Gilbert Arenas is on his way toward being the latest former NBA all-star to prolong his career in China. Yahoo! Sports' Marc Spears is reporting that Arenas is closing in on a one-year contract with the Guandong Southern Tigers of the Chinese Basketball Association. Arenas will join Tracy McGrady and several other former NBA players in the CBA next season.
The Houston Rockets tied up one more piece of unfinished business on Saturday night, trading disgruntled Kevin Martin to the Oklahoma City Thunder in a deal that landed James Harden in Houston. The Rockets also send Jeremy Lamb and future draft considerations to Oklahoma City. The Thunder also send Cole Aldrich, Daequan Cook and Lazar Hayward to Houston in the trade.
A solid deep threat in college, Ross has NBA three-point range and a smooth stroke with a high release. Casey had specifically requested that the Raptors add more shooters this summer. Unfortunately for Ross, Raptors president and general manager Bryan Colangelo honored Casey’s request in spades. The Raptors added several players who can knock down threes including Kyle Lowry, John Lucas III and Landry Fields