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NBA Rumors: Kings Focusing On These Three Players With No. 2 Pick

4 monthes ago   |   By NESN

The Sacramento Kings haven't been to the NBA playoffs since 2006 and have struggled to build through the draft during what has been a decade of futility.
But the Kings do have a young point guard in De'Aaron Fox and the No. 2 overall pick in the 2018 NBA Draft with which to build around if they get the pick correct.
While center Deandre Ayton is expected to be taken with the No. 1 overall selection by the Phoenix Suns, the Kings still will have their pick of a talented group of prospects, and they apparently have narrowed their search.
USA TODAY's Sam Amick reported Thursday that...
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Isaiah Thomas Believes This Player Is Best Prospect In 2018 NBA Draft

4 monthes ago   |   By NESN

Deandre Ayton appears to be the consensus choice to be the No. 1 overall pick in the 2018 NBA Draft, but is he the best player in the class?
Not if you ask Isaiah Thomas.
Thomas, who will be a free agent this offseason, took to Twitter on Thursday to give a proclamation about the best prospect in the class.
His answer: Michael Porter Jr.
Michael Porter Jr is the best player in the draft!!! No question about it... Pass on him if you want too
- Isaiah Thomas June 14, 2018
This isn't exactly going out on a limb. Porter was viewed as the probable No. 1 pick when he committed to the University...
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