1. Chris Paul, Derrick Rose Reportedly Targets for Spurs in 2017 Free Agency

    The San Antonio Spurs are reportedly interested in signing either Chris Paul or Derrick Rose in free agency if they can clear the cap space to do so, according to Ramona Shelburne of ESPN...

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  2. Jonathon Simmons Reportedly Has Qualifying Offer Extended by Spurs

    The San Antonio Spurs made a proactive move toward retaining Jonathon Simmons on Thursday when they extended him a qualifying offer worth a shade over $1.6 million , according to the San Antonio Express-News ' Jabari Young ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 3 days ago 5,921 reads 0 comments

  3. Knicks Rumors: NY Reportedly Eying Frank Ntilikina, Malik Monk in 2017 NBA Draft

    The New York Knicks have reportedly set their sights on Kentucky combo guard Malik Monk or French point guard Frank Ntilikina with the eighth overall pick in Thursday night's 2017 NBA draft...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 3 days ago 26,143 reads 0 comments

  4. Lakers Rumors: Latest Trade Talk, Free Agency and Pre-Draft Buzz for Los Angeles

    The Magic Johnson-era kicked off with a subtle move to tank for the 2017 draft. The Los Angeles Lakers traded their top scorer Lou Williams to the Houston Rockets for Corey Brewer and a first-round pick...

    Maurice Moton Written by Maurice Moton about 3 days ago 13,623 reads 0 comments

  5. NBA Free Agency 2017: Bold Predictions for Gordon Hayward, Chris Paul and More

    Thursday's NBA draft is the first big date of the NBA offseason, kicking off what should be a wild summer in the league...

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  6. NBA Draft Rumors: Latest Buzz on 2017 Lottery Trades and Potential Picks

    Leading up to the NBA draft on Thursday, trade rumors erupted across the league. As teams look to their scouts to find the next star players, general managers and team presidents work the phones on potential deals...

    Maurice Moton Written by Maurice Moton about 3 days ago 4,169 reads 0 comments

  7. Knicks Owner James Dolan Will Play Gig with Band During NBA Draft

    New York Knicks fans will spend Thursday night covering their ears in fear of hearing a Kristaps Porzingis trade announcement during the NBA draft. Owner James Dolan , meanwhile, is scheduled to play a local gig with his band...

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  8. Josh Jackson Rumored as Target for Teams Looking to Trade Up in 2017 NBA Draft

    Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical reported Thursday that teams are hoping to acquire a top-four overall selection in the 2017 NBA draft in an effort to pick Kansas swingman Josh Jackson ...

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  9. Big3 Tipoff Is Still Days Away, but the Trash Talk Is in Full Force

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  10. What Can Next Cavs Front Office Regime Do to Keep LeBron James in Cleveland?

    If Chauncey Billups accepts the Cleveland Cavaliers ' reported five-year offer to run the team's front office, per The Athletic 's Jason Lloyd, his highest priority is clear: Keep LeBron James happy...

    Greg Swartz Written by Greg Swartz about 3 days ago 35,663 reads 0 comments

  11. 2017 NBA Draft: Houston Rockets' Last-Minute Whiteboard

    The good news for the Houston Rockets is that they finished with the third-best record in the NBA and made it to the conference semifinals, exceeding almost all expectations. The bad news is that they don't get much of a draft...

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  12. 'A Strange Bird': Only One Knicks Exec Can Talk Sense into Phil Jackson

    It's Day 1 of the 2017 NBA Draft Combine and over 100 scouts, executives and coaches are packed into Chicago's Quest Multisport Complex to examine the dozens of prospects running up and down the court...

    Yaron Weitzman Written by Yaron Weitzman about 3 days ago 40,338 reads 0 comments

  13. NBA Draft 2018: Early Mock Projections for 1st Round

    For those unhappy with projected selections for Thursday's draft, it's not too early to look ahead at who could potentially enter the league in 2018. This year, guards Markelle Fultz , Lonzo Ball and De'Aaron Fox dominated draft headlines...

    Maurice Moton Written by Maurice Moton about 3 days ago 8,331 reads 0 comments

  14. Celtics Rumors: Latest on Draft Plans and Potential Kristaps Porzingis Trade

    The Boston Celtics were already active in the lead up to Thursday's draft, shipping the No. 1 overall pick to the Philadelphia 76ers in exchange for No. 3 overall and a future first...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 3 days ago 7,974 reads 0 comments

  15. Stay Away: 1 Prospect Every Team Should Avoid in 2017 NBA Draft

    The NBA , more than just about any other major American sports league, demands that a team favor talent over fit on draft day...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 3 days ago 150,984 reads 0 comments

  16. B/R Staff Predictions for 2017 NBA Draft

    For those of you who claimed the 2016-17 NBA season was boring and anticlimactic...welcome to the offseason! At this point, it's clear that "off" and "season" make up the league's biggest oxymoron...

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  17. 2017 NBA Mock Draft: Final 2-Round Predictions

    If the 2017 NBA draft is anything like the days leading up to it, we could be looking at an epic night in Brooklyn. Trades may wind up turning the board upside down...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 3 days ago 455,340 reads 0 comments

  18. NBA Trade Rumors: Examining Top Draft-Day Buzz for 2017 NBA Draft

    The NBA has looked more like NBA 2K recently after a flurry of moves ahead of Thursday's 2017 NBA draft...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 3 days ago 5,095 reads 0 comments

  19. 2017 NBA Draft: Latest Mock Draft and Top Rumors Surrounding 1st-Round Prospects

    Has there ever been a crazier offseason than this year's in the NBA ? The 2017 NBA draft is Thursday, but trade rumors, crumbling front offices and even Kawhi Leonard's hairstyle ...

    David  McCracken Written by David McCracken about 3 days ago 4,164 reads 0 comments

  20. 2017-18 NBA Salary-Cap Projection Reportedly Reduced to $99 Million

    The NBA 's 2017-18 salary cap is taking another jump—just not as high as the league once projected. Teams were informed Wednesday night that the cap will be set for $99 million next season, per Jay King of MassLive...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 3 days ago 27,708 reads 0 comments

  21. Knicks Reportedly Discussed Kristaps Porzingis Trade with Phoenix Suns

    The New York Knicks and Phoenix Suns have reportedly discussed a trade centered around Kristaps Porzingis in advance of Thursday's NBA draft. Citing sources, ESPN...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 3 days ago 45,360 reads 0 comments

  22. Joel Embiid Tells Kristaps Porzingis 76ers Don't Care About Exit Interviews

    Joel Embiid , master of shooting his shot, is at it again. Late Wednesday night, the Philadelphia 76ers center sent a thinly-veiled message to New York Knicks forward Kristaps ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 3 days ago 44,966 reads 0 comments

  23. Chauncey Billups Offered 5-Year Contract to Be Cavs' President of Basketball Ops

    The Cleveland Cavaliers have reportedly offered Chauncey Billups a five-year contract to come aboard and run the team's front office, according to The Athletic's Jason Lloyd ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 3 days ago 64,602 reads 0 comments

  24. Paul George Trade Offers Reportedly Given to Pacers by Almost All Teams

    If the Indiana Pacers are going to trade Paul George before Thursday's NBA draft, they won't be short on options. According to Sam Amico of Fox Sports Ohio, the team has "b een contacted by just about every team, if not all...

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  25. 5 Under-the-Radar Free Agents Cavaliers Should Target This Offseason

    While the Cleveland Cavaliers won't have any traditional cap space to use on the free-agent market this summer, they can still lock down some veterans for the right price...

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