Iman Shumpert RUMORS & NEWS

  • Iman Shumpert signs four-year, $40 million contract with Cavaliers

    SI "Iman Shumpert signed a four-year, $40 million contract Wednesday night that will keep him with the Cleveland Cavaliers, according to a report from Basketball Insiders' Alex Kennedy that was confirmed by Yahoo! Sports' Adrian Wojnarowski. The deal has a player option for the fourth season,..." July 02

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    Alex Kennedy @AlexKennedyNBA

    League source says one of the first teams to reach out to Iman Shumpert last night was the Los Angeles Lakers.

  • Lakers, Mavs, Bucks Eye Iman Shumpert

    Hoops Rumors "The Lakers, Mavericks and Bucks are interested in Iman Shumpert, sources tell Chris Broussard of ESPN.com (Twitter link). The shooting guard will become a restricted free agent Wednesday after the Cavaliers tendered a qualifying offer to him on Monday. Six teams have already expressed interest in..." June 30

  • The lengths Iman Shumpert went to stay on court for Cleveland Cavaliers and what he could expect in free agency

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "Iman Shumpert, a restricted free agent come July 1, gave the Cavaliers all he had as he essentially played the last four games of the postseason with one arm. He was shot up with painkillers before Game 4 of the NBA Finals in order to continue playing through the excruciating pain of a bruised..." June 22

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    Dave McMenamin @mcten

    Blatt says Dellavedova and Shumpert will both play Game 4. Blatt said he told Delly he would limit his minutes, Delly said "no you're not"

  • After Cavaliers advance to conference finals, J.R. Smith takes jab at Knicks

    Pro Basketball Talk "J.R. Smith and Iman Shumpert can be solid complementary role players on a team. In New York, there wasn’t much to complement (or compliment, for that matter). But the pair have fit in well with the Cavaliers — a team that was in need of depth and quality role players — and helped Cleveland..." May 16

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    K.C. Johnson @KCJHoop

    Cavaliers coach David Blatt said Iman Shumpert will play but be monitored.

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    Chris Haynes @ChrisBHaynes

    David Blatt says Iman Shumpert (pulled left groin) is feeling a little bit better and he's hopeful he'll be a go for Game 3 against Bulls.

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    Chris Haynes @ChrisBHaynes

    #Cavs G Iman Shumpert (shoulder) will be activated tonight vs Hornets. He will play.

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    Jason Lloyd @JasonLloydABJ

    Iman Shumpert will not play tonight. Seemed early this week there was a chance for tonight. Instead his #Cavs debut could be Friday.

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    Adrian Wojnarowski @WojYahooNBA

    Along with Waiters, New York is sending Iman Shumpert to the Cavaliers, league sources tell Yahoo Sports.

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    Ian Begley @IanBegley

    Derek Fisher suggests that #Knicks can play Tim Hardaway Jr., Iman Shumpert and J.R. Smith in the same lineup at times this season.

  • Shumpert wants to play through new injury; Knicks not so sure

    New York Post "At least Iman Shumpert’s knees are swell. Knicks coach Derek Fisher revealed Shumpert has been bothered by a strained right hamstring since the second day of training camp at West Point, and wouldn’t definitively say whether the combo guard will play in the preseason opener Wednesday against..." October 07

  • Iman Shumpert: New triangle offense will suit my game

    New York Post "Iman Shumpert has spent the summer working on a lot of little things, honing different elements of his offensive arsenal, in preparation for what he expects to be a bigger role in the Knicks offense. Having spent the majority of his young career playing in Mike Woodson’s perimeter-heavy attack,..." August 27

  • Knicks dangling Iman Shumpert to get into first round

    Pro Basketball Talk "There has been a buzz around the league for a while that the Knicks have been looking for a way to trade into the bottom of the first round somehow. What are they dangling out there to interest teams? Iman Shumpert, So reports Marc Stein at ESPN. Why? To get point guard Tyler Ennis or..." June 23

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    Moke Hamilton @MokeHamilton

    Yes. I’ve been hearing it’ll be Shumpert or cash that’ll be sent out. RT @rocboy623: #Knicks end up with a draft pick in this year’s draft?

