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Jul 21, 2018

NBA free agents: Team-by-team lists for 2018 and 2019
Who are the free agents this year and next year? We have the lists.

ESPN NBA
Jul 21, 2018

Bjelica reaches three-year deal with Kings
Nemanja Bjelica, who recently reneged on a deal with the 76ers, instead has reached a three-year deal with the Kings.

ESPN NBA
Jul 20, 2018

Sources: Beasley, Lakers agree on 1-year deal
Michael Beasley has agreed to a one-year, $3.5 million deal with the Lakers, according to sources, joining a new-look squad in L.A. that features LeBron James, Lance Stephenson, JaVale McGee and Rajon Rondo.

ESPN NBA
Jul 20, 2018

Report: Ferrell to join Kings after spurning Mavs
Yogi Ferrell and the Kings have agreed to a two-year, $6.2 million deal, according to a Yahoo Sports report, after backing out of an agreement with the Mavs.

ESPN NBA
Jul 20, 2018

Raptors president Ujiri apologizes to DeRozan
Raptors president Masai Ujiri apologized for "miscommunication" with DeMar DeRozan leading up to the four-time All-Star's trade to the Spurs on Wednesday.

ESPN NBA
Jul 20, 2018

Sources: Grizz, Mack in talks on 1-year deal
The Memphis Grizzlies and free-agent guard Shelvin Mack are progressing in talks on a one-year deal, league sources told ESPN.

ESPN NBA
Jul 20, 2018

Sources: Nets get Dudley in trade with Suns
The Nets have acquired Jared Dudley and a protected second-round draft pick in 2021 from the Suns for Darrell Arthur, league sources told ESPN.

ESPN NBA
Jul 20, 2018

Suns trade Dudley, '21 pick to Nets for Arthur
The Brooklyn Nets acquired Jared Dudley and a 2021 second-round draft pick from the Phoenix Suns for forward Darrell Arthur on Friday.

ESPN NBA
Jul 20, 2018

Suns trade Dudley, pick to Nets for Arthur
The Brooklyn Nets acquired Jared Dudley and a 2021 second-round draft pick from the Phoenix Suns for forward Darrell Arthur on Friday.

ESPN NBA
Jul 20, 2018

Ferrell backs out of Mavericks deal, agent says
Guard Yogi Ferrell and the Mavericks came to terms on a two-year, $5.3 million deal Thursday, but the 25-year-old guard reconsidered overnight, according to his agent.

ESPN NBA
Jul 20, 2018

Can Kawhi still join LeBron and the Lakers?
Will L.A. add a second star next to LeBron James after the Kawhi Leonard trade? Kevin Pelton looks at the Lakers' options.

ESPN NBA
Jul 20, 2018

Hayward: Celtics confident in post-LeBron East
Gordon Hayward said the East is still a tough conference after the departure of LeBron James and arrival of Kawhi Leonard, but he expressed confidence that the Celtics have "everything we need to make the run at the whole thing."

ESPN NBA
Jul 19, 2018

Cousins shrugs off critics of move to Warriors
DeMarcus Cousins says he hasn't worried about fans and players who may have been bothered by his joining a so-called NBA super team.

ESPN NBA
Jul 19, 2018

Sources: Melo headed to Hawks, will be waived
OKC will deal Carmelo Anthony and a protected pick to the Hawks for Dennis Schroder and Mike Muscala. Anthony will be waived, and the Rockets are front-runners for him.

ESPN NBA
Jul 19, 2018

Maker disagrees with 3-game FIBA suspension
Thon Maker said Thursday that he disagrees with FIBA's decision to suspend him for three international games for his role in a massive brawl that broke out earlier this month during a World Cup Asian qualifier between Australia and the Philippines.

ESPN NBA
Jul 19, 2018

Nuggets' Porter Jr. has second back surgery
Michael Porter Jr., the 14th overall selection in the NBA draft, has undergone another back surgery, the Denver Nuggets announced Thursday.

ESPN NBA
Jul 19, 2018

Marc Gasol saves migrant from drowning
Grizzlies center Marc Gasol couldn't sit on the sideline and watch the suffering of migrants and refugees as they try to cross the Mediterranean Sea seeking a better life, so he joined a group that saves their lives when they are in peril.

ESPN NBA
Jul 19, 2018

Sources: Mavs, Ferrell agree to 2-year deal
Guard Yogi Ferrell has agreed to a two-year deal worth $5.3 million to re-sign with the Dallas Mavericks, sources told ESPN.

ESPN NBA
Jul 19, 2018

New Bull Parker: Players not paid for defense
New Bull Jabari Parker thinks that better offenses win titles and that teams don't pay players to play defense.

