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How the Clippers are Handling Free Agency Period

Whoa, talk about a free agency period. In a mere couple of weeks, we’ve already had more than a handful of teams make major changes to the face of their roster.With Miami and Cleveland battling it out though, the Clippers quietly made some major moves of their own while still keeping the core players in place.Starting off the free agency, LAC was dealt a tough blow when PG back...
Via TopSportsReport
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Kings believe they’re progressing in Malone’s strategic overhaul

Even before the end of last season, Kings coach Michael Malone spoke often about changing the team’s style of play. Malone wanted the Kings to play smarter and faster, move the ball and commit more to defense. That’s how the San Antonio Spurs won the 2014 NBA championship. Through free agency (point guard Darren Collison) and the draft (shooting guard Nik Stauskas), the Kings...
Via Pro Sports Daily
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Kings Rumors: Sacramento 'rebuffed' in Josh Smith talks

The Sacramento Kings have had a rather curious offseason thus far. They showed no significant interest in bringing back young guard Isaiah Thomas as a restricted free agent, even after the Phoenix Suns signed Thomas to a highly affordable offer sheet.Instead, the Kings signed former L.A. Clippers backup Darren Collison to a three-year deal worth $16 million, which was deemed by many...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Sacramento Kings: Darren Collison Signing Grade

The Sacramento Kings agreed to a three-year deal worth $16 million with point guard Darren Collison, and they are very excited with the prospects for the future. Collison was expected to re-sign with the Los Angeles Clippers when the offseason began, but the Kings were able to offer him the possibility of starting and a contract that was fair as well. Los Angeles was busy focusing...
Via Sports-Glory
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Isaiah Thomas Says He Only Wanted To Feel Wanted

Earlier today, restricted free agent Isaiah Thomas was sent to the Phoenix Suns in a sign-and-trade. The Sacramento Kings clearly wanted to move on after they overpaid for Darren Collison. Thomas will join Goran Dragic and Eric Bledsoe, assuming Bledsoe returns next season. The Suns will have three very good point guards, and it will be fun to see them operate. For whatever reason...
Via Pass The Pill
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Los Angeles Clippers: Jordan Farmar Signing Grade

Los Angeles Clippers: Jordan Farmar Signing Grade By Jennifer Fazioli: Lead Writer/Hoopstuff… Contract: 2 seasons, 4.2 million dollars The Los Angeles Clippers agreed to a two year/$4.2 million deal with former Laker backup point guard Jordan Farmar yesterday, moving quickly to replace Darren Collison in their lineup. The deal comes with a player option for the second year and...
Via HoopStuff
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Clippers Sign Jordan Farmar and Spencer Hawes

It looks like the Los Angeles Clippers are going to replace Darren Collison with former Laker Jordan Farmar. Famar and the Clippers reportedly agreed on a two-year deal worth $4.2 million. The two-year deal will include a player option in the second year per ESPN. The Clippers used their biannual exception for the deal after Collison agreed earlier in the week to a three-year deal...
Via Overtime
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Los Angeles Clippers, Jordan Farmar Agree to 2-Year Deal

Darren Collison accepting a deal with the Sacramento Kings earlier in the week left a huge void at the backup point guard position for the Los Angeles Clippers, but the team wasted little time finding his replacement. The Clippers and point guard Jordan Farmar have agreed to a two-year deal, according to Brad Turner. The Clippers and free-agent guard Jordan Farmar agree to deal,...
Via Standing O Sports
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Sacramento Kings: Evaluating Darren Collison signing

Earlier this week, the Sacramento Kings agreed to lockup former UCLA point guard Darren Collison for the mid-level tax exception of $5.3 million/year. When looking at the face value of this acquisition, this is clearly seen as a downgrade from Isaiah Thomas. But lets get real, GM Pete Allessandro is just plain smarter than us or clearly knows something that we don’t, right? This...
Via isportsweb.com
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Darren Collison, Kings agree to three-year deal (with analysis)

Did Sacramento make the right move by inking the 6-foot point guard? After the Kings skipped over Noah Vonleh for Nik Stauskas in the NBA Draft last Thursday, Sacramento made another shaky decision yesterday – agreeing to terms on a three-year, $15 million deal that could spell the end of Isaiah Thomas’ days in Sac-town. The deal has earned its share of criticism in the Twitter...
Via The Lottery Mafia
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Sacramento Kings: Darren Collison Signing Grade

Sacramento Kings: Darren Collison Signing Grade Nekias Duncan: Lead Writer At Hoopstuff… Contract: Three years, $15M I’m not sure what’s more surprising, the fact that the Kings signed Darren Collison, or the fact that Collison left the Clippers and the comfort of Chris Paul. Collison is a speedy, undersized guard that give a team instant energy on both ends. He’s a solid...
Via HoopStuff
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Los Angeles Clippers Interested in Luol Deng

The Los Angeles Clippers aren’t very far away from being San Antonio’s biggest threat in the Western Conference, but the team needs to acquire some more playmakers if they have any hope at dethroning the champs. Darren Collison left Lob City and signed with the Kings yesterday, leaving a gap at the backup point guard position. Instead of trying to fill that void, the Clippers...
Via Standing O Sports
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Dirk Re-signs with Dallas Mavs

