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Alabama freshman guard Collin Sexton declares for NBA draft

Avery Johnson and his wife went to watch one of his former NBA teams play recently and couldn't help but think Collin Sexton would fit right in at the next level.

Now, Alabama's fleet-footed freshman point guard is aiming to prove them right after helping deliver the Crimson Tide to the NCAA Tournament in his lone season.

Sexton announced Friday he will enter the NBA draft and that he plans to hire an agent. A projected lottery pick, he led Alabama to its first NCAA Tournament berth since 2012, thanks partly to a personal hot streak in the Southeastern Conference Tournament.

"I think in some of his individual workouts, he's going to blow some of these...

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