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Lakers great Magic Johnson picks successor in Lonzo Ball

Markkanen was asked about potentially playing with or replacing Porzingis, who team president Phil Jackson told MSG Network on Wednesday the Knicks are taking calls about after he left NY without attending his exit interview. LaVar Ball put on a yellow triple B hat after the Silver announced the Lakers pick. The UCLA guard has been largely overshadowed by his loquacious father, LaVar Ball , throughout the draft process.


Celtics, Sixers complete trade for top pick

Celtics, Sixers complete trade for top pick

The trade that has sent shockwaves through the National Basketball Association all weekend - Philadelphia acquires Boston's No. 1 overall pick in Thursday's draft in exchange for the No. If the Sixers do end up drafting Fultz their starting lineup will consist of him, Simmons , Robert Covington, Joel Embiid and either Dario Saric or Jahlil Okafor .


Manchester United coach Jose Mourinho accused of tax fraud in Spain

Manchester United coach Jose Mourinho accused of tax fraud in Spain

Manchester United had finished sixth in the English Premier League. The Portuguese owes Spanish tax authorities 3.3 million euros (S$5.1m), a Madrid prosecutor said in a statement, adding it had presented a claim to a local court. In European competition, he has led Porto to UEFA Cup victory in 2003 and a Champions League triumph in 2004, and also won the Champions League with Inter Milan in 2010.



Philadelphia 76ers Pick Markelle Fultz First In NBA Draft

The Sixers engineered a trade with the Boston Celtics earlier this week to move from the No. 3 selection to the top spot, and reports suggested that they did so with the attention of drafting Fultz, whom most analysts consider the best prospect in this draft class.


Lonzo Ball speaks to media for first time as Laker

Lonzo Ball speaks to media for first time as Laker

Ice Cube also adds his thoughts abut Lonzo's outspoken father , LaVar Ball . In return, they are acquiring the No. 1 pick. Lonzo Ball and his dad are staying home with the Los Angeles Lakers . LOVING LONZO — AND LAVAR: Ball acknowledged that there might be a "target" on him entering the draft because of all his father's comments. That was made clearer on Tuesday when the team chose to trade point guard D'Angelo Russell to the Brooklyn Nets in a multi-player deal.


LA Clippers take South Carolina's Thornwell in draft

LA Clippers take South Carolina's Thornwell in draft

Thornwell came to USC from Oak Hill Academy and he propelled the Gamecocks to their first ever Final Four appearance this past season. Lawrence Frank , who is the Executive Vice President of Basketball Operations for the Clippers, spoke very highly of Thornwell Thursday night.