May 21, 2014
NBA draft prospects Aaron Gordon of Arizona, left, Marcus Smart of Oklahoma Sate (back to camera) Joel Embiid of Kansas, and Doug McDermott of Creighton chat in the studio before the NBA basketball draft lottery in New York, Tuesday, May 20, 2014.
The Cleveland Cavaliers may have ruled out former Kansas University center Joel Embiid for the No. 1 pick in tonight’s NBA draft, but that didn’t keep Embiid’s name from popping up Wednesday in Times Square. By Matt Tait
Barring some big surprise, Kansas University’s Andrew Wiggins and Joel Embiid will be playing basketball in either Cleveland, Milwaukee or Philadelphia next season. The NBA Draft Lottery revealed Tuesday that the Cavaliers will pick No. 1, the Bucks No. 2 and the Sixers No. 3. By Gary Bedore