Badminton: Robert Blair & Paul van Rietvelde into men’s doubles 1/4-finals, beat Canada’s Derrick Ng and Adrian Liu 21-18 21-13.
Wizards best team in the East? PG: Wall, Miller SG: Beal, Rice Jr. SF: Pierce, Webster, Porter PF: Nene, Gooden, Blair, Hump C: Gortat, Ely
DeJuan Blair will receive $6 million over three years with the 3rd year a team option.
In a sign and trade, the Mavs sent DeJuan Blair to WASH for the rights to Emir Preldric, a 6-9, 220 lb Turkey native drafted by PHX in 2009.
For fellow lovers of salary-cap minutiae: Wizards used trade exception created through Eric Maynor's exit to take in DeJuan Blair's new deal
FWIW - DeJuan Blair was acquired by the Washington Wizards via the Eric Maynor trade exception
Mavs have now announced SnT of Blair ... for basically nothing in return.
Washington announce sign-and-trade deal w/Dallas for DeJuan Blair. Wiz will send rights to Emir Preldzic, an '09 second rounder, to Dallas.
DeJuan Blair's deal with Washington will be three-years, $6M -- with a team option on third year, league source tells Yahoo Sports.
I'm not sure why the Wizards need Blair and Humphries but weird to see this team with frontcourt depth. They definitely need another wing
Good move for DeJuan Blair, he's now just 4 hours away from his hometown in Pennsylvania.
DeJuan Blair signed in Dallas for minimum last season, made big playoff contribution and now Mavs trying to help him w/no room to keep him
Wizards staying busy: ESPN sources say Washington and Dallas Mavericks on course to finalize DeJuan Blair sign-and-trade deal later today
With Wizards about to get Humphries (for some reason), I'd imagine that drastically reduces their desire for Blair.
Agentes libres aún disponibles: Lance Stephenson, Michael Beasley, DeJuan Blair, Udonis Haslem, Mike Miller, Rodney Stuckey...
Wizards wanted Blair last year, but only had minimum to offer. Hence, trying to use a trade exception, most likely.
Wiz have strong DeJuan Blair interest and, according to ESPN sources, in talks to see if sign-&-trade possible before Mavs must renounce him
Wiz have a couple small trade exceptions — that could be what’s being used to acquire Blair. Or, of course, the bigger one.
Washington and Dallas are in advanced discussions on a potential sign-and-trade deal that would land DeJuan Blair with Wizards
Patric Young reminds many of DeJuan Blair, even facially. Playing like Blair, with 7 rebounds in 7 minutes. D-League up 26-18 at 5:59
Next step if Rox don't match? Pray you can get Blair, Trix, VC and Mo Williams with your exceptions. Not likely at all? Does prayer work?