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Nets Sign Veteran Guard Jerry Stackhouse

The Brooklyn Nets reached a verbal commitment with veteran guard Jerry Stackhouse on a one-year deal worth $1.3 million, sources close to the process told ESPN.com’s Chad Ford.   The 17-year veteran played last season with the Atlanta Hawks, averaging 3.6 points in 30 games.   Stackhouse spent the past season as a veteran presence...

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Nets Offer Brook Lopez Max Contract

The Nets have offered Brook Lopez a fully guaranteed maximum deal of $58 million.   Brooklyn and Lopez are discussing the fifth years.   The Nets have made this offer to prevent Lopez from seeking an offer sheet with a rival team as they are keeping hope of trading for...

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Philadelphia Acquires Dorell Wright From Golden State

The Golden State Warriors and the Philadelphia 76er have reportedly come to a trade that will send Dorell Wright to Philadelphia for a future draft pick according to multiple sources.   The Golden State Warriors have traded Dorell Wright mainly to stay under the luxury tax, which free’s up $4 million...

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Atlanta Hawks Sign Free Agent Lou Williams

According to Brian Windhorst of ESPN, The Atlanta Hawks and free agent Guard Lou Williams have come to a multi year contract. Details of the contract have not yet been disclosed but the reported contract has been confirmed to ESPN. Lou Williams, the 7 year veteran will be coming home...

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Rashard Lewis Heading to South Beach

The Miami Heat are on the verge of signing veteran sharp shooter Rashard Lewis according to multiple sources. The reported deal offered to Lewis is the veteran minimum of 1.35 million, tweets Chris Tomasson of Fox Sports South Florida: “People I’ve talked to today believe it’s very likely Rashard Lewis...

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Kings Sign Lottery Pick Robinson

According to Alex Kennedy of Hoopsworld.com, The Sacramento Kings have officially announced yesterday that they have negotiated a contract with the 5th pick in the 2012 NBA draft, Thomas Robinson. The contract details were not disclosed but the reported cash that Robinson will receive will be approximately $2.8 million in his first year,...

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Ronnie Brewer to become an unrestricted free agent

According to John Hollinger of ESPN, the Chicago Bulls have now informed Ronnie Brewer that his $4.37 million option won’t be picked up for the 2012-2013 season and will make him an unrestricted free agent. The six year veteran out of Arkansas meant a tremendous part to coach Tibb’s defense....

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Grant Hill Won’t Retire; Considering Lakers, Thunder & Heat

Free agent forward Grant Hill is still considering at least two other teams–the two teams in last month’s Finals, Miami and Oklahoma City–as well as the Lakers as he decides where he’s going to play next season, according to a source with knowledge of the 39-year-old forward’s thinking.   Reports Tuesday indicated...

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Andray Blatche Could Be Amnestied Soon

The Wizards are giving “renewed consideration” to using their amnesty provision on Andray Blatche.   Blatche is owed $23 million by Washington.   The Wizards want to move on from Blatche and have been unsuccessful in their attempts to trade him.   (Via Marc Stein/ESPN & RealGM)  

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Boris Diaw Signs Extension With Spurs

Boris Diaw helped the Spurs last year.   If I had told you back in December that I would write that senence in July, you’d chuckle at me and shake your head with pity. Diaw wasn’t irrelevant before last season, but that was only because of his weight and the massive contract he...

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Tim Duncan, Spurs Agree To Three-Year Contract Extension

Tim Duncan, who declared himself “a Spur for life” in March, reportedly has followed through on his intentions to remain in San Antonio.   The 36-year-old franchise cornerstone has agreed to a three-year contract to return to the Spurs, Yahoo! Sports reported Tuesday. The website reported the contract is expected...

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Blake Griffin Signs Five-Year Extension With Clippers

Los Angeles Clippers forward Blake Griffin has agreed to a five-year contract extension, a source with knowledge of the situation told ESPNLosAngeles.com.   The extension had been expected as sources had told ESPNLosAngeles.com earlier this month that Griffin had informed team officials that he intended to sign an extension with the club.  ...

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Spurs Re-Sign Danny Green To Three-Year Contract

The San Antonio Spurs have agreed to re-sign guard Danny Green to a three-year, $12 million contract, a league source told Yahoo! Sports.   The contract is fully guaranteed, the source said.   Green averaged 9.1 points and 3.5 rebounds while starting 38 of 66 games for the Spurs last...

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Andrew Bynum: “Does Blue Suit Me?”

Last night the Los Angeles Lakers Andrew Bynum sent the NBA rumor mill into over-drive with the following tweet. “Does blue suit me?”   Rumor have been circulating for months about a possible Andrew Bynum for Dwight Howard trade and tweets like this are only fueling the fire. Everyone knows...