The Spanish free-agent center Pau Gasol said he had decided to join the Chicago Bulls.
The free-agent center Pau Gasol said he had decided to join the Chicago Bulls.
The Memphis Grizzlies signed the eight-time All-Star Vince Carter to a multiyear deal, the club said.
First, the Cavaliers got LeBron James’ word. Then they got his signature.
Carmelo Anthony is staying with the New York Knicks.
Prolific scorer Carmelo Anthony is hammering out the final details on a contract to return to the New York Knicks, media reports said on Saturday.
LeBron James made his first public appearance since announcing he was returning to the Cleveland Cavaliers, holding court with a group of starry-eyed Brazilian basketballers on the eve of the World Cup final in Rio.
If the Spurs weren't so classy, few would blame them if they sent up smoke signals from San Antonio or considered skywriting their message in every NBA city.
Carmelo Anthony returns to the Knicks now, which was the play for him all along, no matter how much he was romanced in his tour across America, teams in New York and Chicago and Los Angeles all wanting him to come play for them.
Phil Jackson has a sweetheart five-year deal to run the Knicks, Derek Fisher has his sweet five-year deal to coach the Knicks, Carmelo Anthony now has as big a five-year deal as anybody could have in the NBA.
An erratic start to Phil Jackson’s tenure as Knicks president received a major boost on Saturday when Carmelo Anthony informed the club that he is returning. Anthony, according to a source, plans to announce his intentions at some point this weekend and most likely via his Twitter account.
Carmelo Anthony got his big money and is staying in New York as everyone figured all along, and the only question is, how much money? Did Melo give the Knicks a hometown discount so that they’ll have the necessary room to bring in more pieces?
Derek Fisher has been around the NBA long enough to know deals aren’t done until they are officially announced, but the first-year Knicks coach was hard-pressed to suppress a smile when asked Saturday about Carmelo Anthony’s pending deal to remain in New York.