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.
BJP man held for printing fake currencies
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.
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.
"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.
Entrenched career politician Nancy Pelosi is finally feeling the heat from an unlikely place - her own Party. Furious at their loss in yet another Trump-era special election , Democrats are calling for the head of.
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.
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.
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.
Earlier this month, Signer announced that he would be joining the Mayors National Climate Action Agenda. The mayor of Chicago says the city will host a climate summit for North American cities this fall.
Gargach claimed that Ankara is trying to balance between its ideological positioning and its interests. Logoglu insisted that Turkey, as a non-Arab country, should not take sides in an inter-Arab conflict.
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.
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.
I didn't think I'd be sitting in this position with one of my players going onto a TV show and potentially missing preseason. Another added: "Jess idk if the rumours r true coz it doesent matter, it's up to u what u do and I wish the best for u".
Kozhikode District Collector U V Jose who visited the place this morning and assured people all necessary action in the matter. Speaking to a Malayalam news channel today, the farmer's wife insisted that the government take over the debts of the family.
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).
Democratic lawmaker criticizes party brand, Pelosi
But Pelosi continues to command great loyalty from many in the House, and she insisted her position was not in jeopardy. They reasoned that Ossoff had a real chance: Donald Trump, after all, won this district by just 1.5 percentage points.
Mexico beat New Zealand 2-1
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.