The Celtics are getting a lot of interest in guard Marcus Thornton, but teams are concerned about his $8.6 million salary, a source said.
CSN New England "Marcus Thornton's return to the floor will have to wait at least one more game, but Jared Sullinger's ankle injury won't prevent him from suiting up today. "Thornton went through practice [Tuesday]," said Celtics coach Brad Stevens. "The way he described it to me was, he was kind of up and..." December 31
CSN New England "Danny Ainge isn't all that different than most GMs when it comes to wanting to have lots of options in pulling off deals. That's why today is significant for the Celtics' president of basketball operations in his quest to get Boston's roster in order. Tyler Zeller and Marcus Thornton, both..." September 11
ESPN.com "The Cleveland Cavaliers will trade Jarrett Jack to the Brooklyn Nets on Thursday as part of a three-team deal with Boston to create more salary-cap space for the pursuit of LeBron James, according to sources close to the process. Sources told ESPN.com that the Nets have agreed to take on the..." July 09
League sources deny a report that the Brooklyn Nets and Cleveland Cavaliers are discussing a trade of Marcus Thornton for Jarrett Jack.
ESPN New York "The Brooklyn Nets and Cleveland Cavaliers are discussing a swap of guards Marcus Thornton and Jarrett Jack, according to sources briefed on the talks. Sources told ESPN.com that the Nets, after acquiring Thornton at the trade deadline in February, have identified Jack as a prime target for..." June 21
Marcus Thronton (bruised lower back) won't play tonight at Bobcats.
Marcus Thornton has food poisoning. He's a gametime decision.
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Brooklyn-Sacramento nearing agreement on Jason Terry-Reggie Evans for Marcus Thornton deal, as Yahoo reported Tuesday. No picks or cash.
Nets, Kings complete trade of Marcus Thenron for Jason Terry and Reggie Evans. No picks involved.
Can confirm the Nets have agreed to trade for Marcus Thornton. Terry and Evans to Sacramento. No picks or cash. @WojYahooNBA first reported.
New York Post "The Nets have agreed to acquire Marcus Thornton from the Sacramento Kings in exchange for Jason Terry and Reggie Evans, league sources confirmed. Brooklyn will be hoping Thornton, a 26-year-old shooting guard, is able to rediscover his shooting stroke. He is a career 36 percent 3-point shooter..." February 19
Sacramento and Brooklyn discussing a deal centered on Marcus Thornton for Jason Terry and Reggie Evans, league sources tell Yahoo Sports.
Just informed that Rudy Gay is out with the flu. Marcus Thornton out with left hip comtusion.
Sacramento Bee "For a month, Kings coach Michael Malone talked about how Marcus Thornton might thrive like a player he watched his father, Brendan, coach in Detroit. Vinnie Johnson was one of the most prolific bench scorers for the Pistons during the 1980s, helping Detroit win back-to-back NBA championships..." November 14
Sacramento Bee "Marcus Thornton has stolen from a teammate. It happened Feb. 6 in New Orleans, and center DeMarcus Cousins was the victim. Late in the Kings' comeback victory over the Hornets, Cousins needed one more rebound for back-to-back 20-point, 20-rebound games. In the final 1:06, Thornton came up..." March 01
Sacramento Bee "Marcus Thornton joked Wednesday afternoon that the padding he's wearing to protect his injured left thigh made the Louisiana native feel like New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees. Then in the fourth quarter Thursday night, Thornton took a hit like a football player when Portland forward..." February 03
New Orleans Times-Picayune "Although former LSU guard Marcus Thornton's struggles' in Hornets Coach Monty Williams' system last season ultimately led to him being traded to Sacramento, New Orleans General Manager Dell Demps apparently is interested in giving Thornton another shot. Thornton's agent, Tony Dutt, said he has..." December 08
Sacramento Bee "It didn't take long for Marcus Thornton to earn the trust of his new teammates. In his third game with the Kings, Thornton scored 16 points in the fourth quarter to lead them to a win over the Los Angeles Clippers. But it's another thing for teammates to trust Thornton when he's struggling...." April 11
Sacramento Bee "Marcus Thornton has scored in double figures in 16 of his 17 games with the Kings this season. The lone single-digit effort was a bad one. Thornton missed nine of his 12 shots and committed a season-high six turnovers in a 102-80 loss to the Philadelphia 76ers on March 18. Thornton was on..." March 28
Sacramento Bee "Changing teams usually involves a feeling-out period when the new player defers unnecessarily to his new teammates. Marcus Thornton said his feeling-out period with the Kings lasted two games. In his third game, he scored 29 points. Monday night's game was Thornton's 10th as a King, and it..." March 15
New Orleans Times-Picayune "Because of on-going negotiations regarding a trade, reportedly that could send backup shooting guard Marcus Thornton to Sacramento, the New Orleans Hornets told Thornton not to attend Wednesday's shoot-around at New Orleans Arena. "The trade is pending; nothing has been finalized," Hornets..." February 23