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The Miami Heat are looking to add another big man. Marcus Camby is a strong possibility.
Sources said Camby, who cleared waivers Sunday after having his contract bought out last week by Toronto, has narrowed his choices as a free agent to the Heat, Houston Rockets and Chicago Bulls. He will decide on a team in the next few days.
The 6-foot-11 Camby was courted by the Heat last summer as a free agent. However, he ended up signing a three-year, 13.2 million deal with New York.
The Knicks traded Camby earlier this month to Toronto in a deal in which big man Andrea Bargnani went to New York. The Raptors then bought out Camby's contract.
The Heat are interested in signing Camby to a minimum contract, which would be worth 1.4 million for next season. Camby turns 40 next March. If forward Juwan Howard, who finished last season with Miami at 40, doesn't play, Camby next season would be the NBA's second-oldest player after Los Angeles Lakers guard Steve Nash. Nash turns 40 in...
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The Houston Rockets are a "leading contender" to land center Marcus Camby according to his agent Rick Kaplan if he becomes a free agent on Sunday, which is expected.
The Toronto Raptors, who acquired Camby in a trade with the New York Knicks last week, bought out the remaining $7.5 million on his contract and placed him on waivers on Friday.
"If Marcus becomes a...
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A representative for Dwyane Wade has reached out to JocksandStilettoJill.com to bring some clarity to the the ex-Mrs. Wade’s claims that Dwyane hasn’t been following through on his financial obligations for their divorce case. Through his attorney, Jim Pritikin, DWade maintains that not only has he provided for Siohvaughn throughout this process, they actually reached a settlement...
Mike Miller seems to be commanding quite a bit of interest these days.
According to ESPN.com, Denver is making a play for the free agent. Citing sources "close to the process," the site says that the Nuggets have joined Oklahoma City and Memphis in pursuing the 33-year-old, who was released from the Miami Heat in an amnesty move earlier in the week.
The report says that...
Dwyane Wade's attorney says the Miami Heat guard has finally reached a financial settlement with his ex-wife, ending their divorce saga.
Attorney James Pritikin says Wade ''provided a very generous settlement'' to ex-wife Siohvaughn Funches. Wade filed for divorce in 2007, and it was granted in 2010. He was awarded sole custody of his two sons in 2011.
In response to Dwyane Wade’s ex-wife’s recent shenanigans on a Chicago sidewalk last week claiming to have nowhere to live, the Heat star’s attorney released a statement to the contrary, asserting she is paid $25K a month and calling her actions “a mockery of homelessness.”
According to the Miami Herald:
Despite false allegations by Ms. Funches claiming to be “homeless”...
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Mike Miller has cleared waivers after being amnestied by the Heat and now he is an unrestricted free agent. According to Ken Berger of CBS:
Mike Miller, who cleared amnesty waivers and is a free agent, is telling friends he’s likely to sign with OKC, league source says.
Given the fact that he’s had injury issues and didn’t average above 5 points per...
The Toronto Raptors have signed D.J. Augustin to a one-year deal so he can back up starting point guard Kyle Lowry.
The 25-year-old defensive specialist was drafted out of Texas ninth overall by Charlotte in 2008. In 358 career games with Indiana and Charlotte, Augustin has averaged 9.6 points and 4.0 assists in 24.5 minutes.
His numbers were down in 2012-13 (4.7 points, 2.2 assists...
Jonas Valanciunas had a very strong performance over his four Summer League games, averaging 20 points and 9.3 rebounds.
Valanciunas and the Toronto Raptors decided to end his run after suffering a sprained finger.
"It's not about me, it's about team," Valanciunas said. "Our team, playing together, learning how to play together. It was Quincy [Acy], it was...
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Here is the official statement from Wade’s attorney after Siohvaughn had a meltdown in the middle of a Chicago street.
“Dwyane Wade and his ex-wife Siohvaughn Funches have reached a financial settlement. The agreement was submitted in court last Tuesday, July 16 prior to Ms. Funches’ recent unfounded and erratic public display outside the courthouse...
The Raptors officially announced the signing of veteran point guard D.J. Augustin on Monday.
“Adding a young, experienced point guard to our roster was one of our objectives going into this off-season,” Raptors president and general manager Masai Ujiri said in a release.
“D.J. will provide experience and give us depth in the backcourt.” Augustin, a slender guard played...
In the wake of Dwight Howard’s departure, the Los Angeles Lakers have been looking forward to 2014, when their options could be wide with a deep free-agent class and perhaps as much as $50 million in salary-cap room.
But there could be another huge player in free agency next summer, another destination team with a championship pedigree: The Miami Heat.
That may be hard to fathom...