DeAndre Jordan RUMORS & NEWS

  • Chandler Parsons: DeAndre Jordan's 'not a priority to us' or Clippers

    The Score "Chandler Parsons may not have been in the lineup for Wednesday night's showdown with the Los Angeles Clippers, but the Dallas Mavericks forward still managed to get off the shot of the night. Following the Mavs' 118-108 win over L.A., Parsons had some choice words for Clippers center DeAndre..." November 12

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    Ben Bolch @latbbolch

    Mark Cuban said he saved all his text messages from DeAndre Jordan and might detail them all at a later date.

  • DeAndre Jordan says ‘tension’ with Chris Paul was created by media

    Larry Brown Sports "DeAndre Jordan and Chris Paul have addressed rumors about their supposed rift on multiple occasions, and both players claim there are no issues that exist between them. But recently, Jordan admitted for the first time that there was tension last season. He just doesn’t think it was his or Paul’s..." October 28

  • DeAndre Jordan isn’t changing his free throw form

    Pro Basketball Talk "Insanity has been defined as doing something over and over and expecting a different result. (That’s not an Albert Einstein quote, by the way.) Enter DeAndre Jordan. He shot 39.7 percent from the free throw line last season, and he is the worst free throw shooter in NBA history through age 26...." September 28

  • DeAndre Jordan Snapchatted Doc Rivers's Son (Not Austin) To Say He Wanted To Return

    Deadspin "We know that after agreeing to join the Dallas Mavericks in free agency, DeAndre Jordan had second thoughts and eventually re-signed with the Clippers. What we didn’t know—until now—were the mechanics of how Jordan got back in contact with the Clippers, and they’re even funnier than you could have..." September 11

  • DeAndre Jordan Fires His Agents, But They Still Getting Paid

    Black Sports Online "We expected this to happen, after the almost forced marriage between DeAndre Jordan and the Dallas Mavericks. Jordan has parted ways with his agents at Relativity Sports." September 01

  • Clippers fined $250K for including unauthorized endorsement in DeAndre Jordan pitch

    The Score "The NBA has fined the Los Angeles Clippers $250,000 for a presentation to unrestricted free agent DeAndre Jordan during the free-agent moratorium, determining it violated rules that prohibit teams from offering players unauthorized business or investment opportunities outside of the collective..." August 26

  • Clippers' Chris Paul takes hits in stride, clears air with DeAndre Jordan

    Los Angeles Times "Chris Paul belittled DeAndre Jordan. He got in his Clippers teammate's face. He was one of the reasons the free agent Jordan briefly committed to the Dallas Mavericks this summer before changing his mind and remaining a Clipper. None of the hits to Paul's reputation have left much of a mark,..." August 12

  • DeAndre Jordan says he's still friends with Chandler Parsons: 'It's cool'

    CBS Sports "Los Angeles Clippers center DeAndre Jordan and Dallas Mavericks forward Chandler Parsons are both at USA Basketball's minicamp in Las Vegas -- oh, the drama! A reminder: Before Jordan decided to join the Mavs, then reneged on his verbal agreement in order to return to Los Angeles, he and..." August 11

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    Arash Markazi @ArashMarkazi

    Cuban on DeAndre: "Makeup sex is always the best sex but after it's over you stare at that same face and realize the problems are the same."

  • DeAndre Jordan admits he owes Mark Cuban an apology

    Sporting News "There may have been a half dozen players on the small stage Tuesday when the Clippers introduced their offseason signings, but all eyes were on DeAndre Jordan. In the biggest soap opera of the free-agent period, Jordan reneged on a verbal agreement with the Mavericks to rejoin the Clippers on a..." July 21

  • Blake Griffin recalls events leading to DeAndre Jordan's change of heart

    CBS Sports "The bond between DeAndre Jordan and his Clippers teammates grew stronger after he decided to re-sign with the team. Jordan explained his side of the story on the Players' Tribune, and to help provide more context about the Clippers meeting with him in Houston, Blake Griffin wrote a post on the..." July 21

