Greg Monroe will sign a three-year, $50M deal with the Bucks, including the player option on the final year, sources tell Yahoo.
Free agent Greg Monroe will sign a maximum contract with the Milwaukee Bucks, league source tells Yahoo Sports.
Hoops Rumors "Greg Monroe will sign a maximum-salary contract with the Bucks, reports Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports. The David Falk client was to meet with the Knicks, who long appeared the front-runners for him, as well as the Lakers and Blazers. The Knicks didn’t offer the max to Monroe, as USA Today’s..." July 02
Sources: Greg Monroe is meeting with Portland owner Paul Allen, GM Neil Olshey and coach Terry Stotts this morning in Washington, DC.
Sources: Lakers meeting w/Greg Monroe Wednesday. Also interested in Tyson Chandler & Robin Lopez
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.
After Knicks had sitdown with Greg Monroe in DC shortly after midnight, Milwaukee got its audience with Monroe ... starting at around 2 AM
New York Daily News "Phil Jackson is poised to add two starters on the eve of free agency with the Knicks reportedly closing in on Pistons forward Greg Monroe and Portland guard Arron Afflalo, Carmelo Anthony’s teammate in Denver. The Daily News reported in April that the Knicks were targeting Monroe, who is seen..." July 01
USA Today "Free agent forward-center Greg Monroe plans to meet with four teams in the first 24 hours of a free agency. The Milwaukee Bucks, Los Angeles Lakers, New York Knicks and Portland Trail Blazers are on Monroe's list on day one of free agency, and there is a possibility he meets with other teams, a..." June 30
Pro Basketball Talk "The fact Greg Monroe was going to leave Detroit was right up there with “Jeb Bush might run for president” for the worst kept secret of the last couple months award. We know four or five teams have meetings set up with Monroe — the Knicks are considered the strong front runners to land him —..." June 29
Knicks are frontrunners for two free agents -- Greg Monroe and Arron Afflalo, league sources told Yahoo Sports. Those are realistic targets.
CBS Sports "After opting to sign the qualifying offer last summer and return to the Detroit Pistons, Greg Monroe is about to finally be free. The big man will be an unrestricted free agent on July 1, and he reportedly has meetings scheduled, but not with the team that drafted him five years ago. Guess..." June 28
Detroit Bad Boys "Stan Van Gundy and Jeff Bower spoke to the media today about the upcoming NBA draft, but it was perhaps a comment about Greg Monroe that was most newsworthy. Van Gundy admitted he was "not entirely optimistic" about bringing Monroe back to Detroit as an unrestricted free agent. The writing..." June 23
Detroit Bad Boys "The Boston Celtics will be making a run at Greg Monroe during the offseason, as they are determined to land a marquee bigman at any cost, reports CSNNE.com's A. Sherrod Blakely. Monroe is amongst a small group of big men that Danny Ainge will be making a strong push for. Per Blakely, the..." May 05
Pro Basketball Talk "The Pistons beat the Knicks by 22 points on the final night of the regular season, but with only ping pong balls in play for what essentially was little more than an exhibition contest, talk of what may become of Detroit’s roster in the future dominated the pregame conversation. Greg Monroe and..." April 17
Detroit News "Pistons owner Tom Gores wants to keep his big guys together and is going to do everything he can to re-sign forward Greg Monroe and take care of center Andre Drummond financially when the time comes. Gores said he will be involved in the recruitment of Monroe, who becomes an unrestricted free..." April 16
Detroit Free Press "Greg Monroe repeated his stance from the entire season Wednesday morning. The unrestricted free agent remains open to re-signing with the Detroit Pistons. "Yeah, I've been here," Monroe said at Madison Square Garden. "Different things have happened, and there's been a lot of change..." April 16
New York Post "Superagent David Falk said Pistons impending unrestricted free-agent center Greg Monroe hasn’t yet made his “short list’’ of teams he’s interested in, but indicated strongly the Knicks are expected to be squarely on it. Monroe and his deft post game will play the Garden on Wednesday night in..." April 15
Greg Monroe went through practice and will start Wednesday vs Celtics. Dinwiddie still out
Detroit Bad Boys "Greg Monroe has missed the last 11 games with a strained knee. After participating in practice, Monroe is scheduled to start Wednesday against the Boston Celtics. In what has appeared to be a fluke injury, Greg Monroe sat out the last 11 games due to a strained knee. Including the two-game..." April 06
New York Post "Maybe Knicks president Phil Jackson can finally stir the Knicks-Nets rivalry pot this summer by convincing Brooklyn’s raging-hot center Brook Lopez to swap boroughs. Amid a heated playoff push, the Nets arrived at the Garden Wednesday, and nipped the Knicks in the final seconds, 100-98, in a..." April 02
SVG on @M10OSE: "He's definitely doing more every day. Maybe this weekend, but really hoping .. the last 5 games he'll be back."
