HoopsHype Dante Cunningham rumors

January 18, 2013 Updates

Lakers general manager Mitch Kupchak is said to have called the Wolves recently about forward Dante Cunningham. But with a reasonable, $2.1 million team option for 2013-14, Cunningham won't be easy to get. 1500 ESPN

November 18, 2012 Updates

The Timberwolves honor Minnesota's troops and military veterans throughout November, a month of ceremony and festivity that makes Dante Cunningham feel like he has come home even though he's a thousand miles away from Andrews Air Force base where he grew up. A self-described "military brat" and proud of it, Cunningham's bed at home and his locker at Target Center might not indicate he has spent a lifetime around the military. But his presence in the NBA does. "My room is a mess, I don't tuck the corners and everything like that," he said. "But definitely just the drive and determination to work hard -- to do better and get better -- I got from being around the military." Minneapolis Star-Tribune

October 19, 2012 Updates

His options, however, are many. Starting small forward Andrei Kirilenko can move to the power forward against some teams, with Dante Cunningham, Lou Amundson and Derrick Williams also available to fill in. If anyone thought it was Williams' spot by default, Adelman shot that down Thursday. "Why would people assume that?" Adelman asked. "He's certainly one of the guys that has to play there, but it's going to be him, Dante, Lou, Andrei may play some there. That's what we're going to have to find out the next three games and the practices, what's the best way to go." ESPN.com

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The Bobcats chose not to match a Memphis Grizzlies offer sheet on restricted free-agent forward Dante Cunningham. Doing so would have obligated the Bobcats to about $4 million in total guarantees this season and next. With long-range shooter Reggie Williams recovering from surgery to repair knee cartilage, Higgins would like another scoring option. Charlotte Observer

December 21, 2011 Updates

The Charlotte Bobcats have until Friday to decide whether to match the offer sheet the Memphis Grizzlies signed with restricted free agent Dante Cunningham. Bobcats player- personnel chief Rod Higgins received the offer sheet late Tuesday afternoon. He said the team would wait at least until today to decide what to do. Charlotte Observer

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