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Jabari Parker: Buck For Life?

  After the rumors that Jabari Parker had deliberately sabotaged his workout and interview with the Cleveland Cavaliers in the hope of becoming a Buck, he must have been ecstatic to see Canadian born Andrew Wiggins be taken as the number one pick. For weeks before the draft night in Brooklyn, Parker and Wiggins were the top two players, almost certain to be taken one and two, after...
Via TopSportsReport
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Bucks mascot Bango pretends to kiss Jabari Parker’s feet

To say that the fans of the Milwaukee Bucks are happy with their pick of Duke’s Jabari Parker in the 2014 NBA Draft would be an understatement. Earlier today, the Bucks held a press conference/fan event to introduce Parker to the media and the Bucks mascot Bango decided to pose for a funny image. Check out the below Instagram image which shows Bango pretending to kiss Parker...
Via That NBA Lottery Pick
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Parker has Bucks, fans excited for future

MILWAUKEE -- It was impossible to see Jabari Parker coming to the top floor of the Milwaukee Public Market because of the swarm of people gathered, but Milwaukee's newest star received an ovation so thunderous when he entered the building that everyone knew he had arrived. Hundreds of people crammed into a small space Friday to welcome Parker to Milwaukee, some dressed in Bucks...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
12 days ago  |  Discuss

How Parker Will Fit in With the Bucks

With the second pick in the 2014 NBA Draft, the Milwaukee Bucks selected Jabari Parker from Duke. Parker is a great pick-up for a Bucks team sorely lacking an instant scoring punch. Jabari has the talent to average 20 points per game right off the bat and will have all the opportunities in the world to do so with the Bucks. Defensively, Parker needs to improve but the length of Larry...
Via BlackSportsOnline
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Bucks select Parker with second overall pick

ST. FRANCIS, Wis. -- The Milwaukee Bucks have added the biggest piece to their rebuilding project to date, selecting Duke forward Jabari Parker with the No. 2 overall pick in Thursday's NBA Draft. Milwaukee's decision to take Parker became easier when the Cleveland Cavaliers made Kansas guard Andrew Wiggins the top pick in the draft, as the Bucks decided against trading back...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Who is Jabari Parker and why he may/may not be the top pick

A look at Jabari Parker, one of the two strongest candidates to be the No. 1 overall pick in Thursday night's NBA Draft... Why he might be No. 1: Parker is smooth. He finds space, can score from just about any angle and has a great feel for the game. He averaged 19.1 points and 8.7 rebounds per game in one season at Duke, combining a high basketball IQ with a pro-level jumpshot...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Jabari Parker Thinks He’ll Go No. 2 Overall To The Bucks

Jabari Parker has somehow made being a Milwaukee Buck cool.  Reports have been rampant for days that Parker would prefer the Bucks draft him and not the Cavs. Former Duke guard and ESPN analyst Jay Williams asked Parker where he thought he’d be selected. Just asked Jabari Parker if he thinks he will be the 1st player taken in the #NBADraft2014: he says, "I think I will go...
Via Thacover2
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Did Jabari Parker “tank” his Cleveland workout?

With the NBA Draft just three days away, speculation will only increase as all eyes turn to the Cleveland Cavaliers and their No. 1 pick. In his latest mock draft,’s Chad Ford reports that Duke’s Jabari Parker’s workout with the Cavs on Friday was nothing short of a disaster. Sources close to the Cavs told this weekend that the Cavs are now leaning toward...
Via Waiting For Next Year
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Jabari Parker Brings Joel Embiid Gatorade & Oreos in Hospital (Photo)

Now isn’t this a nice gesture. While Joel Emiid was recovering from his foot surgery that will knock him out of being the #1 pick in the NBA Draft this week, fellow draft class prospect Jabari Parker brought him Gatorade and Oreos. Parker put this caption on Instagram with the photo: “Had to check up on my boy @joelembiid and give him his meds,” the former Duke star wrote...
Via BlackSportsOnline
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Jabari Parker visits recovering Joel Embiid in hospital

While no one likes to see any athlete get injured, Joel Embiid’s foot injury will likely benefit Jabari Parker, who is now gaining some steam as the possible No. 1 pick by the Cleveland Cavaliers in Thursday’s NFL Draft. Parker, however, doesn’t seem to be allowing any of those thoughts cloud his judgment. In a very classy move, the Duke star visited the recovering Embiid today...
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17 days ago  |  Discuss
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