Brad Turner: Clippers really like Milos Teodosic and he will be back on team, per source. He opted in to his $6.3 million deal.
The Thunder are working on trade scenarios where Anthony, 34, would be moved as an expiring contract and be waived, becoming a free agent once his $27.9 million 2017-18 salary clears waivers. Oklahoma City needs Anthony’s permission to waive his no-trade clause, which he has done to facilitate his exit, league sources said.
David Pick: Dallas and Real Madrid have reached a buyout agreement for Luka Doncic, according to sources in Las Vegas. Mavs waiting for the official LOC to clear the Euroleague MVP for the NBA Summer League.
The Nets can contribute $675,000 toward Musa’s $1 million buyout, and general manager Sean Marks said it will be settled in time for the season. While Musa said he will play in Las Vegas Summer League, Marks was more noncommittal. “There’s a little bit of decompressing and recovery that needs to take place. We’ll weigh it and see what happens,” said Marks, who praised the confidence and shot-making of Musa and second-rounder Rodions Kurucs. “It’s just their confidence. Both these guys have been playing at a high level for years now. We’ve followed them closely. It’s a thrill to watch how they conduct themselves on the court. They can rise up in big moments. … These guys are both hungry, they’re competitive, they’ve got a certain fire and grit to them and they want to succeed.”