The LeBron James saga has ended, but there's still plenty of NBA news and rumors swirling around.
We’ll keep up with all the incoming news here.
11:55 p.m. — Spurs still seeking a huge haul for Kawhi Leonard.
4:45 p.m. — The Sixers add a wing, but not the one you expected (see story).
The Philadelphia 76ers are in close discussions on deal to acquire Denver Nuggets forward Wilson Chandler, league sources tell Yahoo.— Shams Charania (@ShamsCharania) July 3, 2018
2:54 p.m. — New home for Nerlens Noel.
Sources: Nerlens Noel will sign a two-year deal with Oklahoma City, including a player option in Year 2. https://t.co/b4UQeBEDUU— Shams Charania (@ShamsCharania) July 2, 2018
1:37 p.m. — The Sixers have cap space to fill. Is this an option?
— Keith Pompey (@PompeyOnSixers) July 2, 2018
12:08 p.m. — JJ Redick is staying in Philly (see story)
Free agent guard JJ Redick will return to the Philadelphia 76ers on a 1-year deal in the $12M-to-13M range, league sources tell ESPN— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) July 2, 2018
12:37 a.m. — Sixers could use Jonah Bolden as a trade asset.
Source: Philadelphia are entertaining the idea of using stash Jonah Bolden as a trade asset. Lots of interest from other NBA teams, there's a standard NBA buyout to free him of his $400,000 deal with Maccabi Tel Aviv.— David Pick (@IAmDPick) July 2, 2018
8:16 p.m. — Leonard wants to be a Laker.
Sources: As trade talks have unfolded, Kawhi Leonard’s focus is unchanged: He wants to be a Laker. https://t.co/0wZGf5MrNt— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) July 2, 2018
8:08 p.m. — James is heading to Hollywood.
LeBron James has agreed to 4-year, $154M deal with Lakers, Klutch Sports says.— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) July 2, 2018
6:50 p.m. — Spurs reportedly asked for three first-round picks and two players from Sixers for Leonard.
In exchange for Kawhi Leonard, the #Spurs asked the #76ers for three future first-round draft choices and two current players, per a source familiar with the negotiations. Source would not comment yet on which current players SA asked for. https://t.co/t7X5AIIiR6— Jordan Schultz (@Schultz_Report) July 1, 2018
Sports Illustrated's Jake Fischer previously reported the Sixers discussed a package that includes Dario Saric, Robert Covington and the Heat's unprotected 2021 first-round draft pick.
Schultz's report didn't have which two players the Spurs are asking for, however. Schultz did rule out that Joel Embiid and Ben Simmons were not the two players in the Spurs' offer.
— Jordan Schultz (@Schultz_Report) July 1, 2018
The stove is heating up.
1:18 p.m. — Embiid, Fultz and Simmons are off limits in a trade for Leonard.
The 76ers have engaged in talks with the Spurs on a potential Kawhi Leonard trade.— SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) July 1, 2018
So far, Philly has kept Fultz, Embiid and Simmons off limits in talks, team sources tell @wojespn. pic.twitter.com/PsA3hNMQaw
1:11 p.m. — If traded, Kawhi could stay for a while.
On the Sixers and a potential trade for Kawhi Leonard, it’s worth noting that there are several people with Philadelphia who feel confident that Leonard would strongly consider re-signing there next summer if they traded for him.— Ian Begley (@IanBegley) July 1, 2018
12:29 p.m. — The Sixers are still in for Kawhi Leonard.
Philly is absolutely still kicking around Kawhi possibilities. Unclear if/when they will jack up their offer to where the Spurs will seriously consider. https://t.co/LS8w6X6c72— Zach Lowe (@ZachLowe_NBA) July 1, 2018
11:16 a.m. — The Sixers will meet with LeBron James’ reps today in LA (see story).
For today's meeting, Sixers will meet with LeBron James' reps, sources tell ESPN. James will not attend this meeting. https://t.co/KJGS0xp5Yy— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) July 1, 2018
10:14 a.m. — James Ennis emerges as an option off the bench for the Sixers.
The Pistons have James Ennis’ early bird rights and have made re-signing him a priority. Several other teams, including the Sixers, Rockets and Nets, have expressed interest in signing the 28-year-old wing, league sources say.— Ian Begley (@IanBegley) July 1, 2018
9:17 a.m. — Amir Johnson could be headed out of town.
I'm hearing that Amir Johnson is receiving interest from the Los Angeles Lakers, Los Angeles Clippers and the New York Knicks.— Keith Pompey (@PompeyOnSixers) July 1, 2018
2:25 a.m. — Former Sixer Nik Stauskas goes west to play for Portland.
Free agent guard Nik Stauskas has agreed to a deal with Portland, league sources tell ESPN.— Chris Haynes (@ChrisBHaynes) July 1, 2018
1:01 a.m. — The Sixers have expressed interest in this former Knicks big man.
The Philadelphia 76ers have expressed significant interest in Kyle O'Quinn, according to league sources.— Alex Kennedy (@AlexKennedyNBA) July 1, 2018
12:59 a.m. — Marco Belinelli returns to the Spurs.
Free agent guard Marco Belinelli has agreed to a two-year, $12M deal with the Spurs, league source tells ESPN.— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) July 1, 2018
Saturday at 11:59 p.m. — Ersan Ilyasova returns to the city he has played seven seasons in the NBA for.
Ersan Ilyasova has agreed to a 3 year, $21M deal with Milwaukee, league source tells ESPN.— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) July 1, 2018