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  1. Damian Lillard has wise words of advice for Weber State pal Joel BolomboyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | Deseret News

    "He was definitely one of the main reasons why I committed to Weber State," Bolomboy said of the Trail Blazers star, who was the host for the Jazz's second-round draft pick when he was being recruited by the Wildcats. "He was just a great example, and the success that he had over his time at Weber State and just the improvements he made every single year, I kind of saw the same for myself."

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  2. Foot injury swayed Lillard from Olympics bid - Friday, 29 July 2016 02:00Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | Tualatin Times

    Damian Lillard seemed in his element Thursday at the Beaverton Hoop, working his third annual kids camp, helping promote Special Olympics and meeting with friends in the media. And reporters were out in full force for what served as the Trail Blazers captain's first availability since a 10-day trip to the Orient with Adidas.

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  3. Foot injury swayed Lillard from Olympics bidRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 30 | Portland Tribune

    Damian Lillard seemed in his element Thursday at the Beaverton Hoop, working his third annual kids camp, helping promote Special Olympics and meeting with friends in the media. And reporters were out in full force for what served as the Trail Blazers captain's first availability since a 10-day trip to the Orient with Adidas.

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  4. Projecting the potential of the top 10 transfer acquisitions of 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 30 | CBS Sports

    The transfer season is still technically in effect, but for the most part, the biggest movers have picked their next destination. The only really big players out there still TBD are former Nebraska player Andrew White and Malik Newman, who bounced on Ben Howland after one year at Mississippi State.

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  5. Selection of WSU's Bolomboy brings immediate comparisons to MillsapRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | Deseret News

    By drafting Weber State star Joel Bolomboy, the Utah Jazz are getting a very hardworking yet somewhat unheralded young player who has steadily improved his skill-set over his collegiate career and has become one of the nation's best rebounders. Sounds a lot like another former unsung player who the Jazz once drafted, a guy who worked his tail off and steadily progressed from second-round nobody to eventually becoming an NBA All-Star.

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  6. Weber State basketball: Damian Lillard welcomes fellow Wildcat Bolomboy to NBA on TwitterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | Salt Lake Tribune

    The Salt Lake Tribune) Weber State Wildcats guard Damian Lillard celebrates during the first half of the game at the Dee Events Center Thursday December 22, 2011. Weber State is winning the game 41-21.

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  7. NBA draft: Weber State's Joel Bolomboy selected by Utah Jazz in 2nd roundRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | Deseret News

    Halfway through the 2015-16 season Weber State's Joel Bolomboy is only one game away from breaking the Big Sky's all-time rebounding record, a record that has been held since the 1970's by Idaho State's Steve Hayes. NBA scouts have taken notice of the seniors play as he is averaging an impressive 18.2 points and 13.6 rebounds per game for the Wildcats leading the team to an 13-5 overall record and 5-0 in conference play.

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  8. Utah Jazz select Weber State's Joel Bolomboy with 52nd pick of the draftRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | Deseret News

    Halfway through the 2015-16 season Weber State's Joel Bolomboy is only one game away from breaking the Big Sky's all-time rebounding record, a record that has been held since the 1970's by Idaho State's Steve Hayes. NBA scouts have taken notice of the seniors play as he is averaging an impressive 18.2 points and 13.6 rebounds per game for the Wildcats leading the team to an 13-5 overall record and 5-0 in conference play.

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  9. Utah Jazz select Weber State's Bolomboy in second roundRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | KSL-TV

    Former Weber State post Joel Bolomboy was drafted by Utah Jazz in the second round of the 2016 NBA Draft. Bolomboy, the Wildcats' all-time leader in career blocked shots and free throw attempts, was the Jazz's first pick of the night.

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  10. NBA Draft: OU's Buddy Hield puts NBA decision-makers at a crossroadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | NewsOK.com

    Oklahoma's Buddy Hield shoots over Cal State Bakersfield's Jaylin Airington during a first round game of the NCAA Men's Basketball Championship between the Oklahoma Sooners and the CSU Bakersfield Roadrunners at Chesapeake Energy Arena in Oklahoma City, Friday, March 18, 2016. [Photo by Bryan Terry, The Oklahoman] Buddy Hield worked out for the Boston Celtics the other day.

