1. NBA Draft Rumors: Last-Minute 2016 Draft Whispers Around the League

    According to the NBA draft rumors market, former top-five picks sit on the trade block, as do some of this year's top five selections. Those are just the appetizers, too. It's silly season in the Association, which means it's draft week...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 9 days ago 3,615 reads 1 comments

  2. 2016 NBA Draft: Detailing the Biggest Need for Each Team

    From the moment Ben Simmons' name kicks off the 2016 NBA draft to the time Mr. Irrelevant is revealed as the newest member of the Utah Jazz, each team will fight to add players who fit their schemes...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 9 days ago 124,470 reads 202 comments

  3. NBA Draft 2016: Teams That Can Afford to Gamble

    Thursday's NBA draft could be a free-for-all, with executives placing long-shot bets. There's an underwhelming crop of talent beyond Ben Simmons and Brandon Ingram, and the roll ...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 9 days ago 40,853 reads 40 comments

  4. NBA Prospects Tyler Ulis, Kay Felder Following Path of Short-Ball Forefathers

    When the Washington Bullets took Muggsy Bogues with the 12th pick in the 1987 NBA draft, the 5'3" point guard was a punchline in the next day's local paper...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about 9 days ago 18,635 reads 10 comments

  5. NBA Mock Draft 2016: 1st-Round Predictions and Top Prospects on the Rise

    Prognosticators should get at least one prediction right in their 2016 NBA mock drafts. On Tuesday, Cleveland.com's Chris Haynes said the Philadelphia 76ers told Ben Simmons that they'd call his name first on Thursday night...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 9 days ago 2,467 reads 0 comments

  6. 2016 NBA Draft Order: Team-by-Team Selection List for Rounds 1-2

    The upcoming NBA draft on June 23 has some potential superstars at the top, but there is a lot of uncertainty about what will happen throughout the two rounds...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 9 days ago 2,951 reads 1 comments

  7. Ranking Every Current NBA Regime's Draft Track Record

    It's an inexact science for NBA executives to project the futures of untested prospects . It's far easier to be on this side of the coin — evaluating those decisions with the benefit of hindsight...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 9 days ago 73,688 reads 90 comments

  8. NBA Trade Rumors: Rounding Up Latest Reports Before 2016 NBA Draft

    The Philadelphia 76ers will reportedly select Ben Simmons with the first pick in Thursday's NBA draft, according to Cleveland.com's Chris Haynes. But beyond that, uncertainty seems to be the only certainty...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 9 days ago 2,668 reads 1 comments

  9. The Top 10 NBA 2017 Draft Prospects in the ACC

    Youth will be served in the ACC during the 2016-17 season, as 11 of the top 30 players in 247Sports' recruiting rankings are headed to the league this fall...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 9 days ago 20,718 reads 38 comments

  10. 2016 NBA Draft Prospects: Breaking Down the Pro Future of Diamond Stone

    Diamond Stone is coming into the NBA at the wrong time. Back-to-the-basket scorers like him are now referred to as throwbacks, as the NBA has evolved into a more perimeter-oriented league...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about 10 days ago 6,481 reads 3 comments

  11. 2016 NBA Draft Odds: Dunn, Brown, Hield Among Favorites Behind Simmons, Ingram

    LSU’s Ben Simmons and Duke’s Brandon Ingram are a slam dunk to become the first and second players selected in the 2016 NBA draft on Thursday, respectively...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by OddsShark.com about 10 days ago 1,151 reads 0 comments

  12. NBA Mock Draft 2016: Bold Predictions for 1st-Round Prospects

    In hindsight, most would not have believed some of the wild things that happened in last year's NBA draft...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 10 days ago 96,689 reads 111 comments

  13. Ben Simmons Rumors: 76ers Reportedly to Pick SF with 1st Pick of 2016 NBA Draft

    Any suspense about who the Philadelphia 76ers would take with the No. 1 pick in Thursday's NBA draft has apparently ended, as Chris Haynes of Cleveland.com reported the 76ers have informed Ben Simmons he will be their selection...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 10 days ago 47,833 reads 305 comments

