"We are very pleased with the outcome of this trade, which puts us in the enviable position of selecting first overall in consecutive draft years", Sixers president of basketball operations Bryan Colangelo said in the statement. They have a solid roster of good players, if not superstars, led by Thomas and Al Horford and complemented by Jae Crowder and Avery Bradley. 1 and 3 picks in Thursday night's NBA Draft. Its a good deal for both teams.. "They have a lot of future assets, and we're going to get a player that we like in addition to some further assets".
To read this article in one of Houston's most-spoken languages, click on the button below. Fultz is projected to go to the Sixers with the first pick and Ball is projected to go to the Lakers - the only team he has worked out for - as the second pick. He added that the Celtics would then sign Gordon Hayward in free agency.
"I think he's supertalented, superexplosive", Bird said.
So the way he looks at it, the deal is a win-win.
The Los Angeles Lakers have the second pick in the draft and are expected to select University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA) standout Lonzo Ball. However, Celtics president Danny Ainge still believes they will get the player they would have selected at number one.
"We are certainly aware of our competition", Ainge said.
Be proactive - Use the "Flag as Inappropriate" link at the upper right corner of each comment to let us know of abusive posts. We watched the same Finals that everybody did. If the Celtics decide to make a move for a star before the draft, they could be in position to make serious noise in the National Basketball Association next season.
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One of the byproducts of the Philadelphia 76ers' tanking over roughly four years is that fans were stuck in an alternate universe where losing was to be accepted - celebrated, even - and winning was viewed as counterproductive. NBA.com says the news came from "league sources", while the one from Los Angeles Times only said Boston and Philadelphia "agreed in principle".
There are some conditions on the future first-rounder Boston gets out of this deal.
The Celtics gave up the No. 1 pick for the Sixers' No. 3 pick and either the Lakers' 2018 first-round pick (if it falls between 2-5 next year) or the Kings' first-round pick in 2019.
The blockbuster trade between the Boston Celtics and the Philadelphia 76ers for the first pick in the NBA Draft is now official. The other option is to trade for someone who complements Paul George'2 style of play in preparation for 2018. "But we're not afraid of that".
Last season, Monk averaged 19.8 points, 2.5 rebounds and 2.3 assists per game while shooting 45 percent from the field. He was the top freshman scorer in the country. The Sixers used the No. 1 pick past year on Ben Simmons, who missed the entire season because of a foot injury.
Philadelphia has an extremely talented young core with Fultz, Joel Embiid, Ben Simmons, Dari Saric and others. "I can't wait for the draft on Thursday and continue to move forward".
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President Donald Trump will make a statement from the White House on Wednesday about the shooting of a top House Republican . A law enforcement official said the shooting is being investigated as a criminal act rather than an act of terrorism.
The auto , a white Nissan Micra, was found in an area of the Rusholme neighbourhood, which authorities cordoned off and evacuated. This latest arrest means an 11th suspect is now in custody, joining 10 other men aged between 18 and 44.
A spokesman for his Department for Exiting the European Union said Britain had been "crystal clear" about its approach. The first day of the negotiations began at the European Commission offices in Brussels .
A spokesman for his Department for Exiting the European Union said Britain had been "crystal clear" about its approach. Irish nationalist party Sinn Fein said the prospect of a British agreement with the DUP was causing anxiety and fear.
Deputy Attorney-General Rod Rosenstein submitted a widely circulated memo to the President last month raising concerns over Mr. Reports have alleged that Trump asked both men to publicly quash the credibility of the Russian Federation investigation.
Such an attack is rare in Syria's long-running civil war, in which Iran is backing embattled Syrian President Bashar Assad. Iran's Revolutionary Guard, a hard-line paramilitary force, has seen advisers and fighters killed in the conflict.
As such, legal experts have said the trial fits the "he said-she said" arguments so common to sexual offense cases. Cosby of sexually violating them, but the statute of limitations for prosecution had run out in almost every case.
UAE warns sanctions on Qatar could last years
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France begins second round of parliamentary election
They were set to snatch between 430-460 seats, where the minimal number needed for taking an absolute majority is 289. The victory for LREM, which was launched by Macron less than a year ago, is considered a slap to mainstream parties.
Ronaldo's Portugal held by Mexico at Confederations Cup
Mexico equalised eight minutes later through a Javier Hernandez diving header after poor defending by the Portuguese. Once the match got underway, Mexico dominated possession without really troubling Portugal keeper Rui Patricio.
Trump seeks return to political polarization in Gulf rift
For his part, Turkish Deputy Prime Minister Numan Kurtulmuş said that there are high chances of Erdogan soon visiting Qatar . Sunni monarchies like the UAE likely rallied behind Saudi leadership and against Qatar as they fear uprisings at home.
Michigan health chief charged in Flint water probe
In a statement , Snyder said Lyon was "a strong leader" and added that he and Dr Wells were "instrumental in Flint's recovery". Wells are the highest ranking officials to be charged in the state attorney general's investigation into the crisis.