  • DeAndre Jordan says he wrestled 'intense pressure' in making decision

    ESPN "DeAndre Jordan said he woke up the Monday morning after committing to sign with the Dallas Mavericks the previous Friday and had second thoughts about leaving the Los Angeles Clippers. "I feel like we've all made decision in our lives where we've had second thoughts about things and have gone..." July 21

  • Clippers' Rivers says rift between Paul and Jordan was 'way overblown'

    The Score "Chris Paul's nefarious high-five habits were ultimately not enough to dissuade DeAndre Jordan from re-signing with the Los Angeles Clippers. That was the narrative during Jordan's five-day verbal commitment to the Dallas Mavericks. Fingers were pointed squarely at Paul as the reason for..." July 18

  • Report: Griffin initially told Jordan to honor deal to Mavs

    Pro Basketball Talk "We know the gist of the story. DeAndre Jordan had second thoughts about signing the Mavericks, so he met with the Clippers again. They stayed at his house – including Blake Griffin sending hilarious tweets – until Jordan officially re-signed. But it might not have played out that way if..." July 15

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    Marc J. Spears @SpearsNBAYahoo

    "Strong sense" that Hack-A option shouldn't be changed by competition committee and board of governors, Adam Silver says.

  • Report: Doc Rivers had ‘heated’ exchange with DeAndre Jordan’s agent

    Larry Brown Sports "There have been some rumblings that one of the reasons — perhaps even the main reason — DeAndre Jordan verbally committed to the Dallas Mavericks was that his agent steered him in that direction. It would appear that Doc Rivers believes that was the case. In a fantastic piece of reporting this..." July 14

  • Doc Rivers’ daughter Callie convinced DeAndre Jordan to stay with Clippers?

    Larry Brown Sports "There were likely a number of factors that went into DeAndre Jordan’s decision to back out of his deal with the Dallas Mavericks and re-sign with the Los Angeles Clippers. Was Doc Rivers’ daughter one of them? According to Dwain Price of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram, Jordan was “all systems go”..." July 13

  • LeBron suggests CP3 'had a lot more information' on DJ's plans

    Fox Sports "Chris Paul and DeAndre Jordan may not be best friends, but that apparently hasn’t stopped CP3 from keeping himself in the loop over the past week. LeBron James was on vacation with Paul in the Bahamas while all of the Jordan drama was unfolding. At one point, it seemed like Jordan had already..." July 13

  • Mark Cuban doesn't buy DeAndre Jordan's apology

    ESPN Dallas "Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban doesn't accept the public apology from DeAndre Jordan. "When is an apology not an apology?" Cuban wrote Saturday via Cyber Dust. "When you didn't write it yourself. Next" Jordan, who backed out of a verbal commitment to Dallas to re-sign with the Los Angeles..." July 12

  • DeAndre Jordan tweets public apology to Mavericks, Mark Cuban

    CBS Sports "While DeAndre Jordan publicly apologized, as of Friday night he has still not communicated with Mavs owner Mark Cuban since Tuesday, according to ESPN's Tim MacMahon. Jordan's mother has, though. Los Angeles Clippers center DeAndre Jordan tweeted a public apology to the Dallas Mavericks, their..." July 11

  • Cuban: I went to DeAndre's house, he said he was on a date

    CBS Sports "Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban is back on CyberDust talking about the DeAndre Jordan fiasco. He wanted to tell Mavs fans what happened on Tuesday, which was the last time that Jordan communicated with him before signing with the Los Angeles Clippers. Here's what he had to say, via..." July 11

  • Mark Cuban I'm Over DeAndre But His Name Makes Me Cringe

    TMZ "Mark Cuban says he's MOVING ON from the DeAndre Jordan drama ... saying he wants to focus on the future ... but he still doesn't wanna have to hear his name in public. The Dallas Mavericks owner was speaking at the Presidential Leadership Scholars 2015 Graduation at S.M.U. ... when the M.C...." July 10

