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  1. Arizona is making a late push for 2016 guard Shamorie PondsRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Rumble In The Garden

    Chris Mullin is looking at Thomas Jefferson four-star point guard Shamorie Ponds as the program's top target in 2016 but Sean Miller and Arizona are looking to crash the party late in the game. According to Adam Zagoria and SNY.tv , the Wildcats are making a late push for Ponds as they are expected to have very little depth and talent in the backcourt in 2016 after the graduation of T.J. McConnell this past spring.

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  2. Pistons rookie Stanley Johnson apologizes for pointing toy gun at friend in Snapchat videoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Sporting News

    Pistons rookie Stanley Johnson apologized Wednesday morning after a Snapchat video posted Tuesday evening surfaced in which he jokingly pointed what he said was a toy air gun at a friend. "Last night I was hanging out with some friends and we were joking around with a toy.

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  3. Vitale: Arizona can overcome departuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | ESPN

    Dick Vitale, college basketball's top analyst and ambassador, joined ESPN during the 1979-80 season. His thorough knowledge of the game is brought forth in an enthusiastic, passionate style.

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  4. Rookie Poll Released, Mixed Opinions on D'Angelo RussellRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Lake Show Life

    Jul 13, 2015; Las Vegas, NV, USA; Los Angeles Lakers guard D'Angelo Russell dribbles the ball during an NBA Summer League game against the Knicks at Thomas & Mack Center. Credit: Stephen R. Sylvanie-USA TODAY Sports Each year, NBA.com publishes the results of an extensive poll that surveys incoming rookies and reveals their views on a number of topics regarding their fellow first-year players in addition to the league in general.

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  5. Predictions For Rondae Hollis-JeffersonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | From Russia With Dunk

    Mar 21, 2015; Portland, OR, USA; Arizona Wildcats forward Rondae Hollis-Jefferson celebrates against the Ohio State Buckeyes during the first half in the third round of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at Moda Center. Mandatory Credit: Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports On draft night, Rondae Hollis-Jefferson 's name was called by the Portland Trail Blazers with the No.

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  6. Rondae Hollis-Jefferson Already Opening EyesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | From Russia With Dunk

    Jun 25, 2015; Brooklyn, NY, USA; Rondae Hollis-Jefferson pump his fist after being selected as the number twenty-three overall pick to the Portland Trailblazers in the first round of the 2015 NBA Draft at Barclays Center. Mandatory Credit: Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports The NBA appears to be quite the democracy nowadays.

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  7. Five-star guard Markelle Fultz to announce college choice Friday nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | MSNBC

    Friday afternoon it was announced that five-star guard Markelle Fultz will make his decision at the Elite 24 slam dunk and three-point contests in Brooklyn on national television. The DeMatha Catholic product saw his recruitment take off during the spring and summer, emerging as one of the nation's top prospects.

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  8. Rookie Stanley Johnson offered a roof and three squares by Pistons teammateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | MLive.com

    If Andre Drummond has his way, he will have a roommate next year -- longtime friend and newfound Detroit Pistons teammate Stanley Johnson. "He wants me to live with him this year," Johnson said Thursday, "so that should be interesting, to see what happens there."

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  9. 2016 Prospect Primer - Potential RisersRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 20 | Liberty Ballers

    The Sixers have a lot of picks in the 2016 draft . It's too early to project who they should select, but here's a guide to help determine who you should be paying attention to this year.

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  10. Could Sam Thompson Take P.J. Hairston's Roster Spot?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | Swarm and Sting

    Mar 21, 2015; Portland, OR, USA; Ohio State Buckeyes forward Sam Thompson dribbles the basketball against Arizona Wildcats forward Rondae Hollis-Jefferson during the first half in the third round of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at Moda Center. Mandatory Credit: Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports The Charlotte Hornets have recently signed undrafted free agent, Sam Thompson, from Ohio State University to compete for a roster spot during the team's training camp.

