LeBron James rejects the idea he’s ever played on a “superteam”—despite numerous protestations to the contrary—but he may just be about to form one. ESPN reports the Cleveland Cavaliers tried to do a three-way deal heading into the 2017 draft that would have sent Paul George to Cleveland. Kevin Love
This free agent class is top-heavy, but falls off thereafter. The NBA has already seen one major shake-up with the Jimmy Butler trade to the Timberwolves on draft night. More moves are sure to come, both before the end of June as cap space expires and once midnight strikes on July 1, when NBA free
The NBA is moving to Nike having its jersey license starting in 2017-18, and the Charlotte Hornets are getting something different. While the rest of the league will have the Nike swoosh on their jerseys, Michael Jordan pulled those strings and made sure his Hornets would be under his Jumpman brand.