ESPN NBA
Jul 19, 2018

Sources: Smart, Celtics agree to 4-year deal
Guard Marcus Smart has agreed to a 4-year, $52 million deal to stay with the Boston Celtics, league sources told ESPN.

ESPN NBA
Jul 19, 2018

Smart re-signs, says Celts 'where I want to be'
Guard Marcus Smart has signed a four-year, $52 million deal to stay with the Boston Celtics, league sources told ESPN.

ESPN NBA
Jul 19, 2018

Predicting the loaded East race after the Kawhi trade
Our Insiders answer the big questions about new Finals favorites and dark horse East contenders.

ESPN NBA
Jul 19, 2018

FIBA bans Bucks' Maker three games for brawl
The Bucks' Thon Maker was one of 13 players and two coaches to be suspended and fined by FIBA for their roles in a brawl during an Asian qualifier for the World Cup.

ESPN NBA
Jul 19, 2018

Why the other Kawhi Leonard trades never happened
What else could the Spurs have gotten for Kawhi? It's complicated.

ESPN NBA
Jul 18, 2018

5-on-5: Predicting the loaded East race after the Kawhi trade
Our Insiders answer the big questions about new Finals favorites and dark horse East contenders.

ESPN NBA
Jul 18, 2018

Pop on end of Kawhi saga: 'Time to move on'
With the Spurs sending Kawhi Leonard to the Raptors, San Antonio coach Gregg Popovich says it's "time to move on."

ESPN NBA
Jul 18, 2018

Does value rise or fall for Kawhi Leonard, DeMar DeRozan?
How does the blockbuster trade that sent Kawhi Leonard to Toronto and DeMar DeRozan to San Antonio impact their fantasy value and that of those around them? André Snellings breaks it down from every angle.

ESPN NBA
Jul 18, 2018

Lowe: What the Kawhi Leonard trade means for Raptors, Spurs and NBA
How will Toronto and San Antonio move on? Zach Lowe breaks down the trade and its major implications on all sides.

ESPN NBA
Jul 18, 2018

Heat's Wade signs lifetime deal with Li-Ning
Miami Heat guard Dwyane Wade has signed a lifetime deal with Chinese apparel company Li-Ning.

ESPN NBA
Jul 18, 2018

Official: Kawhi to Toronto, DeRozan to Spurs
The Toronto Raptors have acquired forward Kawhi Leonard in a larger trade package that sends guard DeMar DeRozan and a first-round pick to the San Antonio Spurs.

ESPN NBA
Jul 18, 2018

This is brand new territory for the Spurs
San Antonio is facing a significant transitional period without Leonard. But the franchise has been preparing for this moment.

ESPN NBA
Jul 18, 2018

The Spurs have never faced this kind of uncertainty
San Antonio is facing a significant transitional period without Leonard. But the franchise has been preparing for this moment.

ESPN NBA
Jul 18, 2018

Sources: Raptors agree to Kawhi deal
The Toronto Raptors have agreed to a deal to acquire All-NBA forward Kawhi Leonard in a larger trade package that includes All-Star forward DeMar DeRozan, league sources told ESPN.

ESPN NBA
Jul 18, 2018

Sources: Kawhi to Toronto, DeRozan to Spurs
The Toronto Raptors have agreed to a deal to acquire All-NBA forward Kawhi Leonard in a larger trade package that includes All-Star guard DeMar DeRozan, league sources told ESPN.

ESPN NBA
Jul 18, 2018

How Leonard went from Spurs superstar to the Raptors
Here's the timeline of events between the Spurs and Leonard that led to a trade with Toronto.

ESPN NBA
Jul 18, 2018

Sources: Raptors, Spurs finalizing Kawhi trade
The Raptors are finalizing a deal to acquire Spurs All-NBA forward Kawhi Leonard in a trade package that includes All-Star DeMar DeRozan, league sources told ESPN.

ESPN NBA
Jul 18, 2018

McDaniels leads Blazers (7-0) to Las Vegas title
K.J. McDaniels scored a game-high 17 points to lead the Trail Blazers past the Lakers on Tuesday night in a rematch of last year's summer league title game.

ESPN NBA
Jul 18, 2018

KD wins another award: Humanitarian of Year
Warriors star Kevin Durant was named Sports Humanitarian of the Year for his leadership in the community. The Finals MVP pledged $10 million to help disadvantaged youth attend college. He established the Kevin Durant Charity Foundation in 2012.

