According to the Miami Herald, the Miami Heat are reportedly holding Timberwolves’ superstar Jimmy Butler in “very high regard.” While the Heat have yet to announced any formal trade offers, it seems as though the team will attempt to work one out in the coming days. This news comes just days after the Heat announced they would likely be without guard Dion Waiters for the beginning of the season due to continuing rehab on his foot.
Free-agent guard Jarret Jack has reportedly agreed to a contract with the New Orleans Pelicans, per Yahoo Sports’ Shams Charania. The contract is reportedly only a one-year deal, but it is also non-guaranteed, which allows him to compete for a reserve point guard position. Jack averaged 7.5 points, 3.1 rebounds, and 5.6 assists while playing for the New York Knicks last season.
The Los Angeles Clippers are reportedly matching the offer sheet for Tyrone Wallace, which was extended to him earlier in the week by the New Orleans Pelicans. The Clippers had the option to match the offer sheet because Wallace was a restricted free agent.
Los Angeles Clippers’ restricted free-agent Tyrone Wallace has reportedly agreed to an offer sheet with the New Orleans Pelicans. According to Shams Charania of Yahoo Sports, the Clippers have placed a two-way qualifying offer on Wallace, which enables them to match the Pelican’s deal.
According to Shams Charania of Yahoo Sports, the Los Angeles Lakers have agreed to a contract buyout with Luol Deng. The two sides are reportedly working on parting the two years and $38 million dollars left on Deng’s contract, which would allow him to enter free agency.