Basketball

Russell joining GSW, Iguodala to Grizz

[ad_1] The Golden State Warriors and Brooklyn Nets have agreed on a sign-and-trade that will send point guard D'Angelo Russell to the Warriors, who will send Andre Iguodala to the Memphis Grizzlies, league sources told ESPN.Russell will receive a four-year, $117 million maximum contract, league sources said. The 23-year-old no longer fit on the Nets after they landed Kyrie Irving on Sunday. League sources told ESPN that Irving will sign
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Russell joining Warriors on max deal

[ad_1] The Golden State Warriors and Brooklyn Nets have agreed on a sign-and-trade that will send D'Angelo Russell to the Warriors on a four-year, $117 million maximum contract, league sources told ESPN.The teams are working to finalize the deal. Golden State has to unload salary elsewhere to make the sign-and-trade happen -- which means Andre Iguodala could be on the move, league sources told ESPN. [ad_2] Source link
Basketball

Middleton will rejoin Bucks for five years, $178M

[ad_1] All-Star Khris Middleton has agreed to a five-year, $178 million contract to return to the Milwaukee Bucks, Excel Sports agent Mike Lindeman told ESPN.The deal includes a player option on the fifth year.Middleton has developed into the co-star to MVP Giannis Antetokounmpo on the Bucks' championship-contender team, and his commitment Sunday reestablishes Milwaukee as an Eastern Conference favorite.1 Related"We are not done. The goal wasn't to reach the Eastern
Hockey

AP source confirms Connolly expected to sign with Panthers

[ad_1] A person with direct knowledge of the situation confirms to The Associated Press that free agent forward Brett Connolly is expected to sign with the Florida Panthers. The person spoke on the condition of anonymity because the NHL’s free agency period doesn’t open until Monday. Edmonton radio station CHED AM first reported the news Sunday night. Connolly has eight seasons of NHL experience, and spent the past three with
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Snubs, surprises and more — MLB All-Star roster reaction

[ad_1] Bryce Harper signed a record-breaking $330 million contract with the Phillies as a free agent. Manny Machado signed a $300 million contract with the Padres as a free agent. Neither is a 2019 All-Star.Tommy La Stella, traded in the offseason from the Cubs to the Angels for a player to be named later after hitting 10 career home runs in five major league seasons, is a 2019 All-Star. He's
Basketball

Sources — 76ers, Simmons open extension talks

[ad_1] The Philadelphia 76ers have started discussions with agent Rich Paul on a contract extension for All-Star guard Ben Simmons, league sources told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski.Simmons, the No. 1 overall pick in the 2016 draft, earned Rookie of the Year honors in 2018 after sitting out a year with a broken right foot.Simmons, 22, averaged 16.9 points, 8.8 rebounds and 7.7 assists last season for the Sixers, who lost to
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Heat finalizing sign-and-trade for Butler

[ad_1] The Miami Heat are finalizing a sign-and-trade deal with the Philadelphia 76ers to acquire star guard Jimmy Butler, league sources told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski.2 RelatedMiami is sending guard Josh Richardson to Philadelphia as part of the deal, sources said Sunday. The Heat will also move guard Goran Dragic to the Dallas Mavericks, ESPN's Ramona Shelburne reported.It has been an eventful two years for Butler. The No. 30 pick in
Nascar

Bowman gets 1st Cup Series win at Chicagoland

[ad_1] JOLIET, Ill. (AP) — Alex Bowman is part of the club now. That means no more cracks about coming up empty. He’s a winner once again. Bowman held off Kyle Larson for his first career NASCAR Cup Series victory, leading a terrific performance for Hendrick Motorsports at Chicagoland Speedway on Sunday. Article continues below ... Bowman had one of the fastest cars during practice, and the strength of his
Basketball

Thad Young, Bulls agree to $41M deal

[ad_1] CHICAGO -- Power forward Thaddeus Young has agreed to a three-year, $41 million deal with the Chicago Bulls, a source confirmed to ESPN on Sunday.What's up @chicagobulls ? Gar, Jim, and Pax thanks for opportunity to help build culture and get us back on track. Let's work.— Thad Young (@yungsmoove21) July 1, 2019 Yahoo! Sports was first to report the deal.Young started all 81 games for the Indiana Pacers