The Sacramento Kings have made it no secret that they'd like to re-sign Isaiah Thomas and keep him for the foreseeable future, and that appears to be fine by Thomas -- a restricted free agent this summer.

“I would love to stay,” Thomas said in Friday's Sacramento Bee. “I don’t like change of scenery. I don’t like change, so I would love to stay. I’ve been here for three years and it would be great to be here for awhile. But you never know what will happen.”

It's that last part that has to be concerning for the Kings, because there are at least two teams that could go after Thomas with a big offer sheet.

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Kings willing to pay to keep Gay? 

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According to a report Friday, the Sacramento Kings hope to bring back Rudy Gay for next season.

The 27-year-old Gay averaged 20.1 points in 55 games with the Kings this season and posted a career-high 18.40 PER in the process, but he can become an unrestricted free agent if he opts out of his contract that is due to pay him $19.3 million next season.

According to Jason Jones of The Sacramento Bee, though, the Kings will try to keep him even if Gay opts out.

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Where James Young is drafted 

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Kentucky lost a freshman to the NBA on Thursday as athletic swingman James Young made his jump to the league official.

The Wildcats are still awaiting decisions from projected lottery pick Julius Randle as well as twins Aaron Harrison and Andrew Harrison, Dakari Johnson and Alex Poythress, while Willie Cauley-Stein has already announced his decision to return to UK for a third season.

So where can we expect to hear Young's name called on draft day this June? Here's the latest.

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Bigger year for Rondo in 2014-15? 

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Rajon Rondo averaged 11.7 points, 9.8 assists and 5.5 rebounds in the 30 games this season after returning from ACL surgery, showing much of the same skills that he did prior to the devastating knee injury.

With the 28-year-old point guard now ready for a full offseason rest and rehab, both Danny Ainge and Brad Stevens envision a big season for Rondo in 2014-15.

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Chemistry the culprit in Detroit? 

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To say that the Detroit Pistons underachieved this season would be a massive understatement.

The offseason additions of Josh Smith and Brandon Jennings were supposed to make the Pistons one of the most exciting teams in the league, but things started rocky and never improved as the team struggled through a miserable 29-53 season.

Was chemistry the culprit in this downright disappointing campaign?

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Nash's role for next season 

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If Steve Nash ends up taking the court next season, he understands that his role could be more limited.

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With new ownership taking over in Milwaukee, there's no guarantee that Bucks coach Larry Drew will be back next season after a league-worst 15-67 record in 2013-14.

But one person who will be back is Giannis Antetokounmpo, who showed great promise as a rookie and is set to take part in the Las Vegas summer league following the June draft. Here's what Drew says the Greek Freak will have to improve upon heading into next season.

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Why Mike Brown will return 

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Mike Brown had a lot of critics this season due to the lackluster play from the team, which ended up with them back in the lottery. Despite the poor season, Brown has received backing from several players.

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Steve Kerr expects offer from Knicks? 

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Mike Woodson is expected to speak with team president Phil Jackson on Friday, however it may just be over the phone if the head coach is going to be let go with one more season remaining on his contract. Many believe Woodson is gone and have Steve Kerr as a possible candidate for the job. Kerr reportedly feels the same way.

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Will Thaddeus Young ask for a trade? 

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Thaddeus Young had his season-ending meting with the local press on Thursday and several subjects were discussed, including his future with the Philadelphia 76ers. He is clearly the Sixers best player and there has been speculation that he may not want to stick around through the rebuilding process. Young did not deny that might be a possibility.

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Corbin decision coming soon 

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Both Tyrone Corbin and Dennis Lindsey spoke to the media on Thursday and the Utah Jazz general manager said the fate of his head coach will be announced soon after a short cooling off period.

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Kenneth Faried needs to stay says Shaw 

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There was a lot of chatter prior to the February trade deadline that Denver was shopping power forward Kenneth Faried, but nothing came of it. That's fine with head coach Brian Shaw who wants the team to keep Faried long-term.

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Gallinari: I'll be ready for training camp 

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The Denver Nuggets played the entire 2013-14 NBA season without starting forward Danilo Gallinari as he needed all of it to recover from two surgeries to repair his torn ACL. Gallinari spoke to the media on Thursday and says he will be ready to play at the start of next season.

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Could Pau Gasol land with Knicks? 

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One-by-one players, except for Kobe Bryant, met with Lakers management on Thursday and then the press to discuss this past season and what lies ahead for each of them. Pau Gasol's future was a hot topic as there is a good chance he won't re-sign with the Lakers.

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Monty Williams' job security 

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New Orleans Pelicans head coach Monty Williams met with the media on Thursday for his season-ending press conference. Williams was asked about his job security and said he's not worried about what might happen. At this time he has not discussed his future with general manager Dell Demps or vice president Mickey Loomis.

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