ESPN NBA
Jul 17, 2018

Lakers' Ball has arthroscopic surgery on knee
Lakers guard Lonzo Ball tried rest and PRP injections to treat a torn meniscus in his left knee, but Tuesday had arthroscopic surgery. GM Rob Pelinka expects Ball will be ready for camp, where he will compete with Rajon Rondo for the starting PG spot.

ESPN NBA
Jul 17, 2018

Lakers' Hart named Summer League MVP
Lakers guard Josh Hart, averaging 24.2 points over six games, was named Las Vegas Summer League MVP. He played so well that Lakers president Magic Johnson said he is forcing his way into the conversation for a starting spot this fall.

ESPN NBA
Jul 17, 2018

Cavaliers waive veteran center Perkins
The Cavaliers have waived center Kendrick Perkins. The 33-year old big man didn't play a single minute for the Cavs in the 2018 postseason, but he added veteran leadership to the locker room.

ESPN NBA
Jul 17, 2018

Sources: Curry to skip Team USA minicamp
All-Star point guard Stephen Curry will not be in attendance for Team USA's minicamp next week in Las Vegas, league sources tell ESPN.

ESPN NBA
Jul 17, 2018

Kings' Temple to Grizz for McLemore, Davis
The Kings have traded Garrett Temple to the Grizzlies for Ben McLemore, Deyonta Davis, cash and a draft pick.

ESPN NBA
Jul 17, 2018

Sources: Kings' Temple to Grizz for McLemore
The Kings are trading Garrett Temple to the Grizzlies for Ben McLemore, Deyonta Davis and cash, sources told ESPN.

ESPN NBA
Jul 17, 2018

Sources: Leonard considers USA hoops camp
If Kawhi Leonard attends the USA Basketball national team minicamp, it will give Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich another opportunity to talk and possibly convince the two-time All-Star to remain with the franchise long term.

ESPN NBA
Jul 17, 2018

Sources: Bjelica spurns 76ers, stays in Europe
Nemanja Bjelica, who had agreed to a one-year deal with the Philadelphia 76ers, informed the team Tuesday that he will stay in Europe this season, league sources told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski.

ESPN NBA
Jul 17, 2018

Summer league title game stars to watch when the real season tips
What kind of impact could the best Lakers and Blazers have when the NBA season begins?

ESPN NBA
Jul 17, 2018

Why a young Knick might be this year's Kyle Kuzma
Is it possible to find the next Kyle Kuzma in July? Kevin Pelton takes a close look at what summer league really means.

ESPN NBA
Jul 17, 2018

Can NBA summer league predict surprise stars and busts?
Is it possible to find the next Kyle Kuzma in July? Kevin Pelton takes a close look at what summer league really means.

ESPN NBA
Jul 16, 2018

Walton sits down with winning-focused LeBron
Lakers coach Luke Walton said he is encouraged by the early communication he has had with free-agent acquisition LeBron James following a meeting with the four-time MVP.

ESPN NBA
Jul 16, 2018

Sources: LeBron to miss Team USA minicamp
LeBron James, who was in Las Vegas over the weekend to observe the Lakers play a summer league game, will miss USA Basketball's training camp July 25-27.

ESPN NBA
Jul 16, 2018

Sources: Cunningham, Spurs reach 1-year deal
Dante Cunningham, a free-agent forward, has agreed to a one-year deal with the San Antonio Spurs, league sources told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski.

ESPN NBA
Jul 16, 2018

LaVar's latest boast: In prime, I'd beat LeBron
In a recent interview with Fanatics View, LaVar Ball said in his playing prime, he would have been able to beat LeBron James because the four-time NBA MVP is "too weak."

ESPN NBA
Jul 16, 2018

5-on-5: Summer league's best and most surprising rookies
Who were the standouts and disappointments at NBA summer league? Our experts answer the big questions.

ESPN NBA
Jul 16, 2018

5-on-5: The best, surprising and most disappointing NBA rookies
Who were the standouts and disappointments at NBA summer league? Our experts answer the big questions.

ESPN NBA
Jul 15, 2018

Making sense of the first Cavalier after LeBron
Whether he wanted to be or not, Collin Sexton is the bridge to the post-LeBron Cavs. Check out what we saw from Day 10 of the Las Vegas Summer League.

ESPN NBA
Jul 15, 2018

Robertson's title ring, other items go to auction
Several items belonging to Hall of Famer Oscar Robertson are being auctioned off, including the 1971 NBA championship ring he won with the Milwaukee Bucks.

ESPN NBA
Jul 15, 2018

LeBron attends Lakers' summer league game
LeBron James, wearing Lakers shorts and purple shoes, was seated courtside at the Las Vegas Summer League on Sunday as he cheered on his new teammates.

