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ajc.com
Hawks agree to two-year deal with Cookfamiliar with the situation. The Hawks are familiar with Cook, who played exce
ajc.com / Posted 4 hours ago
familiar with the situation. The Hawks are familiar with Cook, who played exceptionally well against them in the Las Vegas Summer League last month. Cook played for the Pelicans’ entry and his performance included a 26-point game against the... Read more
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give me sport
Dennis Smith Jr. ruthlessly dunks on fan during pickup gamecan potentially build their franchise around in the future. The 19-year-old wa
give me sport / Posted 6 hours ago
can potentially build their franchise around in the future. The 19-year-old was one of the standout players in the Las Vegas Summer League as he put his ridiculous athleticism on show. The youngster was putting on dunking clinics and is... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Lonzo Ball, Ben Simmons Split Vegas Sportsbook Odds as Rookie of Year Favoritewas the biggest name in the 2017 class thanks to his impressive first season at
Bleacher Report / Posted 3 days ago
was the biggest name in the 2017 class thanks to his impressive first season at UCLA. He also turned heads during the Las Vegas Summer League, winning the MVP award while averaging 16.3 points, 9.3 assists and 7.7 rebounds. He also became the... Read more
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The Daily Californian
Jabari Bird officially signs two-way contract with Boston Celticsone of the two two-way contracts allocated to each franchise. Bird made the mo
The Daily Californian / Posted 4 days ago
one of the two two-way contracts allocated to each franchise. Bird made the most of his opportunities during the Las Vegas summer league, averaging 10.0 points on 61.1 percent shooting from the field. The guard shined against the Golden State... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Boogie’s return to Sacramento highlights five games Kings fans should get excited foroutplayed by the Kings’ rookie during their only college seasons and sat out th
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 6 days ago
outplayed by the Kings’ rookie during their only college seasons and sat out the Kings-Lakers matchup last month in the Las Vegas summer league. But the long-awaited duel between the celebrated, if contrasting young point guards finally... Read more
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give me sport
Top NBA Draft prospect spurns Nike for Under Armour dealmillion per year. Instead of accepting the best deal possible, the rookie guard
give me sport / Posted 12 days ago
million per year. Instead of accepting the best deal possible, the rookie guard decided to make a case for himself at Las Vegas Summer League. That he did, proving to be one of the most exciting players in Las Vegas during the two-week exhibition... Read more
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give me sport
ESPN makes NBA Rookie of the Year prediction with an overwhelming favorite30 minutes per game and posted a usage percentage of 20.0 or more," Micah Adams
give me sport / Posted 13 days ago
30 minutes per game and posted a usage percentage of 20.0 or more," Micah Adams of ESPN wrote of Ball. Lonzo, the Las Vegas Summer League Most Valuable Player, should have ample opportunity on a Lakers team built around a reinvigorated focus... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Could Heat rotation come down to Rodney McGruder or Wayne Ellington?painful. Yes, his is a salary that could be utilized in an eventual trade, but
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 14 days ago
painful. Yes, his is a salary that could be utilized in an eventual trade, but I don't get the sense that the Heat are wed to A.J.'s future. And I'm not sure that his time with the team at the Las Vegas summer league necessarily changed that thinki... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Update on the latest sportsG League's most valuable player last season. Blue averaged 15.0 points, 3.8 reb
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 17 days ago
G League's most valuable player last season. Blue averaged 15.0 points, 3.8 rebounds and 3.0 assists for the Lakers' Las Vegas Summer League team, which won the title recently. The 6-foot-5 guard played last season for the South Bay Lakers of the... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Lakers sign G League MVP Vander BlueG League's most valuable player last season. Blue averaged 15.0 points, 3.8 re
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 17 days ago
