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  • Nuggets Plan To Keep Gillespie Despite Injury August 17, 2022
    The Nuggets plan to retain rookie Collin Gillespie even though the rookie is expected to miss a chunk of next season due to a leg injury, according to Mike Singer of the Denver Post. Denver signed the undrafted guard out of Villanova to a two-way contract in early July. Late last month, Gillespie suffered a lower […]
  • And-Ones: Election Day, Free Agent History, Kurucs, Hall Of Fame August 17, 2022
    In an effort to encourage fans, players, staff members and arena workers to vote in the midterm elections, the NBA will not play any games on Election Day, Tuesday, November 8, the league’s communications department tweets. The scheduling decision came out of the league’s focus on promoting nonpartisan civic engagement. Some of the league’s practice […]
  • Eastern Notes: Boeheim, Marks, Avdija, Hunter August 17, 2022
    Rookie Buddy Boeheim is on a two-way contract with the Pistons and the undrafted guard is eager to prove he belongs at this level, Mike Curtis of the Detroit News writes. “I think (proving people wrong) has always been one of my bigger motivations,” Boeheim said. “I’ve always been doubted and just been ‘the coach’s son’ and ‘Jim […]
  • Tyler Herro Unfazed By Rumors, Unsure Regarding Extension August 17, 2022
    Heat guard Tyler Herro shrugged off questions Tuesday about potentially being traded, Anthony Chiang of the Miami Herald writes. Herro was making an appearance for his foundation in Miami. His name has popped up prominently as the potential centerpiece of a Heat trade package for a star like Kevin Durant or Donovan Mitchell. “I mean […]
  • Tyler Hall Signs Exhibit 10 Contract With Mavs August 16, 2022
    Tyler Hall has signed a contract with the Mavericks, Spotrac contributor Keith Smith tweets. It’s an Exhibit 10 deal, JD Shaw of Hoops Rumors tweets. The 6’5” Hall had a cameo appearance with the Knicks last season on a 10-day hardship exception contract. He started 25 games last season for the G League Westchester Knicks, […]
  • Spurs, Alize Johnson Agree To One-Year Deal August 16, 2022
    4:13pm: Johnson’s contract will be a non-guaranteed camp deal, according to Jeff McDonald of The San Antonio Express-News (Twitter link). 3:49pm: The Spurs have reached an agreement on a one-year contract with forward/center Alize Johnson, agent George Langberg tells Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN (Twitter link). Wojnarowski says the deal is worth $2MM, which suggests it’s […]
  • Bulls Sign Carlik Jones To Exhibit 10 Contract August 16, 2022
    The Bulls have signed guard Carlik Jones to a training camp contract, as tweeted by Keith Smith of Spotrac and confirmed by Jones himself. The deal is a one-year, non-guaranteed contract that includes Exhibit 10 language, Hoops Rumors has learned. That means it could be converted into a two-way contract before the regular season begins […]
  • Bulls Confirm Justin Lewis Will Undergo Surgery On ACL August 16, 2022
    Bulls rookie forward Justin Lewis has injured the ACL in his right knee, the team confirmed today in a press release. According to the announcement, Lewis will undergo surgery at some point in the coming weeks and will be out indefinitely. Lewis’ knee injury was first reported last Thursday by K.C. Johnson of NBC Sports […]
  • Southwest Notes: J. Jackson, Sochan, Silas, Garuba August 16, 2022
    Grizzlies big man Jaren Jackson Jr. will miss the start of the upcoming season after offseason surgery for a stress fracture in his right foot, but an orthopedics doctor tells Damichael Cole of The Memphis Commercial Appeal that Jackson should be back to normal once he completes the rehab process. Dr. Kenneth Jung, who specializes in foot and ankle fractures, […]
  • Knicks, Jazz Re-Engage In Donovan Mitchell Discussions August 16, 2022
    The Knicks and Jazz have been back in touch about Donovan Mitchell within the past week, according to Shams Charania and Tony Jones of The Athletic, who report that the two teams have had a “fresh trade conversation” about what a deal sending Mitchell to New York might look like. As Charania and Jones explain, […]
  • Pelicans Reportedly Unwilling To Offer Ingram In Package For Durant August 16, 2022
    The Pelicans are unwilling to include Brandon Ingram in a trade offer for Nets star Kevin Durant, league sources tell Christian Clark of New Orleans has been mentioned as a possible landing spot for Durant, who is pushing for a trade out of Brooklyn. Building an offer around Ingram would mean offering up a […]
  • Hoops Rumors Chat Transcript: 8/16/2022 August 16, 2022
    Hoops Rumors hosted a live chat today. Click here to view the transcript. Our next live chat will take place on Saturday at noon Central time with Dana Gauruder.
  • Jalen Harris Reinstated By NBA August 16, 2022
    Jalen Harris has been reinstated by the NBA, the league announced today in a press release. Harris, who turned 24 on Sunday, was dismissed and disqualified from the NBA on July 1, 2021 for violating the terms of the league’s anti-drug program. The NBA announced at the time that the former Nevada guard would be […]
  • Nuggets Second-Rounder Ismael Kamagate To Remain In Paris August 16, 2022
    After being selected in the second round of the 2022 NBA draft, French center Ismael Kamagate will remain in his home country and will continue to play for Paris Basketball, the team announced today (via Twitter). The No. 46 pick in June, Kamagate was technically drafted by the Pistons with a second-round selection they acquired […]
  • NBA To Release Full 2022/23 Schedule On Wednesday August 16, 2022
    9:04am: The NBA’s schedule announcement is set for 3:00 pm Eastern time (2:00 pm CT) on Wednesday, the league has confirmed (via Twitter). 7:50am: The NBA will announce its full schedule for the 2022/23 regular season on Wednesday, league sources tell veteran reporter Marc Stein (Twitter link). A handful of key matchups on the coming […]