NBA Draft Wiretap

RealGM Radio: Tjarks, Perna Preview NBA Draft
In this NBA Draft preview episode, host Daniel Leroux talks about Thursday's draft with RealGM's Jonathan Tjarks and Andrew Perna.

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Vonleh Likes Bosh Comparison, Would Be Comfortable With 76ers
Noah Vonleh said multiple times Wednesday that he likes to be compared to Chris Bosh and that his outside shot has been a point of emphasis since the season ended.

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Napier Ranks UConn Graduation Ahead Of NCAA Title, Draft Night
Shabazz Napier was a fixture on the Dean’s List during his time in college, majoring in sociology.

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LaVine’s Athleticism Is A Relatively New Public Obsession
Mention the name Zach LaVine and some of the words you are most likely to hear are dunk, athleticism and explosiveness.

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Smart: Decision Not To Workout For Jazz Came From Agent
Speculation has been that Marcus Smart would prefer to avoid the Jazz because they already have Trey Burke.

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Parker Expects To Be Drafted 2nd Overall By Bucks
Jabari Parker said that the Bucks told him they would select him at No. 2 if he remains on the board.

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Heat Trying To Move Up To Draft Shabazz Napier
LeBron James is known to be very high on Shabazz Napier, thinking he's the best point guard in the draft.

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Gilbert Prefers Cavs To Draft Wiggins, Front Office Likes Parker
Dan Gilbert allowed his previous front office and Mike Brown to take Anthony Bennett, which is giving him pause this time.

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Embiid In Play For 76ers, Magic; Unlikely To Fall Past Kings At No. 8
The 76ers are planning a slow rebuild, so selecting Joel Embiid with the possibility he sits out his entire rookie season as Nerlens Noel did in 13-14 is not an issue.

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Cavaliers Like Orlando's Offer Of Afflalo, Nos. 4, 12 For No. 1 Pick
The Cavaliers are torn at who to pick at No. 1 if they keep the pick.

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Cavaliers Continue To Be Torn Between Parker, Wiggins
David Griffin had decided to take Joel Embiid, but instead will likely pick between Jabari Parker and Andrew Wiggins.

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Danté Exum Had Brain Mapped Ahead Of Draft
Leading into the NBA Draft, Danté Exum went through a mental and physical evaluation with the Red Bull High Performance team.

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Jazz Offering Derrick Favors In Package To Cavs For No. 1 Overall Pick
The Jazz presumably would pick between Andrew Wiggins and Jabari Parker if they acquire the selection by parting with Derrick Favors.

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Embiid Could Have Medical Issues Beyond Foot, Back
Joel Embiid was widely considered the top overall prospect in the 2014 NBA Draft before his foot injury.

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Bucks Rule Out Embiid, Comfortable Taking Parker Or Wiggins
The Bucks will select either Jabari Parker or Andrew Wiggins depending on who is still available after the first overall pick.

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Jabari Parker Prefers Bucks Over Cavaliers
One source thought Jabari Parker "tanked" his workout with the Cavaliers.

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Dario Saric Signs Three-Year Deal With Anadolu Efes
Dario Saric's contract will essentially prohibit him from playing in the NBA for at least two seasons.

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Aaron Gordon In Consideration To Go As High As No. 4 To Magic
Aaron Gordon is not expected to fall past the Kings at No. 8.

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Isaiah Austin Diagnosed With Marfan Syndrome, Basketball Career Over
Isaiah Austin has been diagnosed with Marfan syndrome, which will end his basketball career just days before the NBA Draft.

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Knicks Targeting Tyler Ennis, P.J. Hairston If 1st Round Pick Purchased
The Knicks are attempting to purchase a first round pick in Thursday's NBA Draft.

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Suns Interested In Trading Away 27th Overall Pick
The Suns also own the 14th and 18th overall picks, which would create a roster spot challenge if they kept all picks.

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Cavaliers Unlikely To Pick Joel Embiid
The Cavalier will likely pick between Andrew Wiggins and Jabari Parker following Joel Embiid's foot injury.

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Cavaliers Seek Workout With Dante Exum
The Cavaliers would like to bring in Dante Exum for a workout following news of Joel Embiid's foot injury.

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Joel Embiid Has Stress Fracture In Foot, Will Undergo Surgery
Joel Embiid has suffered a right foot injury with one source fearing it may be broken.

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Bulls Schedule Workout With Adreian Payne
The Bulls currently own the 16th and 19th overall picks in the 2014 NBA Draft.

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Ford Ranks Top 25 Prospects Between 2000-2014
LeBron James, Greg Oden, Yao Ming, Kevin Durant and Anthony Davis were the five most highly touted prospects to enter the NBA Draft since 2000.

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Noah Vonleh To Work Out For 76ers On Thursday
Noah Vonleh averaged 11.3 points and nine rebounds this past season at the power forward position.

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Cavaliers 'Blown Away' By Joel Embiid Workout
Two separate sources indicated after the workout that Joel Embiid is now the strong favorite to be drafted by the Cavaliers.

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Lakers Host Julius Randle For Private Draft Workout
The Lakers have the No. 7 overall pick in this month's NBA draft.

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76ers Trying Desperately To Draft Andrew Wiggins
Andrew Wiggins is meeting with the 76ers this week.

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