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Inside Knicks’ edgy lottery party: Zion Williamson grief and hope

NY Post (Zach Braziller) — They chanted and screamed for an hour, hoping their vocal chords could somehow translate into NBA draft lottery luck. They chanted, “We Want Zion” and “14 percent” and “Let’s Go Knicks.” Slattery’s Midtown Pub in Manhattan sounded like the Garden used to sound this time of year, when the Knicks were fighting for championships, not...
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Knicks’ Anthony Davis chances likely take huge hit

NY Post (Marc Berman) — CHICAGO — Not only don’t the Knicks have Zion Williamson to make the centerpiece of a package for Anthony Davis, but the Pelicans already have him. In a double-whammy, the Pelicans won the NBA Draft Lottery and the rights to Williamson. That has emboldened new Pelicans general manager David Griffin to attempt to sway Davis...
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Meet Ja Morant and RJ Barrett, the Zion Williamson consolation prizes

NY Daily News (Stefan Bondy) — CHICAGO — Once everybody gets over the Zion Williamson disappointment, there’s good news for the Knicks: this draft is considered heavy at the top, specifically through three picks. New York drew third in the draft lottery Tuesday. That means a chance at either Murray State’s Ja Morant or Duke’s...
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Zion Williamson’s heartbreak: He wanted Knicks before shocker

NY Post (Mark Fischer) — Zion Williamson may have been more heartbroken than Knicks fans. The wunderkind Duke phenom was “quickly whisked” out of the NBA draft lottery room in Chicago after the New Orleans Pelicans shockingly stole the No. 1 pick, according to ESPN. The outlet reported Williamson had been rooting for the Knicks to win his namesake sweepstakes,...
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Knicks fans: Zion Williamson lottery nightmare won’t sting forever

NY Post (Mike Vaccaro) — WASHINGTON — In a few days, the disappointment will fade — honestly, it will — and reason will take over. In a few days — OK, maybe it’ll take a week — the reality that Zion Williamson is likely headed for Bourbon Street instead of Broadway will stop gnawing at you, and you will allow...
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What Anthony Davis’ Pelicans future may look like after NBA lottery stunner

NY Post (Ted Holmlund) — Anthony Davis has been looking for his New Orleans exit, but could that change now that it appears likely the Pelicans will draft Duke star Zion Williamson? Before the 2019 NBA draft lottery, The Post’s Marc Berman reported that Pelicans GM David Griffin had a goal of changing Anthony Davis’ mind on a trade and...
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What (else) could go wrong for the Knicks?

NY Daily News (Kyle Wagner) — Dread. Dread is the only rational response to the New York Knicks. The Knicks lost more games than any other team in the league, and were rewarded with the No. 3 overall pick in this summer's draft, ending months of anxiety as a 14 percent chance at the top pick (and a 60 percent chance of landing...
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2019 NBA Draft Lottery reactions: Knicks fans can’t fathom the shock

NY Post (Mark Fischer) — The Knicks survived the chaos until they didn’t. None of the three teams that came to town with the highest chance to win the NBA Draft Lottery — dubbed the Zion Williamson Sweepstakes — ended up winning in a shocking turn of events Tuesday at the Hilton Chicago. All that tanking from the Knicks, Cleveland...
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NBA Draft Lottery order: Full list of where teams will pick in 2019

NY Post (Post Sports Desk) — We have a winner! After months of teams eyeing up the chance to take Zion Williamson with the top pick in the 2019 NBA draft, it’s the New Orleans Pelicans that have the chance to select him on June 20. The Duke wunderkind has long been tabbed as the top prospect, a sentiment only reinforced...
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Knicks fall to No. 3 pick at NBA Draft Lottery, miss out on Zion Williamson

NY Post (Post Sports Desk) — The New York Knicks are coming home from the 2019 NBA Draft Lottery in Chicago with the No. 3 overall pick. In missing out on the top pick, the Knicks won’t have a shot at Duke phenom Zion Williamson. They instead will get to pick from a slew of talented players that include Murray State...
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Knicks get No. 3 pick in NBA draft as New Orleans wins Zion Williamson lottery

NY Daily News (Stefan Bondy) — CHICAGO — It wasn’t a Zion-level victory, but landing in the top three is hardly a disaster. The Knicks drew third in the draft lottery on Tuesday night in Chicago, giving them a path to picking – or shopping — whoever remains after the first two picks, likely either Murray State point guard Ja...
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Fake 2019 NBA draft lottery results send Knicks fans into panic

NY Post (Mark Fischer) — It is the nightmare Knicks scenario. It was also only a false alarm. Twitter user @NewLookKnicks caused chaos after catching ESPN rehearse the great Zion Williamson reveal Tuesday afternoon at the Hilton Chicago. The faux results in this run-through saw the pingpong balls bounce in the Phoenix Suns’ favor and the Knicks fall all the...
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The hottest NBA takers go all-in on Kevin Durant-to-Knicks

NY Post (Mark Fischer) — The suppliers of the hottest takes around are surprisingly in agreement with each other — and the masses. Colin Cowherd on Tuesday went all-in on the Kevin Durant-Knicks hype, one-upping ESPN adversary Stephen A. Smith and the conventional wisdom that’s been circulating for over a year. “An NBA veteran player very connected told me 15...
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Patrick Ewing won’t reveal how he’ll fix NBA Draft Lottery for Knicks

NY Post (Mark W. Sanchez) — On the remote chance The Post’s appeals to the gods go unheeded, Patrick Ewing and the Knicks have their own covert operations in place. Before Tuesday’s NBA Draft Lottery, in which the Knicks (allegedly) have a 14 percent chance of landing the No. 1 pick and Zion Williamson, the New York icon allowed that of...
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NBA draft lottery: Patrick Ewing joins these team representatives

NY Post (Post Sports Desk) — The Knicks hope that having the biggest star at the NBA draft lottery will bring long-awaited luck to the downtrodden franchise. Patrick Ewing, the prize of the first-ever lottery in 1985, will represent the team which drafted him at Tuesday night’s event in Chicago, with the Knicks tied for the best odds (14 percent) of...
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