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Early 2017-18 NBA Rookie of The Year Betting

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NBA hatchlings come in different forms, with different expectations, roles and talent. The rookies are truly a special kind of NBA players, so it’s great to have that annual award just for them. Things get more complicated when the first pick sits out a season and joins the mix. Still, where’s money to be made, there’s no backing down. See which favorites for the NBA Rookie of the Year Award are underrated and how to cash in with early betting on the sleepers.

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The winners and losers of the 2017NBA Draft

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It’s a guessing game at this point. The teams guess on which player will be the perfect fit for them right now, in two years and in four years. They guess on his development, how his game, character and work habits will translate to the NBA. Yes, those are educated guesses, but there’s much uncertainty remaining. So we’ll do the same. Make educated guesses on the moves NBA teams did or did not during the NBA Draft 2017, rate each one and deliver them to you to prepare yourself for the free agency and beyond.

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NBA lottery teams biggest needs, and can they fill them in the NBA draft

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The lottery teams are going to get better. Some might not get what they hoped for and consider this draft a failed opportunity, yet the opportunity to get better cannot be questioned. A good way not to bust out is to address the position they’ll most likely benefit from adding a good player to, if such a player is available. Join me in taking a look at each lottery teams obvious needs and the decision they need to make about them in the 2017 NBA Draft tonight.

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International prospects in NBA Draft 2017

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This year’s NBA draft is lacking much and usual international prospects input, but there are still a few players that are worth keeping a eye on. Most of them project as the second round targets for the NBA teams selections, but we’ve witnessed hidden gems unearthed in the second rounds before, especially when foreign based players are concerned. Will Ntilikina, Vezenkov or others beat the odds?

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Five biggest draft-day trades in NBA history

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It’s easy to rate trades in the retrospect, but a look back to remember the biggest draft-days trades in the NBA history is not an attempt to give marks to either side that have completed it. Rarely a significant trade works well for both teams. But these draft-day trades are a perfect example of how much can a future of an NBA team be shaped by decisions made in dynamic and creative environment such as NBA draft.

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Philadelphia 76ers: The final stage of The Process

Philadelphia 76ers

Building contender is not an easy task in the NBA. Many have tried and almost all of them failed. Even with all the planning, it takes a bit of good fortune, timely cap rise or a bold trade to get into the upper echelon of teams. But no matter how things are done, NBA contenders need stars. Not one, not two, but at least three stars. The Philadelphia 76ers have taken the losing, tanking route in their quest to the top. Finally the ordeal is near its end, and the basketball city of Philadelphia will again have something to be proud of.

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NBA: Who’s retiring and who should but won’t

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We’ll say goodbye to some players that have lost battle with the Father time this summer, but some will continue to go on even after spending close to 20 years on the NBA courts. Read on to learn who will make a good decision to walk away and who will do right to stay.

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Ranking NBA GM moves during the 2016/17 season

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General managers have amazing jobs - they get to compile the team’s roster to their liking. But not all dream jobs have good dreams. Some can quickly turn into nightmares for the fans, the team and the GMs themselves. They can lose their jobs, or get to my shame list. To keep it balanced, I’ve also ranked the best NBA GM moves of the past season for you.

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What’s next for the Golden State Warriors

Golden State Warriors

Other NBA teams are looking to improve to close the gap between them and the reigning champions the Golden State Warriors and you’ll read various ideas and advice on what they should do to close it, but improvement is not forbidden for the champs either. What if the Dubs pull some moves to widen the gap - surely they wouldn’t mind!

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2017 NBA Draft: Top Pick Projections

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The college basketball season gives way to the intrigue about the coming NBA season on Thursday, June 22. That’s when the 2017 NBA Draft will occur, and the evaluations of players who played in college last season will receive full and national scrutiny. There have been some rumors about changes in the draft order at the top. What is legitimate …

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