Wizards GM Tommy Sheppard denies John Wall requested a trade, says no trade planned — ProBasketballTalk | NBC Sports

John Wall reportedly wanted to be traded from the Wizards.

Wizards GM Tommy Sheppard denies John Wall requested a trade, says no trade planned — ProBasketballTalk | NBC Sports

Report: Waters follows Fall in signing 2nd 2-way deal with Boston Celtics — Celtics Wire

Boston Celtics two way guard Tremont Waters inked a second two way deal with the team that drafted him with the 51st pick of the 2019 NBA draft out of Louisiana State University. The New Haven, Connecticut native had a breakout year for the Celtics at the G League level, with Waters spending the bulk…

Report: Waters follows Fall in signing 2nd 2-way deal with Boston Celtics — Celtics Wire

Bruins sign Jake DeBrusk to two-year deal — Boston Herald

The Bruins took care of one more piece of business on Monday, inking restricted free agent Jake DeBrusk to a two-year extension worth an annual cap hit of $3.675 million. There was some talk that DeBrusk had been looking for as much as $5 million per year but, without arbitration rights, he had little leverage…

Bruins sign Jake DeBrusk to two-year deal — Boston Herald

Warriors sign former Louisville guard Dwayne Sutton — East Bay Times

With training camp little more than a week away, the Warriors have agreed to sign undrafted rookie free agent Dwayne Sutton, a league source confirmed with the Bay Area News Group. Sutton, 23, established himself as a two-way player who can shoot, rebound and hustle during his three years at Louisville after transferring from UNC…

Warriors sign former Louisville guard Dwayne Sutton — East Bay Times

White Sox, Yankees Now Set To Play At Field Of Dreams On Aug. 21, 2021 — CBS Chicago

The White Sox are now tentatively scheduled to play the New York Yankees at the Field of Dreams in August of next year, after the game planned there for this season had to be canceled because of the COVID-19 pandemic.

White Sox, Yankees Now Set To Play At Field Of Dreams On Aug. 21, 2021 — CBS Chicago

Why did the Nuggets bet big on R.J. Hampton? Because “he’s going to be an All-Star” — The Denver Post

The Denver Nuggets never thought they’d have a shot at R.J. Hampton.

Why did the Nuggets bet big on R.J. Hampton? Because “he’s going to be an All-Star” — The Denver Post

Markieff Morris will run it back with the Lakers on 1-year deal — Whittier Daily News

Last month on his way out of AdventHealth Arena, Markieff Morris paused near a group of reporters, cradling the Larry O’Brien Trophy under his arm. “She look good, don’t she?” he asked with a beaming grin. “She look great.” Now the man who carried the championship trophy out of the building looks to bring it…

Markieff Morris will run it back with the Lakers on 1-year deal — Whittier Daily News

NBA players hailed by pope at Vatican for demanding social justice — KTLA

Pope Francis lauded a delegation of NBA players who met with him at the Vatican on Monday as “champions” and said he supported their work on addressing social injustice. Five players — Marco Belinelli, Sterling Brown, Jonathan Isaac, Kyle Korver and Anthony Tolliver — were joined by NBA players’ union executive director Michele Roberts and […]

NBA players hailed by pope at Vatican for demanding social justice — KTLA

Lakers are winning this offseason, but Clippers make a late play — Daily Republic

By Dan Woike, Los Angeles Times Patrick Beverley and Lou Williams, the stalwarts from the Clippers’ backcourt, peacocked across a casino floor in Las Vegas, their team the unquestioned winners after a wild night of free agency. It was the summer of 2019, and all that covered their faces were ear-to-ear smiles as the backcourt basked […]

Lakers are winning this offseason, but Clippers make a late play — Daily Republic

Red Sox ‘showing interest’ in veteran starter J.A. Happ, per report — Boston Herald

The Red Sox are in dire need of starting pitching help this winter, and they’re reportedly in on a former Yankee. The Sox are “showing interest” in veteran left-hander J.A. Happ, according to MLB Network’s Jon Morosi. The Yankees declined the 38-year-old Happ’s $17 million option, making him a free agent. The Angels and Blue…

Red Sox ‘showing interest’ in veteran starter J.A. Happ, per report — Boston Herald
J.A. Happ — pic by Larry Millson.