David Lee RUMORS & NEWS

  • NBA's David Lee: Dirk Ain't Leaving the Mavs ... He Loves Dallas Too Much

    TMZ "Good news for Mavs fans ... David Lee tells TMZ Sports he doesn't believe Dirk Nowitzki will leave Dallas for greener pastures ... despite the fact Dirk just opted out of his contract. Instead of signing his option and returning to make $8.7 mil next season -- Dirk opted out and will become an..." June 26

  • Mavericks' Lee will miss at least 2 games vs. Thunder

    The Score "Power forward David Lee will miss at least the first two contests in the Dallas Mavericks' first-round matchup against the Oklahoma City Thunder due to a torn plantar fascia in his right heel. Lee has been a pleasant surprise since signing with the Mavericks in February. The 32-year-old is..." April 16

  • Mavericks to sign David Lee with $2.1 million exception

    CBS Sports "David Lee is expected to sign with the Dallas Mavericks for the $2.1 million room exception, according to The Vertical's Shams Charania. Lee, who had fallen out of the Boston Celtics' rotation, was waived because they couldn't find a trade for him before Thursday's deadilne. This is precisely..." February 20

  • Celtics waive Lee, Mavs reportedly front-runners to sign him

    Larry Brown Sports "With an excess of capable young bodies needing minutes in their frontcourt, there was never really room on the Celtics for veteran big man David Lee. Now his time in Boston has officially drawn to a close. According to a report by Shams Charania of The Vertical on Friday, the Celtics, who were..." February 20

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    Davids Lee's buyout should be completed by tomorrow, according to source.

  • Report: C's to buy out Lee if no deal is made

    CSN New England "David Lee's days with the Boston Celtics appear to be numbered . . . one way or the other. Lee, whose playing time has dwindled to zero, is mentioned in virtually every trade rumor involving the C's. And if they're unable to move him before Thursday's deadline, then they'll reportedly go in..." February 17

  • David Lee, Andrea Bargnani will 'almost assuredly' be bought out

    The Score "Barring trades before the deadline, a trio of struggling power forwards look sure to reach buyouts with their teams. Boston's David Lee, Brooklyn's Andrea Bargnani, and Denver's JJ Hickson will "almost assuredly" be bought out unless they're traded, The Vertical's Adrian Wojnarowski reports,..." February 16

  • Celtics aren't drawing any interest for David Lee

    Boston Herald "By the time he reached the podium following this morning's East team practice, Carmelo Anthony was already tired of this most recent trade deadline frenzy. A New York Daily News report had the Knicks star going to Cleveland as part of a three-team deal that also had the Celtics getting Kevin..." February 14

  • David Lee To Be Traded Or Bought Out By Celtics

    Real GM Basketball " The Boston Celtics will buy out David Lee if they are unable to move him by the deadline. Lee is in the final season of his current contract." February 03

  • Ainge talked with David Lee regarding future with C's

    CSN New England "Boston has been beating teams so badly of late, it has afforded head coach Brad Stevens an opportunity to empty his bench; well almost empty his bench. Veteran David Lee has been the one Celtic player who has remained a mainstay on the sideline, regardless of how lopsided games have..." February 01

  • Raptors looking to add Lee?

    Sportsnet "The NBA’s Feb. 18 trade deadline is less than a month away and the hot stove is beginning to warm up. Here’s some of the latest buzz from around the league. Celtics, Raptors working on a deal? The Skinny: Steve Kyler of Basketball Insiders reports that the Boston Celtics are looking to move..." January 24

  • David Lee on Raptors' radar?

    Hoops Hype "The problem for Boston is that it’s difficult to move Lee’s $15.4 million contract without any long-term cap impact. Their desire to keep their flexibility and not take on long-term money is something the Celtics have made clear to inquiring teams. " January 20

  • David Lee responds to benching, says he hasn't considered asking Celtics for a trade

    Mass Live "Asked directly about possibly requesting a trade due to disappearing playing time, Boston Celtics big man David Lee said he has not considered such a drastic course of action yet. "We'll see moving forward how permanent this is," Lee said Wednesday night after his second straight DNP-CD..." January 07