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Five free agents to watch who haven't played in the NBA this season

A number of veteran NBA players have hit the free agent market within the last week, with players like Tony Allen, Derrick Rose, and Josh McRoberts being cut by their respective teams. More players currently on NBA rosters could be released before March 1, resulting in a number of options for playoff teams looking for late-season and playoff reinforcements.In addition to those recently...
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Brandon Jennings signs with G League, claimed by Herd

Brandon Jennings is one step closer to returning to the NBA, as the former top-10 draft pick is reportedly signing with an NBA G League team.Basketball reporter Adam Johnson noted on Tuesday that Jennings has signed a contract to play in the G League, and Marc Stein of the New York Times later added that the point guard has been claimed by the Wisconsin Herd, who had the top overall...
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Report: Brandon Jennings signs G League contract

Veteran NBA guard Brandon Jennings has signed a G League contract, league sources tells Adam Johnson of 2 Ways & 10 Days (Twitter link).Having signed a G League deal, Jennings will be available on waivers, with the Wisconsin Herd – Milwaukee’s affiliate – currently holding the No. 1 priority, Johnson notes (via Twitter). If no G League teams places a claim for Jennings, he would...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Brandon Jennings aiming to return to NBA

Brandon Jennings has spent the 2017/18 season in China, but with the CBA regular season over, the veteran guard hopes to get an opportunity to return to the NBA. Speaking to Alberto De Roa of HoopsHype, Jennings says he’s currently working out in Los Angeles to stay in shape in case a team calls.As recently as the 2015/16 season, Jennings was earning more than $8MM in the NBA, but...
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Paul Pierce takes shot at Brandon Jennings after China deal

Even in retirement, Paul Pierce remains The Truth.Marc J. Spears of ESPN reported on Friday that guard Brandon Jennings has agreed to a one-year, $1.5 million deal to play overseas with the China Shanxi.In the wake of the news, Jordan Heck of Sporting News recalled Jennings’ feud with Pierce last season, mentioning the 10-time All-Star in a tweet. For his part, Pierce obliged to...
Via Larry Brown Sports
July 28, 2017  |  Discuss

2016-17 NBA Awards: The Ricky Davis Award for most irrationally confident shooter

Monday night, the first televised NBA Awards show takes place. Finally, some two months after the end of the 2016-17 NBA season, we'll find out who takes home MVP, Rookie of the Year, Executive of the Year, Sixth Man, Coach of the Year, Defensive Player of the Year and more. However, the annual honors bestowed on players, coaches and executives alike leave something to be desired...
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June 21, 2017  |  Discuss

Brandon Jennings warns against trying to form super-teams like Warriors

Almost all of the biggest NBA trade rumors we have heard in the past week involve the prospect of superstar players joining forces, and one veteran is warning teams that trying to become the Golden State Warriors won’t work for everyone.While the idea of guys like LeBron James, Paul George and Jimmy Butler forming super-teams sounds enticing, Washington Wizards point guard Brandon...
Via Larry Brown Sports
June 21, 2017  |  Discuss

Brandon Jennings calls Wizards ‘a team that actually plays together’

Brandon Jennings had spent the entire season with the New York Knicks before being released and signing with the Washington Wizards, and it sounds like he’s enjoying it a lot more in the nation’s capital.Jennings talked about playing for Washington and how it was nice to play for a team that actually played as a team.“I’m in the same position I was in New York, but just in a better...
Via Larry Brown Sports
March 04, 2017  |  Discuss

Report: Jennings expected to sign with Hornets

Brandon Jennings is reportedly headed to Charlotte. Detroit Pistons head coach Stan Van Gundy broke the news to reporters this morning after speaking with Jennings’ agent. Jennings was waived by the New York Knicks this morning after a disappointing season coming off the bench. Currently averaging 12.5 points and 7.2 assists per 36 minutes on 38 percent shooting from the field, Jennings...
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February 27, 2017  |  Discuss

Report: Knicks sign Brandon Jennings

The New York Knicks are continuing what has been a very active summer for the fledgling franchise. After adding Derrick Rose, Joakim Noah and Courtney Lee to the mix, New York has reportedly signed former lottery pick Brandon Jennings. The Knicks are about to strike a deal with Brandon Jennings, according to league sources — Marc Stein (@ESPNSteinLine) July 4, 2016 Jennings...
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July 04, 2016  |  Discuss

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