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According to multiple reports, the Nets have "serious" interest in trading for Smith
Our Nets trade speculation juices started flowing last week when a possible Kris Humphries-for-Ben Gordon swap between Brooklyn and the Bobcats was mentioned. Now, they are heating up with the recent reports that Billy King is inquiring with the Atlanta Hawks as to work on a deal that would send Josh Smith to the Nets. Chris Broussard, the author of the piece infamous for his excessive non-crediting of sources, even goes as far to say that the Nets "covet" Smith, a great talent who would unfortunately come at a high price, somewhere in the neighborhood of Kris Humphries, MarShon Brooks, and a maybe a first-round pick as well.
In addition to just Smith, Paul Millsap of the Utah Jazz has also been linked to the Nets, as noted in an article from the Daily News which holds skepticism on Brooklyn's chances of getting Smith and/or Gordon. Mitch Lawrence, wri...
BEST OF MAXIM
Add the San Antonio Spurs to the long, long list of teams interested in acquiring Atlanta Hawks forward Josh Smith.
Yahoo Sports reported:
"The Spurs are among the teams with interest in Hawks forward Josh Smith,
a source told Yahoo! Sports. Keep in mind, Hawks general manager Danny
Ferry was previously with the Spurs."
This was the meat of the rumor tucked into...
The Josh Smith trade derby could include the Dallas Mavericks. CBS Sports' Ken Berger reported that the Mavs have had internal discussions about acquiring the Atlanta Hawks' star forward. However, Berger wasn't sure if the Hawks and Mavs have discussed a deal.
With Mark Cuban saying the "Bank of Cuban" is open, it's logical that the Mavs would be mentioned...
While the Brooklyn Nets are reported to be in hot pursuit of Hawks’ Josh Smith, it is being reported that the San Antonio Spurs are also among the mix of teams interested.
According to Yahoo! Sports:
The Spurs are among the teams with interest in Hawks forward Josh Smith, a source told Yahoo! Sports. Keep in mind, Hawks general manager Danny Ferry was previously with the Spurs.
ATLANTA Over the next nine days, you'll be inundated with a slew of rumor-based pieces speculating on the trade status of Hawks forward Josh Smith, who'll be an unrestricted free agent at season's end.
This isn't one of 'em.
Instead, we'll operate under the highly plausible scenario that Smith remains with Atlanta past Feb. 21 (NBA trade deadline) and...
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) -- The Atlanta Hawks have had trouble at times playing consistently against struggling teams.
They chose a great time to jettison a bad habit.
Josh Smith had 30 points and 10 rebounds and Al Horford added 26 points and 12 rebounds as the Hawks blew past the Orlando Magic 108-76 on Wednesday night.
The Hawks led by as many as 38 points and decimated the Magic...
Josh Smith activated full-troll-mode in Dallas, where he drained a career-high four three-pointers (on just five tries) as the Hawks defeated the Mavericks 105-101. Needless to say, he also did some really stupid ****; even his made three-pointers were actually stupid ****, but they happened to not be airballs somehow. Smith didn’t do nearly as much stupid **** as the Mavericks...
Utah Jazz forward Paul Millsap is drawing interest from the Brooklyn Nets.
ESPN New York (citing the New York Daily News) reports that the Nets want Millsap as their starting power forward. No word on who Brooklyn is offering, but the franchise has been trying to unload Kris Humphries and MarShon Brooks.
The Nets have been mentioned as a possible destination for Josh Smith...
ATLANTA With a 108-76 thumping of Orlando on Wednesday, the Atlanta Hawks head into the NBA All-Star Break with a bit of momentum and at least one major unanswered question.
At 29-22 and in sixth place in the Eastern Conference, the Hawks have won three out of four but sit only two games behind Indiana for third place, as the NBA trading deadline looms on Feb. 21. With 31 games...
The Brooklyn Nets are currently the fifth seed in the East and capped out for the foreseeable future, because of over 300 million dollars committed in the off-season. This involved adding or keeping, Deron Williams, Joe Johnson, Brook Lopez, Kris Humphries, Gerald Wallace and other minor players. However, word is that they are going hard after Atlanta Hawks’ star forward, Josh...
FOX Sports South: The Hawks knew that the situation with Josh Smith, who will become a free agent this summer, was going to come to a head at some point. How do you think theyve dealt the trade rumors?
I think theyve dealt with it as well as you possibly can.
They made their presentation to Smith before the season started. One thing we did not hear about on a week-to-week basis...
The Brooklyn Nets have been very active in trade discussions as the deadline approaches, most recently being linked to Bobcats guard Ben Gordon and Hawks’ Josh Smith. The Daily News reported Tuesday that the Nets, who are reportedly trying to land a big man before the deadline, are now “focusing” on Jazz power forward, Paul Millsap.
According to Mitch Lawrence, New York Daily...