Kevin Durant, Chris Paul, Paul George Headline Top Free-Agent Signings
01 July, 2018, 16:11 | Author: Malcolm Quinn
Golden State has won back-to-back championships and Durant has earned two straight Finals MVP awards during his time with the team. But that doesn't mean Durant is looking for the long-term deal many will seek in the free agent market. But hey, free agency started for real at midnight Eastern time Sunday, and we were handed early contracts for Kevin Durant, Chris Paul and Paul George - not to mention a few surprises.
Marcus Thompson of The Athletic reports that Kevin Durant and Draymond Green are already lobbying general manager Bob Myers to sign the guard. By the time he arrived around midday - after his flight plan was tracked online - reporters and at least one news helicopter were waiting for the Cavaliers star, who chose to become an unrestricted free agent and not opt in to a $35.6 million deal for this coming season.
Durant's return to the Warriors coincides with Paul George's recent announcement of resigning with OKC while at a party at Russell Westbrooks' home.
The 33-year-old averaged 18.6 points and 7.9 assists in 58 regular season games for Houston, but his hamstring injury and absence in the final two games of the Western Conference Finals doomed the Rockets against Golden State.
Three of the NBA's biggest stars are off the market. The exact terms of his contract aren't now public, but Yahoo Sports is reporting Kerr will at least double the $5 million per year that he was making before.
Thunder • Forward Jerami Grant has agreed to a three-year, $27 million deal with a player option the third year.
Salary cap • The NBA released the official cap and tax numbers for the coming season on Saturday night - the salary cap is $101,869,000, and the tax level is $123,733,000.
The official had to check with the Video Assistant Referee (VAR) before confirming the goal, but it was good. The Swedes won the group on Wednesday after beating Mexico 3-0, but the central Americans also went through.
Sweden's Ludwig Augustinsson put his side ahead against Mexico and in return, he sank Germany's hopes of progressing. Top stat: Sweden's game against South Korea saw the most fouls (43) of any game at Russian Federation 2018 so far.
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It allowed Sweden to relax and they doubled their lead after 62 minutes through Granqvist's second spot-kick of the tournament. Sweden dominated Mexico 3-0 to move on to the World Cup knockout round, and thanks to South Korea , Mexico also advances.
Sanju also stars Paresh Rawal, Manisha Koirala, Anushka Sharma, Sonam Kapoor and Vicky Kaushal in pivotal parts. During an interview with India TV, Ranbir also told that Sanju Baba was very happy after watching the flick.
But with the Peruvians leading 2-0 before the hour in that game, the Moscow clash settled down to little more than a canter. Didier Deschamps is likely to rest some key players for the tie after narrow victories over Australia and Peru.
She revealed the baby girl was healthy and weighed in at 7.3 pounds, before thanking the hospital staff who helped her deliver. It's the couple's first child together, and comes eight months after the 37 year old was sworn in as Prime Minister.
Unfortunately for him, his incredible playoff run didn't factor into the voting (since MVP is a regular-season award). Dwane Casey was crowned Coach of the Year after guiding the Toronto Raptors to first place in the Eastern Conference.
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