Otto Porter Jr. RUMORS & NEWS

  • 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

  • Wizards' Porter exits Game 3 with strained neck

    CSN Mid-Atlantic "Late in a game that was already out of hand, the Wizards had an injury added to their insult. Otto Porter took a hard screen in Game 3 against the Atlanta Hawks, then had to leave with an injury. According to CSN Wizards reporter Chris Miller, Porter was diagnosed with a strained neck. Porter,..." April 23

  • Nets expected to pursue Otto Porter this summer

    Larry Brown Sports "The Brooklyn Nets may be putting their radar on Otto Pilot this offseason. Brian Lewis of the New York Post reports on Thursday that the Nets are expected to go after “some max salary restricted free-agent wings” in the summer, including forward Otto Porter of the Washington Wizards. Porter,..." April 07

  • Wizards' Otto Porter shows Nets he’d be a valuable get in free agency

    New York Post "The Nets are bereft of draft picks, so their best hope for getting out of the Grand Canyon-sized hole into which they have put themselves into is to get lucky in free agency. The Wizards’ restricted free agent-to-be Otto Porter Jr. reminded them in Washington’s 114-110 overtime win Wednesday why..." February 09

  • Otto Porter: Celtics ‘try to play dirty’

    CSN Mid-Atlantic "The security on the court didn't appear to be in hurry to calm tensions that bubbled over after everyone left. And before Wizards coach Scott Brooks said a word, he took excpetion to three Boston police officers stationed in front of his locker room rather than that of the Celtics. They quickly..." January 13

  • Nets could pursue Otto Porter next summer

    Hoops Rumors "Otto Porter will be a restricted free agent at the end of the season and the feeling within the Wizards’ organization is that he will draw interest from the Nets, Brian Lewis of the New York Post writes. GM Sean Marks has attempted to land restricted free agents in the past, but he failed on..." January 02

  • Otto Porter A Candidate For Max Deal In 2017?

    Hoops Rumors "The Wizards raised some eyebrows over the summer when they inked Bradley Beal to a five-year, maximum-salary contract that put the team on the hook for nearly $130MM for a player who has never been healthy for a full season. Now, another Washington player may be a surprise candidate for a max..." December 06