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5-on-5: Ranking top NBA free agents and fits

NBA free agency is almost here. With a huge salary-cap jump expected, who are the top available players this year? Can the Cavs add a piece for a second title run? Our NBA experts go 5-on-5.

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Durant's free agency decision all about timing (2:13)
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Warning: Don't get in Ben Simmons' way (0:37)
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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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Rose to Chicago: 'Thank you' for trading me (0:18)
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Warriors have looming roster decisions (0:58)
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Durant set to meet with Warriors, Spurs, Thunder (1:07)
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Serge Ibaka was limited in Oklahoma City (1:42)
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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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How would Durant look on the Warriors? (0:45)
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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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LeBron is just a kid from Akron

It's often said there's no place like home, and that proved true when the city LeBron James has carried put him on a pedestal and celebrated the King's latest NBA title.

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Jemele says Knicks 'delusional' if they think Durant is coming (1:51)
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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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Top fashions of NBA draft (0:56)
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Boogie's Twitter game is on point (1:06)
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Windhorst: Rose needed this fresh start (1:01)
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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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Mike Mazzeo ESPN Staff Writer 

The New York Daily News is reporting that Jamal Crawford could be an option for the Knicks at shooting guard. Crawford, a former Knick, is a super scorer off the bench. New York is currently thin at the position.

Warning: Don't get in Ben Simmons' way

A cameraman fell down trying to film Ben Simmons at the NBA draft, but Simmons was breaking ankles way before that.

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Tim MacMahon ESPN Staff Writer 

Source: DeMar DeRozan will focus on getting a deal done to return to the Raptors as free agency opens. No plans to meet with other teams barring the unforeseen development of talks breaking down the Toronto.

Marc Stein ESPN Senior Writer 

ESPN sources say Kyrie Irving has accepted an invitation from USA Basketball to play on this summer's Olympic team

Warriors have looming roster decisions

Brian Windhorst says the Warriors would need to remake the roster if they were to bring in Kevin Durant.

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WSOP @WSOP

Today's scheduled bracelet ceremony takes place around 2:30 for Michael Gathy, Jaiqi Xu and Rafael Lebron.

Jalen Rose translates Obama's call

This is what the president really meant when he called Cavs coach Tyronn Lue.

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Marc Stein ESPN Senior Writer 

Story posting now with @ramonashelburne: @espn sources say the Lakers plan to aggressively pursue Miami's Hassan Whiteside in free agency

Kevin Pelton ESPN Staff Writer 

So far, just two possible free agents have reportedly picked up their 2016-17 player options: Caron Butler and Mo Williams.

Are the Knicks interested in Joakim Noah?

Brian Windhorst says playing in his hometown along with former teammate Derrick Rose is an option.

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