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Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

The Knicks will waive guard Chasson Randle, who had a partially-guaranteed contract, to make room for the players acquired in the Carmelo Anthony trade, league sources confirm. This allows the Knicks to carry the maximum of 20 players heading into training camp. The decision was first reported by The Vertical.

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

Carmelo Anthony will make his return to MSG on December 16 when the Thunder visit NYK. First guess: he'll be cheered by Knicks fans.

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

For what it's worth, as recently as yesterday Carmelo Anthony was under the impression that a deal to the Cleveland Cavaliers was a strong possibility, per league sources.

Bobby Marks ESPN 

OKC could have a payroll next year of $157M and a whopping $143M tax bill. The salary and tax factor in OKC bringing back all three players.

Bobby Marks ESPN 

Before the trade, New York had 20 players on the roster. The Knicks will now need to waive one of their non-guaranteed players.

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

The Knicks open their season in Oklahoma City on October 19.

Bobby Marks ESPN 

The Carmelo Anthony trade kicker was worth $8.1M. The trade would not have worked without waiving the bonus.

Bobby Marks ESPN 

Carmelo Anthony will now sign a letter of authorization granting permission to be traded to OKC. Letter will be part of the trade call.

Bobby Marks ESPN 

Carmelo Anthony will still have a no trade clause, only this time with the Oklahoma City Thunder. The no trade carries over in the trade.

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

There it is. Per ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski, the Knicks have agreed to a deal to send Carmelo Anthony to OKC for Enes Kanter, Doug McDermott and a draft pick. Kanter has a $18.6 million player option for next season. McDermott is on his rookie contract, which expires next season.

Bobby Marks ESPN 

The Thunder will incur an additional $12.4M in luxury tax. OKC now will have a tax bill of $27.8M.

Bobby Marks ESPN 

Doug McDermott is in the last year of his rookie contract with a cap hit of $3.3M. The Knicks can extend McDermott up until October 16.

Bobby Marks ESPN 

Enes Kanter has a 15% trade bonus of $2.68M with a now cap hit of $20.56M. He has a player option of $18.6M for 18-19.

Adrian Wojnarowski ESPN 

Carmelo Anthony is continuing to express to New York an urgency to be traded before the start of camp next week, league sources tell ESPN.

Ramona Shelburne ESPN Senior Writer 

The NBA and Warriors owner Joe Lacob had made the White House aware of the team's plan to meet Saturday morning on the issue.

Ramona Shelburne ESPN Senior Writer 

The Warriors had been planning to meet as a team to discuss the White House visit this morning, according to team & league sources.

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

The Knicks have been informed that the Oklahoma City Thunder are one of the other teams Carmelo Anthony has included on his list, team sources told ESPN.

Bobby Marks ESPN 

The Grizzlies now have 15 guaranteed contracts and will create a $3.4M trade exception. Memphis was facing a numbers crunch before the Daniels trade with 16 guaranteed contracts and restricted free agent still unsigned. The Grizzlies will still need to waive or trade a player before the season starts if Green is eventually signed.

Bobby Marks ESPN 

Phoenix will inherit two-years of $3.4M and $3.3M for Troy Daniels. The Suns now have 14 guaranteed contracts and $10.8M remaining in cap space.

Michael Collins ESPN Senior Writer 

NBA player Kent Bazemore was all-in watching Steph Curry play in the Web.com Tour event and knows why he was able to play so well. "Baze" also has one pro golfer he hopes to one day tee it up with, keep it in the family per se.

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Adrian Wojnarowski ESPN 

Phoenix sends a heavily protected 2018 second-round pick to Memphis in Daniels deal, league source tells ESPN. Pick protected to 55.

Adrian Wojnarowski ESPN 

Memphis has traded guard Troy Daniels and a 2018 second-rounder to Phoenix, league source tells ESPN.

Michael Collins ESPN Senior Writer 

There's one club that always goes on the road with NBA player Kent Bazemore. Baze also got one of his teammates addicted to the game too!

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Michael Collins ESPN Senior Writer 

I caught the Atlanta Hawks Kent Bazemore hanging out at the Tour Championship at East Lake Golf Club. He's a golf addict?!? Yep, but it's the mental part of the game he loves.

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Ramona Shelburne ESPN Senior Writer 

Andre Iguodala on Kevin Durant taking less so the team could re-sign others. "I would have taken all of it...he'll get all of it in a year, or next year.."