1. Celtics Rumors: Boston Reportedly 'Leaning' Toward Drafting Jayson Tatum

    ESPN.com's Chad Ford reported Wednesday that the Boston Celtics are leaning toward selecting Duke forward Jayson Tatum with the No. 3 overall pick in Thursday's NBA draft...

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  2. Jimmy Butler Reportedly Told by Cavaliers Players to Avoid Team After GM's Exit

    Cleveland Cavaliers players have reportedly told Chicago Bulls star Jimmy Butler to avoid a trade to the reigning Eastern Conference champions due to the group's uncertain future following the departure of general manager David Griffin this week...

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  3. Paul Millsap Sign-and-Trade Options Reportedly Explored After Dwight Howard Deal

    The Atlanta Hawks are reportedly exploring the possibility of executing a sign-and-trade deal involving All-Star forward Paul Millsap ...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 2 days ago 52,937 reads 0 comments

  4. 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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  5. The Curse and the Comfort of Being the No. 2 Draft Pick in the NBA

    You don’t have the pressure of the No. 1 pick, but are you really better off getting drafted next? Is Lonzo Ball on the championship path of KD…or destined to be the next Darko (or D’Angelo)?

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  6. J. Cole x Dennis Smith: Small-Town Bond from Fayetteville to the NBA

    The fraternal bond between hip-hop and basketball has always been strong. The modern era of the NBA has witnessed lyricists and ballplayers become inseparable. From Shaquille O’Neal’s friendship with the Notorious B...

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  7. Top NBA Draft Pick Lonzo Ball Silences Haters with Unorthodox Shot

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  8. NBA Mock Draft 2017: 1st-Round Predictions and Top Prospects on the Rise

    At this point, we can safely assume that point guards Markelle Fultz and Lonzo Ball will be going first and second in the 2017 NBA draft to the Philadelphia 76ers and Los Angeles Lakers, respectively, but when the Celtics are on the clock at No...

    Paul Kasabian Written by Paul Kasabian about 2 days ago 8,103 reads 0 comments

  9. 2017 NBA Draft Order: Team-by-Team Selection List for Rounds 1-2

    The 2017 NBA Finals are over. Now it's time to see how teams want to build for the future. The Philadelphia 76ers have apparently decided that trading up for the No. 1 overall pick in this year's draft is their best course of action...

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  10. LaVar Ball Told Son LiAngelo He Doesn't Think He'll Make It to the NBA

    In a GQ exclusive published Wednesday, LaVar Ball offered a brutally honest assessment regarding the NBA prospects of his middle son, LiAngelo Ball...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 2 days ago 444,852 reads 0 comments

  11. Shaquille O'Neal Talks Kristaps Porzingis Trade Rumors, Lonzo Ball and Lakers

    Basketball Hall of Fame member Shaquille O'Neal believes the New York Knicks should make Kristaps Porzingis the face of the franchise rather than deal him away amid recent trade speculation...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 2 days ago 39,271 reads 0 comments

  12. NBA Free Agents 2017: Top Rumors and Predictions Before NBA Draft

    While most of the NBA offseason talk has involved players under contract who might get shipped off to other teams, the NBA's 2017 free agent class is bound to steal the headlines soon enough...

    Paul Kasabian Written by Paul Kasabian about 2 days ago 13,904 reads 0 comments

  13. 10 Realistic 2017 NBA Draft Night Trades

    Are you suffering from NBA vertigo? Don’t worry, you’re not alone. Between the Boston Celtics and Philadelphia 76ers swapping picks, David Griffin’s exit from ...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 2 days ago 431,011 reads 0 comments

  14. 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...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 2 days ago 27,653 reads 0 comments

  15. B/R's Final 2017 NBA Draft Big Board

    Teams are finalizing their boards for the 2017 NBA draft with workouts nearly complete. Most will rank the prospects and separate them into tiers...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 2 days ago 371,288 reads 0 comments

  16. Aron Baynes Opts Out of Pistons Contract, Will Test 2017 NBA Free Agency

    Aron Baynes is evidently banking on a sizable payday this summer. Detroit Pistons head coach and team president Stan Van Gundy confirmed Tuesday, per Rod Beard of the Detroit News , that Baynes plans to decline his $6...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 2 days ago 1,050 reads 0 comments

  17. Wizards Reportedly Reach Agreement to Run NBA G League Team

    The Washington Wizards reportedly came to terms on an agreement Tuesday to own and operate an NBA G League team beginning in 2018-19...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 2 days ago 3,500 reads 0 comments

  18. NBA Trade Rumors: Rounding Up Latest Reports Before 2017 NBA Draft

    The 2010 NBA offseason, which featured LeBron James and Chris Bosh taking their talents to South Beach to join Dwyane Wade , stands alone as the wildest NBA summer in recent ...

    Paul Kasabian Written by Paul Kasabian about 2 days ago 6,564 reads 0 comments

  19. Chauncey Billups, Dan Gilbert to Reportedly Continue Talks over Cavs GM Role

    Cleveland Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert is reportedly expected to continue conversations with Chauncey Billups on Wednesday regarding the team's general manager vacancy, according to ESPN's Jeff Goodman ...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 2 days ago 6,820 reads 0 comments

  20. Greg Monroe Reportedly Exercises Bucks Contract Option, Will Make $17.88 Million

    Greg Monroe has reportedly decided to exercise his player option, sticking with the Milwaukee Bucks for at least another season...

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  21. 'Better Off Against Men': Why a Family Chose Life Abroad to Prep Son for NBA

    PORTLAND — It's the second day of Hoop Summit practice in Portland, Oregon, and Isaiah Hartenstein does not want to be disrupted...

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  22. How Sacramento Kings Should Approach 2017 NBA Draft

    Following last year's DeMarcus Cousins trade, there's a different pre-draft feel for the Sacramento Kings . There can be no postseason delusions now—no misplaced hopes regarding a ...

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  23. Metrics 101: Best and Worst Trades of No. 1 Pick in NBA History

    Trading the No. 1 pick in the NBA draft is never an easy decision, yet that's exactly what the Boston Celtics have officially elected to do . Shipping off the selection that will likely be used on Markelle Fultz to the Philadelphia 76ers for the No...

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  24. 'The Full 48' Podcast: Lauri Markkanen, Jonathan Wasserman Talk 2017 NBA Draft

    NBA draft prospect Lauri Markkanen joins Bleacher Report's Howard Beck and Jordan Brenner to discuss what it's like going through the predraft process—including meeting ...

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  25. Washington Generals Counter Globetrotters by Drafting LaVar Ball, Conor McGregor

    On Tuesday, the Harlem Globetrotters held their 11th annual draft . While some of the names are unrealistic, five current members of the squad joined after getting picked in previous years...

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