NBA rumors: Draft whispers, front office changes and more
With the draft lottery wrapped up, rumor season is in full effect. We’ll regularly round up the newest buzz going forward through the draft, free agency and beyond.
The Magic and Hawks are still dealing with fluid front office situations, the Lakers and Celtics are starting to court Lonzo Ball and Markelle Fultz, and there’s a whole lot left to sort out as players continue to work out for teams and executives start to lock in on their courses for the off-season.
You can find the latest news below.
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• The Atlanta Hawks plan to interview Chauncey Billups next week in Los Angeles for the team's general manager opening, according to ESPN's Chris Haynes.
• Hawks All-Star forward Paul Millsap has opted out of his $21.4 million contract for next season, according to Shams Charania of The Vertical. He averaged 18.1 points and 7.7 rebounds in the regular season.