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What Eric Bledsoe’s 5-Year Contract Extension With The Phoenix Suns Means

It’s not often that NBA players hold out when negotiating their rookie contract extensions. The allure of a guaranteed payday that’s substantially more than what they’ve previously earned is usually enough. In the case of Phoenix Suns point guard Eric Bledsoe, he was more than willing to prolong his contract negotiations for anything less than […] The post What Eric Bledsoe’s...
Via The Sports Fan Journal
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Your Morning Dump… What does Eric Bledsoe’s $70 million contract mean for Rondo?

Every morning, we compile the links of the day and dump them here… highlighting the big storyline. Because there’s nothing quite as satisfying as a good morning dump. After nearly three months of free agency, with apparently little to no progress being made on negotiations in which the two sides were reportedly apart by over $30 million, a deal has finally been agreed upon that...
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Eric Bledsoe Contract Grade

Eric Bledsoe Contract Grade By Mike Elworth: Owner and Publisher/Hoopstuff… Contract= 5 seasons, 70 million Eric Bledsoe and the Phoenix Suns have agreed to a 5 season contract for 70 million dollars according to ESPN’s Brian Windhorst. The 2 parties fought this offseason on this contract for the restricted free agent and the Suns’ best player who has become their franchise...
Via HoopStuff
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Suns, Bledsoe agree to $70M deal

( The Phoenix Suns have agreed to a five-year, $70 million contract with restricted free agent guard Eric Bledsoe per reports. The deal follows months of speculation, talks and stalemates between the two sides but thankfully in the end the patience paid off, literally. Bledsoe is receiving the largest deal of any restricted free agent this offseason. It is certainly...
Via Phoenix Sports-Kings
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Suns agree to five-year contract with Eric Bledsoe

Casey Sapio-USA TODAY Sports The Phoenix Suns and restricted free agent guard Eric Bledsoe have agreed on a five-year, $70 million contract, reports ESPN’s Brian Windhorst. The Suns and Eric Bledsoe have agreed to a 5-year, $70 million deal, sources told ESPN — Brian Windhorst (@WindhorstESPN) September 24, 2014 Bledsoe is coming of his best season as a pro, averaging 17...
Via Sports-Glory
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Report: Suns nearing deal with Eric Bledsoe

(Photo credit: AP photo/Chris Carlson)   After being at a stalemate for the entire summer, it looks like the Phoenix Suns versus Eric Bledsoe contract dispute may be beginning to come to an end, with Bledsoe’s side giving in. Yahoo Sports reports that the Suns and Bledsoe’s representatives with Klutch Sports have gathered momentum in contract discussions over the last two to...
Via Phoenix Sports-Kings
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Timberwolves News: Wolves offer Eric Bledsoe the max

The Minnesota Timberwolves have decided to make a late push for restricted free-agent, Eric Bledsoe, and will try to reach an agreement on a sign-and-trade with the Phoenix Suns, according to ESPN's Brian Windhorst.              The Wolves are offering Bledsoe a four-year, $68 million contract, which is a max level contract. This is exactly what Bledsoe was looking for...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
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Suns Not Interested in Eric Bledsoe Sign-and-Trade with T-Wolves

Yesterday we reported that the Minnesota Timberwolves were going to make a 4-year $63 million max contract offer to Eric Bledsoe. Of course, this max contract would be in Bledsoe’s favor, but it doesn’t look like the deal is going down. According to CBS Sports’ Zach Harper, the Timberwolves don’t have the cap space to make that offer. Yahoo Sports’ Adrian Wojnarowski...
Via BlackSportsOnline
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Timberwolves offer Eric Bledsoe max contract

Mitchelldyer-USA TODAY Sports The Minnesota Timberwolves have offered restricted free-agent guard Eric Bledsoe a four-year, $63 million maximum-level contract in a sign-and-trade with the Phoenix Suns, sources told ESPN’s Brian Windhorst. The Suns offered Bledsoe a four-year, $48 million deal in July, but the two sides remain far apart on a deal. The Wolves, who acquired...
Via Sports-Glory
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Timberwolves make max offer to Eric Bledsoe

TweetAccording to a report from ESPN, the Minnesota Timberwolves have made a max contract offer to Phoenix Suns restricted free agent Eric Bledsoe. Minnesota is hoping to work a sign-and-trade deal with Phoenix for the explosive guard. Bledsoe and the Suns have been at a standstill, with Bledsoe seeking a 4-year deal worth over $60 million. The Suns offered injury-prone Bledsoe a...
Via Los That Sports Blog
11 days ago  |  Discuss
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