Basketball Wiretap

Rockets, Blazers Interested In Dwight Howard
The Rockets have interest in re-signing Dwight Howard on a non-maximum contract.

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Lakers Could Meet With Nicolas Batum
The Hornets have reportedly made re-signing Nicolas Batum one of their top priorities in free agency but he's considering other options.

Broderick Turner/Los Angeles Times

Warriors Frustrated By Andrew Bogut, Could Look For Trade
Andrew Bogut is entering the final season of his contract with a base salary of $11.03 million.

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Cole Aldrich Receiving Interest From Clippers, Suns, Magic
Cole Aldrich turns 28 in October and has played for five teams since becoming a lottery pick in 2010.

Broderick Turner/Los Angeles Times

Dario Saric To Join 76ers For 16-17
The 76ers and Dario Saric's reps are working on contract details.

Marc Stein/ESPN

Clippers Promote Lawrence Frank To Run Front Office
Dave Wohl remains on the job as general manager but he'll report to Lawrence Frank and Doc Rivers.

Adrian Wojnarowski/The Vertical

Pistons Trade Jodie Meeks To Magic
The Pistons and Magic are nearing agreement on a trade involving Jodie Meeks.

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Jamal Crawford To Meet With Clippers, Magic, Heat, Mavs, Knicks
Jamal Crawford has said this offseason that his preference is to re-sign the Clippers.

Broderick Turner/Los Angeles Times

Warriors' Players Have Been Recruiting Kevin Durant All Season
The way several Warriors reached out to Kevin Durant all season long reportedly "appealed to him."

Adrian Wojnarowski/The Vertical

Kevin Durant Sets Schedule For Free Agent Meetings
Players can meet with their incumbent teams before the start of the league's new calendar year.

Chris Broussard/ESPN

Trey Burke Made Available In Trade Talks By Jazz
The Jazz traded for George Hill last week and also have Dante Exum returning this season from a torn ACL.

Marc Stein/ESPN

Report: Adam Silver May Have Pressured 76ers Into Regime Change
According to sources, Adam Silver was "scared" by the "glorification of the Process" made famous by Sam Hinkie.

Jordan Brenner/ESPN

Wizards Interested In Al Horford, Ryan Anderson, Nicolas Batum
All three players fit with their plans of playing faster and smaller with more perimeter shooting.

Marc Stein/ESPN

Dwight Howard To Meet With Hawks, Celtics
Dwight Howard is a free agent three seasons after signing with the Rockets in 2013.

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Erik Spoelstra, Heat Progressing On Extension
Erik Spoelstra is entering the final season of his contract in 16-17.

Adrian Wojnarowski/The Vertical

LeBron James Opts Out Of $24M Contract With Cavs For 16-17
Rich Paul gave no insight on Tuesday evening on the type of contract LeBron James will seek or his timetable for re-signing.

Chris Broussard/ESPN

Dwyane Wade Prepared To Discuss Contract With Rival Teams
Initial contract discussions on a new contract between Dwyane Wade and the Heat have failed to produce common ground.

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Nets, Kings, 76ers Interested In Allen Crabbe
Allen Crabbe had a breakout 15-16 season, scoring 14.2 points per 36 minutes with a True Shooting Percentage of .572 in 26.0 minutes per game.

Marc Stein/ESPN

Tim Duncan Exercises Player Option With Spurs
Tim Duncan's future remains uncertain despite exercising his player option.

Adrian Wojnarowski/The Vertical

Lakers Interested In Harrison Barnes, Hassan Whiteside, Al Horford
The Lakers have enough cap space to sign multiple max contract players.

Chris Broussard/ESPN

Lakers Still Believe They'll Get Meeting With Kevin Durant
The Lakers believe they have a pitch that will appeal to both Kevin Durant and other free agents.

Chris Broussard/ESPN

Nets Shopping Jarrett Jack Ahead Of Buyout Deadline
Jarrett Jack tore his ACL in January and has been rehabbing with the hope of being ready for the start of training camp.

Adrian Wojnarowski/The Vertical

Warriors Interested In Pau Gasol, Joakim Noah, David West, Timofey Mozgov
If the Warriors are unable to sign Kevin Durant in free agency, their plan is to retain Harrison Barnes and try to sign a proven big man as well.

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Warriors Won't Release Shaun Livingston
The Warriors could have saved $2.7 million by releasing Shaun Livingston before July 1st, but his $5.7 million is now fully guaranteed.

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76ers, Kings Interested In Dion Waiters
The Thunder acquired Victor Oladipo on draft night, which complicates the potential for Dion Waiter's return.

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76ers Have Serious Interest In Signing Harrison Barnes
Harrison Barnes will be a restricted free agent, giving the Warriors matching rights.

Marc Stein/ESPN

Cavs Exercise Option On Jordan McRae
Jordan McRae scored 36 points in the regular season finale this season and also scored 61 points in a D-League game.

Chris Haynes/Cleveland Plain Dealer

Jim Buss Told People Lakers Would Sign Durant In 2016, Westbrook In 2017
According to sources, Dr. Jerry Buss "did not have deep confidence in Jim (Buss) as a basketball visionary or even someone with the grit to stay in charge of Lakers personnel for the long haul."

Kevin Ding/Bleacher Report

Richard Jefferson Won't Retire, Plans To Play 2-3 More Seasons
Richard Jefferson has been durable despite being well into his mid-thirties.

Chris Mannix/The Vertical

Magic Won't Extend Qualifying Offer To Andrew Nicholson
Andrew Nicholson will be an unrestricted free agent.

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