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Andre Iguodala has agreed to sign with the Golden State Warriors on a 4-year deal worth $48 million, according to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports. The contract agreement was made possible by trading Richard Jefferson ($11M) and Andris Biedrins ($9M) to Utah.
“It’s a great opportunity. I’m trying to win a championship,” Iguodala told David Aldridge shortly after the deal was announced. The small-forward also confirmed the news on Twitter, sending out a tweet to new teammate, Steph Curry.
Yo @StephenCurry30 LETS GET IT!!!!
— Andre Iguodala (@andre) July 5, 2013
After playing in Philadelphia for 8 seasons, Iguodala spent last year with the Nuggets where he averaged 13 points, 5.3 rebounds and 5.4 assists a game.
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Iguodala’s Contract: 4 years, 48 million
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The Warriors made a major splash on Friday by signing free agent swingman Andre Iguodala to a four-year contract. Here are the details.
Two people with knowledge of the situation say the Golden State Warriors and free agent Andre Iguodala have reached an agreement on a $48 million, four-year deal.
The people spoke on condition of anonymity to The Associated Press on Friday because NBA rules prevent confirmation of moves until July 10. One said the Warriors cleared more than $24 million in salary cap space by sending...
A recent report by Ken Berger of CBSSports indicates that Golden State Warriors attempts of trading the expiring contracts of Andrew Bogut, Andris Biedrins, and Richard Jefferson to clear cap space may not be in the sole purpose of snagging Dwight Howard, but in luring Andre Iguodala to the bay as a backup plan. If Howard [...]The post Golden State Warriors are interested in Denver...
According to Yahoo! Sports, Andre Iguodala has reached agreement on a four-year, $48 million contract with the Golden State Warriors. This drops the Warriors out of the Dwight Howard sweepstakes, but who cares. Solid move for the young team with massive upside.
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Andre Iguodala is now a member of the Golden State Warriors
The Golden State Warriors did end up signing a big piece to their team today, but just not the piece everyone may have expected. Andre Iguodala, not Dwight Howard signed with the Warriors after Golden State cleared out the expiring contracts of Andris Biedrins, Richard Jefferson and Brandon Rush in a trade with the Utah...
The Golden State Warriors have reached agreement with Andre Iguodala on a four-year, $48 million contract.
Iguodala spent one season with the Denver Nuggets.
Straight cash homie, but what does this mean for Dwight Howard? It appears to mean that they are out of running.
Andre Igoudala has reached agreement with Golden State on a four year, $48 million deal with the Warriors, league source tells Y! Sports.
— Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojYahooNBA) July 5, 2013
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Today, two great and good things happened for the Golden State Warriors.First, they "lost" in the Dwight Howard sweepstakes.Second, they acquired Andre Iguodala.Let's get into each in turn.Howard, on paper, looks like a great fit for the Warriors. He was the most dynamic shot blocker available, not yet old, someone who has been to the...
The Golden State Warriors accomplished a huge portion of their salary dump Friday by trading Andris Biedrins, Richard Jefferson and Brandon Rush to the Utah Jazz.
Then, using up some of their new found cap space, they agreed to terms with Andre Iguodala on a 4-year, $48 million contract.
Andre Igoudala has reached agreement with Golden State on a four year, $48 million deal with...
Dwight Howard might not be a realistic prize right now with the reports circulating that he is likely heading to the Houston Rockets, but still the Golden State Warriors make a major move by dumping salary in a trade with the Utah Jazz to create the cap space to sign free agent Andre Iguodala. Here is a breakdown of how the moves played out and why it tremendously benefits the...
The Golden State Warriors are still ready to engage the Los Angeles Lakers in sign-and-trade discussions, according to sources.
The Warriors acquired Andre Iguodala on Friday after they cleared cap space in a deal with the Utah Jazz.
The Warriors would build any deal for Howard around the expiring contract of Andrew Bogut and either Harrison Barnes or Klay Thompson.
If the Warriors...
OK, a lot to cover, so take a deep breath before we get started.
First, the Warriors finally unloaded Andris Biedrins and Richard Jefferson’s horrendous contracts on another team. It had been reported in the past 24 hours that the Warriors were planning to do just that in the hopes of improving the chances they land Dwight Howard (more on this in a bit). The Jazz are the poor...
The Golden State Warriors were busy this week trying to win the Dwight Howard sweepstakes, but Howard wasn’t the only marquee free agent they were convincing to come to the Bay Area.
The Warriors have signed Andre Iguodala to a four-year, $48 million contract, according to Yahoo! Sports.
In order to clear cap space for Iguodala and a continued run at Howard, the Warriors have...
It's confirmed: Dwight Howard will go with the Houston Rockets when the July 10 moratorium ends. @sam_amick was first with the info.
— David Aldridge (@daldridgetnt) July 5, 2013
Andre Iguodala has agreed to sign with the Golden State Warriors, per reports. That doesn't rule them out of the Dwight Howard sweepstakes.
— Alex Kennedy (@AlexKennedyNBA) July 5, 2013