Rumor Roundup: Cunningham, LA, etc.
Former Cavaliers and Bucks guard Jared Cunningham has signed with Jiangsu Tongxi of China, per Sportando.
Cunningham, 25, appeared in 40 regular-season games with the Cavs last season.
The signing of forward Yi Jianlian of China is also official, the Lakers announced.
Former No. 1 overall draft pick and NBA center Kwame Brown is attempting a comeback, per his new agency.
Recently signed Clippers guard Alan Anderson has switched agents, from Mark Bartelstein to Chris Luchey, per HoopsHype.
Former D-League center Jordan Bachynski has agreed to a contract with the Nagoya Diamond Dolphins of Japan, per Upside & Motor.
Second-round draft pick Abdel Nader will play for the Celtics' D-League affiliate in Maine, per Yahoo Sports.
The Nets have hired Gianluca Pascucci as director of global scouting, and B.J. Johnson as coordinator of player evaluation, per the team.
Warriors guard Klay Thompson per an interview in GQ: "I just want to go out there and prove to people how great we can be. Everyday at the media session here I have to answer questions about it. 'Oh, how's the chemistry between you three.' Everyday."
Thompson added: "But it's part of the territory. I just give some automated answers. I can be pretty robotic. There's a lot of hype surrounding the franchise now, and deservedly so. It’s part of our job, we have to answer those questions." (Full story.)
The Lakers have reached an agreement with undrafted forward Zach Auguste (Notre Dame), per Basketball Insiders.
Sixers coach Brett Brown expects center Joel Embiid to play in the preseason, Brown says on a podcast with Zach Lowe of ESPN.
Former Dayton small forward Devin Oliver has agreed to a contract with Olimpija in Slovenia, per Amico Hoops.
Ex-Providence forward/center Kadeem Batts has agreed to terms on a deal with Polish club Rosa Radom, per Euorbasket News.
Former Tennessee forward Kenny Hall has agreed to sign with Koroivos of Greece, per Eurobasket News.