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Chet Holmgren’s NBA summer league debut has the mayor of Oklahoma City ecstatic

Chet Holmgren took the floor for the Oklahoma City Thunder on Tuesday night in NBA summer league. Less than two weeks ago, Holmgren was selected second overall by the Thunder in the 2022 NBA draft. His size and skill set made him a top-two pick, and he has caught the attention of a high-profile figure …

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2022 NBA free agency Day 2: Grades, great values, head-scratchers and more

Day 2 of 2022 NBA free agency was another day of big money and big moves. We also saw three significant trades all happen within a couple of hours of one another, and none of them were Kevin Durant. His trade request still looms over the NBA, but it has not halted business in the …

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NBA free agency 2022: Thumbs up and thumbs down from first day of signings

Follow our NBA Free Agency live blog. Somehow, after the first day of free agency, the big story is not a free agent at all. Kevin Durant made sure of that when he demanded a trade from Brooklyn just hours before free agency theoretically began at 6 pm ET on Thursday. (In reality, free agency …

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Oklahoma City Thunder’s Lu Dort staying on 5-year, $87.5 million deal

Shooting guard Lu Dort has agreed to a five-year, $87.5 million deal to stay with the Oklahoma City Thunder, his agent, Thad Foucher of Wasserman, told ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski. Dort, 23, who is considered one of the NBA’s best wing defenders, signed with the Thunder in 2019 as an undrafted rookie on a two-way contract …

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As NBA free agency 2022 begins, here are the top 25 available players

The thing about 2022 free agency is that we’ve already had an awful lot of action considering we haven’t even hit the “free agency” part of the program yet. Player transactions are going back and forth despite that in the form of player trades and contract extensions, even though nobody can agree to a deal …

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Could Kevin Durant wind up in Portland?

Kevin Durantphoto: Getty Images Kevin Durant is under contract for one more year with the Brooklyn Nets, but based on the bevy of reports and leaks on the extremely fluid Kyrie melodrama and its potential fallout, his employment is volatile. That uncertainty has spawned a multitude of options for Durant, but only the Portland Trailblazers …

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Chet Holmgren lands underwear deal with Ethika after 2022 NBA Draft

Chet Holmgren may be laughing all the way to the bank. The Gonzaga product, who was selected second overall by the Thunder in the 2022 NBA Draft, has landed an underwear brand partnership with Ethika, The Post has learned. Holmgren, 20, will be working with the brand in creating exclusive products. The terms of the …

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Chet Holmgren’s dad looked like a movie villain at NBA Draft

Did Wolf “The Dentist” Stansson from “D2: The Mighty Ducks” make an appearance at the 2022 NBA Draft? Twitter certainly thinks so after the cameras panned to Chet Holmgren’s family at the Barclays Center on Thursday night, when the former Gonzaga star was selected second overall by the Oklahoma City Thunder. As Holmgren’s father David …

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Orlando Magic make Duke’s Paolo Banchero No. 1 pick in 2022 NBA draft

1:11 AM BST Tim BontempsESPN NEW YORK — After months of speculation, Duke’s Paolo Banchero was a surprise selection by the Orlando Magic with the top overall pick in the 2022 NBA draft on Thursday night at Barclays Center. Gonzaga center Chet Holmgren was taken second by the Oklahoma City Thunder, and Auburn forward Jabari …

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Top 100 NBA Draft prospects for 2022: Final rankings, tiers and Big Board

Welcome to the 2022 NBA Draft Guide, a deep dive into every player and skill set you need to know heading into this year’s draft. This is the third time I’ve done one of these. Every year, the goal is simple: Try to come up with the most comprehensive document for NBA fans, college basketball …

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