G League's most valuable player last season. Blue averaged 15.0 points, 3.8 rebounds and 3.0 assists for the Lakers' Las Vegas Summer League team, which won the title recently. The 6-foot-5 guard played last season for the South Bay Lakers of... Read more
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Inside Hoops
Lakers sign Vander Bluein points, field goals made and free throws made. The 6-foot-5 guard was a mem
Inside Hoops / Posted 17 days ago
in points, field goals made and free throws made. The 6-foot-5 guard was a member of the Lakers’ entry in the 2017 Las Vegas Summer League, where he contributed 15.0 points, 3.8 rebounds and 3.0 assists as Los Angeles won their first summer... Read more
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The Daily Tar Heel
Marcus Paige signs two-way contract with Hornetsseason, averaging 12.1 points per game and shooting 36 percent from 3-point ran
The Daily Tar Heel / Posted 18 days ago
season, averaging 12.1 points per game and shooting 36 percent from 3-point range. He continued his strong play in the Las Vegas Summer League, scoring a team-high 12.4 points per game for the Minnesota Timberwolves. He’ll join Marvin Williams as... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
How do the 2017-18 Los Angeles Lakers Look?Ball's shot seemed to disappear from time to time in the desert, but he still m
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 19 days ago
Ball's shot seemed to disappear from time to time in the desert, but he still managed to claim MVP honors of the Las Vegas Summer League because of his ability to impact the game even when he went through awful shooting... Read more
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The News & Observer
Source: Hornets to sign ex-UNC star Marcus Paige, who will play primarily in Greensboroin Salt Lake City. He averaged 12.2 points and 2.2 assists last season. Paige
The News & Observer / Posted 19 days ago
in Salt Lake City. He averaged 12.2 points and 2.2 assists last season. Paige played for the Minnesota Timberwolves in Las Vegas Summer League this summer. In his senior season at North Carolina, Paige scored 21 points in the national championship... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Band is back and Miami Heat guard Tyler Johnson couldn't be happierBoston squad. So I think he'll be a good fit for this team." Johnson caught Ad
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 20 days ago
Boston squad. So I think he'll be a good fit for this team." Johnson caught Adebayo in action during a visit to the Las Vegas summer league. "I didn't realize how versatile he was," he said. "He was pushing the floor, grabbing rebounds, and... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Here is the latest Carolinas sports news from The Associated Press2017-18 contract for $1,312,611 is guaranteed. Stone averaged 9 points and 3.5
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 20 days ago
2017-18 contract for $1,312,611 is guaranteed. Stone averaged 9 points and 3.5 rebounds in four games with Atlanta's Las Vegas summer league team following the July 7 trade. WASHINGTON (AP) - Daniil Medvedev fought off a match point with a... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Hawks waive center Diamond Stone 3 weeks after trade2017-18 contract for $1,312,611 is guaranteed. Stone averaged 9 points and 3.5
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 20 days ago
2017-18 contract for $1,312,611 is guaranteed. Stone averaged 9 points and 3.5 rebounds in four games with Atlanta's Las Vegas summer league team following the July 7 trade. The Hawks also acquired guard Jamal Crawford, who was waived after... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Hawks waive center Diamond Stone 3 weeks after trade2017-18 contract for $1,312,611 is guaranteed. Stone averaged 9 points and 3.5
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 21 days ago
2017-18 contract for $1,312,611 is guaranteed. Stone averaged 9 points and 3.5 rebounds in four games with Atlanta's Las Vegas summer league team following the July 7 trade. The Hawks also acquired guard Jamal Crawford, who was waived after... Read more
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The Daily Californian
Jabari Bird working on two-way contract; Brooklyn Nets introduce Allen Crabbethe NBA has donned the name “Bird” on the back of a Boston Celtics jersey, but
The Daily Californian / Posted 21 days ago
the NBA has donned the name “Bird” on the back of a Boston Celtics jersey, but following standout performances in the Las Vegas Summer League, a second may be on the way. Former Cal shooting guard Jabari Bird and the Celtics are currently working... Read more
