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  1. Vince Hunter, Yes PleaseRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Liberty Ballers

    Vince Hunter, even including Justise Winslow, Mario Hezonja, and Rondae Hollis-Jefferson might be THE athlete of this draft. Absolutely elite explosion.

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  2. L.A. Lakers put title pressure on rookieRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    Ohio State guard D'Angelo Russell, left, drives past Arizona forward Rondae Hollis-Jefferson during a second-round NCAA tournament game in March. Russell, drafted last Thursday No.

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  3. LSUa s Johnny Jones is in favor of new 30-second shot clock, even...Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Advocate

    LSU's Johnny Jones is in favor of new 30-second shot clock, even though it won't change Tigers' offense much With an up-tempo style of play already in place, LSU men's basketball coach Johnny Jones is looking forward to the new rules changes that were approved last month to improve the pace of play. The biggest change implemented for the 2015-16 season involved taking five seconds off the shot clock, which had been set at 35 seconds since the 1993-94 season.

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  4. Nets' free agency plan waits on Joe Johnson tradeRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | New York Post

    Barring some unforeseen developments, the two biggest priorities for the Nets this summer - re-signing Brook Lopez and Thaddeus Young - will be done soon after free agency begins July 1. But assuming the Nets are able to bring both Lopez and Young back, the work for general manager Billy King will only be getting started. That's because the Nets will still have plenty of work to do to round out their roster.

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  5. Rondae Hollis-Jefferson: "I want to be elite defender"Read the original story

    Yesterday | Nets Daily

    The Nets drafted Rondae Hollis-Jefferson last week based primarily on his defense and in discussing his skills with ESPN's Ryan Ruocco, he made a bold statement about fulfilling his promise. "I feel like once I study more and take defensive concepts in, I'll be one of the elite defenders in this league," RHJ told Ruocco who as a YES announcer will see a lot of the 6'7" wing from Arizona next season.

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  6. Why Robert Upshaw Can Be Steal of the 2015 NBA Draft for Los Angeles LakersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | BleacherReport

    Dare to encroach upon his paint, and he will crush you. Try seeking refuge in jump shots, and he will rush out with his 7'5" wingspan and consume the ball on its upward trajectory like a giant pterodactyl.

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  7. NBA Draft 2015: Complete Results, Grades and Rookies to WatchRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | BleacherReport

    The NBA 's newest rookies won't step on the floor in an effort to validate their draft positions for a few weeks, but it's never too early to evaluate how franchises fared during a pressure-packed selection process. Taking a combination of team needs and projected upside into account while pondering the possibility of immediate contributions, we've decided to break out a conventional A-F grading scale for all 30 of the Association's franchises.

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  8. Orlando Summer League features Johnson vs WinslowRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Piston Powered

    Mar 26, 2015; Los Angeles, CA, USA; Arizona Wildcats forward Stanley Johnson reacts against Xavier Musketeers during the second half in the semifinals of the west regional of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at Staples Center. Mandatory Credit: Robert Hanashiro-USA TODAY Sports In the first game Detroit will play the Orlando Magic who drafted Mario Hezonja who was the first small forward taken in the 2015 NBA draft three spots ahead of Stanley Johnson.

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  9. Johnson catching eyes earlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Crescent-News.com

    Stanley Johnson had already brought attention to himself when -- after being selected by the Detroit Pistons with the eighth pick -- he declared himself to be the best player in the draft.

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  10. The missing element Hollis-Jefferson gives the NetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | New York Post

    Thursday night's NBA draft had come and gone, and Rondae Hollis-Jefferson already had switched teams once in his NBA career before leaving the building. But despite the fact that it was already past 1 a.m. Friday morning - in fact, Hollis-Jefferson had been stuck in the arena so long waiting for the trade between the Trail Blazers and Nets to officially keep him in Brooklyn to be processed that the bus taking everyone involved with the draft was waiting for him - the 6-foot-7 forward with never-ending arms wasn't lacking for energy.

