posted on Jul, 22 2004 @ 04:50 PM
Blazers want Nets to include pick in Abdur-Rahim deal
The Star-Ledger's Brad Parks reports that the Blazers may be willing to ship Shareef Abdur-Rahim to New Jersey if the Nets offer them Kerry Kittles,
Aaron Williams and a first-round pick.
Hawks still in hunt for Dampier
The Journal-Constitution's Michael Lee reports that signing with the Hawks is still "an option" for Warriors free agent Erick Dampier. If Dampier
decides to pass on the Hawks' contract offer, he could go to the Knicks, Pacers or Grizzlies in a sign-and-trade deal.
Pippen, Crawford could join Knicks
New York Post
The Post's Marc Berman reports that the Knicks have asked the Bulls to include Scottie Pippen in a proposed sign-and-trade deal for Jamal Crawford.
Baker to visit with Cavs
Cleveland Plain Dealer
The Plain Dealer's Branson Wright reports that Knicks free agent Vin Baker will be in Cleveland today to meet with the Cavaliers.
Magic shopping Gooden
Although Drew Gooden would like to stay in Orlando, he knows that he is "on the trading block". Sources told the Sentinel's Tim Povtak that the
Mavericks, Cavaliers, Timberwolves and Warriors are all interested in Gooden.
Media Appeal to U.S. Justices on Transcripts
Los Angeles Times
"Seven news organizations asked the U.S. Supreme Court on Wednesday to overturn a ruling by the Colorado Supreme Court and permit them to publish
transcripts from a closed hearing in the Kobe Bryant sexual assault case."
Dooling signs with Heat
Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel
"It worked so well with Lamar Odom last season that the Heat will bring back hometown standout Keyon Dooling in an effort to boost a career that had
also floundered in his first four seasons with the Clippers."
News and Rumors Sources
Pro Sports Daily
[Edited on 22/7/04 by TRD]