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Basketball

Bob Ford: Do Sixers need to draft a replacement for Markelle Fultz?

The most important pre-draft workout conducted by the 76ers might have taken place on Monday more than 3,000 miles from the team's Camden, N.J., practice facility. While home base has welcomed a stream of potential draft picks so steady and long that Bryan Colangelo was still there to greet the first group, the meeting on Monday was between one player who has already been drafted and one coach who needs to decide if that was a horrible mistake.

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Jeff Schultz: It's time for Hawks to move on from Dennis Schroder

There are two absolutes about every major pro sports draft. One is that every team has a plan. The other is that no team builder is going to tell you his plan. When a general manager speaks publicly, he will alternate between lies and half-truths, and by half-truths I mean half-lies and half-decipherable substances, the verbal equivalent of Spam.

No small feat: The shortest players in the NCAA Tournament

Just because basketball players tend to be tall, doesn't mean that those who are below average height can't have an impact in the sport. Here are the shortest players in the NCAA Tournament to keep an eye on.