Tag Archives: 2016 NBA Free Agency

Podcast: LeBron James Inks $100 Million Deal

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LeBron James became the highest paid player in the NBA for the first time in his 13-year career Friday afternoon. Cleveland retained the four-time MVP by signing him to a three-year, $100 million contract extension. The deal will pay James $31 million next year, the most in the NBA, and $33.3 million in 2017-18, the highest in league history.

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Durant Opts for Golden State in Free Agency

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Kevin Durant took a drastic step to fix the one glaring omission on his Hall-of-Fame resume. Independence Day marked a new beginning for the four-time scoring champion, as he concluded to join the Warriors in an effort to secure his first NBA championship. Individual accolades — which Durant has plenty of — have piled up since he was selected by Oklahoma City …

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Drummond Delaying Extension to Benefit Pistons

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Andre Drummond wants to be in Detroit for many years to come. He also wants the team to build a championship contender around him. So instead of signing a max deal prior to the Nov. 2 deadline, which would pay him $120 million over five seasons, the two sides agreed to a mutually beneficial decision to wait until July. By postponing the …

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