P.J. Tucker RUMORS & NEWS

  • Grading P.J. Tucker’s $33.2 million deal with Sixers in 2022 NBA free agency

    Clutch Points "The whispers of the offseason proved to be true as the Philadelphia 76ers agreed with P.J. Tucker to a deal just minutes into 2022 NBA free agency. Tucker drew interest around the NBA but was clearly a priority for Philadelphia. The roster has desperately lacked the..." July 01

  • Sixers To Sign P.J. Tucker, Danuel House, Trevelin Queen

    Hoops Rumors "It’s fair to say Sixers president of basketball operations Daryl Morey has a type. Philadelphia has reportedly agreed to terms with three players who used to play for Morey’s former team in Houston. Free agent forward P.J. Tucker is finalizing..." June 30

  • Sixers to face surprise competition for P.J. Tucker from these 4 teams, but not Heat

    Clutch Points "With NBA free agency set to get underway on Thursday evening, it was widely expected that PJ Tucker would be leaving the Miami Heat to join the Philadelphia 76ers. While Tucker to the Sixers seemed like a done deal that would be announced once the free agency period officially..." June 30

  • Why P.J. Tucker might be the most important free agent of the summer

    ESPN "Why might a 37-year-old who averaged 7.6 PPG last season be one of the most sought-after players when NBA free agency opens Thursday evening? When P.J. Tucker returned to the NBA in 2012 after playing in a variety of European leagues, he was attractive as a popular..." June 29

  • P.J. Tucker signing with Sixers for $30 million a ‘done deal,’ but there’s a massive catch

    Clutch Points "News broke last week that PJ Tucker was opting out of his $7.4 million player option with the Miami Heat. Since then, the Philadelphia 76ers have become to biggest contender to land the veteran forward. Now, with 2022 NBA Free Agency two days away, Tucker to the..." June 28

  • Philadelphia 76ers Unlikely To Sign PJ Tucker This Summer

    Fadeaway World "The Philadelphia 76ers appeared to have found the right piece to improve their bid for the 2023 NBA championship, but things have changed after an unexpected turn of events. The Sixers again failed to make a deep playoff run, losing to the Miami Heat in the second round of the..." June 25

  • 5 teams that absolutely must sign PJ Tucker in 2022 NBA Free Agency

    Clutch Points "Just when it seemed like PJ Tucker was a lock to play out his 2-year contract with the Miami Heat, the veteran pulled a fast one and decided to opt-out of his $7.4 million player option for the 2022-23 NBA season. Entering the 2022 NBA Free Agency, PJ Tucker will certainly have plenty..." June 23

  • Brooklyn Nets Plan To "Make A Run" At PJ Tucker

    Fadeaway World "Championship teams in the modern NBA need two things on every roster, solid 3-and-D players, and veteran leaders who have a wealth of experience playing at the highest level. These profiles are difficult to find, and the players that fit either category are highly sought after every season. And..." June 22

  • 76ers Rumors: Matisse Thybulle Trade Being Discussed Amid PJ Tucker FA Interest

    Bleacher Report "Multiple reports have suggested the Philadelphia 76ers are interested in signing P.J. Tucker in free agency this offseason, but clearing cap space to pull off the move may require other moves. Per Keith Pompey of the Philadelphia Inquirer, "the Sixers are..." June 22

  • Sixers linked to Eric Gordon trade, P.J. Tucker ahead of 2022 NBA Draft

    Clutch Points "The 2022 NBA Draft is quickly approaching, and it wouldn’t be pre-draft time without trade rumors circulating the league. Of course, after falling flat in the playoffs, the Philadelphia 76ers are a main talking point in these conversations. One rumor focused on..." June 21

  • Heat's P.J. Tucker to opt out of $7.4M player option

    Bleacher Report "Coming off a successful season with the Miami Heat, P.J. Tucker is going to try cashing in with a new contract this summer. Per Shams Charania of The Athletic and Stadium, the 37-year-old declined his $7.35 million player option for the 2022-23 season to become a free..." June 20

  • PJ Tucker went full snitch to help Luka Doncic, Mavs take down Suns in second round

    Clutch Points "One of the best series we all witnessed in this year’s playoffs went down in the second round between the Dallas Mavericks and the Phoenix Suns. After a hard-fought seven-game war, it was the Mavs who prevailed, en route to booking their spot in the Western Conference..." June 17

  • Bulls Named Possible Free Agency Destination For PJ Tucker

    NBA Analysis "The Miami Heat were eliminated by the Boston Celtics in the Eastern Conference Finals. Now, the focus will quickly shift to the NBA offseason where they will have some decisions to make. PJ Tucker is a mainstay of the NBA playoffs because he brings the talent that high-level NBA teams..." May 30

  • P.J. Tucker Gets Real After Winning Game 3

    Fadeaway World "Here's what he said to reporters after his 17-point night: "You never know when you're going to get back here...I told guys tonight I didn't know what I had, but I was going to give them everything I did have... It's just part of our..." May 22

  • Heat's Kyle Lowry, P.J. Tucker Expected to Return from Injuries for Celtics Game 3

    Bleacher Report "Miami Heat head coach Erik Spoelstra said Saturday that both Kyle Lowry and P.J. Tucker are planning to play in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference Finals against the Boston Celtics. Spoelstra noted that both players will go through their pre-game routines with the intent of..." May 21

  • Joel Embiid knocks Sixers amid P.J. Tucker praise

    Clutch Points "The Philadelphia 76ers suffered a tough loss to the Miami Heat Thursday night, knocking them out of the 2022 NBA Playoffs. While the entire team was forced to swallow defeat, nobody had it worse than Joel Embiid. The star center played in three games despite a recent..." May 13

  • P. J. Tucker Explains Why He Didn't Re-Sign With Bucks

    Basketball Network "When PJ Tucker became an intrinsic part of the Milwaukee Bucks' 2021 championship run, fans expected the veteran to stay in Wisconsin for a few more years. And so it was a surprise that after just one season with Giannis Antetokounmpo, Tucker took his talents to South..." May 06

  • P.J. Tucker explains what makes Jimmy Butler ‘one of the most unselfish superstars in the NBA’

    Heat Nation "Miami Heat veteran P.J. Tucker recently had some major praise for his teammate Jimmy Butler. Tucker believes that Butler is one of the “most unselfish” superstar players in the NBA, and he thinks that has played a major role in Miami’s success..." January 28

  • Heat Forward P.J. Tucker Shuts Down Reporter’s Compliments: ‘I Don’t Care’

    Heavy "The Miami Heat‘s starting lineup hasn’t been at full strength for months, but the team has admirably persevered through injuries and health protocols, and now sit in first place atop the Eastern Conference. While there are a plethora of players to credit for the..." January 27