1. Stock Up, Stock Down for Top 20 Draft Prospects After 2014 NBA Trade Deadline

    As we inch closer to conference tournament play, our top-20 board has begun to solidify itself. And the top dogs in the class continue to ball. Joel Embiid, Andrew Wiggins and Jabari Parker have each been pretty darn good as of late...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 1 month ago 16,080 reads 39 comments

  2. The Ideal Star Pairing for Every Top 2014 NBA Draft Prospect

    A dynamic duo is one of the most compelling phenomena in the NBA , and the 2014 draft class is poised to form some exciting tandems with current stars...

    Daniel O'Brien Written by Daniel O'Brien about 1 month ago 68,728 reads 228 comments

  3. NBA Draft Expert's Notebook: Why Joel Embiid Is Still No. 1 2014 Prospect

    Hopefully that rough stretch in early February didn't have you questioning Joel Embiid 's credentials as a No. 1 overall draft candidate. The big fella just needed to charge the old battery, that's all...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 1 month ago 17,383 reads 35 comments

  4. Why Gary Harris Is Safer 2014 NBA Draft Prospect Than James Young

    Michigan State sophomore Gary Harris and Kentucky freshman James Young are two of the highest-ranked shooting guards or wings in the projected 2014 NBA draft class...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 1 month ago 4,781 reads 14 comments

  5. Julius Randle Powers Kentucky Wildcats Past Ole Miss Rebels

    The Kentucky Wildcats came into Oxford in need of a win after dropping a 69-59 contest to the Florida Gators on Saturday, and they got just that with a 84-70 victory over the Ole Miss Rebels...

    Jason Marcum Written by Jason Marcum about 1 month ago 370 reads 1 comments

  6. No. 18 Kentucky Tops Mississippi 84-70

    OXFORD, Miss. -- Kentucky's Julius Randle started his big night with a few dunks, then made a boatload of free throws and capped it off with a difficult finish in the lane to seal the victory...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 1 month ago 918 reads 0 comments

  7. 5 NBA Teams Targeting Future Draft Picks Entering 2014 Trade Deadline

    There are some teams that use the NBA trading deadline to improve for the second half of the year. And there are others that use it to build for the future. These are the sellers—the teams that are thinking big picture...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 1 month ago 925 reads 0 comments

  8. In Australia with Dante Exum: Life as a Top NBA Prospect, Outside the Spotlight

    My quest to introduce Americans to the hottest—and yet most mysterious— NBA draft prospect in the world, Dante Exum, started with a bit of time zone confusion that could well have ended my pursuit in its tracks...

    Jared Zwerling Written by Jared Zwerling about 1 month ago 42,266 reads 77 comments

  9. Who Would the NBA's Worst Teams Take with No. 1 Pick in 2014 NBA Draft?

    There are roughly six teams who stink just enough to make a run at the lottery. And based on their rosters, along with the stage they're at in their rebuilding process, each franchise will likely have a different-looking draft board...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 1 month ago 43,490 reads 158 comments

  10. Predicting Future All-Stars in 2014 NBA Draft Class

    With another thrilling NBA All-Star weekend hot off the presses, it's time to look ahead and project which 2014 draft prospects will enjoy future mid-February festivities...

    Daniel O'Brien Written by Daniel O'Brien about 1 month ago 19,934 reads 69 comments

  11. It's Time to Move Tyler Ennis into the Elite Group of 2014 NBA Draft Prospects

    Tyler Ennis has been delivering for Syracuse since Day 1, but it has taken a while for the point guard's NBA draft stock to catch up...

    Daniel O'Brien Written by Daniel O'Brien about 2 months ago 9,220 reads 15 comments

  12. The Ultimate Andrew Wiggins-Jabari Parker Comparison: Who Comes Out on Top?

    It's a debate going on in every gym, cafeteria, laundromat and NBA draft room. Andrew Wiggins or Jabari Parker—a toss-up that could ultimately impact the next five, 10—maybe ...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 2 months ago 27,295 reads 114 comments

  13. Best Potential Landing Spots for Andrew Wiggins in 2014 NBA Draft

    While he may not be quite as good as we expected coming into college, Kansas prospect Andrew Wiggins remains one of the biggest prizes in the 2014 NBA draft ...

