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KENDRICK PERKINS RUMORS

Kendrick Perkins Plotting NBA Comeback, Has Received A ‘Couple’ Calls

Kendrick Perkins feels he still has some gas left in the tank. The 32-year-old forward hasn’t played an NBA game this season and is without a team after the New Orleans Pelicans let him walk last summer. But Perkins apparently isn’t ready to retire, telling The Oklahoman on Wednesday he’s gearing up for an NBA comeback. “I’m still trying to get back in,” Perkins said...
Via NESN.com
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Kendrick Perkins ‘wouldn’t be surprised’ if Kevin Durant returned to Thunder

Count veteran big man Kendrick Perkins as one who thinks Kevin Durant could make a return to the Oklahoma City Thunder sooner or later.Durant fled Oklahoma City to join the Golden State Warriors and figures to stick around for quite a long time. But with LeBron James returning to the Cleveland Cavaliers and winning a title, some have started to wonder if Durant might follow a similar...
Via The Sports Daily
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Thunder: Kendrick Perkins on Westbrook/Durant, comeback effort

By Brett Dawson Staff Writer bdawson@oklahoman.com From 2010-2014, Kendrick Perkins was a powerful presence on the Thunder, whether banging in the paint or hanging in the locker room. He won a championship in Boston and last played New Orleans, but Perkins remains attached to Oklahoma City, where he was a mentor to Russell Westbrook and Kevin Durant. That attachment was apparent...
Via Thunder Rumblings
5 days ago

Kendrick Perkins advised Kevin Durant to join the Spurs

If Kevin Durant took Kendrick Perkins’ advice, he’d be playing for the San Antonio Spurs, not the Golden State Warriors. During an appearance on The Vertical Podcast with Adrian Wojnarowski, Perkins, who played several seasons in OKC with Durant, provided some insight on his former teammate’s decision to leave the Thunder and join the Warriors. Perkins talked to Durant before...
Via The Sports Daily
September 30, 2016  |  Discuss

WATCH: Kendrick Perkins clotheslines Damian Lillard, ejected

Kendrick Perkins has been known as something of a goon in NBA circles and he was at it again on Friday. During the fourth quarter, Perkins sent Damian Lillard to the floor with what resembled a clothesline while the Blazers guard was attempting to make his way to the basket. Pelicans' Kendrick Perkins ejected for clotheslining Blazers' Damian Lillard pic.twitter.com/jf7P6UrhpC...
Via Larry Brown Sports
March 18, 2016  |  Discuss

Kendrick Perkins reportedly signs with New Orleans Pelicans

By Will Gibson Veteran center Kendrick Perkins has reportedly agreed to a one-year deal to join the New Orleans Pelicans, bringing his storied Cleveland Cavaliers career to an end. His final numbers as a Cav: 17 games played with 2.6 points, 2.4 rebounds, 1.6 fouls, and 1.2 turnovers per game. Perk joined the Cavs in February after being bought out by the Utah Jazz, for whom he...
Via Waiting For Next Year
July 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Kendrick Perkins reportedly involved in domestic dispute

Cleveland Cavaliers center Kendrick Perkins was pulled over in suburban Westlake, OH Wednesday morning as a result of an alleged dispute between he and his wife. The story is ongoing and few specifics have come out, and thus we encourage everyone to wait until more is revealed before making judgments about the situation. Here’s what we’ve heard thus far: Kendrick Perkins pulled...
Via Waiting For Next Year
May 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Kendrick Perkins questioned after altercation with wife

By Steve DelVecchio Police are reportedly investigating an incident that involved Cleveland Cavaliers center Kendrick Perkins and his wife early Wednesday morning. According to Patrick Cooley of the Northeast Ohio Media Group, police responded to a 911 call about a woman allegedly hitting a man inside of a black SUV. The caller indicated that the woman, who turned out to be Perkins’...
Via Larry Brown Sports
May 13, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Kendrick Perkins Goes Full Punk

The Cleveland Cavaliers are about to close out a four-game sweep against the Boston Celtics. One would assume that it’s the Celtics who would show frustration in what will be the team’s final game of the year. However, Cavaliers big man Kendrick Perkins was the individual responsible for a dirty play against Celtics forward Jae Crowder. Courtesy of Deadspin How Perkins avoided...
Via Sportsnaut
April 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Cavs are favorites to sign Kendrick Perkins

By Scott Sargent In a world where 270-pound bruisers don’t exactly grow on trees, the Cleveland Cavaliers may soon have two of them on their roster. Adrian Wojarowski of Yahoo Sports reports that Cavs have suddenly become “strong frontrunners” to land Kendrick Perkins, the 30-year-old center who helped the Boston Celtics win a title in 2008. Perkins is currently negotiating...
Via Waiting For Next Year
February 21, 2015  |  Discuss
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