• NBA Draft: Smith, Holmgren, Banchero expected to be first picks

    6 days ago - By UPI

    Auburn's Jabari Smith Jr., Gonzaga's Chet Holmgren and Duke's Paolo Banchero are expected to be the first three picks of the 2022 NBA Draft, which tips off at 7:30 p.m. EDT Thursday at Barclays Center in Brooklyn.
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  • NBA Draft Odds: Impossible To Ignore Chaos Surrounding First Overall Pick

    NBA Draft Odds: Impossible To Ignore Chaos Surrounding First Overall Pick

    6 days ago - By NESN

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    Betting the top of this year's NBA Draft has been a roller coaster ride without brakes.
    Auburn's Jabari Smith Jr. was the consensus betting favorite to be drafted first overall after the NCAA Tournament in April and his stock continued to soar in the coming months. By early June, Smith was as high as -600 to go No. 1 to the Orlando Magic in what was perceived to be a slam dunk.
    And then the rumors started.
    A report linking Paolo Banchero to Orlando surfaced early this week and all hell broke loose. Respected money started pouring into multiple sportsbooks on the Duke...
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  • 2022 NBA Mock Draft: Orlando takes Jabari Smith at No. 1, but Chet Holmgren has highest upside

    2022 NBA Mock Draft: Orlando takes Jabari Smith at No. 1, but Chet Holmgren has highest upside

    6 days ago - By CBSSports

    Gary Parrish explains why he would take Holmgren at No. 1 in his draft-day mock
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  • 2022 NBA Mock Draft: Jabari Smith's hold on No. 1 briefly slips just hours before picks will be made

    6 days ago - By CBSSports

    Making every pick in the 2022 NBA Draft ahead of Thursday's festivities
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  • Will Magic draft Jabari Smith following Chet Holmgren criticism? | UNDISPUTED

    6 days ago - By Fox Sports

    Auburn men's basketball coach Bruce Pearl did an interview yesterday ahead of the 2022 NBA Draft and had some harsh words for Chet Holmgren. While speaking of his own players, Pearl said Jabari Smith's jumper was as pure as any player's his size going back to Kevin Durant in college. The Auburn coach also compared Walker Kessler to Al Horford. Skip Bayless and Shannon Sharpe compare the two top prospects.
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  • Pearl says Smith will bring magic to Orlando

    6 days ago - By Yahoo Sports

    If Auburn star Jabari Smith goes to the Magic with the No. 1 overall pick in Thursday's NBA draft, Bruce Pearl says Orlando fans will be in for a real treat.
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  • Report: NBA draft expected to start with Jabari Smith, Chet Holmgren, Paolo Banchero in order

    6 days ago - By ProBasketballTalk

    Duke forward Paolo Banchero became betting favorite to be the No. 1 pick.
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  • 2022 NBA Draft gambling chaos as No. 1 pick odds shifting wildly

    2022 NBA Draft gambling chaos as No. 1 pick odds shifting wildly

    6 days ago - By New York Post

    Sportsbooks and insiders are at odds with each other on who will be the top pick in the 2022 NBA Draft.
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  • Spoiler: Jabari Smith, Chet Holmgren et Paolo Banchero en haut de la draft

    Spoiler:  Jabari Smith, Chet Holmgren et Paolo Banchero en haut de la draft

    6 days ago - By Basketsession

    Chet Holmgren, Jabari Smith et Paolo Banchero devraient, sans surprise, composer le top 3 de la draft NBA 2022.
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  • NBA Draft 2022: Jabari Smith runaway favorite to go first overall

    6 days ago - By New York Post

    Jabari Smith highlights the list of players to go as the first overall pick in the NBA Draft.
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  • Report: 'Increasingly firm' 1-2-3 NBA Draft order of Jabari Smith, Chet Holmgren, Paulo Banchero

    6 days ago - By Yardbarke

    If Smith, Holmgren and Banchero end up being taken first, second and third, respectively, it would represent somewhat of an oddity.
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  • Sources: Smith as No. 1 pick in 'firm' draft order

    Sources: Smith as No. 1 pick in 'firm' draft order

    6 days ago - By ESPN

    Sources tell ESPN that the order of the top three NBA draft picks is "increasingly firm," with Jabari Smith Jr. going to the Magic at No. 1, Chet Holmgren to the Thunder at No. 2, and Paolo Banchero to the Rockets at No. 3.
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