NBA free agency isn’t exactly like the regular season; not only does it happen in June, but teams have more flexibility regarding where they can go, and when.”
NBA free agency is on the horizon as many players look to cash in on one of the biggest markets in the world. In this podcast, we’ll cover some of the latest trade activity from the league’s big three and what it means for each team.
All the latest moves from NBA teams, free agency signings, trades and news
There was some good news today from the NBA, some bad news, and we just have to deal with it. Free agency is coming up soon and lots of interesting things will happen on NBA teams.
So, I will try to update this list daily and tell you everything you need to know about the NBA free agency. Here is the updated list of free agents and their current status.
Top 10 Highest Paid Players
Cleveland Cavaliers LeBron James–$35M per season
Los Angeles Clippers Chris Paul–$32.2M per season
Miami Heat Dwyane Wade–$23M per season
Washington Wizards John Wall–$21M per season
Milwaukee Bucks Giannis Antetokounmpo–$21M per season
Chicago Bulls Joakim Noah–$15.8M per season
Memphis Grizzlies Marc Gasol–$15M per season
New York Knicks Carmelo Anthony–$14.7M per season
Toronto Raptors DeMar DeRozan–$13M per season
Los Angeles Lakers Paul George–$12.4M per season
Top 10 Least Paid Players
New Orleans Pelicans Anthony Davis–$12.7M per season
Phoenix Suns Josh Jackson–$11.6M per season
Houston Rockets Mike Conley Jr.–$10.1M per season
Denver Nuggets Gary Harris–$8.6M per season
Detroit Pistons Stanley Johnson–$8.4M per season
San Antonio Spurs Kawhi Leonard–$8.4M per season
Philadelphia 76ers Nerlens Noel – $7.9M per season
Utah Jazz Dante Exum–$7.5M per season
Minnesota Timberwolves Karl Anthony Towns–$7.4M per season
Oklahoma City Thunder Joffrey Lauvergne–$7.3M per season
Best Team for Free Agency
Cleveland Cavaliers–If LeBron leaves the Cavs, they will have to add a player with the same salary, so they will probably add someone like Kawhi Leonard or Paul George.
Los Angeles Clippers–Chris Paul might be ready to leave, so they will have to rebuild their roster and get a better guard.
Miami Heat–They have some options, but they need to decide for the next 2 years, otherwise they won’t get a superstar in the future.
Washington Wizards–John Wall will be the biggest asset for the Wizards, but he has a lot of competition for the spot.
Milwaukee Bucks–The Bucks can offer a lot of money for a player like Giannis Antetokounmpo, but his price is too high, and he is a young star, so he will probably stay with the Greek Freak.
New Orleans Pelicans–The Pelicans have to re-sign Anthony Davis and keep Zion Williamson, but they will get a great draft pick for both players.
Chicago Bulls—They need to sign Joakim Noah, who can still play a great
I don’t think they were happy with him. I thought he would want to retire.” This is the story of what happened to LeBron James after he left the Cleveland Cavaliers. His decision to leave the Cleveland Cavaliers is not a great way to end his career. He might have made millions, won championships and even be in contention to join the greatest basketball dynasty in history. LeBron was a part of the Cavaliers for seven years, and he helped the team win two championships. He is still considered being one of the top players in the NBA and the entire league wants to see him play for their respective teams.