Entries Tagged as 'Free Agency'

O.J. Mayo signs with Dallas, Courtney Lee the next option?

July 16th, 2012 · 150 Comments

Even before New Orleans officially matched the Suns’ offer sheet to Eric Gordon, the Suns set their sights on O.J. Mayo by bringing the free-agent shooting guard in for a visit on Friday. Now it’s time to go to a Plan C after both Mayo himself and Mavs owner Mark Cuban tweeted that the former Grizzly has […]

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Suns place winning bid for Luis Scola, amnesty Josh Childress

July 15th, 2012 · 46 Comments

The free agent bonanza continues in Phoenix as the Suns have won the amnesty auction for Luis Scola. The 6-foot-9 power forward was amnestied on Friday by the Houston Rockets as part of GM Daryl Morey’s plan to land Dwight Howard. Scola spent all of his first five NBA seasons with the Rockets after being […]

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Tags: Free Agency · Houston Rockets · Josh Childress · Luis Scola · Phoenix Suns

Suns miss out on Eric Gordon, turn eyes to O.J. Mayo

July 14th, 2012 · 100 Comments

It comes as no surprise, but the New Orleans Hornets have matched the Suns’ $58 million offer to Eric Gordon. ESPN’s Marc Stein was the first to break the news. While many in Phoenix were hopeful that the Hornets might let Gordon walk, New Orleans was adamant from the outset that it intended to match […]

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O.J. Mayo visits Phoenix Suns on Friday

July 13th, 2012 · 51 Comments

As the Phoenix Suns continue to wait for the New Orleans Hornets to match their max offer sheet to Eric Gordon (tomorrow’s the day!), they moved on by holding a meeting today with Gordon’s presumed replacement, free-agent shooting guard O.J. Mayo. Sources incredibly close to Mayo (the player himself), confirmed the meeting: Jus landed in […]

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NBA skills market

July 10th, 2012 · 11 Comments

On Wednesday the league-wide moratorium on new business ends, and NBA free agents can officially sign contracts. Before tomorrow’s inevitable insanity when all 30 GM’s will turn into manic, screaming traders on the NYSE floor, I thought it would a good idea to examine the NBA marketplace as it currently stands. For all the hype, […]

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Under the radar free agents for the Phoenix Suns

July 8th, 2012 · 38 Comments

The worst action movies of the last decade and a half all have one thing in common: fighter jets. While the advent of jet planes has undoubtedly been great for America’s national security, air show fans, and people harboring grudges against geese, it has been almost universally putrid for action movies. Sure, we loved Top […]

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