Basketball Wiretap

Kings To Waive Matt Barnes

Feb 20, 2017 12:49 PM

The Sacramento Kings will waive Matt Barnes in order to create enough roster room to execute the DeMarcus Cousins trade.

Barnes agreed to a two-year, $12 million contract with the Kings during the 2016 offseason.

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Heat To Release Derrick Williams, Sign Okaro White To Two-Year Deal

Feb 6, 2017 11:41 AM

The Miami Heat will release Derrick Williams to sign Okaro White to a two-year deal.

White is averaging 4.1 points and 2.6 rebounds in 16.4 minutes over nine games with the Heat. White was previously playing for Sioux Falls Skyforce of the D-League.

Williams signed a one-year, $5 million deal with the Heat in the offseason.

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Warriors Waive Anderson Varejao To Sign Briante Weber To 10-Day Deal

Feb 3, 2017 3:31 PM

The Golden State Warriors have waived Anderson Varejao to sign Briante Weber to a 10-day ontract.

Golden State made the move to bring in another athletic, versatile guard.

Weber, 24, was the NBA Development League’s Player of the Month for January, averaging 21 points, eight assists, six rebounds and 3.6 steals for Sioux Falls.

Varejao has played sparingly for the Warriors after joining the team last season.

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Grizzlies Re-Sign Toney Douglas, Waive Troy Williams

Jan 30, 2017 12:30 PM

The Memphis Grizzlies have re-signed Toney Douglas on a 10-day contract.

Troy Williams has been waived to create a roster spot for Douglas.

Douglas originally signed with Memphis as a free agent on Dec. 5 pursuant to the NBA’s hardship rule. 

Douglas appeared in six games as a reserve and averaged 5.8 points, 2.7 rebounds and 2.7 assists in 17.8 minutes before he was waived on Dec. 15.

Williams appeared in 24 games (13 starts) for the Grizzlies during his rookie season and has averaged 5.3 points, 1.8 rebounds and 1.00 steals in 17.4 minutes. 

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Mo Williams Finally Clears Waivers

Jan 26, 2017 5:26 PM

Mo Williams has finally cleared waivers with the Denver Nuggets saving more than $1 million.

The Nuggets waived Williams and was claimed by the Philadelphia 76ers who subsequently waived him and was claimed by Denver before being waived again.

Williams underwent surgery on his kne in October.

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Nuggets Claim Mo Williams Off Waivers

Jan 23, 2017 5:59 PM

The Denver Nuggets claimed Mo Williams off waivers.

Denver waived Williams last week and he was subsequently claimed and then waived by the Philadelphia 76ers.

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