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  1. Josh Gasser, Wisconsin PG, latest to join Nets summer league squadsRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 28 | Nets Daily

    Josh Gasser, the starting point guard for NCAA runner-up Wisconsin, will play for the Nets in both the Orlando and Las Vegas summer leagues. Gasser, a 6'4" point guard, played with first round picks Frank Kaminsky and Sam Dekker on the Badgers, who lost to Duke in the national championship game.

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  2. Andre Hollins looks ahead, anxiously, to his basketball futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Star Tribune

    Although the University of Minnesota Gophers' drought in the NBA draft is expected to reach 11 years tonight, there are still two former University of Minnesota players to keep an eye on. Center Mo Walker has been invited to nine NBA workouts this summer and has enjoyed a steep upward trajectory in his game the last two years.

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  3. Lionel Hollins Son To Play Summer LeaguesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 21 | From Russia With Dunk

    Jan 21, 2015; Sacramento, CA, USA; Brooklyn Nets head coach Lionel Hollins reacts to a call during the third quarter of the game against the Sacramento Kings at Sleep Train Arena. The Brooklyn Nets defeated the Sacramento Kings 103-100.

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  4. Austin Hollins, son of Lionel Hollins, will play for the Nets' Summer League teamsRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 20 | Nets Daily

    Summer League is just around the corner -- early July, to be exact -- so teams are starting to fill out their rosters for Las Vegas and Orlando. One interesting note coming out of Brooklyn, who will participate in both Orlando and Las Vegas this Summer, is that head coach Lionel Hollins ' son, Austin Hollins, will play on the Nets ' Summer League teams in July.

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  5. Lakers start draft workouts with late first- and second-round prospectsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    Arizona guard T.J. McConnell drives against Ohio State guard D'Angelo Russell during the Wildcats' 73-58 victory on Saturday. McConnell finished with 19 points, six rebounds, six assists and five steals.

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  6. Backboard Enemy No. 1 Montrezl Harrell works out for Utah JazzRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 7 | Deseret News

    Montrezl Harrell doesn't wear a warning sign when he enters gyms, but he might be required to if keeps treating rims and backboards poorly. Consider this tidbit from the personal section of the former Louisville power forward's bio in the Utah Jazz's pre-draft workout media book: "Shattered a backboard in practice during his senior year of high school."

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  7. New daddy Gordon Hayward welcomes a brand new Utah Jazz fan to familyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 6 | Deseret News

    As one more piece of evidence that Gordon Hayward has grown up before our eyes, the Utah Jazz star is now a father. Hayward's wife, Robyn, delivered the couple's first child on Saturday evening, the Deseret News was informed, giving the small forward and his team one more fan.

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  8. Recapping Day One of Raptors Pre-Draft WorkoutsRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 4 | Raptors HQ

    The Raptors held their first round of pre-draft workouts on Wednesday. Here's how the first set of players performed.

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  9. NBA pre-draft workouts: Jazz get closer look at potential No. 12 picksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 3 | Deseret News

    Georgia State guard R.J. Hunter's time as the highest-ranked draft hopeful to participate in a Utah Jazz workout won't last very long. Hunter participated in Wednesday's pre-draft workout, showing the Jazz he has a quick trigger and can hit from long range.

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  10. Pitino draws big recruiting classRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | Star Tribune

    Just before coach Richard Pitino got off the Gopher Road Trip caravan for its first stop in Spicer, Minn., he said he turned to radio broadcaster Mike Grimm and jokingly asked, "Do we have to talk about last year?" Lucky for Pitino, there are seven good reasons to look forward. One day after the final signing for the seven-player 2015-16 class - the largest class since 1986 - the only question from the public the Gophers basketball coach fielded after his short speech focused on the future, specifically the five freshmen and two transfers who will start arriving on campus next month.

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  11. Offseason evaluation: Ricky Doyle finds footing as freshman, now stands as Michigan's top...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | MLive.com

    Four games into the Big Ten schedule, Michigan found itself holding a narrow lead over visiting Minnesota and in need of a closer. Maybe that's why the Gophers weren't expecting freshman Ricky Doyle to roll off a high screen, snag a lob from Walton and dunk on the head of senior center Maurice Walker.

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  12. Lakers begin predraft workout processRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | ESPN

    The Lakers kicked off what's expected to be a weeks-long evaluation process ahead of the June 25 NBA draft. The Lakers kicked off what's expected to be a weeks-long evaluation process ahead of the June 25 NBA draft.

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  13. Minnesota Basketball: A Season To Forget, But What Went Wrong with Gopher Basketball?Read the original story

    May 19, 2015 | The Daily Gopher

    This past season was largely forgettable and maybe it would be best to just move on without looking back. But I think there were reasonable expectations heading into this season that the team would be "more" competitive in the Big Ten and be in position to earn a bid into the NCAA Tournament .

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  14. Pitino recruit Nwankwo released from letter of intent for academic reasonsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2015 | Star Tribune

    Gophers men's basketball recruit Jonathan Nwankwo has been released from his national letter of intent because of external academic circumstances, a source familiar with the situation told the Star Tribune on Monday. The 6-10 Gophers' 2015 commit -- whose NCAA clearinghouse and admissions processes are still ongoing -- will be free to sign with any other school and begin his eligibility this fall.

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  15. Rakeem Christmas working on jumper, playing forward to prep for NBA Draft combineRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2015 | The Post-Standard

    Rakeem Christmas played at Syracuse University for four years. He appeared in every game during that time, starting 140 out of 142 games.

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  16. Rayno: Ready or not, Konate expected to be Gophers' starting centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | Star Tribune

    This is Amelia Rayno's third season on the Gophers men's basketball beat. She learned college basketball in North Carolina , where fanhood is not an option.

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  17. Eliason ended career as a forgottten GopherRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | Star Tribune

    Elliott Eliason, a fifth-year senior who contributed under Tubby Smith, barely played in the stretch of the Gophers' disappointing 2014-15 season. Coach Richard Pitino never told him why.

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  18. aMAILiaBAG: Expectations for next year, Minnesota as a destination, recruiting and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | Star Tribune

    This is Amelia Rayno's third season on the Gophers men's basketball beat. She learned college basketball in North Carolina , where fanhood is not an option.

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  19. Penn State Basketball: Newbill's Run At Portsmouth Invitational BeginsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | Statecollege.com

    D.J. Newbill will continue his quest to the NBA this week, participating amongst 64 college seniors in the annual Portsmouth Invitational Tournament , held in Portsmouth, Va. from April 8 to 11. Since 1952, the P.I.T has invited 64 of the best college basketball seniors from across the nation to participate in a four-day, 12-game tournament in front of representatives from every NBA team, serving as the de-facto NBA combine for new alums.

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  20. Gophers assistant Dan McHale taking Eastern Kentucky jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | TwinCities

    Dan McHale, the top assistant on the staff of Gophers basketball coach Richard Pitino, will be the next Eastern Kentucky coach. ESPN.com 's Jeff Goodman tweeted that Cincinnati assistant Larry Davis, a former Gophers assistant to Clem Haskins, was the other finalist for the Eastern Kentucky job.

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