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Queen City Hoops Jul 2, 2016

Marvin Williams Signs Four-Year, $54 Million Extension With Charlotte

Marvin Williams is back in the fold, signing a four-year, $54 million deal to return to Charlotte. The deal includes a player option for the fourth season. The contract is under market value, with Williams taking a discount to remain with the team. The Brooklyn Nets reportedly offered a deal averaging $15 million a year but, like Nicolas Batum, Marvin took less […]

Report: Marvin Williams returns to Hornets on four-year, $54 million deal

The veteran forward turned down bigger offers to stay in Charlotte.
Blazersedge Jul 2, 2016

Ryan Anderson, Marvin Williams, and Others Agree to Deals

Two prized free agent forwards will sport shiny new contracts. A couple of higher-profile NBA power forwards agreed to new contracts this afternoon as the free agency negotiation period marches on. Ryan Anderson, formerly of the New Orleans Pelicans, will ply his trade with the Houston Rockets. Free agent Ryan Anderson plans to sign a four-year, $80M deal with the Houston Rockets, league sources tell @TheVertical. — Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojVerticalNBA) July 2, 2016 And in a development sure to turn heads among all teams who signed lesser free agents to more expensive deals, Marvin...
Rufus on Fire Jul 2, 2016

Charlotte Hornets re-sign Marvin Williams, 4-years $54.5 million

The Charlotte Hornets have re-signed their favorite stretch four to a huge deal. Marvin Williams is officially back with the Charlotte Hornets. After rumors all day that the Minnesota Timberwolves or Brooklyn Nets could be in the mix for the stretch four it looks like he'll be back in Charlotte on a pretty big deal. Marvin Williams has agreed to a four-year, $54.5M deal to return to the Charlotte Hornets, league sources tell @TheVertical. — Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojVerticalNBA) July 2, 2016 Williams may have been rumored to be involved with other teams, but there was never a feeling that...
Blazersedge Jul 2, 2016

Blazers Reportedly Preparing “Large Offer” For Pau Gasol

The Pau Gasol news keeps coming, as the Blazers are now reportedly interested in making a big offer. Alex Kennedy, Managing Editor or Basketball-Insiders, reports on Twitter that the Blazers are preparing to make a "big offer" for the services of soon-to-be 36-year-old free agent Pau Gasol. This will be his 17th season in the NBA, and he was a member of the All-Star team in February. He is reportedly also being pursued by the San Antonio Spurs and the Minnesota Timberwolves. Another team in the Pau Gasol sweepstakes: The Portland Trail Blazers are pursuing Pau Gasol and sources say...
Blazersedge Jul 2, 2016

Could Picking Up Millsap or Vucevic Save Portland's Summer?

The Trail Blazers couldn't get Hassan Whiteside or Chandler Parsons in free agency. Would scooping up an Atlanta forward turn around their fortunes? The beginning of the NBA free agency period has been filled with frustration for Portland Trail Blazers fans. With the Blazers needing help in the frontcourt, Hassan Whiteside became a popular target for big dreamers. Some accounts said the Blazers had a meeting scheduled with him but he ended up opting for the Miami Heat without a word from Portland. Dwight Howard became a hot topic of discussion in June but he swept the Blazers off the...
Blazersedge Jul 2, 2016

Report: Orlando Magic To Sign Bismack Biyombo

Free agent center Bismack Biyombo is now off the market and heading to the Orlando Magic, according to AP reporter Jon Krawczynski. UPDATE (12:48 PM): Biyombo's contract is worth $72 million, according to The Vertical's Adrian Wojnarowski: Four-year, $72M on Bismack Biyombo's Magic agreement @APkrawczynski reported on. Masai Ujiri loved Biz, but didn't value him that way. — Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojVerticalNBA) July 2, 2016 Free agent center Bismack Biyombo has signed a 4-year deal with the Orlando Magic, according to the AP: AP Source: The Orlando Magic have agreed to terms on a...
NetsDaily Jul 2, 2016

Woj: Brooklyn Nets in pursuit of Marvin Williams

Adrian Wojnarowski reports that the Nets and Hornets are both pursuing Charlotte free agent Marvin Williams, the 30-year-old power forward. Sources: So far, the delay in getting Marvin Williams' deal complete with Charlotte: The Brooklyn Nets' pursuit of the free agent forward. — Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojVerticalNBA) July 2, 2016 Mike Mazzeo tweeted that he had heard the same thing... Brooklyn is indeed interested in Charlotte free agent F Marvin Williams, as @WojVerticalNBA earlier reported. https://t.co/9vHfhCAqQ9 — Mike Mazzeo (@MazzESPN) July 2, 2016 According to an earlier...
Canis Hoopus Jul 2, 2016

NBA Free Agency: Timberwolves in on Marvin Williams?

The Wolves might be engaged in trying to sign Hornets forward Marvin Williams. What do we think? So far the Wolves have been very quiet in free agency--apparently making a lot of calls, but not making competitive offers as players are agreeing to big deals around the league. One guy they might be working on is Charlotte Hornets forward Marvin Williams, according to a Charlotte reporter: The @hornets are working at signing Marvin Williams. Lots of other suitors out there. Minnesota could be a factor, I've heard. — Rick Bonnell (@rick_bonnell) July 2, 2016 It's probably a long shot,...
Rufus on Fire Jul 1, 2016

Charlotte Hornets looking to sign Marvin Williams ASAP

According to Marc Stein of ESPN, the Hornets are not going to let another key free agent escape their grasp. The Charlotte Hornets signed Marvin Williams two years ago to provide a solid stretch four, and some even better perimeter defense. After an incredible season in a great playoff run, the Hornets saw the value Williams can bring when he's playing his best. Now that the Hornets have re-signed Nicolas Batum they will be looking to get a deal done with Williams ASAP. Now that the Hornets have retained Nicolas Batum, league sources say Charlotte is actively working to seal a deal with...

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