Former North Carolina center Brendan Haywood has been claimed by the Bobcats, the team announced Saturday.
Elton Brand has been claimed off amnesty waivers by the Dallas Mavericks for a winning bid of $2.1 million, according to sources close to the process.
NBA commissioner David Stern will not collect on his eight-figure salary during the ongoing lockout, according to sources with knowledge of Stern's pay status.
NBA teams found out Wednesday that the salary cap for next season will be nearly $2 million higher than anticipated, providing extra unforeseen cap space to several teams.
A week ago Tuesday, Elton Brand's defection to Philadelphia decimated the Los Angeles Clippers. One week later, Brand's old team has rebounded nicely.