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The Most Important NBA Rumors And News: Anthony Davis, Kyrie Irving And Kevin Durant

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There’s a lot of things happening on the NBA right now, as we’re just a couple days away from this year’s trade deadline so all teams are working overnight to try and pull a co{uple moves off right away.

Catching up with all news can get kind of difficult and overwhelming at times, so we’re going to give you a hand at Fadeaway World so you don’t miss on today’s most important news and rumors.

Mike Conley Drawing Interest


League sources report the Grizzlies have been getting offers for their veteran point guard, even despite his huge contract. The Pacers make a lot of sense as a potential destination, with Darren Collison and Corey Joseph set to become free agents.

Also, it looks like the Utah Jazz would be interested in a Rubio - Conley swap, and they’d even include a first-round pick to sweeten the deal. Also, Memphis will be quite aggressive in trying to move Marc Gasol before the deadline.

Dallas Mavericks Are Not Done Yet

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Reinhold Matay-USA TODAY Sports

The Dallas Mavericks are reportedly going to continue to make a splash in the market, as they’re going to try and clear as much cap space as they can, so expect Harrison Barnes and Dwight Powell to be moved rather sooner than later.

Also, Kristaps Porzingis has already let the Mavericks know that he intends to pick up his qualifying offer and become an unrestricted free agent in 2020, according to Sham Charania’s report.

Pelicans Make Randle, Moore And Mirotic Available

Credit: Clutch Points

Credit: Clutch Points

With Anthony Davis being a lock to head out the door rather sooner than later, the New Orleans Pelicans have also made E’Twaun Moore, Julius Randle and Nikola Mirotic available via trade, reports ESPN.

While Moore may not draw much interest, Randle has been playing the best ball of his career. As per Mirotic, it looks like the Utah Jazz and Philadelphia 76ers are interested in the sharpshooting forward, reports Zach Lowe.

Aaron Gordon On The Move?

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Several insiders feel like the Orlando Magic are just not sold on Aaron Gordon for the long term future, especially with Mo Bamba and Jonathan Isaac as their starters, and some teams have already inquired about his availability.

Gordon is yet to take a step forward on his career but the upside is clearly there. The Pacers, Blazers, Mavericks, and Spurs have all reportedly been quite intrigued on a potential move for the power forward.

Portland Trail Blazers Want To Help Damian Lillard

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The Portland Trail Blazers emerge as this year’s dark horse prior to the trade deadline. The team is thriving once again in the regular season but front office knows Damian Lillard needs more help come playoff time.

According to ESPN, they’ve been quietly trying to shop their first-round pick in order to put their hands on a wing, with Otto Porter Jr, Evan Fournier, and Taurean Prince being their top targets as of now.

Los Angeles Lakers Lowball Offer For Anthony Davis

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According to Adrian Wojnarowski, the New Orleans Pelicans have been less than impressed with the Los Angeles Lakers’ first offer for Anthony Davis, as they seem reluctant to include some of the prospects they may be interested in.

Apparently, the Lakers have offered Rajon Rondo, Lonzo Ball, Michael Beasley, Kyle Kuzma, and a future 1st round pick, with Brandon Ingram, Josh Hart, and Ivica Zubac reportedly off the table.

New York Knicks Want Kevin Durant


The New York Knicks made quite a bold move when they traded away Kristaps Porzingis in order to clear as much cap space as they could so they’d be on a prime position to land two superstars in the summer.

Kevin Durant has been closely tied with a move to the New York Knicks all year long, and now they finally can offer him a bunch load of money. As per Sam Amick, the Porzingis move was made because they’re ‘very optimistic’ about their chances to land Durant in free agency.

The power plan for the New York Knicks is coming true.

Kyrie Irving Not Committed With Boston

Kyrie Irving

Kyrie Irving is no longer committed to extending his stay with the Boston Celtics, as he’s reportedly going to do “what’s best for him” and wants media to “ask him July 1st” about his impending free agency.

As per Ian Begley, the point guard will explore his options and may even rejoin LeBron James in the Los Angeles Lakers, especially if they wind up moving Lonzo Ball on a potential Anthony Davis trade.