​Markelle Fultz has been in the center of the basketball universe this week as he has become the consensus No. 1 overall prospect in the upcoming draft.

The Sixers have agreed to a deal with the Boston Celtics to trade up from pick No. 3, sending Boston a couple future first round picks in exchange. Fultz fills a hole in Philadelphia's roster at the point guard position, and Sixers' fans are excited to see their trust in the process pay off.

Today was Father's Day, and for those with loving fathers it's a fantastic day to show him how much you love and appreciate him. 

But Father's Day can be a bitter occasion for those who weren't blessed with a present father. Only days away from realizing his dream as the number one overall pick in the NBA Draft, Markelle Fultz tweeted out a message to his father.

​​The NBA is a league full of inspiring stories of overcoming adversity to realize their dreams, and Markelle Fultz is a great example of that.