1. 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 1 month ago 14,892 reads 2 comments

  2. 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 1 month ago 14,660 reads 9 comments

  3. 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 1 month ago 3,922 reads 1 comments

  4. 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 1 month ago 2,656 reads 0 comments

  5. 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 1 month ago 26,728 reads 70 comments

  6. 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 1 month ago 89,032 reads 169 comments

  7. 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 1 month ago 13,919 reads 1 comments

  8. 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 1 month ago 21,622 reads 0 comments

  9. 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 1 month ago 5,522 reads 0 comments

  10. 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 1 month ago 100,290 reads 99 comments

  11. 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 1 month ago 96,026 reads 247 comments

  12. 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 1 month ago 6,083 reads 0 comments

  13. The 'Good Guys' of the 2016 NBA Draft

    Hype surrounding the NBA draft is forever focused on words like "potential," "athleticism" and "wingspan" ( drink! ), so we forget the months leading up to the event are basically a job interview where minds and values are also cross-examined...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about 1 month ago 58,148 reads 39 comments

  14. NBA Draft 2016: 1st-Round Mock Draft and Names to Watch on Stock Market

    LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers' pursuit to make history by digging themselves out of a 3-1 hole in the 2016 NBA Finals has the spotlight right now...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 1 month ago 9,494 reads 1 comments

  15. Playing Keep or Trade with Every Lottery Pick in 2016 NBA Draft

    To borrow (and reconstruct) a quote from Saw : Let's play a game —an NBA draft game. Between now and the June 23 selection soiree, the Association's rumor mill will reach its boiling point...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 month ago 149,990 reads 220 comments

  16. NBA Draft 2016: Updated Draft Order and Latest News on Hottest Prospects

    No team is going to give away its strategy as the 2016 NBA draft approaches, but this period has provided a chance to gauge the stock on a number of players...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 1 month ago 3,867 reads 0 comments

  17. 2016 NBA Draft Prospects: Breaking Down Pro Future of Wichita State's Ron Baker

    Ron Baker is a borderline second-round pick in the 2016 NBA draft. However, it's also possible he goes undrafted on June 23. But be wary of counting out Baker making it to the NBA...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about 1 month ago 9,105 reads 12 comments

  18. NBA Mock Draft 2016: Round 1 Predictions and Projections for Fringe 1st-Rounders

    Much of the focus leading up to the 2016 NBA draft next Thursday is on the top few picks, but there are often quality sleepers available at the end of the first round who can make a difference...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 1 month ago 4,728 reads 0 comments

  19. Ben Simmons: Latest News, Rumors and Buzz on SF's 2016 NBA Draft Stock

    LSU forward Ben Simmons is widely viewed as the favorite to be selected first overall in the 2016 NBA draft, and as such, he has reportedly gone through a predraft workout with the team slated to pick first...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 1 month ago 40,113 reads 125 comments

  20. NBA Draft 2016: Round 1 Predictions, Updated Order and Projections for Top Stars

    The first pick in the 2016 NBA draft hasn't been officially spoiled, but it's easy to narrow down the suspects...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 1 month ago 2,459 reads 2 comments

  21. International Hoops Notebook: Dragan Bender Is Not Kristaps Porzingis

    Sometimes the easiest pro comparison for an NBA prospect is the most unfair one. That may be the case with European 2016 NBA draft wunderkind Dragan Bender, who's earned plenty ...

    David Pick Written by David Pick about 1 month ago 39,134 reads 40 comments

  22. 2016 NBA Mock Draft: Predictions for Prospects Whose Stocks Are on the Rise

    NBA draft prospects aren ’t playing meaningful basketball games at the moment, but that doesn ’t mean their respective stocks aren ’t changing...

    Jared  Johnson Written by Jared Johnson about 1 month ago 3,998 reads 0 comments

  23. 10 Bold Predictions for the 2016 NBA Draft

    The 2016 NBA draft is shaping up to be one of the wackier affairs in recent memory. Beyond LSU's Ben Simmons and Duke's Brandon Ingram presumably becoming the first two picks, everything else is still up in the air...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 1 month ago 218,185 reads 272 comments

  24. Denzel Valentine: Latest News, Rumors and Buzz on SG's 2016 NBA Draft Stock

    Denzel Valentine is a likely first-round pick in the upcoming NBA draft on June 23, but concern regarding his knees could lead to a precipitous fall down draft boards...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 1 month ago 6,532 reads 25 comments

  25. 2016 NBA Draft Prospects: Breaking Down Future of Seton Hall's Isaiah Whitehead

    Isaiah Whitehead bounced back nicely from an underwhelming freshman year at Seton Hall. But it wasn't until March that the NBA buzz started to strengthen...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 1 month ago 5,552 reads 3 comments