Detroit's Greg Monroe has a right knee strain and will miss tonight's game against Memphis, team says. Injury happened Monday at practice.
NESN "Get ready, Boston Celtics fans. We could be in for a very interesting summer. The “fireworks” many Celtics supporters hoped for last offseason never materialized, as the team failed to land its reported top target, current Cleveland Cavaliers big man Kevin Love, and instead settled on..." March 04
Detroit News "Pistons forward Greg Monroe is accustomed to facing double teams on the floor. Now he faced a triple team off the court, surrounded by people much shorter than him and in worse shape. The New York media pounced on Monroe, the soon-to-be free agent, and the goal was to unearth any nugget that..." March 01
New York Post "Pistons general manager and coach Stan Van Gundy had a chance to lock up burly power forward Greg Monroe last summer with a long-term deal when he became a restricted free agent. Now Detroit could be burned. Despite all the talk about the Knicks’ 2015 cap space, several league executives think..." February 28
The Score "Greg Monroe's status as an impending unrestricted free agent would seem to make him a potential trade candidate for the Detroit Pistons, who could see Monroe walk without any compensation come July. But Stan Van Gundy, the team's president of basketball operations and head coach, isn't looking..." February 13
Pro Basketball Talk "The Lakers are not content to just play out their worst season since moving to Los Angeles. (Yes, even worse than last year.) They’re going to talk trade – and make sure you know they’re talking trade. There was the pursuit of Rajon Rondo, an offer just good enough to look serious but..." January 13
USA Today "Two days after Greg Monroe said he wasn't seeking a trade from the Detroit Pistons, his agent, David Falk, emphatically reiterated his client's position. "He made a commitment to Stan (Van Gundy) when he took the qualifying offer that he would work as hard as he could and help the team as best..." December 17
Michigan Live "Detroit Pistons center Greg Monroe was perturbed by a report that he wants to be traded at virtually any cost, calling it "completely false" and "annoying" to have to answer about. Head coach Stan Van Gundy also debunked the report by The Sporting News that the Pistons are seeking a first-round..." December 16
Detroit News "It's a move that could be seen a mile away, even though Greg Monroe going to the bench is tough to comprehend from a basketball standpoint. But with the Pistons losing 10 in a row and their super-size lineup not bearing fruit, a change had to be made. And Monroe's performance against the Boston..." December 05
Detroit News "Recognition and rumors certainly carry a lot of weight in professional sports, and Pistons forward Josh Smith is no stranger to either, especially since his arrival last summer. One could essentially drive him, while Smith would have to ignore the latter if he will indeed take on a positive..." October 06
Detroit Free Press "Detroit Pistons forward/center Greg Monroe called them lies — not rumors — when discussing reports of a rocky relationship with his teammates, especially Josh Smith, that he didn't want to be in Detroit and why he signed a qualifying offer instead of a long-term deal with the Pistons. He tried..." September 30
Detroit Free Press "Greg Monroe is betting on himself. He didn't say that Thursday afternoon at an elementary school on the west side of Detroit for an NBA reading event. His actions this summer told us that, when he turned down a four-year deal that would have made him the Detroit Pistons' highest-paid player and..." September 26
Michigan Live "Detroit Pistons' forward Greg Monroe, who is facing a two-game suspension after NBA officials learned he pleaded guilty to impaired driving in April, "urinated on himself during the booking process," the Huntington Woods police report documenting his arrest says. Huntington Woods police released..." September 11
Detroit Bad Boys "Greg Monroe is either a genius or an idiot. A player sacrificing money for happiness or a selfish malcontent. An overrated bum who should ride the bench or gifted young player with supreme confidence in himself. All of that because he decided to do something slightly unprecedented -- turn down..." September 09
NBA says Pistons forward Greg Monroe has been suspended two games without pay for pleading guilty to driving while visibly impaired.
