1. Breaking Down Joel Embiid's Best Potential NBA Destinations

    Thursday's 2014 NBA draft features one of the most polarizing big men to be eligible for selection in Kansas phenom Joel Embiid ...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 14 days ago 1,182 reads 0 comments

  2. MBB Releases 2014-15 Non-Conference Schedule

    WACO, Texas – Head coach Scott Drew released the 2014-15 Baylor men's basketball non-conference schedule Wednesday...

    Jeff Carillo Written by Jeff Carillo about 15 days ago 14 reads 0 comments

  3. Iowa State Reveals Difficult Nonconference Basketball Schedule

    Once again, Iowa State men's basketball coach Fred Hoiberg hasn't shied from competition. After next season's non-conference opponents by everyone nationally have been dissected, the Cyclones' strength of schedule should again rank near the top...

    Jeff Carillo Written by Jeff Carillo about 15 days ago 146 reads 0 comments

  4. What Do Joel Embiid's College Numbers Tell Us About His NBA Future?

    Over the past few weeks, I have introduced Bleacher Report readers to the idea of Similarity Scores , a system I created for making accurate statistical comparisons between 2014 NBA draft prospects and those from previous seasons...

    Ian Levy Written by Ian Levy about 15 days ago 4,487 reads 6 comments

  5. Photo: Austin Selling “Dream Again” Shirts in Support of Marfan Foundation

    On Sunday, we learned the deeply unfortunate news that Baylor's Isaiah Austin would not be able to pursue a professional basketball career after being diagnosed with Marfan syndrome...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 16 days ago 10 reads 0 comments

  6. West Virginia Will Need to Follow Juwan Staten's Lead

    After missing the NCAA tournament for the second straight season, the West Virginia program endured a tumultuous spring where Eron Harris and Terry Henderson, the Mountaineers' second and third leading scorers, both decided to transfer...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 16 days ago 62 reads 0 comments

  7. KU's Conner Frankamp Ready to Take That Next Big Shot for Jayhawks

    The most important shot of Conner Frankamp's life came 89 days ago, but he still hears about it almost daily. Sometimes in code.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 16 days ago 218 reads 0 comments

  8. NY Knicks 2014 NBA Draft Primer

    While most teams prepare to feast on a talent smorgasbord at the NBA draft Thursday, the New York Knicks may only wrestle under the table for tasty scraps. As it stands, New York has no draft picks—but they do have options...

    Sara Peters Written by Sara Peters about 17 days ago 13,798 reads 42 comments

  9. Ex-Baylor C Austin Has $1M Insurance Policy

    Former Baylor Bears center Isaiah Austin, who saw his dreams of playing in the NBA abruptly come to a halt this week, has an insurance policy worth at least $1 million, his agent Dwon Clifton confirmed to ESPN...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 17 days ago 669 reads 0 comments

  10. Adam Silver Invites Isaiah Austin to Attend Draft

    Former Baylor big man Isaiah Austin was supposed to hear his name called this coming Thursday at the 2014 NBA Draft. A diagnosis of Marfan syndrome, however, ended his professional career before it could get started...

    Jeff Carillo Written by Jeff Carillo about 17 days ago 259 reads 0 comments

  11. Milwaukee Bucks Co-Owner Rules Out Drafting Joel Embiid with No. 2 Pick

    Milwaukee Bucks co-owner Marc Lasry isn't a man of mystery; he is a man of wholesale honesty. Speaking to the Milwaukee Press Club Monday morning, Lasry tipped the Bucks' draft-night hand, per Charles F...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 17 days ago 46,806 reads 109 comments

  12. Jabari Parker Visits Recovering Joel Embiid, Brings Oreos

    Medication can dull the pain, but pills and prescriptions only do so much. At some point in every recovery, your body needs Oreos—a fact Jabari Parker proved this weekend ...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 17 days ago 136,852 reads 178 comments

  13. Kansas State Basketball: The Biggest NBA Success Stories in Wildcats History

    Kansas State may not be exactly known for churning out NBA talent, but a few familiar names were able to take their games to the next level after their career with the Wildcats. There's Michael Beasley, who was drafted No...

