Report: Omri Casspi Agrees to Deal With Timberwolves


Report: Omri Casspi Agrees to Deal With Timberwolves
  1. Report: Omri Casspi Agrees to Deal With Timberwolves
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    After being released by the Pelicans, forward Omri Caspi has reportedly agreed to join the Timberwolves. The post Report: Omri Casspi Agrees to Deal With Timberwolves appeared first on…
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After being released by the Pelicans, Omri Casspi will reportedly sign with the Minnesota Timberwolves, according to ESPN’s Marc Stein and Jon Krawczynski of the Associated Press. Apparently, the deal will cover just till the end of this year.

Casspi began the 2016-17 season on the Kings, where he averaged 5.9 points and 4.1 rebounds in 18 minutes per contest. He was shipped to New Orleans in the Boogie trade and appeared in just one game before breaking his thumb. The…

  1. Guard Kwe Parker to transfer from Tennessee

    WashingtonTimes-Basketball
    03.23 / 21:53 washingtontimes.com
    KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Guard Kwe Parker is leaving Tennessee after one year with the program. Tennessee athletic department spokesman Tom Satkowiak said Thursday that Parker plans to transfer at the end of the spring semester. Satkowiak said Parker has requested his release and that "pending the achievement of some…
  2. Butler eager to add North Carolina to list of its upsets

    WashingtonTimes-Basketball
    03.23 / 21:53 washingtontimes.com
    MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - No. 4 seed Butler (25-8) vs. No. 1 seed North Carolina (29-7) Third round, South region; Memphis, Tennessee; 7:09 p.m. EDT. BOTTOM LINE: Butler is 2-4 against No. 1 seeds in the tournament all-time, reaching the national title game in 2010 and 2011 when they knocked…
  3. Minersville scores perfect season with PIAA 2A championship

    WashingtonTimes-Basketball
    03.23 / 21:53 washingtontimes.com
    HERSHEY, Pa. (AP) - Nothing quite like a perfect ending to a perfect season. Popping three players into double figures, Minersville capped its undefeated run to the PIAA's Class 2A girls' basketball championship with a 63-49 victory over Bishop McCort Thursday afternoon at Hershey's Giant Center. Maggie Wigoda scored 22…
  4. Kennedy Catholic tops Girard for PIAA 1A boys championship

    WashingtonTimes-Basketball
    03.23 / 21:53 washingtontimes.com
    HERSHEY, Pa. (AP) - While the PIAA may have adjusted a few things and added several classifications to its basketball championships, that didn't stop an experienced Kennedy Catholic squad from authoring a repeat. Flashing all sorts of balance and popping four players into double figures, Kennedy Catholic defeated Girard College…
  5. Sacramento King Ty Lawson denies violating DUI probation

    WashingtonTimes-Basketball
    03.23 / 21:53 washingtontimes.com
    DENVER (AP) - Sacramento Kings point guard Ty Lawson has denied that he violated his probation in a Colorado drunken driving case by drinking and failing to complete community service. Lawson and his attorney Harvey Steinberg made the assertion Thursday during a brief appearance in a Denver courtroom. In addition,…
  6. Tonight's game: Knicks at Trail Blazers

    Islanderspointblank.com - Knicks
    03.23 / 21:47 islanderspointblank.com
    The Knicks continue their road trip with a matchup against the Trail Blazers at the Moda Center on Thursday night at 10…
  7. Tonight's game: Nets vs. Suns

    Islanderspointblank.com - Knicks
    03.23 / 21:47 islanderspointblank.com
    The Nets look to win consecutive games for the first time in nearly a year as they host the Suns at Barclays Center on Thursday night at 7:30…
  8. Sacramento King Ty Lawson denies violating DUI probation

    Blog.beaumontenterprise.com - Basketball
    DENVER (AP) — Sacramento Kings point guard Ty Lawson has denied that he violated his probation in a Colorado drunken driving case by drinking and failing to complete community service. [...] Steinberg said Lawson wanted his vehicle equipped with an interlock device that would test him for alcohol consumption so he could prove he's not d…
  9. Carmelo Anthony: Knicks were more free-flowing before triangle emphasis

