1. Joel Embiid Looking Forward to His Future in Philadelphia

    When the Philadelphia 76ers held an introductory press conference for their latest acquisitions this past weekend, a certain 7-foot center from Cameroon, by way of Kansas University, didn't get a chance to join the organization's 2014 NBA draft picks...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 1 month ago 12 reads 0 comments

  2. KU's Oubre Faces Off with NBA MVP Durant

    Most incoming Kansas University basketball players spend the summer before their freshman seasons fine-tuning their games in high school gyms or in Lawrence.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 1 month ago 539 reads 0 comments

  3. Basketball Announces Coaching Staff Changes

    FORT WORTH, Texas - TCU men's basketball head coach Trent Johnson announced the promotion of Chris Tifft and the additions of Matt Read and Robert Wright, respectively, to his staff Wednesday morning...

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  4. Joel Embiid Admits Twitter Recruiting of LeBron James Failed

    Update: July 11, 2014 at 2 p.m. ET Joel Embiid better work on his recruiting tactics if he is going to get free agents to sign with the Philadelphia 76ers in the future...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 1 month ago 844,255 reads 799 comments

  5. K-State's Karapetyan Granted Medical Waiver

    MANHATTAN — Kansas State basketball player Jack Karapetyan has received a medical hardship waiver for the 2013-14 season, K-State and the Big 12 Conference announced Monday...

    Jeff Carillo Written by Jeff Carillo about 2 months ago 227 reads 0 comments

  6. Sixers' Long-Term Plan for Joel Embiid Will Be Productive but Unpopular

    In the days and hours leading up to the 2014 NBA draft, no one’s stock sunk lower than Joel Embiid ’s, the product of recent revelations that the 7’0” Kansas ...

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  7. Joel Embiid Thought Injury Might Drop Him into 2nd Round of 2014 NBA Draft

    Had he been injury-free, Joel Embiid would have very likely been taken by the Cleveland Cavaliers with the No. 1 overall pick. Falling to the Philadelphia 76ers at No...

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  8. Report: Tarik Black to Play in NBA Summer League

    Tarik Black confirmed in a text to me that he indeed is playing for the Houston Rockets summer teams. Good luck to him. Nice guy. .....

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 2 months ago 162 reads 0 comments

  9. Self: Having Two of NBA Draft's Top Picks 'Means a Lot' for KU

    Kansas University's domination of the 2014 NBA draft had coach Bill Self beaming in the Big Apple on Thursday night. .....

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 2 months ago 1,122 reads 0 comments

  10. What Offseason Moves Are Next for Philadelphia 76ers with NBA Draft Complete?

    Philadelphia 76ers general manager Sam Hinkie , the architect behind the organization's massive rebuilding project, has maintained that this painstaking process will take some time...

    Stephen Albertini Written by Stephen Albertini about 2 months ago 14,905 reads 105 comments

  11. Report: Heslip to Play for T-Wolves in Summer League

    #SicEm RT @AlexKennedyNBA: Brady Heslip will play for the Minnesota Timberwolves' summer league team, according to a source. .....

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 2 months ago 27 reads 0 comments

  12. Report: Ejim to Play for Spurs in Summer League

    Shortly after news broke that DeAndre Kane would be playing for the Los Angeles Lakers in the NBA Summer League, it was rumored that Melvin Ejim would end up with the San Antonio Spurs...

    Jeff Carillo Written by Jeff Carillo about 2 months ago 156 reads 0 comments

  13. Joel Embiid's Reaction at Going No. 3 to Philadelphia Leads to Awkward Moment

    Getting drafted by an NBA team is something that every basketball player dreams of. When it finally happens, especially if he is taken in the first three picks, there should be some celebrating...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 2 months ago 264,942 reads 204 comments

  14. Debate: What Kind of Numbers Will Wiggins Put Up as a Rookie?

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  15. Embiid Credits Bill Self Prior to Draft

    Most basketball fans could safely assume that Andrew Wiggins would be a one-and-done player for Kansas after all of the hype that was heaped on him as a high school player...

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 2 months ago 224 reads 0 comments

  16. Video: Andrew Wiggins Is Horrible at Jumping Rope

    Andrew Wiggins is currently in New York City, awaiting his professional future which will be decided Thursday evening during the NBA Draft...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 2 months ago 5 reads 0 comments

  17. NBA Draft 2014: Selection Order and Predictions for Most Highly Touted Prospects

    A champion has emerged in astounding fashion, and the 2013-14 NBA season is officially behind us. It’s time to look forward now, and there is no better venue to do just that than the NBA draft — especially this year...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 months ago 4,932 reads 5 comments

  18. Celtics Rumors: Boston Cannot Pass Up on Joel Embiid with Sixth Overall Pick

    Joel Embiid is falling down draft boards after the prized big man broke his foot more than a week before the draft, and the Boston Celtics will be lucky to have him fall in their laps at No...

    Steven Cook Written by Steven Cook about 2 months ago 5,119 reads 30 comments

  19. 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 2 months ago 1,291 reads 0 comments

  20. 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 2 months ago 22 reads 0 comments

  21. 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 2 months ago 192 reads 0 comments

  22. 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 2 months ago 4,625 reads 6 comments

  23. 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 2 months ago 16 reads 0 comments

  24. 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 2 months ago 97 reads 0 comments

  25. 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 2 months ago 228 reads 0 comments