Cavaliers hire Cal women's coach Gottlieb to staff
Lindsay Gottlieb has become the first women's collegiate head coach to join an NBA team, leaving Cal-Berkeley to join John Beilein's staff with the Cleveland Cavaliers.
Sources: Davis meets with Pelicans EVP Griffin
Anthony Davis, who requested a trade from the Pelicans in January, and EVP David Griffin, who was hired in April, are expected to continue a dialogue in the near future, sources told ESPN.
Sources: Rockets making CP3, others available
Houston general manager Daryl Morey is making all players and picks available in talks, league sources told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski, and even Chris Paul could be moved in the right deal.
NBA, NBCA aim to develop 'level' coaching pool
The NBA and NBCA want to better train, prepare and identify coaches among groups that are underrepresented, including women, minorities and those of all religions and sexual orientations.
Kerr confirms KD out remainder of Rockets series
Golden State's Kevin Durant suffered a mild strain to his right calf and will miss the rest of the Warriors' Western Conference semifinal series with the Houston Rockets, the team said Thursday. He will be reevaluated next week.
Sources: Lakers want 2nd Lue, Williams meetings
Ty Lue met with Lakers GM Rob Pelinka for about 90 minutes Friday, a prelude to what the Lakers hope will be more detailed discussions with top candidates Lue and Monty Williams as soon as next week, sources told ESPN.
Sources: Walton reaches deal to coach Kings
Luke Walton, who mutually parted ways with the Lakers on Friday, has agreed to a deal in principle to coach the Sacramento Kings, sources told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski.
Sources: Griffin agrees to be Pels' executive VP
David Griffin has reached an agreement with the Pelicans to become the team's new executive vice president and will now oversee the trade process for Anthony Davis, sources told ESPN.
Kings' Divac fires Joerger after 39-win season
Kings GM Vlade Divac, whose contract was extended through the 2022-23 season, has fired coach Dave Joerger after dismissing assistant GM Brandon Williams earlier Thursday.
Sources: Heat's Richardson could miss 2 weeks
With Miami in a heated four-team race for three playoff spots, the Heat could be without Josh Richardson for two weeks due to a groin injury, sources told ESPN.