Kentavious Caldwell-Pope RUMORS & NEWS

  • Did Lakers sign Kentavious Caldwell-Pope to appeal to LeBron?

    Larry Brown Sports "The Los Angeles Lakers possibly had something of an ulterior motive for bringing in Kentavious Caldwell-Pope this summer. ESPN’s Dave McMenamin reported on Friday that the Lakers may have been motivated to sign Caldwell-Pope since he shares an agent with LeBron James. More from..." September 02

  • Lakers GM Rob Pelinka Cites Wrong Book Of Bible While Comparing Kentavious Caldwell-Pope To Biblical Bread

    Deadspin "Here is part of a story: And the Lord said to Moses, “I have heard the grumbling of the people of Israel. Say to them, ‘At twilight you shall eat meat, and in the morning you shall be filled with bread. Then you shall know that I am the Lord your God.’” In the evening quail came up and..." July 18

  • Kentavious Caldwell-Pope Receives 15 Percent Trade Kicker In Lakers' Deal

    Real GM Basketball "As part of Kentavious Caldwell-Pope's one-year, $18 million deal with the Los Angeles Lakers, he receives a 15 percent trade kicker. Caldwell-Pope also receives a 50 percent advance in the deal." July 16

  • Future Laker LeBron James Tweets Congrats to Kentavious Caldwell-Pope For Signing With Lakers

    Black Sports Online "It will be a glorious day for Lakers fans when LeBron signs with the team, but until then they just have to wait it out and read the tea leaves. It isn’t a big deal for LeBron to congratulate KCP, since they are repped by same people, but I just like to stir up things." July 14

  • Lakers To Sign Kentavious Caldwell-Pope

    Hoops Rumors "The Lakers have reached an agreement to sign free agent shooting guard Kentavious Caldwell-Pope, according to Brian Windhorst of (Twitter link). Windhorst reports that Caldwell-Pope will receive a one-year, $18MM deal from the club. It has been an unusual offseason for Caldwell-Pope,..." July 12

  • Pistons offered Kentavious Caldwell-Pope five-year, $80 million contract

    Pro Basketball Talk "Entering the offseason, the Pistons were reportedly prepared to match a max offer sheet for Kentavious Caldwell-Pope. Instead, they renounced him and let him hit unrestricted free agency. Obviously, Detroit drafting Luke Kennard, signing Langston Galloway then – most importantly – trading..." July 10

  • Lakers have significant interest in Kentavious Caldwell-Pope

    Larry Brown Sports "Kentavious Caldwell-Pope is suddenly an unrestricted free agent, and one somewhat surprising suitor has emerged. ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski reports Friday that the Lakers have “significant interest” in a one-year “balloon” deal with Caldwell-Pope, whose rights were renounced by the Detroit..." July 08

  • Kentavious Caldwell-Pope Rights Renounced by Pistons, SG Will Become UFA

    Bleacher Report "The Detroit Pistons are renouncing their rights to Kentavious Caldwell-Pope, according to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski, which means he will now become an unrestricted free agent. Caldwell-Pope was previously a restricted free agent, but with the Pistons hard-capped following the signing of..." July 07

  • Otto Porter, Kentavious Caldwell-Pope Reportedly Nets' Free-Agency Targets

    Bleacher Report "The Brooklyn Nets are reportedly planning to make a significant push for Washington Wizards forward Otto Porter and Detroit Pistons guard Kentavious Caldwell-Pope in free agency. Marc Stein of ESPN noted Friday both the Wizards and Pistons are "bracing" for the Nets to make lucrative offers to..." June 30

  • Pistons' Kentavious Caldwell-Pope suspended for pleading guilty to DUI

    USA Today "Detroit Pistons guard Kentavious Caldwell-Pope has been suspended for two games without pay for pleading guilty to operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated, the league announced Friday. His suspension will begin at the start of the 2017-18 NBA season, assuming he is eligible and physically..." June 23

  • Detroit Pistons' Kentavious Caldwell-Pope gets probation in OWI case

    Detroit Free Press "Detroit Pistons shooting guard Kentavious Caldwell-Pope was sentenced to 12 months probation Wednesday after pleading guilty to a lesser charge in connection with a March traffic stop in Auburn Hills. After an initial charge of operating while intoxicated (OWI), Caldwell-Pope pleaded guilty to..." June 15

  • Nets Will Pursue Otto Porter, Kentavious Caldwell-Pope

    Hoops Rumors "The Nets are planning an aggressive push for restricted free agents again, with Washington’s Otto Porter and Detroit’s Kentavious Caldwell-Pope as targets, tweets Keith Smith of RealGM. It would be the continuation of a strategy that resulted in a four-year, $75MM offer sheet for Portland’s..." May 26

  • Pistons plan to match any Kentavious Caldwell-Pope offer sheet, even a max

    Pro Basketball Talk "Bad news for the Nets or any team planning to pursue Kentavious Caldwell-Pope in restricted free agency this summer. Vince Ellis of the Detroit Free Press: The Pistons are prepared to match any offer sheet he receives, even if it produced a maximum contract, according to multiple persons..." April 19

  • Pistons will match offer sheets for Kentavious Caldwell-Pope

    Yardbarker "The Detroit Pistons are intent on keeping guard Kentavious Caldwell-Pope from leaving this summer. Caldwell-Pope is set to be a restricted free agent, but according to Vince Ellis of the Detroit Free Press, the team is ready to match any offer sheet that comes in for him. That includes..." April 17

  • Kentavious Caldwell-Pope DUI Arrest Video ... 'I Only Had 2 Drinks'

    TMZ "Detroit Pistons star Kentavious Caldwell-Pope was surprisingly calm for a guy suspected of DUI ... at least, it seemed that way in the video of his arrest, obtained by TMZ Sports. Kentavious was arrested in the early hours of March 29 -- after the Pistons had lost to the Miami Heat. KCP..." April 03

  • SVG backs Kentavious Caldwell-Pope: ‘The best people make mistakes’

    Detroit Free Press "After Friday’s loss to the Milwaukee Bucks, Detroit Pistons guard Kentavious Caldwell-Pope had a brief response to questions about arrest on suspicion of drunken driving early Wednesday morning. Earlier, Pistons coach Stan Van Gundy defended the young player, saying “the best people make..." April 01

  • Pistons’ Caldwell-Pope arrested on suspected DUI

    Detroit News "Pistons guard Kentavious Caldwell-Pope was arrested early Wednesday morning for suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol. According to the Auburn Hills Police Department, Caldwell-Pope, 24, was pulled over at 2:50 a.m. on Auburn Road near Squirrel Road in Auburn Hills. He reportedly..." March 31