1. Clippers Pick Jawun Evans 39th Overall in NBA Draft, Trade Cash to 76ers

    Jawun Evans' NBA draft journey reached its conclusion Thursday when the Los Angeles Clippers acquired his draft rights after the Philadelphia 76ers selected the former Oklahoma ...

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  2. Warriors Trade Up, Spend $3.5 Million to Pick Jordan Bell in 2017 NBA Draft

    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 ...

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  3. Kyle Kuzma, Josh Hart Picked by Lakers in 2017 NBA Draft, Join Lonzo Ball

    The Los Angeles Lakers added some pieces alongside Lonzo Ball for their rebuild in the latter portion of the first round of Thursday's NBA draft in the form of Kyle Kuzma and Josh Hart...

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  4. Luke Walton Comments on LaVar Ball Saying Lonzo Will Lead Lakers to Playoffs

    Lonzo Ball has come under more pressure thanks to repeated lofty comments by his father, LaVar, but his new coach with the Los Angeles Lakers doesn't believe this will be as big of an issue as many think...

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  5. LaVar Ball Booed as He Leaves 2017 NBA Draft, Throws Big Baller Hat into Crowd

    LaVar Ball was all smiles Thursday when the Los Angeles Lakers selected his son, Lonzo Ball , with the second pick in the NBA draft. That didn't change as he left Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York , to a chorus of jeers...

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  6. Lonzo Ball Says It's 'Funny' Joel Embiid Told Ben Simmons to Dunk on Him

    If Thursday night was any indication, the Philadelphia 76ers and Los Angeles Lakers may soon have a little rivalry on their hands. Shortly after the Lakers selected Lonzo Ball with the second pick in the 2017 NBA draft, 2016 No...

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  7. Harry Giles Joins De'Aaron Fox, Justin Jackson as Kings' 2017 NBA Draft Picks

    Harry Giles finally found a team willing to take a chance on his spotty injury history when the Sacramento Kings made him the 20th pick of the first round in the 2017 NBA draft on Thursday...

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  8. Magic Johnson Welcomes Lonzo Ball to Lakers Nation on Twitter After Selection

    The greatest point guard in Los Angeles Lakers history welcomed the newest lead guard Thursday after the franchise selected Lonzo Ball with the No...

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  9. Lonzo Ball's New Lakers-Themed 'ZO2' Shoes by LaVar's Big Baller Brand Revealed

    Lonzo Ball is officially on the Los Angeles Lakers after being selected with the No. 2 pick of the NBA draft. Unsurprisingly, his father LaVar is already trying to cash in. According to Darren Rovell of ESPN...

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  10. Kings Trade Back to Draft Justin Jackson No. 15 Overall, Joins De'Aaron Fox

    Less than three months after he led the North Carolina Tar Heels to a national title, Justin Jackson learned Thursday he'll suit up for the Sacramento Kings after he was selected 15th overall in the 2017 NBA draft...

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  11. Josh Jackson NBA Draft 2017: Scouting Report, Grade for Suns 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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  12. Top Tweets as Kings Pick De'Aaron Fox No. 5 Overall in 2017 NBA Draft

    The Sacramento Kings selected Kentucky guard De'Aaron Fox with the No. 5 pick in the 2017 NBA draft on Thursday night...

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  13. Lonzo Ball NBA Draft 2017: Scouting Report, Grade for Lakers 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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  14. Josh Jackson Selected No. 4 by Suns in 2017 NBA Draft, Twitter Praises Phoenix

    The Phoenix Suns selected Kansas swingman Josh Jackson with the No. 4 overall pick Thursday, a move that became mostly expected in the lead-up to the 2017 NBA draft. Jackson averaged 16...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 1 month ago 8,130 reads 0 comments

  15. LaVar Ball Says Lakers Will Make Playoffs Next Season After Lonzo Drafted No. 2

    LaVar Ball’s boisterous nature is not dying down anytime soon. The father of newly minted Los Angeles Laker Lonzo Ball made a playoff guarantee during his on-camera interview at the 2017 NBA draft...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 1 month ago 73,393 reads 0 comments

  16. Lakers Select Lonzo Ball No. 2 in 2017 NBA Draft as LaVar Predicted

    Lonzo Ball , one of the most unique talents to hit the NBA draft in years, is officially a member of the Los Angeles Lakers after he was taken with the No. 2 pick on Thursday night...

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  17. Lakers News: Latest Paul George Trade Rumors and Nick Young Free-Agency Buzz

    The Los Angeles Lakers are hours away from being on the clock at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York , with the second pick in the NBA draft, but the focus is squarely on deals they could make Thursday and beyond...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 month ago 7,770 reads 0 comments

  18. Lakers Rumors: Latest Trade Talk, Free Agency and Pre-Draft Buzz for Los Angeles

    The Magic Johnson-era kicked off with a subtle move to tank for the 2017 draft. The Los Angeles Lakers traded their top scorer Lou Williams to the Houston Rockets for Corey Brewer and a first-round pick...

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  19. Lonzo Ball Says He Doesn't Know Lakers' Plan for 2017 NBA Draft

    Lonzo Ball said the Los Angeles Lakers have not informed him whether they intend to take him with the No. 2 overall selection in Thursday's NBA draft. "You know, the Lakers have a plan," Ball said, per Ohm Youngmisuk of ESPN...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 1 month ago 16,423 reads 0 comments

  20. Nick Young Declines Lakers Contract Option, Test Free Agency

    Nick Young declined his $5.7 million player option for the 2017-18 season Wednesday and will become an unrestricted free agent on July 1, according to the team ...

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  21. Lonzo Ball Pitches LeBron James on Joining Lakers, Says He's Ready to Lead

    Lonzo Ball hasn't even joined the Los Angeles Lakers yet, but he's already working as a pitchman to sell LeBron James on signing with the team...

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  22. Runner Spells 'Warriors 2017 NBA Champs' Via 50-Mile Journey

    Any fan can make a sign or banner to celebrate their favorite team's accomplishments. One man took this idea to a different level to commemorate the Golden State Warriors winning the 2017 NBA Finals...

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  23. Steve Kerr: Stephen Curry's Impact on Opposing D's Greater Than Michael Jordan's

    Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr said Wednesday that Stephen Curry is more impactful on defenses than Michael Jordan...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 1 month ago 65,906 reads 0 comments

  24. Lakers Rumors: Latest Buzz on Paul George Trade, Lonzo Ball and More

    The Los Angeles Lakers made a splash when they brought in Magic Johnson to run basketball operations as team president, and the ripple effects of that shake-up are starting to manifest...

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  25. 5 Under-the-Radar Free Agents Warriors Should Target This Offseason

    The cost of NBA championship contention is steep. After reeling off two world titles in three seasons, the Golden State Warriors embark on this offseason facing the difficult task of roster-building on a budget...

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