The Kings filled a big need by taking De’Aaron Fox, a point guard from the Kentucky Wildcats, at No. 5 overall on Thursday. He’s critical to their rebuild.
The Kings draft point guards De’Aaron Fox and Frank Mason III and forwards Justin Jackson and Harry Giles on Thursday. Fox is selected fifth overall.
DJ Wilson, a Capital Christian High School graduate who played at Michigan, is drafted by the Milwaukee Bucks with the 17th overall pick Thursday.
Markelle Fultz and Lonzo Ball lead a record-setting run of one-and-dones in the NBA draft, which received a jolt early in the first round when the Chicago Bulls trade All-Star Jimmy Butler to the Minnesota Timberwolves.
The Philadelphia 76ers take Washington’s Markelle Fultz with the No. 1 pick in the NBA draft Thursday. Before being selected, the point guard makes a fill-in-the-blank error on Instagram.
Lane Adams hit a pinch-hit, three-run homer in Atlanta's eight-run fifth inning and the Braves beat Matt Cain and the San Francisco Giants 12-11 in a rain-delayed game.
Former A’s outfielder Josh Reddick homers and scores four runs, Jake Marisnick and Marwin Gonzalez each go deep and the Houston Astros beat the host A’s 12-9 on Thursday afternoon.
NASCAR driver Kyle Larson returns to Northern California atop the Monster Energy Cup standings and fresh off another win in Michigan. The Elk Grove native will race Sunday at Sonoma Raceway.
Tyson Gay keeps sprinting in the memory of his 15-year-old daughter who was shot and killed in October outside a restaurant in Lexington, Ky. The Olympian runs in the U.S. track and field championships Thursday in Sacramento.
Answers to 49ers-related questions, including whether a rookie quarterback can leapfrog veteran Brian Hoyer before the season begins. (Answer rhymes with “phlegative”).
Raiders quarterback Derek Carr reportedly agrees Thursday to an extension that pays $25 million per year. Once the team moves to Nevada, Carr won’t pay taxes on the deal.
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