NBA free agency

May 17, 2019 - 12:09 pm
( 94WIP ) The Philadelphia 76ers' season is over, which means it is time for the front office to make tough decisions that will shape the direction of the franchise for the forseeable future. One of those decisions is what to do with free-agent guard Jimmy Butler. An Instagram post late Thursday...
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Terry Rozier of the Boston Celtics dribbles against the Milwaukee Bucks' Eric Bledsoe during the 2019 NBA Playoffs.
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May 14, 2019 - 2:23 pm
( WEEI ) It took a little while for it to become clear the Boston Celtics would have a more challenging 2018-19 season than everyone initially expected. They were only able to overcome their in-house issues so much, losing to the Milwaukee Bucks in five games in the second round of the NBA playoffs...
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Kyrie Irving of the Boston Celtics fights for a loose ball with the Milwaukee Bucks' Brook Lopez during the second round of the 2019 NBA playoffs.
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May 09, 2019 - 9:31 am
( WEEI ) Twelve championship titles since 2001, and you can add another five from our championship college hockey friends at BC and BU within that same period of time. Not to mention 17 conference or league championships at the professional level to boot. Yes, over the last two decades we have...
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Kyrie Irving of the Boston Celtics looks on during a loss to the Milwaukee Bucks in the Eastern Conference semifinals.
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May 08, 2019 - 11:12 am
( WEEI ) The Boston Celtics can pay Kyrie Irving $80 million more than any other team this offseason. But they are far from the favorites to sign the mercurial point guard, according to the Vegas oddsmakers. The Las Vegas sports books released their odds this week for where the NBA's top free...
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Warriors forward Kevin Durant is expected to be the most coveted free agent in 2019.
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May 02, 2019 - 3:05 pm
Kevin Durant has been a focal point of the 2018-19 NBA season, not just for his all-world play on the court, but for his expected free agency, which is scheduled to begin July 1 if he opts out of his contract with the Golden State Warriors. The 30-year-old has won two NBA championships with the...
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April 09, 2019 - 2:46 pm
BOSTON ( WEEI.com ) -- Kyrie Irving forced his way out of Cleveland because he says he was desperate to free himself from LeBron James' shadow. But two years later, the mercurial Boston Celtics guard might once again be interested in riding LeBron's coattails. Irving is expected to grant the Los...
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April 06, 2019 - 10:33 am
( CBS Sports Radio ) With the NBA playoffs looming, speculation has already shifted to the offseason -- to New York, in particular. Golden State Warriors superstar Kevin Durant reportedly plans to join the Knicks in free agency . That would be a seismic move for a franchise that has missed the...
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April 04, 2019 - 12:04 pm
( CBS Sports Radio ) LeBron James hopes to recruit star players to the Los Angeles Lakers this summer, but there's just one problem: They might want to play for the Clippers instead. Indeed, the Clippers (47-32) -- without a bona fide superstar -- are the 6-seed in a crowded Western Conference. "...
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