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The Toronto Raptors signed free-agent veteran guard Anthony Carter to a contract on Monday.
Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Carter, 36, averaged 4.9 points and 3.9 assists during his 12-year career. He split last season with the Denver Nuggets and New York Knicks.
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The disgruntled point guard had warned teams not to claim him, saying he wanted to choose where played next. The Clippers are hoping the idea of playing with Blake Griffin makes him a happy camper.
Carmelo Anthony hyperextended his left knee during practice Monday and the Knicks say his return is day to day.
Anthony appeared to be hurt when he banged into another player while playing defense. He fell to the court and stayed down for a brief period before walking to the training room.
The Knicks were having a full practice for only the second time after they were short-handed...
The Clippers have won the waiver bidding for former Piston Chauncey Billups, who was waived by the New York Knicks under the NBA's one-time amnesty provision, said two people familiar with the process who were not authorized to speak on the matter. Teams were notified Monday in a memo that the Clippers had the winning bid for Billups.
New York Knickerbockers Senior Vice President, Basketball Operations and Interim General Manager Glen Grunwald announced today that the team has re-signed free agent forward Jared Jeffries. Per team policy, terms of the deal will not disclosed.
Jeffries, 6-11, 235-pounds, posts career averages of 5.1 points, 4.3 rebounds, 1.4 assists and 22.6 minutes in 552 games (331 [...]
The Toronto Raptors announced Monday they have signed free-agent guard Anthony Carter. Per team policy, financial details were not disclosed.
Carter, a veteran of 12 NBA campaigns, split last season between Denver and New York. He has averaged 4.9 points, 3.9 assists and 20.0 minutes in 599 regular season games. He has started 181 contests, recording averages of 5.6 points, 7.3...
Donnie Walsh said in the press conference announcing his departure from the Knicks’ president job that the team’s objective was to build supporting players around Amar’e Stoudemire and Carmelo Anthony. He acknowledged the difficulty of that given the salary constraints of having two stars, but also made it clear that it wasn’t about a third…
The Toronto Raptors signed center Aaron Gray on Sunday.
It seemed too good to be true.
After receiving the amnesty boot to make room for Tyson Chandler, Chauncey Billups voiced his irritation. He threatened retirement if an under-the-cap team he didn’t want to play for claimed him on waivers. Billups even said that that he would “absolutely love” getting a chance to face the New York Knicks in the playoffs, which makes any Heat...
December 11, 2011
The Toronto Raptors announced Sunday they have signed free-agent centre Aaron Gray. Per team policy, financial details were not disclosed.
Gray played for the New Orleans Hornets in the 2010-11 season, averaging 3.1 points, 4.2 rebounds and a career-high 13.0 minutes. He shot .566 (56-99) from the field in his 41 appearances, including six in a starting role....
Chauncey Billups had preferred to become a free agent, which would have allowed him to sign with either the Lakers or Heat.
GREENBURGH, N.Y. (AP) -- Carmelo Anthony hyperextended his left knee during practice Monday and the Knicks say his return is day to day.
The Clippers have claimed 35-year old point guard Chauncey Billups off waivers from the Knicks. Billups played in 72 games (all starts) for the Knicks & Nuggets last year and he averaged 32.1 minutes, 16.8 points, 2.6 rebounds, 5.4 assists and 1.0 steal per game. Billups shot 40.2% from three point range last year and the Clippers could definitely use his long range shooting...