• Report: Anthony Davis still wants trade despite Pelicans winning lottery

    3 monthes ago - By ProBasketballTalk

    Pelicans lead executive David Griffin still hoping to keep Davis
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  • After NBA Draft Lottery, Pelicans' GM David Griffin has Zion Williamson as lifeline in quest to keep Anthony Davis

    3 monthes ago - By CBSSports

    Perhaps the biggest winner of Tuesday's NBA Draft Lottery has a unibrow
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  • What Kind Of Player Can Celtics Expect To Get With No. 14 Pick In Draft?

    3 monthes ago - By NESN

    The NBA draft lottery dust has settled, but the silly season is just beginning for the Boston Celtics and the rest of the league.
    For the C's, the pingpong balls bounced the most expected way, as Boston will draft 14th in next month's draft, a pick that was Sacramento's acquired by the Celtics via Philadelphia.
    The No. 14 pick is just one of three first-round selections currently being held by president of basketball operations Danny Ainge. In addition to the lottery pick, the Celtics also have the 20th and 22nd picks. Maybe they'll hold on to all three. Maybe they'll trade all three. With...
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  • 2019 post-lottery NBA mock draft: RJ Barrett to the Big Apple?

    2019 post-lottery NBA mock draft: RJ Barrett to the Big Apple?

    3 monthes ago - By Sportsnet

    Following last night's shocking draft lottery, we now know that the New Orleans Pelicans will have the privilege of selecting Zion Williamson with the first overall pick of the 2019 NBA Draft at Barclays Center on June 20.
    After the first three picks in what many believe to be a top-heavy class, it's up in the air which prospects the remaining lottery teams will select once their time on the draft clock begins.
    With that in mind, here are some of the likeliest names you can expect to see drafted within the top-14 selections during what's sure to be an even wilder draft...
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  • Lucky charms and F-bombs in NBA draft lottery drawing room, as Pelicans learned their Zion destiny

    3 monthes ago - By Washingtonpost

    The Pelicans won big in Tuesday night's Zion Williamson sweepstakes, and their coach wasn't afraid to show his emotions.
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  • 2019 NBA Mock Draft 2.0: Pelicans win Zion sweepstakes

    2019 NBA Mock Draft 2.0: Pelicans win Zion sweepstakes

    3 monthes ago - By TheScore

    Although the New Orleans Pelicans entered the lottery with just a six percent chance at securing the top pick, the franchise emerged as the future home for Zion Williamson. With the top 14 selections officially set, theScore offers an in-depth look at the most realistic option for each team. 1. Pelicans - Zion Williamson, F, Duke Sorry, Knicks fans. The curse continues in the Big Apple as the Pelicans land the top pick for the first time since drafting Anthony Davis in 2012. Williamson will make an immediate impact for the Pelicans on both ends of the floor. His ability to dominate in...
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  • NBA draft lottery: The New Orleans Pelicans win first draft pick and chance to sign Zion Williamson

    3 monthes ago - By BBC

    The New Orleans Pelicans won Tuesday night's NBA draft lottery meaning they'll get the first chance to sign presumed number one draft pick Zion Williamson.
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  • NBA Draft Order 2019: Fresh Mock Draft After Lottery Results

    3 monthes ago - By Bleacher Report

    Tuesday's NBA draft lottery delivered some unexpected results. The New Orleans Pelicans, who had a six percent chance of winning the top pick, won the lottery and the right to draft Duke freshman Zion Williamson ...
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  • Kings, 76ers trade shots on social media over draft lottery pick

    3 monthes ago - By Yardbarke

    The Sacramento Kings entered Tuesday night's NBA Draft Lottery with an outside chance at having an old trade blow up in their face more than it already has, but the unlikely scenario that would have haunted them did not play out. And let's just say they were not exactly humble about it. In 2015, the Kings made a move to create salary cap space to sign free agents by trading Carl Landry, Jason Thompson, Nik Stauskas and their 2019 first-round pick to the Philadelphia 76ers. The Sixers then traded the pick with top-one protection to the Boston Celtics two years ago to trade up to No. 1 for...
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  • 2019 NBA Mock Draft: Pelicans win top pick in lottery and get chance to take Zion Williamson at No. 1

    3 monthes ago - By CBSSports

    Here's how the NBA Draft could go after New Orleans nabs the No. 1 pick in the lottery drawing
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  • Pelicans' season ticket sales immediately skyrocket after draft lottery

    3 monthes ago - By Yardbarke

    Anthony Davis may still want to be traded after the New Orleans Pelicans landed the top overall pick in the NBA Draft Lottery on Tuesday night, but that is not stopping fans from being excited about the future of the team. According to Jeff Duncan of The Times-Picayune, the Pelicans took orders for 2,000 new season tickets in the hours after the team landed the No. 1 pick in the draft. That is already twice as many new season ticket sales as they had when they got the top spot in 2012. Now do you see why the Pelicans' ticket department reacted to the news the way they did? Whether Davis...
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