NBA Draft: Winners And Losers

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  • Best, worst of Round 1

    Chad Ford highlights six teams that stood out, for better or worse, on a wild draft night. Insider

Blockbuster On Draft Night

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  • Trade grades: Butler to Minnesota

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NBA Draft: Trade Tracker

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  • Latest deals

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Fraschilla's takeaways from the 2017 NBA draft.

ESPN's draft guru Fran Fraschilla breaks down his winners, losers and international standouts.

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Eastern Washington's Jacob Wiley has agreed to a 2-way contract with the Brooklyn Nets, league sources confirm. Wiley played wellon the workout circuit before the draft, impressing teams with his intensity and relentless motor. The 6-7 wing is incredibly athletic and has shown the ability to defend multiple positions during his workouts. He was considered one of the hidden gems in this year's class. Could turn out to be a very wise investment by Sean Marks & Co. Wiley's signing was first reported by CBS Sports.

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Asked about the health of Ben Simmons and Joel Embiid, Bryan Colangelo said he expects to have a full healthy roster for the start of camp.

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Fultz hopes to live up to Iverson's legacy in Philly.

Markelle Fultz tells Stephen A. Smith that Allen Iverson's footsteps with the 76ers will be hard to follow but he doesn't feel pressure to perform.

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Is it time to change the NBA's 'one and done' rule?

Jeff Goodman and Tim Legler agree that some changes are needed to the current NBA draft rules.

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Stephen A. predicts a good year for Lonzo.

Stephen A. Smith believes that Magic Johnson is handing the keys to Lonzo Ball, which will set him up to succeed in Los Angeles.

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Colangelo expects a healthy roster to start the season.

Bryan Colangelo expects Ben Simmons, Joel Embiid and Markelle Fultz healthy for the start of season without minute restrictions.

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