What you should know about NBA offseason in the coming weeks.1.
The Lakers have been busy getting a roster in place, including getting Jordan Clarkson, who was the league’s leading scorer and is the Lakers’ leading rebounder, signed to a multiyear deal.2.
The Nets have been active in the trade market, acquiring center Arron Afflalo from the Nets and adding forward Mason Plumlee and guard Kyle O’Quinn from the Knicks.3.
The Celtics have had a busy offseason, acquiring the services of guard Brandon Bass, forward Josh McRoberts, and forward Jayson Tatum from the Cavaliers, all of whom are expected to fill key roles in the offense.4.
The Bulls have been on the hunt for a solid veteran point guard, but have been unable to land one, with Rajon Rondo, Jr., on the block.5.
The Nuggets have been looking for an upgrade on their bench with the addition of forward Marreese Speights, a free agent from the Pistons, and guard Marcus Thornton, a trade exception.6.
The Rockets have made a few moves, including acquiring veteran guard Chris Paul from the Clippers and adding veteran forward Corey Brewer.7.
The Pelicans have been actively shopping for a veteran guard and are hoping to add a veteran big man to the mix, as well.8.
The Timberwolves have been trying to make a splash in free agency, adding former NBA All-Star Kevin Love to a trade with the Timberwolves and signing former All-NBA center Anthony Davis.9.
The Jazz have been one of the most active teams in the offseason, trading for veteran center Rodney Hood, veteran guard Tyreke Evans and veteran forward Derrick Favors.10.
The Knicks are set to re-sign former All New York City Nets guard Jeremy Lin.11.
The Grizzlies have been linked to veteran point guards Terrence Jones and Ty Lawson, but they have been unsuccessful in signing them.12.
The Bucks have been interested in acquiring veteran center J.J. Redick, who had his contract expiring at season’s end.13.
The Pacers have been very active in free agent acquisitions, including signing free agent forward Josh Smith.14.
The Suns have been involved in several free agent signings, including former Cleveland Cavaliers guard Brandon Knight and former Denver Nuggets center Tyson Chandler.15.
The Thunder have been heavily linked to point guard Derrick Rose, but he has yet to sign with the team.16.
The Warriors have made some moves to add veteran big men like point guard Stephen Curry, who signed a two-year, $45 million deal last offseason.17.
The Heat have been in the market for a wing to replace Luol Deng, who has been traded to the Spurs.18.
The Raptors have been shopping for veteran point forward Terrence Ross, who will be a restricted free agent.19.
The Magic have been adding veteran bigs to the roster, including point guard Lauri Markkanen and guard Aaron Gordon.20.
The Cavaliers have been searching for a scorer, as they’ve signed veteran forward Anthony Morrow to a three-year deal and have signed former All NBA center Tyson Brown to a four-year contract.21.
The Pistons have been making a splash on the free agent market, signing free agents like guard Shabazz Napier and center Nik Stauskas to long-term deals.22.
The Spurs have been a busy player acquisition, trading away veteran point center Tim Duncan, who is set to become an unrestricted free agent in 2020.23.
The Kings have been playing it safe, acquiring veteran point forwards Mike Conley and DeMarcus Cousins to pair with veteran guard Jrue Holiday, who also has been signed.24.
The Clippers have been dealing with injuries to some of their core players, but it’s unclear if they’ll have any trouble getting a veteran back to their rotation, as forward Jamal Crawford is set for free agency.25.
The Wizards have been inactive in free-agency activity, but will likely bring in veteran guard Markieff Morris in exchange for a player.26.
The Blazers have been working on a deal for veteran big forward Omri Casspi, who averaged 19.4 points, 7.8 rebounds and 2.3 blocks in 20.9 minutes per game for the Lakers last season.27.
The Mavericks are actively trying to add depth to their roster with veteran big and wing center Andrew Bogut signing a five-year $80 million deal with the Mavericks.28.
The Trail Blazers have made several moves to acquire veteran point players, including forward LaMarcus Aldridge, forward Chandler Parsons and forward Nicolas Batum.29.
The Hornets have been engaged in free agents for years, but haven’t gotten anything done.30.
The 76ers have been able to sign several big men, including shooting guard Dennis Schroder, center Spencer Hawes and forward Evan Turner, who have been acquired from the Bucks.31.
The Sixers have been doing some trades to bring