George Hill RUMORS & NEWS

  • Report: Final season of George Hill’s Kings contract just $1 million guaranteed

    Pro Basketball Talk "I wasn’t a big fan of the Kings giving George Hill – a 31-year-old with a history of nagging injuries – a three-year, $57 million contract. But the deal won’t necessarily be as costly as it initially sounded. Eric Pincus of Basketball Insiders The Kings still had to outbid the market for..." July 11

  • Lakers meeting with free agent point guard George Hill

    CBS Sports "The Los Angeles Lakers believe they have their point guard of the future in Lonzo Ball, but the club still has been search of a veteran to help run the offense and show Ball the ropes. ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski reports the Lakers were meeting Monday with free agent point guard George Hill, with..." July 03

  • Knicks try to make space for George Hill as PGs disappear

    New York Post "Phil Jackson and the triangle are no longer here but that didn’t help the Knicks’ chances at landing the top two point guards on their wish list – Jrue Holiday and Jeff Teague. Teague made a quick decision in signing with the Wolves exactly Friday at midnight on a three-year, $57 million. On..." July 01

  • Reunion with Spurs an option for George Hill

    Larry Brown Sports "Could George Hill be going back to the place where it all began? Ben Rohrbach of Yahoo! Sports reports Friday that while a return to the Utah Jazz remains Hill’s preference, the San Antonio Spurs are his second choice. The 31-year-old Hill, an unrestricted free agent, spent the first three..." June 30

  • Jazz GM Lindsey talks about priority of keeping Hayward, Hill

    The Deseret News "Signing Gordon Hayward and George Hill are undoubtedly the most important tasks for the Utah Jazz during the offseason as both key players will have choices to consider about their future come July. Jazz general manager Dennis Lindsey, who wasn’t available at the year-end press conference last..." May 19

  • George Hill: Gordon Hayward’s free agent decision will factor into mine

    Larry Brown Sports "A crucial summer awaits the Utah Jazz after their Round 2 sweep at the hands of the Golden State Warriors, and the stakes very well may be all or nothing. Speaking with reporters at his exit interview on Tuesday, Jazz point guard George Hill said that teammate Gordon Hayward’s free agent..." May 09

  • George Hill out for Jazz-Warriors Game 2

    Pro Basketball Talk "Stephen Curry in Game 1 of Warriors-Jazz, with George Hill: On: 13 points in 14 minutes, 4-of-5 shooting, 122.1 Golden State offensive rating Off: 9 points in 16 minutes, 3-of-6 shooting, 101.5 Golden State offensive rating We’re dealing with small samples, and Curry is pretty darn good..." May 04

  • George Hill staying steady with bigger role, looming payday

    Pro Basketball Talk "Gregg Popovich has made that quote, the Stonecutter Credo, a mantra for the Spurs. Six years after he left San Antonio, George Hill has not forgotten it. “One thing that Coach Pop really taught me when I first got to the NBA is keep pounding that rock, no matter what,” Hill said. “When times..." March 20

  • George Hill advised he can get ‘much better deal’ this summer than Jazz offered now

    Salt Lake Tribune "George Hill and the Utah Jazz will not reach a deal on a contract extension, clearing the way for Utah's talented starting point guard to reach unrestricted free agency, The Salt Lake Tribune has learned. According to league sources, Hill and the Jazz engaged in discussions concerning a..." March 01

  • Jazz Unable To Agree Upon Extension With George Hill

    Real GM Basketball "The Utah Jazz were unable to agree upon a contract extension with George Hill. The Jazz could have given Hill the remainder of their cap space this season and an extension of up to three years with annual raises of 7.5 percent. The best offer Utah could make to Hill is for $88.3 million to..." February 28

  • Jazz working to extend Hill before free agency

    ESPN "The Utah Jazz and point guard George Hill are in active discussions on a contract extension in an attempt to strike a deal before Tuesday's 11:59 p.m. ET deadline for such deals, according to league sources. Sources told ESPN that the sides continue to work toward an agreement in hopes of..." February 28