That said, if the Thunder do shell out this type of cash for Adams, then it will limit what the franchise is able to do next year in free agency.
"Steven, just being part of his development and seeing him progress previous year, clearly, I think everybody feels he is going to be one of the best centers in this league", Donovan said. In the playoffs last season, he showed the world what the Thunder had known for some time: Adams will do whatever the team asks of him.
He does serious work in the post on both ends of the court, averaging 8.0 points, 6.7 rebounds and 1.1 blocks previous year. In three seasons, Adams is averaging 6.3 points and 6.0 rebounds per game. Prior to the 2013 draft, the Thunder attempted to trade for the Magic's No. 2 pick for the right to select Oladipo, according to Yahoo!
In fact, while contract negotiations were underway between Adams' agent and the Thunder, the center - a New Zealander who was the 12th draft pick in 2013 - was off the grid. Projecting Adams and Oladipo Barring these extensions, Ola. "And I would doubt very much that $21 million a year is going to change any outlook that he has".
"The Thunder is getting a player who is not even scratching his prime yet but looks to be one of the best two-way centres in the National Basketball Association for years to come", he said. Two people familiar with the deals confirmed earlier Monday that both were four-year extensions, with Adams's deal worth $100 million and Oladipo's worth $84 million.
The win bumps Cibulkova to number five in the world rankings, while Kerber will finish 2016 as the number one player in the world. Of course I had a lot of the matches, a lot of tough matches, and also a lot of great finals and great memories this year.
For the most part, however, the iPhone 7 merely offer refinements from its previous iterations, as noted by KnowYourMobile . As for the iPhone 7, its most talked-about feature is the absence of headphone jacks in favor of lightning ports.
Rooney is back in contention after recovering from his injury ahead of United's next Premier League game against Burnley. Jose Mourinho dedicated Man United's EFL derby win to their supporters following the awful performance against Chelsea.
He tailored his speech to young voters and reminded them about Clinton's policies on free tuition and affordable health care. In his two campaigns, President Barack Obama easily carried MI twice, by 16 points in 2008 and almost 10 points in 2012.
At least eight people died in two suicide bomb attacks on Saturday in Maiduguri, the capital of Nigeria's Borno State. It happened just that one time, but soon I realised I was pregnant. "So I was too afraid to report him".
The Wales global , who had been sidelined since the opening-day defeat to Liverpool, came on as a second-half substitute. If we were going in blasting every player, I don't think things will necessarily get any better".
But that isn't the case now, and prospective buyers should know they're going to have to wait for an adapter-free existence. Still, the non-Touch Bar MacBook Pro is a good indicator of what to expect in terms of power, design, and usability.
The Cardinals were fortunate to not get penalized, and Newton said he felt fortunate to not end up with a torn knee ligament. Cam Newton is one of the most dynamic players in the National Football League , at times looking like a man among boys.
All of the text in the body portion of the classified emails is redacted because it contains foreign government information. It includes 74 emails totaling 285 pages that the State Department received from the Federal Bureau of Investigation .
The new MacBook Pro marks a departure from the existing line, but Apple is known for making bets on features (or lack of them). Time is on the company's side in the sense that accessory makers are slowly boosting their USB-C offerings.
CMA Awards Red Carpet Styles Through The Years
Paisley and Underwood, returning as hosts for the ninth time, told jokes about politics, Wikileaks, Brangelina's breakup and more. With 12 different performances entertaining the audience, the show's 50th anniversary event didn't disappoint.
Richard Sherman says NFL is literally the 'No Fun League'
After all, he was one ranked as a two-star recruit and only the 67th-best quarterback prospect in the Class of 2007 ... if that. That first game September 11 was when he sprained his right ankle while getting kicked and sacked by Miami's Ndamukong Suh.
Times Kendall Jenner Proved to Be the Real Deal
Last night, model Kendall Jenner celebrated her 21st birthday with her famous family and friends at Catch in Los Angeles. Meanwhile, Kendall previously opened up about her health struggle. "Kendall was visibly touched by the card".
Obama headlining get-out-the-vote rallies in Florida
Obama is kicking off a week of campaigning for Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton with a stop in battleground Ohio. In 2012, 61% of North Carolina voters cast their ballots before Election Day - a number expected to rise this year.
Obama suggests voters holding Clinton to a double standard
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Rivers scores 19 points to help Clippers beat Jazz 88-75
A native of France, his extension solidifies the Utah Jazz's young core of players, which includes Alec Burks and Gordon Hayward . A sprained thumb hindered his efforts in Sunday's win but X-rays were negative and he was able to return to finish the game.
Joachim Low extends Germany contract until 2020
Under his guide, Germany have reached at least the semi-finals in the last 5 major tournaments, winning 94 of their 141 games. Low urged Germany to follow suit: "The only thing that counts is for us to qualify as group winners for the World Cup".
UK government offers support to Bank of England governor
The Bank of England chief's five-year contract runs to 2018 and includes the option for Carney to extend his term until 2021. The career plans of a man once dubbed the "outstanding central banker of his generation" have gripped financial markets.
Jones won't use no-calls to make a statement
An interesting note: In 1992, Atlanta won the first game of the series after trading QB Brett Favre to Green Bay in February. He of highlight grabs every week, with 840 yards, the runaway leader seven games in. "But we'll be all right".
Shiite militias launch operation near Iraq's Mosul
The Mosul offensive involves tens of thousands of soldiers, federal police, Kurdish fighters, Sunni tribesmen and Shia militias. At least half a dozen families remained in the town through the offensive and emerged when the fighting died down.
Refugees arriving by boat face lifetime ban in Australia
Australia has shut the door to asylum seekers arriving in the country by boat, banning them for life from settling in the country. Australia has been repeatedly criticised for its tough policy on refugees and asylum seekers.