How are contract extension possibilities shaping up for the rookies of 2009?
The Oklahoma City Thunder and coach Scott Brooks are closing in at last on a new contract after drawn-out negotiations, according to sources close to the process.
The Thunder could be great someday. But right now, they can't keep up with the team they're modeled after.
A contract extension with Antawn Jamison that would keep the veteran forward off the free-agent market is "imminent," according to NBA front-office sources.
Talks between Baron Davis and the Golden State Warriors on a contract extension have been officially shelved by the Warriors until next summer, according to NBA front-office sources.
Mavericks coach Don Nelson echoed his owner Sunday, saying that he is on the verge of securing a formally signed contract extension, just as Mark Cuban suggested Saturday night.