1. Projecting the Top 2017-18 NBA Rookie at Every Position

    Forget about the long term. This season's NBA rookies are ready to step in and make an impact right away. We're projecting the top newcomer at point guard, shooting guard, small forward, power forward and center for the upcoming season...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 4 months ago 55,209 reads 0 comments

  2. De'Aaron Fox, Justin Jackson to Play in Hurricane Harvey Benefit Game

    Sacramento Kings rookies De'Aaron Fox and Justin Jackson will reportedly make a trip to Houston in September to participate in a charity basketball game to generate proceeds for ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 5 months ago 10,862 reads 0 comments

  3. Vince Carter? Justin Jackson? NBA's Best Veteran-Youngster Position Battles

    The NBA life cycle is short, cruel and fraught with uncertainty. Veterans fight for years to establish themselves, only to face up-and-coming challengers who want the minutes they've earned...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 6 months ago 64,348 reads 0 comments

  4. Justin Jackson, Sacramento Kings Agree to Rookie Contract

    The Sacramento Kings and No. 15 overall pick Justin Jackson agreed to terms on a four-year rookie contract Saturday, the team announced ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 7 months ago 3,054 reads 0 comments

  5. NBA Draft Grades 2017: Scores for Overall Results, Trades and Team Decisions

    The 1983 NFL draft and the 1984 NBA draft were so memorable that documentaries were made about them years later...

    Paul Kasabian Written by Paul Kasabian about 7 months ago 30,153 reads 0 comments

  6. NBA Draft Results 2017: Easy-to-Read Grades, Picks for All 30 NBA Teams

    Twenty-nine teams are trying to chase the Golden State Warriors, who look like they are on the verge of a dynasty that may run into the next decade...

    Paul Kasabian Written by Paul Kasabian about 7 months ago 3,728 reads 0 comments

  7. Kings Trade Back to Draft Justin Jackson No. 15 Overall, Joins De'Aaron Fox

    Less than three months after he led the North Carolina Tar Heels to a national title, Justin Jackson learned Thursday he'll suit up for the Sacramento Kings after he was selected 15th overall in the 2017 NBA draft...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 7 months ago 13,046 reads 0 comments

  8. Everything You Need to Know About Chicago Bulls' 2017 NBA Draft

    The Chicago Bulls ' 2016-17 NBA season was best described as "ordinary." They were entirely unentertaining. They had neither the talent to contend for a title nor the up-and-coming player who could excite fans about the future...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 7 months ago 6,528 reads 0 comments

  9. NBA Mock Draft 2017: Opening-Round Predictions and Rising Prospects to Watch

    As the Golden State Warriors continue to dominate the Cleveland Cavaliers after another beatdown Sunday night, many NBA fans have given up hope for a competitive series and have focused their attention on the upcoming NBA draft...

    David  McCracken Written by David McCracken about 8 months ago 11,818 reads 0 comments

  10. 2017 NBA Draft: 1st-Round Selection Order, Analyzing Top Upperclassmen Prospects

    The draft lottery is wrapped, the combine is in the rearview and NBA prospects from all over the world are in the workout phase leading up to the draft...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 8 months ago 3,826 reads 0 comments

  11. 2017 NBA Mock Draft: 1st-Round Predictions for Most Intriguing Prospects

    Now that NBA teams know the draft selection order, it's time to focus on potential roster fits. Like most years, the most intriguing prospects come from powerhouse programs...

    Maurice Moton Written by Maurice Moton about 8 months ago 26,376 reads 0 comments

  12. Knicks Rumors: Latest Reports Following 2017 NBA Draft Lottery

    A sense of dread surrounds the New York Knicks . There are few better ways to put it. Team president Phil Jackson's relationship with Carmelo Anthony isn't the best right now...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 8 months ago 14,291 reads 0 comments

  13. NBA Mock Draft 2017: Latest Pre-Lottery Projections for 1st-Round Action

    The picture of the 2017 NBA draft will come into sharper focus on Tuesday, after the pingpong balls are drawn and the order is decided by the lottery. Who'll land the No...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 8 months ago 10,036 reads 0 comments

  14. NBA Draft 2017: Latest 1st-Round Mock Draft with Regular Season Completed

    This year's NBA draft should be one of the most intriguing in years, as there is elite talent on the top and an incredible amount of depth on the back end...

