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NBA Draft: Celtics swing big with Jayson Tatum, who gives them something new - CBSSports.com

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 23:09

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NBA Draft: Celtics swing big with Jayson Tatum, who gives them something new
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Boston used the No. 3 pick on the Duke forward, hoping he can develop into a dominant scorer. James Herbert mugshot; by James Herbert · @outsidethenba; 1m ago • 4 min read. NEW YORK -- The Boston Celtics got their man. On Thursday at Barclays ...
The Latest: Butler trade, freshmen picks highlight NBA draftWashington Post
Celtics Pick Jayson Tatum No. 3 in 2017 NBA Draft After Trading Down from No. 1Bleacher Report
NBA Draft 2017: Pick-by-Pick Analysis of Round 1New York Times
Yahoo Sports -FOXSports.com -New York Daily News -Basketball Insiders
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Warriors Trade Up, Spend $3.5 Million to Pick Jordan Bell in 2017 NBA Draft - Bleacher Report

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 22:38

Bleacher Report

Warriors Trade Up, Spend $3.5 Million to Pick Jordan Bell in 2017 NBA Draft
Bleacher Report
Jordan Bell was a handful for opponents throughout the Oregon Ducks' 2016-17 season, and the Golden State Warriors are hoping he maintains that status at the next level after his draft rights were acquired from the Chicago Bulls when he was selected ...
Warriors pick up No. 38 pick Jordan Bell in deal with BullsFOXSports.com
Warriors trade into the draft, take Oregon forward Jordan BellThe Mercury News
Warriors acquire PF Jordan Bell from Bulls in 2017 NBA DraftComcast SportsNet Bay Area
Warriors.com -CBSSports.com -Golden State of Mind -OregonLive.com
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NBA Draft Results 2017: Team-by-Team List of Grades and Picks - Bleacher Report

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 22:34

Bleacher Report

NBA Draft Results 2017: Team-by-Team List of Grades and Picks
Bleacher Report
The NBA news and rumors were flying fast on Twitter in the days leading up to the draft. While we did see a few splashes, namely Chicago Bulls superstar forward Jimmy Butler being traded to the Minnesota Timberwolves, the picks largely went as expected.
2017 NBA draft winners and losers: Wolves trade for Jimmy Butler while Malik Monk falls to HornetsYahoo Sports
NBA Draft 2017: Five first-round sleeper picks who could surpriseSporting News
Kentucky Coach John Calipari makes himself clear: 'I wanted Malik in New York'Washington Post
Charlotte Observer -SB Nation -New York Daily News -UKAthletics
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Hart was selected by the Lakers with the 30th overall pick in the 2017 NBA Draft - CBSSports.com

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 21:59

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Hart was selected by the Lakers with the 30th overall pick in the 2017 NBA Draft
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With a pick that initially belonged to the Utah Jazz, the Lakers took the first-team All-American out of Villanova. Hart was one of the best players in the nation last season but his status as an older player is likely what caused him to slip to the ...
San Antonio Spurs select Derrick White at No. 29 overallLos Angeles Times
Lakers Draft News: LA Selects Utah's Kyle Kuzma With 27th PickLakers Nation
2017 NBA Draft: Lakers select Kyle Kuzma with No. 27 pickSilver Screen and Roll
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Duke's Jayson Tatum happy to call Celtics, Boston home - Boston Herald

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 21:54

Boston Herald

Duke's Jayson Tatum happy to call Celtics, Boston home
Boston Herald
Duke's Jayson Tatum, right, poses for photos with NBA Commissioner Adam Silver after being selected by the Boston Celtics as the No. 3 pick overall during the NBA basketball draft, Thursday, June 22, 2017, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II).

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Sixers take Washington PG Markelle Fultz with No. 1 pick - ESPN

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 21:28

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Sixers take Washington PG Markelle Fultz with No. 1 pick
ESPN
Markelle Fultz said during the draft process he wanted to be the top pick in the draft "really bad," and on Thursday the Philadelphia 76ers made that a reality. The 6-foot-5 point guard is headed to Philadelphia after spending one year at Washington ...
NBA draft live coverage and analysis: Markelle Fultz No. 1, Lonzo Ball No. 2 and a Jimmy Butler tradeWashington Post
NBA Draft: Live Analysis of Every Pick in Round 1New York Times
NBA draft 2017 live pick-by-pick updates: Markelle Fultz, Lonzo Ball are first two selectionsLos Angeles Times
Bleacher Report -SB Nation -CBSSports.com -Yahoo Sports
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Bradley Beal happy for friend Jayson Tatum, but disowns him for going to Celtics - Washington Post

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 21:12

Washington Post

Bradley Beal happy for friend Jayson Tatum, but disowns him for going to Celtics
Washington Post
The roots between Washington Wizards guard Bradley Beal and Jayson Tatum run deep. They're both from St. Louis. They attended the same high school, five years apart, and both brought home Missouri state championships. They both have great taste and ...

