1. No. 1 Pick Markelle Fultz Happy to Go to 76ers Because Philly Has 7 Chick-fil-As

    When eventual No. 1 pick Markelle Fultz found out that the Philadelphia 76ers traded up to the top spot in the 2017 NBA draft, he had one question. "OK, cool...

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  2. NBA Twitter Digs Up Old Social Media Posts from Draftees, Many Get Deleted

    Warning: Some posts contain NSFW content. The NBA draft is an annual reminder that nothing ever dies on the internet. Ask Larry Nance Jr ...

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  3. NBA Draft Results 2017: Team-by-Team Grades, List of Picks and Analysis

    NBA commissioner Adam Silver kicked off the 2017 draft with a message about the importance of every single draft position, No. 1 through 60...

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  4. When the Going Gets Tough, New York Knicks Owner James Dolan...Plays a Gig?

    NEW YORK — It's NBA draft night, and James Dolan’s Knicks are on the clock—but Dolan is nowhere to be found. Or, actually, it’s pretty easy to find him; it’s just that he’s nowhere near the Knicks...

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  5. Rudy Gobert: Frank Ntilikina's High 'Bust Potential' Is Because He's European

    Players drafted from overseas are often viewed as more volatile than players coming out of college in the United States. New York Knicks guard Frank Ntilikina is the latest example...

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  6. Numbers to Know Heading into 2017 NBA Draft

    Looking for the best NBA coverage around? Bleacher Report is the go-to destination. B/R's NBA coverage delivers must-see hardwood analysis on a daily basis. You've never been so ready for some basketball...

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  7. Metrics 101: 2017 NBA Rookie Season Predictions for Every 1st-Round Pick

    The wild 2017 NBA draft is now in the rearview mirror. Between the 16 freshmen selected in the first round—including each of the top five picks—the shocking Jimmy Butler ...

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  8. Undrafted Isaiah Briscoe, Melo Trimble to Play for 76ers Summer League

    The Philadelphia 76ers came to terms Friday with two of the biggest names to go undrafted in Thursday's 2017 NBA draft in the form of Kentucky guard Isaiah Briscoe and Maryland guard Melo Trimble...

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  9. NBA Trade Rumors: Final Outlook on Post-Draft Reports

    One of the many NBA draft rumors floating around Twitter came to fruition on Thursday night as Jimmy Butler was traded to the Minnesota Timberwolves...

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  10. NBA Draft 2017 Grades: List of Scores for All Picks from Rounds 1-2

    Another NBA draft has come and gone as 60 players' lives changed forever on Thursday night. This year's player pool was stacked with talent from top to bottom, which will make this NBA season one of the most anticipated in league history...

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  11. Jonah Bolden NBA Draft 2017: Scouting Report, Grade for 76ers Rookie

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  12. Ivan Rabb NBA Draft 2017: Scouting Report, Grade for Grizzlies Rookie

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  13. NBA Draft Crowd Chanted for Phil Jackson to Be Fired Before Knicks Made Pick

    Prior to the New York Knicks ' final selection in Thursday's 2017 NBA draft, Knicks fans chanted for the team to fire president Phil Jackson . As seen in the following video courtesy of ESPN New York 98...

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  14. With Ball, Lakers Break with Me-First Kobe Era, Embrace Magic's We-First Vision

    EL SEGUNDO, Calif. — Lonzo Ball doesn't need to talk a lot to know he's funny. He doesn't need to score to know he's playing great basketball...

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  15. Undrafted NBA Free Agents 2017: Predictions for Top Prospects Available

    John Starks, Ben Wallace and Brad Miller: What do they have in common? In case the headline didn't give it away, all three players were undrafted free agents who eventually latched on with an NBA team...

    Paul Kasabian Written by Paul Kasabian about 5 days ago 4,558 reads 0 comments

  16. 2017 NBA Draft Results: Team Grades and Analysis of Top Prospects

    The 2017 NBA draft has wrapped, and it's safe to say that Thursday night's selection process was an impactful and an interesting one. Many saw the selection of Washington product Markelle Fultz at pick No...

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  17. Nigel Hayes to Play for Knicks in Summer League After Going Undrafted

    Former Wisconsin standout Nigel Hayes came to terms on a deal with the New York Knicks on Friday to play for their summer league team...

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  18. Lonzo, Lonzo and More Lonzo. Also: Kardashians? It's the B/R Mag Show Podcast!

    Who won NBA Draft week: the Ball family, Gronk or the worst owner in sports? Welcome to Big Baller Zone, where Lonzo and his dad might be cursed for good.

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  19. All the Big Events from This Week in the NBA, Ranked

    The 2017 NBA offseason has been wilder than most, and this past week had everything: Phil Jackson looked to trade away all the New York Knicks with talent, Danny Ainge gobbled up ...

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  20. Paul George Informing Pacers He Wanted Trade a 'Gut Punch,' Says Kevin Pritchard

    Indiana Pacers President of Basketball Operations Kevin Pritchard described his disappointment Thursday after learning of Paul George 's intention to become a free agent next offseason...

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  21. NBA Draft 2017 Results: Grades for Each Team, Top Prospects and Sleepers

    A whirlwind NBA pre-draft season finally culminated on Thursday night with 60 players hearing their names called at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York...

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  22. Lonzo's Lakers and the Fan Who Was Offered Yeezys for LaVar Ball's BBB Hat

    The boos that greeted LaVar Ball as he strutted confidently through the masses in Brooklyn's Barclays Center on Thursday during 2017 NBA draft were confirmation enough...

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  23. NBA Draft Grades 2017: Letter Marks, Results and Analysis for Every Team

    On Thursday, the 2017 NBA draft brought several minor trades and one major transaction that should put the Minnesota Timberwolves in the playoff picture for the 2017-18 campaign...

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  24. Jordan Bell NBA Draft 2017: Scouting Report, Grade for Warriors Rookie

    Looking for the best NBA coverage around? Bleacher Report is the go-to destination. B/R's NBA coverage delivers must-see hardwood analysis on a daily basis. You've never been so ready for some basketball...

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  25. Rob Pelinka Calls Lonzo Ball 'Transcendent Talent,' Compares Impact to Tom Brady

    Los Angeles Lakers general manager Rob Pelinka set the bar high for No. 2 overall pick Lonzo Ball on Thursday, calling the team's new point guard a "transcendent talent...

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