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The Chicago Bulls continue to insist they're fine as is, not that they'd mind a little help. To that end, Richard Hamilton could be the man. The veteran guard is widely expected to sign with Chicago once his buyout with Detroit is finalized and join MVP Derrick Rose in the backcourt. He would have to clear waivers and pass a physical, but the Bulls appear to be a fit.
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The Detroit Pistons have decided to part ways with Richard Hamilton.
A person familiar with the situation told The Associated Press on Friday that terms of a buyout were still being negotiated. The person spoke on condition of anonymity because the team had not made an announcement.
The 33-year-old Hamilton spent the last nine seasons with the Pistons, leading them to the 2004...
The Detroit Pistons waived veteran guard Richard Hamilton on Monday.
Hamilton played nine seasons with the club, helping the Pistons to the NBA title in 2004 and an additional appearance in the Finals in 2005.
"We thank Richard Hamilton for his time here with the Pistons organization," Detroit president of basketball operations Joe Dumars said. "Rip was a champion...
The Detroit Free Press is reporting that the Detroit Pistons plan to waive longtime guard, Rip Hamilton and his $20 million remaining contract, effectively buying him out and making him available to sign with other teams.
According to the Detroit Free Press, Rip Hamilton will be bought out by the Pistons: “Source: Rip Hamilton has been waived by the Pistons. Will be bought out. Not an amnesty transaction.”
The new Amnesty Clause in the NBA labor agreement update claimed it’s first ever victim today. Gilbert Arenas of the Orlando Magic. Yes, “Hibachi,” “Agent 0,” or as I call him “shooty mcshootington” or “gunsy mcgunsington” walks away from the Magic with a cool $60+ million; without having to do a thing.
The Magic get to take his albatross of a contract off their...
The Chicago Bulls remain poised to sign veteran shooting guard Richard Hamilton once his buyout from the Detroit Pistons becomes official.
The Bulls are targeting Richard Hamilton, who was bought out by the Pistons.
"We thank Richard Hamilton for his time here with the Pistons organization," Dumars said in a released statement.
Monday's NBA news briefs: The Detroit Pistons have waived Richard Hamilton.
Detroit Pistons President of Basketball Operations Joe Dumars announced today that the team has waived guard Richard Hamilton. He had two years left on his contract, which was bought out by the team.
It’s been widely reported that Hamilton will now likely sign with the Chicago Bulls.
“We thank Richard Hamilton for his time here with the [...]
The Detroit Pistons have waived Richard Hamilton.
Detroit Pistons President of Basketball Operations Joe Dumars announced today that the team has waived guard Richard Hamilton.
The Chicago Bulls plan to pursue Rip Hamilton when he is bought out by the Detroit Pistons, according to a source familiar with the situation, and Derrick Rose said Hamilton would be a good fit.