Tags: Trades (Sports)

Nets Are Trading Jeremy Lin to the Atlanta Hawks

LAS VEGAS — The Brooklyn Nets are expected to complete separate trades Friday that end their association with the veteran point guard Jeremy Lin but potentially add a valuable first-round pick in the 2019 draft, according to two people with knowledge of the transactions. The Nets have agreed to trade Lin to the Atlanta Hawks…

Syndergaard Returns for Five Innings in Mets’ Win Over Nationals

In the seven weeks since pitcher Noah Syndergaard landed on the disabled list, the Mets lost their general manager to illness, lost more players to injuries, and sunk to the worst record in the National League. Whispers of trades coming ahead of a July 31 deadline intensified, with Syndergaard’s name among those mentioned. Yet on…

Keeping Score: The Lakers Got Their Man. (That’s What the Lakers Do.)

Fans of the Los Angeles Lakers can be forgiven if they are not exactly bowled over by the news that LeBron James, a once-in-a-generation talent, decided to join their team. After all, they have been watching this scenario play out since the late 1960s. The Minneapolis Lakers of the 1950s became a powerhouse dynasty after…