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The New York Knicks have signed free agent point guard Brandon Jennings to a 1-year deal worth $5 million.In his seven year career, Jennings has averaged 15.5 points, 5.9 assists, 3.1 rebounds and 1.3 steals a game.Jennings will backup newly acquired Derrick Rose.
With KD now on the Warriors, the Mavs get Harrison Barnes (for the max)! https://t.co/nGWDyya6H0And Andrew Bogut! https://t.co/nGWDyya6H0 — SB Nation NBA (@SBNationNBA) July 4, 2016The Golden State Warriors have traded center Andrew Bogut to the Dallas Mavericks. This move was made so that the Warriors could afford to sign Kevin Durant.Dallas also signed Harrison Barnes to...
The Dallas Mavericks and free agent forward Harrison Barnes have agreed to a 4-year deal worth $96 million, the max deal.Barnes who has played his entire career with the Golden State Warriors has a career average of 10.1 points, 4.6 rebounds and 1.5 assists.The Golden State Warriors let Barnes go as they signed superstar Kevin Durant.
The San Antonio Spurs and Pau Gasol have agreed to a two year, $30 mil deal. Gasol signing with the Spurs most likely means Tim Duncan will in fact retire from the NBA.Gasol will turn 36 this week but he still managed to averaged 16.5 points and 11 rebounds per game last year for the Chicago Bulls, playing 31 minutes per game.It's not like it really matters anyway with the Golden...
After meeting with the Oklahoma City Thunder, Golden State Warriors, Los Angeles Clippers, San Antonio Spurs, Boston Celtics, Miami Heat and again with OKC, Kevin Durant has made his decision.Durant will join Stephen Curry, Klay Thompson and Draymond Green in Golden State. KD is now a Warrior.KD averaged 28 points per game last year, slightly better than his career average...
The Miami Marlins improved to 43-39 on the year, with a 5-2 win over the Atlanta Braves at Fort Bragg. This was the first regular season MLB game ever to played on an active military base. Embed from Getty Images Embed from Getty Images Atlanta Braves Starting Pitcher - Matt Wisler Embed from Getty Images Miami Marlins Starting Pitcher - Adam Conley Embed...
The Brooklyn Nets and free agent guard Allen Crabbe have agreed to a 4-year deal worth $70 million.Crabbe who played with the Portland Trail Blazers last season averaged 10.3 points, 2.7 rebounds and 1.3 assists per game.Along with Crabbe, the Nets have now signed Jeremy Lin, Justin Hamilton, Trevor Booker and Tyler Anderson.
The Chicago Bulls have signed free agent point guard Rajon Rondo to a 2-year deal worth $28 million.Rondo who played with the Sacramento Kings last year, averaged 11.9 points, 11.7 assists, 6 rebounds and 2 steals per game.Chicago signed Rondo after they traded Derrick Rose to the Knicks. Rondo will be paired up with all-star Jimmy Butler and give the Bulls one of the most talented...
Using Fantasy Football Calculator ADP, we ran a 12 team mock draft to see what what this draft season has in store for us this Summer. We did a little rearranging, just to make sure no team drafted a fourth WR, a third RB or a second TE or QB.When we last ran this mock draft, back on May 18th, Le'Veon Bell was the #2 pick, and Odell Beckham was going third ahead of Julio Jones...
The Minnesota Timberwolves have signed free agent center Cole Aldrich to a 3-year deal worth $22 million.Aldrich who played with the Los Angeles Clippers last season averaged 5.5 points, 4.8 rebounds and 1.1 blocks per game. He will come off the bench playing behind Rookie of the Year Karl-Anthony Towns and Gorgui Dieng.
The Washington Nationals have placed pitcher Joe Ross on the 15-day DL with shoulder inflammation.This is a tough blow for the Nationals as they activated Stephen Strasburg from the DL today.The 23-year old Ross is 7-4 with a 3.49 ERA on the year. The game is about to start and Strasburg is on the mound. Joe Ross is on the 15-day disabled list with right shoulder inflammation...
The Arizona Diamonbacks have placed pitcher Zack Greinke on the 15-day DL with a left oblique strain. This move is retroactive to June 29th.Greinke will be eligible to return immediately after the all-star break but there is no word yet on whether or not he'll be healthy enough for that.After signing a 6-year deal worth $206.5 million, Greinke got off to a slow start, going 2-2...
