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Eric Maynor has agreed to a multi-year deal with the Washington Wizards.
Maynor was traded from the Oklahoma City Thunder to the Portland Trail Blazers in February.
The Wizards have been searching for a backup point guard.
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A person with knowledge of the deal says Eric Maynor has agreed to a contract with the Washington Wizards.
Maynor will serve as the backup point guard behind John Wall. Maynor's deal was confirmed a person speaking on condition of anonymity because NBA free agent deals can't be signed or announced until July 10.
Maynor also confirmed the news on his Twitter account, saying...
According to Michael Lee of the Washington Post, point guard Eric Maynor, will sign a multi-year deal with the Washington Wizards.
Maynor did not see much playing time in OKC and was traded mid-season last year to the Portland Trail Blazers where he averaged 6.9 points and 4 assists in 27 games.
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The Portland Trail Blazers have acquired power forward Thomas Robinson from the Houston Rockets in a move that should have fans extremely excited.
On the eve of the Association’s moratorium, the two teams agreed upon a deal that sent future second-round picks and the rights to European prospects to Houston.
Why would the Rockets give up Thomas Robinson...
As the Washington Wizards enter the NBA Summer League with a good amount of young and potential studs in their line up, they’re also looking to keep their core from last season in tact. This is a much different basketball team when they have all their players healthy and on the court at once as [...]
Martell Webster has agreed to a four-year deal to stay with the Washington Wizards.
Webster reached terms with the team Tuesday. The contract can't be signed until July 10 under NBA free agency rules.
Bringing back Webster was a top priority for the Wizards. The eight-year veteran swingman averaged a career-high 11.4 points last season and was a respected locker room leader...
There have been several different reports suggesting that Trail Blazers forward LaMarcus Aldridge wants out of Portland.
One such rumor had Aldridge requesting to be dealt to the Bulls because he would have a chance to contend.
Aldridge had been quiet on the reports until Saturday, when he emailed the Oregonian, and made it clear that he hasn’t demanded a trade.
In an e-mail to...
After adding Otto Porter to the roster in last week’s NBA draft, the Washington Wizards took another step back towards respectability. With a young core of John Wall, Bradley Beal and Porter Washington clearly has a solid young trio to build around. While the team finds itself unable to make a run at any of the big free agents this summer the restricted free agent class of 2014...
Martell Webster will re-sign with the Washington Wizards for the mid-level exception, according to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports. The deal is reportedly for 4-years and worth $22 million.
Webster, an 8-year veteran, was the Wizards No. 1 free agent priority after averaging career highs in points (11.4), 3-point shooting (42.2%), rebounds (3.9) and assists (1.9) last season with the team.
A solid backup point guard is very important to the success of an NBA team. Every team needs a reliable backup point guard to facilitate the offense in short spans of the game when momentum can shift at any moment. They need to be effective at keeping a game close, or conserving a lead. By [...]
Robert Lipsyte began his highly anticipated tenure at ESPN with a column on the network's coverage of the Jason Collins story - specifically the episode of OTL that featured Chris Broussard saying homosexuals live in open rebellion to God.
You can't say the column is timely given these events happened in late April, but Lipsyte does deliver the micro and macro analysis...
The Washington Wizards will seek a backup point guard for John Wall in free agency and reportedly have interest in Eric Maynor who averaged 4.5 ppg and 2.8 apg with the Thunder/Blazers, Beno Udrih, 8.2 ppg and 4.6 apg with Bucks/Magic and John Lucas III, 5.3 ppg and 1.7 apg with the Raptors.
According to the Washington Post:
The Wizards still have four or five roster spots to fill...