Coming off a strong second season with the Boilermakers, the 6-foot-9 Swanigan was selected Thursday by the Portland Trail Blazers with the 26th overall pick of the National Basketball Association draft.
Portland had the 26th pick in Thursday's draft and selected Purdue forward Caleb Swanigan.
How will Swanigan fit in Portland? The return paid dividends as the big man earned First Team All-American Honors and led Purdue to a Big Ten Conference title.
Soros Says Britain Nearing Tipping Point, May Reverse Brexit
"EU Chief negotiator Michel Barnier and Brexit Minister David Davis have described the meeting in Brussels yesterday as 'useful". The senior politician said he had been asked by British friends if there was a way to stop or reverse Britain's exit from the EU.
In 'The Last Knight,' round 5 for the Transformers
This plan takes two and a half hours to culminate in an interminable, incoherent finale full of bombastic, disjointed action. X-23Rey Izabella ( Isabela Moner , yup, they couldn't even come up with a name for her, so they just changed a letter).
Swanigan averaged 18.5 points and 12.5 rebounds per game his sophomore season at Purdue and although he's called a "tweener" (hyrbid PF/C), his skillset scoring in the post and rebounding could be just what Portland needs moving forward.
Swanigan measures in at 6-foot-8, 246 pounds. Although his size and strength assist him on the offensive end, he lacks the springy jumping abilities of many comparable prospects, which limits him defensively.
Penn State needs to address what's described as skyrocketing tuition and spiking enrollment of out-of-state students and global students, compared to in-state student enrollment, according to a new report.
It wasn't until he met police at 50th Street and Woodland Avenue that an officer spotted the girl's leg through the window. Giannone said that it was an "honest mistake" and that he had no intention of putting a child in danger.
In a research note revealed to clients and investors on 6 June, Peel Hunt reconfirmed their "Buy" rating on shares of ACL. In other Debenhams Plc news, insider Ian Cheshire bought 50,000 shares of the stock in a transaction on Monday, May 15th.
The bite could basically changed the way you eat . "It went through my body and I broke out in sweat and hives", Plaas described. These insects can also spread lyme disease . "Just a few bites and you can render anyone really, really allergic [to meat]".
It's expected the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) will soon release a score on the bill, detailing its forecast impact. Under Senate Republicans' plan, the government would no longer penalize Americans for failing to have health insurance.
Trois ans avant les attentats parisiens de 2015, cette cellule était considérée comme une des plus dangereuses de France . Des peines de 14 à 20 ans de réclusion ont été prononcées à l'encontre des "Syriens" de la bande.
And as most expansion teams have proved over the years, those guys usually end up showing everyone was actually right about them. There was no way David Poile wasn't going to protect his top four defensemen , and this is the price the Preds have to pay.
Mexico came from behind to beat New Zealand and moved top of the group amid ugly scenes at the Confederations Cup . The hosts were unlucky not to force an equalizer after a string of chances in a strong second-half display.
Names of office bearers and working committee members of the Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha was announced on Wednesday. Media reports say that the accused hatched a plot to print fake notes with a face value of Rs 200 crore.
D'autant que les pouvoirs publics surveillent déjà étroitement la situation à la frontière franco-italienne et dans la capitale. Collomb ne laisse aucun doute: il n'y aura pas d'installation de centre d'accueil d'urgence à Calais.
California AG bans state travel to Texas, 3 other states
Becerra said there was a delay in rolling out the ban because of the time it took to analyse the four pieces of legislation. California taxpayers" money "will not be used to let people travel to states who chose to discriminate, ' Becerra said.
MI airport attacker failed to buy gun
Fthoui's landlord Luciano Piazza stated that he never had a problem with his tenant and that he has a wife and children. Cops in Montreal raided Ftouhi's east-end apartment and were bringing in three people for questioning.
NBA Draft: Instant reaction and grades from the first round
Last year's first-round pick, the 7-foot-1 Thon Maker, showed promise down the stretch during the Bucks' run to the playoffs. With the third pick in the 2017 NBA Draft , the Boston Celtics selected Duke University forward Jayson Tatum .