  • Shumpert was set to sit before trade deadline

    New York Post "Knicks brass had plans to sit Iman Shumpert on the eve of the trade deadline in February in New Orleans against the Pelicans, The Post has learned. The Knicks had a deal in principle with the Clippers in a package for Darren Collison and Matt Barnes and the front office didn’t want to risk..." March 17

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    Alan Hahn @alanhahn

    RT @jonahballow: .@I_Am_Iman will return today & Woodson will place him back in the staring lineup. #Knicks

  • Shumpert may return to Knicks next week

    New York Post "Iman Shumpert wouldn’t specify whether he’ll make his return by the end of the two-week timetable and he surely didn’t sound ready to say how happy he is to still be a Knick. Shumpert sprained the MCL in his left knee on the eve of the trade deadline Feb. 19, scuttling a potential deal with the..." February 28

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    Al Iannazzone @Al_Iannazzone

    Shumpert (sprained MCL) is with Knicks in Miami. He's running and jumping, but no cutting or contact yet, and isn't sure when he'll return.

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    Chris Broussard @Chris_Broussard

    Sources: Knicks thought they had a Shump/Collison deal done yesterday. Clips pulled out just b4 deadline.

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    Chris Broussard @Chris_Broussard

    Lots riding on Shumpert MRI: in addition to possibly going to LAC, source says possible he goes to OKC for 1st round pick. If mcl not torn!

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    Ken Berger @KBergCBS

    MRI on Iman Shumpert's left knee has revealed a sprained MCL, league source says.

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    Adrian Wojnarowski @WojYahooNBA

    Iman Shumpert's MRI has revealed no tears in left knee, only a mildly sprained MCL, league sources tell Yahoo Sports. Could miss two weeks.

  • Source: Knicks' Iman Shumpert has MCL sprain

    Yahoo! Sports "Within hours of trade talks collapsing with the Los Angeles Clippers on a deal, New York Knicks guard Iman Shumpert suffered a sprained MCL in his left knee, a league source told Yahoo Sports. Shumpert left the Knicks' 98-91 victory against New Orleans with the knee injury, and will return to..." February 20

  • Clippers-Knicks talks collapse in Shumpert deal

    Yahoo! Sports "After several rounds of negotiations, the Los Angeles Clippers and New York Knicks have abandoned discussions on a proposed trade centered on guard Iman Shumpert, league sources told Yahoo Sports. The Knicks had interest in bringing back Clippers point guard Darren Collison and rookie Reggie..." February 20

  • Sources: Clippers are talking deal for Knicks' Iman Shumpert

    Yahoo! Sports "The Los Angeles Clippers and New York Knicks are discussing a deal centered around guard Iman Shumpert, league sources told Yahoo Sports. In proposed deals, the Clippers would send the Knicks a package that includes point guard Darren Collison for Shumpert and point guard Raymond Felton,..." February 19

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    Marc Stein @ESPNSteinLine

    Hearing that Knicks are trying again to re-engage Denver and sell Nuggets on idea of trade built around Shumpert-for-Faried before deadline

  • Shumpert lost to sprained right shoulder

    New York Post "Iman Shumpert was the lone Knick who had played in all 45 games this season. That streak will end. Shumpert sprained his right shoulder late in the first quarter of Tuesday’s 114-88 victory over the Celtics, departed and didn’t return. “How long he’s going to be out, I don’t know,’’ coach..." January 29

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    NY_KnicksPR @NY_KnicksPR

    Iman Shumpert has a sprained right shoulder and is questionable to return (7:45 in first quarter).

  • Lakers interested in Iman Shumpert

    ESPN Los Angeles "Los Angeles Lakers superstar shooting guard Kobe Bryant just returned to action, but that hasn't stopped the team from inquiring about other backcourt players. The Lakers recently called the Knicks to express their interest in Iman Shumpert, according to sources close to the situation. No..." December 15

  • Shumpert ‘plays his best when he’s angry’

    New York Post "Stay angry. That’s J.R. Smith’s message to Iman Shumpert, who admitted Friday he is “[mad] at the world,’’ then took it out on the Garden rim with a violent right-handed driving dunk against the Magic that had the arena rocking and the iron shaking. “That’s when Shumpert plays his best, when..." December 08

  • Shumpert-Waiters deal a no-go

    New York Post "With another report the Cavaliers approached the Knicks about Iman Shumpert, coach Mike Woodson continues to stamp out the perception he doesn’t like the Knicks combo guard because he’s on the trading block. An ESPN.com report stated the Cavaliers asked about Shumpert as they shop young guard..." November 28

  • Woodson furious with suggestion he dislikes Shumpert

    New York Post "Mike Woodson and Iman Shumpert didn’t kiss and make up Tuesday, but seemed to come to an understanding. The Knicks coach angrily denounced the notion he doesn’t like Shumpert, saying it’s “bulls–t” after the two spoke during practice. Woodson’s salty comments came one day after Shumpert played..." November 27

