December 2011 Basketball Wiretap

Nets Considering Bid On Billups, At Least In Part To Keep Him From Magic
The Nets are contemplating a bid on Chauncey Billups.

Adrian Wojnarowski/Yahoo! Sports (via Twitter)

Davis Likely To Be Waived, End Up With Knicks
Baron Davis has left Cleveland to have his back examined.

Ken Berger/CBS Sports (via TwitteR)

Pacers Decide To Amnesty Posey
James Posey has $6.9 million left on his expiring contract.

Adrian Wojnarowski/Yahoo! Sports

Bobcats Considering Bid On Billups
The Bobcats are considering bidding on Chauncey Billups.

Marc Stein/ESPN

Pistons Officially Waive Hamilton
Richard Hamilton is expected to sign with the Bulls once he clears waivers.

RealGM Staff Report

Pistons Saved $11M With Hamilton Buyout
The Pistons elected not to use the amnesty clause on Richard Hamilton.

Vincent Goodwill/Detroit News (via Twitter)

Billups: Knicks Not Ready To Contend For Title
Chauncey Billups offered his assessment of the Knicks’ chances at winning a championship.

ESPNNewYork.com

Posey Told Not To Report To Camp By Pacers
James Posey was told not to report to training camp by the Pacers, coach Frank Vogel confirmed.

Mike Wells/Indianapolis Star

Warriors Waive Jeremy Lin, Preparing Offer Sheet For Jordan
Jeremy Lin was pulled from practice on Friday and informed of the decision.

Marcus Thompson/Contra Costa Times

Cavaliers Waive Joey Graham
The Cavaliers have waived Joey Graham.

Cleveland Plan-Dealer (via Twitter)

Billups To Consider Retiring If Undesirable Team Claims Him
Chauncey Billups is frustrated with the constant instability with the nature of the NBA.

Ian O'Connor/ESPN

Pistons Reach Buyout With Hamilton
Richard Hamilton has been bought out of his contract with the Pistons and will be placed on waivers.

Vince Ellis/Detroit Free-Press (via Twitter)

Suns Waive Vince Carter, Save $14M
The Suns have waived Vince Carter.

Paul Coro/Arizona Republic (via Twitter)

Magic Use Amnesty Clause On Arenas
Gilbert Arenas played in 70 games with both Washington and Orlando last season.

NBA.com

Report: Cavaliers To Amnesty Baron Davis
The Cavaliers are expected to use their amnesty on Baron Davis.

Marc J. Spears/Yahoo! Sports (via Twitter)

Blazers Won't Amnesty Brandon Roy
Nate McMillan will consider starting Brandon Roy.

Jason Quick/Oregonian (via Twitter)

Suns Plan To Waive Vince Carter
Only $4 million of Vince Carter’s $18 million salary in 2011-12 is guaranteed.

ESPN.com

Roy Waiting For Amnesty Clause Decision From Blazers
The Blazers seem intent to go through an evaluation process before making a decision on whether to apply the amnesty clause to Brandon Roy's contract.

Oregonian

Dallas Won't Use Amnesty On Haywood
Brendan Haywood is owed $45.3 million over five years.

David Aldridge/NBA.com (via Twitter)

Lakers Won't Amnest World Peace At This Time
The Lakers are in the process of evaluating their options of when it would be most useful to use the clause.

Ken Berger/CBS Sports