1. NBA Draft 2013: Second-Round Picks to Watch Closely in Summer League Action

    Summer league auditions are often crucial for second-round draft picks in today's NBA game. With the 2013 NBA draft in the books, 30 second-round draft picks and countless others ...

    Ethan Grant Written by Ethan Grant about 10 months ago 15,901 reads 25 comments

  2. How Chicago Bulls' Draft Reshaped Their NBA Free-Agency Plans

    The Chicago Bulls did a solid job in the 2013 NBA draft, selecting New Mexico small forward Tony Snell 20th overall and Florida power forward Erik Murphy with the No. 49 pick...

    Mike B. Written by Mike B. about 10 months ago 11,686 reads 26 comments

  3. NBA Draft 2013 Grades: Breaking Down Best and Worst Performances

    Even though a number of days have passed since the 2013 NBA draft, it still remains fresh in the mind as one of the most unique and bizarre events in the history of the league...

    Alex Kay Written by Alex Kay about 10 months ago 12,434 reads 16 comments

  4. Grading Charlotte Bobcats' 2013 NBA Draft Decisions

    All things considered, for the Charlotte Bobcats and their fans, having only one pick in the 2013 NBA draft went as well as they could possibly have hoped. That is, of course, until the No...

    Michael Brumagin Written by Michael Brumagin about 10 months ago 4,892 reads 22 comments

  5. NBA Draft 2013: Prospects That Will Thrive in Rookie Seasons

    The 2013 NBA draft was a truly bizarre event filled with non-stop surprises and some head-scratching decisions made by many teams...

    Alex Kay Written by Alex Kay about 10 months ago 1,990 reads 3 comments

  6. Grading Sacramento Kings' 2013 NBA Draft Decisions

    The 2013 NBA draft has come and gone. Left in its wake are 60 players looking to start their careers and help their respective teams. The Sacramento Kings held two selections in the draft—picks Nos...

    Sim Risso Written by Sim Risso about 10 months ago 4,105 reads 4 comments

  7. Grading San Antonio Spurs' 2013 NBA Draft Decisions

    The 2013 NBA draft was yet another another solid selection day for the defending Western Conference champion San Antonio Spurs ...

    David Kenyon Written by David Kenyon about 10 months ago 9,131 reads 10 comments

  8. NBA Draft 2013: Under-the-Radar Selections Who Will Make Instant Impact

    The 2013 NBA draft is officially behind us, with 30 franchises taking the world by storm with stunning selections and landscape-altering trades. When it was all said and done, all eyes were left on the stars of the evening...

    Maxwell Ogden Written by Maxwell Ogden about 10 months ago 3,568 reads 5 comments

  9. Future All-Stars in the 2013 NBA Draft Class

    There's an existing sentiment that states you must wait three years before evaluating the overall strength or progress of a draft class. With that theoretical framework in mind, it's still too early to evaluate the 2011 and 2012 draft classes...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 10 months ago 62,963 reads 206 comments

  10. NBA Draft 2013 Grades: Handing out Marks to All 30 Teams

    David Stern's final NBA draft, the 2013 version, was almost unanimously one of the weakest he's ever mediated. But that doesn't mean it was impossible to come out a winner...

    Brian Leigh Written by Brian Leigh about 10 months ago 6,219 reads 7 comments

  11. Grading Washington Wizards' 2013 NBA Draft Decisions

    The Washington Wizards took the necessary steps to complete the young roster they have been building for the past three years when they selected Otto Porter and Glen Rice Jr. in the 2013 NBA draft...

    Jonathan Munshaw Written by Jonathan Munshaw about 10 months ago 8,312 reads 12 comments

  12. NBA Draft 2013: 2nd-Round Picks Who Found Ideal Situations

    The difference between being drafted in the first or second round in the NBA is perhaps starker than any other major professional sports league. For the first 30 names that come out of David Stern's mouth, their dreams have truly been realized...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 10 months ago 8,239 reads 5 comments

  13. 2013 NBA Draft Results: Players Who Landed in Perfect Situations

    The goal for many teams in the 2013 NBA draft was to select prospects with potential who fit what the franchise needed. The Cleveland Cavaliers didn ’t accomplish that goal...

