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Former Second Overall Draft Pick Darko Milicic Calls Kobe Bryant 'The Dirtiest Player'

Darko Milicic never lacked for talent. The second overall pick of the storied 2003 draft routinely flashed the unique ability that made him such a tantalizing prospect throughout a nine-year NBA career that will forever live in infamy. 266 more words

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Biggest Recent NBA Draft Busts

Sixty-nine players have been selected #1 overall in the NBA Draft. From the Pittsburgh Ironmen’s selection of Clifton McNeely in 1947 to the Minnesota Timberwolves’ pick of Karl-Anthony Towns most recently, the draftees have been chosen based on college, or in a few cases high school, achievement and potential for future performance. 567 more words

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Are the Knicks the Worst Franchise in Sports? (aka New York Knicks 2015 Draft Review)

I don’t know where to start.  I spent all of last night trying not to break things in my house.  And this morning, I am still not sure what to do.  714 more words

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Mind the Middle: How to Avoid an NBA Draft Bust

By: Dan Grant

In the weeks leading up to the NBA crapshoot Draft, hope springs eternal. Jay Bilas and Chad Ford seemingly love every prospect under the sun, words like ‘motor’, ‘secondary strength’ and even ‘re-jumpability’ are used wantonly and every NBA fan is hopeful their team will land a stud, find a diamond in the rough or make a franchise altering trade. 1,419 more words

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Not to dampen NBA draft enthusiasm, but has anyone seen Darko?

Where are you, Darko Milicic? More specifically, how could the 7-footer who got drafted ahead of Carmelo Anthony, Chris Bosh and Dwyane Wade in 2003 get lost in the first place? 566 more words

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