1. The Full 48 Podcast: 76ers Coach Brett Brown Didn't Want Lakers' 2017 Pick

    The Philadelphia 76ers could soon be overflowing with star-level talent after landing yet another top-three pick in Tuesday's 2017 NBA draft lottery, the fourth consecutive year they've done so...

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  2. Paul Pierce Says Celtics Should Trade No. 1 Pick in 2017 NBA Draft

    Less than 24 hours after inadvertently helping the Boston Celtics land the No. 1 overall selection in the 2017 NBA draft, Paul Pierce said he wants his former team to move the pick...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 3 months ago 70,084 reads 0 comments

  3. An NBA Lottery Mega-Party with the Weirdest Fans in the League

    It is four hours before the NBA draft lottery, and the parking lot behind Xfinity Live!—a massive dining and entertainment space in the heart of South Philadelphia's Sports Complex—is already home to dozens of tailgaters...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Maurice Peebles about 3 months ago 41,030 reads 0 comments

  4. LaVar Ball Hopes Celtics Don't Draft Lonzo, Says Markelle Fultz Is the Best

    LaVar Ball was magnanimous in his praise of Markelle Fultz, but he may have had an ulterior motive. In an interview Wednesday on FS1's Undisputed , Ball called Fultz "the perfect ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 3 months ago 3,953 reads 0 comments

  5. Knicks Rumors: Latest Reports Following 2017 NBA Draft Lottery

    A sense of dread surrounds the New York Knicks . There are few better ways to put it. Team president Phil Jackson's relationship with Carmelo Anthony isn't the best right now...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 3 months ago 14,249 reads 0 comments

  6. Celtics Co-Owner Wyc Grousbeck Coy About Lonzo Ball to TMZ After Draft Lottery

    Boston Celtics co-owner Wyc Grousbeck confirmed UCLA point guard Lonzo Ball is one of the players under consideration after the team won the 2017 NBA draft lottery Tuesday night...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 3 months ago 14,050 reads 0 comments

  7. Isaiah Thomas' Sons Have Been the Real MVPs of the NBA Playoffs

    Isaiah Thomas has been one of the biggest talking points of the 2016-17 NBA season with his breakout performance as a 5'9" point guard and a lethal scorer. But there are two shorter guys taking over the conversation...

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  8. Guide to Boston Celtics Upsetting Cavaliers in Eastern Conference Finals

    Ending the Cleveland Cavaliers ' title defense isn't an easy task, but that's the next challenge for Isaiah Thomas and the Boston Celtics ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 3 months ago 19,673 reads 0 comments

  9. Phil Jackson Says Knicks Are Good at What They Do, Confident in No. 8 Draft Pick

    New York Knicks president Phil Jackson didn't seem too concerned his team landed the No. 8 pick in Tuesday's draft lottery. "Our opportunity (at) seven could have been 10, so eight we'll live with," Jackson said, per Ian Begley of ESPN...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 3 months ago 12,510 reads 0 comments

  10. Celtics' Patience Rewarded by Getting No. 1 Pick in NBA Draft, Says Danny Ainge

    The Boston Celtics are sitting pretty in the present as they prepare for the Eastern Conference Finals and the future after landing the No. 1 pick in Tuesday's draft lottery...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 3 months ago 5,511 reads 0 comments

  11. Boston Celtics Hold All the Cards This Offseason Following NBA Draft Lottery

    NEW YORK — Surely he was joking. But also, perhaps Steve Pagliuca ought to give the idea some actual thought, even if his team is scheduled to host Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Finals on Wednesday night...

