ATLANTA (AP) -- A person with knowledge of the deals says the Atlanta Hawks are finalizing a trade for San Antonio Spurs center Tiago Splitter.
The person says the Spurs and Hawks have agreed on the trade but the remainder of the deal is being finalized. The person spoke to The Associated Press on Wednesday on condition of anonymity because the deal has not been announced.
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A day ago, the San Antonio Spurs were looking to clear salary cap space in an effort to make room to sign former Trail Blazers star LaMarcus Aldridge. The Cavs looked like a potential trading partner, armed with Brendan Haywood’s contract, which the Spurs could immediately write off. Some combination of Patty Mills, Boris Diaw, and Tiago Splitter was floated as a possible return...
The Hawks added a highly paid center in their recent deal to acquire former Spurs big man, Tiago Splitter. Accordingly, they are still in on their own former player, Paul Millsap. But does this make sense? With Tiago Splitter on the roster, Paul Millsap seems to be, in a way, expendable. Millsap is a power forward and will command a ton of money on this year’s free agent market...
The Atlanta Hawks acquired center Tiago Splitter from the San Antonio Spurs in return for a compensation package of non-roster players, according to multiple reports.
The deal brings some clarity to the free-agency intentions for both franchises, as the Spurs continue to clear cap space for a reported run at LaMarcus Aldridge and the Hawks add necessary frontcourt depth. Splitter...
The San Antonio Spurs’ pursuit of free agent LaMarcus Aldridge put Danny Green’s future into question with the franchise, but ESPN’s Chris Broussard reports the shooting guard is sticking around.
Sources: Danny Green has agreed to a 4 year, $45 million deal with the Spurs
— Chris Broussard (@Chris_Broussard) July 1, 2015
Green rose to league-wide popularity in...
The San Antonio Spurs are fresh off of re-signing both Kawhi Leonard and Danny Green, but they weren’t done making moves there. It is the Spurs’ ultimate goal to now go out and sign star forward LaMarcus Aldridge and they had to clear some cap space in order to do that. According to a report from Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports, the Spurs have traded center Tiago Splitter...
Tiago Splitter has been traded to the Atlanta Hawks. This trade opened up room for Danny Green to resign and also maybe room for LaMarcus Aldridge. The post Tiago Splitter Traded to Hawks appeared first on Top Sports Report.
The San Antonio Spurs have made Tiago Splitter available in trade talks as they look to clear cap space. The Spurs have strong interest in signing LaMarcus Aldridge to a max contract.
The Spurs reportedly rejected draft night trade interest involving Splitter.
Splitter is due $8.5 million next season.
If the San Antonio Spurs are able to sign LaMarcus Aldridge, they will have to find a trade involving Tiago Splitter to open up cap room.
But the Spurs actually rejected trade offers for Splitter on draft night, which raises speculation he could be kept.