NBA Southeast News and Rumors
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Pat Riley never got to see the team he rebuilt this past February take the floor. Injuries and circumstance conspired to keep his Miami Heat working at less than 100 percent capacity en route to a lottery finish, and he really wanted a shot at seeing ho…Share Tweet
nba.com 1 hour agoA person with knowledge of the deals says the Atlanta Hawks are finalizing a trade for San Antonio Spurs center Tiago Splitter.Share Tweetnba.com 5 hours agoDeMarre Carroll is leaving the Atlanta Hawks to join the Toronto Raptors.Share Tweetnba.com 20 hours agoAtlanta Hawks guard Kyle Korver is expected to be ready for the start of training camp following surgery to remove loose bodies in his right elbow.Share Tweet
Hawks' Budenholzer gets added title; Wilcox promoted to GMnba.com 21 hours agoThe Atlanta Hawks on Tuesday announced that Head Coach Mike Budenholzer has been promoted to President of Basketball Operations in addition to his duties as Head Coach and Wes Wilcox has been promoted to General Manager.Share Tweet
Antic leaving Hawks to return to Europenba.com 23 hours agoPero Antic is returning to Europe following two seasons with the Atlanta Hawks, most spent as a backup power forward and center.Share Tweet
Magic draft pick Mario Hezonja completes buyoutnba.com Jun 30 (yesterday)Orlando Magic draft pick Mario Hezonja has completed a buyout with European club FC Barcelona and is expected to join his new team in the coming days.Share Tweet
Budenholzer hopes Hardaway helps Hawks keep Millsap, Carrollnba.com Jun 29 (yesterday)Now that he's added Tim Hardaway Jr., Hawks coach Mike Budenholzer has narrowed his focus on re-signing All-Star forward Paul Millsap and starting guard DeMarre Carroll.Share Tweetnba.com Jun 29 (yesterday)The Orlando Magic have lost one player and will soon pick up another.Share TweetDwyane Wade will become a free agent Wednesday, and his 12-year stay with the Miami Heat could be ending.Share Tweet
Deng staying with Heat, opts-in for $10.1 millionnba.com Jun 29 (2 days ago)Luol Deng has elected to stay with the Miami Heat next season, using his opt-in clause on a $10.1 million deal.Share Tweet
Heat decline Beasley's option, making him free agentnba.com Jun 28 (3 days ago)Michael Beasley's third stint with the Miami Heat has ended.Share Tweet
Pierce opts out of contract with Wizardsnba.com Jun 27 (4 days ago)Paul Pierce is opting out of the final year of his contract with the Wizards and will become a free agent Wednesday.Share Tweetyahoo.com Jun 26 (5 days ago)One of the more surprising dips in Thursday's 2015 NBA Draft belonged to Duke wing Justise Winslow, a potential target for the New York Knicks at No. 4 who fell all the way to the Miami Heat at No. 10. Although a notable prospect was bound to drop a few…Share Tweetnba.com Jun 26 (6 days ago)From his spike-covered shoes to his initial TV interview as an NBA draftee, Kelly Oubre sure made quite a first impression.Share Tweetnba.com Jun 26 (6 days ago)As names started coming off his draft board, Hawks coach Mike Budenholzer didn't see a player who excited him at the 15th or the 19th spot.Share Tweet
Grant Hill hoping to help bring success to Hawksnba.com Jun 25 (6 days ago)Grant Hill always wondered why the Atlanta Hawks struggled to attract big-name free agents.Share Tweet
Magic deal Ridnour to Grizzlies for rights to Latvian Timmanba.com Jun 24The Orlando Magic have agreed to send reserve point guard Luke Ridnour to the Memphis Grizzlies in exchange for the rights to forward Janis Timma.Share TweetWe've known for a while that the Atlanta Hawks were planning to unveil new uniforms before June's 2015 NBA draft in time for the 2015-16 season, and we'd already seen a couple of leaked images giving us a sense of what they might look like — first the t…Share Tweet
NBA Top PlaysMar 20Derrick Williams' posterizing, one-handed slam is the top play in the NBA.
Magic Stun BlazersMar 20Victor Oladipo, Elfrid Payton and Nikola Vucevic each scored 22 points in the Magic's 111-104 win over the Blazers.
Westbrook, Thunder Topple HawksMar 20Russell Westbrook recorded his ninth triple-double of the season and the Thunder defeated the Hawks 123-115.
Wade, Heat Cruise Past NuggetsMar 20Dwyane Wade scored 20-plus points for the seventh straight game and the Heat toppled the Nuggets 108-91.
Cleveland Cavaliers, Tristan Thompson near dealJul 1The Cleveland Cavaliers are nearing an agreement on a long-term deal to re-sign restricted free agent Tristan Thompson, according to league sources.
Kevin Love agrees to five-year, $110 million contract with Cleveland Caval…Jul 1Kevin Love is re-signing with the Cleveland Cavaliers, he announced Wednesday. Love has agreed to a five-year, $110 million contract with the team, a source told ESPN's Brian Windhorst.
ESPN NowJul 1The deal is worth $90M, sources tell ESPN's Brian Windhorst. Butler will have a player option for the fifth year of the deal, but the contract assures...
San Antonio Spurs trade Tiago Splitter to Atlanta HawksJul 1The San Antonio Spurs have traded center Tiago Splitter to the Atlanta Hawks in a move that could set up several other free-agent moves, sources said.