The Nashville Predators eliminated the Anaheim Ducks in Game 6 of the Western Conference Final on Monday night, and Ryan Kesler was one of the worst players on the ice. Speculation on NBCSN after the game was that he was exhausted, due to the Ducks’ compressed schedule in the playoffs and having to chase around Connor McDavid in the previous round.
With the draft lottery wrapped up, rumor season is in full effect. We’ll regularly round up the newest buzz going forward through the draft, free agency and beyond.The Magic and Hawks are still dealing with fluid front office situations, the Lakers and Celtics are starting to court Lonzo Ball and Markelle Fultz, and there’s a whole lot left to sort out as players continue to work out for teams and executives start to lock in on their courses for the off-season.You can find the latest news below. MOCK DRAFT: Projecting the first round post-lottery• The Atlanta Hawks plan to interview Chauncey Billups next week in Los Angeles for the team's general manager opening, according to ESPN's Chris Haynes.• Hawks All-Star forward Paul Millsap has opted out of his $21.4 million contract for next season, according to Shams Charania of The Vertical. He averaged 18.1 points and 7.7 rebounds in the regular season.
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