Browsing 2012 NBA trades

NBA Free Agency 2012 – Jeremy Lin Won’t Be Returning to the New York Knicks

Posted on 15 Jul, 2012, by in NBA

It’s not official until the deadline passes to match the offer from the Houston Rockets, but all the moves the New York Knicks are making indicate that Jeremy Lin will be playing somewhere else next season, proving to be too costly from a certain point in the next few seasons. More

NBA Free Agency 2012 – Dwight Howard Not Going to the Nets

Posted on 12 Jul, 2012, by in NBA

According to multiple NBA sources, the Orlando Magic and the Brooklyn Nets aren’t in business anymore, the business of Dwight Howard. Although who knows what the future may bring, it seems that the biggest trade waiting to happen won’t involve the Nets, who have given up on trying to work out something with Rob Hennigan. More

NBA Free Agency 2012 – Jeremy Lin Disappointed With Knicks

Posted on 11 Jul, 2012, by in NBA

For once, not a lot has changed in the Dwight Howard situation except for the fact that the Orlando Magic are exploring other options besides the Nets-Clippers-Cavs mega deal. Meanwhile, Jeremy Lin, still waiting for the New York Knicks to match the offer from the Houston Rockets, is disappointed the team hasn’t moved to keep him quickly enough. More

NBA Free Agency 2012 – Dwight Howard Trade Now a 4-Team Deal

Posted on 10 Jul, 2012, by in NBA

The biggest name in the NBA free agency period is still Dwight Howard, who won’t be a free agent until 2013. With the Brooklyn Nets desperately trying to find a trade that works, the proposed deal has now turned into a four-team deal, with the Nets using the Cavaliers and the Clippers to get Howard from the Orlando Magic. More

NBA Free Agency 2012 – Trading for Dwight Howard, Keeping Kevin Love

Posted on 9 Jul, 2012, by in NBA

Slowly but surely, the Brooklyn Nets are making moves that might, eventually, allow them to land Dwight Howard, although in order to get the Orlando Magic center they’ll need a third team to help them make the trade happen. For Kevin Love, playing on the Olympic team just makes him realize he’s missing out, big-time, on playoff basketball with the Minnesota Timberwolves. More

2012 NBA Free Agency – Ray Allen to the Miami Heat & Other Rumors

Posted on 7 Jul, 2012, by in NBA

Rivalries don’t mean that much in the NBA, chances for titles and chasing the ring do. Ray Allen, after five season with the Boston Celtics, is signing with the Miami Heat in hopes to add another championship to the one he already won with the Celtics and joining another superstar loaded team, this time as support cast. More

2012 NBA Free Agency – Houston Rockets Going for Jeremy Lin & Trading Kyle Lowry

Posted on 6 Jul, 2012, by in NBA

Point guard roulette should be the title of the 2012 NBA Free Agency period so far, as Jeremy Lin is the latest big name to probably make a switch of teams, getting the offer he wanted from the Houston Rockets, which will be very hard for the New York Knicks to match due to the salary cap restrictions. More

2012 NBA Free Agency – Los Angeles Lakers Get Steve Nash & Other Rumors

Posted on 5 Jul, 2012, by in NBA

The Los Angeles Lakers wanted a point guard of this caliber for a long time, and they got Steve Nash, still one of the best in the NBA via a sign-and-trade deal with the Phoenix Suns, who will get four draft picks (two first round, two second round) over 2013-2015, while the Suns wasted no time by trying to find a replacement for Nash and an upgrade for the team. More

2012 NBA Free Agency – Deron Williams & Other Rumors

Posted on 4 Jul, 2012, by in NBA

One of the biggest questions in this summer’s free agency period has been answered. Deron Williams decided to remain with the Brooklyn Nets instead of playing for the Dallas Mavericks, feeling that the team is doing enough (Joe Johnson trade) (and offering enough) to convince him to stay. More

2012 NBA Free Agency – Atlanta Hawks Trades & Other Rumors

Posted on 3 Jul, 2012, by in NBA

The first big moves of the 2012 NBA free agency periods weren’t signings but big trades pulled off by the Atlanta Hawks, shipping All-Star guard Joe Johnson for no less than 7 players, to the New Jersey Nets, meanwhile sending Marvin Williams to the Utah Jazz for Devin Harris. Like the Nets, they’ve got Dwight Howard on their minds. More