Al Horford RUMORS & NEWS

  • Report: Wizards to target Horford, Batum in free agency

    The Score "The Washington Wizards are looking at plans B, C, D, and so on with the pipe dream of four-time scoring champion Kevin Durant making his way home basically extinguished. On top of the team's reported interest in sharpshooting big man Ryan Anderson, the Wizards also plan to target All-Star..." June 29

  • Al Horford To Receive Interest From Lakers, Rockets, Magic, Pistons, Wizards, Celtics, Nets

    Real GM Basketball "The Atlanta Hawks will compete to re-sign Al Horford with the Los Angeles Lakers, Houston Rockets, Orlando Magic, Detroit Pistons, Washington Wizards, Boston Celtics and Brooklyn Nets. Horford is a free agent for the first time in his career." June 28

  • Warriors eye Durant backup plans, FAs including Horford, Whiteside, Batum

    The Score "Despite winning a record 73 regular-season games, some of the Golden State Warriors' flaws were exposed during the playoffs, which culminated in a Game 7 NBA Finals loss after they held a 3-1 series lead. Key rotation players Harrison Barnes and Festus Ezeli may walk as restricted free agents..." June 24

  • Pistons, Magic, Lakers expected to make run at Al Horford

    Peachtree Hoops "The free agency buzz hasn’t quite shifted into high gear yet but teams are making preparations for what will be a wild month of July. The Atlanta Hawks figure to be at the forefront of a lot of that with two key players in Al Horford and Kent Bazemore hitting the open market. Horford in particular..." June 22

  • Free Agent Al Horford Fits With Trail Blazers

    Blazer's Edge "Bleacher Report senior writers Ric Bucher and Howard Beck circled up with host Stephen Nelson to discuss possible destinations for free agent big men Al Horford and Joakim Noah, given the following parameters: The team must have space The team must provide an on-court and cultural fits The..." June 12

  • Al Horford would be dreamy in a Mavericks uniform

    Mavs Moneyball "Al Horford is the most unassuming superstar. He's really, really good. He's the linchpin of the Hawks defense, a great passer, cutter and mid-range shooter who's starting to extend his range out to three. Horford's overseen two eras of good Hawks' basketball -- the Joe Johnson underwhelmers and..." June 08

  • Are Al Horford And Ryan Anderson A Good Free Agency Fit For The Magic?

    Orlando Sentinel "In the pursuit of a big forward to complement center Nik Vucevic, the Magic should be on Al Horford's crowded doorstep the minute free agency opens July 1. The line will be long. They might also need to express their love for 3-point shooting forwards Ryan Anderson and Chandler Parsons. The..." June 06

  • Could the Spurs land Al Horford in free agency?

    Pounding The Rock "Since winning back to back titles at Florida (under Billy Donovan), Al Horford has played the entirety of his NBA career with the Atlanta Hawks. However, after being swept out of the playoffs two years in a row by the Cleveland Cavaliers, Horford could potentially be looking for a change. The..." May 18

  • Rockets Top Goal is to Sign Al Hoford

    Sporting News "After nine years, and with the kind of season the Rockets had, there was little wonder that rumors about Morey’s job security were abounding earlier this spring. But his contract runs through the 2017-18 season, which essentially gives Morey another year to retool his roster. It’s not a great year..." May 16

  • Al Horford Shows Love For Atlanta, Wants To Return To Hawks Next Season

    NESN "Al Horford will have plenty of suitors this offseason, the Boston Celtics included. But that doesn’t necessarily mean he’s played his last game in an Atlanta Hawks uniform. Horford, set to become an unrestricted free agent July 1, gave a vote of confidence for his current club after the Cleveland..." May 09

  • Celtics believe they have ‘real chance’ to sign Al Horford in free agency

    Pro Basketball Talk "The Celtics reportedly pushed hard for Jimmy Butler before the trade deadline. They also reportedly tried to deal for Jahlil Okafor. Why not Al Horford? Boston reportedly showed interest in Horford, but obviously a deal never happened. The Celtics have the vast amount of assets necessary to..." March 11

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    Adrian Wojnarowski @WojVerticalNBA

    Sources: So far, Boston's showing unwillingness to pay premium prices on rentals for Al Horford and Dwight Howard.