  • Chandler Parsons irked by DeAndre Jordan reneging on Mavs deal

    ESPN Dallas "Dallas Mavericks small forward Chandler Parsons, who led the team's recruiting campaign for DeAndre Jordan, described himself as "shocked, very disappointed, frustrated, disrespected" that the big man reneged on his verbal commitment to join the Mavs and re-signed with the Los Angeles..." July 10

  • Doc Rivers says DeAndre Jordan didn't need to call Mark Cuban

    Los Angeles Times "Clippers Coach Doc Rivers said that even when DeAndre Jordan made an oral commitment to the Dallas Mavericks on Friday, he knew it wasn't over. "In my gut, it never felt like he wanted to leave," Rivers said Thursday during a conference call. When Jordan expressed doubt over his decision to..." July 10

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    Dwain Price @DwainPrice

    Mark Cuban has told his team that DeAndre Jordan will re-sign with the #Clippers, according to ESPN.

  • Sources: Clippers have a Jordan commitment as Mavs move to other options

    Yahoo! Sports "Los Angeles Clippers ownership, management and players descended upon Houston on Wednesday and secured a commitment from free-agent center DeAndre Jordan to re-sign with the Clippers, league sources told Yahoo Sports. Jordan has changed course on an agreement to sign a four-year, $80..." July 09

  • DeAndre Jordan agent Dan Fegan reportedly steered him towards Mavs

    Larry Brown Sports "Why did DeAndre Jordan call Doc Rivers to say he was having second thoughts about joining the Dallas Mavericks? Possibly because his agent steered him towards the Southwest Division team. A few reports say Jordan’s rep, Dan Fegan, pushed him to sign with the Mavs. ESPN’s Michael Eaves says..." July 09

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    Chris Broussard @Chris_Broussard

    Sources: CP3 emotional @ meeting, told DJ he had no idea he felt negatively about him & he thought they were "brothers.''

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    Chris Broussard @Chris_Broussard

    Sources: Cuban is beside himself. Driving around downtown Dallas begging (thru texts) Jordan's family for address to DeAndre's home

  • Clippers intend to remain with DeAndre Jordan until signing is allowed

    Los Angeles Times "A Clippers contingent of players and executives intended to stay at the Houston home of DeAndre Jordan until the highly coveted free-agent center can sign with a team at midnight Eastern time Thursday, one NBA executive said. By staying with Jordan, the Clippers would presumably stave off any..." July 09

  • DeAndre Jordan tells Clippers he wants to return

    ESPN "DeAndre Jordan has told the Los Angeles Clippers that he wants to walk away from his new deal to join Dallas Mavericks and stay in Los Angeles, according to league sources. But sources told that the unprecedented fluidity of Jordan's free agency has convinced the Clippers that they..." July 09

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    Arash Markazi @ArashMarkazi

    The feeling is DeAndre Jordan is now "50/50" on his decision. Crazy. I guess we're back where we started.

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    Marc Stein @ESPNSteinLine

    ESPN sources say that DeAndre Jordan has promised the Mavericks a face-to-tace meeting tonight before he makes a final decision

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    Chris Broussard @Chris_Broussard

    Someone who spoke 2 DeAndre this afternoon believes great chance he returns 2 LAC.

