Adrian Wojnarowski

Adrian Wojnarowski

Wojnarowski is a newsbreaker and host of the Vertical Podcast with Woj. Follow him on Twitter @WojVerticalNBA.
  • Vertical Pod with Woj: Isaiah Thomas
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    Vertical Pod with Woj: Isaiah Thomas

    The Celtics All-Star guard says he can be a franchise star on a championship-level team.

  • Sources: Atlanta Hawks trade Mo Williams to Denver Nuggets
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    Sources: Atlanta Hawks trade Mo Williams to Denver Nuggets

    Mo Williams was a part of the Cleveland Cavaliers’ 2016 NBA title team. The Atlanta Hawks are trading guard Mo Williams to the Denver Nuggets, clearing the way to sign Gary Neal to a 10-day contract, league sources told The Vertical. Atlanta will send Williams and cash to the Nuggets, who’ll waive

  • Sources: 'Melo doesn't want to waive no-trade clause, leave Knicks
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    Sources: 'Melo doesn't want to waive no-trade clause, leave Knicks

    New York Knicks All-Star forward Carmelo Anthony has no desire to waive his no-trade clause and leave the franchise, league sources told The Vertical. Anthony reaffirmed his longstanding commitment to remaining with the Knicks in a one-on-one meeting with New York president Phil Jackson on Tuesday,

  • Sources: Timberwolves actively shopping Ricky Rubio
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    Sources: Timberwolves actively shopping Ricky Rubio

    Ricky Rubio is in his sixth season with the Timberwolves. The Minnesota Timberwolves are actively shopping point guard Ricky Rubio in trade proposals, league sources told The Vertical. The Timberwolves have attached Rubio to multiple offers with Shabazz Muhammad to several teams around the NBA, league

  • Mark Cuban's complete response to the referee association's assertions
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    Mark Cuban's complete response to the referee association's assertions

    Here is Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban’s full response to The Vertical’s story on the National Basketball Referees Association that includes union assertions that he has worked to intimidate refs to gain a competitive advantage and has an undue influence with the league office on referee issues.

  • Referees assert NBA is allowing Mark Cuban to wield power over them 'via threats and intimidation'
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    Referees assert NBA is allowing Mark Cuban to wield power over them 'via threats and intimidation'

    The National Basketball Referees Association is aggressively asserting that the NBA is cowing to Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban, charging him with pursuing a competitive advantage for his team “via threats and intimidation” toward game referees. The Vertical obtained a series of memorandums distributed

  • Sources: Allen Iverson to serve as head coach/player in new BIG3 league
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    Sources: Allen Iverson to serve as head coach/player in new BIG3 league

    Allen Iverson is scheduled to appear Wednesday at a news conference in New York for the BIG3. Hall of Fame guard Allen Iverson has committed to serve as a head coach/player in the new BIG3 three-on-three professional basketball league that’s set to launch this summer, sources told The Vertical. Iverson

  • After game absence, Derrick Rose's Knicks future is uncertain
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    After game absence, Derrick Rose's Knicks future is uncertain

    Derrick Rose is averaging 17.3 points this season. After failing to inform New York Knicks officials of his intentions to skip Monday night’s game at Madison Square Garden, Derrick Rose’s future with the franchise has become increasingly uncertain. Knicks officials didn’t hear from Rose that he was

  • Sources: Hawks All-Star Paul Millsap no longer on trade market
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    Sources: Hawks All-Star Paul Millsap no longer on trade market

    Paul Millsap is in his 11th NBA season. For now, Atlanta Hawks All-Star forward Paul Millsap is no longer on the trade market, league sources told The Vertical. Atlanta general manager Wes Wilcox started informing teams Monday afternoon that the Hawks were no longer working to unload Millsap, sources

  • Sources: Mike Dunleavy Jr. to report to Hawks on Tuesday
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    Sources: Mike Dunleavy Jr. to report to Hawks on Tuesday

    Mike Dunleavy Jr. wants to play for a contender. After talking with Atlanta president and coach Mike Budenholzer about his potential role, Mike Dunleavy Jr. has made peace with joining the Hawks and will report to the team for a physical Tuesday in Atlanta, league sources told The Vertical. Once Dunleavy