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Bobcats take Kidd-Gilchrist with No. 2 pick, Wizards take Beal No. 3

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The Charlotte Bobcats, who had the worst record in the NBA last season, picked Kentucky 6-7 freshman Michael Kidd-Gilchrist with the No. 2 overall pick in the NBA Draft on Thursday. It means Kentucky freshmen were taken in the first two picks. Kidd-Gilchrist is a high-energy player, who still needs to work on his outside shot. It's the first time in the modern era that teammates have gone 1-2 in the draft.

With the No. 3 pick, the Washington Wizard took Floria freshman Bradley Beal, a 6-5 freshman guard.
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