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Furkan Korkmaz the hero in Sixers’ win over Bucks in MGM Resorts NBA Summer League

With a quarterfinal berth nearly in their grasp, the Sixers fell apart in the fourth quarter Saturday night but Furkan Korkmaz was there to save the day again. Thanks to a furious late run and an and-1 from Korkmaz with 3.6 seconds left, the Sixers pul…

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Memphis Grizzlies sign forward Omri Casspi

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) The Memphis Grizzlies have signed their second free agent in forward Omri Casspi.
General manager Chris Wallace announced the deal Wednesday. Terms were not disclosed.
The 6-foot-9 Casspi has started 145 of 552 games in his career

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Report: ‘Several teams’ inquire about a sign-and-trade for Smart

A sign-and-trade deal with the Celtics for Marcus Smart?Several teams have inquired about it – including the Memphis Grizzlies and Brooklyn Nets – according to Yahoo Sports’ Jordan Schultz. Source: Several teams – inc the #Grizzlies and #Nets – have inquired

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The Latest: Kyle Anderson officially with Grizzlies

The Latest on NBA Free Agency (all times EDT):
6:15 p.m.
Kyle Anderson’s move to Memphis became official Monday.
Anderson is now a member of the Grizzlies, and their likely starting small forward. San Antonio had until midnight Sunday to match the Grizzlies

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Spurs decline to match Grizzlies’ bid for F Anderson

Forward Kyle Anderson officially became a member of the Memphis Grizzlies at
12:01 a.m. ET on Monday when the San Antonio Spurs refused to match his offer
sheet, multiple media outlets reported.
The 24-year-old restricted free agent signed a four-year

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Report: Spurs decline Kyle Anderson’s RFA offer sheet with Grizzlies

The San Antonio Spurs are reportedly declining the option to match wing Kyle Anderson‘s $37 million offer sheet from the Memphis Grizzlies. Anderson, 24, was a primary target of the Grizzlies, who’ve been determined to upgrade the small forward positio…

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Report: Spurs unlikely to match Grizzlies’ offer on Anderson

The San Antonio Spurs are expected to pass on matching a four-year, $37.2 million offer sheet signed by forward Kyle Anderson, according to the San Antonio Express-News. The Spurs have until midnight Sunday to decide whether to match the offer from the Memphis Grizzlies. According to ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski, the first to report the signing, the offer uses the Grizzlies’ full midlevel exception — and includes a 15 percent trade kicker (additional money paid to a player should he be traded).

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Report: Grizzlies sign Spurs F Anderson to offer sheet

The San Antonio Spurs’ roster makeover made more news Friday night. Just hours after the team lost longtime point guard Tony Parker to the Charlotte Hornets, restricted free-agent forward Kyle Anderson reportedly signed an offer sheet with the Memphis Grizzlies. According to ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski, the first to report the signing, the offer sheet is for four years and $37.2 million — using the Grizzlies’ full midlevel exception — and includes a 15 percent trade kicker (additional money paid to a player should he be traded).

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The Latest: Nurkic staying with Portland on 4-year deal

Portland has announced the signing of Jusuf Nurkic, who agreed earlier Friday to a four-year deal worth $48 million. The 23-year-old Nurkic led the Trail Blazers with 27 double-doubles last season. Jusuf Nurkic is staying with the Portland Trail Blazers.

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Did not see this coming: Kyle Anderson signs four-year, $37.2 million offer sheet with Grizzlies

In a summer where DeMarcus Cousins signed with the Golden State Warriors, this may be the most surprising move of the summer. The Memphis Grizzlies — 28th in the NBA in pace last season — are going after “Slo-Mo” making an offer to restricted free agen…

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Report: Kyle Anderson signs four-year, $37.2 million offer sheet with Grizzlies

Kyle Anderson is cashing in after four solid years with the Spurs. After spending four years in San Antonio, Kyle Anderson might have a new home. The restricted free agent Anderson has signed a four-year, $37.2 million offer sheet with the Grizzlies, a…

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If Kawhi Leonard trade doesn’t happen, what’s next for Sixers?

The Sixers swung and missed in their pursuit of LeBron James. The Kawhi Leonard trade talks are still alive and well, but what if the Spurs’ asking price is too rich? What do Brett Brown and company do if Plans A and B don’t work?

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Lance Stephenson reportedly joining LeBron James on Lakers

Free agency in the NBA just keeps getting weirder and weirder.
On Sunday, after LeBron James agreed to head to the Los Angeles Lakers, the floodgates opened as it was announced that several more players had signed with various teams around the league

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Report: Knicks, Mario Hezonja Agree to One-Year Deal Worth $6.5 Million

The New York Knicks and forward Mario Hezonja have agreed to a one-year deal worth $6.5 million, according to ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski. Hezonja played for the Orlando Magic last season and averaged 9.6 points and 3.7 rebounds per game. The Magic decided

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Cavs pick up option of little-used veteran Perkins

Kendrick Perkins has seen less than 15 minutes of NBA action the past two seasons combined, but he might make millions of dollars as a pro player again next season. The Cleveland Cavaliers reportedly picked up the veteran center’s contract option for 2018-19 on Wednesday. According to the Cleveland Plain Dealer, Perkins’ non-guaranteed option is worth $2.4 million, while ESPN placed the value at $2.5 million.

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Report: Memphis Grizzlies to target Avery Bradley in free agency

Will GMs be willing to write off Avery Bradley‘s rough 2017-18 season? Put Memphis on this list, reports Marc Stein of the New York Times. Thinking out loud: If I were Bradley’s agent, this is a leak I would put out there.

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Report: Recently waived Grizzlies forward to play for Warriors this summer

Add Omari Johnson to the list of players who will soon wear a Warriors uniform. The 6’9″ forward will play for Golden State this summer, according to Keith Schlosser of Ridiculous Upside. Johnson — who played his college ball at Oregon State — finished last season with the Grizzlies.

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Travis Schlenk: Stephen Curry still tried to avoid Warriors while they were on the clock in 2009 draft

Jaren Jackson Jr. tried to dissuade Memphis from picking him for much of the pre-draft process. Some prospects make a lot of noise, but once their draft position comes into focus, they commit to their new team.

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NBA Draft: Round 1 Pick 4 – Jaren Jackson Jr. To The Memphis Grizzlies

The Crossover TV NBA Draft Extravaganza guys react to the Memphis Grizzlies taking Jaren Jackson Jr. with the 4th pick of the 2018 NBA draft.

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Trade Grades: Hawks Trade Luka Doncic to Mavericks for Trae Young and a Future First-Rounder

After a week of speculation, the Atlanta Hawks have traded the No. 3 overall selection Luka Doncic to the Dallas Mavericks for the No. 5 selection, Trae Young. Atlanta was long rumored amongst league executives to prefer Michigan State big man Jaren Ja…

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