  • Celtics one of the favorites to land Al Horford

    Celtics Life "The Celtics have been identified as a frontrunner in the Al Horford chase. According to A. Sherrod Blakely of CSNNE, a league source thinks the Celtics are very much in the mix for Atlanta's All-Star forward: Horford is in the last year of his contract. The Celtics would be in the driver's..." February 17

  • Al Horford may be available, but only for a steep price

    SB Nation "The Atlanta Hawks are considering trading veteran big man Al Horford before Thursday's trade deadline. The organization has had serious internal discussions about the future of its core group of players, including Horford, Jeff Teague and Kyle Korver, according to Kevin Arnovitz and Brian..." February 16

  • Al Horford a possibility for the Raptors?

    Sportsnet "The NBA’s Feb. 18 trade deadline is only a week away. Here’s some of the latest buzz from around the league. The Skinny: ESPN’s Kevin Arnovitz and Brian Windhorst are reporting that the Atlanta Hawks may be looking to break up their team’s core in a big way and are considering dealing all-stars..." February 16

  • Nearing trade deadline, Al Horford's future in Atlanta uncertain

    USA Today "Of all the reporters Al Horford faced at All-Star weekend player availability on Saturday, no face was friendlier than that of DeMarre Carroll’s. The two were Atlanta Hawks teammates until last summer, when Carroll’s departure via free agency to the Toronto Raptors began the backslide that..." February 14

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    SiriusXM NBA Radio @SiriusXMNBA

    "Anything the Hawks are doing right now is exploratory, they aren't shopping Al Horford". @CVivlamoreAJC

  • Celtics Have Nearly No Interest In Dwight Howard, Prefer Al Horford

    Real GM Basketball "The Boston Celtics are reluctant to trade significant assets for a player who will be a free agent in the offseason. “This team is not in it for the short term,” one league source said. The Celtics have been linked to Dwight Howard and Al Horford, but sources say a deal for either player is..." February 12

  • Mannix: Asking price for Horford, Teague 'borderline ridiculous’

    CSN New England "With the NBA Trade Deadline rapidly approaching, the names that have come up most in Boston Celtics rumors are Atlanta’s Al Horford and Jeff Teague. Chris Mannix believes Horford would be a perfect fit with the Celtics, but the price tag might be standing in the way. “From everything I’ve..." February 12

  • Celtics Should Be ‘Very Much In The Mix’ For Al Horford At Deadline

    CBS Boston "The NBA trade deadline is creeping closer, and the rumors are starting to heat up. The Celtics, despite their setback on Tuesday night in Milwaukee, appear poised to add a piece or two to really bolster the team for what could be a decent playoff run. And according to Yahoo’s Chris Mannix, that..." February 11

  • Hawks may entertain deals for Al Horford, Jeff Teague at deadline

    ESPN "The Atlanta Hawks are engaged in serious internal discussions ahead of the Feb. 18 trade deadline about the future direction of their team and the core players, including three All-Stars from their historic 2014-15 team -- Al Horford, Jeff Teague and Kyle Korver. After winning a franchise-high..." February 09

  • Hawks expected to listen to offers for Al Horford

    The Score "The Atlanta Hawks might be looking to dismantle their 60-win core from a season ago. In addition to fielding interest in point guard Jeff Teague, Yahoo's Marc Spears reports the Hawks are expected to entertain offers for center Al Horford, who's set to become a free agent this summer. The..." February 02

  • Celtics Have Inquired On Al Horford, Jeff Teague

    Real GM Basketball "The Boston Celtics have inquired about the availability of Al Horford and Jeff Teague. The Celtics have a considerable number of trade assets to facilitate a trade. "Atlanta, I've been told, is ready to turn the page, to give the team to Dennis Schroeder, their young point guard,who is ready..." January 30

  • Hawks won't shop Al Horford at deadline

    Peachtree Hoops "The NBA trade deadline is just around the corner and we are about to the time of the year where the rumor mill gets in full swing. Many will look at the Atlanta Hawks' 27-19 record and determine that a shakeup is needed. There is no denying that the team has failed to replicate the magical run to..." January 26

  • Will Hawks trade Al Horford before NBA trade deadline?

    The Sports Daily "Dwight Howard gets the headlines as the big man propelling toward unrestricted free agency in July, but observers might want to keep an eye on Al Horford of the Atlanta Hawks ahead of the Feb. 18 NBA trade deadline. What’s that? The Hawks are third in the Eastern Conference at 27-19? While..." January 26

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