The Milwaukee Bucks are in advanced discussions on a contract extension with forward Larry Sanders, according to sources close to the process.
Nets officials expect to have the opportunity Tuesday or Wednesday to make a face-to-face pitch to Carmelo Anthony about signing the contract extension with the Nets, according to sources.
The Utah Jazz and center Mehmet Okur have agreed in principle to a two-year contract extension worth just under $21 million, according to NBA front-office sources.
Only a handful of players selected in the NBA's 2005 draft will have received a contract extension before Friday's midnight deadline, but you can add Portland Trail Blazers swingman Martell Webster to that list.
Detroit Pistons swingman Tayshaun Prince has reached an agreement with the Pistons on a five-year contract extension worth an estimated $50 million.
Sacramento Kings big man DeMarcus Cousins is on course to see his contract extended before the Oct. 31 extension deadline for 2010 first-round picks, according to sources with knowledge of the talks.
Several teams have decisions to make about their head coaches in the months ahead