Otto Porter Jr. RUMORS & NEWS

  • Kings minority owner Shaquille O’Neal apparently thinks Sacramento signed Otto Porter

    Pro Basketball Talk "Otto Porter signed an offer sheet with the Nets, and the Wizards matched it. The Kings also reportedly offered Porter a max contract, but they never became part of an official transaction. Yet, Shaquille O’Neal – who owns a share of the Kings and regularly appears on national television to..." August 14

  • John Wall defends comments about Otto Porter, says they are all good

    Fanrag Sports "No matter what the Washington Wizards do this offseason, the future of 2019 free agent John Wall is what matters most. The four-time All-Star answered questions from FanRag Sports during halftime of the Wizards’ Summer League game Monday afternoon. The responses included two important..." July 11

  • Wizards Will Match Offer Sheet For Otto Porter

    Hoops Rumors "As expected, the Wizards announced they will match the Nets’ four-year, $106.5MM offer to Otto Porter, tweets Candace Buckner of The Washington Post. Porter still has to pass a physical before the move becomes official, notes David Aldridge of TNT (Twitter link). Washington had until 11pm..." July 09

  • Nets' offer sheet to Porter has unusual wrinkle

    Newsday "The Nets made the Wizards wait until just after 7 p.m. ET Thursday before delivering their offer sheet for restricted free agent forward Otto Porter Jr., and it contained a few interesting wrinkles. According to ESPN reports, it includes a 15 percent trade kicker and a fourth-year player option...." July 07

  • Wizards haven’t yet received Otto Porter’s Nets offer sheet

    Pro Basketball Talk "The Wizards reportedly plan to match Otto Porter‘s four-year, $106,524,975 offer sheet from the Nets. But, even with the moratorium ending at noon Eastern today, Washington can’t yet – because Brooklyn hasn’t delivered the offer sheet. The Wizards will have two days to match once the offer..." July 06

  • Nets, Otto Porter Agree To Max Offer Sheet

    Hoops Rumors "The Nets and Otto Porter have reached an agreement on a four-year, maximum salary deal, reports Shams Charania of The Vertical (Twitter link). Because Porter is a restricted free agent, Brooklyn will have to sign Porter to an offer sheet, and the Wizards will have the opportunity to match..." July 05

  • Washington Wizards forward Porter to meet with the Utah Jazz

    Fanrag Sports "With knowledge that star forward Gordon Hayward would not be returning to Utah next season, the Jazz have scheduled a meeting with Washington Wizards restricted free agent Otto Porter. Porter has been the topic of several reports in recent days. The Sacramento Kings reportedly made a max offer..." July 05

  • Otto Porter suitors are falling as Nets’ hope grows

    New York Post "The Nets just moved a step — or two — closer to landing top offseason target Otto Porter Jr. Sacramento already had extended Porter a four-year, $106 million offer sheet, but the Wizards restricted free agent opted to visit other teams before signing it. With Brooklyn believed to be meeting..." July 04

  • Kings Offer Otto Porter Four-Year, $106M Max Contract

    Real GM Basketball "The Sacramento Kings have offered Otto Porter a four-year, $106 million max contract. The Washington Wizards have match rights since Porter is a restricted free agent. Porter has been negotiating with the Wizards on a five-year deal." July 02

  • Kings To Meet With Otto Porter

    Hoops Rumors "The Kings are expected to meet with free agent forward Otto Porter today, reports Sam Amick of USA Today (Twitter link). Porter, 24, is a restricted free agent, having received a qualifying offer last week from the Wizards. The 6’8″ forward met with Washington on Saturday, but the two sides..." July 02

  • Wizards Interested in Otto Porter For Paul George Sign-and-Trade

    SLAM Online "The Washington Wizards would reportedly have interest in a sign-and-trade deal for Paul George centered around Otto Porter and a future draft pick. Washington has been weighing their options with Porter, who will command a lucrative contract as a restricted free agent. According to ESPN’s..." June 30

  • 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

  • Otto Porter, Bojan Bogdanovic Receive Qualifying Offers

    Hoops Rumors "Otto Porter and Bojan Bogdanovic have received qualifying offers from the Wizards, making the duo restricted free agents, Candace Buckner of the Washington Post tweets. The qualifying offer for Porter, worth $7,732,904, was a mere formality. He will be one of the most sought-after restricted..." June 27

  • Wizards remain intent on signing Otto Porter and John Wall to new deals, president Ernie Grunfeld says

    CSN Mid-Atlantic "Each time Wizards president Ernie Grunfeld or head coach Scott Brooks refer to their team's future, they include Otto Porter's name despite the latter just days away from being a restricted free agent. He does not yet have a long-term contract, but the Wizards remain hopeful they can come to an..." June 25

  • 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

  • Wizards' contract conundrum with Otto Porter speaks to larger NBA issue

    Sporting News "Otto Porter was sitting on a stanchion by the sideline at TD Garden in Boston a little more than a month ago, reflecting on the kind of year it had been, easily the best of his career. “I put in a lot of work, I just wanted to get better and better at the things I could do to help this team..." May 24

  • Several Teams Interested In Otto Porter

    Hoops Rumors "The Wizards have no intention of letting Otto Porter walk in restricted free agency, but a bevy of rival teams will try to pry him from Washington, Sean Deveney of Sporting News reports. The Nets have long been interested in Porter and Deveney adds that the Sixers and Magic will consider making..." May 23