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Paul George Told Pacers' Owner He's Committed If They Can Contend For Title
Paul George can become a free agent in 2018 and is not presently expected to qualify for the supermax contract extension.

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76ers Prefer To Trade Jahlil Okafor By Deadline But Not Necessary
The 76ers still value Jahlil Okafor as a third overall pick, though rival teams don't view him that way.

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Cavaliers, Knicks, Bulls Interested In Trading For Patrick Beverley
Patrick Beverley would like to remain with the Rockets.

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Pacers Testing Trade Market For Paul George
While the Pacers are looking to surround Paul George with talent and sign him to a long-term extension, they are also soliciting offers to begin rebuilding around Myles Turner.

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Cavaliers To Sign Derrick Williams To 2nd 10-Day Contract
Derrick Williams has averaged 9.8 points and 3.0 rebounds in 22.9 minutes over four games with the Cavaliers.

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Rockets Interested In Trading For Iman Shumpert
The Rockets are offering expiring contracts and cash savings for trade partners.

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Jae Crowder Believed To Be Sticking Point In Boston's Talks With Bulls For Jimmy Butler
The Celtics and Bulls continue to discuss a Jimmy Butler trade.

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Kings Left Some Teams Wishing They Had Chance To Bid For DeMarcus Cousins
The Kings perhaps prematurely found a deal for DeMarcus Cousins with the Pelicans before they could allow his market to materialize.

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Cavaliers Hosting Larry Sanders For Workout
The Cavs are testing and evaluating Larry Sanders physically as he's been away from the game for two seasons.

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Dunc'd On: Magic Takes Over, Lou Williams Trade, Retro Game 6 1988 Finals
Dan Feldman joins to discuss Magic's takeover in LA, Lou Williams trade, and then a long, crazy detailed retro look at Game 6 of the 1988 NBA Finals, Isiah Thomas' 43 points on a sprained ankle.

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Magic Johnson Will Empower Rob Pelinka Yet Retain Final Say
Magic Johnson believes the Lakers don't have the same advantages as they had in his era on team building.

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Jazz Reach Out To Mavs On Trading For Deron Williams
Deron Williams was traded by the Jazz in 2011 to the Nets.

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Wizards Interested In Trading For Shabazz Muhammad
Shabazz Muhammad will be a restricted free agent this offseason.

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Pacers Not Considering Any Trade Offers For Paul George
The Pacers plan on keeping both Jeff Teague and Myles Turner along with Paul George.

Nate Taylor/Indianapolis Star

Rockets Acquire Lou Williams From Lakers For 1st Rounder, Corey Brewer
The Rockets will send Corey Brewer and a first round pick to the Lakers for Lou Williams.

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Lakers Hire Rob Pelinka As GM
Jeanie Buss has hired Magic Johnson and Rob Pelinka to run the basketball operations of the Lakers.

Adrian Wojnarowski/The Vertical

Tom Thibodeau Pushing For Derrick Rose Trade
The Timberwolves continue to strongly pursue a trade for Derrick Rose.

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Bob Myers Was Lakers' Original Top Choice To Become GM
The Lakers are pivoting to Rob Pelinka as their top candidate with Bob Myers unavailable.

Adrian Wojnarowski/The Vertical

Lakers' Pursuit Of Cousins Was Kupchak/Buss 'Last-Ditch Attempt To Save Job'
Jim Buss badly wanted the Lakers to trade for Cousins, but it was Mitch Kupchak who handled the talks.

Sam Amick/USA Today

Pistons Listening To Trade Offers For Andre Drummond
Andre Drummond and the Pistons signed a five-year, $125 million extension during the 2016 offseason.

Marc Stein/ESPN

Kings Included Dave Joerger, Entire Basketball Ops On DeMarcus Cousins' Decision
The Kings told DeMarcus Cousins he wouldn't be traded on Feb. 2nd, but he then picked up a series of technical fouls.

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DeMarcus Cousins To Sacramento: Thanks For Dealing With This Knucklehead
DeMarcus Cousins never wanted to leave the Kings and figures to receive a warm welcome when he returns to Sacramento.

Jason Jones/Sacramento Bee

Rob Pelinka, Arn Tellem Considered Candidates For Lakers' GM Job
Rob Pelinka is the longtime agent of Kobe Bryant, who also represents James Harden, Andre Iguodala and Avery Bradley.

Ramona Shelburne, Marc Stein/ESPN

Lakers Name Magic Johnson President Of Basketball Operations
The Lakers have fired Mitch Kupchak and Jim Buss will no longer have a role on the basketball side of the team.

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Nets Drop Asking Price For Brook Lopez
The Nets have been seeking two first round picks in exchange for Brook Lopez, but they now are willing to accept a first round pick and a second round pick.

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Pacers Interested In Trading For Jahlil Okafor
The Pacers have been motivated to upgrade their roster around Paul George and appear willing to trade their first round pick this season.

Ramona Shelburne, Chris Haynes/ESPN

Pelicans Removed Extra First In Offer For DeMarcus Cousins, Fearful Of Him Leaving
Dell Demps only needed to trade one first round pick to acquire DeMarcus Cousins.

Ailene Voisin/Sacramento Bee

Pelicans To Work Out Mario Chalmers, Quinn Cook, Others
The Pelicans are short on guards following their trade for DeMarcus Cousins in which Tyreke Evans, Buddy Hield and Langston Galloway were dealt

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Mavs Willing To Take On Salary In Exchange For Draft Picks
With the Mavericks finally taking a longer term view, they are willing to take on contracts before Thursday's deadline if draft compensation is attached.

Marc Stein/ESPN

Wolves Reach Out To Knicks On Ricky Rubio For Derrick Rose Trade
Derrick Rose has an expiring contract and previously played for Tom Thibodeau with the Bulls.

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