With Free agency set to begin on this Sunday at 6 p.m. ET. We have heard a lot of rumble about big free agents leaving their team and joining other groups. For long, we’ve heard rumors that Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving could depart from their teams. Furthermore, it seems like that the reigning Finals MVP and NBA champion Kawhi Leonard is also on the list of players planning to join the new group. Let’s break it down…
Seth Curry to Lakers??
For most of the past season, we were plagued by the question, whether Anthony Davis will join the Lakers with LeBron or not. Now we know with almost certainty that LeBron James and Anthony Davis will be playing together. But who’ll be other stars accompanying them? For answering that we’ve some news/rumor. It seems that Lakers have reached out to Patrick Beverley and Seth Curry.
Irving might sign a deal with nets for $141M.
Almost everybody knew somewhere that Kyrie is going to Leave Boston. With all the rumors and news surrounding Boston and Kyrie during the last NBA, it was virtually inevitable. Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN.com is reporting that Kyrie Irving will meet with Brooklyn Nets in New York on Sunday and both sides are fully motivated toto a four-year, $141 million contract.
We might see Durant and Leonard together.
Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN reported that Kevin Durant and Kawhi Leonard had shown interest in playing together. The two grand free agents on the market this summer showing interest in playing along. That’s something. Right? According to Adrian Wojnarowski, the two teams they both would consider signing with are the Los Angeles Clippers and the New York Knicks.
Jimmy Buttler to have scheduled a meeting with Heat, Rockets.
Jimmy Buttler will meet Houston Rockets, Miami Heat, and Philadelphia 76ers. Both Heat and Rocket does not have the cap space to sign Buttler. Instead, they’d have to sign-and-trade with the Sixers.
Lakers to be a super team next season?
With A.D, LeBron in the bag and talks with Seth Curry and Patrick Beverley, Lakers already seem a dangerous team which could fight tooth and nails with any team out there. But there is the reason to believe that Lakers are a real threat to Raptors and Clippers when it comes to bringing in Kawhi Leonard. According to CBS Sports’ Bill Reiter, the Lakers are incrediblyabout landing Kawhi Leonard when free agency begins on Sunday. Besides, Marc Stein of the New York Times said that Lakers are a genuine threat when it comes to signing Kawhi Leonard.
There were many other rumors about different players, but these players were the most watched and impactful Free Agents.