Ramona Shelburne: If Lakers miss on their top three FA targets, they’re more likely to pursue David Lee in a trade than revisit Boogie talks: 7 more rumors
Adrian Wojnarowski: Phoenix has traded Marcus Morris, Reggie Bullock and Danny Granger to Detroit for future picks, league sources tell Yahoo Sports. The Pistons will send the Suns a 2020 second-round draft pick. So yes, the Suns are clearing salary cap space.
Adrian Wojnarowski: The Suns have cleared $20M in salary cap space, allowing them to potentially sign LaMarcus Aldridge without the need for a sign-and-trade.: 71 more rumors
Adrian Wojnarowski: Sources: If Mavs miss on DeAndre Jordan, it’s expected talks with Indiana on Monta Ellis-Roy Hibbert centered sign-and-trade will happen.: 3 more rumors
Ramona Shelburne: The Lakers stopped calling Kings about Boogie after drafting @D’Angelo Russell –whom they want to keep. Kings haven’t called back either: 19 more rumors
Howard Beck: David Lee has one year left on deal, so no long-term cap issues for team acquiring him. Still a very effective scorer/rebounder/passer. I do know that Knicks have had discussions about reacquiring Lee. But they had to explore all FA options first. It’s a possibility. David Lee remains very popular with Knicks fans. Many didn’t want to see him go back in 2010, when they signed Amare. Would be good PR, too. To those asking: Teams w/cap room wouldn’t have to give up much to get Lee from GSW. They want to shed his salary, minimize tax hit.: 7 more rumors
Blazers GM Neil Olshey drafted Eric Bledsoe, but the Suns aren’t interested in dealing Bledsoe, per several league sources, and the Bledsoe–Damian Lillard pairing might leave both players frustrated.: 6 more rumors
Sean Cunningham: Predictably so, told Jason Thompson is thrilled to be heading home to Philly. His franchise high games played ends at 541 – 405 as starter
Derek Bodner: League source confirms the #sixers get the Kings 2018 1st round pick (at earliest) and right to swap 1st rd pick with Kings in 2016 + 2017.
The Sacramento Kings cleared about $16 million in salary-cap space on Wednesday night, unloading two significant contracts onto the Philadelphia 76ers, league sources told Yahoo Sports. The Kings traded forwards Carl Landry and Jason Thompson and 2014 No. 8 overall draft pick Nik Stauskas to the 76ers for the rights to overseas players and a future second-round draft pick, sources said. The Kings will send the Sixers a protected future first-round draft pick as part of the deal, league sources told Yahoo Sports.
Zach Lowe: Hearing the Sixers have also acquired the rights to at least one Sacto draft pick in this trade. Digging further.
Adrian Wojnarowski: Sacramento is trading Jason Thompson and Carl Landry as part of a salary dump to the Philadelphia 76ers. The Kings are sending Nik Staukas to the 76ers as part of the deal too, league sources tell Yahoo Sports.
Adrian Wojnarowski: Sacramento is clearing the space for a pursuit in free agency, league sources tell Yahoo. Stauskas had been pursued by several teams. 76ers sending the rights of oveseas players to Kings as part of Philly wanted Stauskus and will take on Thompson/Landry salaries.
Jake Pavorsky: Source: Houston Rockets aren’t convinced they’re out on LaMarcus Aldridge, and have talked to Philadelphia about possibly taking on players. No word on how far these talks have gotten, could possibly be exploratory. But Philly and Houston have talked about guys like Terrence Jones. Please do not take this as “ALDRIDGE TO HOUSTON”. I’m just saying, Houston has had discussions with Philly just in case.: 71 more rumors
Chris Vivlamore: I’m told the Tiago Splitter deal will be done July 9. May have to wait until then for all the details. Stay tuned.
Arash Markazi: The Clippers have guaranteed Jamal Crawford’s contract next season. They’re shopping him but won’t deal him if they don’t get a good deal.: 2 more rumors