    Yaron Weitzman Written by Yaron Weitzman about 3 months ago 70,549 reads 0 comments

  12. Joel Embiid Says 76ers Will Win Next Year, Discusses Jayson Tatum, Josh Jackson

    Joel Embiid represented the Philadelphia 76ers on the dais Tuesday night at the NBA draft lottery, and the big man exuded optimism after his squad exercised swap rights with the Sacramento Kings to snare the No...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 3 months ago 25,495 reads 0 comments

  13. Danny Ainge Says Celtics' No. 1 Pick Hasn't Been Narrowed Down to 1 or 2 Players

    With the Boston Celtics winning the 2017 NBA draft lottery, general manager Danny Ainge can begin to narrow the team's focus for the first overall pick...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 3 months ago 10,987 reads 0 comments

  14. Paul Pierce Jokingly Takes Credit for Celtics Landing Top Pick in 2017 NBA Draft

    Boston Celtics legend Paul Pierce provided his old team with one more gift as he heads into retirement. The Celtics won the No...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 3 months ago 30,453 reads 0 comments

  15. Sam Hinkie Banner Raised at NBA Draft Lottery Party in Philadelphia

    Sam Hinkie may no longer be with the Philadelphia 76ers , but he'll forever live in the hearts of the league's most ardent process trusters...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 3 months ago 27,114 reads 0 comments

  16. Twitter Reacts to Kelly Olynyk's Remarkable Game 7 Performance vs. Wizards

    The Boston Celtics advanced to the Eastern Conference Finals by beating the Washington Wizards , 115-101, in Monday night's Game 7. Kelly Olynyk emerged as the unlikely hero, scoring 26 points in 28 minutes off the bench...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 3 months ago 17,457 reads 0 comments

  17. Celtics Beat Wizards and Improve to 19-4 in Game 7s at Home

    Fact: The Celtics beat the Wizards 115-105 on Monday night improving to 19-4 in Game 7s at home and advancing to their first Eastern Conference Finals since 2012...

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  18. Celtics Rumors: Latest Reports Before 2017 NBA Draft Lottery

    It must be nearing the NBA draft because the Boston Celtics are one of the hottest commodities on the rumors market yet again...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 3 months ago 1,904 reads 0 comments

  19. Eastern Conference Finals Berth Vindicates Celtics' Quiet Trade Deadline

    In beating the Washington Wizards 115-105 on Monday night, the Boston Celtics earned so much more than an Eastern Conference Finals bid...

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  20. Brad Stevens Discusses Celtics vs. Cavaliers Series After Game 7 Win vs. Wizards

    Boston Celtics head coach Brad Stevens knows his team will be underdogs against the Cleveland Cavaliers in the Eastern Conference Finals, but he's looking forward to facing off with the defending champions...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 3 months ago 7,698 reads 0 comments

  21. Isaiah Thomas, Kelly Olynyk Talk Celtics' Game 7 Win vs. Wizards in NBA Playoffs

    The Boston Celtics advanced to the Eastern Conference Finals Monday with a 115-105 victory over the Washington Wizards in Game 7 of their second-round series...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 3 months ago 3,951 reads 0 comments

  22. Isaiah Thomas, Celtics Beat Wizards in Game 7, Will Face LeBron James, Cavaliers

    The Boston Celtics are headed to the Eastern Conference Finals for the first time since 2012 after beating the Washington Wizards 115-105 in Game 7 Monday night in TD Garden...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 3 months ago 45,531 reads 0 comments

  23. Phil Jackson Damaged Carmelo Anthony's Trade Stock, According to NBA Execs

    As New York Knicks team president Phil Jackson continues to publicly push Carmelo Anthony to waive his no-trade clause, he is also reportedly damaging his All-Star's trade value around the league...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 3 months ago 26,135 reads 0 comments

  24. Knicks Rumors: New York Reportedly Prefers Markelle Fultz over Lonzo Ball

    The New York Knicks are looking for a point guard in a draft class loaded at the position, and the team reportedly has a preference if it lands the No. 1 overall pick during Tuesday's draft lottery...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 3 months ago 29,247 reads 0 comments

  25. Isaiah Thomas Discusses Clock Error at End of Celtics vs. Wizards Game 6

    Boston Celtics star Isaiah Thomas is choosing not to dwell on a mistake by officials in the team's Game 6 defeat to the Washington Wizards that would've added a second to the clock near the end of the game...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 3 months ago 26,033 reads 0 comments