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Heat Pick Bam Adebayo in 2017 NBA Draft, 3rd Kentucky Player Selected in Lottery - Bleacher Report

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 20:35

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Heat Pick Bam Adebayo in 2017 NBA Draft, 3rd Kentucky Player Selected in Lottery
Bleacher Report
The Miami Heat took a chance on Bam Adebayo's long-term potential as a defensive stopper Thursday, taking him with the No. 14 overall pick in the 2017 NBA draft. Draft. Big Board. All Teams, Oklahoma City Thunder, Los Angeles Clippers, Atlanta Hawks ...
Bam! Heat takes Kentucky's high-flying big man Adebayo with 14th pickMiami Herald (blog)
Miami Heat select Kentucky big man Bam Adebayo at No. 14 in NBA draftSun Sentinel
Heat take Kentucky's Bam Adebayo at No. 14 in NBA draftWashington Post
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Who is TJ Leaf? Scouting report, bio, analysis of NBA draft prospect - Sports Illustrated

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 20:13

Sports Illustrated

Who is TJ Leaf? Scouting report, bio, analysis of NBA draft prospect
Sports Illustrated
TJ Leaf went somewhat under the radar at UCLA in the shadow of Lonzo Ball, who was selected No. 2 overall by the Los Angeles Lakers. Leaf averaged 16.3 points and just over eight rebounds per game, making the Pac-12 first team. The 6'10" standout was ...
NBA Draft 2017: Pacers pick TJ Leaf, Ike Anigbogu from UCLAIndianapolis Star (blog)
Pacers pick at No. 47: Ike Anigbogu, UCLA centerESPN
Pacers select UCLA's TJ Leaf with 18th overall pick in draftWashington Post
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Sixers take Washington PG Markelle Fultz with No. 1 pick - ESPN

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 19:21

ESPN

Sixers take Washington PG Markelle Fultz with No. 1 pick
ESPN
Markelle Fultz said during the draft process he wanted to be the top pick in the draft "really bad," and on Thursday the Philadelphia 76ers made that a reality. The 6-foot-5 point guard is headed to Philadelphia after spending one year at Washington ...
NBA draft live coverage and analysis: Markelle Fultz No. 1, Lonzo Ball No. 2 and a Jimmy Butler tradeWashington Post
NBA Draft 2017: Live Pick-by-Pick Updates and Analysis of the First RoundNew York Times
Markelle Fultz completes the 76ers' new Big 3SB Nation
USA TODAY -Los Angeles Times -NBA.com -Yahoo Sports
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Josh Jackson goes No. 4 to Suns - ESPN

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 19:14

ESPN

Josh Jackson goes No. 4 to Suns
ESPN
Jackson, a 6-foot-8 forward out of Kansas, averaged 16.3 points, 7.4 rebounds, 3.0 assists and 1.7 steals per game en route to being named the Big 12 freshman of the year in his one season with the Jayhawks.
Dallas Mavericks choose Dennis Smith Jr. at No. 9Los Angeles Times
NBA Draft results: Celtics gets talented, pure scorer in Jayson TatumSB Nation
2017 NBA Draft Grades: Celtics get an A for selecting Jayson Tatum at No. 3CBSSports.com
Sports Illustrated -MassLive.com -Charlotte Observer -MLive.com
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Lonzo Ball heads to Lakers as No. 2 overall pick - ESPN

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 18:48

ESPN

Lonzo Ball heads to Lakers as No. 2 overall pick
ESPN
EL SEGUNDO, Calif. -- Since last fall, the Los Angeles Lakers and Lonzo Ball have seemed destined to collide: a storied, star-starved franchise in tatters but bound for the NBA lottery, where a home-grown star who helped resurrect the hallowed UCLA ...
NBA draft 2017 live pick-by-pick updates: Markelle Fultz, Lonzo Ball are first two selectionsLos Angeles Times
Markelle Fultz, as expected, goes No. 1 while Lakers get Lonzo BallWashington Post
Lakers take Lonzo Ball with second pick in NBA DraftFOXSports.com
Sports Illustrated -Yahoo Sports -CBSSports.com -Indianapolis Star (blog)
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2017 NBA Mock Draft: Final 2-Round Predictions - Bleacher Report

