That duo served as two of the Rockets' best defenders, with the ability to match up with guards and forwards in the team's switch-heavy scheme. They already lost key contributors Trevor Ariza and Luc Mbah a Moute in free agency.
Carmelo Anthony #7 of the Oklahoma City Thunder looks on during the game against the Utah Jazz in Game Four of Round One of the 2018 NBA Playoffs on April 23, 2018 at vivint.SmartHome Arena in Salt Lake City, Utah.
Houston is "determined to sign Carmelo Anthony once he becomes free in OKC", Wojnarowski tweeted Monday.
The Rockets are among the teams that Anthony is reportedly interested in playing for, though money could be an issue.
According to Wojnarowski, the Thunder have begun exploring trades where Anthony could be moved as an expiring contract and be waived, becoming a free agent once his $27.9 million clears waivers.
Tony Parker agrees to deal with Hornets, reports say
The six-time All-Star is the No. 4 all-time scorer in Spurs history and the franchise's career assists leader. In March, a frustrated Parker told the media that his injury was "a hundred times worse" than Leonard's.
If Anthony signed with Miami, he would be eligible to receive the $2.4 million veteran's minimum, the $3.4 million biannual exception or the $5.3 million taxypayer midlevel exception.
The Rockets also have similar vehicles to sign Anthony.
James's Los Angeles Lakers could also offer Anthony a possible way out of Oklahoma while remaining Banana Boat buddy Wade would also relish the chance to play alongside the former Denver Nugget in South Beach. Anthony is now in the twilight of his career, barely shooting 40 percent from the field with the Thunder previous year and averaging a career low in points while putting in his usual effort, or lack thereof, on defense.
The first four rescued boys have been placed in a ward set aside specifically for the cave rescue, a source at the hospital said. They are the second batch to undertake the perilous journey out of Tham Luang cave in Mae Sai district in Chiang Rai .
While Wheeler did not lobby the EPA while he was under consideration for a job at the agency, his lobbying firm's colleagues did. But Pruitt had also been dogged for months by scandals that spawned more than a dozen federal and congressional investigations.
Kristina Mladenovic advanced to a Wimbledon third-round meeting with Serena Williams after defeating Tatjana Maria 6-2, 6-2. The 36-year-old made quick work of Lukas Lacko, winning 6-4, 6-4, 6-1 in a match that saw the Swiss make only 11 errors.
Tesla has been burning through billions of dollars as it's struggled to ramp up manufacturing of the Model 3 sedan. Tesla and the Shanghai government have reached a preliminary agreement to establish a Tesla factory over there.
Domagoj Vida made it 2-1 for Croatia 10 minutes into the second stanza with a fine header that sailed into the bottom corner. Croatia has beaten host Russian Federation 4-3 in a penalty shootout to advance to a World Cup semifinal against England .
There were also people who insisted that they didn't hear any difference in Meghan's manner of speaking, and they may be correct. Accents hold a significant role in a person's identification by helping others to recognize the region that one is from.
A U.S. service member has been killed and two others injured in what appears to be an insider attack in Afghanistan , NATO said. The Taliban have also released a statement, saying an Afghan soldier opened fire on United States soldiers in Uruzgan.
A police officer in Britain is being tested at a hospital in Salisbury for possible exposure to the nerve agent Novichok . Sergei and Yulia Skripal were poisoned in southwest England not far from where Sturgess and Rowley live.
Baldwin and Bieber have been together for one month, but have had an on and off again relationship for almost four years . Eyewitnesses told TMZ that while everyone was salsa dancing, they were asked to put their phones away for a big surprise.
The competitive eater bested his own record at Nathan's Famous 2018 Hot Dog Eating Contest, downing 74 hot dogs in 10 minutes . On the women's side, Miki Sudo won her fifth straight title, beating Michelle Lesco and Juliet Lee by gulping down 37 hot dogs.
Ambulance Leaves Thai Cave on 2nd Day of Rescue Operation
The operation began at around 11 a.m. local time on Monday and is expected to finish for the day around 9 p.m, reported the BBC . According to the Associated Press , a Thai official revealed that the healthiest boys were taken out of the cave first.
Apple Music Has Surpassed Spotify In Paid US Subscribers
The data was specifically referring to paid users as well, so no one still on either Apple or Spotify's free trial was included. Back then the Apple US-based subscriber growth rate was 5 percent in the country as compared to Spotify's 2 percent.
Chopper crashes into United States townhouse, 1 dead
State police received reports of the crash and subsequent fire at the Bristol Commons townhomes in Williamsburg at 4.42pm. The College of William and Mary said the incident happened near Dillard Complex and that people should avoid the area.
Iranian oil minister calls Trump's order to OPEC insulting
OPEC together with a group of non-OPEC producers led by Russian Federation started to withhold output in 2017 to prop up prices. Seems like this is sort of related to Trump tweets", said Stewart Glickman, energy equity analyst at CFRA Research in NY .