1. Here's a look at some of the big name transitions:
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  3. PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) -- The Portland Trail Blazers have signed guard Wade Baldwin to a two-way contract.
  4. DALLAS (AP) -- The brother of Dallas Mavericks guard Devin Harris was fatally injured in an early morning crash on a Dallas expressway.
  5. Draymond Green has been upgraded to probable for Friday's game in New Orleans, according to a report from The Mercury News on Thursday evening.
  6. In the closing seconds of the Golden State Warriors season opener, All-Star forward and reigning Kia Defensive Player of the Year Draymond Green exited the game with a left knee injury. He came up hobbling and grabbing at his knee, putting quite a scare into Golden State's faithful.
  7. DENVER – The Denver Nuggets have signed forward Richard Jefferson and waived guard Jameer Nelson, President of Basketball Operations Tim Connelly announced today.
  8. BOSTON (AP) -- Celtics fans lined up to sign a banner urging Gordon Hayward to "come back stronger than ever." One player wrote his injured teammate's initials on his shoe. The crowd that bought tickets to see him make his Boston debut chanted his name.
  9. NEW YORK (AP) -- Brooklyn Nets guard Jeremy Lin is expected to miss the rest of the season because of a ruptured patella tendon of the right knee.
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