Free Agency Buzz 6.30.12: Meeting D-Will

The 2012 NBA Free Agency moratorium period begins Sunday morning at 12:01 a.m.. Between Sunday and Monday the 11th, teams are allowed to contact and negotiate with players, but not sign them until the 11th. That means meetings! And interest! And lots and lots of "reports" and "sources." 

We'll keep you up to date on the latest with the free agent mania here at Buzz central. 

July 1 -- 3:00 AM ET

  • Yahoo Sports reports that the Boston Celtics are interested in Dallas Mavericks unrestricted free agent guard Jason Terry, as they assume unrestricted guard Ray Allen is headed out of town.
  • Portland Trail Blazers unrestricted free agent guard Jamal Crawford was contacted by six suitors (Boston, Indiana, Los Angeles Clippers, Minnesota, Philadelphia and Phoenix), according to CSNNW.com
  • The Los Angeles Lakers called unrestricted free agent guard Ramon Sessions on July 1 and also are eyeing Chauncey Billups, Jameer Nelson and Kirk Hinrich as possible point men, according to ESPNLA.com.

12:00 AM ET

  • Ken Berger of CBSSports.com: "In addition to Nets, the Celtics, Pacers and Suns are in the mix for unrestricted free agent O.J. Mayo, league source says."

11:20 PM ET

6:30 PM ET

  • Ray Allen is the Heat's top target. There's been word that Allen has cooled somewhat on Miami. That's one of the biggest remaining storylines. 
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