Basketball Wiretap

Rudy Gay Denies Asking For Trade, Has No Idea On Direction Of Kings' Franchise
Rudy Gay was asked about how he's handling reports the Kings are looking to trade him this offseason.

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Report: Kevin Durant Told Russell Westbrook He'd Re-Sign With Thunder
Russell Westbrook reportedly feels betrayed by the departure of Kevin Durant.

Royce Young/ESPN

Dunc'd On: Summer League Prospect Review, Part 2
News on CJ McCollum's max extension, Dion Waiters to Miami, and Boston's signings. Then we continue a massive prospect review of Summer League, starting in alphabetical order with Detroit through Washington

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Maurice Harkless Agrees To Four-Year, $40M Deal With Blazers
Maurice Harkless' deal will be fully guaranteed with no options, but it could reach $42 million with incentives.

Shams Charania/The Vertical

Amar'e Stoudemire Announces NBA Retirement
Amar'e Stoudemire has announced his retirement from the NBA.

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Victor Oladipo Looking For Max Extension From Thunder
Victor Oladipo was traded by the Magic to the Thunder this offseason just as he became eligible for an extension from his rookie deal.

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Magic In No Rush To Pursue Trade Of Nikola Vucevic
With Nikola Vucevic, Serge Ibaka and Bismack Biyombo combining for approximately 80 minutes per game, they would have 16 minutes for small ball with Aaron Gordon at power forward.

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Hawks Sign Matt Costello To Camp Deal
Matt Costello was a member of the Hawks' entry in the 2016 Samsung NBA Summer League in Las Vegas, averaging 5.7 points, 5.0 rebounds and 1.2 assists while playing in all six games.

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Durant's Agent Focused On Whether Klay Thompson Would Be Willing To Sacrifice Shots
Klay Thompson hadn't seriously considered the possibility of Kevin Durant joining the Warriors until just days before the start of free agency.

Sam Amick/USA Today

Russell Westbrook 'Angry, Hurt' By Kevin Durant's Departure
Russell Westbrook thought Kevin Durant was going to re-sign with the Oklahoma City Thunder and found out his decision online as did everyone else.

Royce Young/ESPN

Kings To Name Street Leading To New Arena After David Stern
David Stern helped keep the Kings from relocating away from Sacramento.

Ailene Voisin/Sacramento Bee

Tyronn Lue, Cavs Agree Upon Five-Year, $35M Extension
Tyronn Lue helped lead the Cavaliers to the 2016 title just months after being elevated to head coach when the team fired David Blatt.

Adrian Wojnarowski/The Vertical

Kevin Durant Was Looking For New Home In OKC One Week Before Free Agency
Kevin Durant reportedly "assured people he was coming back."

Royce Young/ESPN

Russell Westbrook Not Seeking Trade From Thunder
Russell Westbrook wants to play this coming season with the Thunder but he is unsure about his future beyond that in 2017 when he becomes a free agent.

Royce Young/ESPN

Cameron Payne Undergoes Surgery On Broken Foot
Cameron Payne is expected to be ready for the start of 2016-17 season.

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Zach Lowe Re-Signs With ESPN On Multi-Year Deal
Bleacher Report reportedly made an "aggressive" offer to Zach Lowe before he re-signed with ESPN.

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Mike Tobey Signs Camp Deal With Hornets
In Summer League, Mike Tobey averaged 10.0 points, 6.8 rebounds, 1.6 blocks and 1.0 steals in 20.8 minutes per game.

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Blazers Sign Tim Quarterman To Camp Deal
Tim Quarterman posted averages of 11.2 points, 4.6 rebounds, 3.6 assists and 0.97 steals in 33 games (27 starts) his junior 2015-16 season.

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Dion Waiters Agrees To Two-Year, $6M Deal With Heat
The Heat can sign Dion Waiters with their Room MLE.

Adrian Wojnarowski/The Vertical

C.J. McCollum Agrees Upon Four-Year, $106M Max Extension With Blazers
The deal contains no options or trade kickers for C.J. McCollum.

Adrian Wojnarowski/The Vertical

Michael Jordan Releases Statement On Shootings Of African-Americans, Police
Michael Jordan has announced grants of $1 million each to two organizations working to build trust between law enforcement and the communities in which they work.

Mike Wise, Jerry Bembry, Martenzie Johnson/The Undefeated

Chris Bosh Believes He Should Be Cleared To Play
If Chris Bosh comes off the medication, there's no reason why he couldn't return to game action.

Barry Jackson/Miami Herald

Beau Beech Signs Partially Guaranteed Deal With Nets
Beau Beech averaged 8.8 points and 3.8 rebounds in 19.0 minutes per game for the Nets in Summer League.

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Dunc'd On: Summer League Prospect Review, Part 1
A look at the summer league prospects from, in alphabetical order, the Atlanta Hawks through Denver Nuggets, plus Plumlee and Dirk contracts and OKC revokes Waiters' qualifying offer.

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Bobby Brown Signs Camp Deal With Rockets
Bobby Brown last played in the NBA in 2010.

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Troy Williams Signs Partially Guaranteed Deal With Grizzlies
Troy Williams played for the Suns in Summer League, averaging 12.3 points, 4.3 rebounds and 1.7 steals in 22.2 minutes per game.

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USA Beats Canada To Win U-18 Americas, Markelle Fultz Named MVP
Markelle Fultz was named Tournament MVP, scoring 23 points to go with five rebounds and five assists in the final.

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Joel Embiid Honors Sam Hinkie With Instagram Post Calling Him 'The GOAT'
Joel Embiid created a post on Instagram honoring Sam Hinkie.

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Juwan Howard Influenced To Pursue Coaching By David Fizdale
Juwan Howard expected to pursue a front office career after his retirement from the NBA until he was influenced by David Fizdale.

Gary Washburn/Boston Globe

Demetrius Jackson, Celtics Agree Upon Guaranteed Deal For 16-17
R.J. Hunter, James Young, Ben Bentil and John Holland are expected to fight for Boston's final roster spot.

Adam Himmelsbach/Boston Globe