Pelicans & NBA Basketball

Pelicans & NBA 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.

Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf talks about the 1996 flag controversy

Former Gulfport High standout and NBA star Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf, formerly Chris Jackson, speaks to a group in Gulfport at a networking luncheon on March 27, 2015. Abdul-Rauf touched on a number of topics, including the 1996 flag controversy.