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4:28 PM ET LAS VEGAS — Free-agent center Brook Lopez has reached an agreement with the Milwaukee Bucks, league sources told ESPN. Lopez, 30, will sign a one-year deal for the biannual exception of $3.4 million, the sources said. Milwaukee is expected to pencil in the 10-year veteran as its starting center. The 7-footer played
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1:15 AM ET LAS VEGAS — Sacramento Kings rookie Marvin Bagley III will miss time due to a tweak in his right hip flexor and groin area, according to the team. Bagley, a forward/center who was the No. 2 overall pick out of Duke, experienced the tweak during Saturday’s 71-61 loss to the Phoenix Suns
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7:15 AM ET Saying he is “humbled” and “honored,” guard Devin Booker signed a five-year, $158 million maximum contract extension with the Phoenix Suns on Saturday. The team announced the completion of the deal, and Booker took to Twitter as well. I am humbled & honored to commit to the Suns organization long term. I
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11:35 PM ET Adrian WojnarowskiESPN Restricted free agent center Jusuf Nurkic has agreed to a four-year, $48 million deal to stay with the Portland Trail Blazers, a league source told ESPN. Nurkic, 23, turned down a more lucrative four-year deal several months ago, but the marketplace has tightened and he chose to take this deal
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3:05 PM ET Carmelo Anthony and the Oklahoma City Thunder are headed for a split, ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski and Royce Young reported Friday, which will most likely result in Anthony becoming a free agent later this summer. So where will Melo land? Wojnarowski further indicated that the most likely possibilities would land Anthony with one
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10:54 PM ET SALT LAKE CITY — Atlanta Hawks rookie Trae Young and Utah Jazz rookie Grayson Allen got into a brief altercation Thursday in the final game of Utah Jazz Summer League. The play occurred just after halftime during a Hawks offensive possession. After coming off a pindown, Young popped out to the top
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11:03 AM ET Adrian WojnarowskiESPN Free agent forward Nemanja Bjelica has agreed to a one-year, $4.4 million deal with the Philadelphia 76ers, league sources told ESPN. Bjelica, 30, spent the past three seasons with the Timberwolves, who recently rescinded his qualifying offer to make him an unrestricted free agent. The Sixers will use their room
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9:29 PM ET DeMarcus Cousins wasn’t the only new member of the Golden State Warriors‘ family to arrive on Monday. Stephen Curry and his wife, Ayesha, welcomed a baby boy on Monday, they announced on Instagram. Curry posted a photo of Canon W. Jack Curry on Wednesday. Canon is Curry’s first son, joining sisters Riley,
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3:55 PM ET Adrian WojnarowskiESPN Free agent forward/center Amir Johnson has agreed to a one-year deal to return to the Philadelphia 76ers, league sources told ESPN. Johnson, 31, will sign his second consecutive one-year deal with Philadelphia, where he averaged 4.6 points and 4.5 rebounds a game last season. Denver saved millions in luxury tax
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3:06 PM ET Now that the Los Angeles Lakers have landed LeBron James, how aggressively should they pursue a Kawhi Leonard trade? Our NBA Insiders discuss their options now and where else the Spurs could turn for a possible Leonard deal. Should the Lakers wait for next summer? Kevin Pelton: With DeMarcus Cousins agreeing to
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8:41 PM ET Associated Press MELBOURNE, Australia — Australia assistant coach and former NBA star Luc Longley has accused Philippines coach Chot Reyes of inciting the violence that marred a FIBA World Cup qualifying match between the teams on Monday. The former Chicago Bulls star described the bench-clearing brawl that saw 13 players, including four
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6:31 PM ET Adrian WojnarowskiESPN Restricted free-agent guard Dante Exum has agreed to a 3-year, $33 million contract extension with the Utah Jazz, league sources told ESPN. Exum, 22, withstood two lengthy court absences in his young Jazz career — including a torn ACL that cost him the entire 2015-16 season — to earn a
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2:36 AM ET Associated Press Jaren Jackson Jr.‘s summer league debut couldn’t have gone much better. The same can’t be said for Trae Young. Jackson, the fourth pick in the NBA draft, outshined No. 5 overall pick Young in their first NBA action. The 6-foot-10 Jackson had 29 points and shot 8-of-13 from 3-point range
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3:42 PM ET Marc J. Spears The Utah Jazz have agreed to terms to sign forward-center Derrick Favors to a two-year, $36 million deal, Favors told The Undefeated. Favors met with the Jazz on Sunday in his hometown of Atlanta for three hours. Favors and Utah general manager Dennis Lindsey previously told The Undefeated that
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2:03 PM ET Which teams have improved the most in NBA free agency, and what’s still to come? Team-by-team analysis of the major and minor deals: (Note: Updates on each deal will be posted here throughout the day. You can read analysis on Day 1 deals — including those for LeBron James, Kevin Durant, Chris
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