1. 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 6 months ago 58,216 reads 39 comments

  2. 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 6 months ago 9,536 reads 1 comments

  3. 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 6 months ago 150,371 reads 220 comments

  4. 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 6 months ago 3,896 reads 0 comments

  5. 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 6 months ago 9,660 reads 12 comments

  6. 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 6 months ago 4,748 reads 0 comments

  7. 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 6 months ago 40,218 reads 125 comments

  8. 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 6 months ago 2,473 reads 2 comments

  9. 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 6 months ago 39,197 reads 40 comments

  10. 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 6 months ago 4,222 reads 0 comments

  11. 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 6 months ago 218,487 reads 272 comments

  12. 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 6 months ago 6,574 reads 25 comments

  13. 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 6 months ago 5,892 reads 3 comments

  14. NBA Mock Draft 2016: 1st-Round Predictions for Fastest-Rising Prospects

    It’s almost draft season. With the NBA Finals nearing its end as the Cleveland Cavaliers and Golden State Warriors head to Game 6 at Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, the hoops year could be over as early as Thursday...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 6 months ago 48,489 reads 107 comments

  15. NBA Draft 2016: Top 3 Options for Each Boston Celtics 1st-Round Pick

    The Boston Celtics are the rare, legitimate playoff team that's also equipped with plenty of draft picks. Having such assets is a luxury, but using them wisely can be tricky...

    Vytis Lasaitis Written by Vytis Lasaitis about 6 months ago 31,981 reads 65 comments

  16. Timberwolves 2016 NBA Draft Rumors: Latest Buzz, Speculation on No. 5 Pick

    Multiple rumors swirl around the Minnesota Timberwolves as the 2016 NBA Draft approaches. The Timberwolves currently hold the fifth overall pick in the draft. Continue for updates...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 6 months ago 2,298 reads 3 comments

  17. 2016 NBA Draft Prospects: Breaking Down Future of Louisville's Chinanu Onuaku

    Chinanu Onuaku flashed occasional glimpses of NBA potential his freshman year at Louisville. He then raised the bar with an impressive showing during the Under-19 FIBA World Championship in 2015...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 6 months ago 6,369 reads 6 comments

  18. 2016 NBA Draft Prospects: Breaking Down Pro Future of Indiana's Yogi Ferrell

    Yogi Ferrell was a surprise snub at last month's NBA Draft Combine — one of college basketball's best players not receiving an invite...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about 6 months ago 1,760 reads 0 comments

  19. Buddy Hield: Latest News, Rumors and Buzz on SG's 2016 NBA Draft Stock

    Oklahoma product Buddy Hield is looking to secure a top-three spot in the 2016 NBA draft on June 23 and is doing well to boost his stock entering the draft. Continue for updates...

    Brian Marron Written by Brian Marron about 6 months ago 12,164 reads 37 comments

  20. NBA Draft 2016: Updated Mock Draft After Latest Prospect Workouts

    Like other major sports leagues such as the NFL, the NBA draft process doesn't stop. Well, it stops for one thing—the actual selection process...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 6 months ago 5,818 reads 3 comments

  21. Celtics 2016 NBA Draft Rumors: Latest Buzz, Speculation Surrounding No. 3 Pick

    After missing out on the chance to select LSU's Ben Simmons or Duke's Brandon Ingram, the Boston Celtics selected Jaylen Brown with the No. 3 overall pick in the 2016 NBA draft despite fielding multiple trade requests...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 6 months ago 71,814 reads 107 comments

  22. 2016 NBA Mock Draft: Predictions for Prospects Poised to Shake Up 1st Round

    There's more than one wild card in the 2016 NBA draft who could shake up the first round. The draft class is light on guys who can make an impact right away, but it's full of players with tantalizing potential...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 6 months ago 50,667 reads 54 comments

  23. 5 Hidden Gems the LA Lakers Should Target in NBA Draft's 2nd Round

    The Los Angeles Lakers will have the No. 2 pick in the NBA draft for the second year in a row come June 23rd's proceedings at the Barclay’s Center. But let’s not forget about their other selection—a respectable No...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 6 months ago 72,528 reads 76 comments

  24. NBA Draft 2016: 1st-Round Mock Draft and Predictions for Most Talented Prospects

    The 2016 NBA draft has the potential to accelerate rebuilding timelines for several franchises that are picking in the top five...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 6 months ago 14,552 reads 1 comments

  25. NBA Mock Draft 2016: 1st-Round Predictions and Safest Prospects in Class

    Safety isn't something NBA fans come to expect from the draft. Historically speaking, there are more failures in the first round than successes each year, which makes it look like something of a minefield for teams...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 6 months ago 10,965 reads 7 comments