    Yardbarker.com - Basketball
    03.23 / 21:37 yardbarker.com
    Carmelo Anthony has once again implied that he is not pleased with the direction the New York Knicks are taking.Anthony was critical of the Knicks’ abrupt shift back to the triangle offense mid-season, saying he felt the Knicks struggled to adjust after playing a more fluid game early in the season.“I think everybody was trying to figure everything out, what was going to work, what wasn’t going to work,” Anthony said Thursday, via Marc Berman of the New York Post.…
  10. Men's Basketball Falls in WHAC Tournament Battle to #2 Cornerstone

    Shusaints.com - Basketball
    03.23 / 21:35 shusaints.com
    The Siena Heights men’s basketball team fell 74-70 to second-ranked Cornerstone in the first round of the Wolverine-Hoosier Athletic Conference…
  11. Megan Rapinoe returns to US roster for April exhibitions

    Wkrg.com - Basketball
    03.23 / 21:35 wkrg.com
    CHICAGO (AP) — Midfielder Megan Rapinoe is back on the U.S. women’s national team roster for a pair of friendlies in Texas next month. The U&#…
  12. James Harden Covered in Puppies Proves He is the M.V.P.

    Thebiglead.com - Basketball
    03.23 / 21:23 thebiglead.com
    James Harden is an MVP candidate and here he is to celebrate National Puppy Day, covered in Many Valuable Puppies. If there were a synonym for “cute” that started with the letter V, I would have used it, but I don’t believe there is so let’s just assume all these puppies are valuable. Happy #NationalPuppyDay! ???? pic.twitter.com/4j6DnwjXyi — Houston Rockets (@HoustonRockets) March 23, 2017 I hope the Rockets had no clue today was national puppy day and th…
  13. Report: Kings likely would've hired Ewing if Joerger wasn't available

    Thescore.com - Basketball
    03.23 / 21:22 thescore.com
    The Sacramento Kings likely would have hired Patrick Ewing as their head coach last spring if Dave Joerger didn't become available at the last minute, according to The Vertical's Adrian Wojnarowski.Ewing, an assistant with the Charlotte Hornets since 2013, interviewed for the open Kings job last May. However, the Memphis Grizzlies fired Joerger on May 7, and he was quickly named head coach of the Kings two days later. Ewing then interviewed for the Grizzlies' vacancy, which ultimately went…
  14. LeBron James Calls Out Cavs’ Lack of ‘Toughness’

    Basketballinsiders.com - Basketball
    03.23 / 21:09 basketballinsiders.com
    Following a 126-113 drubbing at the hands of the Nuggets on Wednesday, Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James called out his team’s toughness with just a dozen regular-season games remaining before the Cavs begin their title defense. “It ain’t about a group. It’s about individuals,” James said after Cleveland allowed Denver to put up 73 points…
  15. Source: Millsap to Void Contract; Become Free Agent

    Basketballinsiders.com - Basketball
    03.23 / 21:09 basketballinsiders.com
    Hawks F Paul Millsap expected to void contract after season, become free agent, per sources. Loves ATL, would like to stay, but will look. Source: Adam Schefter of ESPN on…
  16. 2017 Free Agent Rankings: Power Forwards

    Basketballinsiders.com - Basketball
    03.23 / 21:09 basketballinsiders.com
    Which potential free agent power forwards could make the biggest splash this summer? Benny Nadeau…
  17. NBA PM: Round-Number Psychology and Triple-Doubles

    Basketballinsiders.com - Basketball
    03.23 / 21:09 basketballinsiders.com
    Russell Westbrook deserves his MVP buzz - but not due to triple-doubles. Ben Dowsett…
  18. Milwaukee Bucks: Lazy, Lackadaisical Performance a Troubling Sign

    Dairylandexpress.com - Basketball
    03.23 / 21:07 dairylandexpress.com
    Yes, the Milwaukee Bucks are lacking some talent due to injury, but it’s no excuse for an abysmal effort on Wednesday night. No one can see into a man’s heart, but they can make judgments based one one’s actions. On Wednesday night, the Milwaukee Bucks looked like a collective Tin Man without a map to Oz […] Milwaukee Bucks: Lazy, Lackadaisical Performance a Troubling Sign - Dairyland Express - Dairyland Express - A Wisconsin Sports Site - Green Bay Packers, …
  19. Timberwolves to unveil new logo at final home game

    Nbcsports - NBA
    03.23 / 20:53 nbcsports.com
    New uniforms, court design to follow for 2017-18…
  20. Stan Van Gundy on slumping Pistons: “We’re just bad all the way around”

    Nbcsports - NBA
    03.23 / 20:53 nbcsports.com
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