8SportsTalk: Suits, hats and NBA Draft night

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver shakes hands with Brandon Ingram after the Los Angeles Lakers selected Ingram as the second pick overall during the NBA basketball draft, Thursday, June 23, 2016, in New York. (Photo: Frank Franklin II, AP)

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — Episode 40 of 8SportsTalk is here — We’re a talk show where Virginia born and bred sports fans, who get paid to cover sports, try to make sense of the larger world of sports. The podcast will be posted each Monday and Friday.

On this edition 8News Weekend Sports Anchor Chip Brierre (@Chip8News) and 8News Vlogger/Editor Ron Carthen (@rcarthen) recount the 2016 NBA Draft on Thursday night: from the tense trade rumors amongst the Celtics, Bulls, T’Wolves and 76ers to the bombshell trade of Oklahoma City getting Victor Oladipo and Ersan Ilyasova from the Orlando Magic by giving up Serge Ibaka.

Their winners, losers and surprises of this year’s draft plus their picks for who wins the Copa America consolation game rematch between USA and Colombia.

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