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 17:59

Bleacher Report

2017 NBA Mock Draft: Final 2-Round Predictions
Bleacher Report
If the 2017 NBA draft is anything like the days leading up to it, we could be looking at an epic night in Brooklyn. Trades may wind up turning the board upside down. The Los Angeles Lakers, Boston Celtics, Phoenix Suns and Minnesota Timberwolves are in ...
Sixers take Washington PG Markelle Fultz with No. 1 pickESPN
NBA draft live coverage and analysis: Markelle Fultz No. 1, Lonzo Ball No. 2 and a Jimmy Butler tradeWashington Post
Markelle Fultz completes the 76ers' new Big 3SB Nation
CBSSports.com -New York Times -Yahoo Sports -NJ.com
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NBA draft live coverage and analysis: Will it be, as expected, Markelle Fultz No. 1, Lonzo Ball No. 2? - Washington Post

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 17:52

Washington Post

NBA draft live coverage and analysis: Will it be, as expected, Markelle Fultz No. 1, Lonzo Ball No. 2?
Washington Post
BROOKLYN – Here are some of the rumors and rumblings percolating around the NBA in the moments leading up to the start of Thursday night's NBA draft: – The dominant story around the NBA right now is the potential departure of Kristaps Porzingis from ...
Ainge keeps rival teams and fans guessing about No. 3 pick planESPN
2017 NBA Draft: Digging into metrics for 8 quick stats on projected first-roundersCBSSports.com
B/R Staff Predictions for 2017 NBA DraftBleacher Report
SB Nation -Yahoo Sports -FOXSports.com -New York Times
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2017 NBA Draft: Digging into metrics for 8 quick stats on projected first-rounders - CBSSports.com

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 17:13

CBSSports.com

2017 NBA Draft: Digging into metrics for 8 quick stats on projected first-rounders
CBSSports.com
With the NBA Draft coming right up, here are some significant metric to consider as your team makes its selections. 1. Fultz: 93rd percentile for pick and roll, 69th percentile for spot-up shooting. The biggest reason Markelle Fultz is considered the ...

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Frank Ntilikina: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know - Heavy.com

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 17:01

Heavy.com

Frank Ntilikina: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know
Heavy.com
The 2017 NBA Draft is loaded with talent — specifically at the lead guard position. We've heard plenty about Washington's Markelle Fultz, UCLA's Lonzo Ball and Kentucky's De'Aaron Fox — there's no doubt those dudes are studs. But after those three go ...
Los Angeles Lakers, New York Knicks Going In Opposite Directions Before 2017 Draft, Free AgencyInternational Business Times

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NBA trade rumors: Celtics interested in Porzingis; Knicks set asking price - Sports Illustrated

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 16:11

Sports Illustrated

NBA trade rumors: Celtics interested in Porzingis; Knicks set asking price
Sports Illustrated
The NBA draft is today, and the rumor mill continues to buzz as usual, particularly near the top of the draft, where there are multiple scenarios in play. Boston traded the No. 1 pick to Philadelphia, who will likely take Markelle Fultz. Los Angeles is ...
Ainge keeps rival teams and fans guessing about No. 3 pick planESPN
NBA Draft results 2017: Jayson Tatum goes to Boston Celtics at No. 3MassLive.com
2017 NBA Draft Grades: Celtics get an A for selecting Jayson Tatum at No. 3CBSSports.com
Orlando Sentinel -FOXSports.com -Sporting News -SB Nation
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Chiefs fire GM John Dorsey - NBCSports.com

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 15:17

NBCSports.com

Chiefs fire GM John Dorsey
NBCSports.com
In a surprise announcement at what is ordinarily the slowest time of the year in the NFL, the Chiefs have fired General Manager John Dorsey. The Chiefs issued a statement saying Dorsey is out. “I notified John that we would not be extending his ...
Chiefs sign Andy Reid to extension, part ways with GM John DorseyESPN
Kansas City Chiefs, GM John Dorsey agree to part waysNFL.com
Chiefs sign Andy Reid to contract extension, then surprisingly fire their GMCBSSports.com
FOXSports.com -Comcast SportsNet Philadelphia -Sporting News -Sports Illustrated
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NBA Draft 2017 Results: Live Updates, Reaction and Analysis - Bleacher Report (blog)

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 15:09

Bleacher Report (blog)

NBA Draft 2017 Results: Live Updates, Reaction and Analysis
Bleacher Report (blog)
After months of analysis, mock drafts and player breakdowns, the 2017 NBA Draft is finally here, and it could be one to remember. Markelle Fultz, Lonzo Ball, Jayson Tatum and the rest of the lottery-bound prospects will generate plenty of buzz over the ...
Josh Jackson: Not enough time to work out for Celtics after tradeESPN

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