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

    Sunday Jun 28 | 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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  2. Villanova's Hilliard happy he landed with PistonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Philly.com

    On the night of the NBA draft, Darrun Hilliard tried to find ways to distract himself as he waited for a call from an NBA team while spending time with his family in Bethlehem, Pa. When the board game Trouble and the card game Uno didn't work, he went on a four-mile run.

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  3. Darrun Hilliard, Liberty High grad, ready for NBA life to start with Detroit PistonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | The Morning Call

    Liberty High grad Darrun Hilliard will begin playing for the Detroit Pistons in summer-league games July 4. While he occasionally checked the draft's progress on TV, Hilliard's focus was on snapping a losing streak while playing Trouble and Uno with family and friends. He never won a game.

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  4. Detroit Pistons' NBA draft grades suffer for taking Stanley Johnson over Justise WinslowRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | MLive.com

    The Detroit Pistons caught many people off-guard Thursday when they chose small forward Stanley Johnson in the first round of the 2015 NBA draft. It wasn't because Johnson was a surprise pick.

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  5. Pistons Draft Villanova's Hilliard In 2nd RoundRead the original story

    Friday Jun 26 | CBS Local

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  6. BC-BKN--NBA Draft-Pistons-HilliardRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Erie Times News

    "' The Detroit Pistons have drafted Villanova guard Darrun Hilliard in the second round of Thursday night's NBA draft. Hilliard played four seasons at Villanova, and he averaged 14.3 points in each of the last two years.

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  7. NBA draft pick Darrun Hilliard has 'one-in-a-million work ethic,' Liberty coach saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | NJ.com

    Darrun Hilliard was a two-time Express-Times Boys Basketball Player of the Year while at Liberty . As the hours ticked down to the start of the 2015 NBA draft Thursday night, Liberty High School boys basketball coach Chad Landis was nervous.

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  8. Liberty High graduate Darrun Hilliard selected by Detroit Pistons in NBA Draft second roundRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | The Morning Call

    Liberty High graduate Darrun Hilliard became an NBA player Thursday night when the Detroit Pistons picked him at No. 38 overall.

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  9. Darrun Hilliard will help with shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Piston Powered

    Mar 21, 2015; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Villanova Wildcats guard Darrun Hilliard II shoots the ball past North Carolina State Wolfpack forward Lennard Freeman during the second half in the third round of the 2015 NCAA Tournamentat Consol Energy Center. Mandatory Credit: Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports If there's one thing Stan Van Gundy covets, it's shooting.

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  10. Get to know Darrun Hilliard: Detroit Pistons liked second-round pick's versatility,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | MLive.com

    As much as anything else, coach Stan Van Gundy said the Pistons liked the wide range of skills first-round draft pick Stanley Johnson displayed in one season at Arizona and it was the same type of versatility that attracted Detroit to Darrun Hilliard of Villanova in the second round. Although shooting is his forte - he made 41.4 percent of his 3-point attempts as a junior - it was Hilliard's all-around game that the Pistons liked.

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  11. Pistons take Stanley Johnson of Arizona with No. 8 pickRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 25 | Washington Times

    As the NBA draft approached, it became clear to Stan Van Gundy that he might end up taking Arizona's Stanley Johnson with the eighth pick. "I talked to him three times about him, the last time, yesterday, to just say, 'Hey look, we're going to take your guy.

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  12. 2015 NBA Draft: Liberty grad Darrun Hilliard selected 38th overall by Detroit PistonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | NJ.com

    Bethlehem native Darrun Hilliard and the rest of the Villanova basketball team participates in an open practice at the CONSOL Energy Center in Pittsburgh on March 18, 2015, ahead of their matchup against Lafayette in the second round of the NCAA tournament. (Matt Smith Liberty High School graduate and Bethlehem native Darrun Hilliard was selected 38th overall by the Detroit Pistons in Thursday's NBA Draft.

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  13. Pistons select Darrun Hilliard with the No. 38 pick in 2015 NBA DraftRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Piston Powered

    Mar 3, 2015; Omaha, NE, USA; Villanova Wildcats guard Darrun Hilliard II dribbles against the Creighton Bluejays at CenturyLink Center Omaha. Villanova defeated Creighton 76-72.

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  14. NBA Draft 2015 scouting report: JayVaughn PinkstonRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 25 | Big East Coast Bias

    At the Portsmouth Invitational, a yearly showcase for seniors attempting to break into the league, Pinkston measured in at 6-foot-5, 247 with a 7'0.5 inch wingspan and a 8'8 standing reach. This makes him short for an average small forward let alone his true position of power forward, but with a wingspan and standing reach that at least put him in the ballpark.

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  15. Looking ahead: Villanova WildcatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | ESPN

    It's never too early to start to look ahead to next season. Over the coming weeks, we will examine what comes next for each team in the Power 5 conferences and also those outside the Power 5 who could make noise on the national stage.

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  16. So you drafted Villanova's Darrun Hilliard?Read the original story

    Thursday Jun 25 | Big East Coast Bias

    Darrun Hilliard had a memorable four seasons with the Wildcats and now looks to make an impact in the NBA. Here is what teams will be receiving if they sign the Nova alum.

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  17. Liberty High product Darrun Hilliard hopeful as NBA Draft nearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | Erie Times News

    After traversing the country the past month and a half, Hilliard will be back in Bethlehem for the NBA Draft. The league's 30 teams will make 60 picks over two rounds.

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  18. NBA Draft 2015: Darrun Hilliard's possible landing spotsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 24 | Big East Coast Bias

    Hilliard will look to bring his solid shooting and leadership abilities to an NBA team this summer. Here are four teams where the former Villanova star could be a fit.

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  19. 2015 NBA Draft: Kevon Looney's combination of size, skill impresses Boston CelticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | MassLive.com

    After evaluating a crew of four prospects Wednesday, director of player personnel Austin Ainge indicated Boston will host a talented group this weekend before hunkering down to finish all the pre-draft analysis. The Celtics have held workouts on the day of the draft before, Ainge said, but "don't have any scheduled for that" yet this year.

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  20. Kaminsky and Turner match up in next Pacers' workoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | The Indianapolis Star

    Kaminsky and Turner match up in next Pacers' workout Player of the Year Frank Kaminsky and Myles Turner headline Pacers workout on Sunday Check out this story on IndyStar.com: http://indy.st/1JKAxDr Wisconsin's Frank Kaminsky, the 2014-15 consensus Player of the Year, and Myles Turner of Texas - a pair of lottery-bound frontcourt players - will participate in the Pacers' pre-draft workout on Sunday at Bankers Life Fieldhouse. Other players scheduled to appear include Corey Hawkins , Darrun Hilliard , T.J. McConnell and D.J. Newbill .

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