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TweetDeck : Some context on Zion Williamson/Anthony Davis/John Wall autograph story being rehashed: Williamson has never met Davis or Wall, per source close to him. Neither snubbed him. Williamson was providing analogy using athletes he looked up to in high school, on why he signs for kids.
iPhone : Sitdown with top NBA Draft prospect jarrett culver: Values from his father who is a pastor, growing up in church, competitiveness and continuing to stay aggressive even on off nights. “I still keep shooting because I know I put in the work.”
Echofon : Portland Trail Blazers All-NBA star Damian Lillard has separated ribs and is playing through the injury, league sources tell The Athletic NBAStadium. Lillard shot 5-of-18 in Game 3 loss to Warriors.
TweetDeck : Sources with David Aldridge @fredkatz: The Washington Wizards are offering their head front-office job to Denver Nuggets president Tim Connelly. Connelly toured Wizards' practice facility today in meeting.
iPhone : Sit-down with Duke’s Rj Barrett: Basketball motivations, touching a basketball for first time in France, improving his shot, Zion and Cam. “Zion taught me how to have more fun. His passion is unmatched. Cam taught me how to be smooth.”
Echofon : Sources: Zion Williamson met in Chicago with the New Orleans Pelicans and Memphis Grizzlies, the top two teams in the Draft lottery. Williamson had a positive meeting with New Orleans and prior to lottery, he cited Pelicans as a targeted team to start career.