February 2020 Basketball Wiretap

Suns Waive Tyler Johnson

Feb 9, 2020 8:25 PM

The Phoenix Suns have waived Tyler Johnson, league sources told Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN.

Johnson is in the final year of a 4-year deal, and is still owed $7 million of his $19.25 million contract.

Teams are expected to be interested in signing Johnson, according to ESPN.

Adrian Wojnarowski/ESPN

Tags: Tyler Johnson, Phoenix Suns, NBA, NBA Waiver

Dion Waiters, Grizzlies Agree To Buyout

Feb 9, 2020 4:43 PM

Dion Waiters and the Memphis Grizzlies have agreed to a buyout.

Waiters will receive his full pay for the remainder of the current season and $12.6 million in 20-21.

Waiters appeared in three games for the Miami Heat this season before his trade to the Grizzlies at the deadline.

Shams Charania/The Athletic

Tags: Dion Waiters, Memphis Grizzlies, NBA, NBA Signing Rumor, NBA Misc Rumor, NBA Waiver

Clippers Waive Isaiah Thomas, Have Two Open Roster Spots

Feb 8, 2020 7:43 PM

The Los Angeles Clippers have waived Isaiah Thomas, league sources told Shams Charania of The Athletic.

Thomas was part of a three-team trade with the Wizards and the Knicks.

The Clippers now have two free roster spots. 

Shams Charania/The Athletic

Tags: Isaiah Thomas, Los Angeles Clippers, NBA, NBA Waiver

Bucks Waive Dragan Bender To Clear Roster Spot For Marvin Williams

Feb 8, 2020 11:36 AM

The Milwaukee Bucks are waiving Dragan Bender, league sources told Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN.

The move clears a roster spot for Marvin Williams, who will sign with the Bucks after agreeing to a buyout with the Hornets.

Bender averaged 3.7 points in 7 games this season. 

Adrian Wojnarwoski/ESPN

Tags: Dragan Bender, Marvin Williams, Milwaukee Bucks, NBA, NBA Waiver

Nuggets Request Waivers On Gerald Green

Feb 8, 2020 3:36 AM

The Denver Nuggets have requested waivers on Gerald Green, whom they recently acquired as part of a 12-player, 4-team deal.

Green has sat out the entire season due to a foot injury.

The Nuggets will have one open roster spot after waiving Green.


Tags: Gerald Green, Denver Nuggets, NBA, NBA Waiver

Marvin Williams Agrees To Buyout With Hornets, Plans To Sign With Bucks

Feb 7, 2020 8:50 PM

Marvin Williams Jr. and the Charlotte Hornets have agreed to a buyout.

Williams was on a $15 million expiring contract and will clear waivers to become an unrestricted free agent.

Williams has been with the Hornets since 2014 and will give a contending team frontcourt versatility. 

Shams Charania of The Athletic reports Williams plans to sign with the Milwaukee Bucks once he clears waivers.

Adrian Wojnarowski/ESPN

Tags: Marvin Williams, Charlotte Hornets, NBA, NBA Signing Rumor, NBA Misc Rumor, NBA Waiver

Pistons Waive Tim Frazier

Feb 6, 2020 3:51 PM

The Detroit Pistons have waived Tim Frazier.

Frazier signed a one-year, $2.1 million deal with the Pistons in the offseason.

Adrian Wojnarowski/ESPN

Tags: Tim Frazier, Detroit Pistons, NBA, NBA Signing Rumor, NBA Misc Rumor, NBA Waiver

76ers Waive Trey Burke

Feb 6, 2020 3:20 PM

The Philadelphia 76ers will waive Trey Burke.

Burke is not with the 76ers in Milwaukee as they prepare to play the Bucks.

Keith Pompey/Philadelphia Daily News

Tags: Trey Burke, Philadelphia Sixers, NBA, NBA Signing Rumor, NBA Misc Rumor, NBA Waiver

Hawks Waive Chandler Parsons To Create Roster Spot

Feb 5, 2020 10:11 AM

The Atlanta Hawks will waive Chandler Parsons to create a roster spot to facilitate the four-team trade involving the Houston Rockets, Minnesota Timberwolves and Denver Nuggets.

Parsons is on a $25.1 million expiring contract.

Parsons was in a car accident last month that puts his already tenuous NBA career in jeopardy. 

Adrian Wojnarowski/ESPN

Tags: Chandler Parsons, Atlanta Hawks, NBA, NBA Signing Rumor, NBA Misc Rumor, NBA Waiver