During Colangelo's 21-minute media availability Wednesday, the day after the Sixers got the No. 3 pick at Tuesday night's NBADraft Lottery in NY, he said he thinks the Sixers might be able to have their cake and eat it, too. The Los Angeles Lakers and Philadelphia 76ers round out the top three picks.
Those assumptions might be premature, however. And with a direct path to the Lakers for the UCLA star, his lightning-rod father has declared the Ball brand will only be auditioning for the hometown franchise. In an interview with Lakers Nation, he said his son will only work out for Los Angeles, which landed the No. 2 pick.
"The Lakers make the playoffs as soon as my boy gets there", LaVar said.
The New Orleans Pelicans did not move into the top three and therefore owed their pick at tenth overall to the Sacramento Kings.
Ultimately, Tuesday night was a big win for the Lakers' rebuild. The Celtics defeated the Wizards in Game 7 of the Eastern Conference semifinals Monday and will now add the No. 1 pick - Washington guard Markelle Fultz, perhaps - to an already talented roster.
With their fourth top three pick in a row, Philadelphia can start to gel together the image of a formidable team.
Here's Joel Embiid's reaction to the lottery results. In the 2015 NBA Draft, they selected Jahill Okafor with the third overall pick. The Lakers got very lucky today, but this could still get funnier.
Meanwhile, the Lakers are in a prime spot for post-Kobe Bryant redemption as they could walk away with a top young talent or trade that pick along with Jordan Clarkson to the Indiana Pacers for Paul George. Jayson Tatum from Duke, Jonathan Isacc from Florida State, Lauri Markkanen out of Arizona and Justin Jackson of North Carolina could possibly be in the mix at the number four pick.
"I'm sure we'll hear in the next little while", Ainge said Tuesday night. Russell is an attractive piece for any team looking for a point guard not only because of his youth and potential, but also because of his cheap contract.
The Suns finished with the second-worst record in the National Basketball Association this past season.
It also said that the company lost $2.31 per share, though most of that was due to expenses related to stock-based compensation. The company added more users this quarter than it did during the fourth quarter of 2016, when it grew by just 5 million DAUs.
He did it with a three-pointer late in the third quarter - the first of a string of three straight from beyond the arc. With the unblemished Warriors waiting, James opted to douse them in accolades rather than cast any barbs.
Newark Liberty International Airport re-opened after an engine caught fire on a San Francisco-bound flight Tuesday night. Flight 1579 from Newark to San Francisco was scheduled to take off when officials said its engine caught fire.
It's the French Open . "Nadal, I don't think he's anxious at all about anyone in this tournament, to be fair", he offered. Their match was suspended because of darkness on Tuesday with the 12th-seeded Frenchman trailing 7-5, 6-4, 6-7 (6), 5-4.
Bob Dole of Kansas, who sat in the audience at the ceremony, thanking Dole for his service in World War II. Moments later, Trump stopped for a young man who wanted to snap a picture of himself with the president.
President Trump has said he will decide whether to pull the USA out of the Paris climate accord when he returns from his trip. A French official said it would be "disappointing" if the wording on climate change "is too light in the final statement".
His best result at the French Open was reaching the semifinals in 2009, just months before he won his Grand Slam title in NY . Following her remarkable form everywhere else in the world she was seeded seventh for this tournament.
In addition, he maintained the president should not use Twitter and that he "never envisioned" Trump would become president. Boehner, who retired from politics in 2015 and handed over the speakership to Paul Ryan , said he's loving the quiet life.
This came in the wake of the OPEC's November 30 decision to cut output by 1.2 million bpd for six months effective from January 1. Clawing back some of Thursday's losses, global benchmark Brent futures were up 28c at $51.74 a barrel at 8.37am GMT.
GWS Auctions Inc. of California is auctioning off the jet after it sat on a runway in New Mexico for 30 years. However, Presley designed the interior himself, which features red velvet seats with a matching shag carpet.
Moon took charge as the president of South Korea today, after the National Election Commission declared him victor yesterday. He has been cautious about the recent decision to deploy a controversial US anti-missile system in South Korea.
His head wound had been bandaged but blood still soaked his white dress shirt. "It showed me that we won't give up", said Hashimy. The Associated Press reports , "The Afghan interior ministry says 64 people were killed and as many as 320 were wounded".
The Post report said that there were questions about the authenticity of the document, and yet Comey acted on it anyway. On Friday, CNN reported that Comey acted on this document, even though he knew it could be fake.
She also carried a matching clutch for $1,630, but beneath her coat she kept it simple in a beige sheath and coordinating pumps. The coat, worn over a simple beige dress, sells for only $5,000 less than the median US household income in 2015.
According to Cleveland police, Loehmann's job application contained inaccuracies and he violated other administrative policies. Rice had been playing with what looked like a gun in a park near his home when someone called 911 to report him.
Meanwhile, the Cavaliers have been rolling as well, sweeping the Pacers and Raptors before dominating the Celtics in five games. James was 0-4 from three point range heading into the 4th quarter, and he altered his strategy to better suit the team's needs.
Abbas said the Palestinians "are committed to working with [Trump] to reach a historic peace deal between us and Israel". Israel defeated the Arab armies then, and again in the Six-Day War of 1967, at which time they annexed East Jerusalem .
In his argument, the judge compared the cow to the national bird, the peacock, and described both the species as "pious". He told CNN-News 18 that he believes his call to have cow killers imprisoned for life has nothing to do with secularism.
Trump, who made no public appearances Sunday, was expected to deliver remarks at Arlington National Cemetery on Memorial Day. But he said that as long as the information was shared with the US government, it didn't represent a problem.
The site was sold to Russian Federation under former president Nicolas Sarkozy amid criticism from human rights groups. But following talks ill feeling feeling at the press conference came to the surface over issues such as Ukraine .
It released several photos of both the launch and Jong Un's reaction, none of which, could be independently confirmed or verified. Experts believe the North's new missile is the longest-range weapon ever successfully tested by the isolated nation.
The launch makes New Zealand just the 11th country to launch an orbital rocket, but the first from a private facility. Rocket Lab says it will launch as many as 50 rockets per year, but is allowed to launch more than twice that number.
He earlier said that after Tabqa is secured, the forces will continue operations to "isolate and seize Raqqa ". For weeks, policymakers in Ankara had been waiting for President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan's meeting with U.S.
The company's My Ride 65 convertible vehicle seats failed a crash test run by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration . Expected to start July 17, the recall reportedly comes after the NHTSA discovered the webbing problem through a series of tests.