The Sacramento Kings today signed free-agent point guard Orien Greene to a contract, according to Kings’ President of Basketball Operations Geoff Petrie. Per team policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed. InsideHoops.com hears it’s a short-term deal, and we’re assuming it’s for low money, probably close to the minimum, but we absolutely have not […]
Archive for August, 2007
The Denver Nuggets have signed free agent G Anthony Carter, team Vice President of Basketball Operations Mark Warkentien announced today.
Carter, 6-2, 195, averaged 3.0 ppg, 5.5 apg and 1.5 rpg in two games for the Nuggets last season. He appeared in one playoff game, scoring eight points and handing out two assists in 14 minutes. […]
Sacramento Kings guard Kevin Martin will join a host of NBA stars and coaching personnel returning to Johannesburg, South Africa September 5-9 at the American International School of Johannesburg for the fifth edition of Basketball without Borders Africa.
A partnership between the National Basketball Association (NBA), the International Basketball Federation (FIBA) and Basketball South Africa (BSA), […]
The Dallas Mavericks announced today that they have requested waivers on forward Pops Mensah-Bonsu, despite the fact that “Pops” is a cool first name.
Mensah-Bonsu (6-9, 240) played for the Mavericks in the Vegas Summer League and Rocky Mountain Revue during the summer of 2006 and was signed by Dallas as a rookie free agent on […]
The Boston Celtics announced today that they have named Tom Thibodeau as an assistant coach. Per team policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed.
“I’ve admired Tom as a coach for a long time. It’s good to have him on my side.” said Celtics Head Coach Doc Rivers.
Thibodeau, who comes to the team from the […]
LeBron James (Cleveland Cavaliers) tallied 16 of his game-high 26 points in the second quarter to help the USA Men’s Senior National Team (7-0/6-0) blow open a 10-point first quarter lead and run away with a 118-79 victory over Uruguay (2-4) in the FIBA Americas Championship 2007 Wednesday at the Thomas & Mack Center in […]
The Los Angeles Clippers today signed free agent forward Ruben Patterson. Per team policy, terms of the deal were not released.
A nine-year NBA veteran, Patterson is coming off a successful 2006-07 season in Milwaukee, where he established new career-highs by averaging 14.7 points, 2.9 assists and 31.4 minutes per game. Patterson appeared in 81 games […]
The Denver Nuggets have waived G Anthony Carter, team Vice President of Basketball Operations Mark Warkentien announced today.
Carter, 6-2, 195, averaged 3.0 ppg, 5.5 apg and 1.5 rpg in two games for the Nuggets last season. He appeared in on playoff game, scoring eight points and handing out two assists in 14 minutes.
During his […]
Posted in Seattle Sonics on Aug 29th, 2007
Seattle SuperSonics General Manager Sam Presti today announced additions to the Sonics Basketball front office staff as Bill Branch, Gerald Madkins and Frank Ross will all begin their Sonics duties immediately in preparation for the 2007-08 season.
“I am excited to welcome Bill, Gerald and Frank to the Sonics organization, and I look forward to their […]
Charlotte Bobcats Executive Vice President of Basketball Operations Bernie Bickerstaff and General Manager Rod Higgins announced today that the team has re-signed guard Jeff McInnis, who became an unrestricted free agent on July 1. Per team policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed.
The Bobcats acquired the 6-4, 190-pound Charlotte native in a January 3, […]