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Podcast: Chris Graham talks WWE, NBA, ACC football

Chris Graham talks on our AFP podcast about the Roman Reigns wellness policy violation, breaks down the NBA Finals Game 7, previews the NBA Draft and looks ahead to the ACC Football Kickoff.


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Video: Where does UVA alum Malcolm Brogdon fit in NBA Draft?

UVA alum Malcolm Brogdon is going somewhere in the upcoming 2016 NBA Draft.


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Chris Graham talks NBA Finals, Anthony Gill on sports podcast

Chris Graham talks on the latest Augusta Free Press podcast about the 2016 NBA Finals, and looks at recent UVA alum Anthony Gill and the NBA Draft.


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This much is obvious: Anthony Gill is an NBA player

Anthony Gill is a tweener, they say, and that’s the worst thing you can be as an NBA prospect, a tweener.


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2016 NBA Draft: Where does UVA guard Malcolm Brogdon fit?

The case of UVA senior Malcolm Brogdon shows just how imprecise the science of NBA mock drafting is.


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William and Mary alum Marcus Thornton selected by the Boston Celtics in the 2015 NBA Draft

William & Mary men’s basketball All-American Marcus Thornton was selected 45th overall by the Boston Celtics in the second round of the 2015 NBA Draft on Thursday night from the Barclays Center.


Justin Anderson first UVA first-round NBA Draft pick since 1995

Former Virginia All-American Justin Anderson (Montross, Va.) was selected by the Dallas Mavericks in the first round of the 2015 NBA Draft on Thursday (June 25) night. Anderson was the 21st overall pick of the draft and is the first UVa player to be selected in the first round since Cory Alexander was selected 29th overall by San Antonio in 1995.


Justin Anderson taken by Dallas in NBA Draft first round

UVA junior Justin Anderson was selected by the Dallas Mavericks with the 21st pick in the 2015 NBA Draft.


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Podcast: AFP editor Chris Graham talks ACC baseball, NBA Draft

Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham joins host Jim Bresnahan on WREL-1450 in Lexington, Va., for their weekly sports segment. This week Chris breaks down the ACC Baseball Championship with an eye on today’s games involving UVA and Virginia Tech. The segment closes with a discussion of the merits of potential top NBA draft picks Karl-Anthony Towns and Jahlil Okafor.


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William and Mary basketball’s Marcus Thornton selected to NBA Draft Combine

Chicago will be Marcus Thornton’s Kind of Town as the William & Mary men’s basketball senior was selected to take part in the 2015 National Basketball Association (NBA) Draft Combine on Wednesday.


Justin Anderson: Ready to take the next step

UVA junior Justin Anderson wasn’t thinking NBA when he started the 2014-2015 season. It was the NBA thinking Justin Anderson that led him to begin pondering over what turned out to be “one of the biggest decisions in my life.”


Which Justin Anderson will the NBA be getting?

From the time he first stepped on Grounds, it was obvious that Justin Anderson was destined for a job in professional sports.


Analysis: Win-win for Justin Anderson, UVA basketball?

At first glance, the news that Justin Anderson is foregoing his senior season to declare for the 2015 NBA Draft is bad news for UVA’s 2016 national-title hopes.


Reports: UVA basketball’s Justin Anderson to declare for NBA Draft

Several media outlets are reporting that UVA junior Justin Anderson has told coach Tony Bennett that he will declare for the 2015 NBA Draft.


The stakes for UVA guard Justin Anderson: All or nothing?

Every day brings another slew of college underclassmen declaring for the NBA Draft. All UVA basketball fans care about is Justin Anderson, whose silence has created a vacuum into which fans and sportswriters have contributed endless speculation.