NBA Basketball

NBA Player News


Date Player
8/22/2016 Jason Terry, Mil, G
Terry will be back for his 18th season after he signed with the Bucks on Monday.

Analysis: Bucks GM John Hammond calls Terry "a true professional who understands what it takes to be successful" in the NBA. Terry spent the last two seasons with Houston. He played in 72 games, including seven starts, with the Rockets last season, averaging 5.9 points, 1.4 assists and 1.1 rebounds in 17.5 minutes per game.
8/17/2016 Beno Udrih, Mia, PG
The Heat re-signed Udrih on Wednesday, adding depth to their backcourt. Terms were not disclosed but the Miami Herald reported the deal is for one year at the veteran's minimum of $1.4 million.

Analysis: Udrih, 34, has appeared in 792 NBA regular-season games (272 starts) during his 12-year career, averaging 8.5 points, 3.4 assists, 2.1 rebounds and 22.3 minutes while shooting 46.3 percent from the floor, 34.9 percent from 3-point range and 83 percent from the foul line. Udrih averaged 4.4 points and 2.5 assists and 16.3 minutes in 36 games for the Heat last season after a November trade from the Memphis Grizzlies.
8/14/2016 Ronnie Price, OKC, G
The Thunder have signed Price to a reported two-year, $5 million contract.

Analysis: The Thunder will be Price's fifth team in five seasons. The 11-year veteran spent the 2015-16 campaign with Phoenix and averaged career highs of 5.3 points, 2.4 assists and 1.2 steals in 62 games.
8/13/2016 Timofey Mozgov, LAL, C
Mozgov will have an MRI after injuring his groin while playing for Russia in the Olympics.

Analysis: The 7-foot-1 center sustained the injury in Russia's game against Ukraine on Friday. Mozgov signed a four-year, $64 million contract with the Lakers in July after averaging 6.3 points and 4.4 rebounds in 76 games for NBA champion Cleveland last season.
8/11/2016 LeBron James, Cle, F
James and the Cavaliers agreed to terms on a three-year, $100 million contract Thursday.

Analysis: James, who reportedly holds a player option on the third year of the deal, led the city of Cleveland to its first championship in 52 years as the Cavs became the first team to come back from a 3-1 deficit in the NBA Finals to defeat the defending champion Warriors.
 
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