Mark J. Miller
Chris TomassonGuard Luther Head(notes) thought he had a deal with the New Orleans Hornets before it was rescinded Thursday due to a so-called failed physical.
Yahoo! Sports Adrian Wojnarowski called it a "slimy trick" by the Hornets to get out of a contract that the recently fired general manager Jeff Bower negotiated. "This is just so unbelievably wrong," Head's agent, Mark Bartelstein, told Wojnarowski. "This is just not the way I do business in the NBA."
Now AOL FanHouse is reporting that the Milwaukee Bucks will be one of the teams seeking Head's services.
Milwaukee expected to be among the teams looking at Luther Head with him being a free agent again. Had looked at him before N.O. saga.