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Report: Sheppard to be named Wizards' GM

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July 20 Tommy Sheppard will have the interim title pulled off and be named general manager of the Washington Wizards, the Washington Post reported on Friday. FULL STORY

Kings hire ex-WNBA player Harding as assistant coach

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July 19 Former Duke and WNBA player Lindsey Harding has been hired by the Sacramento Kings as an assistant coach. FULL STORY

Pacers add second Holiday brother, sign G Justin

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July 19 The Indiana Pacers added more guard help Friday in the wake of Darren Collison's recent retirement, signing a one-year, $4.8 million deal with free-agent guard Justin Holiday. FULL STORY

Harden pulls out of FIBA World Cup

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July 19 Houston Rockets star guard James Harden has withdrawn from playing for USA Basketball in the FIBA World Cup in China, according to the Houston Chronicle. FULL STORY

Raptors sign former Iowa St. G Thomas

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July 19 The Toronto Raptors announced the signing of guard Matt Thomas on Friday, a move that had been in the works for weeks. FULL STORY

Nike files countersuit against Leonard over 'Klaw' logo

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July 18 Reigning NBA Finals MVP Kawhi Leonard took full charge of his free-agency status in his stunning move to the Los Angeles Clippers earlier this month. FULL STORY

Rockets' Harden buys minority share in Houston soccer teams

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July 18 Superstar James Harden has made an investment in his NBA city, buying a minority stake in the group that runs the Houston Dynamo of Major League Soccer, the Houston Dash of the National Women's Soccer League and BBVA Stadium, where the soccer teams play. FULL STORY

Report: Raptors G Lowry undergoes thumb procedure

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July 18 Toronto Raptors guard Kyle Lowry underwent a procedure to repair a tendon in his left thumb, but he still plans on being available for the upcoming FIBA World Cup, ESPN reported. FULL STORY

Report: Suns agree to deal with F Diallo

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July 18 Free-agent forward Cheick Diallo agreed to a two-year contract with the Phoenix Suns, ESPN reported Wednesday. FULL STORY

Report: Paul trade talks stall, could play for Thunder

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July 17 The Oklahoma City Thunder's discussions to trade newly acquired point guard Chris Paul have stalled, ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski reported Wednesday, increasing the odds that he begins the season with the team. FULL STORY