The Golden State Warriors are waiving guard Shaun Livingston, who is guaranteed $2 million of his $7.7 million salary.
Free agent forward Khem Birch has agreed to a two-year $6 million deal to return to the Orlando Magic.
The Minnesota Timberwolves are declining to match the Memphis Grizzlies’ three-year, $28 million offer sheet for restricted free agent guard Tyus Jones.
Amar’e Stoudemire, 36, told MSG Network that he can bring needed leadership to young NBA teams and still “has a lot of game left” as he attempts to return to the league.
Kawhi Leonard has chosen a shorter contract with the LA Clippers that lines up with new teammate Paul George and sets up the two to be part of the 2021 free-agent class. Leonard signed a three-year, $103.1 million deal that includes a player option for the 2021-22 season, the source said. He will make $32.74 million next season, $34.37 million in 2020-21 and $36.01 million in the player-option season.
Restricted free agent Forward Kelly Oubre Jr. has agreed to a two-year, $30 million deal to stay with the Phoenix Suns.