HoopsHype Carlos Arroyo rumors


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Kubilay Keceli: Carlos Arroyo offically signs with Besiktas Milangaz expected to be in Istanbul tomorrow afternoon. Twitter

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Besiktas agreed to terms with Carlos Arroyo. The Puerto Rican PG was free agent and is expected to join his new team from December 27th. Milangaz, the sponsor of Besiktas, approved his contract and gave the ok to finalize the deal. Sportando

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Can Pelister: Coach Ergin Ataman: We're waiting for Carlos Arroyo. First choice is Arroyo. If Arroyo gets a deal with any NBA team, our second choice is Demond Mallet. Twitter

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Can Pelister: Besiktas is targeting Carlos Arroyo. If Arroyo rejects the offer, Demond Mallet and Chris Douglas-Roberts are another options. Twitter

In addition to a starting center, the Knicks have been on the hunt for a solid backup point guard for Chauncey Billups, and they've reportedly contacted unrestricted free agent J.J. Barea. But there's another Puerto Rican who would fit well in New York: Carlos Arroyo, who played for the Heat and Celtics last season. "I love New York," Arroyo told ESPNNewYork.com. "It would be a great situation for me -- aside from being the largest Puerto Rican population in the U.S. (laughs). I have a great relationship with Chauncey, Melo and Amare, especially with Chauncey since we played together in Detroit [from 2004 to '06]." ESPN.com

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On Saturday, Converse launched the Converse Open Gym Puerto Rico, the grassroots program dedicated to supporting youth basketball. Serving as honorary on-court monitors were Converse athletes Carlos Arroyo and JJ Barea, who talked to the kids about how basketball has played a major role in their lives. A record number of kids, more than 1,000, attended the launch of the Converse Open Gym Puerto Rico which is free for all participants ages 10-18. As part of the event, kids were invited to play pick-up games and had an opportunity to try on the latest Converse basketball shoes. The event featured a green screen-technology photo area where kids created their own Converse Connectivity Campaign, a temporary tattoo parlor highlighting the Puerto Rican national flag and Open Gym graphics, and the Converse barbershop where local barbers, including Carlos Arroyo, gave free haircuts to participants. They even helped some of the kids with drawing their own pair of Converse. Sole Collector

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