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Bobcats withdraw offer to DJ Augustin; becomes free agent

According to multiple sources, the Charlotte Bobcats have withdrawn their offer to DJ Augustin, making him a free agent. By the looks of it, Ramon Sessions will be his new replacement in Charlotte.   DJ has spent his only 4 years in the NBA with the Charlotte Bobcats. Throughout the course...

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Timberwolves amnesty cut Darko Milicic

The Timberwolves announced center Darko Milicic was waived, designating him as the team’s amnesty player.   The amnesty provision should save the Wolves roughly $7 million against the 2012-13 salary cap and clear enough space to sign a wing player. The Wolves are interested in Blazers swingman Nicolas Batum, a...

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Blake Griffin injures knee; Won’t play tonight for Team USA

Clippers All-Star forward Blake Griffin sustained a left knee injury during Wednesday night’s practice with the U.S. Olympic basketball team in Las Vegas and was scheduled to return to Los Angeles on Thursday for further evaluation.   Griffin will be examined by the same doctor who performed his season-ending left knee surgery during...

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Knicks sign Spanish League point guard Pablo Prigioni

Pablo Prigioni has accepted Knicks league minimum offer of one-year $473,00, his U.S. agent George Bass confirmed to The Post.   Still waiting to officially match Jeremy Lin’s $28.8M offer sheet, the Knicks have now added the 35-year-old Spanish League point guard.   “I’ve been talking to (Knicks GM) Glen...

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Report: Jeremy Lin upset with Knicks?

Matching the Rockets’ $29-million offer sheet to Jeremy Lin isn’t going to be enough for the Knicks. They’re also going to have to patch things up with their returning playmaker.   Despite expressing no reservations about matching the exorbitant Rockets’ offer sheet, which can become official Wednesday with Lin’s signature, the Knicks...

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Gerald Green, Pacers reach agreement

If you’re looking for high-flying dunkers, the Indiana Pacers might’ve just become your favorite team.   Already with Paul George, the Pacers are closing in on a deal for Gerald Green, according to the New York Post. The Indy Star reports the Pacers will offer Green three years, $10 million.   Green, 26, had quite the...

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Bobcats expected to go after Ramon Sessions & Brendan Haywood

Ramon Sessions and Brendan Haywood could end up addressing the Charlotte Bobcats’ needs at point guard and center, the Observer has learned.   Sessions, an unrestricted free agent who finished last season with the Los Angeles Lakers, has drawn interest from the Bobcats, an informed source said. Haywood, a center...

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Mavericks have strong interest in free agent Elton Brand

The Dallas Mavericks will make a “very aggressive bid” for Elton Brand in the amnesty waiver process, a source close to the situation told ESPNDallas.com’s Jeff Caplan on Wednesday.   The Philadelphia 76ers have used their amnesty clause on the 6-foot-8 Brand, making him eligible for teams under the salary cap to put in bids. Whichever...

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Luis Scola Could Be Amnesty Cut In Next 48 Hours

Jonathan Feigen of the Houston Chronicle reports that the Houston Rockets are considering using the amnesty provision on forward Luis Scola, likely within the next 48 hours, in order to create enough salary-cap room to take on the additional contracts the Orlando Magic want to package with Dwight Howard.   Scola...

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Mavericks Trade Ian Mahinmi For Darren Collison

The Pacers have traded point guard Darren Collison and Dahntay Jones in a sign-and-trade for Ian Mahinmi.   Darren Collison, the newest Dallas Maverick, averaged 10 points, 5 assists and 3 rebounds in 31 minutes per game last season. Ian Mahinmi averaged 6 points and 5 rebounds off the bench during the...

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Lopez Signs $61M Deal; Brooklyn Out Of Dwight Howard Saga

Brook Lopez has agreed to a maximum contract with the Brooklyn Nets. The four-year, $61 million contract takes the Brooklyn Nets out of the race for Dwight Howard.   Due to the contract extension, the Nets cannot trade him until January 15, 2013. The Nets had to make this quick...

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Mavericks Close To A Deal With Chris Kaman

The Dallas Mavericks are in advanced negotiations to sign free-agent center Chris Kaman, according to sources close to the process.   Sources told ESPN.com that the Mavs are on the verge of finalizing a deal to team Kaman with close friend Dirk Nowitzki, his teammate on the German national team during the 2008 Olympics....

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Orlando Magic Shutdown Dwight Howard Trade Talks

The Magic have suspended Dwight Howard trade talks as they search for their next head coach, according to sources.   Orlando had been engaged in trade talks with the Nets, Lakers and Rockets on a trade involving Howard.   Rob Hennigan informed Howard that the Magic attempted to make a...

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Warriors Acquire Jarrett Jack In 3-Team Deal Involving Dorell Wright

According to a tweet from ESPN’s Marc Stein, The Warriors have landed Jarett Jack in a three-team trade involving the New Orleans Hornets and Philadelphia 76ers.   Dorell Wright will join the Philadelphia 76ers, while the Hornets free up more cap space and acquire the draft rights to Edin Bavcic.  ...

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Utah Jazz Re-Sign Jeremy Evans

Jeremy Evans has agreed to terms with the Jazz on a three-year, $5.5MM deal, reports David Aldridge of NBA.com (on Twitter). The forward was a restricted free agent but decided to remain with Utah after spending the first two seasons of his career in Salt Lake City. Evans, 24, averaged 2.1 PPG...

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Grizzlies Sign Jerryd Bayless

Jerryd Bayless and the Grizzlies have agreed on a contract.   Bayless became an unrestricted free agent after the Raptors rescinded their qualifying offer.   Bayless will replace O.J. Mayo, who the Grizzlies decided not to pursue retaining.   (Via Marc Stein/ESPN)