While there have been a bunch of notable free agent signings this offseason, like Dennis Schroeder and Montrezl Harrell both joining the reigning champion Los Angeles Lakers and Gordon Hayward suckering Michael Jordan into paying hi $120 million over the nest four seasons, there are still some notable free agents out there – and several trade rumors still floating around as well. Let’s get the low-down on the latest rumors making the rounds in NBA circles so you can get all set for the upcoming season and make your bets against their NBA odds.
NBA Rumors – With Free Agents Still Unsigned, What Lies Ahead?
The Real Ingram Show
The New Orleans Pelicans and sweet-shooting restricted free agent Brandon Ingram have agreed to a five-year, max contract. The deal will keep the forward in New Orleans through 2024-25.
Pacers, Kelan Martin Agree To Deal
The Pacers and free agent wing Kelan Martin have agreed to a deal, agent Mike Lindeman recently reported.
Glenn Robinson III is drawing interest from several NBA teams including both LA franchises. However, the Houston Rockets, the Utah Jazz and the Brooklyn Nets are all reportedly interested in the athletic forward.
Bulls, Noah Vonleh Agree To One-Year Deal
The Chicago Bulls have signed big man Noah Vonleh to a one-year deal.
From NBL to NBA
Swingman Jae’Sean Tate is going from playing last season in Australia for the Sydney Kings of the NBL to the Houston Rockets in the NBA. After signing a three-year deal, Tate will be reunited with Houston’s newest assistant coach, Will Weaver, who was actually the head coach of the Sydney Kings last season.
Six In One Hand, Half-Dozen In The Other
The Houston Rockets and Washington Wizards continue to discuss a potential trade for disgruntled veteran point guards Russell Westbrook and John Wall, but I’m like…what’s the difference between the two?
Blevins to Blazers On Two-Way Contract
The Trail Blazers have signed wing Keljin Blevins to a two-way contract for the 2020-21 season. Blevins, who is Damian Lillard’s cousin, reported the news on his Instagram account on Tuesday.
Hassan Whiteside, Sacramento Kings agree to 1-year deal
Free-agent center Hassan Whiteside has agreed to a one-year deal with the Sacramento Kings. Whiteside led the NBA with 2.9 blocks per game last season and finished third in rebounds (13.5) while playing for the Portland Trail Blazers.
Sixers Sign Veteran Guard Derrick Walton Jr.
The Philadelphia 76ers have added veteran guard Derrick Walton Jr. on Thursday. The former Michigan Wolverine, went undrafted in 2017 after spending four seasons in the NCAA. After his senior season at Michigan, he signed on with the Orlando Magic for an opportunity to play in the 2017 NBA Summer League.