DeAndre Jordan has chosen the Mavericks over the Los Angeles Clippers in what turned into a tense boom-or-bust wait for Dallas in pursuit of the free-agent center.
Jalen Brunson led USA Basketball with 17 points.
Sob City, indeed. Free agent center DeAndre Jordan has reportedly chosen Dallas over the LA Clippers, and is on the verge of signing a four-year deal in excess of $80 The post DeAndre Jordan to Ink Four-Year $80 Million Deal With the Mavs appeared first on SLAMonline.
Fact: On the first day of free agency 2015, teams agreed in principle on approximately $1.4 billion in salaries. Bleacher Report will be bringing sports fans the most interesting and engaging Cold Hard Fact of the day, presented by Coors Light. Source: ESPN Stats and Info Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com
The best part of free-agent season in the NBA is all the speculation it brings, both for the players seeking new contracts and for potential trades. Through two days, there has already been enough manic action and talk involving allShow More Summary
Robin Lopez has decided against returning to the Portland Trail Blazers in 2015-16, exercising his right as an unrestricted free agent to sign instead with the New York Knicks for the next phase of his career. Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo Sports reported Lopez and the Knicks agreed Friday to a four-year, $54 million deal. Show More Summary
NBA free agency began at 12:01 a.m. ET on Wednesday, and teams around the league wasted no time in dishing out expensive contracts. On the first day alone, teams agreed in principle to pay over $1.4 billion in player salary, according...Show More Summary
Lopez, a 7-foot center, would solidify the team’s interior defense. He is expected to join the team barring an unexpected move by DeAndre Jordan to come to New York.
By JOSH NEWMAN The Canadian national team has a history of having its best players play up at the senior level at a young age. For example, Leo Rautins made his senior national team debut in 1977 at just 16, while Steve Nash made his debut in 1993 at 19. With that history acting as […]
NBA teams are now turning their attention to youngsters and player development with summer leagues set to tip off after executives and owners around the league agreed to shell out millions of dollars to veteran free agents this week in an attempt to improve their immediate lot.
A person with knowledge of the deal says the Sacramento Kings and guard Marco Belinelli have agreed to a $19 million, three-year contract.
It doesn't matter from where or how the ball is shot—Golden State Warriors star Stephen Curry really has unlimited range. This apparently includes sinking half-court shots while riding a PhunkeeDuck. It's casual. [ Under Armour, h/t CBS Sports ] Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com
The Kings have finally landed a free agent. Swingman Marco Belinelli has agreed to a three-year, $19 million pact with Sacramento according to numerous reports. Belinelli, 29, averaged 9.2 points The post Marco Belinelli to Ink Three-Year $19 Million Deal With Sacramento appeared first on SLAMonline.
The Sacramento Kings are reportedly interested in Rajon Rondo, who took a meeting with the team Friday, according to Sean Cunningham of News10 Sacramento. And Darren Collison doesn't seem too happy about it. In fact, his response toShow More Summary
Believe it or not, there are still players to sign and money to spend in 2015 NBA free agency. A flurry of activity since the market opened Wednesday morning has pulled big names off the board and put bigger deals in their pockets. With...Show More Summary
A lot of unranked players made their way into the top five in a surprisingly deep class.
The Toronto Raptors announced Friday they have signed guard Delon Wright from the University of Utah to his rookie scale contract. He is under contract through the 2016-17 season, with two team option years to follow. The Raptors selected Wright with the 20th overall pick in the 2015 NBA Draft. All first-round draft picks are guaranteed [...]
Jalen Brunson led four Americans in double figures with 17 points.
Spurs assistant coach Becky Hammon will coach the Spurs’ summer league team in Las Vegas. Hammon, the NBA’s first female full-time assistant coach, will be the first woman to serve as The post Becky Hammon To Coach Spurs’ Summer League Team appeared first on SLAMonline.
The United States U19 team rolled into the semifinals of the World Championship in Greece with an 86-65 victory over Italy on Friday. Villanova-bound Jalen Brunson led the Americans with 17 points and five assists and uncommitted 2016 forward Harry Giles went for 14 points and 10 rebounds. Arizona-bound guard Allonzo Trier rolled his ankle in the […]