1. Remembering Every 2016 NBA Draft First-Round Pick as a Recruit

    Before they were shaking Adam Silver's hand and getting ready to sign multi-million dollar contracts, the latest crop of NBA first-round draft picks were once just promising young high school prospects...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 23 days ago 44,707 reads 24 comments

  2. 2016 NBA Draft Prospects Who Ended Up on the Wrong Team

    There were some questionable matches between prospect and team during last Thursday's 2016 NBA draft. A handful of general managers who looked to take the best player available could see that strategy backfire due to potentially problematic fits...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 26 days ago 70,624 reads 94 comments

  3. 2017 NBA Mock Draft: Early 1st-Round Predictions and Surprises for Top Prospects

    Although the 2016 NBA draft just ended, it's never too early to start focusing on a loaded 2017 class. Ben Simmons and Brandon Ingram are expected to have major impacts with their new teams, but most agreed there was a drop-off from there...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 27 days ago 12,842 reads 3 comments

  4. NBA Summer League 2016: Previewing Biggest Games on Las Vegas Schedule

    With the dust still settling from an unpredictable draft, the NBA turns its attention toward Las Vegas for this year's summer league to see what some of 2016's top rookies can do on the court in a professional setting...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 27 days ago 3,129 reads 0 comments

  5. College Basketball Teams with Most Players in NBA Today

    Kentucky and Duke have been dominating college basketball — especially recruiting — for the past decade and boast the most alumni in the NBA as a result...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 28 days ago 62,639 reads 60 comments

  6. NBA Draft Grades 2016: Scores for Overall Results, Trades and Team Decisions

    In one sense, NBA draft grades can fall into the same classification as mock drafts as an unnecessary feature going into or out of an event...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 28 days ago 4,072 reads 0 comments

  7. 2016 NBA Rookie Season Predictions for Every 1st-Round Pick

    The transition from NBA prospect to player is already underway. There's still a ton of post-draft roster movement on the horizon, with free agency and/or trades ready to reshape the league's landscape...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 29 days ago 302,909 reads 400 comments

  8. NBA Draft Grades 2016: Full List of Scores for All Picks

    Outside of the first two picks—Ben Simmons and Brandon Ingram, as expected—the 2016 NBA draft was odd. There weren't any eye-popping trades, meaning the Boston Celtics and others kept quiet near the top of the order...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 29 days ago 129,505 reads 206 comments

  9. Undrafted NBA Free Agents 2016: Rumors and Predictions for Biggest Names

    Believe it or not, the NBA continues to trend toward the idea it's better for a prospect to go undrafted, a notion the 2016 NBA draft reinforced in a big way...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 29 days ago 93,458 reads 48 comments

  10. NBA Draft Results 2016: Easy-to-Read Grades, Picks for All 30 NBA Teams

    The 2016 NBA draft turned out to be memorable in many ways, especially with how it unfolded after Ben Simmons and Brandon Ingram came off the board with the first two picks. This year's class was viewed with a lot of uncertainty...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 29 days ago 4,521 reads 0 comments

  11. What's Next for 2016 Offseason After NBA Draft?

    So, now what? This year's NBA draft set the stage for what figures to be a tumultuous offseason. Prospects were reached for, others passed on. Logjams were created or intensified...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 30 days ago 87,966 reads 137 comments

  12. 2016 NBA Draft Grades: Complete Results and Scores for Each Team

    It's clear we don't know exactly how each draft will turn out for a few years, but we do know some teams had a better night than others at the 2016 NBA draft. Some players we thought would be stars will turn into busts...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 30 days ago 4,249 reads 0 comments

  13. NBA Draft 2016: Full Results and Grades for All Prospects Selected

    The 2016 NBA draft would classify as chaotic if everybody didn't enter Thursday night expecting madness. Once the Boston Celtics selected Jaylen Brown with the No. 3 pick, all bets were off...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 1 month ago 1,426 reads 0 comments

  14. NBA Draft Results 2016: Team-by-Team Grades, List of Picks and Analysis

    The 2016 NBA draft was about as predictable as expected. LSU's Ben Simmons came off the board first to the Philadelphia 76ers, followed by Duke's Brandon Ingram second to the Los Angeles Lakers...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 1 month ago 5,523 reads 0 comments

  15. NBA Draft 2016 Grades: List of Scores for All Picks from Rounds 1-2

    The 2016 NBA draft did not lack for drama. Between a slew of surprising lottery picks and a blockbuster trade that shook up the league landscape, several teams concluded the proceedings with rosy outlooks for the upcoming season and beyond...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 month ago 5,446 reads 0 comments

  16. Undrafted NBA Free Agents 2016: Predictions for Top Prospects Available

    The 2016 NBA draft might have been the most confusing to date, leaving more notable names in undrafted free agency than ever before. Starting with the No...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 1 month ago 7,785 reads 2 comments

  17. 2016 NBA Draft Results: Team Grades and Analysis of Top Prospects

    The 2016 NBA draft proved, once again, that things rarely go according to plan in the league’s annual rookie selection event...

    Jared  Johnson Written by Jared Johnson about 1 month ago 1,640 reads 0 comments

  18. 2017 NBA Draft: Way-Too-Early Big Board

    Now that a somewhat iffy 2016 NBA draft is complete, there's no time to waste on the (just-completed) past. This projected 2017 class could be legendary...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 1 month ago 137,639 reads 164 comments

  19. NBA Draft 2016 Results: Grade for Each Team, Top Prospects and Sleepers

    Optimism begins anew in the NBA with the 2016 draft in the books. The Cleveland Cavaliers’ championship is in the past, and the rest of the league has already turned its ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 5,085 reads 0 comments

  20. NBA Draft Grades 2016: Letter Marks, Results and Analysis for Every Team

    With the 2016 NBA draft officially in the books, the first milestone of the NBA offseason is over as teams will now look to focus on free agency to improve their rosters...

    Brian Marron Written by Brian Marron about 1 month ago 5,824 reads 4 comments

  21. 2016 NBA Draft Grades: Full Team-by-Team Report Cards

    Welcome to the 60 newest members of the NBA 's exclusive fraternity. Ben Simmons got to join first, after the Philadelphia 76ers made him the No. 1 pick of the 2016 NBA draft...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 1 month ago 879,838 reads 550 comments

  22. Boston Celtics Left with More Questions Than Answers After Puzzling Draft Night

    It won't make disgruntled Boston Celtics fans any happier, but the disappointing night that materialized Thursday was always a possibility. Boston, in theory, controlled the 2016 NBA draft...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 1 month ago 40,451 reads 49 comments

  23. Winners and Losers of the 2016 NBA Draft

    The 2016 NBA draft is in the books. Were the Phoenix Suns and Oklahoma City Thunder the biggest winners? Watch Adam Lefkoe , Howard Beck and Ric Bucher talk winners and losers of the 2016 NBA draft ...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 1 month ago 314,392 reads 230 comments

  24. Warriors NBA Draft 2016: Instant Reaction and Grade for No. 30 Pick Damian Jones

    The Golden State Warriors selected Damian Jones as the No. 30 pick in the 2016 NBA draft. Watch Adam Lefkoe , Jonathan Wasserman and Howard Beck break down their selection...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 1 month ago 9,618 reads 8 comments

  25. 2016 NBA Draft Sets Record for Most International Players Selected in 1st Round

    Fifteen international players were among the first 30 picks in the 2016 NBA draft Thursday, which set a record for the most foreign-born prospects selected in the first round, per NetScouts Basketball's Carl Berman ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 1 month ago 8,903 reads 2 comments