Danny Green RUMORS & NEWS

  • Danny Green: Does the veteran have enough left in the tank to help the Lakers?

    Clutch Points "In today’s NBA chock full of three-point riflemen, a franchise can not have too many three-point shooters who can double as floor spacers and solid defenders. Over the last few offseasons, veteran players who fit the above description have been at the top of every NBA..." September 19

  • Danny Green 'Didn't See' Kawhi Leonard Signing with Lakers over Clippers

    Bleacher Report "The Los Angeles Lakers were considered one of three finalists to land Toronto Raptors free-agent forward Kawhi Leonard this offseason before the two-time NBA Finals MVP eventually joined the Los Angeles Clippers. That apparently didn't come as much of a..." July 11

  • Former Toronto Raptor Danny Green says he was robbed outside a Vancouver Airbnb

    Toronto Star "Former Toronto Raptor Danny Green alleges he was robbed on his first night in Vancouver. In an interview with Harrison Sanford for an episode of their podcast Inside the Green Room, Green said he had just arrived in Vancouver for a youth basketball skills camp tour late last..." July 11

  • Danny Green: Kyle Kuzma taking on leadership role with Lakers

    Larry Brown Sports "Kyle Kuzma may only be 23 and have just two years of NBA experience, but that’s not stopping him from taking on a leadership role with the Los Angeles Lakers. Danny Green, who agreed to a two-year, $30 million contract with the Lakers in free agency, spoke on his “Inside..." July 10

  • Report: Danny Green would have signed with Dallas, not Raptors, if Kawhi Leonard went to Lakers

    Clutch Points "Conventional wisdom was that the fate of Danny Green was linked directly to Kawhi Leonard’s. One of the most effective, experienced wings on the open market, Green had the opportunity to decide his free-agency future early, but remained unsigned several days into July, and made no secret..." July 09

  • Why Danny Green is the exact running mate that LeBron James and Anthony Davis needed

    Clutch Points "The Los Angeles Lakers may not have landed Kawhi Leonard to cap off what would have been a historically great offseason, but they did make another signing that is actually a terrific move and will make the team quite a bit better: Danny Green. Obviously, Green’s name does not..." July 08

  • Report: Danny Green to sign with Lakers

    The Score "The Los Angeles Lakers will sign Danny Green to a two-year, $30-million contract when free agency officially opens, ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski reports, citing sources. Green's decision comes just minutes after reports surfaced indicating that Kawhi Leonard..." July 06

  • Danny Green’s future hanging in balance as world waits on Kawhi cliffhanger

    Sportsnet "What will Kawhi do? If you can’t sleep, have developed a tremor from reflexively checking your phone and keep wondering to yourself — ‘Is he still in Toronto, did he ever leave that hotel?’ — well you are not alone. The summer cliffhanger that..." July 05

  • Danny Green trying to leave Kawhi Leonard alone during free agency

    Larry Brown Sports "Danny Green is waiting on Kawhi Leonard before deciding where he will sign in free agency, but he’s not trying to bother his longtime teammate in the process. Green told Yahoo Sports Canada that he has been mostly trying to leave Leonard alone. “I try to leave..." July 04

  • NBA Rumors: Danny Green Could Sign With Lakers If Kawhi Leonard Doesn’t Join Them

    Inquisitr "Ever since the San Antonio Spurs acquired Kawhi Leonard from the Indiana Pacers on the evening of the 2011 NBA Draft, he and Danny Green have been teammates. This partnership remained in place in the 2018-19 NBA season, as Leonard and Green were sent to the Toronto Raptors, with the Spurs..." July 04

  • Lakers Could Lose Danny Green to Mavericks Before Kawhi Leonard’s Decision

    Heavy "The Los Angeles Lakers are hoping they can sign two players from the Raptors championship roster, Kawhi Leonard and Danny Green. While the Lakers have been linked to Green, the franchise appears to be in danger of losing the sharpshooter to the Mavericks. Green was initially believed..." July 03

  • After Seth Curry, the Mavericks' path to a coup including Danny Green now hinges on Kawhi Leonard

    Dallas Morning News "After Sunday's Mavericks bungles — or was it bad luck, miscommunication or an ingenious smokescreen? — Day 2 of NBA free agency had to go better. Right? Or at least offer clarity into what the Mavericks were plotting, while roughly 95% of the NBA landscape..." July 02

  • Danny Green spoke with the Lakers and several other teams in free agency

    Silver Screen And Roll "As athletes and other professional sports entities continue to further demolish the barrier between themselves and fans through the use of social media, NBA free agency has become increasingly less filled with anonymous sources and rumors, with more news coming to us directly from — and..." July 01

  • Danny Green: 'This is the time where I need to maximize the dollars on the longest amount of years that I can do'

    Hoops Hype "After hoisting the Larry O’Brien trophy with the Toronto Raptors several weeks ago, Danny Green is now one of just 39 players in NBA history to win a title with multiple franchises. Green’s sharpshooting, tough defense, strong leadership and championship experience were..." July 01

  • Danny Green reportedly prime target for Mavs

    Larry Brown Sports "Fresh off an NBA championship with the Toronto Raptors, Danny Green could be headed back to play in Texas. ESPN’s Tim MacMahon reported Sunday that Green is a “prime” target for the Dallas Mavericks but noted that indications are Green wants to wait on..." June 30

  • Danny Green interested in return to Raptors

    Larry Brown Sports "Danny Green may not be one of the marquee free agents available this summer, but he’s a very good player who is sure to draw plenty of interest. And Green is very interested in a return to the Toronto Raptors, with whom he won the championship last season. Green spoke with Hoops..." June 29

