1. Offseason Checklist for Every Top 2014-15 NBA Rookie

    We're still two months away from NBA training camps opening, but you can bet incoming 2014-15 rookies won't view it as "off time...

    Daniel O'Brien Written by Daniel O'Brien about 6 hours ago 8,768 reads 27 comments

  2. Grantland: Struggling to Reinvent NBA Draft Lottery

    The NBA 's main proposal to reform the lottery, reported first here, has drawn reactions ranging from tepid support — a shoulder shrug and a smile — to aggressive criticism ...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 23 hours ago 1,013 reads 2 comments

  3. 8 NBA Rookie-Player Pairings We Can't Wait to See During 2014-15 Season

    The supremely talented 2014-15 NBA rookie class is exciting enough on its own. But the thought of top prospects joining forces with some of the league's top superstars and rising players evokes a whole new level of exhilaration...

    Daniel O'Brien Written by Daniel O'Brien about 2 days ago 59,218 reads 158 comments

  4. 8 Rookies Already Looking Like 2014 NBA Draft-Day Steals

    Although NBA Summer League is only a small sample of games, some rookies are already emerging as 2014 draft-day steals...

    Daniel O'Brien Written by Daniel O'Brien about 7 days ago 251,604 reads 321 comments

  5. Emmanuel Mudiay Could Become Trendsetter If Year Abroad Is Successful

    Emmanuel Mudiay is taking an original route to the NBA, but his path could become more common if his plan works. The Texas high school point guard was the No. 2 overall prospect in the 2014 class, according to 247 Sports ...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 10 days ago 4,450 reads 22 comments

  6. Jordan Clarkson Shows He's a Steal for the Lakers in Summer League

    As the Los Angeles Lakers ’ leading scorer through all five of their Las Vegas Summer League games, Jordan Clarkson showed why he was a genuine steal in this year’s NBA draft...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 11 days ago 41,400 reads 118 comments

  7. Did Emmanuel Mudiay Help or Hurt His 2015 NBA Draft Stock by Going Overseas?

    Emmanuel Mudiay , an elite recruit who previously passed on Kentucky for Larry Brown and SMU, has decided to change his plans and take a different path to the pros...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 16 days ago 36,702 reads 52 comments

  8. Duke Basketball: Ranking the Blue Devils' NBA Draft Picks Since 2000

    Prospective college basketball players want to know one major question when choosing a program: Can this school help get me to the NBA? Duke has had more success than most in that area, especially in the last 15 years...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 26 days ago 35,198 reads 86 comments

  9. Kentucky Basketball: Ranking the Wildcats' NBA Draft Picks Since 2000

    The University of Kentucky continued to stretch its lead in a recruit-friendly category over the rest of college basketball by sending two more players to the NBA during the 2014 draft...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 28 days ago 12,148 reads 38 comments

  10. Everything You Need to Know About Lakers Rookie Jordan Clarkson

    Los Angeles Lakers fans thought a good draft night was over after Julius Randle was nabbed at No. 7 but they were wrong. Management went ahead and purchased the draft rights to the Washington Wizards ’ No...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 1 month ago 39,517 reads 55 comments

  11. 6 2014 NBA Draft Picks Likeliest to Get Major Minutes Right Away

    A slew of 2014 NBA draft picks will make some sort of impact this upcoming season, but only a select few will see major playing time...

    Daniel O'Brien Written by Daniel O'Brien about 1 month ago 33,456 reads 62 comments

  12. Michigan Basketball: Ranking the Wolverines with the Most NBA Potential

    Just more than a week ago, Michigan sent three players to the pros via the 2014 NBA draft : Nik Stauskas (No. 8, Sacramento), Mitch McGary (No. 21, Oklahoma City) and Glenn Robinson III (No...

    Adam Biggers Written by Adam Biggers about 1 month ago 6,022 reads 9 comments

  13. Predicting Which 2014 NBA Draft Picks Will Shine in Summer League

    The NBA Summer League tips off in a matter of days, so it's time to pinpoint which rookies will flourish during the exhibitions. These midsummer tune-ups usually lack the team chemistry and fluidity we're used to seeing in the regular season...

    Daniel O'Brien Written by Daniel O'Brien about 1 month ago 63,097 reads 152 comments

  14. NBA Draft Expert's Notebook: An Early Look Ahead to Class of 2015

    The projected 2015 NBA draft class doesn't quite offer the star power of 2014's, but there are some really strong incoming freshmen, along with a few returning upperclassmen to give this group some depth...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 1 month ago 67,844 reads 115 comments