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The Sacramento Kings have withdrawn their four-year, $56 million offer to free-agent guard/forward Andre Iguodala, according to Yahoo! Sports and USA Today.
The Kings reportedly wanted an answer by Tuesday night from Iguodala, who wasn't ready to give one, Yahoo! Sports reports.
As a result, Iguodala could re-sign with the Denver Nuggets, who offered him a five-year extension Monday, according to Yahoo! Sports. The Detroit Pistons also have expressed interest in Iguodala .
As for the Kings, USA Today notes they could turn their attention to re-signing guard Tyreke Evans, who is mulling a four-year, $44 million offer from the New Orleans Pelicans.
Iguodala, 29, averaged 13.0 points per game, 5.3 rebounds per game and 5.4 assists per game in 80 games this past season.
It was his first season with the Nuggets after being traded from the Philadelphia 76ers in the four-team swap that sent Dwight Howard from the Orlando Magic to the Los Angeles Lakers. Philadelphia took Iguodala with the ninth overall pick in the 2004 draft.
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The Sacramento Kings reportedly made a big free agent offer to Andre Iguodala, but it sounds like they changed their mind.
Andre Iguodala, another sought after free agent this off-season, has been linked to a myriad of teams, but it seems the Sacramento Kings are making Andre Iguodala an off-season priority via Marc Stein. The Sacramento Kings have made Denver Nuggets swingman Andre Iguodala their free-agent priority, according to sources familiar with Sacramento’s thinking. It remains to [...]The...
The Sacramento Kings could very well let guard Tyreke Evans leave to join the New Orleans Pelicans, and in his place they’re going hard after free agent small forward Andre Iguodala. Late Tuesday night the Kings offered Iguodala a four-year, $56 million deal and are now considered the front-runners for the 29-year-old.
Iguodala has garnered interest from all over the NBA since...
While most of the free agency buzz is swirling around Los Angeles Lakers center Dwight Howard, there is a myriad of free agents that are garnering attention such as Denver Nuggets defensive anchor Andre Iguodala. In fact, he is reportedly meeting with six teams via Marc Spears: He’s expected to speak with the Nuggets, New Orleans [...]The post Report: Denver Nuggets’ Andre Iguodala...
You rarely hear about players being motivated AFTER the start of free agency but that’s what’s happening with Denver Nuggets free agent, Andre Iguodala. Tuesday it was reported that the Sacramento Kings offered Iguodala a four-year, $56 million deal. While Iggy was allegedly taking some time to consider the offer- teams can’t officially sign players until July 10th- it was...
The Sacramento Kings appear to be the favorites to sign free agent Andre Iguodala after reportedly offering the forward a 4-year deal worth $56 million.
After playing in Philadelphia for 8 seasons, Iguodala joined the Nuggets where he averaged 13 points, 5.3 rebounds and 5.4 assists a game last year.
According to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports:
The Sacramento Kings are pursuing...
It seems everything is contingent upon where Dwight Howard decides to sign; he’s the first domino, if you will, before other notable free agents will sign. Take Andre Iguodala, for example, there’s a myriad of teams interested in him from the Atlanta Hawks to the Detroit Pistons, but again, it feels his decision will be based [...]The post Report: Dallas Mavericks interested...
Andre Iguodala, Denver Nuggets’ unrestricted free agents, is a top-three free agent this off-season after Chris Paul – who re-signed with the Los Angeles Clippers – and Dwight Howard. Denver has made it clear that they have wanted Iguodala back, but have money restraints within their payroll. There have been multiple teams that have shown [...]The post Sacramento Kings pull...
The Sacramento Kings have made Andre Iguodala their top priority in free agency, according to sources.
The pivot to Iguodala likely means that Tyreke Evans will move forward with an offer sheet with the New Orleans Pelicans.
Iguodala is drawing interest from the Denver Nuggets, Detroit Pistons and Golden State Warriors.
The Sacramento Kings have pulled their offer to Andre Iguodala and are no longer pursuing him in free agency.
The Kings had previously offered a four-year, $56 million contract to Iguodala.
The Kings have also been negotiating a deal with Tyreke Evans, who is a restricted free agent that has been moving closer to a deal with the New Orleans Pelicans.
With Iguodala not ready to give...
After making a huge offer to free agent Andre Iguodala and announcing he was their “top priority” of the offseason, the Sacramento Kings have abruptly pulled their offer to the prized swingman. Apparently, the problem was they wanted a faster answer to their four-year, $52 million deal and took it off the table.
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The Sacramento Kings have apparently decided to pass on free agent forward Andre Iguodala, according to Sam Amick-
“The Sacramento Kings have pulled their offer to free agent small forward Andre Iguodala, according to a person with knowledge of the decision. After making a four-year, $52 million bid, the Kings will now regroup and decide the next move in their rebuilding efforts...
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The Pistons reportedly met with at least three players on Monday, including Joe Dumars offering Hawks forward Josh Smith a four-year contract while the echoes of midnight church bells were still bouncing off the hills. Of course, other media reports indicated that they only discussed a four-year deal...