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Mavs get their man in NC State point guard Dennis Smith Jr.

Schuyler Dixon, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 22nd - 8:53pm

North Carolina State freshman point guard Dennis Smith Jr. was still available when the Dallas Mavericks came up at No. 9 in the NBA draft — the same spot that led them to Dirk Nowitzki nearly 20 years ago.

Family affair: Lakers grab Lonzo Ball with 2nd overall pick

Greg Beacham, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 22nd - 8:53pm

Lonzo Ball and his dad are staying home with the Los Angeles Lakers.

Hawks draft Wake Forest F Collins at No. 19 in NBA draft

Paul Newberry, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 22nd - 8:53pm

After dumping Dwight Howard and facing the possible loss of Paul Millsap, the Atlanta Hawks needed to bulk up the front court.

Nets grab Texas one-and-done big man Allen with 22nd pick

Ralph D. Russo, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 22nd - 8:53pm

The Brooklyn Nets selected big man Jarrett Allen from Texas with the 22nd pick of the NBA draft on Thursday night, taking a one-and-done freshman who blossomed at the end of his only season with the Longhorns.

Pacers select UCLA's TJ Leaf with 18th overall pick in draft

Jim Johnson, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 22nd - 8:41pm

The Indiana Pacers selected UCLA forward TJ Leaf with the 18th overall pick in the NBA draft on Thursday night as they head into an offseason of uncertainty.

Raptors select OG Anunoby with 23rd overall pick

Paul Attfield, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 22nd - 8:33pm

The Toronto Raptors have selected Indiana forward O.G. Anunoby with the 23rd overall pick in the NBA draft on Thursday night.

Celtics select Jayson Tatum with No. 3 pick in draft

Kyle Hightower, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 22nd - 8:28pm

The Boston Celtics made the first move of this year's NBA draft days before it began when they traded the No. 1 overall pick to Philadelphia in a move to add to an already rich cache of future selections.

Thunder select Terrance Ferguson with 21st pick

Cliff Brunt, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 22nd - 8:25pm

The Oklahoma City Thunder selected guard Terrance Ferguson with the 21st pick in the NBA draft on Thursday night.

Bucks add another young forward in Michigan's D.J. Wilson

Genaro C. Armas, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 22nd - 8:25pm

The Milwaukee Bucks keep getting younger and longer in the frontcourt.

Splash! Bulls trade Jimmy Butler to Timberwolves

Jon Krawczynski, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 22nd - 8:14pm

The long-anticipated reunion between Jimmy Butler and Tom Thibodeau is on.

AP Source: Blazers trade first-round picks with Kings

Anne M. Peterson, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 22nd - 8:14pm

A person with knowledge of the deal says the Portland Trail Blazers traded the No. 15 and No. 20 picks in the NBA draft to Sacramento in exchange for the No. 10 pick, Gonzaga center Zach Collins.

Kings select Kentucky point guard De'Aaron Fox with 5th pick

Josh Dubow, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 22nd - 8:14pm

The Sacramento Kings took Kentucky point guard De'Aaron Fox on Thursday night with the fifth pick in the NBA draft and then traded their second lottery pick for two more first-round selections.

Heat take Kentucky's Bam Adebayo at No. 14 in NBA draft

Tim Reynolds, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 22nd - 7:51pm

Pat Riley turned to his alma mater for Miami's latest first-round draft pick.

Hornets select guard Malik Monk with No. 11 pick in draft

Steve Reed, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 22nd - 7:51pm

Malik Monk was overwhelmed at the idea of being drafted by the Charlotte Hornets, a team owned by former NBA star Michael Jordan.

Pistons take Duke's Kennard with No. 12 pick

Noah Trister, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 22nd - 7:33pm

The Detroit Pistons drafted Duke guard Luke Kennard with the 12th overall pick in the NBA draft on Thursday night.

Suns nab forward Josh Jackson with 4th overall pick

Bob Baum, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 22nd - 7:15pm

Josh Jackson believes the Phoenix Suns got the best player in the draft: Josh Jackson.

76ers put future of The Process in No. 1 pick Fultz's hands

Dan Gelston, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 22nd - 7:07pm

The Philadelphia 76ers have put The Process in the hands of Washington guard Markelle Fultz.

Timberwolves take Markkanen with No. 7 pick for Bulls

Andrew Seligman, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 22nd - 7:07pm

The Timberwolves drafted Arizona's Lauri Markkanen with the No. 7 overall pick for the Chicago Bulls on Thursday night after the two teams agreed to a blockbuster deal that sends three-time All-Star Jimmy Butler to Minnesota.

Magic draft Florida State's Isaac with sixth overall pick

Terrance Harris, Associated Press  |  Posted   Jun 22nd - 6:56pm

The Orlando Magic have selected forward Jonathan Isaac with the sixth overall pick in the NBA draft.