Jason Thompson RUMORS & NEWS

  • Report: Raptors sign Jason Thompson, waive Anthony Bennett

    Raptors HQ "It seems the Raptors are moving on from the Anthony Bennett experiment in order to add more usable depth to the roster. The Vertical's Shams Charania is reporting that the Raptors have signed veteran big man Jason Thompson, who was let go by the Warriors earlier this month This is probably a..." March 01

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    Zach Lowe @ZachLowe_NBA

    Not sure if anyone has reported yet, but Warriors WILL use the stretch provision to spread J Thompson's $2.68M for 16-17 over 3 seasons.

  • 76ers get Nik Stauskas, first-rounder in salary-dump trade with Kings

    Pro Basketball Talk "This initially looked like a good trade for the 76ers. It’s actually a great trade fro the 76ers. We’ll see just how great once we learn the protections, but in one form or another, Philadelphia wins. Brett Brown once thought the 76ers would draft Andrew Wiggins and Nik Stauskas and get..." July 02

  • Jason Thompson’s camp hopes Kings trade him

    Pro Basketball Talk "The Kings traded for Rudy Gay and Derrick Williams last season, and they put Jason Thompson on the trade block. Gay and Williams are still in Sacramento. And so is Thompson. Thompson is pretty expendable in Sacramento, but where would he be more central to a team’s core? The 28-year-old..." February 17

  • Sources: Kings discussing trade for Deron Williams

    Yahoo! Sports "The Brooklyn Nets and Sacramento Kings are discussing a deal centered on former All-Star guard Deron Williams, league sources told Yahoo Sports. The Nets have been shopping their high-priced star players, and the Kings have been probing the market for an impact point guard. No deal is..." December 21

    NBA Trade Deadline 2014 - Live Stream

    PSD Staff Check back often for all of the latest NBA Trade Deadline rumors, news stories, tweets, images, videos, and anything else we can dig up pertaining to Deadline Day. February 20

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    Marc Stein @ESPNSteinLine

    ESPN has learned Cavs are in talks w/Sacramento on deal to swap Jarrett Jack for Jason Thompson. BUT Cavs looking for third team to route JT

  • Kings look to trade Jason Thompson

    CBS Sports "The Kings had a logjam in their backcourt with Isaiah Thomas, Greivous Vasquez, Ben McLemore, Marcus Thornton, and John Salmons. Then they traded Vasquez and Salmons Sunday in the Rudy Gay trade, but after acquiring Derrick Williams earlier this month, now they're looking at a logjam down low. So..." December 09

  • Kings forward Jason Thompson tweets out his frustrations

    Sacramento Bee "DeMarcus Cousins has been upset when he's been left out of games in the fourth quarters. So Cousins was asked if he was surprised Jason Thompson wasn't on the court with him on the court in the fourth even though he had 15 points on 7-of-10 shooting. "I can't make a call on that," Cousins..." March 31

  • Thompson's stock rises as he settles into starting role

    Sacramento Bee "The Kings had the opportunity to offer Jason Thompson a contract extension by Jan. 25. The deadline passed without an extension for the fourth-year power forward. That didn't go unnoticed by Thompson. "That was on my mind, but it wasn't on my mind," he said. "It was just about playing..." March 21

  • Thompson receives an assist from his parents

    Sacramento Bee "Power forward Jason Thompson had 13 points and 10 rebounds for his third consecutive double double as the Kings defeated the Minnesota Timberwolves 115-99 Sunday at Power Balance Pavilion. The constant for Thompson in the past three games has been his parents, Chuck and Sharyn Thompson, being..." March 19

  • Jason Thompson gives hope to small basketball schools everywhere

    The Times of Trenton "Jason Thompson enjoys telling his story as much as the kids listening to it like to hear it. Thompson, the Rider University star turned NBA lottery pick, is becoming more and more of a spokesman and not just for the NBA, or his Sacramento Kings, which are both currently in a lockout. The big..." July 07

  • Jason Thompson's break came at a good time

    Sacramento Bee "Finally caught up with Jason Thompson and chatted briefly with him about the fracture in his right big toe. Thompson suffered the injury June 10. It will keep him in a walking boot four to six weeks. "I was just working out and knowing me I was thinking it was soreness or something like..." June 22

  • Big men's impact grows

    Sacramento Bee "As well as some things have gone for the Kings and their trio of big men lately, there's still work to be done. Samuel Dalembert, DeMarcus Cousins and Jason Thompson have adjusted to the rotation and agree they are improving defensively. Dalembert said things can get better on offense, too...." March 30

  • Thompson's ankle is better; he's ready to return to starting lineup

    Sacramento Bee "There's a lot to be learned watching from the sideline, but Jason Thompson would much rather do his learning on the court. Thompson was able to do that Saturday, returning to full participation in practice. He had been out since spraining his right ankle Jan. 29 against New Orleans. After..." February 06