Rod Beard: Been on a 3-hour flight but confirmed that #Pistons are replacing Keenan Evans’ two-way contract with Isaiah Whitehead’s.
Shams Charania: Sources @TheAthleticNBA @WatchStadium: Guard Isaiah Whitehead has agreed to a two-way NBA contract with the Detroit Pistons. Whitehead was Brooklyn’s second-round pick in 2016 and had played overseas this season.
Rod Boone: #Hornets have released Jaylen Barford and Isaiah Wilkins, trimming their roster to 17 ahead of tomorrow night's preseason finale.
Emiliano Carchia: Isaiah Whitehead signed today his contract with Lokomotiv Kuban for next season, a source told @sportando The deal will be official soon
Nikos Varlas: Isaiah Whitehead signs a one-year, $1M deal with Lokomotiv Kuban (via @nikosvarlas) eurohoops.net/en/eurocup/721…
The Denver Nuggets have traded forwards Darrell Arthur and Kenneth Faried, a 2019 protected first round pick and a future second round draft pick to Brooklyn in exchange for guard Isaiah Whitehead, President of Basketball Operations Tim Connelly announced today. Denver has subsequently waived Whitehead.
Michael Scotto: Brooklyn Nets guard Isaiah Whitehead's $1.54 million salary guarantee date has been pushed back to July 31, league sources told The Athletic.
Nets Daily: Nets have a $1.5 mn team option on @Isaiah Whitehead. Decision due on June 29. Considering how small option is (1.4% of salary cap) and how much they've invested in his development, I think there's a good chance they keep him. #HazardZetForward
June 18, 2021 | 5:01 pm EDT Update
Malika Andrews: Kyrie Irving remains out for Nets-Bucks Game 7 on Saturday, Steve Nash says. Nash says Irving still has some “miles to make up.”
Mark Murphy: The Celtics, per source, now believe they will have an easier time re-signing Evan Fournier, and still have a modest free agent goal of signing someone to the full mid-level extension.
Duane Rankin: “That kind of violence is senseless.” Monty Williams extended prayers, thoughts and condolences from himself and #Suns in regards to multiple shootings in West Valley that left one dead, 12 injured Thursday “If we can do anything to be a benefit to them, we’ll do what we can.”
June 18, 2021 | 4:58 pm EDT Update
Marc Stein: The most pressing issue, obviously, is his availability for the Western Conference finals, but Phoenix’s Chris Paul has been actively pursued this month by @usabasketball for a spot on the Tokyo Olympic team, league sources say. Lots for Paul, 36, to weigh amid a deep playoff run