The Sixers had acquired the top slot in a trade with the Boston Celtics, who now have the third pick. The trade has resulted in the widespread knowledge that the 76ers will be taking guard Markelle Fultz with the number one pick.
US senators worry about rush over healthcare bill ahead of release
Sullivan said he is raising concerns about "some of the structural challenges in a state like Alaska" as he works on the bill . Gardner needs to demand more transparency from his colleagues and be one of the two "no" votes that could stop this nonsense.
Dash Cam Video of Philando Castile's Fatal Shooting Has Been Released
Bekuh Sibet, a 29-year-old waitress from nearby Richfield, said it was obvious to her from the video that Castile was complying. The family of Philando Castile is planning to sue the former Saint Anthony police officer who shot and killed him last summer.
USA police under scrutiny over pregnant woman's shooting
Seattle police say one person has died in an officer-involved shooting near Magnuson Park in the Sand Point neighborhood Saturday. Of the 447 people who have been shot and killed by police so far in 2017, 102 of them have been black .
Lonzo Ball, right, poses for a photo with NBA Commissioner Adam Silver after being selected by the Los Angeles Lakers as the No. 2 overall pick during the NBA basketball draft, Thursday, June 22, 2017, in NY. If we've learned nothing else about LaVar Ball over the last several months, it's that he doesn't seem to worry about what's diplomatic and realistic. Ball, a Chino Hills native who excelled in his one year with the Bruins, had been widely projected by most experts as the team's likely pick with the No. 2 selection. Magic Johnson and Rob Pelinka.
Substantive criticism of his game include an unorthodox jump shot that may make it hard to score on the pro level, somewhat average defense and either an unwillingness or inability to consistently get to the rim.