NBA Draft

Texas Tech's Jarrett Culver guarding Virginia's Deandre Hunter in the NCAA championship game
Streeter Lecka
May 23, 2019 - 10:01 am
The NBA Draft is on June 20 and everyone in the world knows that Zion Williamson is going first overall to the New Orleans Pelicans. In fact, most NBA fans have a pretty good idea how the first three picks will shake out, with the Memphis Grizzlies making it no secret that they would select Murray...
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Zion Williamson of Duke lets out a yell on the court during the 2018-19 season.
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May 15, 2019 - 1:24 pm
( 97.1 The Ticket ) When the New Orleans Pelicans won the NBA Draft Lottery on Tuesday night, it appeared presumptive No. 1 pick Zion Williamson expressed a bit of disappointment. One report said Williamson wanted to go to the New York Knicks . If Williamson doesn't want to play in New Orleans, he...
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NBA deputy commissioner Mark Tatum reveals the No. 1 pick for the New Orleans Pelicans during the 2019 NBA Draft Lottery.
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May 14, 2019 - 7:10 pm
The New Orleans Pelicans claimed the No. 1 pick in next month's NBA Draft -- also known as first dibs on Duke phenom Zion Williamson -- in a topsy-turvy draft lottery Tuesday night that broke hearts in New York and changed the power dynamics of the league. It was a stroke of incredible fortune for...
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Zion Williamson of Duke flexes and smiles during a game against North Carolina.
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May 14, 2019 - 8:06 am
The 2019 NBA Draft lottery takes place Tuesday night to determine the order of teams picking in June's draft. The prize attached to the bouncing ping pong balls is the No. 1 pick -- and with it, the opportunity to select Duke phenom Zion Williamson. ESPN will air the lottery at 8:30 p.m. ET (the...
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Duke star Zion Williamson points on the court during the 2019 NCAA Tournament.
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April 16, 2019 - 7:57 am
CHARLOTTE ( WFNZ ) -- Duke freshman Zion Williamson, arguably the most hyped prospect since LeBron James in 2003, has officially declared for the 2019 NBA Draft. He made the announcement Monday on his Instagram page. --Thank you Duke--#thebrotherhood A post shared by Zion Williamson (@zionlw10) on...
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March 22, 2019 - 12:21 pm
Murray State point guard Ja Morant electrified the NCAA Tournament with a triple-double (17 points, 11 rebounds, 16 assists) on Thursday, leading many New York Knicks fans to wonder what he might look like in blue and orange.
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