HoopsHype Ray Allen rumors


February 20, 2015 Updates

Memphis has expressed interest in the best free-agent shooter languishing on a couch and remains interested in veteran Ray Allen. The veteran sharpshooter is expected to make a decision soon about whether he’ll return to the NBA this season. Allen has long spurned Memphis’ overtures. He isn’t short on options. Cleveland, the Los Angeles Clippers, Golden State, San Antonio, Chicago, Washington and Atlanta are among the contenders that have expressed interest in Allen. Memphis Commercial Appeal

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The move opens up a roster spot for the Hawks, who were at the maximum of 15. The Hawks have spoken to representatives of free agent Ray Allen, who is expected to make a decision soon on whether and where he will play this season. Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Dave McMenamin: LeBron James says Ray Allen "would be a great addition." Says he isn't putting pressure on Ray's decision at all. Twitter @mcten

February 9, 2015 Updates

Alex Kennedy: Source says Ray Allen may not play this year. All-Star break won't just be deciding on a team, it's about deciding if he'll suit up at all. Twitter @AlexKennedyNBA

Alex Kennedy: Ray Allen has enjoyed his family time and golf time in Miami, and sources close to him make it clear he may decide not to resume NBA career. Twitter @AlexKennedyNBA

Rusty Simmons: The Warriors plan to follow up w/ Ray Allen and his representation. But nothing has changed from the team's perspective. "Nothing imminent." Twitter @Rusty_SFChron

After months of considering his options, veteran Ray Allen plans to decide his NBA future after All-Star Weekend, sources told ESPN.com. Allen, 39, still has not decided whether he wants to return for a 19th season but has been keeping in shape and doing on-court work to keep his options open. Additionally, Allen has been in contact with teams to explore his possibilities and may take meetings during the upcoming All-Star break. ESPN.com

Numerous teams have been staying in touch with Allen in hopes of signing him, including the Washington Wizards, Cleveland Cavaliers, Golden State Warriors, San Antonio Spurs, Miami Heat, Los Angeles Clippers and, recently, the Atlanta Hawks. Allen's potential role with a team is expected to be a deciding factor. He shot 39 percent from 3-point range and averaged 9.3 points while playing 26.4 minutes a game in 20 playoff games last season for the Heat after shooting 38 percent from 3 during the regular season. ESPN.com

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