ESPN NBA
Jul 15, 2018

LeBron James sits courtside for Lakers' summer league game in Vegas
Lakers fans in attendance gave the three-time NBA champion a standing ovation as Los Angeles' new king cheered on his new teammates.

ESPN NBA
Jul 15, 2018

Rating the best and worst NBA moves so far
Kevin Pelton provides team-by-team analysis of every major and minor deal. Who improved? And what is still to come?

ESPN NBA
Jul 15, 2018

Can Jabari Parker get the happy ending Derrick Rose couldn't?
Parker still holds the former MVP in high regard despite Rose's fallout with Chicago. Now the newest Bull looks to rewrite some homecoming history.

ESPN NBA
Jul 15, 2018

Who had the best sneakers of 2018 NBA Summer League?
Hooping in Las Vegas is cool, but it's also another opportunity to feature the baddest kicks of the month. Check out the footwork of Marvin Bagley III, Jaren Jackson Jr. and more.

ESPN NBA
Jul 15, 2018

Watch your head: Charlotte lottery pick Miles Bridges is coming
While Miles Bridges didn't have the most efficient showing in Las Vegas, it is clear that he adds a level of unpredictability to the Hornets.

ESPN NBA
Jul 14, 2018

Sources: Nets reach deal with Napier
The Nets add to their depth at guard by reaching a two-year deal with Shabazz Napier, according to sources.

ESPN NBA
Jul 14, 2018

Sources: Nets reach two-year deal with Napier
The Nets add to their depth at guard by reaching a two-year deal with Shabazz Napier, according to sources.

ESPN NBA
Jul 14, 2018

Sources: Cavaliers bring back Frye
Channing Frye returns to the Cavaliers after the team traded him to the Lakers in February.

ESPN NBA
Jul 14, 2018

Cavs bring back Frye on 1-year deal, sources say
Channing Frye returns to the Cavaliers after the team traded him to the Lakers in February.

ESPN NBA
Jul 14, 2018

Jabari Parker and the Bulls a good match?
Jabari Parker has jumped from the Bucks to the Bulls. Kevin Pelton breaks down what to expect from Parker going forward.

ESPN NBA
Jul 14, 2018

Bulls sign Chicago native Jabari Parker
Chicago native Jabari Parker is returning to his hometown after signing a two-year, $40 million deal with the Bulls according to sources.

ESPN NBA
Jul 14, 2018

Sources: Parker's Bulls deal worth $20M annually
Chicago native Jabari Parker is returning to his hometown after signing a two-year, $40 million deal with the Bulls, according to sources.

ESPN NBA
Jul 14, 2018

Sources: Bulls and Parker agree on deal
Chicago native Jabari Parker is returning to his hometown after agreeing to a two-year, $40 million deal with the Bulls according to sources.

ESPN NBA
Jul 14, 2018

Billups still seeking front-office chance in NBA
Chauncey Billups is still eyeing the chance to run an NBA team.

ESPN NBA
Jul 14, 2018

Who are the biggest fantasy risers and fallers during free agency?
From LeBron James to DeMarcus Cousins and more, plenty of big names have already switched uniforms in free agency. Here's how their fantasy values, and those of their teammates, will change.

ESPN NBA
Jul 14, 2018

Source: Mavericks nearing new deal with Ferrell
The Mavericks and guard Yogi Ferrell are "on the 1-yard line" of getting a deal done, a source told ESPN.

ESPN NBA
Jul 13, 2018

Suns need Bridges, Jackson, Bender to help Ayton
All eyes will be on top pick Deandre Ayton, but the Suns needed the Las Vegas Summer League to see their other young prospects too.

ESPN NBA
Jul 13, 2018

Lakers' Ball to have arthroscopic knee surgery
Lakers second-year guard Lonzo Ball will undergo arthroscopic surgery to repair his ailing left knee, the team announced Friday.

ESPN NBA
Jul 13, 2018

Magic: 3-year plan at 'whole nother level'
President of basketball operations Magic Johnson says the Lakers will lean on LeBron James when contemplating which players to add to the team.

ESPN NBA
Jul 13, 2018

Magic: Lakers' 3-year plan at 'whole nother level'
President of basketball operations Magic Johnson says the Lakers will lean on LeBron James when contemplating which players to add to the team.

ESPN NBA
Jul 13, 2018

Magic: Lakers' 3-year rebuild plan at new level
President of basketball operations Magic Johnson says the Lakers will lean on LeBron James when contemplating which players to add to the team.

