Thun­der lock down Adams, Oladipo

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The Thun­der signed cen­ter Steven Adams and guard Vic­tor Oladipo to four-year con­tract ex­ten­sions Mon­day.

Ac­cord­ing to re­ports, Adams’ deal is worth $102 mil­lion and Oladipo’s is worth $84 mil­lion.

Adams, 23, av­er­aged 8.0 points and 6.7 re­bounds in 80 reg­u­lar-sea­son games last sea­son and 10.1 points and 9.5 re­bounds in 18 post­sea­son games.

Oladipo, 24, came to the Thun­der in an off­sea­son trade with the Magic. He av­er­aged 16 points, 3.7 re­bounds and 2.3 as­sists in 72 games last sea­son.

The Jazz signed C Rudy Gobert, 24, to a four-year ex­ten­sion worth $102 mil­lion. ... The Tim­ber­wolves signed C Gorgui Dieng, 26, to a four-year ex­ten­sion worth $64 mil­lion. ... C Cody Zeller, 24, agreed to a four-year, $56 mil­lion ex­ten­sion with the Hor­nets. ... The league fined C DeMar­cus Cousins for throw­ing his mouth­piece and en­ter­ing the stands dur­ing the Kings’ game Satur­day against the Tim­ber­wolves. ... G Mar­cus Smart said he will make his sea­son de­but Wed­nes­day when the Celtics host the Bulls. . ... Tonight’s start time for the Cava­liers-Rock­ets game was moved from 7:10 to 6 p.m. lo­cal time to min­i­mize a con­flict with Game 6 of the World Se­ries.

CAL­GARY, Al­berta — Mar­cus Jo­hans­son scored two goals for the sec­ond straight game Sun­day night, lead­ing the Cap­i­tals to a 3-1 vic­tory over the Flames.

“Some­times they find a way to go in and some­times you strug­gle a lit­tle bit,” said Jo­hans­son, who has five goals and a team-lead­ing nine points. “I guess I’ll take it and move on and hope­fully it keeps go­ing.”

The reign­ing Pres­i­dents’ Tro­phy winners had lost two straight be­fore a 5-2 win over the Canucks on Satur­day.

Brett Con­nolly also scored for Wash­ing­ton, Jay Bea­gle had two as­sists, and Braden Holtby stopped 21 shots.

Stars winger Ales Hem­sky will miss five to six months af­ter hav­ing surgery Mon­day for a hip in­jury that gen­eral man­ager Jim Nill said was sus­tained dur­ing the World Cup of Hockey. Hem­sky, who was on in­jured re­serve early in the sea­son, played one game this sea­son against the Blue Jack­ets. … A judge will dis­miss the charges against Sabres LWE­van­der Kane stem­ming from scuf­fles with women in a bar if he stays out of fu­ture trou­ble for the next six months, ac­cord­ing to the As­so­ci­ated Press.

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