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NBA Talent Evaluators Intrigued by Jaren Jackson Jr.’s All-Around Potential

Is it possible, NBA talent evaluators have to be wondering these days, that the player with the most can’t-miss, superstar potential is actually the youngest available? How is it also possible, those same talent evaluators have to be pondering, could it be that this same dynamic and difference-making

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Pistons draft workouts an entrée to a world of possible career paths

If it was ever the case that the only realistic options for a basketball player with no remaining college eligibility were the NBA or a 9-to-5 desk job, it was a long time ago. The G League is one, but so are the scores of pro leagues that populate Eur…

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Japan Watching as Watanabe Chases NBA Dream

Yuta Watanabe is far from a household name in America. In fact, only the most ardent college basketball fans might know the 6-9 guard, who spent four years in relative anonymity playing for a George Washington team that never finished better than fifth…

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Japan Watching as Watanabe Chases NBA Dream

Yuta Watanabe is far from a household name in America. In fact, only the most ardent college basketball fans might know the 6-9 guard, who spent four years in relative anonymity playing for a George Washington team that never finished better than fifth…

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Japan Watching as Watanabe Chases NBA Dream

Yuta Watanabe is far from a household name in America. In fact, only the most ardent college basketball fans might know the 6-9 guard, who spent four years in relative anonymity playing for a George Washington team that never finished better than fifth…

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Japan Watching as Watanabe Chases NBA Dream

Yuta Watanabe is far from a household name in America. In fact, only the most ardent college basketball fans might know the 6-9 guard, who spent four years in relative anonymity playing for a George Washington team that never finished better than fifth…

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Zhaire Smith Is The NBA’s Next Human Highlight Reel

This piece does not reflect the views of the Minnesota Timberwolves. 6’5, 195 lbs 37 games, 28.4 MPG, 11.3 PPG, 5.0 RPG, 1.8 APG, 1.1 SPG, 1.1 BPG, 55.6 FG%, 45.0 3P%, 71.7 FT% Smith will be a first round pick Zhaire Smith can fly. He’s one of those players who just hangs in the air like gravity

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Zhaire Smith Is The NBA’s Next Human Highlight Reel

This piece does not reflect the views of the Minnesota Timberwolves. 6’5, 195 lbs 37 games, 28.4 MPG, 11.3 PPG, 5.0 RPG, 1.8 APG, 1.1 SPG, 1.1 BPG, 55.6 FG%, 45.0 3P%, 71.7 FT% Smith will be a first round pick Zhaire Smith can fly. He’s one of those players who just hangs in the air like gravity

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Zhaire Smith Is The NBA’s Next Human Highlight Reel

This piece does not reflect the views of the Minnesota Timberwolves. 6’5, 195 lbs 37 games, 28.4 MPG, 11.3 PPG, 5.0 RPG, 1.8 APG, 1.1 SPG, 1.1 BPG, 55.6 FG%, 45.0 3P%, 71.7 FT% Smith will be a first round pick Zhaire Smith can fly. He’s one of those players who just hangs in the air like gravity

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Zhaire Smith Is The NBA’s Next Human Highlight Reel

This piece does not reflect the views of the Minnesota Timberwolves. 6’5, 195 lbs 37 games, 28.4 MPG, 11.3 PPG, 5.0 RPG, 1.8 APG, 1.1 SPG, 1.1 BPG, 55.6 FG%, 45.0 3P%, 71.7 FT% Smith will be a first round pick Zhaire Smith can fly. He’s one of those players who just hangs in the air like gravity

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Arrival of the Golden Age

There’s no denying it now. When we talk about the most accomplished teams that have come to define the history of the NBA, the Golden State Warriors must be part of the conversation. Three titles in four years. Say it again. Three titles in four years! Back-to-back Championships. Four-straight seasons

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‘Young Bull’ Collin Sexton has potential to make a difference early in NBA

With 4.4 seconds remaining in a second-round Southeastern Conference Tournament game last March, Alabama trailed Texas A&M 70-69. Everyone in the Scottrade Center in St. Louis—every fan, player, coach, writer and broadcaster, knew the deal. Those s…

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‘Young Bull’ Collin Sexton has potential to make a difference early in NBA

With 4.4 seconds remaining in a second-round Southeastern Conference Tournament game last March, Alabama trailed Texas A&M 70-69. Everyone in the Scottrade Center in St. Louis—every fan, player, coach, writer and broadcaster, knew the deal. Those s…

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Donte DiVincenzo deals with scrutiny, visibility in new NBA world

 Donte DiVincenzo is adapting just fine to his changing life. He’s jet-setting from one NBA city to another, working out in front of curious coaches and inquisitive general managers. He’s more at ease now that he’s gotten past the big draft decision, and the 6-foot-4 guard finds it a little

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Draft Profile: Will Luka Doncic Take The NBA By Storm?

The Hawks hold the rights to the #3, #19, #30 and #34 picks in the upcoming June 21 NBA Draft. At Hawks.com, we’ll be talking to some of the writers and bloggers who watched some of this year’s key prospects most closely.  Today we talk to Austin Green () of the EuroLeague Adventures podcast 

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Hawks Announce Additions To Coaching Staff

 The Atlanta Hawks Basketball Club has named Melvin Hunt, Chris Jent, Greg Foster, Marlon Garnett and Matt Hill as assistant coaches on Head Coach Lloyd Pierce’s coaching staff. Nate Babcock has also been added as Special Assistant to the Head Coach. “When we set out to assemble a staff, we were

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