Saturday, 25 June 2016

The Latest: All eyes on Boston on this draft night

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest from the NBA draft at Barclays Center in New York.(all times local):7:10 p.m.All the players invited to New York for the NBA draft got up on stage at Barclays Center for the usual group picture.A quick fashion take: It seems bow ties are the favorite sartorial item this year.The "Green Room" is full of future NBA players, their parents, friends, college coaches and agents. The crowd at Barclays Center is sparse so far but thanks to a late trade with Indiana, the Brooklyn Nets have a first-round pick at No. 20 so crowd will have something to cheer about — or boo about.___6:50 p.m.All eyes will be on long-presumed No. 1 pick Ben Simmons when the NBA Draft gets started, and then it's Brandon Ingram's turn when the Los Angeles Lakers make the No. 2 pick.After that, the intrigue begins.Boston holds eight picks in this draft, including the No. 3 selection. And what Danny Ainge does or doesn't do with that selection will likely shape many of the other 5

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