HoopsHype Anthony Morrow rumors
At 24-30, the Charlotte Bobcats are clinging to the final seed in the Eastern Conference playoff race, and are eager to make a move to maintain that postseason spot before Thursday’s trade deadline. The team has been to the playoffs just once in its 10-year history, and owner Michael Jordan has made a playoff berth the team’s top priority. One target that has emerged, league sources told Sporting News, is shooting guard Anthony Morrow, a player who interested the Bobcats before he signed in New Orleans last summer. Morrow leads the league in 3-point shooting, at 48.0 percent, which would boost a Charlotte roster short on shooters. The Bobcats are 17th in the NBA in 3-point percentage and 28th in 3-point attempts. Sporting News
Ken Berger: New Orleans has made Anthony Morrow available for a draft pick, league source says. Morrow has a $1.15M player option for next season. Twitter @KBergCBS
Anthony Morrow: Thankful to be signing to my new team @pelicansnba, they said I wouldn't play in this league after a year, lets get to work! #StillGrinding #GodisGreat Twitter
Free agent shooting guard Anthony Morrow has agreed to a two-year, veteran-minimum contract with the New Orleans Pelicans, a league source told RealGM. The second season of Morrow’s deal will be a player option. RealGM
Shams Charania: Free agent Anthony Morrow is close to reaching agreement on a deal with the New Orleans Pelicans, league source tells RealGM. Twitter @ShamsCharania
Alex Kennedy: Anthony Morrow has agreed to a two-year deal with the Pelicans worth a little more than the minimum, per source. Player option for year two. Twitter @AlexKennedyNBA
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