The deal is expected to be completed with a sign-and-trade via the Detroit Pistons.
Jake Kemp (BaD Radio - 96.7 The Ticket) talks NBA free agency approaching, shares who he thinks the Dallas Mavericks could go after, gives his opinion on the Mavs drafting Josh Green, and what other teams to keep an eye on throughout free agency.
Houston Rockets guard Austin Rivers has decided to opt out of his contract and become an unrestricted free agent, a source told The Undefeated's Marc J. Spears.
Tim Hardaway Jr. is exercising his $18.9 million player option with the Dallas Mavericks after thriving in a starting role last season, a source told ESPN's Tim MacMahon.
Cody Stoots (Sports Illustrated) talks James Harden and Russell Westbrook wanting out of Houston, Tilman Fertitta is to blame, what the Rockets could get in return for Harden, shares about the Houston Texans ownership, and the possibility for a JJ Watt trade.
Richard Stayman (MavsDraft.com) talks NBA Draft prospects, what kind of player the Dallas Mavericks are looking for, gives his opinion on Jahmius Ramsey and Tyrese Haliburton, and shares other possible prospects the Mavs could use their picks on.
Ben DuBose (SportsTalk790) talks Mike D'Antoni parting ways with the Houston Rockets, the challenges of finding a suitable replacement, who will be making the decision on the hiring of the next head coach, and his opinion on who would make a good fit at the head coach position for the Housto…