1. Lakers Trade Rumors: Julius Randle, Nerlens Noel Swap Discussed with Mavericks

    The Los Angeles Lakers reportedly held discussions about sending Julius Randle to the Dallas Mavericks as part of a trade for Nerlens Noel ...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 1 month ago 1 reads 0 comments

  2. Nerlens Noel's Big-Money Contract Chase Takes Wrong Turn in Dallas

    On July 1, the official first day of the NBA 's 2017-18 free-agency season, the Mavericks came to Nerlens Noel , a restricted free agent at the time, with a contract offer: a four-year deal worth around $70 million, according to one league source...

    Yaron Weitzman Written by Yaron Weitzman about 2 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  3. Nerlens Noel to Undergo Thumb Surgery, Will Miss 4-6 Weeks

    Dallas Mavericks big man Nerlens Noel will reportedly miss between four and six weeks after he undergoes surgery on his left thumb in the coming days, according to Earl K. Sneed of the team's official website...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 2 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  4. Rick Carlisle Says 'Minutes Are Earned' After Nerlens Noel Doesn't Play vs. Cavs

    Dallas Mavericks center Nerlens Noel didn't see the floor Saturday night against the Cleveland Cavaliers , and head coach Rick Carlisle had a simple explanation for why the springy center was left on the bench...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 3 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  5. Joel Embiid: 'I'm Going to Try to Dunk On' Nerlens Noel in Every 1-on-1 Matchup

    The Dallas Mavericks will host the Philadelphia 76ers at American Airlines Center on Saturday night, and Joel Embiid doesn't plan to take any mercy on his good friend Nerlens Noel ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 4 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  6. Nerlens Noel Reportedly Signs 1-Year, $4.1 Million Mavericks Contract

    Center Nerlens Noel has reportedly signed his one-year, $4.1 million qualifying offer with the Dallas Mavericks , according to Chris Haynes of ESPN.com...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 6 months ago 73,689 reads 0 comments

  7. Nerlens Noel Reportedly Turned Down Mavericks Contract Offer at $17.5M Per Year

    Nerlens Noel continues to search for a contract as a restricted free agent, but the Dallas Mavericks reportedly made a lucrative offer to the 23-year-old that he turned down...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 6 months ago 315,985 reads 0 comments

  8. Restricted Free Agent Nerlens Noel Reportedly Hires Rich Paul as Agent

    Restricted free agent Nerlens Noel has reportedly hired a new agent with his immediate future still up in the air. On Monday, Michael Scotto of Basketball Insiders reported Noel hired agent Rich Paul of Klutch Sports...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 6 months ago 20,107 reads 0 comments

  9. NBA Rumors: Latest Buzz on Paul George Tampering and Nerlens Noel's Agent Change

    We're deep into August, better known as the doldrums of the NBA calendar. Kyrie Irving set the rumor mill ablaze with his trade request late last month, but even that speculation has tampered down...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 6 months ago 17,577 reads 0 comments

  10. 'The Full 48' Podcast: ESPN's Kevin Pelton Talks NBA Projections, Kyrie and More

    ESPN's Kevin Pelton joins Bleacher Report's Jordan Brenner to discuss his team projections ahead of the 2017-18 NBA season on the latest edition of The Full 48 , as well as the advanced statistics that go into his anticipated win totals...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Bleacher Report NBA Staff about 6 months ago 10,114 reads 0 comments

  11. Nerlens Noel Comments on If He Misses Philadelphia: 'Nah'

    The Philadelphia 76ers moved one of their core building blocks last season, when they traded Nerlens Noel to the Dallas Mavericks . Although his old team is poised for a breakthrough, the big man has no qualms with playing elsewhere...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 7 months ago 3,091 reads 0 comments

  12. Nerlens Noel, Mavericks Reportedly Remain in Contract Talks, No Deal Imminent

    Contract negotiations between the Dallas Mavericks and restricted free agent Nerlens Noel are "ongoing," but a final agreement reportedly isn't imminent...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 7 months ago 6,236 reads 0 comments

