1. Knicks Owner James Dolan Will Play Gig with Band During NBA Draft

    New York Knicks fans will spend Thursday night covering their ears in fear of hearing a Kristaps Porzingis trade announcement during the NBA draft. Owner James Dolan , meanwhile, is scheduled to play a local gig with his band...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 10 months ago 20,327 reads 0 comments

  2. Josh Jackson Rumored as Target for Teams Looking to Trade Up in 2017 NBA Draft

    Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical reported Thursday that teams are hoping to acquire a top-four overall selection in the 2017 NBA draft in an effort to pick Kansas swingman Josh Jackson ...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 10 months ago 15,104 reads 0 comments

  3. NBA Draft 2018: Early Mock Projections for 1st Round

    For those unhappy with projected selections for Thursday's draft, it's not too early to look ahead at who could potentially enter the league in 2018. This year, guards Markelle Fultz , Lonzo Ball and De'Aaron Fox dominated draft headlines...

    Maurice Moton Written by Maurice Moton about 10 months ago 14,098 reads 0 comments

  4. NBA Trade Rumors: Examining Top Draft-Day Buzz for 2017 NBA Draft

    The NBA has looked more like NBA 2K recently after a flurry of moves ahead of Thursday's 2017 NBA draft...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 10 months ago 5,364 reads 0 comments

  5. 2017 NBA Draft: Latest Mock Draft and Top Rumors Surrounding 1st-Round Prospects

    Has there ever been a crazier offseason than this year's in the NBA ? The 2017 NBA draft is Thursday, but trade rumors, crumbling front offices and even Kawhi Leonard's hairstyle ...

    David  McCracken Written by David McCracken about 10 months ago 4,225 reads 0 comments

  6. Everything You Need to Know About Miami Heat's 2017 NBA Draft

    The Miami Heat hold the 14th and final lottery pick of the 2017 NBA draft . The significance of that depends on one's perspective...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 10 months ago 9,059 reads 0 comments

  7. Josh Jackson, Under Armour Agree to Endorsement Contract

    On the eve of the 2017 NBA Draft , projected top-five pick Josh Jackson has agreed to an endorsement deal with Under Armour...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 10 months ago 9,011 reads 0 comments

  8. Celtics Rumors: Boston Reportedly Interested in Dennis Smith Jr., May Trade Back

    The Boston Celtics have the No. 3 pick of the 2017 NBA draft on Thursday, and what they will do with it remains anyone's guess...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 10 months ago 94,163 reads 0 comments

  9. Lonzo Ball Says He Doesn't Know Lakers' Plan for 2017 NBA Draft

    Lonzo Ball said the Los Angeles Lakers have not informed him whether they intend to take him with the No. 2 overall selection in Thursday's NBA draft. "You know, the Lakers have a plan," Ball said, per Ohm Youngmisuk of ESPN...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 10 months ago 16,440 reads 0 comments

  10. Josh Jackson Says It Was 'Too Late' to Work Out for Celtics Ahead of NBA Draft

    Former Kansas star Josh Jackson might still be a good fit with the Boston Celtics for the No. 3 pick of the NBA draft, but he never got a chance to work out for the team before Thursday's draft...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 10 months ago 16,903 reads 0 comments

  11. Mavericks' 2015 Draft Pick Satnam Singh Could Be India's Yao Ming

    Dallas Mavericks picked up Satnam Singh in the 2015 NBA Draft , and since then, he's been working for his chance to become India's first-ever NBA player. Check him out above...

