EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) The Minnesota Vikings are playing coy about their interest in linebacker Desmond Bishop.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) The Minnesota Timberwolves have evaluated another group of draft prospects, highlighted by Lehigh guard C.J. McCollum.McCollum was watched by team officials at the Target Center practice court on Tuesday. McCollum worked out by himself.
ST. FRANCIS, Wis. (AP) Monta Ellis will be an unrestricted free agent July 1 after informing the Milwaukee Bucks he is opting out of the final year of his contract. Ellis had an $11 million option for the upcoming season. But he told the Bucks on Monday that he would not be exercising it.
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) The Minnesota Wild have re-signed defenseman Marco Scandella to a two-year contract.The team announced the deal on Monday.
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) The Green Bay Packers have released linebacker Desmond Bishop.The move Monday was expected after Bishop and the team couldn't agree on a restructured contract. Bishop was due to make $3.464 million this season after missing all of last year with a hamstring injury.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) The Minnesota Timberwolves are working out another group of draft prospects.Their guests on Monday afternoon included a player that president of basketball operations Flip Saunders is quite familiar with: former Gophers standout Trevor Mbakwe.
ST. FRANCIS, Wis. (AP) Bob Bender and Nick Van Exel are following Larry Drew to Milwaukee.
APPLETON, Wis. (AP) Donald Driver will be ready to go if the Green Bay Packers call and say they needed his help.Other NFL teams, however, needn't bother.