TAG: NBA Free Agency

2013 Free Agency, Free Agency, NBA, Smack / Jul 8, 2013 / 4:30 pm

UPDATE: The Lakers Sign Dwight Howard’s Replacement – Chris Kaman

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UPDATE: Marc Stein of ESPN.com reports the Lakers and center Chris Kaman have agreed to terms on a one-year deal. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Read More »

2012 Free Agency, Free Agency, NBA, Smack / Jul 7, 2013 / 9:55 am

Shaq: Dwight Howard Couldn’t handle Lakers Spotlight; He’s Now Safe in a “Little Town Like Houston”

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Shaquille O’Neal‘s dislike of Dwight Howard has been on full display for years, so it’s only natural that The Diesel had something in the chamber for Dwight after DH officially decided to bounce for Houston.

O’Neal didn’t disappoint, dropping a quote that comes across as pretty belittling and patronizing of Howard. Read More »

NBA, Smack / Jul 5, 2013 / 7:12 pm

Report: Dwight Howard Chooses The Houston Rockets

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Wow. It now appears that all of the momentum behind Dwight Howard and his apparent desire to end up in Houston has now come to fruition.

Although Dwight has not said anything officially – there was some speculation that he was going to announce it on Twitter as soon as today – it is being reported by multiple outlets that he is indeed headed to the Rockets. Read More »

2013 Free Agency, Free Agency, NBA / Jul 4, 2013 / 5:09 pm

NBA Free Agency: Charlotte Bobcats To Sign Al Jefferson to $41 Million Deal

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MJ is making moves. [CHECK OUT HIS $21 MILLION HOUSE FOR SALE IN CHICAGO] After a two-day visit with the Charlotte Bobcats, free agent big man Al Jefferson has reportedly agreed to a three-year, $41 million deal with the team.

To make the move possible, the team has to cut some player weight. Read More »

Free Agency, NBA, Smack / Jul 4, 2013 / 11:29 am

Report: J.R. Smith and Knicks Officially Agree on Free Agent Deal

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We told you yesterday that J.R. Smith and the Knicks were close to an agreement, and word is breaking now that that New York, has put aside their interest in guys like Monta Ellis and have agreed to terms with J.R. Read More »

NBA, Smack / Jul 3, 2013 / 10:00 am

Sacramento Kings Acting Crazy: Offer Andre Iguodala Massive Contract, Take it Back a Few Hours Later

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And this is why the Sacramento Kings will always be the Sacramento Kings. Multiple outlets are reporting that the team made a massive offer to unrestricted free agent Andre Iguodala only to rescind it just a few hours later. Read More »

2013 Free Agency, Free Agency, NBA, Smack / Jul 1, 2013 / 8:48 pm

NBA Free Agency News: Pelicans Make Huge Offer to Tyreke Evans

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It is being reported today that the New Orleans Pelicans made a huge offer to restricted free agent Tyreke Evans during their meeting with him on Sunday night. There are conflicting reports of of the dollar amount, but both numbers being thrown around are huge. Read More »

Free Agency, Latest News, NBA / Jun 27, 2013 / 2:05 pm

Lakers Unveil Billboard Campaign in Los Angeles Begging Dwight Howard to Stay

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Photos via @Lakers Twitter feed

This feels desperate to us – what do you think? The Los Angeles Lakers unveiled a new billboard campaign in the L.A. area urging Dwight Howard to re-sign with the team. Pretty poor timing after this also hit today, but what else can they do besides fire Mike D’Antoni and replace him with a new coach that DH likes in the hopes of him then deciding to stay in L.A.? Read More »

Free Agency, NBA, Smack / Jun 27, 2013 / 9:56 am

Report: “Little Chance” of Dwight Howard Re-Signing With Lakers, Mavericks and Rockets Officially the Favorites

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How much does Dwight Howard reportedly dislike Mike D’Antoni‘s system and playing with Kobe Bryant? So much so that he’s apparently willing to forgo the $30 million more that the Lakers can pay him in free agency (and he’s clearly not worried about Metta World Peace physically keeping him in town). Read More »

Latest News, NBA / Jun 23, 2013 / 8:46 pm

Report: Chris Paul Set to Agree to Max Deal With Clippers

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Now that Chris Paul apparently got his guy in Doc Rivers (after throwing his weight around to make it happen when the deal was dead), CP3 reportedly plans on keeping up his end of the bargain with the Los Angeles Clippers. Read More »