1. 2018 NBA Draft: Players Already Improving Their Stock

    Enough college basketball has been played for scouts to have updated thoughts on NBA prospects. The No. 1 overall conversation sounds different from what we heard before the season...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 4 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  2. Grading Every 1st-Round 2017 NBA Draft Pick so Far This Season

    Early report cards are out on the first-round picks from the 2017 NBA draft. The results have been mixed, though even a poor grade through Christmas shouldn't destroy a rookie's long-term potential...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 4 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  3. Cavaliers Trade Rumors: Team to Keep Nets Pick as Backup Plan for 'LeBron Stuff'

    LeBron James could be wearing a different uniform this time next season, and the Cleveland Cavaliers are reportedly uninterested in trading their rights to the Brooklyn Nets ' first-round pick in the 2018 draft because of the possibility...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 4 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  4. 2018 NBA Draft Big Board: Top 50 Players 1 Month into CBB Season

    College basketball is a month in, and we're already starting to see new names emerge into the NBA draft conversation. Some breakout prospects were easier to see coming...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 4 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  5. 2018 NBA Mock Draft: Duke Star-in-Training Marvin Bagley Leads the Pack

    The top names on NBA draft boards have scouts excited over the strength of this year's projected field. Landing an early pick in 2018 could pay off big for tanking teams that need a franchise player to build around...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 5 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  6. The 'Dauminator': Mike Daum Is the Best NBA Prospect You've Never Heard Of

    From right wrist to fingertips, no one in college basketball is more gifted than South Dakota State big man Mike Daum ...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about 5 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  7. 2018 NBA Draft: Top Takeaways from 2017 Champions Classic

    The 2017 Champions Classic featured two tight games and over a dozen high-profile NBA prospects for scouts to evaluate in Chicago on Tuesday...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 5 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  8. Scouting Reports for Top NBA Draft Prospects at 2017 Champions Classic

    The 2017 Champions Classic features Final Four contenders and over a dozen quality NBA prospects. Tuesday night will be one of the most heavily scouted events of the season. First, No...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 5 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  9. 2018 NBA Draft: Top 10 Storylines to Keep an Eye On

    The NBA draft discussion includes a variety of topics, from the No. 1 overall contenders and top returning prospects to the NCAA's scandal and how it affects scouting...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 5 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  10. 2018 NBA Mock Draft Ahead of 2017-18 CBB Season Tipoff

    NBA scouts are already out making their rounds with college basketball season ready to tip. And the excitement regarding this 2018 draft class continues to build. The top five could be stronger than last year's...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 6 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  11. 2018 NBA Draft Big Board Ahead of 2017-18 CBB Season

    The start of college basketball officially ignites the 2018 NBA draft conversation. And it includes a handful of potential stars for the second year in row...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 6 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  12. 2018 NBA Draft: Top Upperclassmen to Watch This Season

    Juniors and seniors don't have it easy when it comes to NBA draft stock. With teams more intrigued by youth and potential, only five NCAA upperclassmen were taken in last year's first round...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 6 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  13. How Each Top Returning Prospect Can Improve 2018 NBA Draft Stock

    Each returning top prospect must follow a certain recipe to maximize his 2018 NBA draft stock. A few of these players took chances by returning with greater expectations and potentially more to lose than gain...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 7 months ago 35,744 reads 0 comments

  14. 2018 NBA Draft: Every Projected Lottery Team's Way-Too-Early Top 5 Big Board

    NBA scouting departments will start the year with must-watch prospect targets. And for the most part, teams know what tier of the draft they'll be picking in...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 7 months ago 63,631 reads 0 comments

  15. 2018 NBA Mock Draft: Luka Doncic Stealing Thunder from Stacked College Class

    Major changes aren't typically made to NBA mock draft boards in the offseason. But this one is different, following the reclassification of an elite high school prospect and the completion of EuroBasket 2017...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 7 months ago 138,235 reads 0 comments

  16. Ranking Top Performances from NBA Players at EuroBasket 2017

    EuroBasket 2017 featured a handful of notable NBA names. And most of them delivered at least one big-time performance. A 25-year-old, soon-to-be rookie who'd been stashed abroad made the top-five cut...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 7 months ago 24,620 reads 0 comments

  17. 5-Star Center Mitchell Robinson to Skip College, Focus on 2018 NBA Draft

    Mitchell Robinson's college basketball career is over before it began. " I've decided to leave Western Kentucky and just focus on next year's NBA draft," Robinson confirmed to Scout's Evan Daniels ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 7 months ago 34,299 reads 0 comments

  18. NBA Exec Says Luka Doncic 'Leap Years Above Anyone' After EuroBasket Brilliance

    NBA unicorn Kristaps Porzingis looked heated as time expired in his EuroBasket quarterfinal Tuesday. His 34 points for Latvia weren't enough against Slovenia—it was a memorable ...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 7 months ago 105,522 reads 0 comments

  19. Projecting the Top 2017-18 NBA Rookie at Every Position

    Forget about the long term. This season's NBA rookies are ready to step in and make an impact right away. We're projecting the top newcomer at point guard, shooting guard, small forward, power forward and center for the upcoming season...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 7 months ago 55,209 reads 0 comments

  20. 2018 NBA Draft Prospects Entering Make-or-Break Seasons

    At some point, NBA scouts need to see improvement. Being young no longer works as an excuse for prospects who continue to make the same mistakes or show signs they aren't built for the pros...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 8 months ago 27,048 reads 0 comments

  21. 2018 NBA Draft: Who's Gunnin' for Michael Porter Jr.'s No. 1 Spot?

    Missouri freshman Michael Porter Jr. occupies the top spot on our 2018 NBA draft board. He's big, highly skilled and athletic—a mix that creates mismatch scoring potential...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 8 months ago 47,947 reads 0 comments

  22. 2018 NBA Draft: Don't Sleep on These Potential One-and-Done Freshmen

    The NBA draft's one-and-done freshmen are usually easy to spot before the season. Recruiting rankings, tools, athleticism and established skills can often be telling. But every year, there are a handful of surprising names to leave school early...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 8 months ago 12,408 reads 0 comments

  23. 2018 NBA Draft: Are These Highly Regarded Prospects Overhyped?

    There is perhaps too much hype surrounding a number of prospects preparing to enter the 2018 NBA draft. For five of them, it's premature or unwarranted. Even at a young age, tools and athleticism shouldn't automatically equate to upside...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 8 months ago 109,898 reads 0 comments

  24. 5-Star Prospect Mitchell Robinson Reportedly May Skip Season, Wait for NBA Draft

    After committing to Western Kentucky and leaving before playing a minute, Mitchell Robinson might sit out the entire 2017-18 season...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 8 months ago 14,884 reads 0 comments

  25. The Top Prospect at Every Position in 2018 NBA Draft Class

    The 2018 NBA draft features a stud prospect at every position. And there's variety, with freshmen, returning risers and one potential star overseas. Teams expected to select early in the lottery should be able to fill any specific hole...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 9 months ago 68,620 reads 0 comments