Basketball Wiretap

Stephen A. Smith: DeMar DeRozan Leaving Raptors For L.A. In Offseason
DeMar DeRozan will be a free agent this offseason coming off a career year with the Raptors.

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Luke Walton Received Interest From Knicks, Nets
Phil Jackson spoke with Luke Walton in a phone interview.

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Nets Hire Kenny Atkinson As Head Coach
Kenny Atkinson is currently assistant coach of the Hawks.

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Byron Scott 'Absolutely' Expects To Remain With Lakers
Byron Scott "absolutely" expects to return next season as head coach of the Lakers.

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Nuggets Promote Herb Livsey To Lead Scout
Herb Livsey has been a scout with the Nuggets since the start of the 2008-09 season.

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Wizards Make Scott Brooks Top Priority
The Wizards have made Scott Brooks their top priority as they look for a replacement for Randy Wittman.

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Wolves Set Meetings With Tom Thibodeau, Jeff Van Gundy
Glen Taylor will be a part of the interviews that will include the executive firm Korn Ferry.

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NBA Breaks Ties For Draft Order
The Kings will get the eighth position in the lottery, which almost entirely eliminates the chance of falling outside of the top-10 to lose their pick to the Bulls.

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NBA Sends Memo To Teams Projecting $92M Cap For 2016 Offseason
The cap is rising with the influx of national television contracts.

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Joe Lacob Contacted Stephen Curry After NY Times' Piece To Clear Air
Joe Lacob also said that what they were doing went beyond Stephen Curry, who has become one of the league's unquestioned best players.

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Carmelo Anthony Questions Whether His Idea Of Success Aligns With Knicks' Regime
Carmelo Anthony has given enough hints that he could ask for a trade if the Knicks are unsuccessful in free agency.

Marc Berman/New York Post

Kevin Durant Endorses Scott Brooks To Get Another Chance In NBA
Scott Brooks was fired last season by the Thunder and he's now a candidate for the Wizards, Wolves and Kings.

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Byron Scott Could Return Due To Lakers' Ownership Discord
Byron Scott was asked to balance the farewell tour of Kobe Bryant with developing their young core of D'Angelo Russell, Jordan Clarkson and Julius Randle.

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Phil Jackson Backs Kurt Rambis, Confirms He Hasn't Reached Out To Other Candidates
Kurt Jackson said Kurt Rambis was and is his guy to be head coach of the Knicks.

Frank Isola/New York Daily News

George Karl Fired By Kings
Vlade Divac will lead the search for the Kings next coach as they move into a new arena next season.

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Daryl Morey's Job With Rockets Not In Danger
Daryl Morey has been general manager of the Rockets since 2007.

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76ers Could Fire Brett Brown, Elevate Mike D'Antoni
If Mike D'Antoni receives an offer to become head coach from another team, the 76ers may be tempted to fire Brett Brown to keep him.

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Bulls Won't Rule Out Trading Jimmy Butler
John Paxson admitted Jimmy Butler and Derrick Rose didn't mesh together on a consistent basis.

K.C. Johnson/Chicago Tribune

Tom Thibodeau Believed To Be Carmelo Anthony's Choice For Knicks' Coach
Carmelo Anthony's influence over James Dolan may help determine who becomes the Knicks' head coach.

Frank Isola/New York Daily News

Damon Jones Joins Cavs' Coaching Staff For Playoffs
Damon Jones is currently an assistant with the Canton Charge of the D-League.

Chris Haynes/Cleveland Plain Dealer

Bulls Retain Fred Hoiberg, Gar Forman, John Paxson
Jerry Reinsdorf vowed to be "strategic and aggressive" in improving the team, promising the "resources needed."

K.C Johnson/Chicago Tribune

Randy Wittman Fired By Wizards
Randy Wittman led the Wizards to the second round of last year's playoffs but were in the lottery this season.

Marc Stein/ESPN

Wolves Relieve Sam Mitchell Of Duties As Head Coach
Sam Mitchell served as interim head coach this season following the passing of Flip Saunders.

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Byron Scott Has 'Major Chance' To Be Retained By Lakers
Jeanie Buss has been pushing for Byron Scott to remain as head coach behind the scenes.

Ken Berger/CBS Sports

Rockets Could Bring Back J.B. Bickerstaff, But Interested In Thibodeau, Brooks
The Rockets were in the Western Conference Finals a year ago and struggled for much of the season.

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Van Gundy, Thibodeau, Brooks, Mitchell Under Consideration For Wolves
With the emergence of Karl-Anthony Towns, the Wolves' job will be one of the most attractive in the NBA.

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Pistons Sign Lorenzo Brown For Remainder Of Season
Lorenzo Brown signed two 10-day contracts with the Pistons this season (March 18 and March 28) but did not appear in a game with Detroit.

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Wolves To Keep Milt Newton As GM
Milt Newton and Sam Mitchell were elevated following the death of Flip Saunders.

Marc Stein/ESPN

Derrick Williams Confident Gamble On Himself Paid Off
Derrick Williams owns a player option with the Knicks worth $4.6 million.

Stefan Bondy/New York Daily News

Arron Afflalo Likely To Opt Out Of Contract With Knicks
Arron Afflalo hold an $8 million player option for next season.

Stefan Bondy/New York Daily News