  13. Nerlens Noel, Agent 'Very Disappointed' with Mavericks Contract Negotiations

    Nerlens Noel remains a free agent, and his agent, Happy Walters, said he and the veteran center are " very disappointed with where things stand" with the Dallas Mavericks ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 7 months ago 50,146 reads 0 comments

  14. NBA Free Agents 2017: Rumors and Predictions for Best Players Still Available

    Trades now start to dominate the rumors around the NBA with free agency settling down. But even potential blockbusters in response to league shifts via free agency can only steal so much of the spotlight...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 7 months ago 5,764 reads 0 comments

  15. NBA Free Agency 2017: Latest Rumors and Predictions on Rajon Rondo and More

    At this point, a free-agent signing won't significantly change a team's 2017-18 outlook, but niche players with specific skills could shore up a starting lineup or bolster the bench...

    Maurice Moton Written by Maurice Moton about 7 months ago 1,697 reads 0 comments

  16. 2017 NBA Free-Agency Big Board: Top 25 Remaining Players

    We're in the thick of wait-it-out free agency, as NBA teams hold out for late-stage bargains while hoping, in many cases, nobody else swoops in with a pricey offer for their own free agents...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 7 months ago 93,243 reads 0 comments

  17. 2017 NBA Free-Agency Big Board: Top 25 Remaining Players

    This is the tortoise portion of 2017 NBA free agency, but slow and steady activity keeps the market moving. While the big names have long been off the board, rotation regulars continue to find new homes...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 7 months ago 113,443 reads 0 comments

  18. NBA Free Agency 2017: Rumors and Predictions for Top Names Remaining on Market

    The NBA offseason has been every bit as exciting as the regular season so far. In fact, many would argue that it's been even more exciting. We've seen blockbuster trades, massive contract signings and even some front-office turmoil...

    Kristopher Knox Written by Kristopher Knox about 7 months ago 5,475 reads 0 comments

  19. 2017 NBA Free Agency Big Board: Top 25 Remaining Players

    Several more NBA free agents have found homes as we get deeper into July, but there are still bargains to be had—especially for those teams savvy enough to save some of their precious cap space until now...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 7 months ago 104,773 reads 0 comments

  20. Everything You Need to Know from Day 10 of NBA Free Agency

    NBA teams weren't focused on adding stars during Monday's portion of the free-agency festivities. Not many remain on the open market, and the ones who do are still hearing pitches and evaluating offers...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 7 months ago 68,678 reads 0 comments

  21. 2017 NBA Free-Agency Big Board: Top 25 Remaining Players

    The 2017 NBA free-agent class hasn't quite been picked clean, but its inventory is starting to resemble the final 30 minutes of a garage sale. While a host of players remain available, most are on the market for a reason...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 8 months ago 168,845 reads 0 comments

  22. 2017 NBA Free-Agency Big Board: Top 25 Remaining Players

    The nitty gritty of the NBA 's silly season is upon us. Summer leagues in Orlando and Salt Lake City are drawing to a close. The main event in Las Vegas is right around the corner...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 8 months ago 115,608 reads 0 comments

  23. 2017 NBA Free-Agency Big Board: Top 25 Remaining Players

    Kevin Durant is back with the Golden State Warriors. Stephen Curry is, too. Blake Griffin , Kyle Lowry and Jrue Holiday have already signed megadeals with their incumbent squads, as well...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 8 months ago 170,270 reads 0 comments

  24. NBA Free Agency 2017: Latest Rumors and Signing Predictions for Top Stars

    Call the NBA draft the appetizer to this summer's already-hectic free agency. The appetizer, at least, was a sampler with all the best stuff on the menu...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 8 months ago 7,857 reads 0 comments

  25. NBA Free Agents 2017: Latest Rumors on Chris Paul, Nerlens Noel and More

    After the draft, front offices turn their attention to free agents. The available talent should create summer drama in terms of major acquisitions and re-signings...

    Maurice Moton Written by Maurice Moton about 8 months ago 57,159 reads 0 comments