2019 Free Agency
NBA Offseason 2019: July 6-8 roundup
With free agency open and running at full speed, teams and players are beginning to agree to deals and more. Keep up on all the latest news, talks and more as the offseason rolls along.
And if you are just looking for what your team has done, we’ve got official moves from all 30 teams here.
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The Warriors have added 21-year-old forward Omari Spellman in a trade with the Hawks, according to a report from Shams Charania of The Athletic. The Hawks reportedly will receive center Damian Jones and a second-round pick.
Spellman, was selected with the 30th pick of the 2018 NBA Draft, averaged 5.9 points and 4.2 rebounds in 46 games during his rookie season with Atlanta.
Jones played in 24 games with Golden State last season. The 7-foot center posted stats of 5.4 points and 3.1 rebounds in 17.1 minutes per game.
— 2:47 p.m. ET (July 8)
The Thunder reportedly allowed veterans Alec Burks and Mike Muscala to reconsider their options after they traded Paul George to L.A., according to a report from Shams Charania of The Athletic.
Burks reportedly decided to change his mind and will sign a one-year deal with the Warriors. He split his time between the Jazz, Cavaliers and Kings last season with averages of 8.8 points on 36.3 shooting from 3-point range.
Muscala reportedly decided to stay with the Thunder. The 6-foot-11 forward averaged 7.0 points and 3.8 rebounds over 64 games with the Sixers and Lakers last season.
— 2:30 p.m. ET (July 8)
The Los Angeles Lakers reportedly have added another key piece to their roster. The team plans to sign veteran guard Avery Bradley to a two-year deal, according to a report from Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN.
Bradley will need to clear waivers before he signs the contract, which is reportedly worth $9.7 million. The second year of the deal will have a player option, according to Wojnarowski.
Bradley has earned a reputation as one of the best defensive guards in the league. His presence should help solidify the Lakers’ guard rotation after a busy offseason that saw the team add Anthony Davis, DeMarcus Cousins, Quinn Cook, Jared Dudley, Danny Green and Troy Daniels.
The 28-year-old guard spent last season with the Clippers and Grizzlies.
— 1:15 p.m. ET (July 8)
Former No. 2 overall pick Jabari Parker has agreed to a two-year deal with the Hawks, his agency confirmed on Monday.
The deal will be worth $13 million with a player option for the second year, according to Chris Haynes of Yahoo Sports.
Parker posted averages of 14.5 points and 6.6 rebounds over 64 games with the Bulls and Wizards last season. The 24-year-old forward spent the first four seasons of his career with the Bucks.
— 1:10 p.m. ET (July 8)
The Clippers have agreed to a deal with forward JaMychal Green, according to a report from Shams Charania of The Athletic.
The agreement is reportedly for two years and $10 million with a second-year player option.
The 29-year-old forward was a key bench piece for the Clippers last season with averages of 9.4 points and 6.3 rebounds over 65 games.
— 12:15 p.m. ET (July 8)
The Raptors have signed undrafted guard Terence Davis to a two-year deal, with the first year being fully guaranteed, The Athletic’s Shams Charania reported Sunday. Davis averaged 15.2 points last season as a senior with Ole Miss. He reportedly signed his deal just hours after scoring 22 points for the Nuggets in his Summer League debut.
— 2:00 a.m. ET (July 8)
Timberwolves point guard Tyus Jones has signed a three-year, $24-million offer sheet with the Grizzlies, The Athletic’s Shams Charania reported Sunday. The Timberwolves, who took Jones with the 24th pick out of Duke in the 2015 draft, will have 48 hours to match. Jones is averaging 5.1 points and 3.3 assists in his NBA career.
— 11:55 p.m. ET (July 7)
With more minutes suddenly available in the frontcourt, the Toronto Raptors have reportedly added another player to their mix.
Per Shams Charania of The Athletic, the Raptors have reached agreement with Rondae Hollis-Jefferson on a one-year deal. In the wake of reigning Finals MVP and Raptors star reportedly reaching a deal with the LA Clippers, Toronto has taken a chance on Hollis-Jefferson for 2019-20.
Last season, Hollis-Jefferson averaged 5.8 points, 5.3 rebounds, 1.5 assists and 1.3 steals in 21.2 minutes per game. He is the second forward the Raptors have reached a deal with recently, as veteran Stanley Johnson reportedly agreed to a two-year deal yesterday.
— 5:34 p.m. ET (July 7)
The Dallas Mavericks have added another young guard to their mix, per ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski.
In a trade with the Memphis Grizzlies, the Mavs will reportedly acquire guard Delon Wright via a sign-and-trade deal. The Mavs, in return, will send two second-round picks to Memphis in the deal. Wojnarowski also reports the deal Wright is expected to sign will be a three-year deal.
Wright was acquired by the Grizzlies in the trade deadline-day deal of Marc Gasol to the Toronto Raptors in 2018-19. In 26 games with the Grizzlies, Wright averaged 12.2 points, 5.4 rebounds and 5.3 assists per game.
— 4:52 p.m. ET (July 7)
The Milwaukee Bucks are adding another “Greek Freak” — Thanasis Antetokounmpo, older brother of Kia MVP Giannis Antetokounmpo.
According to Shams Charania, the Bucks are giving the G League alum a fully-guaranteed, two-year deal.
Thanasis was taken by the New York Knicks with the 51st pick of the 2014 NBA Draft and has spent the past two seasons playing for Panathinaios B.C. in Greece.
— 1 p.m. ET (July 7)
The Lakers continue to complete their roster in the wake of Kawhi Leonard choosing Los Angeles’ other NBA team. ESPN’s Adrian reports that Alex Caruso will return to the Lakers on a two-year contract. Caruso averaged 9.2 points and 3.1 assists in 25 games last season.
— 9:15 p.m. ET (July 6)
Free-agent forward Marcus Morris has reached agreement on a two-year, $20 million deal with the Spurs, according to Shams Charania of The Athletic. Morris will have a player option for the second year of the deal.
— 5:45 p.m. ET (July 6)
Free agent center DeMarcus Cousins has agreed to a one-year deal to join the Lakers, according to ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski.
According to reports, the Miami Heat were interested in Cousins, but Anthony Davis and other players helped persuade Cousins to join them in L.A.
— 3:05 p.m. ET (July 6)
According to ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski, Rajon Rondo will be back with the Lakers, reaching agreement on a two-year deal.
Rondo averaged 9.2 points, 5.3 rebounds and 8.0 assists last season with Los Angeles and has previously played with Cousins and Davis in New Orleans during the 2017-18 season.
— 2:45 p.m. ET (July 6)
Free agent Stanley Johnson has reached agreement on a two-year deal with the Toronto Raptors, according to Shams Charania of The Athletic.
Johnson, the No. 8 pick in the 2015 Draft, split time between the Pistons and Pelicans last season, averaging 6.9 points in 18 minutes per game.
— 2 p.m. ET (July 6)
The Lakers have reached an agreement with Quinn Cook on a two-year, $6 million deal, according to Chris Haynes of Yahoo Sports.
Cook has spent the last two seasons in Golden State, averaging 6.9 points in 14.3 minutes last season and hitting 40.5 percent of his 3-point attempts.
The 26-year-old guard became a free agent when the Warriors rescinded their qualifying offer for the guard after the sign-and-trade deal for point guard D’Angelo Russell.
— 11:45 a.m. ET (July 6)
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