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  • Wizards rookie Oubre filled with confidence

    Wizards rookie Oubre filled with confidence
    WASHINGTON (AP) — Basketball fans are enamored with the idea of native son Kevin Durant playing for the Washington Wizards starting in 2016. Starting this fall, Kelly Oubre Jr. begins his rookie campaign in Washington as a draft-day trade landed the...
  • Watch new Lakers guard D'Angelo Russell and his uncanny passing skill

    Watch new Lakers guard D'Angelo Russell and his uncanny passing skill
    On Thursday, the Lakers drafted Ohio State guard D'Angelo Russell, arguably the most talented playmaker in the draft. The 6-foot-5 19-year-old was recently featured on ESPN's "Sport Science," where his passing skill was put on display. Via the use...
  • Bowie's Grant lands in New York with Knicks

    Bowie's Grant lands in New York with Knicks
    For a brief, flickering moment, it looked like Bowie native Jerian Grant might start his professional basketball career close to home with the Washington Wizards. The Wizards selected the former DeMatha High and Notre Dame guard with the 19th overall...
  • Maryland's Dez Wells to join Wizards for summer league

    Maryland's Dez Wells to join Wizards for summer league
    After not being picked in the NBA Draft Thursday night, former Maryland guard Dez Wells will join the Washington Wizards for summer league play in Las Vegas in July. According to Lance Young, Wells’ agent, Wizards senior vice president of...
  • The Latest: Can't wait for history? Winners, losers in draft

    The Latest from the NBA draft at Barclays Center in New York (All times local): 1:01 a.m. History will judge. For those who can't wait, here's the winners and losers from Thursday night's NBA draft. Winners: Team: Minnesota Timberwolves. No,...
  • Greivis Vasquez dealt to Bucks and Steve Blake sent to Nets, reports say

    Greivis Vasquez dealt to Bucks and Steve Blake sent to Nets, reports say
    Two former Maryland point guards -- Greivis Vasquez and Steve Blake -- are on the move again. Vasquez was traded Thursday night from the Toronto Raptors to the Milwaukee Bucks, according to news reports. The Bucks sent the No. 46 pick in the NBA draft...
  • NBA teams continue to go big with draft picks

    NBA teams continue to go big with draft picks
    Small ball was supposed to be all the rage in the NBA after the Golden State Warriors benched center Andrew Bogut on the way to their first championship in 40 years. A bevy of big men poked their heads back into the proceedings Thursday night, showing...
  • Hawks select former Kansas star Oubre at No. 15, trade him to Wizards

    The shoes were silver and dotted with spikes, glistening in the Barclays Center lights shortly before 8:30 p.m. Thursday as Kelly Oubre sauntered across the stage at the NBA draft. He shook hands with Commissioner Adam Silver, donned a hat with an Atlanta...
  • Hawks obtain Hardaway from Knicks after draft-night trades

    The Hawks made two draft-night trades and ended up with NBA player Tim Hardaway Jr. Thursday night. The Hawks made their No. 15 overall pick in the first round of Kelly Oubre. The freshman small forward from Kansas won't play in Atlanta. The Hawks sent...
  • Calipari's Crew Big Story Again

    LEXINGTON, Ky. — John Calipari and his Kentucky pipeline to the NBA will have yet another major impact on the league's annual draft. It's nothing new, but Thursday night could be record-setting — even for the Wildcats. Calipari's first...
  • Clippers might make a deal to get a draft choice

    Clippers might make a deal to get a draft choice
    The Clippers are the only NBA team without a pick in the draft Thursday evening in New York, but there's a chance they won't come home empty-handed. The team is considering buying or trading its way into the draft, a league executive said on condition...