: Lakers trade D'Angelo Russell to Nets for Brook Lopez
The Lakers agreed to a cap-clearing trade that will send point guard D’Angelo Russell and center Timofey Mozgov to the Nets in exchange for Robin Lopez.
: Wizards get Tim Frazier from Pelicans for 2nd-round pick
Washington Wizards have acquired guard Tim Frazier from the New Orleans Pelicans in exchange for their 2017 second-round pick (52nd overall).
: Greg Monroe opts into $17.9 million final year of contract in Milwaukee
Greg Monroe has informed the Milwaukee Bucks that he will exercise his $17.88 million player option for next season.
: Nick Young picks free agency after 4 years with L.A.
Lakers' Nick Young has elected not to exercise his option to extend his contract for the 2017-18 season. Young has become an unrestricted free agent.
: Langston Galloway to opt out of deal with Kings
Sacramento Kings guard Langston Galloway is declining his player option for the 2017-18 season and will test free agency.
: Hornets acquire Dwight Howard from Hawks
Charlotte Hornets have acquired center Dwight Howard from the Atlanta Hawks in exchange for Marco Belinelli, Miles Plumlee.
: Pau Gasol opts out, will re-sign with Spurs
Spurs center Pau Gasol will decline the $16.2 million option on his 2017-18 contract, but intends to work with the franchise on a new, longer-term deal.
: Timberwolves waive popular big man Nikola Pekovic
The Minnesota Timberwolves have waived center Nikola Pekovic. He had played only 12 games the past two seasons and hadn’t played since January 2016.
: David Lee to decline $1.6M option with Spurs
David Lee is expected to decline his $1.6 million player option for the 17-18 season with the San Antonio Spurs. Lee averaged 7.3 points and 5.6 rebounds.
: Aron Baynes declines player option with Pistons
Detroit Pistons center Aron Baynes has declined his $6.5 million player option with the team to become a free agent. Baynes averaged 4.9 points last season.
: GM Griffin, Cavs part ways after title, 3 straight Finals
The Cleveland Cavaliers and its General Manager, David Griffin, have mutually decided not to extend David’s current contract, which ends June 30, 2017.
: 76ers acquiring No. 1 pick in trade with Celtics
Philadelphia 76ers President Bryan Colangelo announced today that the team has acquired the first overall pick in the 2017 NBA Draft from the Boston Celtics.
: Hall of Famer Jerry West joins L.A. Clippers as consultant
The L.A. Clippers announced the hiring of Jerry West, who will serve as a consultant for the team. West is a two-time NBA Executive of the Year.
: Grizzlies expect Chandler Parsons to be ready for training camp
Grizzlies GM met with the media Monday and updated the status of forward Chandler Parsons, who had surgery in March to fix the medial meniscus in his left knee.
: Pacers' Ellis, Pistons' Bullock suspended 5 games
Monta Ellis of the Indiana Pacers and Reggie Bullock of the Detroit Pistons have been suspended five games under the NBA's anti-drug program.
: Andre Iguodala has already agreed on salary to re-sign with Warriors
Andre Iguodala has already indicated that his negotiation is almost already done and that he will re-sign with the Warriors.
: Jon Horst named Bucks general manager
The Milwaukee Bucks have named Jon Horst as General Manager. Horst, 34, has served as the team’s Director of Basketball Operations since 2008.
: Paul George committed to playing for Pacers in 2017-18
Paul George is committed to playing for the Pacers next season, though the larger question still looms: Will he continue to suit up in Indiana beyond 2017-18?
: Bill Russell to be honored with NBA's lifetime award
Bill Russell will be honored with the Lifetime Achievement Award. Russell was one of the league's dominant defensive players and won five NBA MVP awards.
: Nuggets promote Tim Connelly, Arturas Karnisovas
Nuggets announced that Tim Connelly has been promoted to President of Basketball Operations while Arturas Karnisovas has been promoted to General Manager.