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  1. 76ers get No. 1 pick from Celtics, chance to draft Fultz

    06.19 / 20:31 billingsgazette.com Billingsgazette.com - Basketball
    Philadelphia completed its trade for the No. 1 overall pick in this year's NBA draft, landing the pick from the Boston Celtics on Monday in a move that clears the way for the 76ers to grab guard Markelle…
  2. Philly gets No. 1 pick from Sixers, chance to draft Fultz

    06.19 / 19:33 billingsgazette.com Billingsgazette.com - Basketball
    Philadelphia completed its trade for the No. 1 overall pick in this year's NBA draft, landing the pick from the Boston Celtics on Monday in a move that clears the way for the 76ers to grab guard Markelle…
  3. Celtics trade No. 1 overall draft pick to 76ers

    06.19 / 18:28 billingsgazette.com Billingsgazette.com - Basketball
    BOSTON (AP) — The Boston Celtics have traded the No. 1 pick in this week's NBA draft to the Philadelphia 7…
  4. Cavs head into important summer with cloud over GM's future

    06.19 / 17:24 billingsgazette.com Billingsgazette.com - Basketball
    CLEVELAND (AP) — Dethroned last week as NBA champions, the Cleveland Cavaliers are stepping into a summer already off to a strange s…
  5. Dirk Nowitzki to serve as a captain in NBA Africa Game

    06.19 / 17:24 billingsgazette.com Billingsgazette.com - Basketball
    NEW YORK (AP) — Dirk Nowitzki, the career scoring leader among international players, will be one of the captains for the NBA's Africa Game on Aug. 5…
  6. Fultz, Ball, Fox headline list of point guards in NBA draft

    06.19 / 17:24 billingsgazette.com Billingsgazette.com - Basketball
    RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — 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…
  7. Lonzo Ball's draft stock stays strong with Lakers watching

    06.19 / 10:29 billingsgazette.com Billingsgazette.com - Basketball
    LOS ANGELES (AP) — By now the entire basketball world knows Lonzo Ball is a singular talent with a unique p…
  8. AP Sources: George informs Pacers he will leave in 2018

    06.19 / 03:26 billingsgazette.com Billingsgazette.com - Basketball
    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 becomes a free agent in…
  9. Taurasi stands alone atop WNBA scoring list

    06.19 / 03:26 billingsgazette.com Billingsgazette.com - Basketball
    About the only thing missing from Diana Taurasi's record-setting day was a…
  10. Stewart has 22 and 15, Storm cruise to 75-57 win over Stars

    06.19 / 02:28 billingsgazette.com Billingsgazette.com - Basketball
    SEATTLE (AP) — Breanna Stewart had 22 points, a season-high 15 rebounds and a career-best five blocked shots and the Seattle Storm beat the winless San Antonio Stars 75-57 on Sunday night to snap a three-game s…
  11. Mitchell, Fever rally for road win of season, 91-79 over Sky

    06.19 / 01:30 billingsgazette.com Billingsgazette.com - Basketball
    ROSEMONT, Ill. (AP) — Tiffany Mitchell scored a season-high 19 points and the Indiana Fever overcame a 10-point second-half deficit to beat the Chicago Sky 91-79 on Sunday n…
  12. WNBA Capsules

    06.19 / 00:33 billingsgazette.com Billingsgazette.com - Basketball
    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Diana Taurasi scored 19 points to break the WNBA career scoring record in the Phoenix Mercury's 90-59 loss to the Los Angeles Sparks on S…
  13. Taurasi breaks WNBA scoring mark in Mercury's blowout loss

    06.19 / 00:33 billingsgazette.com Billingsgazette.com - Basketball
    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Diana Taurasi scored 19 points to break the WNBA career scoring record in the Phoenix Mercury's 90-59 loss to the Los Angeles Sparks on S…
  14. Diana Taurasi breaks WNBA career scoring record

    06.18 / 23:35 billingsgazette.com Billingsgazette.com - Basketball
    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Diana Taurasi became the WNBA's career scorer leader, passing Tina Thompson's mark of 7,488 on Sunday against Los A…
  15. Johnson, Diggins-Smith help Wings rally, beat Mystics 87-83

    06.18 / 22:33 billingsgazette.com Billingsgazette.com - Basketball
    WASHINGTON (AP) — Glory Johnson scored 16 of her season-high 27 points in the third quarter and the Dallas Wings closed on an 8-0 run to beat the Washington Mystics 87-83 on S…
  16. AP source: 76ers, Celtics agree on trade for No. 1 pick

    06.18 / 06:03 billingsgazette.com Billingsgazette.com - Basketball
    Philadelphia and Boston have agreed in principle on a trade where the 76ers would acquire the chance to take Markelle Fultz with the No. 1 pick in Thursday's NBA Draft, a person with knowledge of the deal told The…
  17. Thomas and Thomas help Sun hand Lynx first loss, 98-93

    06.18 / 03:12 billingsgazette.com Billingsgazette.com - Basketball
    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Jasmine Thomas and Alyssa Thomas scored 20 points each and the Connecticut Sun handed the Minnesota Lynx their first loss this season, 98-93, on Saturday n…
  18. Fultz works out for 76ers, amid draft trade talks

    06.18 / 01:17 billingsgazette.com Billingsgazette.com - Basketball
    CAMDEN, N.J. (AP) — 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 the chance to make the first overall selection f…