1. 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 5 months ago 228 reads 0 comments

  2. 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 5 months ago 6 reads 0 comments

  3. 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 5 months ago 5,003 reads 5 comments

  4. 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 5 months ago 5,185 reads 30 comments

  5. 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 5 months ago 1,465 reads 0 comments

  6. 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 5 months ago 11 reads 0 comments

  7. 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 5 months ago 199 reads 0 comments

  8. 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 5 months ago 4,737 reads 6 comments

  9. 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 5 months ago 17 reads 0 comments

  10. 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 5 months ago 99 reads 0 comments

  11. 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 5 months ago 235 reads 0 comments

  12. 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 5 months ago 14,225 reads 42 comments

  13. 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 5 months ago 679 reads 0 comments

  14. 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 5 months ago 274 reads 0 comments

  15. 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 5 months ago 47,007 reads 109 comments

  16. 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 5 months ago 137,323 reads 177 comments

  17. 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 5 months ago 2,650 reads 5 comments

  18. 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 5 months ago 754 reads 0 comments

  19. 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 5 months ago 550 reads 0 comments

  20. 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 5 months ago 24,263 reads 119 comments

  21. 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 5 months ago 8,847 reads 80 comments

  22. 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 5 months ago 24,069 reads 141 comments

  23. 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 5 months ago 34,128 reads 118 comments

  24. 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 5 months ago 109,074 reads 331 comments

  25. 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 5 months ago 3,012 reads 1 comments