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Rufus on Fire Jul 7, 2016

What we learned from Sessions and Hibbert's introductory press conference

Thursday was the first day we were able to hear from general manager Rich Cho and new signings Ramon Session and Roy Hibbert. Here's what we took away from it. Thursday was the first day that NBA moves could be finalized, so new acquisitions Roy Hibbert and Ramon Sessions, along with general manager Rich Cho, were presented to the Charlotte media to answer questions. Here's what we learned. 1. The Hornets accomplished their number one and two priorities in free agency Charlotte made it well-known that their main goal for this offseason was re-signing Nicolas Batum, which the team...
Rufus on Fire Jul 5, 2016

Michael Jordan welcomes Roy Hibbert to the Charlotte Hornets with new shoes

MJ didn't waste time welcoming the Hornets' new signing to his team. We identified the gifts for you, too. Charlotte Hornets owner Michael Jordan wasted no time welcoming Roy Hibbert to his team yesterday. The 7'2" big man posted the following photo on Twitter shortly after reports surfaced that he'd agreed to a one-year, $5 million deal with the Hornets: Today's a good day. pic.twitter.com/vevT3UIS0c — Roy Hibbert (@Roy_Meets_World) July 5, 2016 That is a lot of Jordans. I asked our resident sneaker expert, David B. Walker, to help us identify the kicks Hibbert received. He sent me...
Blazersedge Jul 4, 2016

NBA Free Agency News, July 4th-5th: Roy Hibbert Signs

We round up free agency news from Monday night and Tuesday morning. As NBA free agency negotiation week rolls on, yet another center has found a home. Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical reports the following: Free agent center Roy Hibbert is finalizing a deal with the Charlotte Hornets, league sources tell @TheVertical. — Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojVerticalNBA) July 4, 2016 Sources: Charlotte, Roy Hibbert agreement: One-year, $5M. — Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojVerticalNBA) July 5, 2016 We'll update this post with further news as it rolls out.
At The Hive Jul 4, 2016

Roy Hibbert agrees to one-year, $5 million deal with Charlotte Hornets

The Hornets are almost done for the summer after signing the 7'2" big man. The Charlotte Hornets and Roy Hibbert have agreed to a one-year, $5 million deal, according to the Vertical's Adrian Wojnarowski. Hibbert averaged 5.9 points, 4.9 rebounds, and 1.4 blocks in 23.2 minutes per game for the Los Angeles Lakers last season. Sources: Charlotte, Roy Hibbert agreement: One-year, $5M. — Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojVerticalNBA) July 5, 2016 Hibbert's had a tough go since the 2013-14 season, when his rebounding averages unexpectedly dropped from 8.3 boards per game to 6.6 along with...

Lakers Free Agency Rumors: Roy Hibbert one of the top candidates to sign with Hornets

The big man appears headed for the exit. Of the Los Angeles Lakers first four moves of free agency, two of them were to sign centers. In addition to re-signing Jordan Clarkson and signing Luol Deng, the front office moved quickly to bring former Cleveland Cavaliers center Timofey Mozgov in on a four-year, $64 million deal as well as re-signing backup center Tarik Black. In case those moves didn’t make it clear that the exit of last year’s starter, Roy Hibbert, was imminent, Adrian Wojnarowski of the Vertical reports the seven-footer is (along with Zaza Pachulia) at the top of the...

Jodie Meeks ready for fresh start in Orlando

After his trade to the Magic, Jodie Meeks is looking forward to a fresh start. In today's NBA, you can't have too much shooting. After being middle of the pack last year shooting the ball, the Orlando Magic went out and addressed their need for more shooting, acquiring sharpshooter Jodie Meeks from the Detroit Pistons for a conditional second round pick. Meeks, 28, played in just 63 of a possible 168 games the last two seasons, including just three this past season due to a broke foot. Despite that, the former Kentucky Wildcat said he's ready to get back to work, continuing to work his way...

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