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Best, worst draft picks: Lakers, Celtics, more

Six teams found very good value in the draft, including the Warriors and Lakers. Other teams reached too far. Kevin Pelton has the facts on the best and worst decisions in the draft.

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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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Windhorst: Rose needed this fresh start (1:01)
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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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Boogie's Twitter game is on point (1:06)
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Warriors have looming roster decisions (0:58)
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By presidential decree: Put a shirt on, J.R. (0:24)
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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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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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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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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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Fran Fraschilla @franfraschilla

If you're Spurs' 1st Rd pick, Dejounte Murray, should be ecstatic. You have lottery tools & now shooting savant, Chip Engelland, as tutor.

Durant's decision all about timing

Brian Windhorst says the timing of Kevin Durant's decision will be the first, and biggest, domino to fall in free agency.

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