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Dion Waiters (ankle) has progressed to "court work" but is not yet playing in pickup games, Ira Winderman of the South Florida Sun Sentinel reports.

Celtics head coach Brad Stevens said Monday that he expects Kyrie Irving (knee) to be "pretty close to full tilt by the end of July, August first-ish," Mark Murphy of the Boston Herald reports.

Celtics head coach Brad Stevens said Monday that he expects Gordon Hayward (ankle) to be "pretty close to full tilt by the end of July, August first-ish," Mark Murphy of the Boston Herald reports.

Bam Adebayo will participate with the Heat's entry in the Summer League, Ira Winderman of the South Florida Sun-Sentinel reports.

Justin Patton (foot), according to coach Tom Thibodeau, will be out all summer while recovering from foot surgery and is likely to miss "most of the fall", Jon Krawczynski of The Athletic Minnesota reports.

The Nets agreed in principle Wednesday to a trade that will send Timofey Mozgov to the Hornets along with second-round picks in 2018 and 2021 and cash in exchange for Dwight Howard, league sources informed Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN. The deal won't be finalized until July 6, when the new salary cap calendar begins, according to Bobby Marks of ESPN.com.

The Hornets agreed in principle Wednesday to a trade that will send Dwight Howard to the Nets in exchange for Timofey Mozgov, second-round picks in 2018 and 2021 and cash, league sources informed Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN. The deal won't be finalized until July 6, when the new salary cap calendar begins, according to Bobby Marks of ESPN.com.

DeMarcus Cousins (Achilles) posted a video Friday on his personal Twitter account featuring him running in a pool and on a treadmill.

Marreese Speights agreed to a contract Monday with the Guangzhou Long-Lions of the Chinese Basketball Association, freelance reporter David Pick reports.

Donovan Mitchell (foot) has been cleared to resume basketball activity, per his official Twitter account.

Cheick Diallo will be on the Pelicans' Vegas Summer League roster, Scott Kushner of The Advocate reports.

Jayson Tatum won't participate in the Vegas Summer League, Mark Murphy of the Boston Herald reports.

Rudy Gay has declined his player option for the 2018-19 season and will become an unrestricted free agent, Chris Haynes of ESPN reports.

Trevor Ariza will become an unrestricted free agent this summer and is expected to demand a contract in the range of four-to-five years, Kelly Iko of Rockets Wire reports.

Kawhi Leonard (quadriceps) wants to be traded from the Spurs, Jabari Young of the San Antonio Express-News reports.

Darrell Arthur exercised his $7.4 million player option for the 2018-19 season Friday, Shams Charania of Yahoo Sports reports.

Michael Porter, who canceled a second Pro Day workout because of hip spasms, underwent an MRI and had the results come back negative, Shams Charania of Yahoo Sports reports.

Jonathon Simmons underwent surgery on April 24 to repair a torn ligament in his right (shooting) wrist and remains in recovery, Josh Robbins or the Orlando Sentinel reports.

The 76ers exercised Richaun Holmes' $1.6 million team option for the 2018-19 season Wednesday, Michael Scotto of The Athletic New York reports.

London Perrantes was waived by the Cavaliers on Tuesday, Shams Charania of Yahoo Sports reports.