A person familiar with George's situation spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because the deal's terms have not been announced, although ESPN - which first reported the deal - said the forward agreed to a four-year, $137 million dollar contract that includes a player option in the final year.
From a legacy standpoint, one of the best ways to distract from the stink of leaving the Oklahoma City Thunder to form an unfair super-team is to bury it under an avalanche of Larry O'Brien trophies and Bill RussellNBA Finals MVP awards.
Kerr is entering the final season of the five-year, $25 million deal that he signed in May of 2014. On one hand, Crawford, 38, is an older player that would be joining a Golden State team looking to get younger. But the Warriors seem confident that he can keep coaching for a long time, especially after signing him to this extension. Doing so will cost Durant almost $6 million for the 2018-19 season after already leaving money on the table in his contract with the Warriors from last summer.
Crawford, 38, has spent nearly half his life in the National Basketball Association, playing for seven teams including the Warriors in 2008-09.
Durant, 29, averaged 26.4 points, 6.8 rebounds and 5.4 assists in 68 regular-season games in 2017-18, missing time due to a rib cartilage fracture. He holds an option, worth $31.5 million, for the second year, the report says.
The Lakers have always been mentioned as a top destination for James, and they have more salary cap space this summer than any team in the National Basketball Association. I don't have any desire to go anywhere else, and I'm not gonna play that card and play it out as a free agent and do all that stuff.
Three of the NBA's biggest stars are off the market. "Process that", 76ers star Joel Embiid wrote on Twitter.
Rockets • Gerald Green and his hometown Houston Rockets are staying together.
Salary cap • The NBA released the official cap and tax numbers for the coming season on Saturday night - the salary cap is $101,869,000, and the tax level is $123,733,000.
The airport was closed early Friday after a pilot flying overhead detected traces of volcanic ash as high as 23,000 feet. Volcanic ash is a potentially deadly threat to aircraft that can cause engines to "flame out".
Uruguay chose to change from a 442 formation to a 41212 formation, bringing Lucas Torreira into the side as a holding midfielder. The Barcelona striker blew a kiss to the corner of Samara Stadium where most of La Celeste's cheering supporters were seated.
Chelsea star Eden Hazard suffered a calf injury as his side won comfortably 5-2 against Tunisia in Russian Federation . However, the national team has failed to get past the quarter-final stage at both the 2014 World Cup and Euro 2016.
Mercedes brought an upgraded power unit to Le Castellet and Hamilton, who has yet to win in France, has been consistently quick. Another driver on somewhat of a high is Fernando Alonso, albeit not because of his faltering McLaren.
Justice Anthony Kennedy's announced retirement earlier today sent shock waves across the nation's capital and the nation itself. The 81-year-old Kennedy said today he is stepping down after more than 30 years on the court.
According to Bisi Kazeem, spokesman of the FRSC, the cause of accident was brake failure suffered by the petrol laden tanker. Our thoughts and prayers are with them in this time of pain and grief. "This is the worst we have experienced on this road".
Loew's side began their campaign with a 1-0 defeat to Mexico before rekindling their bid with a last-gasp 2-1 win over Sweden. Germany now needs to beat South Korea by at least two goals to be guaranteed a spot in the last 16.
Late in the second half the referee awarded Brazil a penalty when he ruled Neymar had been brought down by a Costa Rican defender. Prior to this match, the two sides had met each other twice in the World Cups with Brazil winning both the encounters.
Messi, Ronaldo World Cup exits signal changing of the guard
Despite failing to get on the scoresheet, the Barcelona star laid on two assists, one each for Sergio Aguero and Gabriel Mercado. Ronaldo started off this year's tournament with a hat trick against Spain and then added another goal against Morocco.
OKC forward Paul George opts out of $20.7M deal
George is eligible to sign a five-year, $176 million contract extension this summer with Thunder. George joined the Oklahoma City Thunder last season after seven years with the Indiana Pacers .
Police offer reward for information on bomb blast in Zimbabwe
The explosion took place during a campaign rally of the ruling Zimbabwe African National Union-Patriotic Front party at a stadium. Mnangagwa said he was the target of the attack, which also injured Vice-Presidents Kembo Mohadi and Constantino Chiwenga .