NBA Draft

Primetime with Isaac and Suke
June 22, 2019 - 6:51 am
Blazers' Insider for The Athletic, Jason Quick, gives Isaac and Suke the inside track to Neil Olshey's Draft Day thought process.
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June 21, 2019 - 8:33 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Zion Williamson plays with force and ferocity, a Hulk in hightops who looks as though he'd never show a soft side. Draft night proved otherwise. Williamson was the No. 1 pick of the New Orleans Pelicans — a surprise to nobody who watched basketball this past season. But afterward he...
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June 21, 2019 - 8:21 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Bol Bol started the night high-fiving children as he walked across the stage as part of the festivities, being introduced with Zion Williamson, Ja Morant, RJ Barrett and others expecting to hear their names called early in the NBA draft. The other players were long gone by the time...
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June 21, 2019 - 8:17 am
The Portland Trail Blazers heard their number called with the 25th overall pick in last night's NBA Draft. There was only one name to choose in their eyes. Nassir Little, the small forward from North Carolina, was selected by Portland in the first round. Some draft experts had the 6-foot-7 wing...
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June 21, 2019 - 8:06 am
TUALATIN, Ore. (AP) The Portland Trail Blazers selected North Carolina forward Nassir Little with the 25th pick in the NBA draft on Thursday night. Little prides himself on carving his own path and while he was admittedly anxious after falling out of the lottery . . . more .
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NBA Commissioner Adam Silver at the podium of the 2018 NBA Draft.
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June 19, 2019 - 11:01 am
Even though the 2019-20 NBA title odds have dominated the betting conversation after the Pelicans shipped off Anthony Davis to the Lakers, wagering on the draft provides an enticing way to watch the four-hour event. Duke product Zion Williamson is the obvious favorite to be selected first overall...
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June 19, 2019 - 8:24 am
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Now that six-time All-Star Anthony Davis' trade request has been honored, it's time for the New Orleans Pelicans to start a new era by drafting the next face of the franchise. Duke star Zion Williamson is widely seen as the top pro prospect to enter any NBA draft since Davis in...
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