1. Markelle Fultz Reportedly Will Only Work Out for Celtics Before 2017 NBA Draft

    Keith Pompey of the Philadelphia Inquirer reported Tuesday that NBA draft prospect Markelle Fultz will only work out for the Boston Celtics ...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 1 month ago 36,740 reads 0 comments

  2. Markelle Fultz, Lonzo Ball Go 1-2 in Chad Ford's 6th 2017 NBA Mock Draft

    ESPN NBA analyst Chad Ford released his sixth mock for the upcoming 2017 NBA draft Tuesday morning, and Washington point guard Markelle Fultz holds down the top spot as the projected selection of the Boston Celtics...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 1 month ago 49,303 reads 0 comments

  3. 2017 NBA Mock Draft: Predictions for Most Intriguing Prospects

    What makes for an intriguing NBA draft prospect? Sometimes, it's the amount of positive hype a player is receiving before the draft. This year, that's former University of Kentucky point guard De'Aaron Fox ...

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  4. NBA Draft 2017: Mock Draft and Teams That Could Make Surprising Selections

    There's a unique drama surrounding the 2017 NBA draft on June 22. It starts at the top with former UCLA star Lonzo Ball—not necessarily him as a player—but his support group, namely his father causing a ruckus on the media waves...

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  5. 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 1 month ago 11,810 reads 0 comments

  6. Markelle Fultz Reportedly to Meet With Celtics Monday Ahead of 2017 NBA Draft

    Former Washington Huskies guard Markelle Fultz will meet with the Boston Celtics on Monday in advance of the 2017 NBA draft, according to ESPN.com's Jeff Goodman ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 month ago 23,428 reads 0 comments

  7. Lakers Rumors: Latest on Jordan Clarkson Trade, Not Being Sold on Lonzo Ball

    There's always something going on in Laker Land. Even with the Cleveland Cavaliers , Golden State Warriors and NBA Finals dominating the hoops news cycle, the Los Angeles Lakers ...

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  8. 2017 NBA Mock Draft: Latest Top Prospects' Stock Watch and 1st-Round Predictions

    It's easy to let the NBA draft process slip into the background. After all, the Finals between the Cleveland Cavaliers and Golden State Warriors look compelling again, even if Game 1 was a blowout in favor of the latter...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 1 month ago 22,111 reads 0 comments

  9. NBA Mock Draft 2017: Predictions for Where Coveted 1st-Round Prospects Will Land

    As basketball fans eagerly await Game 2 of the NBA Finals to see whether the Cleveland Cavaliers can come back after getting blown out by the Golden State Warriors 113-91 in Game ...

    David  McCracken Written by David McCracken about 1 month ago 6,861 reads 0 comments

  10. Jerry Colangelo Says People Around Lonzo Ball Are 'Challenging'

    Philadelphia 76ers special adviser Jerry Colangelo said Friday that evaluating former UCLA point guard Lonzo Ball is "challenging" because of the "people around him," though he didn't mention the star's outspoken father, LaVar Ball, by name...

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  11. High School Players May Soon Return to the NBA Draft, & That's Good for the NCAA

    On Wednesday, Adam Silver showed once again that he is the most sensible commissioner in sports. In an interview on Fox Sports' The Herd , Silver revealed he is rethinking ...

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  12. 2017 NBA Mock Draft: Breakdown of Underrated Prospects, 1st-Round Predictions

    When it comes to the NBA draft, much of the focus usually ends up on the top few prospects, those widely considered to be lottery picks...

    Kristopher Knox Written by Kristopher Knox about 1 month ago 3,905 reads 0 comments

  13. NBA Mock Draft: Predicting Every Pick as 2017 Finals Begin

    As the NBA Finals kicks off, front offices around the league are building their draft boards. And there is a ton of uncertainty, starting at the top with the Boston Celtics likely ...

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  14. Which NBA Prospects Have Had the Biggest Pre-Draft Rise?

    Looking for the best NBA coverage around? Bleacher Report is the go-to destination. B/R's NBA coverage delivers must-see hardwood analysis on a daily basis. You've never been so ready for some basketball...

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  15. Knicks Rumors: New York Reportedly Talked Blazers Trade for 2017 NBA Draft Pick

    Reports emerged Thursday that the New York Knicks have spoken with the Portland Trail Blazers in an effort to acquire another first-round pick in the 2017 NBA draft. Sean Deveney of Sporting News reported and ESPN...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 1 month ago 116,927 reads 0 comments

  16. Breaking Down Strengths, Weaknesses of Top Shooting Guards in 2017 NBA Draft

    With so much attention being paid to the exciting floor generals in the 2017 NBA draft class, quality shooting guards are flying below the radar...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 1 month ago 32,612 reads 0 comments

  17. John Wall Says De'Aaron Fox Will Be Better Than Lonzo Ball, Markelle Fultz

    Count John Wall among those who believes De'Aaron Fox will have a better NBA career than Lonzo Ball or Markelle Fultz...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 month ago 51,340 reads 0 comments

  18. Top 3 Lights-Out Shooters in 2017 NBA Draft

    Looking for the best NBA coverage around? Bleacher Report is the go-to destination. B/R's NBA coverage delivers must-see hardwood analysis on a daily basis. You've never been so ready for some basketball...

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  19. Adam Silver Says LaVar Ball Will 'Settle Down' Once Lonzo Is Taken in NBA Draft

    NBA Commissioner Adam Silver expects LaVar Ball to "settle down" after his son, top 2017 draft prospect Lonzo Ball , gets selected...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 1 month ago 14,519 reads 0 comments

  20. NBA Draft 2017: Mock Draft Projections for 1st-Round Players Who Will Be Steals

    The nature of the NBA draft can make it hard to quantify a steal. In the top half of the order or so, teams take gambles on younger players boasting plenty of upside and hope for the best...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 1 month ago 9,469 reads 0 comments

  21. 2017 NBA Draft: Jonathan Isaac or Jayson Tatum, Who Ya Got?

    Kansas' Josh Jackson may be the 2017 NBA draft's top forward, but teams selecting in the Nos. 3-8 range — plus anyone looking to trade up —must also debate between Duke's Jayson Tatum and Florida State's Jonathan Isaac as well...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 1 month ago 39,970 reads 0 comments

  22. De'Aaron Fox Reportedly Will Work out for Lakers, 76ers Ahead of 2017 NBA Draft

    Former Kentucky Wildcats point guard De'Aaron Fox will work out for the Los Angeles Lakers and Philadelphia 76ers in advance of the 2017 NBA draft, according to the Los Angeles Daily News ' Mark Medina ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 month ago 14,240 reads 0 comments

  23. Lakers Rumors: Lonzo Ball Workout Date with LA Reportedly Revealed

    UCLA point guard Lonzo Ball reportedly has a workout and meeting scheduled with the Los Angeles Lakers on June 7, according to The Vertical's Shams Charania ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 month ago 16,730 reads 0 comments

  24. Markelle Fultz Spoke with Danny Ainge, Wants to Be Celtics' Top NBA Draft Pick

    Markelle Fultz, the projected No. 1 pick in the 2017 NBA Draft , has already spoken with Boston Celtics president of basketball operations Danny Ainge and left no doubt he wants to be the first player off the board...

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  25. LaVar Ball Reportedly Declined $10 Million Lonzo Shoe Deal

    Sports apparel giants Nike, Adidas and Under Armour were reportedly prepared to offer UCLA point guard Lonzo Ball , a top prospect in the 2017 NBA draft, a $10 million shoe contract, but his father, LaVar Ball, wanted a "more lucrative" deal...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 1 month ago 253,271 reads 0 comments