Day 2 of NBA free agency has been a very exciting one. Many deals have been made, including Darren Collison’s signing with the Kings and Thabo Sefolosha’s striking of a deal with Atlanta. Another move has been made on Thursday, one with a more significant player involved. Dirk Nowitzki, the Mavericks’ star forward of the past 16 years, has re-signed with Dallas on a three-year...
Via The League News
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Free Agent News: Hawks sign Sefolosha, Kings get Collison

As we wait for the big names such as LeBron James and Carmelo Anthony to decide on their next moves, a couple of lower profile free agents have decided where they will play next season. The Atlanta Hawks have agreed to terms with veteran Thabo Sefolosha, and the Sacramento Kings did the same with point guard Darren Collison.Photo by Keith Allison via FlickrSefolosha will sign a three...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
20 days ago  |  Discuss

The Kings Have Agreed To Terms With Darren Collision On A 3-Year/$16 Million Contract

Free agent point guard Darren Collison will become the newest member of the Sacramento Kings, agreeing to a 3-year/$16 million deal which is fully guaranteed. Darren Collision could be the perfect replacement for Isaiah Thomas, who is expected to sign somewhere else. The former Clipper was subjected to receive just $1.985 from the Clippers in 2014-15, wisely opting out in order to...
Via The League News
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Darren Collison Leaving Clippers, Agrees To Deal With Kings

The Sacramento Kings got some much-needed depth at point guard and a possible backup plan if they lose starter Isaiah Thomas in free agency. The Kings and Darren Collison agreed to a three-year contract worth about $16 million Thursday, a person familiar with the deal said. The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because teams can’t officially sign free...
Via NESN.com
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Darren Collison, Kings agree to three-year, $15M deal

The Sacramento Kings have agreed to terms with free-agent point guard Darren Collison. Yahoo Sports is reporting that the deal is a three-year, fully guaranteed $15 million contract. Last season was Collison’s lone season with the Clippers where even though he was backing up Chris Paul he was able to average 14.8 points and 5.3 assists in 35 games as a starter while Paul was out...
Via Overtime
20 days ago  |  Discuss

NBA: Darren Collison Signs With Kings

It’s official Darren Collison is now a member of the Sacramento Kings. Collsion signed a 3 year, $16M deal to go to the capitol of California. Collison was a top priority for the Clippers to resign but he obviously wanted a bigger role. He averaged 11.4 points and 3.7 assists. Collison has also played both point guard and shooting guard, making him a valuable asset to any team...
Via Tha Sports Junkies 101
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Sacramento Kings and Darren Collison reach $16 million deal

(Credit: Sporting Life) The Sacramento Kings signed point guard Darren Collison to a three year, $16 million deal according to Los Angeles Times writer Brad Turner. Free agent guard Darren Collison agrees to 3 year, $16 milion deal with Sacramento, sources, leaving the Clippers. — Brad Turner (@BA_Turner) July 3, 2014   Collison averaged 11.4 points, 3.7 assists and 2.4 rebounds...
Via Pass The Pill
20 days ago  |  Discuss

AP Source: Kings, Collison reach 3-year, $16M deal

A person familiar with the deal says the Sacramento Kings and guard Darren Collison have agreed to a three-year contract worth about $16 million. The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity Thursday because teams can't officially sign free agents until the NBA's moratorium on deals is lifted July 10. The Los Angeles Times first reported the agreement...
Via Fox Sports West
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Kings Agree To 3-Year, $16 Million Deal With Darren Collison

The Sacramento Kings love to collect guards for some reason, and signed another one today.  Marc J. Spears is reporting that the Kings have agreed to a three-year, $16 million deal with Darren Collison. Kings agree to terms on three year $16 million contract with Clippers free agent PG Darren Collison, source said. — Marc J. Spears (@SpearsNBAYahoo) July 3, 2014 He was signed...
Via Thacover2
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Sacramento Kings, Darren Collison Agree to 3-Year Deal

The Los Angeles Clippers had made re-signing backup point guard Darren Collison its top priority this offseason, but that plan failed miserably. The Sacramento Kings swooped and stole Collison away from Lob City with a 3-year, $16-million dollar deal. Point guard Darren Collison is leaving Clippers for Sacramento on a three-year, $16 million deal, according to LA Times’ @BA_Turner...
Via Standing O Sports
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Kings Agree To 3-Year, $16M Deal With Darren Collison

The Sacramento Kings love to collect guards for some reason, and signed another one today.  Marc J. Spears is reporting that the Kings have agreed to a three-year, $16 million deal with Darren Collison. Kings agree to terms on three year $16 million contract with Clippers free agent PG Darren Collison, source said. — Marc J. Spears (@SpearsNBAYahoo) July 3, 2014 He was signed...
Via BlackSportsOnline
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Darren Collison Negotiating Contract With Sacramento Kings

Darren Collison and the Sacramento Kings are discussing a deal, according to HoopsHype. The Clippers previously listed re-signing Collison as their number one priority. However, the Kings will likely offer Collison a larger salary and bigger role. This may mean the Isaiah Thomas Jr. era is coming to an end... The post Darren Collison Negotiating Contract With Sacramento Kings appeared...
Via Hoops-Nation
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Darren Collison, Kings In Contract Talks

The Sacramento Kings and Darren Collison are holding contract discussions, according to sources. Collison is coming off a strong season with the Los Angeles Clippers. Collison opted out of his $1.9 million deal with the Clippers for 14-15 to test free agency.
Via RealGM
20 days ago  |  Discuss
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