Festus Ezeli RUMORS & NEWS

  • Blazers' Festus Ezeli has no timetable for his return from knee injury

    CBS Sports "From re-signing Allen Crabbe, to offering a max-level extension to C.J. McCollum, to signing swingman Evan Turner to a long-term deal, the Portland Trail Blazers were very active this offseason. Unfortunately, one of their acquisitions, big man Festus Ezeli, is expected to miss all of training..." September 24

  • Festus Ezeli To Miss Six Weeks

    Hoops Rumors "The Trail Blazers announced today that Festus Ezeli will be sidelined for six weeks. The center had his left knee injected with a bone marrow aspirate concentrate and Orthovisc today in Chicago. The treatment is designed to alleviate pain and improve function in the joint, per the announcement. If..." August 23

  • Festus Ezeli Bargain Contract Due To Knee Concerns

    Blazer's Edge "The Portland Trail Blazers signed free agent center Festus Ezeli to a bargain contract due to worries about his knees, reports ESPN's Marc J. Spears. The two-year, $15m deal (with a team option for the second year) was applauded as an unbelievable value for a free agent once expected to command..." July 10

  • Festus Ezeli signs a 2-year deal with the Trail Blazers worth $15 million, per report

    SB Nation "Unrestricted free agent Festus Ezeli will sign a two-year deal worth $15 million with the Portland Trail Blazers, according to The Vertical's Adrian Wojnarowski. There's a team option on the second year, per Marc J. Spears. Ezeli was gone as soon as the Warriors signed Kevin Durant. Golden..." July 07

  • Festus Ezeli Meeting With Blazers In Portland

    Real GM Basketball "The Portland Trail Blazers are meeting with Festus Ezeli. Ezeli began the offseason as a restricted free agent but the Golden State Warriors rescinded their qualifying offer to him once Kevin Durant committed to sign." July 06

  • Festus Ezeli: Will be unrestricted free agent

    CBS Sports "Ezeli had his rights renounced by the Warriors Monday following Kevin Durant's decision to join the team, making him an unrestricted free agent, Marc J. Spears of ESPN reports. Durant's arrival in Golden State will require the team to clear up some cap space, and that starts with allowing Ezeli..." July 04

  • Warriors make qualifying offers to Harrison Barnes, Festus Ezeli

    ESPN "The Golden State Warriors have extended qualifying offers to forward Harrison Barnes and center Festus Ezeli. The moves, which were made Wednesday, mean Barnes and Ezeli will be restricted free agents in July, and the Warriors will have the right to match any offer sheet that Barnes and Ezeli..." June 30

  • How to solve a free-agent problem like Festus Ezeli? $50 million works

    Sporting News "Three years and $50 million? According to several league executives, that is likely to be what it takes to land Warriors restricted free agent center Festus Ezeli this summer. “Obviously there are health issues you’re worried about,” one general manager told Sporting News. “So I don’t think..." May 05

  • Warriors’ Festus Ezeli could return Sunday

    Pro Basketball Talk "As the Warriors enter the home stretch of their chase for 73 wins, they may be getting a pretty important piece back soon. Backup center Festus Ezeli, who has been recovering from knee surgery and last played on January 25, could return Sunday against the Trail Blazers." April 02

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    Rusty Simmons @Rusty_SFChron

    Festus Ezeli said he's really close to returning to games. He smacked Andre Iguodala with another cake this morning.