12:58 AM EDT, Tue July 07, 2015
Fear The Sword 3 hours ago

David West turns down Cavaliers, signs with Spurs

David West has signed with the San Antonio Spurs. David West will not become a Cleveland Cavalier. As first reported by David Aldridge of NBA.com, West has agreed to a one-year deal for the veterans minimum of $1.5 million with the San Antonio Spurs. According to reports, West picked the Spurs over the Cavaliers, Golden State Warriors and Washington Wizards. All three teams offered more money than the Spurs. That means that the Cavs likely offered West the mini-midlevel exception, which is worth roughly $3 million. Last week, West opted out of the last year of his deal with the Indiana...
Indy Cornrows 5 hours ago

David West swallows a little pride and a lotta cash to chase ring with Spurs

The Pacers lost a high-character, big-impact presence when David West decided to chart a different course to finish his career. David West will reportedly sign with the San Antonio Spurs later this week to officially bring a close to his four-year career with the Indiana Pacers. The Pacers were 171-114 in games West played during that time, but last year's injury-ravaged season took its toll. In fact, West appeared done in Indiana even before what would become his last season with the Pacers started. Following a pair of deep playoff runs, the broken leg Paul George suffered in the summer...
News-Herald 5 hours ago
Cleveland Cavaliers: David West agrees to deal with San Antonio Spurs

Cleveland Cavaliers: David West agrees to deal with San Antonio Spurs

The Cavaliers don't always get what they want. Or in this case, who they want.They were said to be highly interested in signing veteran power forward David West, who was chasing an NBA title.But instead of picking the Cavaliers, West has decided to play for the Spurs. He will play for the veteran's minimum of $1.
Plain Dealer 7 hours ago

NBA free agency 2015 day six: Follow the latest news and rumors on Tristan Thompson, David West and more

Day 6 of NBA free agency is underway and there's still value to be found. Indiana's David West was the hot name before agreeing to a deal with the San Antonio Spurs.
Plain Dealer 7 hours ago
David West turns down Cleveland Cavaliers, agrees to deal with San Antonio Spurs

David West turns down Cleveland Cavaliers, agrees to deal with San Antonio Spurs

The Cleveland Cavaliers' pursuit of David West has come up short as the free agent power forward reportedly agreed to terms with the San Antonio Spurs Monday evening.
Pounding The Rock 7 hours ago

David West will join the Spurs for the veteran's minimum

The Spurs' bench is beginning to take shape. David West will join the Spurs for the veteran's minimum, reports David Aldridge. West opted out of the final year of a contract that would have paid him over $12 million to join a contender. The Spurs were rumored to be near the top of his list but the Cavaliers and Wizards were in the mix for his services. With Manu Ginobili returning and signing for the room exception, San Antonio only had the minimum to offer. It seems the allure of playing next to Tim Duncan and LaMarcus Aldridge was enough to convince West to leave $11 million on the...

West to sign with Spurs for vet minimum

Indiana Pacers power forward David West, a two-time All-Star with career averages of 15.5 points per game and 7.2 rebounds per game, is the latest free agent to sign on with the Spurs. West, who will turn 35 in August, opted out of a contract in Indiana that was to pay him $12 million, saying […]
CSN Washington 8 hours ago

Wizards free-agent target David West signs elsewhere

The Wizards were reportedly taking a look at free agent David West, but he has chosen to sign with a championship contender in the West.
Hot Hot Hoops 8 hours ago

Heat making a pitch for David West

David West opted out of his contract with the Indiana Pacers, and now the Miami Heat are linked to interest with him. David West decided not to opt-in to his $12+ million contract with the Indiana Pacers because he didn't think they would be contenders. West wants to spend his final years playing for a championship, something he has never done. Although the Spurs, Cavaliers, and Wizards have had interest with him, now the Miami Heat are looking to get in the game. Dan LeBatard first reported some interest, and now Barry Jackson of the Miami Herald is confirming the Heat's part in this,...
Plain Dealer Jul 5, 2015

LeBron James isn't available to help the Cavaliers chase David West, and the reason is Tristan Thompson

LeBron James can't -- or won't -- help the Cavaliers land David West because he too is a free agent. Do the Cavs really want West, though?
Chronicle-Telegram Jul 5, 2015

Cavaliers working out details with Tristan Thompson, also reportedly interested in David West

Three days after their massive spending spree in free agency, all remained quiet Saturday for the Cavaliers. Behind the scenes, though, Cleveland is continuing to stir the pot at power forward. Restricted free agent Tristan Thompson, who agreed in principle to a five-year, $80 million contract, has yet to finalize the deal. Agent Rich Paul Read More... The post Cavaliers working out details with Tristan Thompson, also reportedly interested in David West appeared first on Chronicle-Telegram. Click here to read this story on The Chronicle-Telegram.Content copyright The Chronicle-Telegram. Your...
Akron Beacon Journal Jul 4, 2015
Cavs interested in free agent forward David West

Cavs interested in free agent forward David West

David West turned down $12 million from the Indiana Pacers to play for a contender. The Cavs might just be that team. The Cavaliers are interested in the free agent forward, a league source confirmed. The interest appears mutual, although USA Today reported the San Antonio Spurs and Golden State Warriors are also high on West’s list. The Spurs are still in pursuit of West even after landing LaMarcus Aldridge on Saturday. West, who turns 35 next month, averaged 11.7 points and 6.8 rebounds last season for the Pacers. He declined a player option worth $12.2 million for next season because he...
News-Herald Jul 4, 2015
Bob Finnan: Cleveland Cavaliers-David West rumors don't add up

Bob Finnan: Cleveland Cavaliers-David West rumors don't add up

It made for a great rumor.However, something about the speculation of David West signing with the Cavaliers doesn't add up.It started when the Indianapolis Star reported July 4 that the Cavs have a "huge interest" in West.Assuming they come to an agreement with Tristan Thompson, the Cavs are well-fortified at power forward and center.
Bullets Forever Jul 4, 2015

The Cavaliers are also interested in David West

West will get paid less money by whatever team he plays for. But is he willing to take a potentially very small role in 2015-16 for the Wine and Gold? The David West Sweepstakes is now one of the hotter topics in NBA Free Agency. Earlier this week, the Wizards and Spurs were competing for his services. But now, it looks like the Cleveland Cavaliers are also in the mix and may even be the team that West is leaning towards. According to Yahoo! Sports' Adrian Wojnarowski: Sources: Cleveland hasn't only worked itself into contention for David West, Cavs took slight lead on Spurs. Pop isn't...
Bullets Forever Jul 4, 2015

David West deciding on whether to play for the Wizards, Spurs, or Cavs in 2015-16

The two-time All-Star power forward has shown interest in playing for the Washington Wizards in the 2015-16 season according to reports. David West, who last played for the Indiana Pacers, is looking for a chance to play for a team with legitimate NBA championship aspirations. According to ESPN's Marc Stein, West is interested in playing for one of two teams in the 2015-16 season. According to ESPN's Marc Stein, one of those teams just happens to be the Wizards: ESPN sources say David West is most likely to wind up with one of two teams after leaving Indiana: San Antonio or...

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