The Greg Monroe express is starting to fill up with suitors. The Suns center agreed Wednesday to a contract buyout on the remainder of his $17.8 million salary this season, sending him to unrestricted free agency once he clears waivers on Friday. Monroe, 27, is averaging 10.4 points and 7.4 rebounds per game this season, and has drawn the interest of the Celtics and Pelicans. But according to ESPN.com, New Orleans is gaining "significant momentum".
Pelicans reportedly gathering 'significant momentum' in Greg Monroe pursuit
Sporting News | Feb 1