NBA free agency

July 01, 2019 - 6:13 am
( WFAN ) The Knicks were never granted an official meeting with Kevin Durant before he agreed to sign with the Brooklyn Nets on Sunday , but it appears their pitch would've fallen short anyway. According to ESPN's Ramona Shelburne and Adrian Wojnarowski , Knicks owner James Dolan was not prepared...
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June 29, 2019 - 8:12 am
Kevin Durant has long been rumored as Kyrie Irving's desired new partner as the two hit free agency. With Irving favoring the Nets, there have been rumors he's tried to persuade Durant to pick Brooklyn over any other possible candidates.
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Kemba Walker in a game with the Charlotte Hornets.
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June 27, 2019 - 9:52 am
With Kyrie Irving expected to leave Boston, it's no secret the Celtics need to fill the starting point guard role. Terry Rozier is still an option, but he would be a step back from Irving. Kemba Walker, on the other hand, wouldn't be as much, if at all. After reports surfaced Tuesday that the...
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June 27, 2019 - 6:04 am
ESPN's Senior NBA Insider, Adrian Wojnarowski, said that Klay Thompson would be "open" to having a meeting with the Clippers if the Warriors don't give him a max offer when free agency starts. Zach Lowe says Warriors haven't offered Klay the Max Woj says Klay would consider meeting with Clippers if...
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Kevin Durant with the Golden State Warriors.
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June 26, 2019 - 9:34 am
(KGMZ) - Kevin Durant made his first big decision of the offseason on Wednesday and declined a one-year option for $31.5 million to stay with the Golden State Warriors, officially making him an unrestricted free agent, according to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski. Durant, 30, was long expected to decline...
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Jimmy Butler with the Sixers.
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June 26, 2019 - 9:07 am
(WIP) - The Houston Rockets are apparently very serious about their interest in Sixers free agent Jimmy Butler. According to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski , the Rockets plan to try to convince Butler to force a sign-and-trade from the Sixers to the Rockets this offseason, allowing the Rockets to open...
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June 11, 2019 - 8:04 am
WFAN's Gregg Giannotti was "utterly sick" Tuesday morning over the Achilles injury Kevin Durant suffered Monday night, not because he cares about what it means for the Golden State Warriors' title hopes but because he envisioned Durant wearing blue and orange next season. Durant left Game 5 of the...
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June 05, 2019 - 6:42 am
The Golden State Warriors will be without Kevin Durant in Game 3 of the NBA Finals on Wednesday, and they could be without Klay Thompson, too . If the Warriors are indeed without both superstars, can they beat the Toronto Raptors? "Oh, man, that's a lot," NBA champion Antonio Daniels said on "...
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From left to right: Kemba Walker, Anthony Davis, Kawhi Leonard and Kevin Durant
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May 31, 2019 - 9:04 am
The Ringer's Bill Simmons joined WFAN's Mike Francesa on Thursday before the NBA Finals tipped off with the Toronto Raptors' convincing Game 1 victory over the two-time defending champion Golden State Warriors . Warriors star Kevin Durant remained sidelined due to a calf injury while the basketball...
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Charlotte Hornets guard Kemba Walker (15) talks to his bench during the fourth quarter against the Detroit Pistons at Little Caesars Arena.
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May 24, 2019 - 9:52 am
The fact that All-NBA Team voting qualifies guard Kemba Walker for a new "supermax'' contract means his present employer, the Charlotte Hornets, can pay him $80 million more than the Dallas Mavericks can pay him. But that doesn't mean the Mavs are the only ones behind the 8-ball here. The Hornets...
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