Michael Kaskey-Blomain

NBA free agency: Brandon Ingram, Pelicans agree to 5-year, $158M max contract extension, per report

Ingram had the best season of his young career during his first campaign with the Pelicans last season

Donovan Mitchell, Jazz agree to five-year rookie max extension worth up to $195 million, per report

Mitchell's deal is reportedly guaranteed for $163M, but can increase to $195M if he meets All-NBA criteria in 2020-21

NBA free agency: Marc Gasol narrowing his focus to Lakers, Raptors, per report

The Warriors and Clippers also had interest in Gasol

Gordon Hayward's stint with Celtics didn't go as expected, but there's no real blame to be placed

Injury issues, and the development of Jayston Tatum and Jaylen Brown, limited Hayward's impact in Boston

NBA free agency: Gordon Hayward signing four-year, $120 million deal with Hornets, per report

Charlotte will be Hayward's third NBA home after stints with the Jazz and Celtics

NBA free agency: Celtics' Gordon Hayward turns down $34M player option; intent on joining Pacers, per report

Hayward seems intent on getting to the Pacers, though the Knicks also have interest

Trade grades: Thunder send Ricky Rubio, two late first-rounders to Wolves for No. 17 pick in 2020 NBA Draft

OKC used the received 17th pick to select Aleksej Pokusevski, and also received James Johnson in the deal

Trade grades: Clippers acquire Luke Kennard from Pistons, send Landry Shamet to Nets in three-team deal

The Pistons received the No. 19 overall pick, which they used to select Saddiq Bey

Trade grades: Mavericks, 76ers swap guards as Josh Richardson heads to Dallas for Seth Curry

The Sixers also sent the No. 36 overall pick in this year's draft to the Mavericks, which became Tyler Bey

Trade grades: 76ers move on from Al Horford, deal veteran big man and two picks to Thunder for Danny Green

Horford has three years remaining on his contract, while Green will be a free agent next offseason

2020 NBA Draft: Daryl Morey swiftly reshapes 76ers with moves that complement Joel Embiid and Ben Simmons

Morey said that Embiid and Simmons are going to be in Philadelphia 'for a long time'

Lakers set to acquire Dennis Schroder, send Danny Green to OKC in trade with Thunder, per report

Schroder, who is coming off of the best season of his career, is set for free agency in 2021

Knicks coach Tom Thibodeau pushing team to make 'win now' moves, per report

Thibodeau has made the postseason in six of the eight seasons that he has served as a coach in the NBA

Tim Duncan stepping down from full-time assistant position with Spurs, per report

Duncan is expected to continue in a player-development role for the Spurs

Jrue Holiday trade rumors: Hawks emerge as potential destination for Pelicans guard, per report

The Pelicans have reportedly been openly discussing Holiday in trade talks

Michael Kaskey-Blomain covers the NBA for CBS Sports. He has covered the league in some capacity since 2009 for a variety of outlets including Philly.com, ESPN 97.3, and 247 Sports. Michael hails from Scranton, Pennsylvania (yes, he is a fan of The Office), and he currently resides in Philadelphia.