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Archive: June, 2008

No surprises

Thursday, June 26, 2008, 8:28 PM
NEW YORK -- The story of the draft so far is the lack of an exciting storyline. No trades, no surprise picks -- yet. After Beasley went No. 2, he was followed by O.J. Mayo (Minnesota), Russell Westbrook (Seattle), Kevin Love (Memphis), Danilo Gallinari (New York), Eric Gordon (LA), Joe Alexander... Read more

Beasley goes No. 2

Thursday, June 26, 2008, 7:44 PM
And so much for any surprises. Beasley goes No. 2 to Miami, which was said to have reconsidered taking the Kansas State star. Not anymore. Read more

Live from MSG

Thursday, June 26, 2008, 7:18 PM
NEW YORK -- We're about 20 minutes from the first pick, which is nothing but a formality now. Chicago, as expected, will select Derrick Rose, the guard from Memphis. What will happen with the second overall pick, currently belonging to Miami, is still unknown. Whether the Heat pick Michael Beasley... Read more
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Keith Pompey has been an Inquirer reporter since September 2004 and took over the Sixers beat in the summer of 2013 after covering Temple basketball and football for the previous three years.

Marc Narducci has served in a variety of roles with the Inquirer since beginning in 1983. He has covered the 76ers as a backup and a beat writer. In addition, Narducci has covered everything from the Super Bowl to the World Series and a lot in between.

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