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2020 NBA Draft

2020 NBA Draft expected to be pushed to September

It's already known that the 2020 NBA Draft will not take place in June as scheduled. That became more than clear when the league suspended...
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NBA indefinitely postpones draft lottery, combine

The NBA is pushing back its calendar with the season on hiatus during the COVID-19 pandemic. It's already being reported that...
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Georgia G Anthony Edwards now favored to go No. 1 in 2020 NBA Draft

It has been somewhat of a foregone conclusion over the past calendar year or so that former Memphis center James Wiseman would go No. 1...
R.J. Hampton 2020 NBA Draft

Projected top 2020 NBA Draft pick R.J. Hampton sidelined with hip injury

The last thing NBA teams want to see is an elite pro prospect sidelined months before the draft is set to take place. That's taken...
2020 NBA Draft LaMelo Ball

Just how realistic are the LaMelo Ball to Warriors rumors?

Dealing with a rash of injuries we’ve scarcely seen around the NBA world, the five-time defending Western Conference champion Golden State Warriors are among the...

NCAA ‘fines’ James Wiseman, suspends him 12 games

The drama between freshman center James Wiseman and the NCAA took another turn on Wednesday. According to Shams Charania of the...

LaVar Ball: LaMelo Ball will be No. 1 overall pick in 2020 NBA Draft

Stop me if you've heard this story before, but LaVar Ball has placed one of his sons atop a pedestal with a bold statement on...
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NBA draft prospect Charles Matthews tears ACL during workout with Celtics

Charles Matthews, a former Michigan Wolverine set to enter the 2019 NBA Draft, is expected miss most, if not all, of the 2019-20 NBA season...
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Coach K advocates NBA to allow high school players into draft

Duke Blue Devils head basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski has continued to play the system to the best of his ability. Now that college basketball has morphed more into...
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Channing Frye calls out LaVar and Lonzo Ball

Former UCLA guard Lonzo Ball will likely be the No. 1 overall pick in this year's draft. Whatever team nabs that first pick won't just be bringing...
Mar 25, 2017; Kansas City, MO, USA; Kansas Jayhawks guard Frank Mason III (0) dribbles during the second half against the Oregon Ducks in the finals of the Midwest Regional of the 2017 NCAA Tournament at Sprint Center. Oregon defeated Kansas 74-60. Mandatory Credit: Denny Medley-USA TODAY Sports

Team asks NBA Draft prospect how he wants to die

Um. Morbid interviews with prospective job seekers are not necessarily a common occurrence around the professional world. That's until we focus on the NBA, where at least...

Michael Jordan vetoed Tracy McGrady draft-night trade for Scottie Pippen

Tracy McGrady dropped a bombshell on ESPN's "The Jump" Thursday about a draft-day trade that Michael Jordan axed. McGrady said the Chicago Bulls brought him into the city...

Multiple potential trades at the top of the NBA Draft

With the first two picks of the upcoming 2016 NBA Draft potentially locked in, there seems to be a bunch of rumors persisting that those selecting outside...
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Report: Los Angeles Clippers trying to move up in the NBA Draft

As the entire NBA world sets its sights on the Finals between the Cleveland Cavaliers and Golden State Warriors, all 30 of the Association's teams are preparing...

Report: Philadelphia 76ers could look to trade Jahlil Okafor

Already in possession of the top overall pick in next month's NBA Draft, the Philadelphia 76ers are going to have their pick of the litter as it relates...

Report: Lakers to actively shop No. 2 pick in 2016 NBA Draft

The Los Angeles Lakers are coming off their worst season since moving to California from Minnesota over a half century ago. Kobe Bryant has retired. Byron Scott was...

Report: NBA Lottery likely to remain unchanged until next CBA negotiations

The NBA's lottery system has recently come under fire thanks to the machinations of the Philadelphia 76ers, but the controversial system isn't likely to change until the...

Top 5 Storylines Heading into the 2015 NBA Draft

With the 2015 NBA draft coming up quickly, rumors are starting to heat up big time. Will DeMarcus Cousins actually be traded? Who will the Los Angeles...

League Releases NBA Draft Early-Entry Withdrawal List

Prospects who declare early for the 2015 NBA draft are allowed to withdraw their names before a certain date, and the league announced which players have elected to...
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Report: Lakers “Locked In” On Drafting Jahlil Okafor

The top two picks of the 2015 NBA draft are very likely Kentucky's Karl-Anthony Towns and Duke's Jahlil Okafor, but the order in which they're selected remains a...
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Report: Flip Saunders Prefers Jahlil Okafor, Most of Staff Likes Karl-Anthony Towns

Duke's Jahlil Okafor and Kentucky's Karl-Anthony Towns are the consensus top prospects for the 2015 NBA draft, and the Minnesota Timberwolves hold the No. 1 overall selection....

Are We Beginning to See the 76ers of the Future?

Brett Brown's Philadelphia 76ers started the season 0-17 and many believed another legendary tank was in store for Philadelphia. Yet since defeating the Minnesota Timberwolves on December...

NBA Reforming Draft Lottery System

The National Basketball Association is in the process of potentially reforming its draft lottery system, according to a report by Grantland. The current system, which has drawn a...

Cleveland Cavaliers Select Andrew Wiggins with First Pick in 2014 NBA Draft

The Cleveland Cavaliers have started the 2014 NBA draft by selecting former Kansas forward Andrew Wiggins with the first overall pick. Joel Embiid was considered the No. 1...