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ClutchPoints Nov 23, 2020
REPORT: Nicolas Batum drawing interest from 6 NBA teams

REPORT: Nicolas Batum drawing interest from 6 NBA teams

Nicolas Batum’s agent, Jeremy Medjana, revealed that the veteran small forward is drawing interest from six NBA teams after getting waived by the Charlotte Hornets. Medjana recently told Basket Session that six playoff teams have contacted him about signing Batum, via Hoops Hype: “Six teams have contacted us and showed interest in Nico: Nets, Warriors, […] The post REPORT: Nicolas Batum drawing interest from 6 NBA teams appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Nov 21, 2020
Hornets waiving and stretching Nicolas Batum to sign Gordon Hayward to $120M deal

Hornets waiving and stretching Nicolas Batum to sign Gordon Hayward to $120M deal

The Charlotte Hornets will be waiving and stretching the final year of Nicolas Batum’s contract in order to create cap space to sign Gordon Hayward, according to Rick Bonnell of The Charlotte Observer. Batum, who signed a five-year, $120 million contract with the Hornets in 2016, will be entering the final season of his contract this […] The post Hornets waiving and stretching Nicolas Batum to sign Gordon Hayward to $120M deal appeared first on ClutchPoints.
At The Hive Nov 17, 2020
NBA transaction window tracker and open thread

NBA transaction window tracker and open thread

Photo by Steven Freeman/NBAE via Here’s a place to keep up with all the big news around the NBA. The NBA transaction window opened on Monday, and it did so with a bang. I’ll update this thread periodically with the newsworthy transactions that occur, particularly if they aren’t Charlotte Hornets-related. Obviously if the Hornets do something big, it’ll get its own post. The only piece of Hornets news so far is that Nicolas Batum opted into the final year of his contract, which was the most obvious opt-in of all time. Elsewhere around the league... The Los Angeles Lakers have...
ClutchPoints Nov 15, 2020
Nicolas Batum returns to Hornets by exercising $27 million player option

Nicolas Batum returns to Hornets by exercising $27 million player option

While most NBA players will be — and have been — declining their respective player options in order to try to make a little extra money ahead of the 2020-21 campaign, Charlotte Hornets swingman Nicolas Batum has elected to do the exact opposite. According to a Sunday evening report from Shams Charania of Stadium and […] The post Nicolas Batum returns to Hornets by exercising $27 million player option appeared first on ClutchPoints.
Swarm and Sting Oct 31, 2020

Charlotte Hornets: The realistic and longshot free agent targets

Heading into free agency, the Charlotte Hornets will have quite a few people that they can target. The Charlotte Hornets should be surprisingly optimistic for a team that extended its playoff drought. The team shed some cap space by waiving Michael Kidd-Gilchrist and Marvin Williams before the trade deadline, leaving Nicolas Batum and Terry Rozier […] Charlotte Hornets: The realistic and longshot free agent targets - Swarm and Sting - Swarm and Sting - A Charlotte Hornets Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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