HoopsHype Jared Jeffries rumors


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Jared Jeffries will sign a free agent contract with the Knicks once he clears waivers on Tuesday, The Daily News has learned. Jeffries, who was traded to Houston in last year's Tracy McGrady deal, was released by the Rockets on Thursday. He officially becomes a free agent at 6 p.m. on Tuesday and therefore will not be eligible for Tuesday's game against Orlando. New York Daily News

February 26, 2011 Updates

The Houston Rockets have waived seldom-used forward Jared Jeffries' expiring contract, an expected move following a pair of trades made just before Thursday's deadline. SI.com

Jeffries, who was traded by the Knicks to Houston last season, could return to New York next week. Yahoo! Sports

February 25, 2011 Updates

Jared Jeffries reached a buyout agreement with the Houston Rockets on Friday and will likely sign with the Knicks once he clear waivers. The Heat, Hornets and Thunder have all expressed interest in Jeffries but the defensive-minded forward would prefer to rejoin the Knicks. Jeffries, who was originally signed by former team president Isiah Thomas, was traded last year to Houston in the Tracy McGrady deal. He played sparingly for the Rockets and has been trying since the summer to plot a return to New York. New York Daily News

Frank Isola: Jared loved living & playing in NY. D'Antoni loves him. Jared was originally an Isiah signing but Zeke not involved in this one, so relax Twitter

Alan Hahn: Source tells Newsday that upon completing a buyout with the Rockets, perhaps as early as tomorrow, Jared Jeffries will sign with Knicks. Twitter

February 24, 2011 Updates

Marc Berman: Two sources said Rockets and Jared Jeffries are now working on buyout. A favorite of Mike D'Antoni's as Knicks review big-man options. Twitter

February 22, 2011 Updates

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