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NBA Draft

When is the 2018 NBA Draft? Date, time & live TV coverage

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The 2018 NBA Draft will be one of the deepest and most talented drafts in recent memory. With college basketball stars like DeAndre Ayton, Marvin Bagley III and Michael Porter Jr., and even an international phenom like Luka Doncic, there's plenty of talent at the top for NBA teams looking to boost their rosters.

Here is what you need to know about the 2018 NBA Draft, including key dates, draft time and live coverage.

When is the 2018 NBA Draft?

The 2018 NBA Draft will take place Saturday, June 21, shortly after the NBA Finals conclude. Round 1 will begin around 7 p.m. ET.

The draft will again be held at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y., for the sixth straight year.

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