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  11. Lakers Draft Workouts: Buddy HieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2016 | NBC Los Angeles

    On Saturday, the Los Angeles Lakers conducted draft workouts with Buddy Hield of the Oklahoma Sooners, who is pictured here against the Villanova Wildcats during the NCAA Men's Final Four Semifinal at NRG Stadium on April 2, 2016 in Houston, Texas. On Saturday, the Los Angeles Lakers brought in 22-year-old Buddy Hield, who many analysts consider to be the best shooter in the 2016 NBA Draft, for a second draft workout with media allowed to interview the former Oklahoma Sooner afterward.

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  12. Kragthorpe: Damian Lillard well positioned to make U.S. Olympic teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2016 | Salt Lake Tribune

    Damian Lillard once was so discouraged about his prospects that he asked to not be considered for the U.S. Olympic basketball team in 2016. And now the former Weber State is almost a lock to make the final 12-player roster, which will be announced later this month.

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  13. Nuggets' predraft workout includes CSU's Antwan Scott, Kansas' Cheick DialloRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2016 | Denver Post

    Colorado State's Antwan Scott drives the ball around Boise State's Mikey Thompson during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Boise, Idaho, on Saturday, Jan. 2, 2016. Boise State won 84-80.

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  14. Prospect Analysis: Kris Dunn with Player ComparisonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2016 | Nugg Love

    Dec 2, 2015; Providence, RI, USA; Providence Friars guard Kris Dunn celebrates against the Hartford Hawks during the second half at Dunkin Donuts Center. Mandatory Credit: Mark L. Baer-USA TODAY Sports After a struggling sophomore year at Providence, Kris Dunn turned it all around his junior and senior year as he averaged 15.6 and 16.4 points per game respectively.

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  15. NBA Draft: Weber State's Joel Bolomboy poised to become next Wildcat to make it in the NBARead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | Deseret News

    Halfway through the 2015-16 season Weber State's Joel Bolomboy is only one game away from breaking the Big Sky's all-time rebounding record, a record that has been held since the 1970's by Idaho State's Steve Hayes. NBA scouts have taken notice of the seniors play as he is averaging an impressive 18.2 points and 13.6 rebounds per game for the Wildcats leading the team to an 13-5 overall record and 5-0 in conference play.

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  16. One skill enough?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 | NBA.com

    Joel Bolomboy, who averaged 12.6 boards in 2015-16, ended his career as Weber State's all-time career leader in rebounds. It's a rare achievement in NCAA Division I basketball for a player to grab 20 or more rebounds in a game.

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  17. Weber State basketball: Damian Lillard named one of world's most famous athletesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | Deseret News

    Former Weber State All-American and NBA star Damian Lillard has been named to ESPN's list of the most famous athletes in the world. From Oakland to Ogden to Oregon, and now Damian Lillard is one of the most famous athletes in the world.

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  18. Blazers Review: Damian LillardRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2016 | Rip City Project

    Apr 17, 2016; Los Angeles, CA, USA; Portland Trail Blazers guard Damian Lillard drives against Los Angeles Clippers guard Chris Paul during the first half in game one of the first round of the NBA Playoffs at Staples Center. Mandatory Credit: Richard Mackson-USA TODAY Sports Damian Lillard was the only returning starter from two consecutive playoff campaigns for the Trail Blazers.

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  19. Damian Lillard: Understanding the "Rose Rule"Read the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2016 | Rip City Project

    Damian Lillard was selected to the All-NBA Second Team this week. While it comes as solid recognition for the talented guard, it does carry salary cap implications for the Trail Blazers.

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  20. Vogel hiring safe move for the MagicRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2016 | Orlando Pinstripe Post

    The Magic made the safe move by hiring Frank Vogel, but Zach would've liked to see them look a bit deeper. Beginning their coaching search a mere week before, the Orlando Magic moved quickly to get a deal done with former Indiana Pacers coach Frank Vogel .

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