Basketball Wiretap

Russell Westbrook Fined $25,000 For Inappropriate Language Towards Fan
The NBA has fined Russell Westbrook $25,000 for "directing inappropriate language toward a fan" during Game 4.

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Stephen Curry Misses Second Half Of Game 4 With Sprained Knee
Stephen Curry will undergo an MRI on Monday to evaluate the status of his right knee.

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Spurs Advance to Second Round, Completing Sweep of Memphis
The San Antonio Spurs beat the Memphis Grizzlies 116-95 on Sunday, completing a series sweep.

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Dario Saric Intends To Play For Sixers Next Season
Dario Saric, who was selected in the 2014 NBA Draft by Philadelphia, reportedly told teammates he plans to leave Europe for the NBA this offseason.

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Kevin Durant Ejected From Game 4 Win, Will Not Be Suspended
Kevin Durant was ejected from Saturday's Game 4 after hitting James Anderson in the head on a block attempt.

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Stephen Curry Probable For Sunday's Game 4
Stephen Curry is expected to play in Sunday's Game 4 against the Rockets after missing Games 2 and 3

Diamond Leung/San Jose Mercury News

Nicolas Batum's Ankle 'Surprisingly Much Better,' Could Play Game 4
Nicolas Batum's sprained left ankle has improved quickly enough that he may be able to play in Monday's Game 4.

Manny Navarro/Miami Herald

Knicks Have Trade Interest In Darren Collison
Darren Collison is scheduled to make $5.2 million next season with the Kings.

Ian Begley/ESPN

Kevin Garnett Waiting To See If 'Everyone Has Same Loyalty'
Kevin Garnett has one year remaining on his contract with the Wolves valued at $8 million.

Marc Stein/ESPN

Kevon Looney Undergoes Surgery On Left Hip
Kevon Looney previously underwent surgery on August 20, 2015, to repair a torn labrum in his right hip.

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Dell Demps To Meet With Pelicans' Ownership, Expected To Keep Job
Dell Demps was hired as GM of the Pelicans in July of 2010.

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NBA: Refs Should Have Called Foul On James Harden Before Game-Winner
It appeared James Harden pushed off Andre Iguodala before converting the 10-foot step back jumper with 2.7 seconds to play.


Seth Curry Declines $1M Option With Kings To Become Free Agent
Seth Curry's play in Summer League with the Pelicans led to a two-year guaranteed deal with the Kings.

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Ivan Rabb Remains Undecided On Draft
Ivan Rabb went to high school near Cal at Bishop O'Dowd in Oakland.

Connor Letourneau/San Francisco Chronicle

Jarell Martin To Undergo Surgery On Foot, Out For Season
Jarell Martin has appeared in each of Memphis' first two postseason games against San Antonio and averaged 4.5 points and 3.5 rebounds in 23.0 minutes.

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Jared Dudley Would Like To Re-Sign With Wizards But Wants Three-Year Deal
Jared Dudley exercised his $4.25 million player option last offseason knowing back surgery was likely.

Jorge Castillo/Washington Post

Stephen Curry Was Willing To Play In Game 3, Hopeful For Game 4
Steve Kerr said Stephen Curry's ankle improved from Wednesday to Thursday.

Ron Kroichick/San Francisco Chronicle

30-Year-Old South Sudanese High School Player Claimed To Be 17
Jonathon Nicola had been living with the basketball team’s head coach, Pete Cusumano, who thought he would become an NBA player.

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Carmelo Anthony Skips Phil Jackson's Triangle Workshop
Carmelo Anthony was not one of the 10 Knicks who attended Phil Jackson's triangle workshop held Tuesday and Wednesday.

Marc Berman/New York Post

NBA Expected To Make Rule Change On Hack-A-Shaq
Adam Silver was against a rule change as recently as last summer.

Tim Bontemps/Washington Post

C.J. McCollum Named NBA's Most Improved Player
C.J. McCollum has been named the NBA's Most Improved Player, receiving 101 first place votes and 559 points.

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Dunc'd On: Thursday's Games + All-Defense
Nate Duncan and Danny Leroux break down Raptors/Pacers and Warriors/Rockets plus choose their All-Defense teams and discuss Scott Brooks getting hired by the Washington Wizards.

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Kevin Durant Not Keen On Playing In Washington
Kevin Durant's lone visit to Washington this season was stressful, according to sources.

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Stephen Curry Ruled Out Of Game 3
Steve Kerr said it is "too big a risk" for Stephen Curry to play without any practice time or tests.

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RealGM Radio: Sacramento Kings With James Ham
Host Danny Leroux and James Ham of CSN California go in-depth on the Sacramento Kings, including DeMarcus Cousins, Rajon Rondo’s future with the team and the Kings’ coaching search.

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Stephen Curry Questionable For Game 3 With Foot Issue
Stephen Curry participated in shootaround on Thursday.

Diamond Leung/Mercury News

Nicolas Batum Expected To Miss Remainder Of First Round
Nicolas Batum is unable to place weight on the foot.

Chris Haynes/Cleveland Plain Dealer

Scott Brooks Agrees To Five-Year, $35M Deal With Wizards
Scott Brooks replaces Randy Wittman as head coach of the Wizards.

Adrian Wojnarowski/The Vertical

Jaylen Brown Leaves Cal For NBA Draft
Jaylen Brown is expected to be a lottery pick.

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Paul Pierce Will Decide Upon Possible Retirement After Season
Paul Pierce didn't play in the Clippers' Game 2 win.

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