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WATCH: NBA ‘drafts’ Isaiah Austin

WATCH: NBA ‘drafts’ Isaiah Austin

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NBA Commissioner Adam Silver recognized Isaiah Austin by calling his name on behalf of the league after his dreams were cut short by his diagnosis with Marfan syndrome.

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