1. 2017 NBA Draft: 1st-Round Selection Order, Analyzing Top Upperclassmen Prospects

    The draft lottery is wrapped, the combine is in the rearview and NBA prospects from all over the world are in the workout phase leading up to the draft...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 8 months ago 3,826 reads 0 comments

  2. 2017 NBA Mock Draft: 1st Round Predictions and Biggest Boom-or-Bust Prospects

    The 2017 NBA draft, on paper, looks like it will have many more hits than misses. In particular, it's hard to make a case that any of the top five players on most big boards ( Markelle ...

    Paul Kasabian Written by Paul Kasabian about 8 months ago 8,186 reads 0 comments

  3. 2017 NBA Mock Draft: 1st-Round Predictions for Most Intriguing Prospects

    Now that NBA teams know the draft selection order, it's time to focus on potential roster fits. Like most years, the most intriguing prospects come from powerhouse programs...

    Maurice Moton Written by Maurice Moton about 8 months ago 26,376 reads 0 comments

  4. NBA Mock Draft 2017: Post-Lottery Projections for 1st-Round Prospects

    NBA drafts come and go—but this year's feels more important than usual. Look at some of the teams in the top 10. No, not the usual appearances by teams like the Philadelphia 76ers or Orlando Magic...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 8 months ago 9,660 reads 0 comments

  5. NBA Draft 2017: Complete 1st-Round Mock Draft and Sleepers to Watch

    The 2017 NBA draft received some clarity Tuesday night with the announcement of the lottery results, which rewarded the Boston Celtics with the first overall pick...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 8 months ago 20,998 reads 0 comments

  6. 2017 NBA Mock Draft: Predictions for Where 1st-Round Prospects Will Land

    The NBA draft lottery is over and the order is set, which means it's time for a deep dive into a fresh mock draft. So let's do that first, before we go into detail on how the early picks could play out come June 22...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 8 months ago 43,395 reads 0 comments

  7. 5 Prospects New York Knicks Should Target Following NBA Draft Lottery

    If it weren't for bad luck, the New York Knicks would have no luck at all, and the NBA lottery sure manifested the truth of that statement. There wasn't a great chance they were going to move up in the draft...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 8 months ago 30,689 reads 0 comments

  8. Lakers Will Ask About LaVar Ball's Involvement at UCLA, Luke Walton Says

    Luke Walton said Friday on the Dan Patrick Show that the Los Angeles Lakers will contact UCLA head coach Steve Alford to ask questions about LaVar Ball's involvement with the program...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 8 months ago 72,501 reads 0 comments

  9. Predictions for the 2017 NBA Draft Following Draft Lottery

    Jonathan Wasserman is digging deep into the pool of draft-eligible players after the outcome of the 2017 NBA draft lottery on Tuesday to bring his predictions. Watch above...

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  10. NBA Draft 2017: Latest Mock Draft and Teams with Most to Lose on June 22

    The NBA draft is the most important time of year for many rebuilding teams. With the future of their franchises in doubt, they need to do their homework on all the top prospects so they don't end up with a bust...

    Jared  Johnson Written by Jared Johnson about 8 months ago 7,070 reads 0 comments

  11. 2017 NBA Mock Draft: Predictions for Where Top Prospects Will Land in 1st Round

    Even after the beatdown loss that was Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Finals, it's still a good time to be a Boston Celtics fan...

    David  McCracken Written by David McCracken about 8 months ago 18,087 reads 0 comments

  12. 10 Realistic Trades After the Results of 2017 NBA Draft Lottery

    Has the end of the NBA draft lottery got you down? Are you finding it difficult to derive enough joy from the overwhelmingly predictable playoffs? Have you become tired of thumbing ...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 8 months ago 410,572 reads 0 comments

  13. Reimagining the Biggest NBA Draft Lottery 'What Ifs' in History

    Years from now, a handful of the teams currently sitting at the bottom of the NBA 's barrel will invariably be left wondering what could have been had the pingpong balls bounced differently in the 2017 draft lottery...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 8 months ago 149,026 reads 0 comments

