Alex Kennedy: Al-Farouq Aminu is drawing interest from the Brooklyn Nets, Philadelphia 76ers, Orlando Magic, San Antonio Spurs, Los Angeles Clippers, Houston Rockets and Indiana Pacers, according to league sources.
Jason Quick: If the Trail Blazers and Al-Farouq Aminu are going to come to terms on an extension before Sunday (he's eligible for as much as 4 years and $48 mil) it will be a quick negotiation: Aminu's agent says "I haven't really talked to Neil (Olshey)." (1/2)
Jason Quick: If the Trail Blazers and Al-Farouq Aminu are going to come to terms on an extension before Sunday (he's eligible for as much as 4 years and $48 mil) it will be a quick negotiation: Aminu's agent says "I haven't really talked to Neil (Olshey)." If Aminu and Blazers don't agree to extension before Sunday, he becomes unrestricted free agent. Blazers have his Bird Rights, meaning they can go over the cap to sign him. Should be interesting to see what Aminu's market is ..
Al-Farouq Aminu: Headed to Portland with my guy Neil Olshey, who believed in me since day one. Much love. Rip city here I come
Adrian Wojnarowski: Free agent Aminu Al-Farouq has agreed to a four year, $30 million deal with Portland, league source tells Yahoo Sports.
As mentioned before, the Blazers are also expected to make a run at Dallas Mavericks small forward Al-Farouq Aminu, who Olshey drafted during his days in the Los Angeles Clippers’ front office. The move could be one that replaces Nicolas Batum, who was in the deal that landed Henderson and forward Noah Vonleh in Portland.
August 4, 2021 | 11:13 am EDT Update
Josh Robbins: The Orlando Magic have reached an agreement on a two-year contract with Moe Wagner, league sources said.
Josh Robbins: The commitments to sign Robin Lopez and now Moe Wagner, in addition to the recent signings of rookies Jalen Suggs and Franz Wagner, would give Orlando 15 players under contract. However, Dwayne Bacon’s 2021-22 salary is nonguaranteed for a few more days.
Adrian Wojnarowski: Free agent C Tony Bradley has agreed to a one-year deal with the Chicago Bulls, source tells ESPN. Minimum deal for Bradley.
August 4, 2021 | 10:09 am EDT Update
Adrian Wojnarowski: Four-time All-Star guard Kemba Walker has agreed to a contract buyout with the Oklahoma City Thunder, and upon clearing waivers, plans to sign with the New York Knicks, sources tell ESPN.