1. 2016 NBA Draft-Day Suits: Grades for Best and Worst Draft-Day Attire

    You've studied the mock drafts, heard that Ben Simmons will be selected No. 1 or planned your Resentment Day party because your team traded away all its picks. So what's left? Public judgment of hopeful young men at their most vulnerable moment...

    Sara Peters Written by Sara Peters about 1 day ago 54,169 reads 48 comments

  2. Ben Simmons to 76ers: Twitter Reacts as Forward Is Selected in 2016 NBA Draft

    The Philadelphia 76ers made official what has already been known for a while, selecting LSU product Ben Simmons with the first overall pick in the 2016 NBA draft on Thursday night in Brooklyn, New York ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 1 day ago 23,972 reads 4 comments

  3. Jaylen Brown to Celtics: Twitter Reacts as SF Is Selected in 2016 NBA Draft

    The Boston Celtics added an intriguing young piece to their core in Thursday's NBA draft by selecting California forward Jaylen Brown with the No. 3 overall pick...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 1 day ago 1,864 reads 0 comments

  4. Brandon Ingram to Lakers: Twitter Reacts as SF Is Selected in 2016 NBA Draft

    For months, Brandon Ingram has been slated to go second overall. The Los Angeles Lakers confirmed those expectations Thursday, selecting the Duke forward with their first-round selection...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 1 day ago 1,349 reads 0 comments

  5. Phil Jackson, Jeff Hornacek Comment on Knicks' Trade for Derrick Rose

    The New York Knicks announced Wednesday that they acquired point guard Derrick Rose in a package from the Chicago Bulls in exchange for center Robin Lopez and guards Jerian ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 day ago 6,553 reads 1 comments

  6. NBA Lottery Pick Ben Simmons Strolls Past Fallen Cameraman in His Path

    Consider all franchise-saving correlations between Philadelphia 76ers legend Allen Iverson and the 2016 NBA draft 's presumed first overall selection Ben Simmons validated...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 1 day ago 10,743 reads 18 comments

  7. 2017 NBA Mock Draft: Early Predictions for Next Year's Class

    This year's NBA draft is in the process of unfolding Thursday evening, but for the diehard draftniks who can't get enough of the best up-and-coming players that basketball has to offer, it's a perfect time to look ahead to 2017...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 1 day ago 8,497 reads 2 comments

  8. Follow NBA Draft Live with Internet-Famous Aussie Sportswriter

    Greetings, the people, the 70th annual NBA draft of these fine United States of America is underway. This is the Big One, the Mega Action Man Auction Event in which bright-eyed, ...

    Matt Cleary Written by Matt Cleary about 1 day ago 362 reads 0 comments

  9. How an NBA Executive Unearths Hidden Gems Around the Globe

    BOSTON — Long gone are the days when international prospects were the stuff of novelty . Kristaps Porzingis putback dunks, Giannis Antetokounmpo coast-to-coast ...

    Brian Robb Written by Brian Robb about 3 days ago 826 reads 1 comments

  10. Gordon Hayward Declines Invite to Play in Rio 2016 Olympics

    Utah Jazz swingman Gordon Hayward turned down the chance to play for Team USA at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 day ago 404 reads 0 comments

  11. 2016 NBA Draft Prospects: Breaking Down the Pro Future of Pascal Siakam

    Pascal Siakam is one of the NBA draft's best stories. The New Mexico State product arrived in the United States from Cameroon in November 2012, and he had just started playing ...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about 1 day ago 9,925 reads 9 comments

  12. Lakers News: Latest Buzz on No. 2 Pick, Free-Agent Targets and More

    Of the rebuilding former juggernauts that are expected to make major splashes this summer, the New York Knicks beat the Los Angeles Lakers to the punch...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 1 day ago 1,877 reads 1 comments

