NBA Rumors Roundup: New York Knicks want to keep 3x All-Star amid Donovan Mitchell links, Miami Heat named as a landing spot for LA Lakers big, and more

The New York Knicks have been the center of the NBA rumor mill. They have been linked to Donovan Mitchell over the last few weeks. New York is eager to land its next star and is the frontrunner in the sweepstakes for Utah’s All-Star guard.

The Knicks will have plenty of guard depth, even if they add Mitchell. However, the franchise is looking to keep veteran guard Derrick Rose.

Meanwhile, the Miami Heat have been linked to former Sixth Man of the Year winner Montrezl Harrell. The Heat have been quiet this offseason. NBA rumors suggest they are suitors for superstars Kevin Durant and Donovan Mitchell. That may have stopped them from being in talks with other candidates, but that could change.

Read more regarding these NBA rumors and other top stories in this edition of our rumor roundup.


New York Knicks want to keep 3x NBA All-Star amid Donovan Mitchell trade rumors

New York Knicks v Miami HeatSan Antonio Spurs v Charlotte Hornets

James Harden, Pascal Siakam, Scottie Barnes, Tyrese Haliburton Montrezl Harrell, and others at the Rico Hines private runs at UCLA 🔥 (via @ricohinesbball/ IG) https://t.co/3i8bl2Hncb

An NBA executive told Heavy.com that Miami would be a team to look out for as a potential landing spot. Harrell could be a cheap option to fill out the depth at center position if the Heat land a big star this offseason.


Malik Beasley to New York Knicks?

Golden State Warriors v Minnesota Timberwolves

Report: The Lakers, Knicks, and Jazz have had discussions about a three team deal: NY gets: Donovan MitchellUTA gets: Russell Westbrook and heavy draft compensationLA gets: Pat Beverley and 1 of either Jordan Clarkson, Bojan Bogdanovic or Malik Beasley (via @MikeAScotto)

However, according to HoopsHype, the Knicks may be interested. Former T’Wolves GM Gersson Rossas now works as a senior basketball advisor for the Knicks and previously signed Beasley to a four-year $60 million deal as a restricted free agent.


Myles Turner excited to play alongside Tyrese Halliburton

Indiana Pacers v New York Knicks

Sources: The Lakers, Knicks and Jazz discussed a three-team trade with Donovan Mitchell landing in New York, Patrick Beverley and another key Jazz player to the Lakers, Russell Westbrook on the move, and draft picks to Utah. More details on @hoopshype. hoopshype.com/lists/nba-rumo…

He is also excited to play alongside franchise cornerstone Tyrese Haliburton, who joined the team last campaign. Turner could have a bigger role with the departure of Domantas Sabonis.


Kevin Porter Jr.’s extension likely to be a team-friendly deal

Atlanta Hawks v Houston Rockets

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The player remains a solid option as the team’s starting point guard and it will be interesting to see him take to the floor with Jalen Green and Jabari Smith Jr. in the upcoming season.

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