  • Anthony: Shumpert ‘part of future’

    New York Post "Carmelo Anthony said he hopes Iman Shumpert is part of the future, not a trade piece in the near present. Following Shumpert’s ill-timed foul near the end of regulation in the Knicks’ 103-96 overtime loss to the Pacers at the Garden Wednesday, Melo was asked if he wants Shumpert here. “I..." November 21

  • Shumpert foul costs Knicks in OT loss to Pacers

    New York Post "A ticky-tack foul call on Iman Shumpert helped cost the Knicks a giant victory over the Pacers Wednesday at the Garden. Everything was going storybook for the Knicks against all odds as they led the powerhouse Pacers by three points with 9.2 seconds left in regulation. Indiana’s Paul George..." November 21

  • Shumpert has lost his swagger

    New York Post "Knicks legend Walt Frazier sees once-confident Iman Shumpert now looking as if he’s not having fun. Shumpert, who was often compared to Frazier during his rookie season because of his defense-first approach and quick hands, has fallen onto the trading block, and Frazier sees it affecting..." November 20

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    Frank Isola @FisolaNYDN

    Beno Udrih starting with Raymond Felton out. J.R. Smith back to sixth man with Iman Shumpert, Carmelo, Kenyon & Andrea Bargnani starting.

  • Knicks guard Iman Shumpert had secret knee surgery over the summer

    New York Daily News "Iman Shumpert had a second left knee operation over the summer, the Daily News has learned, and it is unclear if the unreported surgery could affect his trade value — with the desperate Knicks trying to package Shumpert in a number of proposed deals, including one for Boston’s Rajon..." November 18

  • Knicks Shumpert had secret knee surgery over the summer

    New York Daily News "Iman Shumpert had a second left knee operation over the summer, the Daily News has learned and it is unclear if the unreported surgery could impact his trade value with the desperate Knicks trying to package Shumpert in a number of proposed deals including one for Boston's Rajon..." November 17

  • Shumpert’s feud with Woodson adds stress to swirling trade talk

    New York Post "Coach Mike Woodson and Iman Shumpert barked at each other on the Garden court Thursday during the Knicks 109-106 loss to Houston at the Garden. After the exchange, Shumpert walked away from the coach with noticeable disgust and sat on the bench. If their suspect relationship is improving, it..." November 16

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    Adrian Wojnarowski @WojYahooNBA

    Denver has made it clear to Kenneth Faried's reps: There are no active talks involving him. Knicks offered Shumpert. Denver rejected idea.

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    Frank Isola @FisolaNYDN

    J.R. Smith is starting & Iman Shumpert could be departing. I'm hearing Knicks-Nuggets continue to discuss an Iman for Kenneth Faried trade.

  • Knicks and Nuggets talks of Shumpert for Faried swap intensifying

    New York Daily News "Talks between the Knicks and Nuggets centered around a deal that would send Iman Shumpert to Denver for forward Kenneth Faried have intensified in recent days, the Daily News has learned. According to a league source, no deal is imminent, although the struggling Knicks feel they need to make a..." November 13

  • Return of J.R. Smith to the Knicks could lead to the end of Iman Shumpert

    New York Daily News "J.R. Smith is back — for better or worse — and his presence in the lineup will take some of the scoring burden off Carmelo Anthony and possibly push Iman Shumpert closer to the exit. “The rest of the league seems to value Iman more than the Knicks do,” said one Eastern Conference executive...." November 10

  • Knicks' Shumpert issued flop warning

    CBS Sports "Iman Shumpert, you've been warned. The league announced Saturday the Knicks guard has been warned for flopping against the Bobcats on Friday. On the play, Charlotte's Gerald Wallace swung his arms while pulling in a rebound, and Shumpert acted as if there was contact, when there clearly was..." November 09

  • Off big opener, Shumpert pumped for Rose showdown

    New York Post "Iman Shumpert is home for Halloween – and will be wearing the Knicks’ new alternative all-orange jersey at Chicago’s United Center on Thursday night. Shumpert will do his best to scare the daylights out of his Chicago high school rival, Derrick Rose. “I know I’m going to see some of Derrick..." October 31

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    Howard Beck @HowardBeck

    Knicks, as expected, have picked up the fourth-year option on Iman Shumpert. Keeps him under contract through 2014-15.