Matt Barnes RUMORS & NEWS

  • Matt Barnes calls out Pelicans for waiving Lance Stephenson due to injury

    TMZ "Matt Barnes is PISSED at the New Orleans Pelicans for cutting his boy Lance Stephenson -- saying Lance busted his ass for the team, only to get waived after he got hurt. Stephenson suffered a groin injury and will require surgery that will reportedly keep him out for 6 to 10 weeks. So, New..." November 07

  • Kings’ Matt Barnes fined $15,000 by league for language to referees

    Pro Basketball Talk "The Sacramento was frustrated after an overtime loss to the Heat — DeMarcus Cousins picked up six fouls in the fourth quarter (some of them questionable), the Kings had blown a fourth-quarter lead, then they just came apart in overtime. After the final whistle, Matt Barnes — never one to be shy..." November 03

  • Gloria Govan’s IG Attacked After Barnes Says She Won’t Allow Him to See His Kids

    Black Sports Online "If there’s one thing we can all agree on it’s that Matt Barnes loves the kids. His kids, other people’s kids, at risk kids, kids in general. Yesterday he generously opened up his heart and wallet to Ta’Kari Christie, the daughter of Basketball Wives: LA star Jackie Christie who says her mother..." October 20

  • Matt Barnes says he’s been warned for chewing gum, using bathroom during national anthem

    Pro Basketball Talk "The NBA has long taken a hard stance on the national anthem. Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf was infamously suspended for sitting during the national anthem 1996. The league has a specific rule – which it doesn’t plan to change – that states, “Players, coaches and trainers are to stand and line up in a..." October 01

  • Matt Barnes, the NBA's Last Tough Guy, Is Still Ready for a Fight

    Bleacher Report "There are beautiful places in this world. Where warm, sparkling water clear as life slides on pristine beaches without making a sound under palm trees that grow sideways. Where ebullient smiles of little black children, dressed in school uniforms with white beads in their braided hair, a..." September 27

  • Matt Barnes on IG Says Gloria Govan Won’t Let Him See His Kids

    Bossip "Matt Barnes Says Estranged Wife Gloria Is Stopping Him From Seeing His Kids Over Money? We aren’t sure exactly what’s going on between Matt Barnes and his ex Gloria Govan, but he’s dropping clues all over social media. First the ball player posted this note addressing his frustration when it..." September 16

  • Kings bring Matt Barnes home on a 2 year, $12 million deal

    Sactown Royalty "Well the Kings struck out on Ryan Anderson and traded the rights to Marquese Chriss to Phoenix but they're bringing at least one Sacramento native back home. I'm talking of course, about Matt Barnes. Barnes is joining the Kings on a 2 year, $12 million deal. CSN California's James Ham was..." July 03

  • Kings Are Reportedly Interested In Jamal Crawford, Matt Barnes, and Donald Sloan

    Sactown Royalty "With roughly $20 million of open cap room remaining after signing Arron Afflalo and Anthony Tolliver, and before accounting for Rajon Rondo's cap hold and whatever comes of Seth Curry's free agency, the Kings have been linked to a few more solid veterans over the last 24 hours. The first two..." July 03

  • Matt Barnes bashes NBA's decision to suspend Green

    The Score "Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green's suspension for Game 5 of the NBA Finals is receiving mixed reviews from fans, media, and players alike. Green was assessed a flagrant-1 foul for striking LeBron James in the groin during Game 4 on Friday. Since he had already accumulated three..." June 12

  • Matt Barnes 'possibly' looking for Warriors reunion

    The Score "A former fan favorite may be hoping for a return to the Bay. Matt Barnes, once a catalyst on the "We Believe" teams that captured the hearts of many in Oakland, is considering a second go-around with the Golden State Warriors. But there's a catch: Barnes wants the Cleveland Cavaliers to pull..." June 08