National Basketball League Basketball Schedule, News, Tickets, Scores, Players, Blogs, Videos, Links and More
More Fan Site Teams:

The T-Wolves Reportedly Turned Down Offer Of Richardson And A Pick For Butler

The T-Wolves Reportedly Turned Down Offer Of Richardson And A Pick For Butler
Published On: Wed, Oct 10
Apr 20, 2016; Miami, FL, USA; Miami Heat guard Josh Richardson (0) shoots the ball against the Charlotte Hornets in game two of the first round of the NBA Playoffs during the second quarter at American Airlines Arena. Mandatory Credit: Steve Mitchell-USA TODAY Sports

The Miami Heat really want to acquire Jimmy Butler. As for whether the Minnesota Timberwolves want to trade their star guard, well, thata€™s not exactly clear, but if the Heata€™s brain trust had its way, the negotiations that have occurred between themselves and the Wolves would have ended in a deal being struck by now.

A report over the weekendA indicated that the teams were on the cusp of something working out, but ultimately, Minnesota balked, with the rumbling being they wanted to get more back from Miami. Therea€™s no word on what the Heat offered on that exact deal, but thanks to Marc Stein of theA New York Times, we now know the centerpieces of a potential deal that were put on the table.

Stein wrote in his weekly newsletter about Minnesotaa€™s notoriously indecisive owner, Glen Taylor. In it, he added a note that the Heat put together a package that was highlighted by fourth-year wing Josh Richardson, which the Timberwolves did not accept.

Read the complete news article here...


More Featured News

From up-and-comer to seasoned vet: The transition of Celtics star Kyrie Irving
Published On: Tue, Feb 19
Kyrie Irving was among those looking on with admiration as Dirk Nowitzki and Dwyane Wade accepted framed All-Star jerseys on Sunday in what will likely be the last time either suits...
Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving's All-Star game conversation is giving Knicks fans false hope
Published On: Tue, Feb 19
It would take a professional lip-reader to truly find out, but Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving were definitely cooking up some kind of scheme at the All-Star game Sunday night.Whether...
Bulls coach Jim Boylen is standing on solid ground for a return next season
Published On: Tue, Feb 19
John Paxson insisted weeks ago that any decision regarding the coaching future of Jim Boylen a€œhas nothing to do with money.a€™a€™Considering the Bulls were recently valued at $2.9...
Mavs to DBcom: Porzingis still 'out' even if team makes playoffs
Published On: Tue, Feb 19
Wea€™ve known for weeks now that the Dallas Mavericksa€™ plan has been forA Kristaps PorzingisA to sit out the rest of this season, despite the 7-3 sharp-shooting big man appearing ...
NBA Rumors: Warriors could be thinking about Giannis in 2021
Published On: Tue, Feb 19
TheA Golden State WarriorsA are bracing for the departure ofA Kevin DurantA in the summer, a move that could range from possible to inevitable, depending on onea€™s sens...
Jimmy Fallon had Steph Curry secretly sneak weird phrases into NBA All-Star interviews
Published On: Tue, Feb 19
Jimmy Fallon issued a hilarious challenge to Stephen Curry duringA the 2019 NBA All-Star weekend.The TV host asked the NBA star toA secretly drop three weird phrases ("Energizer Bun...
The under-the-radar All-Star Knicks could pair with Kevin Durant
Published On: Tue, Feb 19
As the Knicks attempt to best use their $74 million in cap space, they could do worse than unsung Bucks swingman and free-agent-to-be Khris Middleton, who is coming off a breakout A...
Jerseys Hats Shirts Sweatshirts