Dion Waiters RUMORS & NEWS

  • Waiters says he signed with Heat to have fun, not for the money

    The Score "Fresh off signing with the Miami Heat for $5.93 million over two years - leaving $6.8 million for next season alone on the table in Oklahoma City - Dion Waiters explained his decision to take both a pay cut and his talents to South Beach in an Instagram post Tuesday." July 26

  • Dion Waiters' deal signals the end of the 2016 money grab

    Yardbarker "When you’re a kid on Halloween, you go out whenever dusk starts to set in and bang on doors using code words for free candy and go on your merry way with every house that has a porch light on. For the most part, you go around a neighborhood or a general area until at some point, you start..." July 26

  • Dion Waiters to Miami on 1-year deal

    Las Vegas Sun "Two people with knowledge of the situation tell The Associated Press that the Miami Heat have agreed to terms on a one-year deal with free agent guard Dion Waiters. The two sides came to agreement on Monday. Waiters will make $2.9 million. The people spoke on condition of anonymity because the..." July 25

  • Would Nets be interested in Dion Waiters? Doubt it

    Nets Daily "In a bit of a shocker, Adrian Wojnarowski reports that the Thunder rescinded their free agent rights to Dion Waiters, their free agent shooting guard. And Woj suggested the Nets could be interested. But the Nets haven't had any real interest in Waiters, a 6'4" shooting guard. There were..." July 19

  • Report: Waiters becomes UFA as Thunder rescind qualifying offer

    The Score "The Oklahoma City Thunder have rescinded their qualifying offer to shooting guard Dion Waiters, according to The Vertical's Adrian Wojnarowski. In so doing, the Thunder renounce their matching rights on Waiters, and allow him to become an unrestricted free agent. Wojnarowski speculates that..." July 19

  • Kings pursuing Dion Waiters

    Yahoo! Sports "Among the free agents contacted by the Sacramento Kings early Friday morning were Dion Waiters, Ryan Anderson and Matthew Dellavedova, league sources told The Vertical. Waiters is considered one of the Kings’ top targets, a source said. Sacramento has been aggressively trying to reshape its..." July 01

  • Kings reportedly interested in Dion Waiters

    Sactown Royalty "We have a new free agent rumor involving the Kings, and this time it's actually about someone that plays a position of need! Unfortunately, it's about Dion Waiters. I wouldn't completely hate a signing of Dion Waiters, as I think he played a valuable role for the Thunder in this year's..." June 28

  • Sixers Showing Interest in Free Agent Dion Waiters

    Liberty Ballers "In the same hour ESPN's Marc Stein reported that the Sixers could make a play for restricted free agent Harrison Barnes, Sheridan Hoops' Michael Scotto is reporting that Philadelphia also is interested in Dion Waiters. The flamboyant, charismatic two-guard has had nothing short of a sporadic..." June 28

  • Dion Waiters could earn $12-plus million in free agency

    Sportsnaut "The contracts free agents sign around the NBA promise to be completely out of bounds this summer. With the cap increasing a great deal due to the influx of television revenue, the max deal is going to be more than 20 percent higher than what it was two years ago. This will obviously impact..." June 05

  • Dion Waiters made his Syracuse teammates call him 'Kobe Wade'

    The Score "Oklahoma City Thunder guard Dion Waiters certainly wasn't lacking in confidence during his college days at Syracuse. Waiters envisioned himself as a mix between Kobe Bryant and Dwyane Wade, and at least tried to nickname himself after the two stars, according to Danny Parkins of 610 AM in..." May 31

  • Restricted free agent Dion Waiters says he'd like to return to the Thunder: "Of course"

    The Oklahoman "The Thunder's season ended late Monday night in Oakland, which officially marked the beginning of the Kevin Durant free agency watch. KD predictably side-stepped questions about his future postgame, saying he hadn't even begun thinking about it. But another Thunder free agent made his offseason..." May 31

  • Kevin Durant Explains Why He Said "F**k You" to Dion Waiters During Game 2

    The Oklahoman "In the second quarter of Thunder-Warriors Game 2, Kevin Durant raised his hand on the fast break, signaling to Dion Waiters for a pass. He clapped as he started to run under the basket. Durant obviously wanted the ball. Waiters, dribbling up the other side of the court, held it instead, waiting..." May 22

  • Dion Waiters on LaMarcus Aldridge: ‘One man can’t beat you’

    Sportsnaut "It took a team effort for the Oklahoma City Thunder to stave off a 2-0 series deficit against the San Antonio Spurs on Monday night. Five different Thunder players scored in double-digits with the All-Star tandem of Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook tallying a combined 57 points. Meanwhile,..." May 04

  • Waiters returns to Thunder after brother's funeral

    The Score "Oklahoma City shooting guard Dion Waiters will return to the Thunder's lineup on Wednesday, according to The Oklahoman's Anthony Slater. Waiters has missed Oklahoma City's last four contests after taking a personal leave following the death of his brother." March 16

  • Thunder guard Dion Waiters away from team, will not play Wednesday against Clippers

    The Oklahoman "Thunder guard Dion Waiters will not play for the Thunder in Wednesday's game against the Los Angeles Clippers following a death in his family. Waiters is currently away from the team. Waiters posted twice to his Instagram account twice Tuesday night, saying "The call I just got about my lil..." March 09

  • Thunder guard Dion Waiters' younger brother killed in Philadelphia violence

    Welcome To Loud City "Dion Waiters' younger brother is reported to have been killed during a violent outbreak in Philadelphia on March 8th. While few details are available at this time, Fox 29 Philadelphia reports: Six people have been killed during a bloody day on the streets of Philadelphia. The violence began..." March 09