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OAKLAND, CALIFORNIA - JUNE 13:  Klay Thompson #11 of the Golden State Warriors reacts against the Toronto Raptors in the first half during Game Six of the 2019 NBA Finals at ORACLE Arena on June 13, 2019 in Oakland, California. 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 Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Klay Thompson returning to Warriors

July 02, 2019 | WNST Staff

Klay Thompson is staying with Golden State on a max deal…

TORONTO, CANADA - JUNE 10: Kevin Durant #35 of the Golden State Warriors shoots a free throw against the Toronto Raptors during Game Five of the NBA Finals on June 10, 2019 at Scotiabank Arena in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. 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 2019 NBAE (Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

Kevin Durant choses the Brooklyn Nets

July 01, 2019 | WNST Staff

The Brooklyn Nets made the biggest splash on free agent Sunday…

TORONTO, ONTARIO - MAY 25: Khris Middleton #22 of the Milwaukee Bucks dribbles during the first half against the Toronto Raptors in game six of the NBA Eastern Conference Finals at Scotiabank Arena on May 25, 2019 in Toronto, Canada. 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 Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Bucks’ Middleton gets 5 year $179 million deal

July 01, 2019 | WNST Staff

The Milwaukee Bucks kept one of their own in the fold…

CHARLOTTE, NC - APRIL 10: Kemba Walker #15 of the Charlotte Hornets drives to the basket during the game against the Orlando Magic on April 10, 2019 at Spectrum Center in Charlotte, North Carolina. 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 2019 NBAE (Photo by Kent Smith/NBAE via Getty Images)

Kemba Walker tells Hornets he’s joining Celtics

June 30, 2019 | WNST Staff

Kemba Walker is leaving the Hornets to join the Boston Celtics…

NEW YORK, NEW YORK - APRIL 18: D'Angelo Russell #1 of the Brooklyn Nets handles the ball in the first quarter against the Philadelphia 76ers during game three of Round One of the 2019 NBA Playoffs at Barclays Center on April 18, 2019 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. 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 Elsa/Getty Images)

Nets extend qualifying offer to D’Angelo Russell

June 29, 2019 | WNST Staff

The Nets are covering their bases with a qualifying offer to their star PG…

SANTA MONICA, CALIFORNIA - JUNE 24: NBA Commissioner Adam Silver speaks onstage during the 2019 NBA Awards presented by Kia on TNT at Barker Hangar on June 24, 2019 in Santa Monica, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images for Turner Sports)

NBA likely to approve coach challenges

June 29, 2019 | WNST Staff

Coaches likely to get 1 challenge per game next season…

OAKLAND, CALIFORNIA - JUNE 13:  Kawhi Leonard #2 of the Toronto Raptors is awarded the MVP after his team defeated the Golden State Warriors to win Game Six of the 2019 NBA Finals at ORACLE Arena on June 13, 2019 in Oakland, California. 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 Lachlan Cunningham/Getty Images)

Toronto captures first NBA title, beats Golden State in Game 6

June 14, 2019 | WNST Staff

Kawhi Leonard raised his arms high in triumph and celebrated Canada’s first NBA championship.

TORONTO, ONTARIO - JUNE 10:  Draymond Green #23 and Stephen Curry #30 of the Golden State Warriors celebrate their teams 106-105 win over the Toronto Raptors in Game Five of the 2019 NBA Finals at Scotiabank Arena on June 10, 2019 in Toronto, Canada. 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 Vaughn Ridley/Getty Images)

Golden State rallies to stay alive, win Game 5 of NBA Finals

June 10, 2019 | WNST Staff

Stephen Curry scored 31 points and Klay Thompson added 26 as they led a season-saving surge.

OAKLAND, CALIFORNIA - JUNE 07:  Kawhi Leonard #2 of the Toronto Raptors is defended by Klay Thompson #11 of the Golden State Warriors in the second half during Game Four of the 2019 NBA Finals at ORACLE Arena on June 07, 2019 in Oakland, California. 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 Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Leonard, Toronto move within victory of first NBA championship

June 07, 2019 | WNST Staff

Kawhi Leonard’s hot hand is sending the Raptors home on the cusp of a startling upset of Golden State.

OAKLAND, CA - JUNE 5:  Marc Gasol #33 of the Toronto Raptors hi-fives teammates during Game Three of the NBA Finals on June 5, 2019 at ORACLE Arena in Oakland, California. 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 Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2019 NBAE (Photo by Joe Murphy/NBAE via Getty Images)

Toronto survives Curry’s 47 for 123-109 win, 2-1 Finals lead

June 06, 2019 | WNST Staff

Kawhi Leonard, Danny Green, and Kyle Lowry kept finding answers for every big shot by Stephen Curry and the beat-up Warriors.