With the start of NBA free agency to begin at midnight, NBA teams will be officially allowed to talk with free agents starting July 1. The Miami Heat will get first crack at Gordon Hayward on Saturday, while Blake Griffin canceled meetings with other teams and will be re-signing with the Los Angeles Clippers.
Follow along with fellow Heat fans as the action unfolds live. We’ll update this post with any related rumors, news, and more so keep checking in. If you have any news to report, let us know!
Blake Griffin plans to reach agreement on a five-year, $173 million deal with the Los Angeles Clippers, league sources tell The Vertical.— Shams Charania (@ShamsCharania) July 1, 2017
Paul George has been traded to OKC, per sources— Ramona Shelburne (@ramonashelburne) July 1, 2017
Just to confirm it all: It's Paul George for Domantas Sabonis and Victor Oladipo. No picks.— Royce Young (@royceyoung) July 1, 2017
Hassan Whiteside has been recruiting Gordon Hayward to Miami and will attend the Heat's Saturday meeting with Hayward, per league sources.— Alex Kennedy (@AlexKennedyNBA) July 1, 2017
Rockets reach an agreement with Nene on a four year, $15 million contract, source said.— Jonathan Feigen (@Jonathan_Feigen) July 1, 2017
League sources indicate that the Warriors and Stephen Curry are on course to strike their five-year, $201 mil "supermax" deal after midnight— Marc Stein (@ESPNSteinLine) July 1, 2017
Sources: Tony Snell has agreed to 4-year, $46M deal -- $44M guaranteed -- to return to Milwaukee. Player option... https://t.co/2KNELDMrdS— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) July 1, 2017
Free agent Jeff Teague has agreed to a 3-year, $57M deal with Minnesota, league sources tell ESPN. https://t.co/fgvUnhATgH— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) July 1, 2017
Free agent Patty Mills has agreed to a 4-year, $50M deal to stay with San Antonio, league sources tell ESPN. https://t.co/K9ZzMOnDzR— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) July 1, 2017
Ingles is one of Gordon Hayward's closest friends on team, and shares Mark Bartelstein of Priority Sports as an agent. https://t.co/vFNy2mQfLv— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) July 2, 2017
☘️— Rudy Gobert (@rudygobert27) July 2, 2017
In addition to the Heat, the Pacers, 76ers and Rockets have expressed interest in unrestricted FA Willie Reed, according to league sources.— Alex Kennedy (@AlexKennedyNBA) July 1, 2017
Free agent Jose Calderon has agreed to a one-year minimum deal with the Cleveland Cavaliers, league source tells The Vertical.— Shams Charania (@ShamsCharania) July 2, 2017
Michael Carter-Williams has agreed to a 1-year, $2.7 million deal with the Charlotte Hornets, a league source told Basketball Insiders.— Michael Scotto (@MikeAScotto) July 1, 2017