Tristan Thompson is ‘trying to go away’ the Cleveland Cavaliers, a supply tells HollywoodLife EXCLUSIVELY — suggesting he could possibly be taking a look at a California-based staff.
Tristan Thompson, 29, is “trying to be nearer” to his ex Khloe Kardashian, 36, and their daughter True Thompson, 2. The NBA star has been enjoying for the Cleveland Cavaliers since his rookie 12 months in 2011, however is courting one other staff as he appears to be like to make a change. “As a lot as cash is vital, and Cleveland can provide him probably the most, he’s trying to be nearer
A number of groups have expressed curiosity in Tristan, together with the Los Angeles Lakers and Clippers — which might base him in Los Angeles completely — in addition to San Francisco’s Golden State Warriors. “The Los Angeles Clippers and Lakers are contemplating bringing him in…Earlier this week the Golden State Warriors had curiosity however which will have waned since they’re coping with accidents to a few of their principal gamers and need to see if they have to spend their cash elsewhere,” the supply revealed.
There may be nonetheless a chance that Tristan may stay again east, and even again in his hometown of Toronto, Ontario. “The Boston Celtics and Toronto Raptors have put out their feelers as nicely,” they insider added, noting that information of Tristan’s transfer might be pretty quickly. “Except Cleveland brings the brinks truck out for Tristan he’s trying to go away the staff and can signal with one other staff earlier than Thanksgiving,” they mentioned. “His brokers are going to be working extra time this weekend to get him the most effective deal however the probability of him signing with a brand new staff is within the forefront to occur within the subsequent couple days and certain occur no later than Tuesday.”
Whereas Khloe and Tristan aren’t formally again collectively, the couple actively co-parent 2-year-old True. Throughout quarantine, Tristan was on-hand for True’s birthday at Khloe’s home in April, and gave the impression to be staying with the Good American founder in her recently-sold Calabasas residence. When she contracted COVID-19, Tristan was even available to deal with her (from a distance) and True — however the Holding Up With The Kardashians star revealed in a latest episode that the pair had not slept collectively.
“For nearly a 12 months now, you’ve been a special individual,” Khloe mentioned on to Tristan within the KUWTK finale. “It frustrates me as a result of I’m like…why now? Why are you the person I dreamed of at present? Why couldn’t you be that after we have been collectively? Considered one of my fears is you’re going to maintain performing like this till you get what you need, and once you do, you’re going to show into the previous Tristan once more,” she went on, prompting Tristan to place his playing cards out on the desk. “I’ve grown to some extent the place I do know what I would like you in my life,” he revealed. “Clearly we’re at all times going to be in one another’s lives as a result of we have [our daughter], however I would like greater than that.”