CSN New England "When you look at the most significant deals made by Danny Ainge in shaping this storied franchise, circumstances, as much as the Celtics mystique, worked in his favor. The Seattle SuperSonics (now Oklahoma City Thunder) were in salary-dump mode in 2007, which allowed the Celtics to pull off a..." August 20
Washington Post "Greg Monroe doesn’t always take the approach that everyone expects, choosing instead to go by what feels right to him. That mindset might explain how Monroe once went against meaningless exhibition protocol two years ago, when he pulled a basketball away to prevent John Wall from attempting a..." August 19
USA Today "Forward-center Greg Monroe has informed the Detroit Pistons' he will accept the qualifying offer, play for Detroit in 2014-15 and become an unrestricted free agent next summer, two people familiar with Monroe's plan told USA TODAY Sports. The people requested anonymity because they were not..." August 13
Detroit News "The Greg Monroe watch is entering its seventh week, with another seven weeks remaining before there’s a guarantee his restricted free agency will be resolved, one way or another. While the Pistons big man has not pursued an offer sheet from another team, he has pursued sign-and-trade..." August 12
Detroit Free Press "Tuesday was an anniversary of sorts. It was the three-month anniversary of the day Stan Van Gundy wowed owner Tom Gores with a lengthy presentation on his vision to restore the Pistons after five straight seasons without the playoffs. The rest is history as less than two weeks later Van..." August 07
Detroit Free Press "Detroit Pistons coach and president of basketball operations Stan Van Gundy took questions from the media last week about the contract impasse with restricted free agent Greg Monroe after introducing free agent pickups D.J. Augustin and Caron Butler. Here are some of his answers. Question: How..." July 24
Michigan Live "Stan Van Gundy the Detroit Pistons' top executive made it clear Wednesday that Stan Van Gundy the Detroit Pistons' head coach wants Greg Monroe back next season, or vice versa, or both. Regardless, with free agents able to sign contracts and offer sheets beginning Thursday, Van Gundy's major..." July 08
Detroit News "They’ll get a usable player, or maybe not. They could move into the bottom of the first round, but probably not. Not to ruin your NBA draft party Thursday night, but the focus of the Pistons under new leader Stan Van Gundy changed the moment they lost the No. 9 pick and were left with one faint..." June 26
Detroit News "In a very short time, the Detroit Pistons and restricted free agent to be Greg Monroe will stop posturing, and the real poker game will begin. Come July 1, less than two weeks from today, teams will be lining up with sales pitches for prospective free agents, offering loads of money and..." June 20
Michigan Live "Greg Monroe was back in his hometown of New Orleans last week to take part in a youth basketball clinic. But could the Big Easy become a permanent destination for the Detroit Pistons' soon-to-be restricted free agent? According to a story by NOLA.com, the New Orleans Pelicans might be..." June 18
Real GM Basketball "Greg Monroe expects a bevy of suitors as a restricted free agent next month, including possible interest from the Los Angeles Lakers, Dallas Mavericks, San Antonio Spurs, Charlotte Hornets and Atlanta Hawks. "From what I have been told, it'll be like that (college recruiting) a little bit,"..." June 16
New Orleans Times-Picayune "With July 1 approaching and bringing with it the start of the NBA's free agency period, Detroit Pistons forward/center Greg Monroe is anxiously awaiting the recruiting and signing process. Monroe, a former Helen Cox star who was in town Saturday to take part in his foundation's youth basketball..." June 14
Detroit News "Greg Monroe’s impending free agency was a topic of conversation during Stan Van Gundy’s introduction a few weeks ago as Pistons coach and president of basketball operations, and nothing changed when he introduced his new general manager Jeff Bower behind the Courtside Club at The Palace..." June 05