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Joel Embiid: Don't compare Deandre Ayton to me

Joel Embiid isn’t one for comparisons, at least if you’re mentioning him in the same breath with this year’s No. 1 overall pick. Embiid quieted the noise of similarities with Deandre Ayton, saying the Suns new draft selection doesn’t play defense. During the draft, he tweeted “Don’t compare Ayton to me either… I play DEFENSE.”  <p l… NBA.com: News

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Phoenix Suns select Deandre Ayton 1st overall in NBA draft

The Phoenix Suns made Deandre Ayton the first No. 1 pick in franchise history Thursday night, and his former high school teammate Marvin Bagley III followed. The Suns stayed close to home to take the 7-foot-1 Ayton, the center from Arizona who averaged 20.1 points and 11.6 rebounds in his lone season in Tucson. Ayton tied for the national lead ...

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2018 NBA Draft: Deandre Ayton, Marvin Bagley III, Trae Young among players invited to Green Room

During the 2018 NBA Draft on Thursday, the lives of 60 young players will change forever. Some of them will be fortunate enough to be in attendance, as they walk up on stage to shake the hand of commissioner Adam Silver after their name is called. <a href="http://www.espn.com/nba/story/_/id/23813995/non-collegiate-players-not-allowed-nba-draft-green-room-year" target="_blank"… CBSSports.com Headlines

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