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57mJackie MacMullan

What a title will never fix for Kerr and Myers

Tragedy and unspeakable loss have defined the strong relationship between Warriors coach Steve Kerr and general manager Bob Myers, who both understand there are bigger things than basketball.

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Meet Team USA's roster for the Rio Games

Some of the game's best might be sitting out, but plenty of star power remains to represent the United States at the 2016 Olympics. See who will be donning the red, white and blue in Rio.

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Lakers GM says team needs help everywhere (1:00)
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Silver joins NBA, WNBA at NYC Pride Parade

Former pro players Jason Collins and Sue Wick, along with NBA commissioner Adam Silver and WNBA president Lisa Borders, served as representatives on the leagues' parade float.

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Greeny: If LeBron acted like a Messi or Ronaldo, we'd destroy him (1:28)
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3dChad Ford

Top 5 prospects for stellar 2017 NBA draft

Who are the best NBA prospects in the 2017 draft class? Chad Ford gives his top five and previews the big storylines to watch for next year.

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Kupchak impressed with Ingram's competitive drive (2:03)
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Durant's free agency decision all about timing (2:13)
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Rose to Chicago: 'Thank you' for trading me (0:18)
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Tougher shot, Steph's 37-footer or Kyrie's 3 to win Game 7? (1:25)
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Warning: Don't get in Ben Simmons' way (0:37)
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'The Dikembe Mutombo song' will make your day (2:25)
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Nichols: NBA must address one-and-done (2:17)
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Whiteside: It's about 'finding the best situation for myself' (2:07)
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How would Durant look on the Warriors? (0:45)
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Will a team be willing to pay Howard max money? (0:53)
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3dMichael C. Wright

Spurs to bring aboard Ryan Arcidiacono

The Spurs, who had just one draft pick this year, have agreed to a two-year deal with Final Four standout Ryan Arcidiacono of Villanova.

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P. Gasol picks Spanish team over Zika concerns

Pau Gasol says he is willing to go to Rio de Janeiro for the Olympic Games, noting that his commitment to the Spanish national team is greater than his fears about the Zika virus.

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Jemele says Knicks 'delusional' if they think Durant is coming (1:51)
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3dJohn Cregan

Cregan: Fantasy winners, losers from 2016 NBA draft

John Cregan breaks down the biggest winners and losers from a fantasy perspective based on Thursday's NBA draft. He sees Brandon Ingram thriving as a rookie in Los Angeles.

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Chad Ford's Top 100 NBA Draft prospects

The names at the top have been set in stone for a while now, but where does everyone else slot in? Our resident guru ranks the top 100 prospects for the 2016 NBA Draft.

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Ohm Youngmisuk ESPN Staff Writer 

Carmelo Anthony was asked if he's "reinvigorated" as Phil Jackson has said. "Phil said I'm reinvigorated?" Anthony asked with a smile and chuckle. "I'm reinvigorated." Anthony does seem genuinely excited about the Derrick Rose trade and recent direction of Knicks but knows there's still more pieces that need to be added.

Ohm Youngmisuk ESPN Staff Writer 

Carmelo Anthony says he's spoken to Kevin Durant about the Knicks and free agency. And Melo adds on the Derrick Rose trade: "I like it. I like it a lot... I'm a big fan of Rose."

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

Carmelo Anthony on the Derrick Rose trade: "I like that a lot."

Lakers seek big men in free agency

GM Mitch Kupchak says while the Lakers want to develop their frontcourt talent, they are also aggressively seeking better overall talent.

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Ohm Youngmisuk ESPN Staff Writer 

Carmelo Anthony says he has spoken to team doctors concerning the Zika virus before deciding to play for Team USA in Brazil.

Timberlake makes Memphis' pitch to Conley

With a little help from nine-time Grammy winner Justin Timberlake, the Grizzlies show Mike Conley why he should stay in Memphis. Recruiting pitch

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Justin Verrier ESPN Staff Writer 

Tre Demps, son of Pelicans GM Dell Demps, will play for the Chicago Bulls in summer league, his management firm, Priority Sports, announced. The younger Demps, an undrafted free agent, averaged 15.7 points, 3.6 rebounds and 3.3 assists a game as a senior at Northwestern this past season.

Chris Forsberg ESPN Staff Writer 

Rookie of the Year odds (via @BovadaLV) not particularly bullish on Boston's Jaylen Brown.

Marc Stein ESPN Senior Writer 

Carmelo Anthony tells ESPN that his recruitment of Kevin Durant has already begun, saying: "We've been together. We've been talking."

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

2014 2nd-round pick Louis Layberie will play for the Knicks' Summer League team. Others on the roster include Ron Baker, Marshall Plumlee, Marvelle Harris and JP Tokoto, according to reports. Also, Souleyman Diabate, a 6-0 guard from the Ivory Coast, will play for the club in Summer League. The first summer league practice is scheduled for Wednesday.

Harden dunks on kid at basketball camp

James Harden was a big hit with campers after slamming on one of their own. Watch it

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USA Basketball has a lot of star power

While some of the game's best players have decided to no participate, there are still plenty of big names who will represent the United States at the 2016 Olympics. Meet the team

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Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

Add international guard Souleyman Diabate to the list of players on the Knicks' Summer League roster. Others include Ron Baker, Marshall Plumlee, Marvelle Harris and JP Tokoto, according to reports. The 29-year-old Diabate, a 6-0 guard from the Ivory Coast, has been on the radar of Knicks scouts for several months.