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Inside Hoops
Lakers sign Thomas Bryant6.6 rebounds, 1.5 blocks and 1.5 assists in 34 games (all starts) for Indiana U
Inside Hoops / Posted 21 days ago
6.6 rebounds, 1.5 blocks and 1.5 assists in 34 games (all starts) for Indiana University last season. In eight games played for the Lakers in the 2017 Las Vegas Summer League, Bryant notched 5.1 points (.667 FG%) and 3.3 rebounds in 13.4 m... Read more
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ajc.com
Hawks waive Diamond Stoneand Nuggets earlier this month. Stone, 6-foot-11, 260 pounds, played in four g
ajc.com / Posted 21 days ago
and Nuggets earlier this month. Stone, 6-foot-11, 260 pounds, played in four games for the Hawks’ entry in the Las Vegas Summer League this month after the trade. He averaged 9.0 points and 3.5 rebounds in 15.0 minutes. Stone had a fully... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Big3 league stops by Chicago for fun, competitive day of basketballAnd you don't get too much basketball in the summer." Indeed, the rising ratin
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 21 days ago
And you don't get too much basketball in the summer." Indeed, the rising ratings and growth of the NBA-sanctioned Vegas Summer League can only serve as inspiration for the fledgling league. That three-on-three basketball recently was voted... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Los Angeles Lakers sign rookie C Thomas BryantCalif. (AP) -- The Los Angeles Lakers have signed rookie center Thomas Bryant a
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 21 days ago
Calif. (AP) -- The Los Angeles Lakers have signed rookie center Thomas Bryant after his promising performance for their Las Vegas summer league team. The Lakers announced the deal Sunday night. Los Angeles acquired Bryant on draft night from the... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Los Angeles Lakers sign rookie C Thomas BryantCalif. (AP) - The Los Angeles Lakers have signed rookie center Thomas Bryant af
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 21 days ago
Calif. (AP) - The Los Angeles Lakers have signed rookie center Thomas Bryant after his promising performance for their Las Vegas summer league team. The Lakers announced the deal Sunday night. Los Angeles acquired Bryant on draft night from the... Read more
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TSN
Lakers sign rookie C BryantCalif. — The Los Angeles Lakers have signed rookie centre Thomas Bryant after h
TSN / Posted 21 days ago
Calif. — The Los Angeles Lakers have signed rookie centre Thomas Bryant after his promising performance for their Las Vegas summer league team. The Lakers announced the deal Sunday night. Los Angeles acquired Bryant on draft night from the... Read more
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Inside Hoops
Kings sign JaKarr Sampson and Jack Cooleycaliber campaign in the G-League last season. Cooley joins the Kings after a p
Inside Hoops / Posted 22 days ago
caliber campaign in the G-League last season. Cooley joins the Kings after a productive tournament during the 2017 NBA Las Vegas Summer League in Las Vegas, where the 6-10, 274-pound forward registered 9.2 points (.640 FG%, 1-1 3pt, .619 FT%), 6.6... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Mom's support, Flint roots buoy new Laker Kyle Kuzma's impressive summerBentley product turned heads as the other first-round draft pick now with Laker
Detroit Free Press / Posted 23 days ago
Bentley product turned heads as the other first-round draft pick now with Lakers Before his final game in the NBA’s Las Vegas Summer League, Kyle Kuzma was exchanging text messages with his mother. Karri Kuzma learned how to sacrifice long ago... Read more
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ajc.com
Hawks sign Cavanaugh to partial guarantee rookie dealfor the Hawks’ NBA G League affiliate, the Erie BayHawks. The 6-foot-9 Cavanau
ajc.com / Posted 24 days ago
for the Hawks’ NBA G League affiliate, the Erie BayHawks. The 6-foot-9 Cavanaugh played for the Hawks’ entry in the Las Vegas Summer League earlier this month. He appeared in two games and averaged 3.0 points and 5.0 rebounds in 10... Read more
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give me sport
Lakers' GM reveals what their 'final plan' is to restore the franchiseit works out or not is the big question. Los Angeles is dreaming big and have
give me sport / Posted 24 days ago
it works out or not is the big question. Los Angeles is dreaming big and have high hopes that Lonzo, who was the Las Vegas Summer League Most Valuable Player, along with Brandon Ingram and a pair of superstars is the future they've built... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Divac’s search for help, Fox-Ball hype ... Jimmer’s deal and other summer intriguesAugust approaching: Was the offseason a hit, or what? Divac and the Kings (wh