The Brooklyn Nets have signed free agent Tyler Johnson to a 4-year deal worth $50 million. The Miami Heat have three days to match the offer.In 36 games with Miami last year, Johnson averaged 8.7 points, 3 rebounds and 2.2 assists.Along with Johnson, Brooklyn has also signed Jeremy Lin, Justin Hamilton and Trevor Booker.
The Washington Wizards have signed free agent Andrew Nicholson to a 4-year deal worth $26 million.Last season with the Orlando Magic, Nicholson averaged 6.9 points and 3.6 rebounds in just under 15 minutes per game.Nicholson will join Ian Mahinmi as newly signed big men for the Wizards who will come off the bench. Nicholson will likely be the primary backup to power forward Markieff Morris.
The Washington Wizards have signed free agent center Ian Mahinmi to a 4-year deal worth $64 million.Last year with the Indiana Pacers, Mahinmi averaged 9.3 points, 7.1 rebounds and 1.1 blocks per game.Mahinmi will backup starter Marcin Gortat as Nene Hilario is a free agent.
The Utah Jazz have trade 23-year old point guard Trey Burke to the Washington Wizards for a future 2nd round pick.In his first three seasons in the NBA, Burke is averaging 12.1 points, 4.2 assists, and 2.5 rebounds per game.With Utah drafting Dante Exum in 2014, trading for George Hill this off-season and already having Shelvin Mack on the roster, there was no room for Burke...
The Houston Rockets have signed often injured SG Eric Gordon to a four year $52 mil deal. Gordon has not played 70 games in a season since his rookie year with the Clippers, back in '08-'09.Gordon was once a 20 point scorer, but these days he will give you 15 points per game with a couple threes and not much else, as far as fantasy basketball goes.Now on a team with James Harden...
The New York Knicks have filled a large hole in their lineup at SG with Courtney Lee. The two sides agreed to a four year $50 mil deal that will give the Knicks a solid starting 5 of Derrick Rose, Lee, Carmelo Anthony, Kristaps Porzingis and Joakim Noah. That team and compete in the Eastern Conference.Lee has bounced around the NBA, but has found his niche as a 3-and-D...
The Boston Celtics and Al Horford have agreed to 4-year deal worth $113 million, which is a max deal.Al Horford who was one of the top free agents this off-season will stay in the Eastern Conference as he joins a talented Boston Celtics team. He will be the teams main big man and play with guards Isaiah Thomas and Avery Bradley.Last season with the Atlanta Hawks, Horford averaged...
The Houston Rockets have agreed to a 4-year deal with free agent forward Ryan Anderson worth $80 million.Last season with the Pelicans Anderson averaged 17 points and 6 rebounds a game.With no Dwight Howard or Donatas Motiejunas on the Houston roster, Anderson will more than likely start at power forward and see plenty of minutes next season.
The Brooklyn Nets have agreed to a deal with free agent forward Trevor Booker.This signing comes a day after the team signed point guard Jeremy Lin.Booker who played with the Utah Jazz last season averaged 5.9 points and 5.7 rebounds in just under 21 minutes per game.
The Detroit Pistons and free agent Jon Leuer have agreed to a 4-year deal worth $42 million.Leuer who played with the Phoenix Suns last season averaged 8.5 points, and 5.6 rebounds in just under 19 minutes a game. He will serve as a backup to Andre Drummond and Tobias Harris.So far the Pistons have had a nice off-season, re-signing Drummon and brining in Leuer and Ish Smith.
The Sacramento Kings and free agent guard Arron Afflalo have agreed to a 2-year deal worth $25 million.Last season with the Knicks, Afflalo averaged 12.8 points, 3.7 rebounds and 2 assists while shooting 44% from the field.Afflalo started 57 games before coming off the bench to finish the season and will likely ride the bench behind 23 year old Ben McLemore in Sacramento.
The Orlando Magic continue to make headlines this off-season as they have signed free agent center Bismack Biyombo to a 4-year deal worth $72 million.Biyombo who played with the Toronto Raptors last season averaged 5.5 points, 8 rebounds and 1.6 blocks.Orlando will have a loaded front court as they traded for Serge Ibaka on draft night and already have Aaron Gordon and Nikola Vucevic.
The Utah Jazz continue to add veteran players to their roster, this time signing Joe Johnson to come off the bench. The Jazz traded the 12th pick in the NBA Draft to acquire PG George Hill from the Indiana Pacers. Johnson will make $22 mil over two years.Johnson provide scoring off the bench, as Rodney Hood has solidified himself as the starting SG for the Jazz.Now 35 years...
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