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NBA Projects Salary Cap To Reach $108M For 17-18 Season
The NBA has sent a new set of salary cap projections to all 30 teams.

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Pacers Unlikely To Re-Sign C.J. Watson
C.J. Watson averaged 10 points in 57 games this season.

Candace Buckner/Indianapolis Star

Goran Dragic To Review Every Offer In Free Agency
Goran Dragic confirmed Friday that he will opt out of his contract and become a free agent in July.

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Pacers To Play Smaller Next Season With Hibbert Having Diminished Role
The Pacers plan on playing faster on offense next season to contend with smaller and versatile lineups of opponents.

Candace Buckner/Indianapolis Star

Thabo Sefolosha Undergoes Surgery On Leg, Expected To Return For Next Season Opener
Thabo Sefolosha underwent successful surgery Thursday to repair fractures in his leg.

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Demps Refutes Pelicans' Front Office, Coaching Staff Received Playoff Mandate
Dell Demps refuted a report that the Pelicans' front office and front office received a "playoffs or else" mandate from the team's ownership.

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Pistons Envison Andre Drummond As Maximum Salary Player
The Pistons could extend Andre Drummond on a maximum salary contract in the offseason.

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Al Jefferson Plans To Exercise $13.5M Option For Next Season
Al Jefferson finished the season averaging 16.6 points and 8.4 rebounds and shooting 48 percent from the field.

Rick Bonnell/Charlotte Observer

Goran Dragic's Time With Heat Makes Free Agent Decision Easier
Goran Dragic will be a free agent this summer after having the opportunity to see how he fits with the Heat.

Ira Winderman/Sun Sentinel

Dwyane Wade Won't Get Involved In Heat Free Agency
The Heat face free agent decisions this offseason with Goran Dragic and Luol Deng.

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Carmelo Wants Knicks To Keep Lottery Pick
Carmelo Anthony explained that the Knicks have enough cap space to sign veterans in free agency.

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Thunder Will Consider Firing Scott Brooks
Billy Donovan and Kevin Ollie could become serious candidates for the job if the Thunder don't bring back Scott Brooks.

Adrian Wojnarowski/Yahoo! Sports

Greg Monroe Expects Sit Down With Knicks At Appropriate Time
Greg Monroe is expected to receive interest from the Knicks in free agency.

Marc Berman/New York Post

Pierce: Garnett Wasn't Appreciated In Brooklyn
Paul Pierce wanted to remain with the Nets in order to stay with Kevin Garnett.

Jackie MacMullan/ESPN

Paul Pierce Believes Deron Williams Didn't Want MVP Pressure, Nets' Vets Lacked Drive
Paul Pierce believes the Nets' veterans lacked the drive to elevate the team with he and Kevin Garnett as older players.

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Luol Deng 'Loves' Heat Organization, Unsure About 15-16 Player Option
Luol Deng has a $10.2 million player option with the Heat next season.

Jason Lieser/Palm Beach Post

Lakers Sign Vander Blue For Remainder Of Season
Vander Blue finished second in the D-League in scoring at 23.3 points per game on 47.3% shooting.

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Lakers Clinch 4th Worst Record, 82.8 Percent Chance Of Retaining Pick
The Lakers will also have a 37.9 percent chance of vaulting into the top three this year.

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Rod Thorn To Retire From NBA
Rod Thorn is in his second run as the NBA's president of basketball operations.

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Clippers Sign Lester Hudson To Multi-Year Deal
Lester Hudson came to the Clippers from the Chinese Basketball Association where he is a two-time MVP.

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Suns Sign Jerel McNeal Through 15-16 Season
The Suns had previously signed Jerel McNeal to a 10-day contract on April 1.

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Kings To Sign David Stockton To Multi-Year Deal
David Stockton previously was on a 10-day contract with the Kings in February.

Marc Stein/ESPN

Nuggets To Sign Jamaal Franklin For Remainder Of Season
Jamaal Franklin had been playing in the D-League.

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Cavaliers Interested In Salah Mejri
Salah Mejri hasn't received much playing time this season with Real Madrid.

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Batum Glad Blazers Matched Three Years After Signing Offer Sheet With Wolves
Nicolas Batum admitted he occasionally plays the what-if game in regards to the four-year, $45 million offer sheet he signed with the Wolves.

Jason Quick/Oregonian

Kidd Declines To Explain Decision To Bench Antetokounmpo
Jason Kidd invoked the phrase "coach's decision" six times during his postgame press conference.

Matt Velazquez/Journal Sentinel

Shavlik Randolph Claimed By Nuggets Off Waivers
The Nuggets have claimed Shavlik Randolph off waivers, a league source tells RealGM's Shams Charania.

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Vlade Divac Has Become Lead Decision-Maker Of Kings' Front Office
Pete D'Alessandro's role in the front office of the Kings is unclear with the emergence of Vlade Divac.

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Ricky Ledo Signs With Knicks For Remainder Of Season
Ricky Ledo was previously on a 10-day contract with the Knicks.

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Bucks Sign Jorge Gutierrez To Multi-Year Deal
Jorge Gutierrez appeared in seven games for the Bucks earlier this season and averaged 3.6 points and 2.1 rebounds while playing 13.4 minutes per game.

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