Before LeBron James makes his next decision, Pat Riley will get a chance to convince him to stay in Miami.
Boris Diaw will re-sign with the NBA champion San Antonio Spurs, the French forward announced on Sunday. Diaw, whose versatility inside and outside the paint played a key role in helping the Spurs capture the title this past season, announced the news via Twitter. “Hey Spurs fans, good news I stay in San Antonio for a few more years. Let’s win it again,” Diaw tweeted. According to multiple reports, Diaw has reached an agreement on a three-year contract that will pay more than $22 million. The 32-year-old Diaw averaged 9.2 points per game and 4.8 rebounds during the 2014 playoffs.
A neurologist involved in assessing Donald Sterling’s competency socialized with Sterling and his wife, Rochelle, hours later.
Free agency has helped the N.B.A. keep pace with global events like the World Cup and Wimbledon.
The waiting game continued through the holiday weekend, but Monday finally could be the day that Carmelo Anthony makes a decision about his future — likely coming down to the Knicks or the Lakers.