BENO UDRIH RUMORS & GOSSIP
According to ESPN.com former New York Knicks point guard Beno Udrih has been claimed off the waiver wire by the Memphis Grizzlies (32-24). The Grizzlies currently find themselves on the outside looking in of the playoff picture, trailing the Phoenix Suns by just a half game.Udrih never settled in the big apple and found playing time sporadic. This was a low risk/low reward...
The Memphis Grizzilies are getting some backcourt help just in the nick of time.
Marc Stein is reporting that the Memphis Grizzlies have claimed point guard Beno Udrih off waivers after the veteran was bought out by the New York Knicks earlier this week.
Grizzlies have claimed Beno Udrih off waivers, I'm told
— Marc Stein (@ESPNSteinLine) February 26, 2014
Editor’s note: This is completely made up.
Similar to last season’s Rudy Gay trade, the Grizzlies made their trade fireworks happen way ahead of the Feb. 20 trade deadline. This season, the team acquired Courtney Lee from Boston, sending Jerryd Bayless to Beantown. And while the play of Nick Calathes over the past month has helped solidify his role as Mike Conley’s backup,...
The Knicks officially bought out the contracts of guard Beno Udrih and forward Metta World Peace Monday, then officially waived them. From the Knicks' release:
“We are disappointed that it did not work out for Beno and Metta here in New York,” Mills said. “We thank them for their contributions this season and wish them well."
Metta World Peace soon released a statement...
Metta World Peace, New York Knicks
The New York Knicks have waived NBA veterans Metta World Peace and Beno Udrih, according to ESPN.
Udrih previously asked to be traded, as he was unhappy with the Knicks and the criticism he received.
World Peace battled injuries in the early part of the season and has had trouble finding a consistent spot in the rotation since. The most minutes...
The news that has been anticipated for the last 24 hours has been confirmed as Metta World Peace and Beno Udrih have bought out of their contracts.
The move comes less then a week after the deadline, and was made official this morning.
World Peace and Udrih used twitter to say a final goodbye to New York.
Metta World Peace (@MettaWorldPeace)
2/22/14, 11:13 AM
Thank NYC for everything...
The New York Knicks are finalizing a buyout with Queensbridge native Metta World Peace and Beno Urdih. Knicks coach Mike Woodson confirmed the news. “I can’t say anything went wrong,” Woodson said, via Newsday’s Al Iannazzone. “They weren’t in the rotations. I’m not going to linger on it. We’re buying them out.” “It’s something that was discussed, and they...
A person with knowledge of the details says the New York Knicks are in serious discussions with Metta World Peace and Beno Udrih about buying out their contracts.
World Peace wrote on his Twitter account earlier Saturday that his agent was working on a buyout and thanked fans and the city. The Knicks were also trying to finalize one with Udrih, the person told The Associated Press...
Via AP on Fox
12 days ago
After much speculation, the Knicks will keep their team in place and have failed to move Raymond Felton, Iman Shumpert, or Beno Udrih:
New York is standing pat at the trade deadline, league source tells Yahoo Sports.
— Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojYahooNBA) February 20, 2014
They either feel confident about the way their team is made up or no one really wanted to take their players...
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If the Knicks make a move by Thursday’s 3 p.m. trade deadline, it likely will be dealing out-of-the-rotation point guard Beno Udrih.
Iman Shumpert was a top candidate to be traded until he sprained his left knee during Wednesday’s 98-91 win over the Pelicans. Udrih, who didn’t play versus New Orleans, has been in coach Mike Woodson’s doghouse for a few weeks and has not...