This was posted at about 7:00 pm tonight:
YahooSportsNBA Free agency news doesn’t get any bigger than this for Yahoo! Sports: The Boston Globe’s Marc Spears has joined our NBA staff.
And was followed by this a little while later:
YahooSportsNBA Just to clear up any confusion: Marc Spears is leaving the Globe and will be a full-time force at Yahoo! Sports.
Spears also posted the following note on his Twitter account (@SpearsNBA):
SpearsNBA thx 4 everythin globe! yahoo thx 4 welcoming me soon
Update: Some more on the situation here.