Patrick Beverley got his first start for the Rockets and then saw teammate Jeremy Lin leave with a chest injury before going off for 16 points, 12 rebounds, six assists, two steals, a block and two 3-pointers on 7-of-13 shooting in 41 minutes of Wednesday's tough Game 2 loss to the Thunder.
DeMar DeRozan does not plan to schedule meetings with other teams at the start of free agency, according to Tim McMahon of ESPN.com.
Kyrie Irving has accepted his invitation from USA Basketball to play in the 2016 Olympics.
The Lakers plan to "aggressively pursue" Hassan Whiteside in free agency, according to ESPN's Marc Stein and Ramona Shelburne.
The Jazz are not looking to trade Gordon Hayward according to Deseret News.
Earl Watson said that the Suns are not shopping Eric Bledsoe.
Harrison Barnes has made the Team USA roster for the Rio Olympics.
Pau Gasol announced that he will play for Spain in the Olympics this summer, but Serge Ibaka said that he will not participate.
The Warriors, Spurs and Thunder are the first three known teams to have recruiting meetings with Kevin Durant, according to ESPN's Marc Stein.
Derrick Rose said he wants to play with Joakim Noah.
Bradley Beal will not participate for Team USA this summer.
If the Warriors can't sign Kevin Durant, they are expected to look at Nicolas Batum in free agency.