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  12. 2017 NBA Mock Draft: Predictions for Lonzo Ball and 1st-Round Prospects

    Optimists thought the final hours ahead of the 2017 NBA draft might get wild—but not this wild. First, the Boston Celtics leveraged an interest in Washington's ...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 10 months ago 4,087 reads 0 comments

  13. Mike Krzyzewski Makes Case for High School Players to Be Eligible for NBA Draft

    Longtime Duke University head basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski wants to eliminate the one-and-done college system for top NBA draft prospects by once again allowing the best players ...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 10 months ago 15,164 reads 0 comments

  14. NBA Draft Rumors: Last-Minute 2017 Draft Whispers Around the League

    The NBA rumor mill couldn't make up something fans wouldn't believe right now. This is one of the oddest possible timelines for the Association and its fans...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 10 months ago 6,090 reads 0 comments

  15. De'Aaron Fox Confirms 'Swipa' Nickname Is Inspired by 'Dora the Explorer'

    De'Aaron Fox 's nickname is "Swipa." The connection—a nod to Swiper the Fox from the popular children's show Dora the Explorer —seemed too good to be true...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 10 months ago 105 reads 0 comments

  16. Lakers Rumors: Latest Buzz on Paul George Trade, Lonzo Ball and More

    The Los Angeles Lakers made a splash when they brought in Magic Johnson to run basketball operations as team president, and the ripple effects of that shake-up are starting to manifest...

    Brian Marron Written by Brian Marron about 10 months ago 6,833 reads 0 comments

  17. J. Cole x Dennis Smith: Small-Town Bond from Fayetteville to the NBA

    The fraternal bond between hip-hop and basketball has always been strong. The modern era of the NBA has witnessed lyricists and ballplayers become inseparable. From Shaquille O’Neal’s friendship with the Notorious B...

    B/R Video Written by B/R Video about 10 months ago 37,138 reads 0 comments

  18. Top NBA Draft Pick Lonzo Ball Silences Haters with Unorthodox Shot

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  19. NBA Mock Draft 2017: 1st-Round Predictions and Top Prospects on the Rise

    At this point, we can safely assume that point guards Markelle Fultz and Lonzo Ball will be going first and second in the 2017 NBA draft to the Philadelphia 76ers and Los Angeles Lakers, respectively, but when the Celtics are on the clock at No...

    Paul Kasabian Written by Paul Kasabian about 10 months ago 8,273 reads 0 comments

  20. 2017 NBA Draft Order: Team-by-Team Selection List for Rounds 1-2

    The 2017 NBA Finals are over. Now it's time to see how teams want to build for the future. The Philadelphia 76ers have apparently decided that trading up for the No. 1 overall pick in this year's draft is their best course of action...

    Kristopher Knox Written by Kristopher Knox about 10 months ago 4,231 reads 0 comments

  21. 'Better Off Against Men': Why a Family Chose Life Abroad to Prep Son for NBA

    PORTLAND — It's the second day of Hoop Summit practice in Portland, Oregon, and Isaiah Hartenstein does not want to be disrupted...

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  22. Metrics 101: Best and Worst Trades of No. 1 Pick in NBA History

    Trading the No. 1 pick in the NBA draft is never an easy decision, yet that's exactly what the Boston Celtics have officially elected to do . Shipping off the selection that will likely be used on Markelle Fultz to the Philadelphia 76ers for the No...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 10 months ago 59,011 reads 0 comments

  23. How Sacramento Kings Should Approach 2017 NBA Draft

    Following last year's DeMarcus Cousins trade, there's a different pre-draft feel for the Sacramento Kings . There can be no postseason delusions now—no misplaced hopes regarding a ...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 10 months ago 5,651 reads 0 comments

  24. 'The Full 48' Podcast: Lauri Markkanen, Jonathan Wasserman Talk 2017 NBA Draft

    NBA draft prospect Lauri Markkanen joins Bleacher Report's Howard Beck and Jordan Brenner to discuss what it's like going through the predraft process—including meeting ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Bleacher Report NBA Staff about 10 months ago 2,918 reads 0 comments

  25. With Paul George in Waiting, Lakers Strike a Deal to Open Door for His Arrival

    LOS ANGELES — What the bold new Los Angeles Lakers era of team president Magic Johnson and general manager Rob Pelinka boils down to is this: They believe they can deliver new superstars that others before them could not...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 10 months ago 303,045 reads 0 comments