    Benjamin Klein Written by Benjamin Klein about 10 months ago 2,055 reads 3 comments

  14. NBA Draft 2013: Teams That Will Regret Their First-Round Selections

    There were several picks throughout the 2013 NBA draft that made you scratch your head and go, “Well, they’re going to regret that one...

    Benjamin Klein Written by Benjamin Klein about 10 months ago 2,299 reads 13 comments

  15. Grading Golden State Warriors Draft-Day Decisions

    The Golden State Warriors entered the 2013 NBA draft with no picks, and they left it with no players likely to make next season's roster...

    Simon Cherin-Gordon Written by Simon Cherin-Gordon about 10 months ago 5,933 reads 2 comments

  16. NBA Draft Grades 2013: Highlighting Teams That Made Great Value Selections

    Value in the NBA draft can be found in the first and second rounds. This year's draft had clear examples of players who could very well become steals based on their draft position...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 10 months ago 6,820 reads 2 comments

  17. Ranking the Biggest Projects of the 2013 NBA Draft Class

    Throughout a process in which there was no consensus No. 1 pick and plenty of variation among draft boards, the 2013 NBA draft was one in which teams selected prospects based on upside...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 10 months ago 28,403 reads 35 comments

  18. 2013 NBA Draft: Biggest Mistakes of the Night According to Twitter

    A couple days removed from the 2013 NBA draft and we now can look back and see which teams drafted well and which ones didn't draft so well. With every draft, there are picks that are surprises, picks that are steals and picks that are busts...

    Jake Lapin Written by Jake Lapin about 10 months ago 1,831 reads 0 comments

  19. Boston Celtics: We Build, Not Rebuild, Playoffs by 2015 Probable

    The first domino fell when the Boston Celtics traded coach Doc Rivers to the Los Angeles Clippers for a 2015 first-round pick...

    Randolph Charlotin Written by Randolph Charlotin about 10 months ago 8,244 reads 60 comments

  20. Checklist for C.J. McCollum to Thrive with Portland Trail Blazers

    During Thursday’s NBA draft, the Trail Blazers selected senior Lehigh guard C.J. McCollum with the 10th pick in the first round...

    Morgan Chalfant Written by Morgan Chalfant about 10 months ago 6,826 reads 7 comments

  21. 2013 NBA Draft Grades: Breaking Down Biggest Winners from Thrilling Event

    The 2013 NBA draft was considered by most to be a fairly weak class in terms of star power, but several teams were able to acquire extra draft picks and come away with an enviable haul...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 10 months ago 13,701 reads 14 comments

  22. 2013 NBA Draft: Miami Had No Pick, but Heat Creating Showtime in South Florida

    The 2013 NBA draft was a day off for the reigning Miami Heat , but President of Basketball Operations Pat Riley is still on the job. Can he create "Showtime" in South Florida? He's already won three NBA championships, and counting...

    Greg Starddard Written by Greg Starddard about 10 months ago 8,558 reads 9 comments

  23. NBA Free Agents 2013: How This Year's Draft Affects the Market

    Players set to hit the free-agent market this summer recently watched the 2013 NBA draft, paying attention to the teams with whom they thought they’d fit best...

    Benjamin Klein Written by Benjamin Klein about 10 months ago 2,914 reads 15 comments

  24. Checklist for Kelly Olynyk to Thrive with Boston Celtics

    Lost in the shuffle of the Kevin Garnett -Paul Pierce-to-Brooklyn trade that was agreed to during the draft is the fact that the Boston Celtics were able to move up into the late lottery and select Gonzaga big man Kelly Olynyk 13th overall...

    Grant Rindner Written by Grant Rindner about 10 months ago 8,365 reads 36 comments

  25. NBA Draft 2013: Unheralded Selections That Will Provide Excellent Value

    Most of the talk in the aftermath of the 2013 NBA draft has centered on top picks such as Anthony Bennett and Nerlens Noel , but since there was a decent amount of depth ...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 10 months ago 943 reads 2 comments