1. Searching for the Next Anthony Davis: Which NBA Prospect Could Change the Game?

    Anthony Davis seemingly cut about 10 guys in the line that leads straight to the top of the NBA superstar pyramid...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 23 hours ago 6,169 reads 21 comments

  2. 10 Takeaways from Lottery Reform Rejection

    Just two days ago, higher-ups with both the Sixers and the league office expected lottery reform to pass by a vote of either 29-1 or 28-2. Over the weekend, Thunder GM Sam Presti initiated a stealth lobbying campaign against the league's proposed changes.

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 3 days ago 137 reads 0 comments

  3. Why NBA's Draft Lottery Reform Is Slippery Slope

    Everyone understands the reasons the Philadelphia 76ers want the NBA to wait on implementing a plan to reform the draft lottery: They need one more season to complete a most brazen two-year tanking cycle...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 4 days ago 1,231 reads 0 comments

  4. Karl Towns vs. Jahlil Okafor: Who's Favorite for No. 1 Pick in 2015 Draft?

    Two of the No. 1 overall candidates for the 2015 NBA draft happen to be big fellas this year. Duke's Jahlil Okafor and Kentucky's Karl Towns, each of whom fit the profile of your ...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 5 days ago 40,837 reads 75 comments

  5. 2015 NBA Draft: Pros and Cons of Every Potential No. 1 Pick

    We're treated to a dynamically talented trio of prospects at the top of the 2015 NBA draft class. Each offers a uniquely intriguing set of skills and potential, so every potential lottery franchise will be taking a hard look at all three players...

    Daniel O'Brien Written by Daniel O'Brien about 5 days ago 26,931 reads 46 comments

  6. 10 Explosive Athletes to Watch in the 2015 NBA Draft Class

    Some NBA draft prospects are more exciting to watch than others, and most of the time it's due to their explosive athleticism...

    Daniel O'Brien Written by Daniel O'Brien about 9 days ago 19,133 reads 23 comments

  7. Best Potential Fits for Top 10 2015 NBA Draft Prospects

    In an ideal world, every NBA prospect would land with a team that allowed him to play to his strengths. And in that same world, every team would get a guy who'd fill a specific need...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 12 days ago 42,452 reads 104 comments

  8. What Did NBA Ever Learn from the Darko Milicic Saga?

    What a mistake. Joe Dumars, the Detroit Pistons' general manager in 2003, went ahead and selected Darko Milicic No. 2 overall while passing on proven Division I stars. Since then, the only thing Milicic has really been good for is a laugh...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 12 days ago 54,877 reads 130 comments

  9. The Biggest NBA Draft Steals of the Last 10 Seasons

    Every year we see a few prospects slip between the cracks. It's almost hard to believe how many scouts can miss on high-level NBA talent...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 15 days ago 69,718 reads 121 comments

  10. 6 Under-the-Radar 2015 NBA Draft Prospects to Watch Closely

    Most NBA fans are already drooling over the next crop of marquee draft prospects and know which top studs to track throughout the 2014-15 season. But a handful of under-the-radar players also demand your attention...

    Daniel O'Brien Written by Daniel O'Brien about 15 days ago 15,429 reads 11 comments

  11. UK's Marcus Lee Is Bigger, Hopes Role Is Too

    There was no better representation of the University of Kentucky basketball team's embarrassment of riches last season than 6-9 forward Marcus Lee, a former McDonald's All-American who played in just 25 of the team's 40 games and averaged just 2...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 16 days ago 958 reads 0 comments

  12. ESPN: 2015 NBA Mock Draft 1.0

    With the start of both the NBA and college hoops around the corner, it's time to take a first crack at a mock draft...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 16 days ago 14,756 reads 0 comments

  13. Report: NBA Could Vote on Draft Lottery Reform Soon

    The NBA has sent a memo on Friday stating that there could be a vote on draft lottery reform at this month's board of governors meeting, according to Grantland's Zach Lowe...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 22 days ago 4,327 reads 0 comments

  14. Report: NBA to Bring Back 5-on-5 at Draft Combine

    After considering a proposal from its competition committee, the NBA will bring back 5-on-5 competition for next year's draft combine, league sources told ESPN.com...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 22 days ago 2,092 reads 1 comments

  15. 6 Prospects Who Need Breakout Seasons to Boost 2015 NBA Draft Stock

    The 2015 NBA draft class features a handful of prospects looking to help themselves. They may have flashed some talent and upside in the past, but they need breakout seasons in order to fuel their stock...

    Daniel O'Brien Written by Daniel O'Brien about 24 days ago 23,180 reads 14 comments