Found July 06, 2012 on Los That Sports Blog:
The Houston Rockets continued what has bee an off-season of major changes Thursday, trading rugged point guard Kyle Lowry to the Toronto Raptors for Gary Forbes and a first round draft pick. The Rockets then agreed to terms on a four-year, $29 million offer sheet for Knicks restricted free agent Jeremy Lin, a deal the [...]

Report: Lin, Rockets agree to offer sheet

Reports indicate that Jeremy Lin and the Houston Rockets have agreed on an offer sheet. Terms are currently unknown, but it is suspected to contain a "poison pill." 

Grading the Deal: Raptors acquire Kyle Lowry

The past 48 hours have been a mad dash of information.  The funny part of all this being that it won’t become official until July 11th, leaving open the possibility of some Carlos Boozer-esque situations.  Now I don’t have any insight on that but I like Kevin Garnett said, “anything is possible.” Toronto made moves to acquire a rising point guard in...

Report: Rockets obtain Lowry in trade with Rockets

The Toronto Raptors obtained guard Kyle Lowry from the Houston Rockets in trade that sends forward Gary Forbes and a protected future first-round draft pick to the Rockets, reported. Lowry averaged 15 points, seven assists, five rebounds, two steals and two 3-pointers per game prior through the All-Star break, but saw his season end with an abdominal injury that required...

Report: Lin agrees to four-year offer from Rockets

Restricted free agent guard Jeremy Lin has agreed to sign a four-year, $28.8 million offer sheet with the Houston Rockets, Yahoo! Sports reported Thursday. The New York Knicks have said they would match any offer Lin receives to keep him. The earliest Lin can officially sign the offer sheet is July 11, and the Knicks would have three days after that to match the offer. If the...

Rockets' bad luck just won't run out

Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey is a numbers guy, an MIT guy, a probabilities guy. MIT is the kind of place where you can learn to predict the next face card, not hope for it. Luck is just nonsense to a guy like Morey, but then there is this: Last fall, the Rockets had guard Jeremy Lin on their roster, but they cut him because they already had Kyle Lowry and Goran Dragic...

Jeremy Lin to head back to Houston?

When the word trickled out that Jeremy Lin could sign an offer sheet with the Houston Rockets, I was reminded of a quote from the movie Pulp Fiction. Please click the link below to read the rest of this feature.

Knicks Will Match Rockets' Offer Sheet To Lin

Jeremy Lin is expected to return to the Knicks, despite agreeing to a four-year, $28.8 million offer from the Rockets.

Lin likely back with Knicks, but for hefty price

Houston Rockets General Manager Daryl Morey has a plan.  He's going to steal your favorite team's restricted free agent or he's going to make you pay a ton to keep them, especially if you're already over the salary cap.  Morey already offered a huge contract to Bulls back up center Omer Asik.  Chicago is already paying the luxury tax thanks to Derrick Rose and...

Fiddlin' & Diddlin' - Daily Links 7/4

Herald   Where will Ray Allen end up? Celtics take shot with Jason Terry Mickael Pietrus waits for dominoes to fall Clippers talk with Jamal Crawford, plan visit with Ray Allen Raptors stick it to Knicks as Fields offer threatens Nash deal Magic hope to ignite bidding war for Dwight Howard NBA free-agent frenzy even makes Metta World Peace seem reasonable Celtics agree to...

Knicks Lose Steve Nash to Lakers. Is Raymond Felton Next Target?

Despite talks heating up yesterday between the Knicks and the Suns regarding a sign & trade deal for two-time M.V.P. Steve Nash, New York hesitated to include Iman Shumpert in the deal. Though towards the end of the day, the Knicks had reportedly relented and were willing to sacrifice a piece of their future to win now, it was too late.Along with the Knicks' initial hesitation...
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