Dion Waiters: Latest News, Rumors and Speculation Surrounding Thunder SG

November 15th, 2015 by Timothy Rapp Leave a reply »

The Oklahoma City Thunder and guard Dion Waiters failed to reach an agreement on a contract extension, leading to some speculation that Waiters could try to sign elsewhere next summer.

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Waiters Denies Reported Desire to Sign With 76ers Sunday, Nov. 15 Waiters responded on his Twitter account regarding the rumors about a potential move to Philadelphia in free agency:

“He wants to come home,” a source told Keith Pompey of the Philadelphia Inquirer, adding that Waiters is from South Philadelphia. “Plus, he knows that he could be the missing shooting guard they need.  And he could possibly get a [very lucrative] contract with the Sixers.”

The source also said Waiters "talked about getting a place downtown not too far from the arena so playing at home would be less of a distraction.”

Sixers Would Have Cap Space to Land Waiters to Assist Rebuild The Thunder guard is averaging 11.0 points, 3.6 rebounds and 1.8 assists per game this season.

As Pompey noted, the Sixers will have plenty of cap space to make a move fo ...

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