    Paul Kasabian Written by Paul Kasabian about 9 months ago 8,789 reads 0 comments

  15. Justin Jackson Declares for 2017 NBA Draft After Junior Season at UNC

    Following three seasons with the North Carolina Tar Heels, Justin Jackson is headed to the pros. Jackson announced the move Thursday in an interview with Scout.com's Sherrell McMillan ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 9 months ago 6,910 reads 0 comments

  16. NBA Draft 2017: Spotlighting Highest-Rated Upperclassmen on Expert Mock Drafts

    The NBA draft is a young man's event. Of the first 14 picks mapped out in DraftExpress ' updated mock, there are 11 freshmen and two international players. There is one upperclassman: North Carolina Tar Heels sniper Justin Jackson ...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 10 months ago 9,964 reads 0 comments

  17. Tar Heels' Title Shows UNC Can Still Hang with Game's Blue Bloods in Its Own Way

    GLENDALE, Arizona — The 66-year-old Hall of Famer with the surgically repaired knee walked gingerly along the black carpet that led to North Carolina's locker room...

    Jason King Written by Jason King about 10 months ago 50,838 reads 0 comments

  18. UNC Earns Sweet Redemption with Gritty NCAA Championship Win over Gonzaga

    GLENDALE, Ariz. — Roy Williams leaned against a railing on the stage at center court and watched the "One Shining Moment" montage between his wife Wanda and grandchildren...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about 10 months ago 54,453 reads 0 comments

  19. Ranking the Most Memorable Moments from the 2016-17 College Basketball Season

    Another college basketball campaign has come and gone, but we'll always have special memories of the 2016-17 season...

    David Kenyon Written by David Kenyon about 10 months ago 17,591 reads 0 comments

  20. North Carolina Tar Heels' Road to the 2017 National Championship

    It wasn't always pretty, but the North Carolina Tar Heels earned the program's sixth NCAA Division I men's basketball championship thanks to a 71-65 victory over the Gonzaga Bulldogs on Monday night...

    David Kenyon Written by David Kenyon about 10 months ago 1,834 reads 0 comments

  21. March Madness 2017: The All-Tournament Team After the National Championship

    Before we can put a bow on North Carolina's 2017 national championship and start looking ahead to who the top teams will be in 2018, we need to take a moment to remember all the players ...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 10 months ago 102,578 reads 0 comments

  22. College Basketball Rankings 2016-17: Bleacher Report's Final Top 25

    We have our national champion, crowned Monday night in Glendale, Arizona, in front of a massive crowd that witnessed the culmination of another tremendous college basketball season...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 10 months ago 54,694 reads 0 comments

  23. UNC vs. Gonzaga: Celebration Highlights of Tar Heels' 2017 NCAA Championship Win

    For the sixth time in program history, the North Carolina Tar Heels are national champions. After losing to the Villanova Wildcats on a buzzer-beater in last year's national championship ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 10 months ago 15,875 reads 0 comments

  24. Biggest Winners and Losers of the 2017 NCAA Basketball Tournament

    One year after being denied a title by a Kris Jenkins buzzer-beater, the North Carolina Tar Heels are your 2017 national champions...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 10 months ago 86,229 reads 0 comments

  25. NCAA Championship Game Time: UNC vs. Gonzaga 2017 Start Time, TV Info

    On Monday, we'll see North Carolina finish a redemption story or Gonzaga win its first men's NCAA national title. Either way, there's a compelling narrative to examine following the outcome...

    Maurice Moton Written by Maurice Moton about 10 months ago 5,216 reads 0 comments