Category Archives: Rumors
1. Source: LeBron James ’100 percent’ behind Cleveland Cavaliers’ bid to hire Tom Izzo
2. Wade wants best player to join him in Miami
3. Bulls could be leaders in competition
4. Bickerstaff joining Trail Blazers?
5. Lakers’ Jackson to make decision by month’s end
While trade rumors swirl about power forward Anthony Randolph, the
Warriors worked out another power forward who could potentially become a
Baylor big man Ekpe Udoh — listed at 6-foot-10, 240 pounds — highlighted
a sextet of NBA draft candidates who worked out for the Warriors on
Saturday at the team’s Oakland practice facility, including Marshall
center Hassan Whiteside and Butler swingman Gordon Hayward.
Mavericks backup point guard J.J. Barea, who could become an
unrestricted free agent this summer, told The Post he has the Knicks as
his top choice if he doesn’t stick with the Mavericks.
With the talent-laden free agent class of 2010 just months from
availability, what are the chances a team may be willing to offer Spurs
guard Manu Ginobili a contract big enough to lure him away from San
The Knicks have Madison Square Garden to offer LeBron James as well the
opportunity to possibly play alongside Chris Bosh or even Dwyane Wade.
"This is a very attractive place to play," Tracy McGrady said. "You have the bright lights and big stage every night."
According to separate league sources, the Warriors rejected a proposed
deal with Memphis that would have sent Monta Ellis to the Grizzlies for
O.J. Mayo and 7-foot-3 rookie center Hasheem Thabeet.
Another player, Hamed Haddadi, may or may not have been included in the deal.
Sources: Knicks confident in deal
Rockets agree to acquire Kevin Martin from Kings
Bulls try to sell Sacramento on Hinrich
Stoudemire Will Stay in Phoenix
Trade buzz: No deal for Allen?
Could the Mavericks still make a run at LeBron?
New York Yankees pitcher CC Sabathia could wine and dine LeBron James to N.Y. and Knicks
Knicks could be shipping Nate to Boston
Knicks, Bulls fighting for star McGrady
Lakers probably won’t be trading players
Stefanski: Trade possible
According to multiple sources, the Celtics [team stats] and Knicks are
close to a deal that would bring guard Nate Robinson to the Celts,
possibly in exchange for Eddie House.
A league source, as well as a Knicks source, said yesterday that both
sides still have interest in the deal that has been discussed in the
past month. Two sources in Sacramento, where the Celts played the Kings
last night, verified the interest from both sides.
Chris Sheridan: Marc Stein has a news story with more on the
Knicks-Rockets-Bulls trade situation, to which we’ll add this nugget:
If Chicago is willing to deal the expiring contracts of Tyrus Thomas,
Brad Miller and Jerome James for McGrady and Brian Cook, it would shave
$2.75 off the Rockets’ payroll and move them just barely below the
luxury tax line. Here is how that deal looks in the ESPN NBA Trade