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Houston Rockets to Meet With Jeremy Lin on Wednesday

The Houston Rockets will meet with restricted free-agent guard Jeremy Lin on Wednesday in hopes of bringing him onto their squad. According to sources, the Rockets are expected to present Lin with a contract offer during the meeting, New York Times. The Rockets had Lin on their roster previously, but the New York Knicks picked him up after the Rockets waived him in December. Houston had plenty of point guar ...

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Raptors Sign Landry Fields to Offer Sheet

The Toronto Raptors have reached a verbal agreement with restricted free-agent Landry Fields on an offer sheet, Pro Basketball Talk. Sources say that Fields will sign a three-year offer approaching $20 million. He cannot sign until July 11, which is the first day NBA players can sign new contracts. The Raptors chose an expensive route to acquire Fields, but he is one of the best young players in the NBA. Fi ...

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Jeremy Lin Withdrawn From USA Select Team

Former New York Knicks point guard and current restricted free-agent Jeremy Lin has been withdrawn from the USA Men's Olympic Select Team. The Select Team is a roster full of young NBA players who will practice against the actual stars going to London. Playing against the Select Team will help prepare the actual Olympic roster before it heads overseas. Jeremy Lin and Greg Stiemsma have withdrawn from the Ol ...

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Knick News: Jeremy Lin Re-Signing Uncertain

For months now people expected that the New York Knicks would eventually re-sign point guard Jeremy Lin. Lin emerged as an international star with the Knicks and no one saw him going elsewhere. However, sources close to the situation say a Knicks-Lin reunion is not a forgone conclusion. ESPN reports that if another team offers Lin a lucrative contract, the Knicks may not be able or willing to match the cont ...

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Knicks Rumors: New York Interested in Grant Hill

Long-time NBA veteran Grant Hill is another player in this free-agency class and it is expected that he will be receiving a lot of offers. Hill will be turning 40 in October, but based on his past several seasons, Hill still has life left in his legs and can help any team he goes to. Hill also bolstered his free-agency stock by undergoing a knee procedure in Germany made popular by Los Angeles Lakers guard ...

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Top 5 Off-Season Scenarios for the Knicks

The 2012 off-season has been very hectic and things are expected to get more chaotic. Free-agency has just started and with that come a plethora of signings and trades. Before we have a chance to blink, the Vegas Summer League will tip-off and teams will begin reporting to their training camps. The Knicks did not have an ideal end to the 2011-12 season and it was clear that some change needed to be made to ...

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Knicks Will Target Raymond Felton if Nash Passes

The New York Knicks are doing whatever they can to acquire Steve Nash and may pursue a sign-and-trade option if Nash doesn't find the money offered sufficient enough. Still, the chances of the Knicks getting Nash are slim and if they cannot bring him to the City, the front-office will target Raymond Felton, New York Post. Felton played for the Knicks in the first half of the 2010-11 season before being trad ...

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Knicks Looking into Sign-and-Trade For Steve Nash

The NBA's free-agency period began today and rumors have been surfacing around for hours. One of the main attractions during this time is unrestricted point guard Steve Nash, someone who the Knicks desperately want. However, due to salary cap restrictions the Knicks can only offer Nash a mid-level exception worth a little over $3 million. Still, that will not stop the Knicks from trying to acquire Nash and ...

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Knicks Being Patient With Jeremy Lin Signing

The New York Knicks will be patient when it comes to pursuing point guard Jeremy Lin this off-season. Lin will become a restricted free-agent come July 1, and the Knicks are expected to re-sign him. However, general manager Gren Grunwald is not sure what type of contract to offer Lin and will wait to see how other teams approach him. Grunwald will allow the free-agency market to set Lin's price-tag and sinc ...

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Knicks Draft Pick, Papanikolaou, Will Play in 2013-14

The New York Knicks' 48th overall pick in the 2012 NBA Draft, Kostas Papanikolaou, will not be playing for the team next season. Instead, his agent expects his client to be suiting up for the Knicks for the 2013-14 season, New York Post. “He definitely wants to play in the NBA, it’s a lifelong dream of his,’’ Agent Marc Cornstein told The Post. “He’s playing at the highest level in the Greek League and it’s ...

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