Pistons president Joe Dumars said he's spoken to Phil Jackson "one or two" times since Jackson left Detroit after agreeing to serve as a short-term consultant.
Dwyane Wade said his current knee injury is more painful than the one he played through last postseason.
Iman Shumpert says he's going to work on improving his point guard skills this summer.
Nate McMillan said he won't return as an assistant on Mike Krzyzewski's Team USA staff.
Mario Chalmers (shoulder) said he expects to play in Friday's Game 2.
The Hawks and Warriors are among the teams on Dwight Howard's list this summer, a source familiar with his thinking told Mark Medina of the L.A. Daily News.
Roy Hibbert says he might need to start speaking up more after he sat out the final two possessions of Indiana's overtime loss to Miami on Wednesday night.
The Wizards have three picks in June's draft but coach Randy Wittman and GM Ernie Grunfeld don't want to add three more rookies to the roster.
Larry Drew would be interested in the now-vacant Clippers head coach position, according to Hawks beat writer Chris Vivlamore.
Jared Sullinger (back) said he resumed light workouts two weeks ago as part of a 10-week rehab program.
Kentucky coach John Calipari wants the Cavs to draft former Wildcat Nerlens Noel with the top pick because "they haven't made mistakes."
Tony Parker's calf MRI came and went without a whimper, and Gregg Popovich said Parker is "fine."
LeBron James headlined the All-NBA First Team when it was announced by the league on Thursday.
Harrison Barnes and Klay Thompson are expected to be invited to Team USA mini camp in the offseason.
Anthony Davis and Ryan Anderson are expected to be invited to Team USA mini camp in July.