Basketball Wiretap

Pistons Sign John Lucas III For Remainder Of Season
The Pistons are signing John Lucas III to a deal for the remainder of the season.

Marc Stein/ESPN

Suns Were Planning On Pursuing Brandon Knight In Free Agency
Brandon Knight will be a restricted free agent and their chances of re-signing him are significantly higher than if they were to pursue him in the open market.

Chad Ford/ESPN

Pistons Claim Shawne Williams Off Waivers
Shawne Williams will provide depth and take Jonas Jerebko's spot in the rotation.

Vince Ellis/Detroit Free Press

Kendrick Perkins' Decision Came Down To Cavs, Clippers
Kendrick Perkins played AAU basketball with LeBron James and he chose the Cavaliers in part due to his relationship with him.

Chris Fedor/Cleveland Plain Dealer

Rajon Rondo, Rick Carlisle Friction Had Been Building
Rajon Rondo and Rick Carlisle were arguing over play-calling responsibilities.

Tim MacMahon/ESPN

76ers Claim Thomas Robinson On Waivers
Thomas Robinson was prepared to sign with the Nets if he cleared waivers.

Adrian Wojnarowski/Yahoo! Sports

Gal Mekel Signs With Nizhny Novgorod, Has NBA Out In Offseason
Gal Mekel played four games this season with the Pelicans following 31 as a rookie with the Mavericks.

David Pick/Eurobasket

Jordan Hamilton To Sign 10-Day Contract With Clippers
The Clippers have been examining the buyout and D-League market for small forward depth.

Adrian Wojnarowski/Yahoo! Sports

Report: 76ers Were Willing To Discuss Trade Of Joel Embiid For 2015 Pick
The 76ers were trying to trade up for a top pick in the 2015 NBA Draft and indicated a willingness to discuss Joel Embiid or any player on their team.

Mark Heisler/Forbes.com

Jazz To Sign Jack Cooley To 10-Day Contract
Jack Cooley was most recently with the Idaho Stampede of the D-League.

Adrian Wojnarowski/Yahoo! Sports

Kings Hire Vance Walberg As Assistant Coach
Vance Walberg is best known as the creator of the dribble-drive offense.

Jeff Zillgitt/USA Today

Report: Celtics Reneged On Promise To Buy Out Tayshaun Prince
The Celtics instead traded Tayshaun Prince to the Pistons.

Marc J. Spears/Yahoo! Sports

Bryce Cotton To Sign 10-Day Contract With Jazz
Bryce Cotton was playing in the D-League for the Austin Toros.

Marc Stein/ESPN

Thomas Robinson Agrees To Sign With Nets
Thomas Robinson has agreed to sign with the Nets.

Adrian Wojnarowski/Yahoo! Sports

Source: Thunder Don't Make Decisions Based On Whether Durant, Westbrook Will Approve
The Thunder aggressively remade their supporting cast via trades this season, acquiring Dion Waiters, Enes Kanter, D.J. Augustin, Kyle Singler and Steve Novak.

David Aldridge/NBA.com

JaVale McGee Wants To Remain With 76ers
JaVale McGee also sees this as an opportunity to mentor rookie centers Nerlens Noel and Joel Embiid.

Keith Pompey/Philadelphia Inquirer

Carlos Boozer Won't Pursue Contract Buyout From Lakers
Carlos Boozer will finish out the season with the Lakers

Eric Pincus/Los Angeles Times

76ers Claim Ish Smith, Waive Malcolm Thomas
The 76ers have signed guard Ish Smith after claiming off his waivers.

RealGM Staff Report

Andrei Kirilenko To Sign With CSKA
Andrei Kirilenko and the 76ers agreed upon a buyout this weekend.

David Pick/Eurobasket

Larry Sanders Officially Bought Out By Bucks
Larry Sanders is not expected to play again this season.

Adrian Wojnarowski/Yahoo! Sports

Kendrick Perkins To Sign With Cavaliers After Buyout
Kendrick Perkins has committed to join the Cavs.

Royce Young/ESPN

76ers Have Strong Interest In Emmanuel Mudiay
The 76ers have already taken a liking to Emmanuel Mudiay, according to Larry Brown.

Marc Narducci/Philadelphia Inquirer

Pistons Don't Expect To Buyout Tayshaun Prince
The Pistons sensed that Tayshaun Prince was not ecstatic about his trade to the team from the Celtics.

Vince Ellis/Detroit Free Press

Heat Tried To Acquire Goran Dragic In Past Seasons
Goran Dragic was traded from the Suns to the Heat on Thursday.

Shandel Richardson/Sun Sentinel

Cavaliers Appear To Be Preferred Team Of Kendrick Perkins
One significant criteria for Kendrick Perkins in choosing a team has been the opportunity for playing time.

Adrian Wojnarowski/Yahoo! Sports

Nuggets To Waive Victor Claver

Marc J. Spears/Yahoo! Sports

Ray Allen Could Decide Not To Play
There is a growing belief around the NBA that Ray Allen will not play this season.

Adrian Wojnarowski/Yahoo! Sports

Suns Call Up Earl Barron On 10-Day Contract
The Suns have called up center Earl Barron on a 10-day contract, league sources told RealGM.

Shams Charania/RealGM

Kupchak Has 'Same Authority' As Lakers' GM He Had Under Dr. Buss
Mitch Kupchak refuted the notion from Magic Johnson that his authority has been taken away with Jim Buss' ascent in the Lakers' front office.

Bill Oram/Orange County Register

Durant: Reggie Jackson Got What He Wanted
The final months of Reggie Jackson's tenure with the Thunder were acrimonious.

Royce Young/ESPN