Ellis met with the Pacers’ front office in Indiana on Wednesday, and reportedly The post Pacers Sign Monta Ellis To 4-Year, $44 Million Deal appeared first on SLAMonline.
After two seasons with the Dallas Mavericks, guard Monta Ellis is on the move, as he signed a free-agent contract with the Indiana Pacers on Thursday. According to Chris Broussard of ESPN, the 29-year-old veteran inked a four-year deal. Show More Summary
Los Angeles Lakers superstar guard Kobe Bryant is one of several prominent athletes in Nike’s newest ad campaign, “Find Your fast”. Hey, everybody, I directed a :60 commercial for @Nike The post WATCH: Kobe Bryant Stars in Nike ‘Find Your Fast’ Ad appeared first on SLAMonline.
Monta Ellis has found a new home in Indiana.
Even at 39 years old, White Chocolate still has some game. Former NBA point guard Jason Williams hasn't given up playing hoops since his last appearance in the league in 2011. Over the past few years, we have seen some highlights (here and here) where he continues to beat defenses. Show More Summary
Amar'e Stoudemire is no longer the pick-and-roll behemoth that made him a multi-time All-Star in Phoenix, but he's carved a new niche as a solid backup big man and solid locker room presence. Unsurprisingly, that's more than enough to...Show More Summary
On Tuesday, Phil Knight announced that he will be stepping down as the chairman of Nike in 2016. That news might not have made such massive waves across the sports world if not for Sonny Vaccaro. The 75-year-old basketball impresario...Show More Summary
Last week we teamed up with our friends from Eight by Eight Mag to cover the Steve Nash Foundation Showdown in Chinatown, including getting some exclusive time with Steve. The post Steve Nash’s Showdown in Chinatown (PHOTOS) appeared first on SLAMonline.
Fact: With Draymond Green's reported signing, Stephen Curry becomes the sixth-highest-paid Golden State Warriors player on the roster (behind Green, Klay Thompson, David Lee, Andrew Bogut and Andre Iguodala). Bleacher Report will beShow More Summary
Damian Lillard has the All-Star accolades and major-money endorsement deals of an NBA franchise player. If his numbers aren't at that level, they're awfully close. And the Powerball -sized salary he'll soon collect certainly fits the bill, per ESPN.com's Marc Stein: But holding true centerpiece status requires more than stature and statistics. Show More Summary
The New Orleans Pelicans today announced its roster for the 2015 NBA Summer League in Las Vegas. The Pelicans will hold a mini-camp from July 6-9 at the team’s practice facility in Metairie, La., with media availability following the morning sessions July 7-9. New Orleans’ first game of the 2015 Samsung NBA Summer League is Friday, [...]
Tuesday and Wednesday were big days for the Los Angeles Lakers. It also looks like they were pretty unfruitful days for the team. According to Mike Bresnahan of the Los Angeles Times, the Lakers had meetings with LaMarcus Aldridge, DeAndre Jordan and Greg Monroe. Show More Summary
Many of the highly anticipated free agents like Draymond Green, Paul Pierce and Kevin Love have all agreed to new deals, but the league is still waiting on unrestricted free agent LaMarcus Aldridge to accept an offer. Aldridge has reportedly...Show More Summary
The Memphis Grizzlies and free agent star center Marc Gasol are putting the finishing touches on a five-year deal, reportedly worth over $100 million. Marc Gasol, Grizzlies owner Robert Pera The post Marc Gasol Finalizing $100 Million Deal With the Grizzlies appeared first on SLAMonline.
The Milwaukee Bucks have landed their big man.