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 24 days ago
August approaching: Was the offseason a hit, or what? Divac and the Kings (which included Perry through most of the Las Vegas summer league) earned high marks with the signing of Bogdan Boganovic, addition of veterans George Hill, Zach Randolph... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Realistic Expectations for Los Angeles Lakers Rookie Lonzo BallLonzo Ball gave his critics one game at the Las Vegas Summer League to tear to
Bleacher Report / Posted 24 days ago
Lonzo Ball gave his critics one game at the Las Vegas Summer League to tear to pieces. He shot a woeful 2-of-15 during his professional debut, a line that looked even worse through the fish bowl in which the carnival barker's son and 19-year-old... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Realistic Expectations for Golden State Warriors' Young Prospectswas not optimistic we would be able to get him, but somehow it came to fruition
Bleacher Report / Posted 27 days ago
was not optimistic we would be able to get him, but somehow it came to fruition." The three shared the floor at the Las Vegas Summer League, where McCaw monopolized the headlines with his 20 points per game. But each blossoming big found a... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Sunrise Report: Gordon Hayward discusses visit with HeatMiami Heat add players to roster Williams went undrafted out of UCF, but impre
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 27 days ago
Miami Heat add players to roster Williams went undrafted out of UCF, but impressed with his three-point shooing in the Las Vegas Summer League. He made 18 of the 40 threes (45 percent) in six Las Vegas Summer League games. Walton went undrafted... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Heat sign UCF 3-point specialist Matt Williams, Michigan guard Derrick Walton Jr.ankle sprain that kept him out of the Heat's first three summer-league games, h
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 27 days ago
ankle sprain that kept him out of the Heat's first three summer-league games, he shot 45 percent on 3-pointers in the Las Vegas summer league, including 5 of 8 against a similar teams of young players from the Washington Wizards and 6 of 9 on... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Heat sign UCF 3-point specialist Matt Williams, Michigan guard Derrick Walton Jr.ankle sprain that kept him out of the Heat's first three summer-league games, h
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 27 days ago
ankle sprain that kept him out of the Heat's first three summer-league games, he shot 45 percent on 3-pointers in the Las Vegas summer league, including 5 of 8 against a similar teams of young players from the Washington Wizards and 6 of 9 on... Read more
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give me sport
De'Aaron Fox entertains in Drive-By Dunk Challengebut he also has a brilliant sense of humor and is therefore extremely likable.
give me sport / Posted 28 days ago
but he also has a brilliant sense of humor and is therefore extremely likable. In 21.3 minutes over four games in the Las Vegas Summer League, Fox showed his leadership abilities as the Kings’ floor general. Averaging 11.8 points, 2.3 rebounds,... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Big3 league stops by Chicago for fun, competitive day of basketballAnd you don't get too much basketball in the summer." Indeed, the rising ratin
Chicago Tribune / Posted 28 days ago
And you don't get too much basketball in the summer." Indeed, the rising ratings and growth of the NBA-sanctioned Vegas Summer League can only serve as inspiration for the fledgling league. That three-on-three basketball recently was voted... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Kings sign Jack Cooley to two-way contract, report saysthe two two-way roster slots, according to SB Nation. Cooley averaged 9.2 poin
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 29 days ago
the two two-way roster slots, according to SB Nation. Cooley averaged 9.2 points per game and 6.6 rebounds per game during the Las Vegas Summer League. The 6-foot-9 big man last played with MHP Riesen Ludwigsburg, a basketball club i... Read more
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ajc.com
Hawks claim Nicolas Brussino off waivers (updated)percentage, including .520 from 3-point range, during the stint. Brussino, 24,
ajc.com / Posted 29 days ago
