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Virus forces Mexico City G League team to Texas
The expansion team Mexico City Capitanes will play home games during its first season in the G League in Fort Worth, Texas, due to COVID-19 restrictions.[read more]

Sources: NBA players won't have to get vaccine
The COVID-19 vaccine won't be required for NBA players this season, sources tell ESPN's Baxter Holmes and Adrian Wojnarowski.[read more]

Agent: Gordon, Nuggets agree to $92M extension
Denver Nuggets forward Aaron Gordon has agreed to a four-year, $92 million contract extension, his agent, Calvin Andrews of Klutch Sports, confirmed to The Undefeated on Tuesday.[read more]

Sources: Rockets, Wall working to find trade
With the Rockets committed to Kevin Porter Jr. and Jalen Green as their starting backcourt, Houston is working with veteran John Wall to try and find a trade destination, sources told ESPN.[read more]

Bucks make landmark announcer hire in Byington
The Milwaukee Bucks have named Lisa Byington as the team's new television play-by-play announcer, making her the first woman to handle full-time TV play-by-play duties for a major men's professional sports team.[read more]

Giannis' mom, brother get Greek citizenship
NBA star Giannis Antetokounmpo was in Greece for a meeting with the country's prime minister Thursday and a special ceremony to bestow Greek citizenship on his mother, Veronica, and younger brother Alex.[read more]

Dennis Schroder pokes fun at how he 'fumbled the bag'
On Wednesday, Schroder put up an Instagram post to celebrate his 28th birthday and poke fun at his sizable pay cut.[read more]

What we know and don't know about the Ben Simmons situation
The former No. 1 pick wants to be traded and the 76ers want to trade him. So why hasn't it happened yet, and what's next?[read more]