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LAS VEGAS, NV - JULY 12: NBA Commissioner Adam Silver speaks to the media after the Board of Governors meetings on July 12, 2016 at the Encore Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement.  Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2016 NBAE (Photo by David Dow/NBAE via Getty Images)

NBA moving All-Star Game out of Charlotte, cites LGBT law

July 21, 2016 | WNST Staff

“We do not believe we can successfully host our All-Star festivities in Charlotte in the climate created by HB2.”

LOS ANGELES, CA - JULY 13: (L-R) NBA players Carmelo Anthony, Chris Paul, Dwyane Wade and LeBron James speak onstage during the 2016 ESPYS at Microsoft Theater on July 13, 2016 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

Anthony among those leading call to end gun violence at ESPY Awards

July 13, 2016 | WNST Staff

“The urgency to create change is at an all-time high.”

FILE - JULY 11, 2016: It was reported that Tim Duncan of the San Antonio Spurs is retiring from the NBA after 19 seasons July 11, 2016. MEMPHIS, TN - APRIL 24:  Tim Duncan #21 of the San Antonio Spurs dribbles against Zach Randolph #50 of the Memphis Grizzlies during the second half of Game Four of the First Round of the NBA Playoffs at FedExForum on April 24, 2016 in Memphis, Tennessee. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement.  (Photo by Frederick Breedon/Getty Images)

Five-time NBA champ Duncan retires after 19 seasons

July 11, 2016 | WNST Staff

The 40-year-old announced his retirement on Monday, marking the end of an era for the San Antonio Spurs and the NBA.

OAKLAND, CA - JULY 07: Kevin Durant speaks to the media during the press conference where he was introduced as a member of the Golden State Warriors after they signed him as a free agent on July 7, 2016 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Warriors formally introduce Durant

July 08, 2016 | WNST Staff

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK - MAY 12: Manu Ginobili #20 of the San Antonio Spurs handles the ball against the Oklahoma City Thunder in Game Six of Western Conference Quarterfinals of the 2016 NBA Playoffs on May 12, 2016 Chesapeake Energy Arena in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2016 NBAE (Photo by Layne Murdoch/NBAE via Getty Images)

Ginobili returns to Spurs on 1 year deal

July 08, 2016 | WNST Staff

ORLANDO, FL - MARCH 26:  Mike Dunleavy #34 of the Chicago Bulls prepares to shoot a free throw against the Orlando Magic on March 26, 2016 at Amway Center in Orlando, Florida. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2016 NBAE (Photo by Fernando Medina/NBAE via Getty Images)

Cavaliers add Dunleavy, Jefferson returning

July 07, 2016 | WNST Staff

MIAMI, FL - JUNE 09:  Dwyane Wade #3 of the Miami Heat reacts before taking on the Boston Celtics in Game Seven of the Eastern Conference Finals in the 2012 NBA Playoffs on June 9, 2012 at American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement.  (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Wade leaves Heat for hometown Bulls

July 07, 2016 | WNST Staff

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK - APRIL 25: Dirk Nowitzki #41 of the Dallas Mavericks shoots against the Oklahoma City Thunder during Game Five of the Western Conference Quarterfinals during the 2016 NBA Playoffs at the Chesapeake Energy Arena on April 25, 2016 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.   NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by J Pat Carter/Getty Images)

Mavs give Nowitzki 2-year, 40M deal

July 06, 2016 | WNST Staff

FILE - JULY 04: Oklahoma City Thunder free agent Kevin Durant announced that he will sign a reportedly two-year, $54 million contract with the Golden State Warriors. OKLAHOMA CITY, OK - MAY 28:  Head coach Billy Donovan of the Oklahoma City Thunder talks with Kevin Durant #35 during the first half in game six of the Western Conference Finals against the Golden State Warriors during the 2016 NBA Playoffs at Chesapeake Energy Arena on May 28, 2016 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement.  (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

Durant ditching Thunder to join Warriors

July 05, 2016 | WNST Staff

CHICAGO, IL - APRIL 9:  Pau Gasol #16 of the Chicago Bulls handles the ball against the Cleveland Cavaliers on April 9, 2016 at the United Center in Chicago, Illinois. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2016 NBAE (Photo by Gary Dineen/NBAE via Getty Images)

Spurs, Pau Gasol agree to 30M deal

July 05, 2016 | WNST Staff