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NBA Notebook: Griffin, Paul opt out of contracts

NBA Notebook: Griffin, Paul opt out of contracts

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June 23 Power forward Blake Griffin opted out of his contract with the Los Angeles Clippers on Friday and point guard Chris Paul will do the same sometime next week, according to multiple published reports. FULL STORY

Timberwolves acquire All-Star Butler from Bulls

Timberwolves acquire All-Star Butler from Bulls

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June 22 Butler was reportedly dealt from the Chicago Bulls for guards Zach LaVine and Kris Dunn, plus the No. 7 overall pick during Thursday's NBA draft, according to multiple outlets. ESPN reported the No. 16 overall pick FULL STORY

76ers tab Fultz with No. 1 pick of NBA draft

76ers tab Fultz with No. 1 pick of NBA draft

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June 22 Markelle Fultz was once cut from the varsity team in high school and now he is the No. 1 overall pick in the NBA draft. FULL STORY

NBA STANDINGS

Eastern
Atlantic
TEAM
W-L
PCT
GB
New York Knicks
31-51
.378
22
Philadelphia 76ers
28-54
.341
25
Brooklyn Nets
20-62
.244
33
Toronto Raptors
x-51-31
.622
2
Boston Celtics
x-53-29
.646
-
Central
TEAM
W-L
PCT
GB
Detroit Pistons
37-45
.451
16
Milwaukee Bucks
x-42-40
.512
11
Indiana Pacers
x-42-40
.512
11
Chicago Bulls
x-41-41
.500
12
Cleveland Cavaliers
x-51-31
.622
2
Southeast
TEAM
W-L
PCT
GB
Miami Heat
41-41
.500
12
Charlotte Hornets
36-46
.439
17
Orlando Magic
29-53
.354
24
Washington Wizards
y-49-33
.598
4
Atlanta Hawks
x-43-39
.524
10
Western
Northwest
TEAM
W-L
PCT
GB
Portland Trail Blazers
41-41
.500
26
Denver Nuggets
40-42
.488
27
Minnesota Timberwolves
31-51
.378
36
Utah Jazz
y-51-31
.622
16
Oklahoma City Thunder
x-47-35
.573
20
Pacific
TEAM
W-L
PCT
GB
Sacramento Kings
32-50
.390
35
Los Angeles Lakers
26-56
.317
41
Phoenix Suns
24-58
.293
43
Los Angeles Clippers
x-51-31
.622
16
Golden State Warriors
z-67-15
.817
-
Southwest
TEAM
W-L
PCT
GB
New Orleans Pelicans
34-48
.415
33
Dallas Mavericks
33-49
.402
34
San Antonio Spurs
y-61-21
.744
6
Memphis Grizzlies
x-43-39
.524
24
Houston Rockets
x-55-27
.671
12