Nicolas Batum RUMORS & NEWS

  • Batum: “I made a great blunder” "In a great interview published by the French newspaper “L’Equipe”, Nicolas Batum makes his public self-criticism for his summer with the French national team, revealing that the team and himself had their issues. As he explained: “Our tournament was very disappointing. It was perhaps our most..." September 14

  • Nicolas Batum agrees to 5-year, $120 million deal to stay with Hornets

    ESPN "Forward Nicolas Batum has agreed to a five-year, $120 million deal to re-sign with the Charlotte Hornets, according to a league source. The Vertical first reported the agreement. Batum had scheduled a Friday meeting with the Dallas Mavericks but struck a deal hours into free agency to stay..." July 01

  • With Chandler Parsons exit likely, Mavs expected to meet with Batum

    ESPN "Charlotte Hornets small forward Nicolas Batum is expected to meet with the Dallas Mavericks in free agency, a league source told ESPN. The Mavs are exploring options to replace small forward Chandler Parsons, who sources say is expected to leave in free agency with Dallas declining to offer him..." June 30

  • Report: Wizards to target Horford, Batum in free agency

    The Score "The Washington Wizards are looking at plans B, C, D, and so on with the pipe dream of four-time scoring champion Kevin Durant making his way home basically extinguished. On top of the team's reported interest in sharpshooting big man Ryan Anderson, the Wizards also plan to target All-Star..." June 29

  • Warriors eye Durant backup plans, FAs including Horford, Whiteside, Batum

    The Score "Despite winning a record 73 regular-season games, some of the Golden State Warriors' flaws were exposed during the playoffs, which culminated in a Game 7 NBA Finals loss after they held a 3-1 series lead. Key rotation players Harrison Barnes and Festus Ezeli may walk as restricted free agents..." June 24

  • Report: Nicolas Batum Optimistic Of Quickly Agreeing Upon Deal With Hornets

    Real GM Basketball "Nicolas Batum's agent is optimistic of being able to quickly agree upon a new contract in free agency with the Charlotte Hornets, according to a report. Batum would like to participate in the Olympic Qualifying Tournament with France," May 31

  • Hornets free agent Nic Batum has ‘unfinished business’ in Charlotte

    Charlotte Observer "Small forward Nic Batum, the Charlotte Hornets’ most attractive free-agent-to-be, said Monday he has "unfinished business" in the Queen City. Translation: He’s predisposed to re-signing with the Hornets if the salary numbers are competitive. "We should be playing tomorrow (in the Eastern..." May 03

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