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  11. Lakers News: Brandon Ashley Opts to Play With HawksRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Lake Show Life

    Mar 18, 2015; Portland, OR, USA; Arizona Wildcats forward Brandon Ashley smiles during practice before the second round of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at Moda Center. Mandatory Credit: Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports The 2014-15 Los Angeles Lakers were terrible.

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  12. Stanley Johnson's Suit Catches Eyes At Pistons' News Conference [PHOTO]Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | CBS Local

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  13. Kris Dunn, Georges Niang, Buddy Hield among college players at Nike Basketball AcademyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | MSNBC

    Saturday morning the first annual Nike Basketball Academy got underway in southern California, with the event hosting some of the top college and high school players in the country. Those in attendance will receive instruction from coaches as well as NBA players such as Anthony Davis, Kevin Durant and LeBron James.

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  14. Stanley Johnson: Justise Winslow comparison nothing new, 'blessed' to be Detroit PistonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | MLive.com

    The chatter comparing Stanley Johnson to Justise Winslow is inevitable -- it happens any time two players at the same position are picked in close proximity early in the NBA draft -- and the newest Detroit Pistons player is aware of it. In fact, when ESPN's Chad Ford tweeted that the Pistons' selection of Johnson at No.

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  15. Nets sign undrafted former top-five recruit for summer leagueRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | New York Post

    League sources confirmed the Nets have agreed to have Cliff Alexander play for their Summer League entries in both Orlando and Las Vegas. Alexander, a 6-foot-9, 240-pound power forward with a 7-foot-4 wingspan, was projected by DraftExpress to be a late first-round pick in Thursday's draft, and the website ranked him as the No.

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  16. NJ Draft Recap: Nets EditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | Double G Sports

    The all-in gambles Nets GM Billy King has taken over the last few years have not panned out anywhere near as well as he'd hoped, to say the least. But King's anticipated 2015 Draft Day moves hint that he's put aside the get-rich-quick schemes - for now - and is looking to secure a sustainable future for Brooklyn.

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  17. More Read the original story

    Saturday Jun 27 | WTOL-TV Toledo

    Carlos Sanchez hit a three-run triple off Joba Chamberlain in the 10th inning Thursday, and the Chicago White Sox held on to beat the Detroit Tigers 8-7. With the score 5-all, Chamberlain walked Melky Cabrera with one out, hit Avisail Garcia with a pitch and then allowed pinch-hitter J.B. Shuck's two-out infield single to shortstop.

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  18. Why Van Gundy picked Stanley Johnson over Justise WinslowRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | Piston Powered

    Jun 25, 2015; Brooklyn, NY, USA; Stanley Johnson greets NBA commissioner Adam Silver after being selected as the number eight overall pick to the Detroit Pistons in the first round of the 2015 NBA Draft at Barclays Center. Mandatory Credit: Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports When the Sacramento Kings selected Willie Cauley-Stein with the sixth pick in the NBA draft I thought for sure Justise Winlsow would be a Detroit Piston.

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  19. Ex-Chartiers Valley guard McConnell picked up by Philadelphia 76ersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    T.J. McConnell was not selected in the NBA draft Thursday night, but this former Chartiers Valley High School star point guard still will get a chance to make a team. McConnell, who played for the University of Arizona, reached an agreement to sign a free-agent contract with the Philadelphia 76ers.

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  20. The loud message Nets send Lopez in dumping PlumleeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | New York Post

    If there were any doubt about whom the Nets were building around going into Thursday's NBA draft, by the time the night was done there was no longer: It is Brook Lopez's team now. Although Lopez, on Friday afternoon, officially opted out of the $16.7 million he could have received for the 2015-16 season, according to multiple sources, the fact the Nets were willing to move Mason Plumlee to pick up a second first-round pick Thursday - which they used to snag Arizona swingman Rondae Hollis-Jefferson - only reinforced a growing belief within the organization and around the league Lopez will re-sign with the Nets once free agency begins next month.

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