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Projected W-L record for all 30 teams

How many games will the Warriors win with Kevin Durant? Which teams will jump from the lottery to the playoffs? Kevin Pelton uses real plus-minus to project the 2016-17 records for every team.

Usher wary of Warriors' stars coexisting (0:56)
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NBA draft 2017: Complete coverage

From prospect projections to the lottery and draft night, ESPN.com has complete coverage of the 2017 NBA draft.

Kobe Bryant Day inspires ESPN anchors (0:49)
When was the day the Lakers fell apart? (2:08)
Usher recalls triumphant Cavaliers win (1:48)
Brewer proclaims Harden will play better defense next season (1:59)
His & Hers rips Harden's new shoes (1:40)
Stephen A. Smith 'depressed' by thought of upcoming NBA season (1:03)
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Jamal Crawford's long and winding road

The NBA's only three-time Sixth Man of the Year didn't last this long -- through 16 seasons and 17 different head coaches -- by avoiding mistakes, but by learning from them.

Boeheim on Carmelo: 'He's unlikely to win an NBA title' (0:53)
Ingram wears a suit playing basketball (0:40)
Shenanigans ensue during Melo, Durant interviews (2:15)
LeBron's past requires him to support Durant's move (1:02)
On this date: Happy birthday, Reggie Miller! (0:50)
Butler claims he'd be better in the NFL than Thomas and Brown (2:33)
James: To 'own a team would be awesome' (0:51)
Drummond joins in on the 22-pushup challenge (0:50)


Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

Metta World Peace hosting a youth camp in his native borough of Queens, NY. The guess here is that World Peace is back in an NBA training camp this fall.

Which Kobe No. will be retired?

We go by the numbers to help you decide which one of Kobe Bryant's jerseys -- No. 8 or No. 24 -- should hang in the rafters at Staples Center.


Mike Mazzeo ESPN Staff Writer 

The NBA D-League expansion draft was held today and here's whose rights the Long Island Nets acquired by round: 1 Gary Forbes, 2 Carrick Felix, 3 Jamaal Franklin, 4 Akil Mitchell, 5 Peyton Siva, 6 Alex Kirk, 7 Austin Freeman, 8 Kendall Gray, 9 Lazar Heyward, 10 Dwyane Poole Jr., 11 Matt Bouldin, 12 Lewis Jackson.

Arash Markazi ESPN Senior Writer 

Happy Kobe Bryant Day from LA City Hall.

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Kobe on which number he'll retire. He laughed and said whichever number is chosen "it'll be pretty hard for someone else to wear the other"

Kobe receives warm welcome at City Hall

Kobe Bryant and his family arrive at Los Angeles' City Hall Council meeting to a crowd full of supporters on 'Kobe Bryant Day.'


Jovan Buha ESPN Editor 

Kobe posing with his family, City Council members and his Kobe Bryant Day plaque.

Jovan Buha ESPN Editor 

Clipper Darrell just popped up from the crowd and yelled, "I love you, Kobe!" Then he proceeded to start a "Kobe Bryant" chant.

J.A. Adande ESPN Senior Writer 

Council member says the lasting lesson from Kobe is "Keep shooting." #KobeDay