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Report: Anfernee Simons to Declare for 2018 NBA Draft

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Anfernee Simons will forgo his collegiate eligibility and declare for the 2018 NBA draft, he informed ESPN.

“After discussing the matter with my parents, I have decided to forgo the opportunity to play in the NCAA and to instead enter the NBA draft,” Simons said. “I am very thankful for the support I received at IMG Academy and from the NCAA coaches who recruited me. I am ready and excited to pursue my dream of playing in the NBA.”

Simons, a top-10 high school recruit according to the ESPN 100, is eligible for the 2018 draft as a postgraduate, being one year removed from his high school graduation and turning 19 in June, thus satisfying NBA requirements. He spent his fifth year of high school at IMG Academy in Bradenton, Florida, and was recently named to the prestigious Nike Hoop Summit and Jordan Brand Classic events.

Source: Jonathan Givony of ESPN

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2019 Free Agency Diary

Sources: Lakers Claim Kostas Antetokounmpo Off Waivers

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The Los Angeles Lakers have claimed Kostas Antetokounmpo off free agency waivers, sources tell
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Source: Shams Charania on Twitter

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Sources: Kyle Korver, Bucks Agree to Deal

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Free-agent guard Kyle Korver has agreed to a one-year, $2.6 million deal with the Milwaukee Bucks, his agent, Jeff Schwartz of Excel Sports, told ESPN.

Korver labored over a decision between the Bucks and Philadelphia 76ers, but his history and relationship with coach Mike Budenholzer played a significant role in his ultimate choice, league sources said.

The 38-year-old Korver played three-plus seasons under Budenholzer in Atlanta and was an All-Star there in 2015.

According to ESPN’s Bobby Marks, the Bucks will incur a $1.6 million cap hit on Korver’s deal. The Phoenix Suns, who waived Korver earlier this month, will receive a $559,000 set-off on the $3.4 million they owe him.

Source: Adrian Wojnarowski on Twitter

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2019 Free Agency Diary

Sources: Frank Mason III, Bucks Agree to Two-Way Deal

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Guard Frank Mason III has agreed to a two-way NBA contract with the Milwaukee Bucks, league sources tell
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Source: Shams Charania on Twitter

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