Paul Millsap RUMORS & NEWS

  • Rockets Target Paul, Griffin, Millsap, Lowry

    Hoops Rumors "The Rockets will chase several of the top free agents on the market this summer, tweets Marc Stein of Sources tell him that Houston plans to pursue Chris Paul, Blake Griffin, Paul Millsap and Kyle Lowry. " June 21

  • Hawks Exploring Sign-and-Trade for Paul Millsap

    SLAM Online "With the Dwight Howard era officially over in Atlanta, the Hawks could be heading toward a full rebuild. Atlanta has already made it clear that they will not offer All-Star forward Paul Millsap a max contract. But since Millsap, an unrestricted free agent, can leave the team outright, the..." June 21

  • Hawks GM: Millsap 'might get better offers than we can make him'

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "The Hawks want to keep Paul Millsap but there likely will not be a maximum contract offer made to the four-time All-Star power forward. New general manager Travis Schlenk told to The Atlanta Journal-Constitution that retaining Millsap remains a priority. However, he acknowledged that..." June 15

  • Paul Millsap Reportedly Will Opt Out of Hawks Contract, Test Free Agency

    Bleacher Report "Atlanta Hawks forward Paul Millsap will reportedly decline his player option for the 2017-18 season and enter unrestricted free agency this summer. Shams Charania of The Vertical reported the news. Millsap was scheduled to make $21.4 million in the final year of his contract. The four-time..." May 22

  • Paul Millsap says he will "most likely" opt out of his contract

    247 Sports "Another NBA All-Star appears set to hit the open market this summer once free agency opens in July. According to Chris Vivlamore of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Atlanta Hawks All-Star Paul Millsap admitted following his exit interview with the franchise that he will likely opt out of his..." April 29

  • Paul Millsap fires back at Markieff Morris for calling him a 'crybaby'

    CBS Sports "To say that Paul Millsap and Markieff Morris are not getting along in the first round of the NBA playoffs would be a monumental understatement. The two foes engaged in a heated argument earlier in the series between the Hawks and Wizards and have been physical with each other on the court..." April 23

  • Hawks' Paul Millsap: We were playing basketball, Wizards were 'playing MMA'

    USA Today "Atlanta Hawks forward Paul Millsap wasn’t a fan of the Washington Wizards’ physicality during Game 1 of their first-round playoff series on Sunday. “The difference in the game is we were playing basketball and they were playing MMA,” said Millsap, who finished with 19 points and just two..." April 17

  • Millsap dealt with knee issue weeks before synovitis diagnosis

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "Paul Millsap had issues with his left knee for about two weeks before tightness in the joint caused the Hawks forward to miss the past eight games. The starting forward could return today when the Hawks play at the Nets. “It’s something I was dealing with a week or two before I sat down,”..." April 02

  • Millsap practices, closer to return

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "There was some more good news coming from the Hawks on the injury front. The Hawks will be without starters Paul Millsap and Thabo Sefolosha for Saturday’s game at the Bulls. However, Millsap participated in about 70 percent of practice on Friday in Chicago. Signs are pointing toward a return..." March 31

  • Hawks' Paul Millsap will opt out, become free agent this summer

    CBS Sports "Paul Millsap is missing his second straight game Wednesday night for the Hawks, as he’s dealing with a minor knee problem. The Hawks’ All-Star is still in the news, however, as ESPN’s Adam Schefter (!!!) reported he is planning to opt out of his contract this summer in order to test the free agent..." March 23

  • Budenholzer insists Hawks are not trading Millsap

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "Continued speculation about the future of Paul Millsap with the NBA trade deadline looming ended with a few words. “He’s not going anywhere,” said Hawks coach Mike Budenholzer, who also serves as president of basketball operations, to The Atlanta Journal-Constitution on Monday. “You can write..." February 13

  • Lakers interested in Millsap, Noel, but refusing to trade young players

    CBS Sports "The Los Angeles Lakers "had talks" about Atlanta Hawks forward Paul Millsap and "expressed interest" in Philadelphia 76ers center Nerlens Noel, but they have no plans to trade anyone from their young core, per Sean Deveney of the Sporting News. They're also not in a position to trade a future..." January 12

  • Report: Lakers were interested in trading for Hawks’ Paul Millsap

    Pro Basketball Talk "The Hawks reportedly told Paul Millsap over the summer they wouldn’t trade him. A few days ago they were reportedly actively talking about dealing him. Then, they reportedly took him off the market. The point? Atlanta keeps wavering on its Millsap stance, and it wouldn’t be surprising if he..." January 10

  • Hawks pull Paul Millsap off trade market

    Larry Brown Sports "The Atlanta Hawks have some bad news for NBA teams that were hoping to acquire Paul Millsap before next month’s trade deadline. The Vertical’s Adrian Wojnarowski reports that Hawks GM Wes Wilcox started informing teams on Monday that Millsap is no longer available. He says the Hawks have..." January 10

  • What the Hawks seek in a Paul Millsap trade

    ESPN "Seven days. That's as long as you had to wait in 2017 for an NBA trade to be consummated. NBA Trade Season, in other words, is fully underway well in advance of the league's Feb. 23 trade deadline. Which means it's time for some fresh dribbles of the latest chatter from the league's..." January 07

  • Pelicans talking Paul Millsap trade

    Pro Basketball Talk "With the Hawks trading Kyle Korver to the Cavaliers, the vultures are circling Atlanta to try nabbing Paul Millsap. Reportedly interested: Raptors Nuggets Kings 76ers Add the Pelicans to the list. This is the danger of having a general manager who feels the heat of..." January 06

  • Millsap, Budenholzer meet amid trade speculation

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "Paul Millsap met with Hawks coach Mike Budenholzer Tuesday amid trade rumors involving the Hawks all-star power forward. “I can’t tell you (what was said) but we sat down and talked,” Millsap told The Atlanta Journal-Constitution Wednesday. “Our main focus is winning games right now. The focus..." January 04

  • Hawks Nearly Dealt Millsap On Two Occasions

    Hoops Rumors "The Hawks were going to send Paul Millsap to the Raptors during the offseason if Al Horford re-signed with the team, according to Brian Windhorst of (audio link). The team wanted to pair free agent addition Dwight Howard with Horford, but the former Florida Gator decided to sign with the..." January 04

  • Paul Millsap Wants To Remain With Hawks

    Real GM Basketball "Paul Millsap was asked about the possibility of a trade after a report surfaced that the Atlanta Hawks will entertain offers between now and the trade deadline. Millsap reportedly will opt for free agency this offseason. "Everybody knows where my heart is and where I want to be," said..." January 03

  • Hawks fielding trade offers for Paul Millsap, Kyle Korver

    ESPN "The Atlanta Hawks have begun listening to trade pitches for All-Star forward Paul Millsap in recent days, according to league sources. S‎ources told that the Hawks, fearful of losing Millsap in free agency without compensation in the summer, are not openly shopping him but are taking..." January 02