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Despite a report saying free agent Kyle Korver to the Brooklyn Nets was “in the bag,” and a social media recruit from former teammate Deron Williams, the sharpshooting swingman will reportedly not be heading to Brooklyn.
According to Chris Broussard of ESPN, the Nets simply don’t have the money. The most they can offer is around 3-years, $10 million – and Korver’s “big list” market seems to be double that. Marc Stein, also of ESPN, reports the Bucks have thrown a 3-year, $20 million offer at Korver.
Korver averaged 10.9 points, 2 assists, 4 rebounds, shot 46% from the field and 45.7% from downtown last season with the Hawks
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If there was ever a question that great shooters will have a significant place in Danny Ferry's plan for the Atlanta Hawks, the reported re-signing of guard Kyle Korver should answer it.
Although the deal can not be finalized until July 10, a date which signifies the end of the NBA's moratorium on trades and free-agent signings, Korver is believed to have a four-year, 24...
With all the speculation of Kyle Korver leaving for Brooklyn or maybe even Milwaukee, the nine-year veteran decided to stay put and play for the Atlanta Hawks. Korver is set to make $24 million over the next 4 seasons with the Atlanta Hawks.
Brooklyn was first to offer Kyle a contract but were limited to only given him a three-year deal worth $10 million...
A person with knowledge of the deal says the Atlanta Hawks have reached an agreement to re-sign guard-forward Kyle Korver to a multiyear deal.
The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because the deal has not been officially announced.
Korver averaged 10.9 points per game and ranked second in the NBA by making 45.7 percent of his 3-point shots. Korver...
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It was reported a couple of days ago that Kyle Korver going to the Brooklyn Nets was “In The Bag” according to CBS Sports. But now it turns out that Korver to the Nets isn’t just not in the bag; it isn’t happening at all. Chris Broussard of ESPN is reporting that the Nets have pulled out of the running for Kyle Korver, and that it is an issue of...
According to Marc Stein of ESPN, the Milwaukee Bucks have made a three-year, $20 million offer to free agent Kyle Korver. Why do Nets now believe they no shot at sharpshooter Kyle Korver? Word is Bucks, for one, offering Korver three-year deal worth $20 million. Korver was rumored to be a top target for the Brooklyn Nets and [...]The post Report: Milwaukee Bucks make three-year...
Kyle Korver has decided to re-sign with the Atlanta Hawks on a four-year, $24 million contract.
Korver was initially linked to the Brooklyn Nets, but the market escalated beyond what the team could afford to pay based on salary cap restraints.
The Milwaukee Bucks and San Antonio Spurs had also been interested in signing Korver.
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Kidd and the Nets will be participating in the Orlando Summer League, as the Nets will take on the Pistons.
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The 6-foot-11 forward-center has agreed to a multiyear deal with the Nets, his agent says Monday. Blatche appeared in all 82 games last season, his first with the team, averaging 10.3 points.
Blatche will provide minutes behind All-Star center Brook Lopez and Kevin Garnett, who will...
Brooklyn Nets rookie head coach Jason Kidd needed some assistant coaches with NBA experience and the ability to help wade Kidd through what should be a rough rookie coaching campaign.
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The Brooklyn Nets are going to pay a price for chasing and trying to buy a championship. ESPN New York is reporting that the Nets and owner Mikhail Prokhorov will pay $80 million in luxury taxes next season.
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ESPN New York is reporting that Prokhorov will pay approximately $80 million in luxury taxes next season, bringing their payroll to around $100 million.
The majority of the payroll comes from the “Big Five” that Brooklyn has assembled...
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