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Undrafted NBA Free Agents 2016: Latest Details on Top Rookie Signings

The 2016 NBA draft came and went in a hurry Thursday night, but front offices can't relax just yet. Plenty of compelling prospects who didn't make the top-60 cutoff are now undrafted free agents, and teams across the league are scrambling...Show More Summary

2016 NBA Draft Sets Record for Most International Players Selected in 1st Round

Fourteen international players were among the first 30 picks in the 2016 NBA draft Thursday, which set a record for the most foreign-born prospects selected in the first round, per ESPN.com's Chad Ford. The previous record was 12, which was set in 2013, per NBA.com. Show More Summary

NBA Draft Grades 2016: Full Results, Analysis and Reaction

With the Cleveland Cavaliers' championship in the rearview mirror, the future of the NBA took center stage on Thursday at the 2016 draft at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. The Philadelphia 76ers started things off by selecting LSU's Ben Simmons with the No. Show More Summary

Damian Jones to Warriors: Twitter Reacts as C Is Selected in 2016 NBA Draft

The Golden State Warriors are just days removed from losing to the Cleveland Cavaliers in the NBA Finals, but they turned the page Thursday evening and directed their attention to the NBA draft. With the 30th and final selection of the...Show More Summary

How Serge Ibaka Trade Impacts OKC Thunder, Kevin Durant Free Agency

The Oklahoma City Thunder didn't trade Serge Ibaka, as first reported by Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical, in preparation for the nuclear fallout of Kevin Durant's exit in free agency. We know that for a couple of reasons. First, reports...Show More Summary

Denzel Valentine to Bulls: Twitter Reacts as SF Is Selected in 2016 NBA Draft

Denzel Valentine emerged as one of the best players in college basketball during his senior year with the Michigan State Spartans. The 22-year-old will hope to have similar success in the NBA after the Chicago Bulls selected him with...Show More Summary

Serge Ibaka to Magic: Latest Details on Trade Involving Victor Oladipo and More

In their quest to get over the hump in the Western Conference, the Oklahoma City Thunder have traded forward Serge Ibaka to the Orlando Magic. Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical reported the Magic acquired Ibaka and the Thunder will receive Victor Oladipo, Ersan Ilyasova and the draft rights to No. Show More Summary

2016 NBA Draft-Day Suits: Grades for Best and Worst Draft-Day Attire

You've studied the mock drafts, heard that Ben Simmons will be selected No. 1 or planned your Resentment Day party because your team traded away all its picks. So what's left? Public judgment of hopeful young men at their most vulnerable...Show More Summary

Thon Maker to Bucks: Twitter Reacts as PF Is Selected in 2016 NBA Draft

After having his stock threatened by a controversy over his age, Thon Maker heard his name called early in the 2016 NBA draft Thursday, when the Milwaukee Bucks selected him with the 10th overall pick. As Sports Illustrated's Jake Fischer...Show More Summary

Buddy Hield to Pelicans: Twitter Reacts as SG Is Selected in 2016 NBA Draft

Oklahoma Sooners star Buddy Hield was one of the most dynamic scorers in college basketball last year, and he'll hope to have similar success with the New Orleans Pelicans after they made him the No. 6 overall pick in the 2016 NBA draft...Show More Summary

Jaylen Brown to Celtics: Twitter Reacts as SF Is Selected in 2016 NBA Draft

The Boston Celtics added an intriguing young piece to their core in Thursday's NBA draft by selecting California forward Jaylen Brown with the No. 3 overall pick. Twitter had plenty to say about Boston's choice, which was the first wild-card...Show More Summary

Jeremy Lin Opts out of Hornets Contract: Latest Details, Comments and Reaction

Jeremy Lin arrived in Charlotte seemingly at the end of his NBA rope. A disappointing stint with the Los Angeles Lakers left him hanging out on the free-agent market and looking for a low-level deal—an experience that paled in comparison...Show More Summary

Avery Bradley Trade Rumors: Latest News, Buzz, Speculation on Celtics Guard

With the Chicago Bulls shopping guard Jimmy Butler, per Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical, a source told K.C. Johnson of the Chicago Tribune on Thursday that the Boston Celtics have been in talks with the Bulls and have included guard...Show More Summary

Ben Simmons to 76ers: Twitter Reacts as Forward Is Selected in 2016 NBA Draft

The Philadelphia 76ers made official what has already been known for a while, selecting LSU product Ben Simmons with the first overall pick in the 2016 NBA draft on Thursday night in Brooklyn, New York. The Sixers welcomed Simmons into...Show More Summary

Brandon Ingram to Lakers: Twitter Reacts as SF Is Selected in 2016 NBA Draft

For months, Brandon Ingram has been slated to go second overall. The Los Angeles Lakers confirmed those expectations Thursday, selecting the Duke forward with their first-round selection. Bleacher Report and the Lakers had an early look...Show More Summary

Jae Crowder Trade Rumors: Latest Buzz and Speculation on Celtics Forward

The Boston Celtics and Chicago Bulls are reportedly discussing a trade centered around Jimmy Butler, according to the Chicago Tribune's K.C. Johnson, and Boston could ship Jae Crowder to the Windy City if the two sides strike a deal. Johnson reported Thursday night that Crowder "has been involved" in the trade talks. More to follow. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com

Marco Belinelli to Hornets: Latest Trade Details, Comments and Reaction

Nearly a year after signing a three-year, $19 million deal with the Sacramento Kings, swingman Marco Belinelli is reportedly being shipped out of California's capital. According to The Vertical's Adrian Wojnarowski, Belinelli is headed to the Charlotte Hornets in exchange for the No. Show More Summary

2017 NBA Mock Draft: Early Predictions for Next Year's Class

This year's NBA draft is in the process of unfolding Thursday evening, but for the diehard draftniks who can't get enough of the best up-and-coming players that basketball has to offer, it's a perfect time to look ahead to 2017. After...Show More Summary

Phil Jackson, Jeff Hornacek Comment on Knicks' Trade for Derrick Rose

The New York Knicks announced Wednesday that they acquired point guard Derrick Rose in a package from the Chicago Bulls in exchange for center Robin Lopez and guards Jerian Grant and Jose Calderon, and president of basketball operations...Show More Summary

Follow NBA Draft Live with Internet-Famous Aussie Sportswriter

Greetings, the people, and welcome to the 70th annual NBA draft of these fine United States of America. This is the Big One, the Mega Action Man Auction Event in which bright-eyed, athletic and stupid-tall young fellows come from across...Show More Summary

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