  13. NBA Mock Draft 2016: Order of Selections and Final 1st-Round Team Predictions

    Draft day provides a sense of finality over a yearlong process, and Thursday's 2016 NBA draft is the latest example. But not for long...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 1 day ago 3,292 reads 0 comments

  14. 2016 NBA Mock Draft: Jonathan Wasserman's Final 2-Round Predictions

    Unsurprisingly, the 2016 NBA draft conversation changes by the hour. We're constantly hearing new rumors and buzz on risers, fallers and promises. As one scout put it, "Mock drafts are about to go up in flames...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 1 day ago 408,162 reads 304 comments

  15. NBA Draft 2016: Start Time, Order, Prospects Guide and Mock Draft Predictions

    The 2016 NBA draft might end up being the toughest to predict due to the likelihood of a high number of trades...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 1 day ago 6,389 reads 0 comments

  16. Chad Ford NBA Mock Draft 2016: Notable Picks from ESPN Guru's 10th Mock

    ESPN's NBA draft expert Chad Ford released the 10th edition of his mock draft on Thursday ahead of this evening's proceedings...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 1 day ago 2,771 reads 0 comments

  17. Thon Maker Reportedly Could Fall out of NBA Draft 1st Round over Age Concerns

    Sudan-born center Thon Maker is a potential first-round pick in Thursday night's NBA draft, but concerns regarding the authenticity of his age could cause him to tumble down draft boards...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 1 day ago 88,578 reads 107 comments

  18. NBA Draft Rumors: Latest Buzz on 2016 Lottery Trades and Potential Picks

    Let's avoid going too far off the deep end with musings along the lines of "there's a Rose growing in the garden" and on and on and simply say this—the NBA rumors market has kicked off in earnest...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 1 day ago 1,809 reads 0 comments

  19. Lakers Rumors: Latest Trade Talk, Free-Agency and Predraft Buzz for Los Angeles

    The 2016 offseason needs to be a big one if the Los Angeles Lakers are going to return to respectability under new head coach Luke Walton. Not a big offseason as in the "swing for the fences" moves that are always bandied about when it comes to L...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 1 day ago 30,083 reads 0 comments

  20. Brandon Knight Trade Rumors: Latest Buzz and Speculation on Suns Guard

    On the heels of a career season with the Phoenix Suns , guard Brandon Knight is the subject of trade rumors and could be on the move. Continue for updates...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 1 day ago 34,345 reads 135 comments

  21. NY Knicks Will Be Watching 2016 NBA Draft for Those Who Fall Through the Cracks

    Ten empty roster spots, two missing starters and no draft picks (as of Thursday morning) mean the New York Knicks will want more out of 2016 Summer League in Orlando than a day ...

    Sara Peters Written by Sara Peters about 1 day ago 2,419 reads 0 comments

  22. Thaddeus Young Traded to Pacers for No. 20 Pick in 2016 NBA Draft

    The Brooklyn Nets were set to enter the 2016 NBA draft without a first-round pick. However, that reportedly has changed as the team has traded Thaddeus Young to the Indiana Pacers for the No...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 1 day ago 34,312 reads 75 comments

  23. NBA Draft 2017: Early Mock Projections for 1st Round

    It may be time for Ben Simmons and Brandon Ingram to shine under the New York City lights Thursday night, but it's never too early to look ahead to the 2017 NBA draft...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 day ago 5,217 reads 0 comments

  24. Celtics Rumors: Top Trade Buzz on Jimmy Butler, Gordon Hayward and More

    With the No. 3 overall pick in the 2016 NBA draft at their disposal, the Boston Celtics have been among the top teams to watch on the trade market as of late...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 1 day ago 6,671 reads 3 comments

  25. NBA Trade Rumors: Examining Top Draft-Day Buzz for 2016 NBA Draft

    While the NBA draft is exciting enough with the drama surrounding who will be picked where, a high number of possible trades will keep fans on the edges of their seats all night...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 1 day ago 7,200 reads 0 comments