Author Archives: GFO

Varejao Dribbles

According to Bob Finnan,  Varejao’s agent Dan Fegan thinks his client is worth as least $8 million or 9 million a season.  The CAVS offer is thought to be more around 6 million.  Some are saying that Varejao may decide

Worlds Apart?

What do Yi and Danny Ferry have in common.  Well more than you might think.  Ferry refused to join the Clippers after he was drafted No. 2 out of Duke in 1989.  He played one season in Italy and then

Fisher to sign with Lakers

Derek Fisher has agreed to a three-year, $14-million contract with the L.A. Lakers. The only snag would be if another team is willing to pay the remainder of his Utah contract, three years and almost $21 million. If Fisher clears

Pippen with Advice to Yi

NBA legend Scottie Pippen has urged Yi Jianlian to end his standoff with the Milwaukee Bucks and sign with the team that selected him as the sixth pick in this year’s draft. Pippen told Yi to look at the decision

Grizzlies sign Milicic

The Memphis Grizzlies have reportedly agreed to a deal with forward/center Darko Milicic. The Memphis Commercial Appeal, citing an NBA source, reported that the seven-foot unrestricted free agent has come to terms in principle on a three-year deal with a

Jury awards $260,000 in Iverson Verdict

A federal jury awarded $260,000 yesterday to one of two men who sued NBA star Allen Iverson after they said they were beaten by his entourage at a Washington nightclub in 2005. The attacks, they said, followed their refusal to

Antoine Walker robbed in Home

Miami Heat basketball player Antoine Walker was tied up and robbed at gunpoint in his Chicago home Monday evening, his mother and his agent said. Three people were in the house at the time of the robbery and a vehicle,

Is Gooden here to stay

According to one of our favorite beat reports Bob Finnan, “If the Cavaliers are forced to match an offer sheet to Varejao from the Memphis Grizzlies that they deem exuberant, league sources say they have entertained thoughts of dealing Gooden.”