Clippers to sign center Isaiah Hartenstein to training camp deal — Daily Breeze

The Clippers will sign free agent center Isaiah Hartenstein to a training camp deal, according to a report from ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski that was confirmed by a league source Saturday. The 7-foot Hartenstein has played four three teams in his three NBA seasons, including last season for Denver and Cleveland; the 23-year-old put up 8.3…

Clippers to sign center Isaiah Hartenstein to training camp deal — Daily Breeze

Kevin Durant, Team USA overcome slow start to reach gold-medal game — Press Enterprise

SAITAMA, Japan — Kevin Durant and the Americans still have their grip on gold and it’s going to take more than a few bad minutes for anyone to take it away from them. They were awful early, then awesome afterward against Australia. Durant scored 23 points, Devin Booker had 20 and the U.S. blew past…

Kevin Durant, Team USA overcome slow start to reach gold-medal game — Press Enterprise

Nets signing Patty Mills & James Johnson, Bruce Brown takes QO — ProBasketballTalk | NBC Sports

Australia (led by Patty Mills) and Team USA (led by Kevin Durant) will face off in the Tokyo Olympic semifinals.

Nets signing Patty Mills & James Johnson, Bruce Brown takes QO — ProBasketballTalk | NBC Sports

DeMar DeRozan says he hung up on Masai Ujiri when Raptors president called about trade — ProBasketballTalk | NBC Sports

DeMar DeRozan believes Raptors president Masai Ujiri lied to him before trading him to the Spurs for Kawhi Leonard in 2018.

DeMar DeRozan says he hung up on Masai Ujiri when Raptors president called about trade — ProBasketballTalk | NBC Sports

What the Starling Marte trade means for the future of this Oakland A’s core — East Bay Times

The Oakland A’s swapped a cost-controlled, high-ceiling pitcher for a 32-year-old rental, an uncharacteristic that tells us the organization may see their 2021 run as its last hurrah for this core. At its surface, the trade for former All-Star Starling Marte that sent Jesús Luzardo — the 23-year-old pitcher once seen as the future of…

What the Starling Marte trade means for the future of this Oakland A’s core — East Bay Times

Kyle Lowry free agency latest: Pelicans want him to be their Chris Paul; Mavs, Heat, 76ers interested — ProBasketballTalk | NBC Sports

Kyle Lowry is in high demand.

Kyle Lowry free agency latest: Pelicans want him to be their Chris Paul; Mavs, Heat, 76ers interested — ProBasketballTalk | NBC Sports

Report: Bradley Beal irked by Wizards’ process of hiring Wes Unseld Jr. over Sam Cassell — ProBasketballTalk | NBC Sports

Bradley Beal is reportedly considering requesting a trade from the Wizards.

Report: Bradley Beal irked by Wizards’ process of hiring Wes Unseld Jr. over Sam Cassell — ProBasketballTalk | NBC Sports