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Becky Hammon to coach Spurs in summer league

NBCSports.com: ProBasketballTalk (Dan Feldman) — She's a San Antonio assistant coach
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DeAndre Jordan spurns the Los Angeles Clippers to join the Dallas Mavericks

Yahoo.com: Ball Don't Lie (Kelly Dwyer) — Former Los Angeles Clippers center DeAndre Jordan, shockingly, will leave tens of millions of dollars on the table to join the Dallas Mavericks. The athletic center will sign a four-year, $80 million deal with Mark Cuban’s team: ESPN sources say DeAndre Jordan is on verge of accepting Mavs' four-year, $80M+ max offer. Dallas firmly in lead and decision likely today — Marc Stein...
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Sheridan’s Top 50 Free Agents: July 3 Edition

Sheridan Hoops (Chris Sheridan) — Decision day arrived for DeAndre Jordan, and he chose the Dallas Mavericks. That left the rest of the NBA waiting on LaMarcus Aldridge to make up his mind. But there are other decisions, too, including the one that will be made by George Karl, Vlade Divac and Vivek Ranadive on whether they want to roll the dice […]
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Report: Gary Neal agrees to one-year, $2.1 million deal with Wizards

NBCSports.com: ProBasketballTalk (Kurt Helin) — Key for the Wizards is this is a one-year deal, so they save their cap space for a Kevin Durant offer next summer.
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Top 50 Free Agents: Nos. 19-35

Sheridan Hoops (Chris Sheridan) — 19. Brandon Knight, G, Phoenix (Restricted): He was Jimmy Butler with training wheels, unable to reach accord on an extension with Milwaukee in October, elevating his game to borderline All-Star level and setting himself up for a huge payday as a restricted free agent this summer. Then Bucks management – likely influenced by ownership’s struggles […]
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Top 50 Free Agents: Nos. 36-50

Sheridan Hoops (Chris Sheridan) — 36. Patrick Beverley, G, Houston (Restricted): Last summer, Rockets GM Daryl Morey played chicken and lost with RFA Chandler Parsons but somehow landed on his feet thanks in part to the contributions of Beverley, whose season ended early with a wrist injury. Morey cannot afford to do the same this summer with “Mr. 94 Feet,” who […]
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Sources: Gary Neal agrees to one-year deal with Wizards

Yahoo.com: Adrian Wojnarowski (Adrian Wojnarowski) — Neal, 30, had been pursuing the chance to return to a contender, and as a Baltimore native, the Wizards offer a chance to return closer to home.
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Source: DeAndre Jordan agrees to $80 million deal with Mavericks

Yahoo.com: Marc J. Spears (Marc J. Spears) — Jordan has already informed Mavericks owner Mark Cuban and coach Rick Carlisle that he is joining Dallas.
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Report: D’Andre Jordan informs Knicks they are out of running

NBCSports.com: ProBasketballTalk (Kurt Helin) — This was expected, now the Knicks move forward with Robin Lopez.
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Becky Hammon will serve as head coach for San Antonio's Summer League entrant

Yahoo.com: Ball Don't Lie (Kelly Dwyer) — Becky Hammon is a decorated basketball player and a second-year assistant coach for the San Antonio Spurs. [ Follow Dunks Don't Lie on Tumblr: The best slams from all of basketball ] She will become the first woman to act as the head coach of an NBA Summer League team. This is the usual plan for young assistant head coaches, as San Antonio’s previous young assistant Ime Udoka was the...
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Sources: Robin Lopez agrees to four-year, $54 million deal with Knicks

Yahoo.com: Adrian Wojnarowski (Adrian Wojnarowski) — The agreement is contingent on the strong likelihood free agent DeAndre Jordan doesn't join the Knicks.
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Report: Wizards trying to trade Nene

NBCSports.com: ProBasketballTalk (Dan Feldman) — Washington could land David West
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