  • Source: Clips lobbying Jordan to reverse choice

    ESPN "The Los Angeles Clippers are trying to persuade DeAndre Jordan to reconsider his decision to sign with the Mavericks after Jordan verbally committed to join Dallas last week, according to league sources. Free agents are traditionally considered off limits once they strike a verbal agreement..." July 08

  • DeAndre Jordan having second thoughts about leaving Clippers

    Yahoo! Sports "Free-agent center DeAndre Jordan is having second thoughts about leaving the Los Angeles Clippers for the Dallas Mavericks, a source told Yahoo Sports. Jordan committed to signing a four-year, $80 million contract with the Mavericks on July 3. Earlier this week, however, sources say that Jordan..." July 08

  • Mark Cuban says he sees DeAndre Jordan as 'Shaq-like'

    Los Angeles Times "Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban had a huge victory Friday when free-agent center DeAndre Jordan agreed to sign with his team instead of returning to the Clippers, with whom he had spent his entire-seven season professional career. In an interview with the sports-talk radio station The Ticket,..." July 04

  • Who should Clippers get to replace DeAndre Jordan? How about Blake Griffin.

    Pro Basketball Talk "It was midway through the fourth quarter of Game 7 of an epic first-round series, and the San Antonio Spurs had just gone on an 8-1 run to take a five-point lead. Los Angeles Clippers coach Doc Rivers decided to make a move and pulled DeAndre Jordan for Matt Barnes, going small and putting Blake..." July 04

  • Source: DeAndre Jordan agrees to $80 million deal with Mavs

    Yahoo! Sports "Los Angeles Clippers free-agent center DeAndre Jordan plans to announce early Friday evening that he has agreed to sign a four-year, $80 million deal with the Dallas Mavericks, sources told Yahoo Sports. Jordan has already informed Mavericks owner Mark Cuban and coach Rick Carlisle that he is..." July 04

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    Ramona Shelburne @ramonashelburne

    Between the strain of DJ/CP3 relationship and the absolute bromance party Parsons and Cuban put on during the recruiting period, DJ was gone

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    Marc Stein @ESPNSteinLine

    ESPN sources say DeAndre Jordan is on verge of accepting Mavs' four-year, $80M+ max offer. Dallas firmly in lead and decision likely today

  • Clippers make pitch: DeAndre Jordan to decide future in next few days

    L.A. Daily News "The two days seemed more frenetic than when DeAndre Jordan swats away a shot. It appeared just as exciting as when Jordan throws down an alley-oop lob that throws fans at Staples Center into a tizzy. But instead of spending this week performing those acts that has made him a coveted free agent,..." July 03

  • Report: Clippers Are Confident That DeAndre Jordan Will Re-Sign

    Black Sports Online "The L.A. Clippers believe the lure of ‘Lob City’ outweighs playing in his home state of Texas for DeAndre Jordan. Jordan is reportedly 50-50 on his looming decision to sign with either the Mavericks or Clippers, but L.A. is confident Jordan will return to the team, according to Alex Kennedy of..." July 03

  • Doc Rivers Addressed DeAndre Jordan and CP3 Beef He Said Didn’t Exist

    Black Sports Online "It was reported there was some tension between Chris Paul and DeAndre Jordan. Doc Rivers as he has been known to do, lied about there being any problem. There was definitely some sort of beef because Rivers had to address it in his meeting with Jordan." July 03

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    Ramona Shelburne @ramonashelburne

    Rising concern tonight in Clipperland about DeAndre Jordan bolting. They were confident until today, now feel it's "50-50"

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    Tim MacMahon @espn_macmahon

    Source says Mavs would consider a salary-dump deal for Roy Hibbert if DeAndre Jordan doesn't choose Dallas. But still hopeful about DJ.

  • Report: DeAndre Jordan Was “Underwhelmed” By Lakers Presentation

    Black Sports Online "Lakers are just not having a very good free agency period so far. Aldridge was underwhelmed, Kobe tweeting baby memes, had to take down their hashtag tweets and now this." July 02

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    Marc Stein @ESPNSteinLine

    Also hearing Mavs have split up their recruiting posse and are conducting two meetings at present: One with DeAndre; one with Wes Matthews

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    Mike Bresnahan @Mike_Bresnahan

    Busy Wednesday for Lakers execs: They land in DC in time for noon meeting w/ Greg Monroe, then fly back to LA and meet with DeAndre Jordan.