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  • Rob Hennigan answers questions about the 2014 NBA Draft

    Rob Hennigan answers questions about the 2014 NBA Draft
    Orlando Magic general manager Rob Hennigan answered questions moments ago from the media about Thursday’s NBA Draft. Here are his responses to some of the questions he was asked: Question: In your estimation, what’s the likelihood that the...
  • UM's Rion Brown inspired by son to keep chasing pro basketball dream

    UM's Rion Brown inspired by son to keep chasing pro basketball dream
    MIAMI BEACH — It was a moment that seemed almost surreal, but provided plenty of genuine inspiration. Moments before taking the court for a pre-NBA Draft workout with the Miami Heat, Rion Brown found himself in a training room alongside LeBron...
  • Best in the draft? Here's a position-by-position look

    Charlotte Observer NBA writer Rick Bonnell ranks the top 10 players available by position at Thursday's NBA draft. POINT GUARDS 1. Dante Exum, Australia, 6-6, 196: A little inexperienced, but between his size and his explosion to the rim, he demands...
  • Roscoe Smith hopes hard work is his ticket to a chance in the NBA

    Roscoe Smith hopes hard work is his ticket to a chance in the NBA
    Those close to Roscoe Smith share a favorite phrase. When speaking of Smith, a Baltimore native and 6-foot-8 Nevada-Las Vegas forward entered in Thursday's NBA draft, they repeat a pair of words, over and over. It's not necessarily a nickname, but his...
  • Orlando Magic will have to confront risk in the 2014 NBA Draft

    Orlando Magic will have to confront risk in the 2014 NBA Draft
    For the Orlando Magic, the 2014 NBA Draft is shaping up as a referendum on how much risk the team is willing to accept. The team will face a difficult choice if it keeps the fourth overall pick. Either center Joel Embiid or guard Danté Exum, perhaps...
  • First domino falls: LeBron headed to NBA free agency

    First domino falls: LeBron headed to NBA free agency
      The first domino of a complex Miami Heat offseason has fallen.   Now the question is how the rest of the Heat's summer will fall into place.   A source close to LeBron James confirmed Tuesday to the Sun Sentinel that the forward has informed the...
  • Manziel can add Harlem Globetrotters to his resume

    BEREA, Ohio Everyone seems to want a piece of Cleveland Browns rookie quarterback Johnny Manziel, and now even the Harlem Globetrotters are getting carried away with "Manzielmania." The Browns, of course, picked Manziel in the first round of the NFL...
  • NBA Draft predictions: Andrew Wiggins No. 1, Dante Exum to Sixers

    NBA Draft predictions: Andrew Wiggins No. 1, Dante Exum to Sixers
    Tonight promises to be an interesting night. The Philadelphia 76ers own seven of the 60 picks in the NBA Draft, including Nos. 3 and 10, and five second-round selections. There are numerous question marks, such as how far Kansas center Joel Embiid...
  • NBA draft prospect Elfrid Payton Jr. has his dad's defensive instincts

    NBA draft prospect Elfrid Payton Jr. has his dad's defensive instincts
    Periodically, Mike Pringle's phone beeps with a text message from a teammate on the Baltimore Stallions' 1995 Canadian Football League champions. Check this out, the message reads, followed by a link to game-action highlights of a gifted college...
  • Foot injury for Joel Embiid throws NBA Draft into chaos at the top

    In the weeks before the NBA Draft, before Joel Embiid's fractured right foot shrouded the first round in intrigue and chaos, Kansas coach Bill Self was openly campaigning for history. You would expect nothing less, of course. Self hoped Embiid, his...
  • C.J. Fair has put in the work to hear his name called at NBA draft

    Like many 12 year olds, C.J. Fair dabbled in many different sports. He played some baseball, a little football and anything his friends were into at the time. Then he started "growing like a weed," as his father Carl put it, and Carl asked him to pick...