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KANSAS CITY, MO - MARCH 25: Josh Jackson #11 of the Kansas Jayhawks grabs the ball against the Oregon Ducks during the 2017 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament Midwest Regional at Sprint Center on March 25, 2017 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

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The Boston Celtics are reportedly considering taking Kansas Jayhawks swingman Josh Jackson with the first pick in the NBA draft. 

“We like him a lot,” a Celtics source told’s Chad Ford on Thursday. “But we like several guys a lot. We’ve got a week to figure it out.”

The same source told Ford the Celtics are “strongly considering” options other than Washington combo-guard Markelle Fultz—who has long been considered the favorite to be the draft’s top pick. 

This article will be updated to provide more information on this story as it becomes available.

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