percentage, including .520 from 3-point range, during the stint. Brussino, 24, played for the Mavericks’ entry in the Las Vegas Summer League earlier this month. In six games, he averaged 8.8 points, 4.7 rebounds, 1.0 assists and 1.0 steals in... Read more
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Inside Hoops
Nuggets sign Torrey Craig to a two-way contractOperations Tim Connelly announced today. Craig, 6-6, 215, appeared in six game
Inside Hoops / Posted 30 days ago
Operations Tim Connelly announced today. Craig, 6-6, 215, appeared in six games (two starts) for the Nuggets’ 2017 Las Vegas Summer League entry, averaging 11.5 points, 4.8 rebounds and 1.3 assists in 22.2 minutes per game. The Rock Hill,... Read more
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Inside Hoops
Nuggets sign Monte Morris to two-way contractaveraged 9.5 points, 2.2 rebounds, a team-high 4.3 assists and 1.33 steals in s
Inside Hoops / Posted 30 days ago
averaged 9.5 points, 2.2 rebounds, a team-high 4.3 assists and 1.33 steals in six games (four starts) for Denver’s 2017 Las Vegas Summer League squad. Morris played four seasons at Iowa State University, averaging 12.2 points, 3.7 rebounds, 5.5... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Warriors Get a Glimpse of Their Young Guns' Potential in Summer Leaguethere wasn’t anything of import to glean from giving their rookies and would-be
Bleacher Report / Posted a month ago
there wasn’t anything of import to glean from giving their rookies and would-be deep bench pieces a few runs during the Las Vegas Summer League, which wrapped up a July 17 at UNLV’s Thomas & Mack Center. For the purposes of this analysis, we’ll... Read more
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The State News
Former Spartan Matt Costello signs contract with San Antonio Spursto a 2-way deal, sources say. Costello played for the Orlando Magic and Minnes
The State News / Posted a month ago
to a 2-way deal, sources say. Costello played for the Orlando Magic and Minnesota Timberwolves during the Orlando and Las Vegas Summer League, respectively. In a four game span in Vegas, Costello averaged 11.3 points and 12.0 rebounds a game.... Read more
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The Morning Call
How the NBA stole the sports headlines in Julyeveryone within the sport. "I am a little surprised by the growth in interest,
The Morning Call / Posted a month ago
everyone within the sport. "I am a little surprised by the growth in interest, specifically in free agency and the Las Vegas Summer League, but it's really just an extension of the remarkable growth in interest in the NBA we've seen over the... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Summer Hoops: Washington Tournament of Champions could produce best teams yetby the Brooklyn Nets, who traded his draft rights to the Los Angeles Lakers. W
Peoria Journal Star / Posted a month ago
by the Brooklyn Nets, who traded his draft rights to the Los Angeles Lakers. With Lonzo Ball ruled out for the NBA Las Vegas Summer League Championship, Kuzma stepped into the spotlight with 30 points, 10 rebounds and leading the Lakers to a... Read more
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The Morning Call
How the NBA made summer league a real thing and stole July in the processeveryone within the sport. "I am a little surprised by the growth in interest,
The Morning Call / Posted a month ago
everyone within the sport. "I am a little surprised by the growth in interest, specifically in free agency and the Las Vegas Summer League, but it's really just an extension of the remarkable growth in interest in the NBA we've seen over the... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
How the NBA made summer league a real thing and stole July in the processeveryone within the sport. "I am a little surprised by the growth in interest,
Chicago Tribune / Posted 1 months ago
everyone within the sport. "I am a little surprised by the growth in interest, specifically in free agency and the Las Vegas Summer League, but it's really just an extension of the remarkable growth in interest in the NBA we've seen over the... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Bulls Q&A: Expectations for Zach LaVine and Kris Dunn, that billboard and morethe No. 7 pick? If not, was Dunn the reason? — Jim Libman, via Twitter Obvious
Chicago Tribune / Posted 1 months ago
the No. 7 pick? If not, was Dunn the reason? — Jim Libman, via Twitter Obviously, they scouted him. There was some talk at Vegas Summer League that he had some issues with his college coach. I have no idea if that impacted the Bulls’ thinking on... Read more

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