Basketball Wiretap

Pelicans Main Competition For DeMarcus Cousins Expected To Be Mavs, Lakers
DeMarcus Cousins is likely to have a limited market of teams that can offer a max contract.

Marc Stein/New York Times

Kings To Sit At Least Two Veterans Per Game To Develop Younger Players
George Hill, Kosta Koufos, Garrett Temple, Vince Carter and Zach Randolph will have their minutes reduced.

Jason Jones/Sacramento Bee

Cavaliers Prefer To Hold Onto Brooklyn Pick Heading To Deadline
The Cavaliers view the draft asset as a chance to reset the franchise if LeBron James decides to leave as a free agent in July.

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Several Cavs Unhappy, Concerned About State Of Team
The Cavaliers are still in evaluation mode following the return of Isaiah Thomas from injury.

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CP3, Ariza, Harden Enter Clippers' Locker Room Seeking Confrontation
The Rockets attempted to confront Austin Rivers and Blake Griffin.

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Dunc'd On: Marc Stein Previews The Trade Deadline; #TwitterNBAShow GSW/CLE
Nate Duncan and Marc Stein discuss the upcoming NBA trade deadline.

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Rockets Release Briante Weber, Sign Markel Brown To Two-Way
Markel Brown had been playing for the Oklahoma City Blue of the G League.

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Wolves Sign Amile Jefferson To Two-Way Contract
Amile Jefferson is averaging 18.0 points and a league-best 13.1 rebounds per game in the G League.

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76ers Sign Demetrius Jackson To Two-Way Contract, Waive McAdoo
Demetrius Jackson averaged 15.9 points, 3.8 rebounds and 4.2 assists in 30.9 minutes per game in the G League.

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Pistons Sign Reggie Hearn To Two-Way Contract
Reggie Hearn has averaged 14.7 points, 4.6 rebounds and 1.4 assists in 30.7 minutes per game.

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Goran Dragic, Lou Williams Named Players Of The Week
Goran Dragic averaged 23.0 points, 6.0 rebounds and 5.0 assists per game to lead Miami to an undefeated week.

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NBA Net Rating: Wolves Enter Top-5
The Wolves have a Net Rating of +4.3 points per 100 possessions

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Nets Sign James Webb III To Two-Way Contract
James Webb III is averaging 11.6 points, 6.7 rebounds and 1.4 assists in 27.4 minutes per game in the G League for Delaware.

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Knicks Attempted To Schedule Last Minute Workout With Dennis Smith Jr.
The Knicks attempted to schedule a last minute workout with Dennis Smith Jr.

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Rockets Sign R.J. Hunter To Two-Way Contract
R.J. Hunter has averaged 19.2 points in 29.8 minutes on 43.2 percent shooting.

Jonathan Feigen/Houston Chronicle

Teams Reluctant To Take On Salary In Trade Market
Many NBA executives are anticipating a dearth of activity around this year's trade deadline.

Tim Bontemps/Washington Post

Magic Expected To Shop Evan Fournier, Elfrid Payton, Mario Hezonja
The Magic have gone 4-27 after beginning the season with an 8-4 record.

Marc Stein/New York Times

NBA PER: James Harden Remains Only Player Above 30.0
James Harden is out with injury and his PER remains above 30.0.

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Kevin Durant Has Increased Interest In Owning NBA Team
Kevin Durant and his business partner Rich Kleiman have taken numerous meetings with existing owners and tech CEOs to gather information about the endeavor.

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Dunc'd On: 15 in 60 (Western Conference 1.15.18)
Nate Duncan and Danny Leroux give updates on all the Western Conference teams.

Lakers To Sign Gary Payton II To Two-Way Contract
Gary Payton II was waived by the Bucks on Dec. 18th when they signed Sean Kilpatrick.

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Blakeney, Bolomboy Headline G League Showcase Team
Antonio Blakeney, Joel Bolomboy, Daniel Hamilton, Amile Jefferson and Johnathan Motley were first team selections.

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Jeanie Buss, Magic Johnson Voice Support For Luke Walton
The Lakers became concerned about the situation when David Fizdale rumors surfaced.

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Hawks Agree To Sign Andrew White To Two-Way Contract
Andrew White is averaging 16.0 points, 5.4 rebounds and 1.5 assists in the G-League.

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Thabo Sefolosha To Undergo Season-Ending Knee Surgery
Thabo Sefolosha averages 8.2 points and 4.2 rebounds per game for the Jazz.

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Grizzlies Agree To Sign Myke Henry To Two-Way Deal
Myke Henry has been playing for the Blue of the G-League.

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Trey Burke Agrees To Deal With Knicks For Remainder Of Season
Trey Burke spent last season with the Wizards.

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Kay Felder To Sign Two-Way Contract With Pistons
Kay Felder is a native of Detroit.

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Mike James Agrees To Two-Way Deal With Pelicans
Mike James was released last month by the Suns.

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Knicks To Waive Ramon Sessions
The Knicks are expected to sign Trey Burke with the roster spot of Ramon Sessions.

Keith Pompey/Philadelphia Inquirer