  14. NBA Draft Rumors: Latest Trade Rumblings on Potential 2016 Picks and Prospects

    Now that LeBron James and Kyrie Irving have ended the Cleveland Cavaliers' title drought, all eyes turn to the NBA draft...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 10 days ago 121,663 reads 218 comments

  15. NBA Draft Prospect Brandon Ingram Pranks People with Drawings in NYC

    In addition to playing basketball exceptionally well, NBA prospect Brandon Ingram is keen on drawing. In March, the former Duke forward said, "I always liked trying to recreate still-life images of people," per Matt Norlander of CBS Sports...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 10 days ago 83,671 reads 20 comments

  16. How an NBA Executive Unearths Hidden Gems Around the Globe

    BOSTON — Long gone are the days when international prospects were the stuff of novelty . Kristaps Porzingis putback dunks, Giannis Antetokounmpo coast-to-coast ...

    Brian Robb Written by Brian Robb about 10 days ago 871 reads 1 comments

  17. Everything We Know About Mysterious Chinese NBA Draft Prospect Zhou Qi

    Since Yao Ming 's 2011 retirement and Yi Jianlian's flameout in 2012, the NBA -obsessed people of China have yearned for another homegrown hero. To whomever that distinction falls, so too will the attention of over a billion star-thirsty onlookers...

    David Pick Written by David Pick about 10 days ago 19,911 reads 13 comments

  18. NBA Draft 2016: TV Schedule, Live Stream and Latest Mock Draft Predictions

    Hot on the heels of a thrilling Finals that went the full seven games and saw the Cleveland Cavaliers capture their maiden championship, the 2016 NBA draft is already almost here...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 10 days ago 3,606 reads 0 comments

  19. Ben Simmons Impresses with Ball Spin and Bottle Flip

    Superb ball-handling is part of what made Ben Simmons a potential top NBA draft pick. Here he is, showing off that dexterity by spinning a basketball and flipping a water bottle at the same time...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 10 days ago 10,151 reads 6 comments

  20. Top NBA Draft Prospects Go All-in for 'Space Jam 2' Auditions

    The top 2016 NBA draft prospects decided to test their acting skills with hopes of being cast in Space Jam 2 ...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 10 days ago 7,008 reads 14 comments

  21. Ben Simmons Learns Valuable Lesson from D'Angelo Russell in New Foot Locker Ad

    Ben Simmons has long been projected to go as high as No. 1 in the NBA draft, and he'll learn his fate Thursday night. Though he doesn't yet have an official team, Simmons has hit the ground running on endorsements...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 10 days ago 207,278 reads 144 comments

  22. NBA Trade Rumors: Latest Buzz on Potential 2016 Draft-Day Moves

    The 2016 NBA draft begins Thursday, and it appears the draftees will not be the only players joining new teams...

    Brian Marron Written by Brian Marron about 10 days ago 74,688 reads 103 comments

  23. NBA Draft Expert's Ultimate Tale of the Tape: Ben Simmons vs. Brandon Ingram

    LSU's Ben Simmons and Duke's Brandon Ingram have sat atop NBA draft boards for months. They've separated themselves with flashes of potential and production to match exciting upside...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 10 days ago 29,542 reads 48 comments

  24. 2016 NBA Mock Draft: Current Projections for Every 1st-Round Prospect

    On Thursday, 60 draft prospects will fulfill their dreams of being selected by an NBA team. But it’s not only an exciting time for the players—teams are also hoping ...

    Jared  Johnson Written by Jared Johnson about 10 days ago 7,827 reads 0 comments

  25. Prince Ibeh's Improbable Journey from Texas Bench to NBA Draft Boards

    Oklahoma got the switch it wanted when Texas Longhorns behemoth Prince Ibeh ended up on guard Isaiah Cousins...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about 10 days ago 12,871 reads 9 comments