ESPN NBA
Jul 13, 2018

'Uncle Drew' hitting mark with U.S. moviegoers
"Uncle Drew," the movie starring Boston Celtics guard Kyrie Irving, is being considered a hit, doing $33.4 million at the U.S. box office two weeks after its release in theaters.

ESPN NBA
Jul 13, 2018

Sources: Parker, Bulls in talks on offer sheet
Jabari Parker, who is a restricted free agent under the Bucks' control, is making progress in offer sheet talks with the Bulls, league sources told ESPN.

ESPN NBA
Jul 13, 2018

Cavs give Zizic OK to head to Croatia for WC final
According to Cleveland.com, Ante Zizic boarding a flight to Croatia on Friday morning and returned to his native land for the first time in almost year.

ESPN NBA
Jul 13, 2018

Butler turns down extension offer from Wolves
The Wolves' Jimmy Butler hopes a great 2018-19 will mean more money next summer, a strategy that worked for him while with the Bulls.

ESPN NBA
Jul 13, 2018

What league insiders are buzzing about at NBA summer league
Here's what league insiders have been chatting about at Las Vegas summer league.

ESPN NBA
Jul 13, 2018

NBA buzz: Best and worst deals, West playoff race and the draft
Here's what league insiders have been chatting about at Las Vegas summer league.

ESPN NBA
Jul 13, 2018

NBA free agency: Every new contract and extension
How is NBA free agency shaking out? We're tracking all the deals being made across the association.

ESPN NBA
Jul 13, 2018

NBA free agency: Latest buzz, news and reports
Stay up to date with the latest deals and rumblings from the free agent market.

ESPN NBA
Jul 13, 2018

'It's mostly gossip': Behind the scenes of the Vegas schmooze pit
Summer league is the greatest NBA cocktail party of the year, where you can compare notes, gossip and talk shop.

ESPN NBA
Jul 13, 2018

Welcome to the Las Vegas Summer League schmooze pit
Summer league is the greatest NBA cocktail party of the year, where you can compare notes, gossip and talk shop.

ESPN NBA
Jul 13, 2018

NBA trade tracker: Grades and details for every deal
Which players and picks are on the move? We have a rundown of the latest trades here.

ESPN NBA
Jul 13, 2018

Sources: Nuggets to shed $21M in deal with Nets
The Nuggets will unload $21 million in salary in a trade-and-waive move involving Isaiah Whitehead that sends Kenneth Faried, Darrell Arthur and two picks to the Nets, sources told ESPN.

ESPN NBA
Jul 13, 2018

Sources: Hawks add Lin in trade with Brooklyn
Veteran guard Jeremy Lin, who played only one game last season because of a ruptured patellar tendon, has been traded by the Nets to the Atlanta Hawks, league sources told ESPN.

ESPN NBA
Jul 13, 2018

Sources: Isaiah Thomas to sign with Nuggets
Isaiah Thomas agreed to a one-year, $2M deal with the Nuggets, his fourth team in a year. It's high-reward, low-risk for Denver, and for Thomas, a chance to re-establish himself on a winning team before re-entering free agency next offseason.

ESPN NBA
Jul 12, 2018

Sources: Ellington returns to Heat on 1-year deal
Wayne Ellington has agreed to a one-year deal with the Heat for $6.27 million, sources tell ESPN's Chris Haynes.

ESPN NBA
Jul 12, 2018

Knicks picks Knox, Robinson could be solutions to New York's problems
It is premature to throw the word 'hope' around New York's chances to contend in 2018-19, but their future prospects have shined in Las Vegas.

ESPN NBA
Jul 12, 2018

Oakley arrested, accused of cheating in Vegas
Former Knicks forward Charles Oakley was arrested in Las Vegas and charged with committing a fraudulent act while gambling.

ESPN NBA
Jul 12, 2018

Fore! Barkley's odds to win golf event 6,000-1
Charles Barkley has the longest odds (6,000-1) to win the American Century celebrity golf tournament, while Mark Mulder and Tony Romo are the favorites.

ESPN NBA
Jul 12, 2018

Cakewalk? Ainge dispels talk of LeBron-less East
Celtics president of basketball operations Danny Ainge said Wednesday that LeBron James' departure from the Eastern Conference doesn't change his expectations for his team, nor does it ease the road to claiming the conference.

ESPN NBA
Jul 11, 2018

Artist paints over LeBron mural after vandalism
Jonas Never told ESPN he covered his LeBron James mural with white paint not long after a vandal had splattered yellow paint on his work.

ESPN NBA
Jul 11, 2018

Bulls are seeing total package in rookie big Carter
Chicago lottery pick Wendell Carter Jr. has consistently put together strong performances in Las Vegas.

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