International Wiretap

Nick Young Signs With Zhejiang Lions

Dec 28, 2020 1:47 PM

Nick Young is signing a contract with the Zhejiang Lions of the Chinese Basketball Association.

Young last played competitive basketball in December 2018 with the Denver Nuggets.

Young won a championship with the Golden State Warriors in 2018.

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Nahziah Carter Leaves University Of Washington, Signs With Melbourne United

Dec 5, 2020 12:23 PM

Nahziah Carter is close to an agreement with Melbourne United as part of the NBL's Next Stars program, sources told ESPN.

Carter recently announced that he would be leaving the University of Washington to pursue a pro career.

Carter was suspended in October for violating the Intercollegiate Athletics Code of Conduct.

The 21-year-old Carter averaged 12.2 points and 4.9 rebounds as a junior. 

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Deividas Sirvydis Agrees To Three-Year Deal With Pistons

Dec 1, 2020 10:54 AM

Deividas Sirvydis has agreed to a three-year contract with the Detroit Pistons.

Sirvydis was the 37th overall pick in the 2019 draft.

Sirvydis averaged 5.8 points and 2.7 rebounds in 16.7 minutes per game last season with Lietuvos Rytas. Sirvydis has been playing for Hapoel Jerusalem this season.

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Tags: Deividas Sirvydis, Detroit Pistons, Hapoel Bank Yahav Jerusalem, NBA, NBA Signing Rumor, NBA Misc Rumor, International, International Teams

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Marco Belinelli Returns To Italy, Signs Three-Year Deal With Virtus Bologna

Nov 28, 2020 12:29 PM

Marco Belinelli has signed a three-year deal with Virtus Bologna in Italy.

Belinelli spent the last 13 years in the NBA, including winning the 2014 NBA Title with the Spurs. 

ESPN

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Warriors Interested In Jeremy Lin

Oct 26, 2020 8:12 AM

The Golden State Warriors have interest in Jeremy Lin, according to a source.

Lin last played in the NBA in 18-19 with the Toronto Raptors, only playing sparingly. Lin received little free agent interest in 2019 and eventually signed in China.

Lin began his NBA career with the Warriors.

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Nikola Mirotic Signs Extension With Barcelona Through 24-25

Sep 25, 2020 1:51 PM

Nikola Mirotic has signed an extension with Barcelona through the 24-25 season.

Mirotic was previously on a deal through 2022 with an option for 2023.

Mirotic was named Liga Endesa MVP on the back of his 19.5 points and 5.7 rebounds a game.

“I’m very happy and very grateful to the club for this new opportunity," said Mirotic. "I’m happy to have extended my contract. 2025 sounds great. So many years wearing this shirt and hopefully achieving further success. I look forward to repaying that trust.

“The club has trusted in me ever since I arrived. Everyone knows it is never easy to come back from the US, but the club has given me everything. They wanted to bring me here, the fans have been good to me, the energy is great and I have often said how surprised I have seen to be so well received.”

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Tags: Nikola Mirotic, Barca, Euroleague, Spanish ACB, NBA, NBA Signing Rumor, NBA Misc Rumor, International, International Teams, International League

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Dragan Bender Agrees To Sign With Maccabi Tel Aviv

Sep 23, 2020 2:35 PM

Dragan Bender has agreed to sign with Maccabi Tel Aviv.

Bender played for Maccabi before he was drafted by the Phoenix Suns in 2016.

Bender spent last season with the Milwaukee Bucks and Golden State Warriors.

Maccabi is believed to have given Bender an NBA out in his contract. 

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Ty Lawson Cut From Fujian Sturgeons Due To Conduct

Sep 20, 2020 1:17 AM

Ty Lawson was cut from the Fujian Sturgeons in the Chinese Basketball Association due to "inappropriate comments" he made on social media.

Lawson, who lead Fujian to a playoff berth last season, had stayed in China during the CBA offseason.

The Sturgeons released a statement saying that Lawson violated the "social responsibilities and core values" of the team.

The 32-year-old Lawson has not commented on the departure. 

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Marc Gasol Considering Signing In Europe

Sep 17, 2020 1:44 PM

Marc Gasol will consider continuing his professional career in Europe now that his contract in the NBA has ended.

Gasol's decision could hinge on family reasons as he could still command a more lucrative contract in the NBA.

Gasol spent the past season and a half with the Toronto Raptors.

The European season will begin before the NBA even hits free agency, which could complicate his decision.

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Jeremy Lin Will Seek Return To NBA

Sep 15, 2020 1:35 PM

Jeremy Lin has announced he will seek a return to the NBA next season.

Lin played this season for the Beijing Ducks in the Chinese Basketball Association. 

“This decision has really been the hardest in my life,” Lin told his seven million followers in Mandarin in a tearful video on Weibo.

“Every morning I would wake up at 4am or 5am, thinking, thinking and thinking all the time.

“In the end, although Shougang has treated me incredibly well … giving me everything I wanted, in the end, I feel that I still have NBA dreams. I still have time to play and I have to chase this.”

Jonathan White/South China Daily Post

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Facundo Campazzo Could Leave Real Madrid To Sign With Wolves

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Bonn Parts Ways With Joshiko Saibou For Participating In Anti-COVID-19 Measures Protest

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Igor Kokoskov Leaves Kings To Begin Job Coaching Fenerbahce

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Deni Avdija Becomes Youngest MVP In Israeli League History

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Filip Petrusev To Leave Gonzaga, Sign Pro Deal In Serbia

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Pau Gasol To Sign One-Year Deal With Barcelona

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Igor Kokoskov Agrees To Become Head Coach Of Fenerbahce

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Nikola Mirotic Named MVP Of Spanish League

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EuroLeague Releases 20-21 Regular Season Schedule With Oct. 1 Start Date

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Alex Antetokounmpo Signs With UCAM Murcia In Liga ACB

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Chinese Basketball Association Restarts Season Behind Closed Doors

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Deni Avdija Will Finish Season With Maccabi Before Preparing For 2020 NBA Draft

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Bryan Colangelo Purchases Ownership Stake In Illawarra Hawks

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Shane Larkin Looking For 18-25 Minutes With NBA Team, Wants 'True Responsibility'

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German Basketball Players Asked To Wear Chips To Monitor Their Movement

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Nikola Milutinov Signs Three-Year Deal With CSKA

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EuroLeague Cancels Remainder Of 19-20 Season

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Davide Moretti Leaves Texas Tech, Signs Multi-Year Deal With Olimpia Milano

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Yao Ming Presents Three Options For Chinese Basketball Association To Resume Season

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Alex Antetokounmpo To Play Professionally In Europe

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