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After just signing Nene to a five-year-$67 million contract extension in December, the Denver Nuggets have agreed to trade him to the Washington Wizards. In a three-team trade that netted the Nuggets big man, JaVale McGee and Ronny Turiaf. The Clippers were the third team and only involved because they were a team guard Nick Young, whose from LA, would forgo his “Bird [...]
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The Washington Wizards, Denver Nuggets and Los Angeles Clippers have completed a three-team trade. The Wizards will acquire Nene, the Nuggets will acquire JaVale McGee and the Clippers will acquire Nick Young in a swap I never saw coming.
It’s apparent that the Nuggets haven’t been happy with Nene’s production after giving him the big deal during the off-season. JaVale McGee...
DENVER (AP) - A person with knowledge of the trade says the Nuggets are sending Nene to the Wizards in a three-team deal, with Washington sending JaVale McGee and Ronny Turiaf to Denver and Nick Young to the Los Angeles Clippers.
The person told The Associated Press on Thursday that Washington also picked up forward Brian Cook. The person spoke on the condition of anonymity because...
TRADE-SANITY!!! I had a little birdie tell me Wednesday night, Nene was going to be traded, but I never thought it would be to the Washington Wizards. Furthermore, it was in exchange for JaVale McGee, Ronnie Turiaf to Denver and it sent Nick Young to the Clippers. While, I was taken aback at first, this [...]
The Washington Wizards have been the laughing stock of the league for the last couple of seasons. Maturity and team ball were two of the biggest problem areas for the team over the course of their struggles. Thursday, the Wizards took a great leap forward by shipping JaVale McGee off to Denver in exchange for Nene. Sure, they had to give up one of their top scorers in Nick Young...
WAIT, WHAT?? Apparently JaVale thinks he is the bee’s knees, but this really did happen: In addition to his on-court struggles, it appears that Wizards center JaVale McGee is a bit delusional. Sources say he has informed the Wizards that he will be looking for a contract averaging around $14 million when he becomes a [...]
Former Denver Nuggets center, Nene, has been traded to the Washington Wizards in a three team deal with the Nuggets, Wizards and Clippers. The Nuggets, who signed Nene to a 5 year, $67 million contract last December, have sent him away for centers JaVale McGee and Rony Turiaf. The Clippers agreed to send Brian Cook and a second round pick to the Wizards in exchange for shooting...
Javale McGee informed the Wizards that he will be seeking a contract this offseason that pays him an annual average of approximately $14 million.
Former San Antonio Spurs guard Roger Mason Jr. played two years in San Antonio, resuscitating a career that landed him everywhere from Washington to Chicago to Toronto to Jerusalem.After acquiring Mason in what many called a free agent steal before the 2008-09 season, the Spurs gave Mason the biggest role he had ever had and a 10 minute playing time increase, something Mason says...
It seems that almost every other day, Washington Wizards center JaVale McGee does something that you haven't seen before.During last night's game against the Dallas Mavericks, McGee missed an alley-oop dunk from John Wall and proceeded to run into Mavericks center Brendan Haywood in transition: (Courtesy of DC Sports Bog)
Center Nene will not be available when the Washington Wizards face the Atlanta Hawks on Friday.
Nene was acquired from the Denver Nuggets on Thursday in a three-way trade involving the Los Angeles Clippers.
The veteran center, who has appeared in only 28 games this season, still must pass a physical.
The 29-year-old Nene, who signed a five-year contract in the offseason, was averaging...
LTSB keeps you covered on the latest transactions leading up to the 2012 NBA trade deadline. The Los Angeles Clippers acquired Nick Young, the Washington Wizards received Nene Hilario, and the Denver Nuggets landed JaVale McGee in three-team trade. The Los Angeles Lakers sent Derek Fisher to the Houston Rockets for Jordan [...]