Will Barton RUMORS & NEWS

  • Clippers offered Blake Griffin to Nuggets, who rejected trade

    Pro Basketball Talk "The Clippers and Nuggets reportedly discussed a Blake Griffin trade. The Clippers’ spin: Denver called, and the Clippers quickly said no. Spin from the other side? Chris Broussard of ESPN on SportsCenter: I was told that the Clippers actually called Denver and offered Blake Griffin..." February 16

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    Tommy Beer @TommyBeer

    Broussard on ESPN: "The Clippers called the Nuggets and offered Blake Griffin & Lance Stephenson for Jokic, Will Barton, Gallanari & Faried"

  • Nuggets' Barton credits 'opportunity' in Denver for breakout

    The Score "One of the dark horses at All-Star Saturday Night figures to be Denver Nuggets shooting guard Will Barton, who'll take on Andre Drummond, Aaron Gordon, and defending champion Zach LaVine in the Slam Dunk contest. Barton, who's burst onto the national scene as a Sixth Man of the Year candidate..." February 13

  • Report: LaVine, Drummond, Barton, Gordon to participate in Slam Dunk Contest

    The Score "Minnesota Timberwolves high-flyer Zach LaVine will reportedly be in Toronto for NBA All-Star Weekend to defend his Slam Dunk Contest win from a year ago. The 20-year-old guard will be facing some stiff competition, though, with Andre Drummond of the Detroit Pistons, Will Barton of the Denver..." February 04

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    Chris Haynes @ChrisBHaynes

    Denver Nuggets G Will Barton has been invited to compete in Slam Dunk Contest, league source informed @clevelanddotcom. Well deserved honor.

  • Will Barton finalizing three-year deal to rejoin Denver Nuggets

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "Restricted free agent guard Will Barton is finalizing a deal to re-sign with the Denver Nuggets, league sources informed Northeast Ohio Media Group. The agreement with their athletic 24-year-old prospect is a three-year pact worth around $11 million, sources say. The deal could be signed as..." July 12

  • Jameer Nelson, Will Barton are Nuggets' top free-agent priorities

    Denver Post "As of 10 o'clock on Tuesday night, the Nuggets — along with every other team in the NBA — are free to negotiate with free agents. But given that the Nuggets are over the NBA's salary cap, don't expect a lot of movement this summer unless the team carves out salary-cap space through trades. And..." June 30

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    Eric Pincus @EricPincus

    The Denver Nuggets have made Will Barton a restricted free agent with a $1.2 million qualifying offer @BBallInsiders

  • Will Barton, Nuggets hope for return engagement next season

    Denver Post "Will Barton wants to return to the Nuggets. The Nuggets want Will Barton to return. The two sides will work together this summer to see if they can make it happen. "I definitely would like to come back," Barton said. "They gave me a chance. I feel like we've got some good guys on this team, and..." May 07

  • Will Barton wants to stay with Nuggets beyond this season

    Denver Post "It's all going according to plan. Will Barton wanted a chance, a true chance to play and show he was an NBA-level player. He's gotten that chance with the Nuggets. And he's made the most of it. And now he's identified the Nuggets organization as a place he'd like to stay beyond this..." March 25

  • Sources: Nuggets trade Arron Afflalo to Trail Blazers in 5-player deal

    Yahoo! Sports "The Portland Trail Blazers have acquired Denver Nuggets guard Arron Afflalo in a five-player trade, league sources told Yahoo Sports. Along with a future first and second-round draft picks, the Blazers will send forwards Thomas Robinson and Victor Claver and guard Will Barton to the Nuggets,..." February 19

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    Mike Tokito @mtokito

    #Blazers will have Joel Freeland, Meyers Leonard, Will Barton, Victor Claver insummer league, possibly Elliot Williams, plus draft picks.