  • Danny Green focused on joining winning team, maximizing dollars

    Sporting News "Danny Green isn't one of the marquee names on the free agent market this offseason and he knows it. But his goals are the same as Kevin Durant's, Kawhi Leonard's or Kyrie Irving's - he wants to win and he wants to get paid as much as he can. "For me, my..." June 28

  • Danny Green on fans trying to delegitimize Raptors title in light of Warriors injuries: ‘We don’t care’

    Pro Basketball Talk "The Toronto Raptors are your 2019 NBA champions. For some folks, this title comes with a caveat thanks to injuries suffered by Kevin Durant and Klay Thompson. Many fans feel as though there should be some kind of asterisk next to their championship in the record..." June 26

  • Raptors' Danny Green on potential White House visit: ‘Hard no’

    Sporting News "Even if the Raptors were invited to visit President Donald Trump at the White house, Raptors' Danny Green doesn't think the team would accept the invitation. After helping Toronto win its first NBA title in franchise history, Green was pressed during an appearance on Yahoo..." June 24

  • Raptors’ Green thinks percentage of Kawhi Leonard staying is ‘higher’

    Sportsnet "Whether it’s at restaurants and pubs, the gym or the grocery store, or really anywhere you go, there’s no avoiding it: “Is he staying?” is the burning question this summer in Toronto. So, it’s only natural that Toronto Raptors guard Danny Green had to..." June 23

  • Danny Green doubts Raptors would accept Trump's White House invite

    Yahoo! Sports "It’s customary for the president of the United States to host the sitting NBA champions for a lunch and meet-and-greet at the White House. Don’t expect this tradition to carry forward for the 2018-19 Toronto Raptors. Raptors guard Danny Green spoke about a number of topics..." June 22

  • Danny Green '2nd NBA Title Is the Sweetest ... Sorry San Antonio!!!'

    TMZ "Toronto Raptors guard Danny Green might piss off a couple different groups with what he just said to our cameras and it all has to do with Kawhi Leonard and their two shared NBA titles. First off, he said definitively that Kawhi is the best player in the NBA, so all the LeBron,..." June 19

  • Raptors teammate confident Kawhi Leonard re-signs with the team

    Sportsnaut "Riding the wave of a first ever NBA title following Thursday night’s win over the Golden State Warriors, Kawhi Leonard and the Toronto Raptors are now facing an interesting summer. Leonard is set to hit free agency once the market opens in March. Ever since the reigning NBA..." June 15

  • Danny Green feels ‘lucky’ to have played with Kawhi Leonard for so long

    Clutch Points "When the Toronto Raptors acquired Kawhi Leonard from the San Antonio Spurs last year, they were also able to get Danny Green as part of the deal. The duo has now played eight seasons together. Green has been really impressed with Leonard’s phenomenal playoff run, and now that..." June 09

  • Danny Green says Kawhi Leonard is ‘like a science experiment’

    Clutch Points "Having been a first-hand witness to the meteoric rise of Toronto Raptors superstar Kawhi Leonard during their time together with the San Antonio Spurs, Danny Green described how astounding Kawhi’s transition was to becoming the outstanding player he is today. Green started off..." June 09

  • Danny Green says defensive adjustments on him would pose more problems for Warriors

    Clutch Points "The Toronto Raptors and Danny Green strolled into Oracle Arena and nabbed a two games to one series lead over the Golden State Warriors on Wednesday night thanks to a consistent team effort. All five Raptors starters scored at least 17 points. Danny Green has experience firing off..." June 07

  • Danny Green not yet thinking about free agency, possible homecoming with Knicks

    New York Post "When Long Island’s Danny Green re-signed with the Spurs in 2015, ignoring the Knicks’ inquiry, he felt destined to make a third Finals appearance. That didn’t happen until San Antonio traded Green to Toronto in the Kawhi Leonard package last July. The North Babylon..." June 02

  • Raptors' Danny Green on slump: 'Just keep shooting'

    ESPN "The Raptors' Danny Green is well aware of how much he struggled in the Eastern Conference finals against the Milwaukee Bucks. The problem for Green is that everyone else is aware of it, too. "Just keep shooting," Green said Monday, when asked how he gets..." May 27

  • Danny Green suggests Kawhi Leonard has battled knee issue

    Larry Brown Sports "Toronto Raptors guard Danny Green may have accidentally revealed the type of injury Kawhi Leonard has been battling during the playoffs. Leonard has been hobbled at times with an apparent leg injury, though the Raptors have steadfastly refused to go into detail and say that Leonard is..." May 27

  • Danny Green helped Shaq extend this mind-blowing NBA Finals streak

    USA Today "Shaquille O’Neal’s nomadic NBA career came to an end nearly a decade ago, but the careers it intersected are still having an impact on the league’s biggest stage, the NBA Finals. O’Neal played on a lot of teams — six to be exact — and for a very..." May 27

  • Raptors need Danny Green to snap out of shooting slump to beat Bucks

    Sportsnet "During a stoppage in play a minute and a half into the first of what would be two dramatic, tense and dogged overtime periods Sunday, Toronto Raptors head coach Nick Nurse told his point guard Fred VanVleet to run one of the team’s set plays. The design had VanVleet, the ball in his..." May 21

  • Danny Green: Raptors let Game 1 slip away

    Larry Brown Sports "Danny Green thinks the Toronto Raptors had Game 1 of the Eastern Conference finals in their hands and let it slip away on Wednesday night. The Raptors led after the first quarter, at halftime, and were up by seven entering the fourth quarter. But they struggled to score late, with..." May 16