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NBA Free Agency Roundup: Grading the Avery Bradley trade and its major side effect

Yahoo.com: Ball Don't Lie (Henry Bushnell) — Avery Bradley will be missed in Boston. (Getty) Friday marked the end of a busy first week of NBA free agency, but in itself, the seventh day since the unsealing of the market was unusually quiet. But Friday did bring us the last piece of the resolution to the biggest free agency story of the summer. The Celtics went wheeling and dealing, and finally cleared cap space for Gordon Hayward...
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$71M offer to Tim Hardaway Jr. raises questions about Knicks' building plan

Yahoo.com: Ball Don't Lie (Dan Devine) — Tim Hardaway Jr. might soon be back to putting up jumpers in Madison Square Garden. (Getty Images) After sitting out the first few days of the NBA’s 2017 free agency period, the New York Knicks leapt into the market with gusto on Thursday night, getting restricted free agent shooting guard Tim Hardaway Jr.’s signature on a four-year, $71 million offer sheet . To some, this particular leap...
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Kentavious Caldwell-Pope hits open market after Pistons cut him loose

Yahoo.com: Ball Don't Lie (Dan Devine) — This is not how Kentavious Caldwell-Pope expected his summer to go. (AP) Entering free agency, the Detroit Pistons were reportedly ready to match any offer sheet tendered to restricted free-agent Kentavious Caldwell-Pope — up to and including the maximum salary the four-year shooting guard could receive. “We can’t lose him,” a team source told Vince Ellis of the Detroit Free Press . [ ...
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NBA Free Agency Roundup: Dirk's discount, Otto Porter's max, and the New York Knickerbockers!

Yahoo.com: Ball Don't Lie (Henry Bushnell) — Dirk made $25 million last year. He’ll make $10 million over the next two. The sixth day of NBA free agency in 2017 was really the first day of NBA free agency in 2017. The moratorium was lifted, and contracts could finally be signed, sealed and delivered. The Paul George trade was officially completed, Jrue Holiday is officially wildly overpaid , and so on and so forth. The lifting of...
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Four Corners: Winners and losers of 2017 NBA free agency

Yahoo.com: Ball Don't Lie (Yahoo Sports Staff) — Kevin Durant and Stephen Curry will be back with the Warriors. (Getty Images) Now that we’re past Independence Day and most of the top-tier free agents have agreed to terms to either head for greener pastures or stay put, we thought it was time to convene for a new Four Corners roundtable discussion . This week’s topic: Which teams look like the winners and losers of the 2017 NBA free...
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The Raptors will wear jersey patches advertising a Canadian insurer next year

Yahoo.com: Ball Don't Lie (Dan Devine) — This DeMar DeRozan dunk is brought to you by Sun Life Financial. (Image via @Raptors) The move to put advertisements on NBA jerseys has migrated north of the border. The Toronto Raptors on Thursday became the ninth team to ink a sponsorship deal for the new advertising patches that NBA teams will start wearing on their jerseys next season, agreeing to terms with Sun Life Financial on an ...
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Dion Waiters bet on himself and won $52 million

Yahoo.com: Ball Don't Lie (Dan Devine) — Dion Waiters owns the moment. (Charles Trainor Jr./Miami Herald/TNS/Getty Images) The bad news? The Miami Heat missed out on All-Star small forward Gordon Hayward when he decided on Tuesday to join the Boston Celtics. The good news for Heat fans? Team president Pat Riley immediately turned his attention to locking up the star his team truly needs. pic.twitter.com/KipLdciIQ0 — Tom...
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NBA Free Agency Roundup: Gordon Hayward chooses, and the Kings, Clippers and Thunder get stronger

Yahoo.com: Ball Don't Lie (Yahoo Sports Staff) — It took a minute, but Gordon Hayward chose the Celtics. (Getty) After a quiet 36 hours, NBA free agency exploded into life on Tuesday. As Fourth of July picnics hummed along and fireworks were readied, Gordon Hayward and his Players’ Tribune editors scrutinized a 2102-word final draft and Hayward’s agent desperately tried to repel reports that his client’s decision had been made. ...
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NBA Free Agency Roundup: Kevin Durant takes a pay cut and Gordon Hayward nears a decision

Yahoo.com: Ball Don't Lie (Eric Freeman) — Kevin Durant has agreed to terms, and Gordon Hayward looks set to join him soon. (AP) The third day of the NBA’s 2017 free agency period was decidedly uneventful and defined more by rumor than action. After several busy days full of big-money moves, Monday mostly involved table-setting and relatively few deals. The best free agent came off the board, of course, but the certainty of his...
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Knicks executive tells reporter to 'get the f--- out of here' when asked about Carmelo video

Yahoo.com: Ball Don't Lie (Henry Bushnell) — Clarence Gaines (right, far) and Steve Mills (left, near). (Screenshot via NBA TV) The most bizarre story of the NBA offseason began at 1:49 a.m. on an empty soccer field in Manhattan. It ended, or at least took its latest turn, with a New York Knicks executive telling an inquiring reporter to “get the f— out of here.” Welcome to the most entertaining sports league in the world. Welcome...
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Chauncey Billups makes his BIG3 debut, and then turns down Cavaliers job

Yahoo.com: Ball Don't Lie (Ben Rohrbach) — Chauncey Billups (AP) After weeks of speculation, former Detroit Pistons star Chauncey Billups has reportedly taken himself out of consideration for the Cleveland Cavaliers’ open president of basketball operations position. Chauncey Billups has withdrawn from consideration for Cleveland's President of Basketball Operations job, league sources tell ESPN. — Adrian Wojnarowski...
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Report: Carmelo Anthony willing to waive no-trade clause for Cavaliers, Rockets

Yahoo.com: Ball Don't Lie (Ben Rohrbach) — Is Carmelo Anthony pointing toward a Madison Square Garden exit? (AP) Carmelo Anthony’s relationship with the New York Knicks soured under president Phil Jackson, who repeatedly   badmouthed the 10-time All-Star before signing off his post by declaring Melo would be better off somewhere else , and Jackson’s recent ousting  offered both sides a chance to mend fences. Anthony is now...
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NBA Free Agency Roundup: Paul Millsap strikes gold and the Raptors run it back

Yahoo.com: Ball Don't Lie (Yahoo Sports Staff) — After a comparatively quiet Saturday , the opening weekend of the NBA’s 2017 free agency period wrapped up Sunday with a bang. Three of The Vertical’s top seven free agents reached new deals, with a pair of Eastern stars staying put and another heading out west to continue that conference’s ongoing arms race. There were several smaller deals locked up, too, plus plenty of rumblings about...
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What point guards are left in NBA free agency, and where will they go?

Yahoo.com: Ball Don't Lie (Ben Rohrbach) — George Hill tries to keep up with Derrick Rose, or is it the other way around? (AP) The early moments of 2017 NBA free agency brought chaos to the league’s point guard market. Before free agency began, the Minnesota Timberwolves traded Ricky Rubio to the Utah Jazz, and then when the floodgates opened, they signed Jeff Teague to replace him. Overnight, Patty Mills and Jrue Holiday ...
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NBA Free Agency Roundup: Grading the George trade, the Griffin signing and more

Yahoo.com: Ball Don't Lie (Henry Bushnell) — Blake Griffin got a fifth year and the max from the Clippers. (Getty) NBA free agency is upon us. And, just a few hours in, it is already absolutely insane. Heck, even before it officially began, it was off the rails. Earth-shaking trades have gone down. Rumors are flying. Meetings are happening. Tampering has undoubtedly occurred, and has been customarily ignored. Some agreements are in...
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