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  11. BOZICH | NBA Rookies snub Towns, recognize Booker; Rozier a Draft steal?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | WDRB-TV Louisville

    A poll of 36 rookies picked former Duke star Jahlil Okafor as the 2016 NBA Rookie of the Year. Which player do you believe is most likely to win the award? LOUISVILLE, Ky.

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  12. LSU basketball schedule unveiled with home-and-homes with Kentucky, Florida in SEC playRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | NOLA.com

    As LSU heads down the home stretch of an exhibition tour in Australia to get a feel for how the Tigers will play in 2015-16, the who and when came into clear focus on Wednesday. On the eve of the fourth game of five Down Under, LSU released its 2015-16 schedule, a beefed-up slate that matches the talent level and expectations the Tigers figure to face when the season gets rolling.

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  13. Simmons, Blakeney and Sampson propel LSU basketball in Australia | Talkin' TigersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | The Times-Picayune

    On today's edition of Talkin' Tigers , sports reporter Rachel Whittaker and LSU beat writer Randy Rosetta discuss the Tigers' immense freshman talent on display down under, including forward Benny Simmons and guards Antonio Blakeney and Brandon Sampson . And don't forget Arizona transfer Craig Victor .

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  14. 5 Bold Predictions about the Nets Next SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | From Russia With Dunk

    Oct 12, 2013; Brooklyn, NY, USA; A general view before the start of the Brooklyn Nets and Detroit Pistons preseason game at Barclays Center. Mandatory Credit: Joe Camporeale-USA TODAY Sports With a lot of changing taking place for the Brooklyn Nets this summer, there's plenty of uncertainty in the air regarding what will take place next season.

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  15. Rondae Hollis-Jefferson A Little Ahead Of HimselfRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | From Russia With Dunk

    Jun 25, 2015; Brooklyn, NY, USA; Rondae Hollis-Jefferson pump his fist after being selected as the number twenty-three overall pick to the Portland Trailblazers in the first round of the 2015 NBA Draft at Barclays Center. Mandatory Credit: Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports Rondae Hollis-Jefferson is yet to play a single NBA minute, but the Brooklyn Nets rookie is already prepared to embrace some veteran responsibilities.

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  16. Five-Star PG, De'Aaron Fox, Cuts List; Kentucky In Top SevenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Five-star point guard De'Aaron Fox has narrowed his list of schools down to seven, he told Scout late Friday afternoon. Fox, a standout at Katy Cypress Lakes, is now only considering Arizona,Kansas, Kentucky, Louisville, LSU, North Carolina and North Carolina State.

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  17. Stanley Johnson Is Poised to Become This NBA Season's Surprise RookieRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 10 | BleacherReport

    He was never quite viewed as one of the ultimate prizes or must-have prospects. Those labels were handed out to Karl-Anthony Towns, D'Angelo Russell and Jahlil Okafor.

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  18. Mitch Lightfoot lists St. John's in top five, will visit the campusRead the original story

    Monday Aug 10 | Rumble In The Garden

    While the Johnnies may be focusing on Rawle Alkins, Mustapha Heron, Kassoum Yakwe, Bashir Ahmed and Shamorie Ponds in 2016, they also will get a peak at four-star power forward Mitch Lightfoot. Lightfoot, who is a native of Tucson, Arizona and stands at 6'8", has multiple high-quality major programs involved as he trimmed his list down to Kansas, St. John's, Utah , Stanford and Arizona on Sunday.

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  19. Four-star power forward Mitch Lightfoot trims list to fiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 9 | MSNBC

    After deciding to de-commit from New Mexico and reopen his recruitment in mid-April, four-star power forward Mitch Lightfoot has seen more than a few high-major programs express interest. Sunday night the Arizona native announced that he's cut his list to five programs with one of his home state's flagship schools making the cut.

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  20. Report: Power forward Lauri Markannen sets three official visitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 8 | MSNBC

    One of the top power forwards in the Class of 2016 has yet to play a game on American soil, but that hasn't stopped high-level Division I programs from looking to land his commitment. Lauri Markkanen, a skilled 6-foot-10 forward from Finland, was on the receiving end of a lot of recruiting attention before he trimmed his list to Arizona, North Carolina and Utah in early July.

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