3:56 AM EDT, Fri July 03, 2015
Damian Lillard making trip to LA hoping to recruit LaMarcus Aldridge to stay with Trail Blazers

Damian Lillard making trip to LA hoping to recruit LaMarcus Aldridge to stay with Trail Blazers

Damian Lillard is heading to Southern California to try and convince LaMarcus Aldridge to re-sign with the Trail Blazers.
Rip City Project 4 hours ago

Portland Trail Blazers free agency rumor roundup No. 2

LaMarcus Aldridge The Los Angeles Lakers’ initial pitch left Aldridge unimpressed. However, he agreed to grant them another meeting to see if they could get their priorities straight. Aldridge wants to focus on winning potential and his fit with the team, not endorsements and life style. The Lakers...
Arizona Republic 2 hours ago

Trade, pitch set table for Suns' shot at landing Aldridge

After a cap-clearing trade, the Suns' ability to compete with the Spurs for LaMarcus Aldridge is being confirmed on all sides.         
Ira Winderman / South Florida Sun-Sentinel 7 hours ago

Riley's trip to Los Angeles linked to LaMarcus Aldridge

Amid an NBA free agency period when apparently anything goes, the Miami Heat went for the fences late Thursday night, taking a run at Portland Trail Blazers power forward LaMarcus Aldridge.
Los Angeles Times 10 hours ago

Lakers will get a second meeting with LaMarcus Aldridge

The Lakers requested and will receive a second meeting with free agent LaMarcus Aldridge, what they're calling a "follow-up" to their unsuccessful sit-down with him when free agency began Tuesday night.

Greivis Vasquez gets fresh start; Bucks trade Jared Dudley

On the day Greivis Vasquez was on his way in, Jared Dudley was on his way out. That’s the way it works in the NBA.
Bucks Blog | Milwaukee Journal Sentinel 7 hours ago

Jared Dudley on way to Wizards; Bucks get future second-rounder

Jared Dudley, the veteran forward who opted in to the final year of his contract on Tuesday, will be dealt to the Washington Wizards after the moratorium ends on July 9.

Mavericks holding pattern includes Jordan, Barea

The Dallas Mavericks are in a holding pattern for more than one free agent. They are sweating out the late-afternoon meeting today between DeAndre Jordan and the Los Angeles Clippers. A source said today the Mavericks and Clippers are the …
Mavs Moneyball 14 hours ago

Mavericks interested in Roy Hibbert if DeAndre Jordan falls through

The Mavs could take on the bloated salary of the Roy Hibbert. If the Dallas Mavericks swing and miss on DeAndre Jordan, the team is willing to take on the salary of Roy Hibbert, per ESPN Dallas' Tim MacMahon. Source says Mavs would consider a salary-dump deal for Roy Hibbert if DeAndre Jordan doesn't...
Mavs Moneyball 2 hours ago

Wesley Matthews agrees to sign with the Mavericks

The former Portland Trail Blazer is recovering from a torn Achilles tendon, but is a very important get for the Mavs in a few ways. The Dallas Mavericks made Wesley Matthews a priority and it has paid off, as the 28-year-old shooting guard has agreed to a 4-year deal to join the squad, per TNT's David Aldridge. Wes Matthews has agreed in principle with the Mavericks on a four-year deal, per source. Turned down huge offer from Sacramento. — David Aldridge (@daldridgetnt) July 3, 2015 Matthews turned down a 4-year/$64 million offer from the Sacramento Kings to accept a deal with the...

