Ridiculously early 2018 NBA Mock Draft: DeAndre Ayton, Michael Porter start on top

First things first: The 2018 NBA Draft isn’t this year’s draft.

The 2017 draft was an embarrassment of riches. Nearly every lottery team landed a potential foundational star, and the three or four teams at the end of the lottery still ought to get solid NBA starters.

The five point guards drafted …
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Derek Carr’s extension with Oakland Raiders works for Carr, but doesn’t do much for other league quarterbacks

Thursday was a good day for Derek Carr and the next several generations of his family. The Oakland Raiders quarterback signed a contract extension that guarantees him $40 million right away, $70.2 million against injury, and offers him the chance to earn $125 million by the time he turns 32. Looking …
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Duke’s Luke Kennard heads to the Detroit Pistons as the No. 12 overall pick

Duke’s Luke Kennard (5), the ACC Tournament MVP, is embraced by his parents Mark and Jennifer Kennard as they watch a video tribute following the Blue Devils’ 75-69 victory over Notre Dame in the championship game on Saturday, March 11, 2017 at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y. Robert Willett rw …
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LaVar Ball Booed as He Leaves 2017 NBA Draft, Throws Big Baller Hat into Crowd

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LaVar Ball was all smiles Thursday when the Los Angeles Lakers selected his son, Lonzo Ball, with the second pick in the NBA draft. That didn’t change as he left Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York, to a chorus of jeers.

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Whipped cream dispenser reportedly explodes, kills fashion blogger Rebecca Burger

Skip in Skip x Embed x Share CLOSE A French fitness model and blogger died after a pressurized canister used for dispensing whipped cream exploded, striking her in the chest. Buzz60

Fashion Rebecca Burger’s Instagram page. (Photo: Screenshot)

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