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Chris Mannix on Yahoo Sports’ Two-Man Game: “I’ve been hearing ramblings there’s legitimate interest in Chicago in potentially dealing Jimmy Butler this offseason.”
Bulls GM Gar Forman and VP of basketball operations John Paxson are likely to eye changes to the roster this offseason, per ESPN.
Cavaliers coach Tyronn Lue has resumed control of the defense, per the Akron Beacon Journal.
From the CBS Sports column: Why LeBron James’ Cavaliers homecoming has taken a wrong turn:
Pelicans GM Dell Demps has expressed reservations over the hiring of coach Alvin Gentry, per a video report from Yahoo Sports. Gentry was an assistant with…
Cavaliers coach Tyronn Lue and GM David Griffin have had conversations with star LeBron James “over the past few days regarding separate items,” per cleveland.com.
The Bucks have assigned rookie shooting guard Rashad Vaughn to the Canton Charge of the D-League, per GM John Hammond. (Full release.)
Multiple teams are sure to be interested in Kings center DeMarcus Cousins this summer, with several assuming he’ll be made available for trade.
Knicks star Carmelo Anthony wouldn’t be open to the idea of team president Phil Jackson coaching the team on a part-time basis next season, per the…
Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony would reportedly give strong consideration to waiving his no trade clause if it meant landing with the Clippers, per the New York…
Kings forward DeMarcus Cousins has been suspended one game for conduct detrimental to the team, per multiple reports.
Pelicans forward Ryan Anderson is strongly considering leaving the team in free agency this summer, per Basketball Insiders.
The Cavaliers will sign shooting guard Jordan McRae for the rest of the season, per cleveland.com. McRae had played 14 minutes for the Cavs through Monday….