1. Chris Paul Re-Elected as President of NBA's Players Association

    Chris Paul was re-elected to a new term as the president of the National Basketball Players Association on Friday, according to The Undefeated's Marc J. Spears ...

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  2. Magic Johnson Says Lakers 'Needed a Leader' After D'Angelo Russell Trade

    Magic Johnson , the Los Angeles Lakers ' president of basketball operations, thanked D'Angelo Russell for his services on Friday and said the team decided to move in a different direction because what the team needed was a "leader...

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  3. Martin Perez Injures Thumb in Accident with Hotel Door; Next Start in Question

    Texas Rangers pitcher Martin Perez is in danger of missing his next start after he suffered a small fracture in the tip of his right (non-throwing) thumb and had the nail torn off following an accident at the team's hotel...

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  4. 4-Star LB Prospect Ben Wilson Commits to TCU

    Ben Wilson, a 4-star inside linebacker from Sumner, Washington, verbally committed to the TCU Horned Frogs on Friday...

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  5. Jeb Bush Joins Tagg Romney, Wayne Rothbaum Group in Attempt to Buy Marlins

    Former Florida governor Jeb Bush has joined a group spearheaded by Tagg Romney —the son of former Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney —in an effort to buy the ...

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  6. DeAndre Jordan Was 'Never' on Trade Block, According to Clippers Executive

    Los Angeles Clippers executive vice president of basketball operations Lawrence Frank denied Thursday that the team placed center DeAndre Jordan on the trade block. "DeAndre was never, ever dangled out there," Frank said, according to ESPN...

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  7. Jimmy Butler Doesn't 'Like the Way Some Things Were Handled' by Bulls in Trade

    Jimmy Butler was shipped out of the Windy City Thursday when the Chicago Bulls dealt him to the Minnesota Timberwolves in a draft night blockbuster, and the All-Star swingman said Friday he wasn't necessarily thrilled with the way it happened...

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  8. Kentavious Caldwell-Pope Suspended 2 Games for March DUI Arrest

    The NBA announced Friday that Detroit Pistons swingman Kentavious Caldwell-Pope has been suspended two games after a March arrest on suspicion of DUI, according to  Sports Illustrated 's Jeremy Woo ...

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  9. Markelle Fultz Says 76ers Are Playoff Team After Being Picked No. 1 in NBA Draft

    Markelle Fultz hasn't been a member of the Philadelphia 76ers for 24 hours yet, but he's already setting the bar high in advance of his rookie season...

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  10. 4-Star CB Prospect Jalyn Armour-Davis Commits to Alabama over Auburn, FSU

    Jalyn Armour-Davis thrived as a shutdown cornerback at St. Paul's Episcopal School in Mobile, Alabama, and he announced Friday that he'll continue his football career at Alabama...

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  11. 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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  12. Danny Ainge on Josh Jackson's Skipped Workout: 'Didn't Want to Play for Celtics'

    Boston Celtics president of basketball operations Danny Ainge told reporters Thursday night he never spoke with Josh Jackson in advance of the NBA draft and that a cancelled ...

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  13. Jimmy Butler Trade 'Sets a Direction' for Bulls, According to John Paxson

    Chicago Bulls vice president of basketball operations John Paxson told reporters Thursday night the decision to trade Jimmy Butler in exchange for Zach LaVine, Kris Dunn and ...

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  14. 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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  15. 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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  16. Bunchie Young's Trainer Says Illinois Football Offered 10-Year-Old a Scholarship

    Mike Evans, the trainer for 10-year-old football and track star Bunchie Young, told ESPN's Adam Rittenberg on Thursday that his client received a scholarship offer from the Illinois Fighting Illini...

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  17. Wesley Iwundu Joins Jonathan Isaac as Magic's Picks in 2017 NBA Draft

    Wesley Iwundu shined as a senior at Kansas State, and he parlayed that standout campaign into a spot in the Association Thursday when he was selected by the Orlando Magic at No...

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  18. Jimmy Butler's Trainer Travelle Gaines Rips Bulls GM Gar Forman After Trade

    Jimmy Butler 's trainer, Travelle Gaines, had some choice words for Chicago Bulls general manager Gar Forman on Thursday night in the aftermath of a trade that sent the All-Star ...

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  19. 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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  20. 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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  21. Derek Jeter Reportedly Told MLB He Doesn't Have Enough Money Yet to Buy Marlins

    Derek Jeter , who is heading a group that has expressed interest in buying the Miami Marlins , told Major League Baseball on Thursday he doesn't have the funds necessary to complete the purchase, according to the Associated Press (via ESPN...

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  22. Paul George Celtics, Pacers Trade Talks Reportedly Stall Amid NBA Draft

    The Boston Celtics and Indiana Pacers were engaged in trade talks centered around Paul George during the early stages of Thursday night's NBA draft, but a deal is starting to look unlikely...

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  23. 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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  24. Richard Jefferson, Channing Frye Reportedly May Retire This Offseason

    Richard Jefferson and Channing Frye are reportedly contemplating retirement in advance of the 2017-18 season...

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  25. Twitter Explodes as Bulls Trade Jimmy Butler for Zach LaVine, Kris Dunn, Pick

    The Minnesota Timberwolves pulled off a stunner Thursday when they reportedly agreed to a trade with the Chicago Bulls that will send Zach LaVine, Kris Dunn and the seventh pick in ...

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