Basketball Wiretap

Miami's Top Offseason Priority Is Re-Signing Hassan Whiteside
The Heat need to use their cap space to re-sign Hassan Whiteside.

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Rockets Again Interview Stephen Silas, Could Also Hire Him As Top Assistant
Stephen Silas isn't the top assistant with Charlotte, and the Rockets could make a play to hire Silas to join Mike D'Antoni as his top assistant.

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Jaylen Brown Won't Hire Agent, Will Use NBPA To Advise Him On Rookie Deal
Jaylen Brown is widely expected to be one of the top picks in the 2016 NBA Draft after one season at California.

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Dwight Howard Thought He Would Become 'Mini Shaq And Kobe' With James Harden
Dwight Howard and James Harden were supposed to form one of the NBA's next great big man-guard combinations, but they never seemed to gel either on or off the court with the Rockets.

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Dwight Howard Asked Daryl Morey 'Why Am I Here?' When Told Of Reduced Role
Dwight Howard was asked to elaborate on why he felt "disinterested" during parts of his season with the Rockets.

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Grizzlies Impressed By James Borrego, David Fizdale With Vogel Likely Unavailable
The Grizzlies have been most impressed by James Borrego and David Fizdale among the other candidates they've interviewed beyond Frank Vogel.

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Magic Confident Of Deal With Frank Vogel
Orlando has been trying to decide between Frank Vogel and Adrian Griffin this week.

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Knicks To Hire Jeff Hornacek As Head Coach
Jeff Hornacek has been hired by the Knicks as head coach.

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Manu Ginobili To Meet With Popovich, Duncan In Coming Weeks
Manu Ginobili will take his time in deciding his future and whether or not he will continue his NBA career.

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Nate Tibbetts Interviews With Grizzlies
Nate Tibbetts is an assistant coach with the Blazers and was previously with the Cavaliers.

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Mike D'Antoni Emerges As Top Candidate For Rockets
The Rockets have begun gauging the market on possible top assistant coaches to join Mike D'Antoni.

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Jeff Van Gundy No Longer Being Considered For Rockets' Job
Jeff Van Gundy was head coach of the Rockets from 2003 until 2007.

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76ers Leaning Toward Selecting Ben Simmons First Overall
The 76ers will continue to consider Brandon Ingram but they have confidence in the upside of Ben Simmons.

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Kings Won't Get Into Bidding War On Rajon Rondo
Rajon Rondo had a return to form after signing a make good contract with the Kings, but they still finished outside of the playoffs.

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Raptors' Bobby Webster Interviewing For Bucks' Assistant GM Job
Bobby Webster is a former cap and CBA expert for the NBA league office.

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Frank Vogel, Adrian Griffin Emerge As Orlando's Top Two Candidates
Adrian Griffin met with Rob Hennigan on Tuesday in New York, and Frank Vogel met with Magic officials on Monday.

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Mike D'Antoni To Receive 2nd Interview With Rockets
Mike D'Antoni is currently associate head coach of the 76ers.

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Celtics To Target Backcourt If Pick Falls Outside Top-2
Jamal Murray would be the logical pick with his shooting and versatility, but sources say they also like Buddy Hield.

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Lakers Expected To Trade Pick If It Falls To No. 3
Ben Simmons and Brandon Ingram are the presumptive top-2 players in the draft.

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Barcelona Has Interest In Hiring David Blatt
David Blatt was fired by the Cavaliers before the All-Star break and he would like to remain in the NBA.

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Terry Stotts, Blazers Agree Three-Year Upon Extension
The Blazers owned a team option on Terry Stotts' contract.

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Kenny Smith Ruled Out By Rockets In Coaching Search
Kenny Smith is a Rockets' legend and received support for the job from large parts of the fan base.

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Knicks Interview Jeff Hornacek For Head Coaching Job
Jeff Hornacek could also join the Warriors as an assistant coach.

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Nate McMillan Named Head Coach Of Pacers
Nate McMillan has spent the last three seasons as Associate Head Coach for the Pacers under Frank Vogel.

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Evan Turner Appreciates Team Wanting Him Back For First Time In Career
Evan Turner will be a free agent this offseason and the Celtics hold his Early Bird rights, which means they can only offer him a contract that starts around $6 million unless they use cap space.

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Rockets Identify Al Horford As Top Free Agent Target
Al Horford will be an unrestricted free agent for the first time in his career since being drafted by the Hawks in 2007.

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Heat Fear Chris Bosh May Be Forced Into Medical Retirement
Chris Bosh's salary would come off Miami's salary cap in the summer of 2017 if he doesn't return.

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Doc Rivers Still Feels Keeping Big 3 Together Is Best Move For Clippers
Doc Rivers was asked if he's concerned taking that type of stance boxes him into a corner.

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Grizzlies Receive Permission To Interview Nate Tibbetts
Nate Tibbetts has been an assistant coach with the Cavs and Blazers.

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Frank Vogel Meets With Phil Jackson, Steve Mills
Phil Jackson's meeting with Frank Vogel also raises further questions to whether James Dolan is opposed to signing off on Kurt Rambis.

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