1. 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 2 months ago 48,019 reads 305 comments

  2. 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 2 months ago 121,822 reads 218 comments

  3. 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 2 months ago 84,016 reads 20 comments

  4. 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 2 months ago 1,007 reads 1 comments

  5. 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 2 months ago 21,683 reads 13 comments

  6. 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 2 months ago 3,885 reads 0 comments

  7. 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 2 months ago 10,293 reads 6 comments

  8. 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 2 months ago 7,149 reads 14 comments

  9. 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 2 months ago 207,981 reads 144 comments

  10. 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 2 months ago 75,012 reads 103 comments

  11. 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 2 months ago 30,005 reads 48 comments

  12. 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 2 months ago 7,864 reads 0 comments

  13. 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 2 months ago 13,051 reads 9 comments

  14. Rounding Up the Latest LA Lakers Rumors Ahead of the 2016 NBA Draft

    The 2016 NBA draft is just days away, and Los Angeles Lakers rumors are holding at a steady boil. L.A. has the No. 2 pick in hand with two clear candidates at the top—LSU’s Ben Simmons and Duke’s Brandon Ingram...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 2 months ago 14,947 reads 2 comments

  15. 2016 NBA Draft Prospects: Breaking Down Pro Future of UW's Dejounte Murray

    Dejounte Murray is an example of why "this is a weak draft" has been the narrative for the last year...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about 2 months ago 15,028 reads 10 comments

  16. NBA Draft 2016: TV Schedule, Latest Mock Predictions and Top Sleeper Prospects

    Talk about NBA draft sleepers always stands as one of the most heated topics ahead of the major event. The 2016 NBA draft might be the best recent example...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 2 months ago 3,926 reads 1 comments

  17. Chad Ford 2016 Mock Draft: Notable Picks from ESPN Guru's Latest Predictions

    If the latest 2016 NBA mock draft from ESPN's Chad Ford is any sign, the event will be much more unpredictable after the first two picks than most could have ever predicted...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 2 months ago 2,686 reads 0 comments

  18. Brandon Ingram Would Be Perfect Weapon for LA Lakers in Modern NBA

    Toward the conclusion of Brandon Ingram’s initial media scrum in Los Angeles, the lanky, prodigiously gifted prospect—who in all likelihood will be selected by the Lakers ...

    Michael Pina Written by Michael Pina about 2 months ago 26,753 reads 70 comments

  19. Best Comparisons for Every Top-30 Prospect in 2016 NBA Draft

    Every new prospect is a unique player when he enters the NBA , but that doesn't mean each defies comparison...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 2 months ago 89,475 reads 169 comments

  20. NBA Mock Draft 2016: Predictions for Top Prospects with Draft Day Approaching

    Now that the 2015-16 NBA season is over, it’s time to focus on the offseason, specifically the rookie draft coming up Thursday. The event, like always, will bring plenty of entertainment...

    Jared  Johnson Written by Jared Johnson about 2 months ago 13,930 reads 1 comments

  21. NBA Draft 2016: Latest Mock Draft for Top 1st-Round Prospects

    Few recent drafts have had a build as entertaining as the march to the 2016 NBA draft. Where to even start? There's a legitimate battle for the No...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 2 months ago 21,632 reads 0 comments

  22. 2016 NBA Mock Draft: Predictions, Storylines Surrounding 1st-Round Prospects

    Once the NBA Finals are over after Sunday night's Game 7, the focus for most basketball fans will shift to the 2016 NBA draft Thursday in Brooklyn, New York...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 2 months ago 5,526 reads 0 comments

  23. Chad Ford NBA Mock Draft 2016: Notable Picks from ESPN Guru's 9th Mock

    The first two picks of Thursday's NBA draft are—at least seemingly—set. The Philadelphia 76ers have narrowed their focus to LSU's Ben Simmons, and the Los Angeles Lakers will happily take Duke's Brandon Ingram with the second pick...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 2 months ago 100,435 reads 99 comments

  24. Buddy Hield Comments on Potential Fit with Lakers Ahead of 2016 NBA Draft

    The prevailing thought for the Los Angeles Lakers' 2016 NBA draft plan seems to be they'll take either Brandon Ingram or Ben Simmons at No. 2 overall, but Buddy Hield believes he could be the team's pick...

    Brian Marron Written by Brian Marron about 2 months ago 96,087 reads 247 comments

  25. NBA Mock Draft 2016: 1st-Round Predictions and Top Fringe Prospects to Know

    Big-name players such as LSU's Ben Simmons and Duke's Brandon Ingram are at the forefront entering the 2016 NBA draft on Thursday, but there is plenty of talent available throughout ...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 2 months ago 6,086 reads 0 comments