NBA Draft

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Reports: Jay-Z To Sell Stake In Brooklyn Nets

Jay-Z is looking to sell his small stake in the Brooklyn Nets so his player representation company can expand into the NBA, according to multiple reports.


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Rothstein Files: Oregon State Ready To Move On Without Cunningham

By Jon Rothstein » More Columns Jared Cunningham was the best player in college basketball last season that nobody knew about. The 6-foot-4 guard made highlight reel plays with regularity and routinely put Oregon State on […]


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Nets Sign 2nd-Round Draft Pick Tyshawn Taylor

The Brooklyn Nets have signed second-round pick Tyshawn Taylor from Kansas. The Nets acquired the point guard’s rights in exchange for cash in a draft-night trade with Portland.


First pick in the 2012 NBA draft Anthony Davis talks to the media after joining the New Orleans Hornets at the New Orleans Areana on June 29, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Keidel: NBA Locals’ Brew A Cold Draft

There were two notable holes in the first round of the NBA Draft, both of our beloved basketball teams.


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Rothstein Files: High-Fives From NBA Draft

Nearly three months after winning the National Championship, Kentucky broke an NBA Draft record with six players selected.


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Schmeelk: Knicks Fans’ Fury Misplaced Over Draft Pick

I’m not saying Papanikolaou is going to be Ginobli. I’m just making the point that he could be more talented than the American players left on the board.


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Knicks Draft Greek Forward Kostas Papanikolaou At No. 48, Await Free Agency

The 21-year-old forward is still under contract with Euroleague champion Olympiacos of the Greek league, so the Knicks expect to keep tabs on his development.


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Nets Acquire Hoboken Native Tyshawn Taylor From Trail Blazers

The Nets may be headed to New York this season, but at least they will take a newly acquired New Jersey native with them.


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Kentucky Ties Record With 6 Picks In 1st Round Of NBA Draft

After the New Orleans Hornets made the long-expected selection of forward Anthony Davis with the first pick, Charlotte followed by taking fellow freshman Michael Kidd-Gilchrist.


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B&C Morning Show: Al Learns Something During Jerry’s Update

Jerry Recco’s first update of the morning proved to be very enlightening for one Al Dukes. You see the Mets were playing the Dodgers out in L.A. and unbenounced to Al, the area where Dodger Stadium is located is known as Chavez Ravine.


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Celtics Take Syracuse Center Fab Melo With 22nd Pick

A talented defender and shot blocker, Melo was the second big man chosen by Boston. They also had the 21st pick, which they used to take Ohio State forward Jared Sullinger.


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Rothstein Files: 5 Storylines To Watch For During 2012 NBA Draft

The Bobcats sent a major buzz throughout the basketball universe last week by hiring St. John’s assistant Mike Dunlap as their head coach — and don’t be surprised if they make a splash of equal proportions on draft night.


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B&C Morning Show: Jerry’s Update: Pettitte Out, ‘That’s Baseball Suzyn’

Jerry Recco’s first update of the morning began in a similar fashion as to today’s show, by providing the details surrounding the Yankees 5-4 win over the Indians – including losing Andy Pettitte for 6-8 weeks to a broken fibula.


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Schmeelk: Wax-ing, Waning On Carmelo Weight Loss And More Knicks Notes

With the NBA draft coming up Thursday, Knicks news has been flying left and right — even though they have no first-round pick. Let’s cover it all.


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Rothstein Files: 5 Sleepers In The 2012 NBA Draft

An athletic freak that has a chance to be a lock down defender, Jared Cunningham may be the best player in this draft that no one knows about.