Author: Tony Hoops

Omri Casspi

Kings Sign Omri Casspi

The Sacramento Kings have signed Omri Casspi to a one-year deal at the league’s minimum, according to Marc Stein of ESPN. Casspi was previously drafted by the Kings in 2009. In two seasons with Sacramento, he averaged 9.5 points and 4.4 rebounds in 24.5 minutes per game. Casspi cleared the...

Byron Scott, Kobe Bryant

Lakers Name Byron Scott Head Coach

The Los Angeles Lakers will hire Byron Scott as their new head coach. Both parties are currently finalizing negotiations. Although Scott is guaranteed the job, it is not clear whether they will reach an official deal today or in a week. Scott has stated that he will ask Kobe Bryant to...

al farouq aminu

Mavs Sign Al-Farouq Aminu, Jameer Nelson

The Dallas Mavericks have signed Al-Farouq Aminu and Jameer Nelson. Aminu agreed to a two-year, $2.1 million deal with the Mavs, according to Dwain Price of Dallas Star-Telegram. Nelson agreed to a two-year, $6 million deal with Dallas, according to Shams Charania of RealGM. Aminu’s contract comes with a player option during the second season....

Doc Rivers

Doc Rivers To Quit If Sterling Remains Owner

The Los Angeles Clippers interim CEO Richard Parsons has stated that coach Doc Rivers will step down if Donald Sterling remains the owner of the franchise, according to AP Sports on Twitter. Sterling recently filed a lawsuit in Superior Court towards the NBA, Adam Silver and Shelly Sterling, claiming that they...

Dirk Nowitzki, Shawn Marion

Shawn Marion Pursued By Lakers, Rockets, Spurs, Mavs, Bulls, Hornets

Shawn Marion may join the San Antonio Spurs or Houston Rockets for the $5.3 million MLE, according to Mavericks’ beat writer Dwain Price via Twitter. The Dallas Mavericks, Chicago Bulls, Los Angeles Lakers and Charlotte Hornets can also offer him the $2.73 million room exception. Marion, 36, averaged 10.4 points and 6.5...

Aaron Brooks

Bulls To Sign Aaron Brooks

The Chicago Bulls and Aaron Brooks are close to an agreement, according to Marc Stein of ESPN. Brooks, 29, has also played for the Houston Rockets, Phoenix Suns, Sacramento Kings and Denver Nuggets. The Bulls, who signed Pau Gasol this off-season, also have Derrick Rose and Kirk Hinrich at the point guard...