    Sean Frye Written by Sean Frye about 19 days ago 2,259 reads 5 comments

  14. Fred Hoiberg Finally Meets Iowa State's Greek Giant

    Riverside, Ia. – Fred Hoiberg has a flaw. The guy with a hole-in-one and a double eagle, who is so squeaky clean that many call him The Mayor, isn't so perfect after all. ....

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 19 days ago 691 reads 0 comments

  15. Oklahoma's James Fraschilla Makes a Trick Shot While Taking Selfie

    James Fraschilla is at it again. The Oklahoma walk-on guard, and son of ESPN college basketball analyst Fran Fraschilla, has made some trick shots before, but this time the junior guard takes the trick-shot game to a new level...

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 19 days ago 535 reads 0 comments

  16. Does Joel Embiid's Latest Injury Scare Raise Greg Oden Red Flags?

    Greg Oden will forever weigh on the minds of NBA front offices in the days leading up to the draft, especially this year as they try figuring out what in the world to think of Joel Embiid ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 19 days ago 23,809 reads 119 comments

  17. Should the Boston Celtics Draft Joel Embiid If He Falls to No. 6?

    BOSTON— Danny Ainge has never been afraid to take risks during his tenure as an executive with the Boston Celtics . That statement rings particularly true when it comes to Ainge selecting players with injury concerns during the NBA draft...

    Brian Robb Written by Brian Robb about 20 days ago 8,636 reads 80 comments

  18. Will Any NBA Lottery Teams Take Risk on Joel Embiid?

    Just when the beginning of the 2014 NBA draft was going to be easy to predict... Usually, there's a bit of controversy among the top three picks, but we seemed to be heading toward ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 20 days ago 23,874 reads 140 comments

  19. Joel Embiid Shares Awesome Pre-Surgery Selfie

    Less than a week before the 2014 NBA draft, highly touted prospect Joel Embiid has undergone surgery on his foot. The former Kansas star let his fans know he was prepared for the operation with a pre-surgery selfie...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 20 days ago 34,000 reads 119 comments

  20. Joel Embiid's Injury Could Provide Golden Opportunity for Lakers

    LOS ANGELES — What Kobe Bryant and the Lakers proved in their last championship rebuild is that you don’t have to bottom out to get back to the top. This time around, the opportunity to tear it way down might be too hard to resist...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 21 days ago 108,846 reads 331 comments

  21. NBA Rumors: Latest on Kevin Love, Joel Embiid and More

    The San Antonio Spurs raised the Larry O'Brien trophy just a few days ago, but the NBA rumors have been swirling for quite some time now. The NBA's offseason is officially underway, and it's time for teams to gear up for big changes...

    Kenny DeJohn Written by Kenny DeJohn about 21 days ago 2,761 reads 1 comments

  22. Column: KU Newcomer Graham Positive at Point Guard

    In some ways, the less you notice a point guard, the better he's playing. It can mean he's keeping the ball moving, getting it into the right hands at the right time, not monopolizing it...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 21 days ago 595 reads 0 comments

  23. Joel Embiid's Injury Could Have Devastating Consequences for Prospect's Future

    News leaked out on Thursday morning that Joel Embiid has a new injury leading up to the NBA Draft: Embiid's agent released on Thursday afternoon that the stress fracture was ...

    Will  Carroll Written by Will Carroll about 21 days ago 43,612 reads 149 comments

  24. Kansas Picked to Rep USA at World University Games in South Korea

    Kansas basketball players are going to get some great experience and a once-in-a-lifetime trip next year. .....

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 22 days ago 716 reads 0 comments

  25. K-State's Bramlage Coliseum to Get New Videoboards

    MANHATTAN — High-definition videoboards are coming to Bramlage Coliseum. The new videoboards, which will hang from the center of K-State's basketball arena in place of the ...

    Jeff Carillo Written by Jeff Carillo about 22 days ago 99 reads 0 comments