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First round of the 2017 NBA Draft wraps up

The first round of the NBA draft is in the books. As expected, one-and-doners Markelle Fultz and Lonzo Ball led the way. Fultz went to the 76ers, and Ball went to the Lakers.

Two people familiar with the negotiations say the Cleveland Cavaliers have not yet offered Chauncey Billups a role in their front office.

Corey Knebel broke Arodlis Chapman's modern-era record for most consecutive games by a reliever with a strikeout at a season's start, fanning a batter for the 38th straight game and closing out the Milwaukee Brewers' 4-2 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Thursday.

Domingo Santana hit a two-run home run off Pittsburgh Pirates reliever Daniel Hudson in the seventh inning to lift the Milwaukee Brewers to a 4-3 victory Wednesday night.

Tampa Bay left fielder Mallex Smith rushed in to tag out speedy Billy Hamilton after a lengthy rundown, highlighting the Rays' 8-3 win over the Cincinnati Reds on Wednesday.

Pirates roll past Brewers

Rays hold off Reds

Orioles cool off Indians

Cavs, Billups meet about GM job

Hunt signs with West Virginia State

Wheeling Jesuit to launch first football team

Quarterback Will Grier cleared by NCAA to play at WVU at start of 2017 football season

Reds sting Rays to snap nine-game skid

Indians dominate Orioles

Pirates roll past Brewers

Cavs, GM Griffin part ways

Buckeyes hoops recruiting

Wiggins signs with Marietta College

24th Cincinnati Reds Legends Youth baseball and softball clinic

Indians sweep Twins

Koepka gets hot to win U.S. Open

Taurasi becomes WNBA's all-time leading scorer

Larson claims FireKeeper's Casino 400 victory

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