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June 28, 2013
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Oh, Canada: Cavaliers take Bennett with No. 1 pick

NEW YORK — Anthony Bennett learned he would be making NBA draft history the same time as everyone else. “When they said my name,” Bennett said. “That’s when I knew it happened. I had no idea before.” Who did? The Cleveland Cavaliers surprisingly made Bennett the first Canadian No. 1 overall pick, and Nerlens Noel tumbled out of the top five and right into a trade Thursday night in an unsettled first round of the draft. “It was chaotic from the first pick,” Minnesota president Flip Saunders said. “When Bennett was taken off the board, that set the tone for …

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