Trail Blazers strike out on free agent Greg Monroe, who lands with Milwaukee Bucks

The 6-11 big man agreed to a verbal contract with the Milwaukee Bucks, spurning the Blazers multiyear offer.
Posting and Toasting 12 hours ago

Knicks Free Agency 2015: Get to know Arron Afflalo

Hey, check out the new guy. If you've ever spent a day in the life of Arron Afflalo you'd know he's an early riser. So it shouldn't be too much of a surprise that his deal came together first thing this morning. With a few more meetings to go in Los Angeles, it could prove to be quite an interesting day. It wouldn't be too shocking if most players and front office types want to figure their situations out before the long weekend. Afflalo has been around the league and will turn 30 shortly before the 2015-16 season. He was originally drafted by Detroit, then made his way to Denver and...
Fear The Sword 12 hours ago
Report: Tristan Thompson and Cavs are still

Report: Tristan Thompson and Cavs are still "apart", deal isn't complete

Well this is a speed bump Yesterday it appeared that the Cleveland Cavaliers completed three deals for major pieces of what they hope will be a championship core: Kevin Love, Tristan Thompson, and Iman Shumpert. Thompson and Shumpert's deals were a bit eye opening. Instead of the Cavs letting the two test the restricted free agent market, it seemed like they were willing to perhaps pay a little more to get them done and get long-term security. Today, though, it seems that there has been a bump in the road of Thompson's talks: After progress was made yesterday, Cavs & Tristan Thompson are...
Mavs Moneyball 14 hours ago
Monta Ellis agrees to four-year deal with Pacers, per report

Monta Ellis agrees to four-year deal with Pacers, per report

Ellis opted out of his $8.3 million player option in Dallas to become a free agent. Monta Ellis has agreed to sign a four-year contract worth $44 million with the Indiana Pacers, according to ESPN's Chris Broussard. After two seasons with the Mavericks, Ellis declined a player option worth $8.3 million to become a free agent this summer. The Mavericks made it clear that they had no plans to bring Ellis back should he opt out. While Ellis led Dallas in scoring last year, his chemistry issues and moodiness have been cited as concerns for bringing back the 6'3 shooting guard who was already...
Pounding The Rock 13 hours ago

Tim Duncan will return for the 2015/16 season, per report

Duncan is still too good to retire. Tim Duncan will be back with the Spurs for the 2015/16 season, reports Mike Monroe Straight from Tim Duncan: "I'll be on the court next year" ... story coming soon on http://t.co/LMDPrVQ6z4 — Mike Monroe (@Monroe_SA) July 2, 2015 Duncan didn't rule out retirement after the Spurs were eliminated in the playoffs, which led to speculation that he might have played his last game in the league. He was an All-Star and second team All-NBA selection last season and didn't suffer any serious injuries, showing that he was still too good to retire. That...

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Former Trail Blazers center Robin Lopez chooses Knicks over Lakers, according to report

Lopez, an unrestricted free agent, has made a commitment to join Knicks over the Los Angeles Lakers, according to a report from ESPN's Marc Stein Thursday night.

Wesley Matthews reportedly will leave Trail Blazers for Dallas Mavericks

The Blazers' shooting guard, who has played in Portland the last five seasons, has agreed to a four-year deal with the Dallas Mavericks.
Los Angeles Times 1 hour ago

Lakers get to follow their own missed shot with LaMarcus Aldridge

In the age of second chances, it was still surprising.

Clippers play waiting game after making pitch to DeAndre Jordan

Like the moment he collects a lob in his massive hands, it's all up to DeAndre Jordan now.
LaMarcus Aldridge gives Lakers a second look

LaMarcus Aldridge gives Lakers a second look

To borrow from Mark Twain, reports of the Lakers’ offseason demise were greatly exaggerated. Or at the very least, premature. After enduring 36 hours of public ridicule following reports that the Lakers botched their Tuesday night meeting with top...
Orange County Register 2 hours ago
DeAndre Jordan likely will choose either the Clippers or the Mavericks

DeAndre Jordan likely will choose either the Clippers or the Mavericks

The Clippers walked into their meeting with DeAndre Jordan at 5 p.m. Thursday well aware of the stakes. Cap-strapped and without a suitable backup, the Clippers just don’t want Jordan to re-sign. They need Jordan to re-sign. Hours later, Coach Doc...

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