Basketball Wiretap

Dunc'd On: Wednesday's Games + Thibodeau
Nate Duncan and Danny Leroux breakdown of Hornets/Heat, Pistons/Cavs and Trail Blazers/Clippers plus discussion on the Timberwolves hiring Tom Thibodeau and other league news.

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Knicks Only Currently Considering Kurt Rambis, David Blatt
Phil Jackson did not reach out to Tom Thibodeau before he agreed to accept the Wolves' job.

Ian Begley/ESPN

Wolves Officially Hire Tom Thibodeau, Scott Layden
The Wolves have agreed to terms with Tom Thibodeau as President of Basketball Operations and Head Coach.

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Wizards Trying To Close Deal With Scott Brooks
Scott Brooks has been the Wizards' top coaching candidate this offseason since firing Randy Wittman.

Adrian Wojnarowski/The Vertical

Rockets' Top Candidates Believed To Be Jeff Van Gundy, Scott Brooks
Jeff Van Gundy was head coach of the Rockets until 2007 and he's since been in broadcasting.

Marc Stein/ESPN

Dedric Lawson Declares For NBA Draft
Dedric Lawson averaged 15.8 points and 9.3 rebounds as a freshman at Memphis.

Marc J. Spears/The Undefeated

Axel Toupane Named D-League's Most Improved Player
Axel Toupane played in 32 games for Raptors 905 this season, averaging 14.6 points, 5.6 rebounds, 3.6 assists and 1.0 steals.

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Chris Wallace: Grizzlies Will Re-Sign Mike Conley
Chris Wallace is confident the Grizzlies will re-sign Mike Conley Jr., saying the franchise is "undefeated" in re-signing their core players.

Chris Vernon/ESPN Memphis

Wolves, Tom Thibodeau Finalizing Deal With Scott Layden Joining As GM
The Wolves are engaged in serious talks with Tom Thibodeau to become President of Basketball Operations and head coach with Scott Layden joining as general manager.

Adrian Wojnarowski/The Vertical

Luke Walton Expected To Interview For Kings' Job After First Round
Luke Walton is expected to meet with Vlade Divac after the first round to discuss the Kings' head coaching vacancy.

Ailene Voisin/Sacramento Bee

Quincy Acy To Decline $1.05M Player Option With Kings
Quincy Acy averaged 5.2 points and 3.2 rebounds in 14.8 minutes per game for the Kings.

Sam Amick/USA Today

Nigel Hayes Testing Draft Waters
Nigel Hayes is a 6'8, 21-year-old junior who averaged 15.7 points, 5.8 rebounds and 3.0 assists per game.

Adrian Wojnarowski/The Vertical

Vlade Divac Wants To Keep DeMarcus Cousins But Willing To Test Market For First Time
The sense within the organization is Vlade Divac has become increasingly frustrated by DeMarcus Cousins' ongoing issues and is willing to test the trade market for the first time.

Ailene Voisin/Sacramento Bee

Matt Barnes: We're Coming To Gunfight With Some Spoons
Matt Barnes is 4-for-18 from the field so far in the series.

Ronald Tillery/Commercial Appeal

Dunc'd On: Tuesday's Games + News
Nate Duncan and Danny Leroux Break down Celtics/Hawks and have an extended discussion on the new salary cap estimates and league news including the ongoing coaching carousel and the Draft coin flips.

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Report: Anthony Bennett Could Sign In Australia
Anthony Bennett could be joining the Sydney Kings next season.

Boti Nagy/Adelaide Now

Kings' First Interviews With Mark Jackson, Vinny Del Negro, Sam Mitchell
The Kings have scheduled their first three head coaching interviews with Mark Jackson, Vinny Del Negro and Sam Mitchell.

Marc Stein/ESPN

Stephen Curry MRI Reveals 'Nothing Of Concern'
Stephen Curry suffered the injury in the second quarter of Game 1.

Marc Stein/ESPN

Suns Agree To Multi-Year Deal With Earl Watson To Remain Head Coach
Earl Watson replaced Jeff Hornacek before the All-Star break this season on an interim basis.

Marc J. Spears/The Undefeated

Kings Granted Permission To Interview Mike Woodson
The Kings sought and were granted permission by the Clippers to meet with Mike Woodson as he's currently an assistant coach with the franchise.

Adrian Wojnarowski/The Vertical

Exact Nature Of Stephen Curry's Injury Remains Unclear
The Warriors aren't sure when Stephen Curry will return.

Ethan Sherwood Strauss/ESPN

Phil Jackson, Kurt Rambis To Meet With Knicks' Players To Study Triangle Offense
Kurt Rambis will join Phil Jackson in the meetings with Knicks' players to review the triangle offense.

Ian Begley/ESPN

Wolves To Interview Mark Jackson
The Warriors parted ways with Mark Jackson in 2014 and he immediately returned to broadcasting with ESPN.

Jon Krawczynski/AP

Jamal Crawford Wins 6th Man Of The Year Award
Jamal Crawford had 341 points (51 first place votes), beating out Andre Iguodala, who had 288 points (33 first place votes).

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Dunc'd On: Monday's Games
Nate Duncan and Danny Leroux provide an-depth breakdown of all three Monday games (Dallas stunning OKC, Toronto beating Indiana and the Warriors taking down the Rockets) plus an update on Stephen Curry's injury.

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Stephen Curry To Return When Healthy, Not Based On State Of Series
Stephen Curry's injury could be a foot problem in addition to an ankle.

Ethan Sherwood Strauss/ESPN

Luke Walton: I'm Not Going To Rush Into Head Coaching Job
Luke Walton confirmed he spoke with Phil Jackson but said it wasn't a job interview about the Knicks' head coaching vacancy.

Tim Kawakami/San Jose Mercury News

Stephen Curry Sits Game 2 With Right Ankle Injury
Stephen Curry cut his usual warm-up routine short as he was hampered by the ankle.

Ron Kroichick/San Francisco Chronicle

Stan Van Gundy Fined $25,000 For Publicly Criticizing Refs
Stan Van Gundy made the comments during an interview on ABC between the first and second quarter of Game 1.

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Tom Thibodeau Pushing For Wolves' Job With Complete Control Of Franchise
Tom Thibodeau would like to have final say on player personnel, organizational philosophy and hirings.

Adrian Wojnarowski, Chris Mannix/The Vertical