The Brooklyn Nets don't have much salary-cap room to work with this summer, but they scoured the bargain bin and snatched up a quality reserve in Thomas Robinson Thursday evening. According to Basketball Insiders' Alex Kennedy, Robinson's deal with the Nets will span two years, and the second year will be a player option. Show More Summary
The Phoenix Suns are officially a major player for LaMarcus Aldridge. Even though the San Antonio Spurs have seemed to serve as the leading suitor for the star power forward's services, with other teams—the Dallas Mavericks, Portland...Show More Summary
Sometimes it's better to be patient, as the New York Knicks have proven in the early part of NBA free agency. Fresh off a 17-win season and a highly debated draft pick in Kristaps Porzingis, the hungry Knicks fanbase wants team president Phil Jackson to use New York's cap space to rebuild through free agency, and rightfully so. Show More Summary
Trail Blazers set to add forward Ed Davis At this point, there’s no reason to think that LaMarcus Aldridge will be back with the Portland Trail Blazers. They’ve added several big-men, and have now reportedly agreed to a deal with Ed Davis. Here’s the Oregonian reporting: Unrestricted free agent Ed Davis has verbally agreed to sign a 3-year, $20 [...]
A person with knowledge of the negotiations tells The Associated Press that Damian Lillard has agreed to terms with the Portland Trail Blazers on a five-year extension worth more than $120 million.
Dwyane Wade is staying with the Miami Heat.
Bucks, Greg Monroe agree to deal Here’s the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reporting on the Bucks, who are adding a whole bunch of offense to their frontcourt: The Milwaukee Bucks have agreed to terms on a maximum contract with free-agent center Greg Monroe, a league source indicated Thursday. The deal will be worth an estimated $50 millon over three years, with [...]
Here’s ESPN New York reporting on the Knicks, who have founded a talented guard for their backcourt. Not a star, though. But a nice supporting player: The New York Knicks and Arron Afflalo agreed to a two-year deal worth $16 million on Thursday, a source told ESPN.com’s Ramona Shelburne. The agreement includes a player option for the second year [...]
Dwyane Wade is staying with the Miami Heat.
The Phoenix Suns have traded Marcus Morris, Danny Granger and Reggie Bullock to the Detroit Pistons for a future draft pick, a person with knowledge of the situation told The Associated Press. The move was very likely a bid to clear salary space to sign free agent LaMarcus Aldridge.
Imagine how different the sales pitches must have been for free-agent center Greg Monroe. The Los Angeles Lakers could have tempted him with their storied past and warm-weather climate. The New York Knicks offered a spot in the NBA's biggest market, plus the business opportunities such a platform presents. Show More Summary
Mike Dunleavy Jr. chose to stay with the Chicago Bulls, agreeing to a three-year deal for $4.4 million. It wasn ’t the most notable of deals on a day that saw bigger names consent to far more significant amounts of money, but for Dunleavy,...Show More Summary
A person with knowledge of the negotiations says LaMarcus Aldridge and the Miami Heat have spoken about his future plans, and that a formal conversation is scheduled for Thursday night.
The Charlotte Hornets filled a need in the NBA draft by selecting big man Frank Kaminsky at No. 9 overall. With Al Jefferson having led the league in post-up possessions, per NBA.com, the Hornets clearly saw value in adding a complementary...Show More Summary
Day 2 of NBA free agency has been quieter than Day 1. Monta Ellis came to terms with the Indiana Pacers, as reported by ESPN.com's Chris Broussard and Marc Stein, and Greg Monroe made a deal with the Milwaukee Bucks, according to ESPN's Ohm Youngmisuk. Show More Summary
The Miami HEAT announced today that 2015 NBA draftees Justise Winslow and Josh Richardson will join Zoran Dragic, James Ennis, Tyler Johnson, Shabazz Napier and Henry Walker representing the HEAT at both the Orlando Pro Summer League and Samsung NBA Summer League in Las Vegas. Miami HEAT Assistant Coach/Director of Player Development Dan Craig will [...]
The Los Angeles Clippers today announced their roster for the 2015 Southwest Airlines Pro Summer League in Orlando. For the first time, the Clippers will participate in the league from July 4 - 10 at Amway Center in Orlando, Florida. NBA TV will televise the Southwest Airlines Orlando Pro Summer League games. For the full roster, click: Clippers [...]
The Golden State Warriors have announced the team’s roster and TV schedule for the 2015 NBA Summer League in Las Vegas. Warriors Assistant Coach Luke Walton will coach the team in Golden State’s 10th summer in Vegas, which tips off on Friday, July 10. In addition to the team’s first round draft pick, Kevon Looney (30th [...]
Free agency steals the headlines when the floodgates open, but the period wouldn't be the same without trade rumors flying around to up the level of chaos. Feel free to call it the most entertaining time of the year. The big dogs like LaMarcus Aldridge and DeAndre Jordan are on the open market making the rounds. Show More Summary
The first day of the 2015 NBA free-agency period was comprised of a whirlwind of new signings and player movement. However, despite a very busy Wednesday, some big names still remain on the open market. Those names are the subjects of...Show More Summary