    Daniel O'Brien Written by Daniel O'Brien about 2 months ago 33,158 reads 81 comments

  14. NBA Draft Expert's Notebook: Is Doug McDermott Worthy of a 2014 Lottery Pick?

    There's one of these type of guys every year. Some believe in Creighton senior Doug McDermott, while others just don't see it when they put on their NBA goggles. McDermott has gotten to the point where he's nearly mastered the college game...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 2 months ago 13,698 reads 54 comments

  15. Can Kobe Bryant Pay It Forward with Dante Exum?

    Heading into his final two seasons with the Los Angeles Lakers , Kobe Bryant may have an opportunity to close out the chapter in an unexpected way—by mentoring Australian sensation Dante Exum...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 2 months ago 20,183 reads 63 comments

  16. The Most Lethal Shooters of the 2014 NBA Draft Class

    Shooting—you won't find a team in the NBA that has enough of it. Everyone could use a shooter. A lethal outside stroke alone could actually be enough to get you drafted or give you a career...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 2 months ago 19,337 reads 24 comments

  17. 2014 NBA Mock Draft: Projecting Entire First Round, Pre-Trade Deadline

    Though there's plenty of star power at the top, it might ultimately be the depth that defines this 2014 NBA draft class. If you've got a first-round pick, you'll have an excellent shot at acquiring an asset or immediate contributor...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 2 months ago 93,365 reads 123 comments

  18. NBA Draft 2014: Delon Wright Is the Best Prospect You've Never Heard Of

    Every college basketball season there are a few solid NBA prospects who mysteriously fly under the NBA draft radar. This year, Utah's Delon Wright is one of those players. Wright is the younger brother of NBA veteran swingman Dorell Wright...

    Tim Grimes Written by Tim Grimes about 2 months ago 5,626 reads 4 comments

  19. 2014 NBA Mock Draft: Early Look at Smartest Picks for Each Team

    For the second year in a row, there is legitimate debate over who should be the No. 1 pick in the NBA draft. Last season, no one really knew who the Cleveland Cavaliers would take with the top selection up until the pick was made...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 2 months ago 61,645 reads 105 comments

  20. NBA Draft Update: Marcus Smart's Stock Takes Hit Because He 'Pouts,' Can't Shoot

    Oklahoma State hoops standout Marcus Smart has been getting considerable negative attention of late after an unfortunate altercation with a Texas Tech fan. Many have speculated about how this incident would affect Smart's draft stock...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 2 months ago 1,739 reads 2 comments

  21. Jason King's Updated Top 5 NBA Prospects

    The NBA season might not be over yet, but it's never too early to start talking about the 2014 NBA draft...especially if your team is looking forward to a top lottery pick...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 2 months ago 36,668 reads 71 comments

  22. 1 Weakness Every Top-10 2014 NBA Draft Prospect Must Correct

    The top tier of the 2014 NBA draft is brimming with talent and exceptional potential, but even premier prospects have skill deficiencies that need sharpening...

    Daniel O'Brien Written by Daniel O'Brien about 2 months ago 13,576 reads 23 comments

  23. Melbourne Teen Dante Exum Nominates for NBA National Draft

    Melbourne teenager Dante Exum is set to pocket up to $US5 million after nominating for the upcoming NBA national draft...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Varoon Bose about 2 months ago 1,261 reads 0 comments

  24. NBA Draft 2014: Despite Being the Likely No. 1 Pick, Joel Embiid Is Underrated

    Over the past three months, Kansas center Joel Embiid has gone from being a relatively unknown freshman center to the likely No. 1 pick in the 2014 NBA draft. His rapid ascension has been both stunning and well-deserved...

    Tim Grimes Written by Tim Grimes about 2 months ago 3,487 reads 2 comments

  25. Andrew Wiggins' Defense Mixes Concerning Lapses, Encouraging Flashes

    Just like his offensive potential, Kansas freshman Andrew Wiggins ' defensive upside is off the charts. You really couldn't ask for a better set of lock-down tools for a wing...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 2 months ago 3,836 reads 7 comments