  14. 2017 NBA Mock Draft: Top Prospects and 1st-Round Predictions Following Lottery

    Small-market teams can't exactly be thrilled after the NBA 's draft lottery. Technically speaking, almost everything near the top of the order played out as expected going into the event...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 8 months ago 41,061 reads 0 comments

  15. NBA Mock Draft 2017: Round 1 Projections, Prospects' Post-Lottery Landing Spots

    With the lottery in the rearview, we now know the complete order for the 2017 NBA draft. The Boston Celtics, Los Angeles Lakers and Philadelphia 76ers, who pick in the top three, were the big winners on lottery night Tuesday...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 8 months ago 15,346 reads 0 comments

  16. NBA Rumors: Latest Trade Rumblings Following 2017 Draft Lottery

    The 2017 NBA draft order was officially set on Tuesday night as the lottery teams learned of their fate. The Boston Celtics, thanks to a pick acquired from the Brooklyn Nets, earned the No...

    Ryan McCrystal Written by Ryan McCrystal about 8 months ago 12,537 reads 0 comments

  17. Each NBA Lottery Team's Draft Whiteboard

    With the 2017 NBA lottery complete, teams can officially start building their draft boards and strategies. Preparation for the big night is key...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 8 months ago 210,511 reads 0 comments

  18. The Full 48 Podcast: 76ers Coach Brett Brown Didn't Want Lakers' 2017 Pick

    The Philadelphia 76ers could soon be overflowing with star-level talent after landing yet another top-three pick in Tuesday's 2017 NBA draft lottery, the fourth consecutive year they've done so...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Bleacher Report NBA Staff about 8 months ago 34,380 reads 0 comments

  19. Paul Pierce Says Celtics Should Trade No. 1 Pick in 2017 NBA Draft

    Less than 24 hours after inadvertently helping the Boston Celtics land the No. 1 overall selection in the 2017 NBA draft, Paul Pierce said he wants his former team to move the pick...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 8 months ago 70,199 reads 0 comments

  20. LaVar Ball Says Shoe Deal Is $3 Billion with Lonzo Possibly Playing for Lakers

    The NBA draft lottery went exactly as LaVar Ball wanted, and he is now expecting even bigger things for his company...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 8 months ago 11,198 reads 0 comments

  21. LaVar Ball Hopes Celtics Don't Draft Lonzo, Says Markelle Fultz Is the Best

    LaVar Ball was magnanimous in his praise of Markelle Fultz, but he may have had an ulterior motive. In an interview Wednesday on FS1's Undisputed , Ball called Fultz "the perfect ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 8 months ago 3,958 reads 0 comments

  22. Chad Ford NBA Mock Draft 2017: Notable Picks from ESPN Guru's 5th Mock

    ESPN NBA analyst Chad Ford released his fifth mock draft for the 2017 NBA draft following the lottery results Tuesday night ...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 8 months ago 20,443 reads 0 comments

  23. NBA Draft Order 2017: Fresh Mock Draft After Lottery Results

    After winning their second-round series against the Washington Wizards with a seventh-game victory Monday night, the Boston Celtics were back in the winner's circle Tuesday when they were awarded the No...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 8 months ago 5,297 reads 0 comments

  24. Celtics Co-Owner Wyc Grousbeck Coy About Lonzo Ball to TMZ After Draft Lottery

    Boston Celtics co-owner Wyc Grousbeck confirmed UCLA point guard Lonzo Ball is one of the players under consideration after the team won the 2017 NBA draft lottery Tuesday night...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 8 months ago 14,063 reads 0 comments

  25. Lonzo and LaVar Ball Celebrate Lakers' Landing No. 2 Pick from Chino Hills Home

    LaVar Ball told us it would happen. The Los Angeles Lakers came out of Tuesday night's NBA draft lottery with the No. 2 overall pick, putting them in position to select former Chino Hills (California) and UCLA star guard Lonzo Ball ...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 8 months ago 111,169 reads 0 comments