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  1. Jon Horst takes over as Bucks GM, with NBA draft days away

    MILWAUKEE - To Jon Horst, his interview with Milwaukee Bucks owners for the vacant general manager job felt more like an extended conversation. He had worked in the organization as the…
  2. Pro Days: Agencies host workouts to aid NBA teams, hopefuls

    CORAL GABLES, Fla. - Davon Reed has crisscrossed the country almost nonstop for the last few weeks, playing anywhere he could with hopes of raising his NBA draft stock. After all…
  3. Celtics trade No. 1 overall draft pick to 76ers

    BOSTON - The Boston Celtics have traded the No. 1 pick in this week's NBA draft to the Philadelphia 76ers. Boston will get the Sixers' pick, No. 3 overall, and another…
  4. Dirk Nowitzki to serve as a captain in NBA Africa Game

    NEW YORK - Dirk Nowitzki, the career scoring leader among international players, will be one of the captains for the NBA's Africa Game on Aug. 5. The league and the National…
  5. Cavs head into important summer with cloud over GM's future

    CLEVELAND - Dethroned last week as NBA champions, the Cleveland Cavaliers are stepping into a summer already off to a strange start. With the draft just days away, and major roster…
  6. Fultz, Ball, Fox headline list of point guards in NBA draft

    RALEIGH, N.C. - Teams looking for point guard help in Thursday night's NBA draft are in luck — as long as they have a high pick, that is. Markelle Fultz and …
  7. Lonzo Ball's draft stock stays strong with Lakers watching

    LOS ANGELES - By now the entire basketball world knows Lonzo Ball is a singular talent with a unique parent. The UCLA product with preternatural court vision is among the most…
  8. AP Sources: George informs Pacers he will leave in 2018

    Two people with knowledge of the situation tell The Associated Press that star forward Paul George has informed the Indiana Pacers that he plans to leave the franchise when he…
  9. Fultz works out for 76ers, amid draft trade talks

    CAMDEN, N.J. - Markelle Fultz worked out for Philadelphia on Saturday night, as the 76ers continued moving toward potentially acquiring the No. 1 pick from the Boston Celtics and having…