Shams Charania: The Orlando Magic are planning to sign forward Donta Hall of G League Raptors 905 to a 10-day contract, sources tell @TheAthletic @Stadium.
Shams Charania: The Toronto Raptors are signing forward Donta Hall of G League’s elite Ignite team on a 10-day contract, sources tell @TheAthletic @Stadium.
Marc Stein: The Nets are signing Donta Hall to a rest-of-the-season, league sources say
Marc Stein: Donta Hall's strong @nbagleague play earned him a call-up to the Detroit Pistons before the season was suspended in March and the Nets, league sources say, are now turning to Hall for a rest-of-the-season deal to fill the frontcourt vacancy created by DeAndre Jordan's absence
Marc Stein: The Nets strongly considered Amir Johnson for their frontcourt vacancy, as @NYTSports reported earlier this week, but turned their focus to Hall after striking deals this week to sign veterans Michael Beasley and Jamal Crawford
Rod Beard: #Pistons announce they have signed @Grand Rapids Drive big man Donta Hall to a 10-day contract. He's played well with the Drive.
JD Shaw: The Pistons plan to sign Grand Rapids forward Donta Hall to a 10-day contract, source tells @HoopsRumors.
The Pistons trimmed their roster by waiving guards Dakarai Allen and Tra-Deon Hollins and forwards Donta Hall and Tre’Shawn Thurman, according to NBA.com’s transactions log.
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.
August 4, 2021 | 9:57 am EDT Update
Adrian Wojnarowski: Restricted free agent F John Collins has agreed to a five-year, $125M deal to stay with the Atlanta Hawks, @excelbasketball agents Sean Kennedy and Jeff Schwartz tell ESPN.
Nets Daily: As for Dinwiddie, they’re taking hard line with Wizards. They don’t want to take back big bucks player. But ultimately they’re not going to stand in the way of him getting paid. Crunchtime is Friday when Westbrook trade can become official. Do they get into it?
Nets Daily: Finally, despite some propaganda that Tsai wouldn’t spend, this year’s Nets and Warriors will be the two most expensive teams ever with $300 million rosters. It’s an enormous commitment. Insiders say he’s been unwavering in providing resources needed.
The San Antonio Spurs had interest in signing Lauri Markkanen in free agency, but his asking price exceeded what they were willing to pay, according to Brian Windhorst on The Hoop Collective. San Antonio, however, signed Zach Collins to a three-year, $22 million deal despite his multiple ankle surgeries. The number San Antonio gave Collins offers some insight into what Markkanen is seeking well beyond that.
The New Orleans Pelicans offered Chris Paul a three-year, $100 million contract in free agency before he agreed to re-sign with the Phoenix Suns on a four-year, $120 million deal that is partially guaranteed. “And Chris Paul, who they offered $100 million from what I understand,” said Brian Windhorst. “It helped Phoenix convince to give him at least partially guaranteed fourth year… I think Chris entertained it for some period of time.”