1. Emmanuel Mudiay Posts a Triple-Double in Chinese Pro Game[VIDEO]

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 5 months ago 2,182 reads 0 comments

  2. NBA Draft 2015: Early Look at New Crop of Top 10 Prospects

    With college exhibition games underway, it's time to unveil our top-10 prospects heading into the 2014-15 season. And once again, it's the freshmen who'll likely be hearing their names called early and often in June...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 5 months ago 44,202 reads 55 comments

  3. Krzyzewski Expects Okafor to Leave Duke After One Season

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 5 months ago 8,033 reads 0 comments

  4. Top Impact Freshmen Prospects to Watch in CBB

    When college basketball games officially begin on November 14th, basketball fanatics will already be familiar with players like Marcus Paige, Frank Kaminsky and Montrezl Harrell...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 5 months ago 1,021 reads 0 comments

  5. Karl Towns Leads Cats to Demolish Pikeville

    There may be no such thing as perfect, but Kentucky's performance in their exhibition against Pikeville tonight came pretty close. UK demolished UPIKE 116-68 in what was a slugging of dunks and a high example of pure efficiency...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 5 months ago 722 reads 0 comments

  6. Searching for the Next Anthony Davis: Which NBA Prospect Could Change the Game?

    Anthony Davis seemingly cut about 10 guys in the line that leads straight to the top of the NBA superstar pyramid...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 5 months ago 22,321 reads 44 comments

  7. 10 Takeaways from Lottery Reform Rejection

    Just two days ago, higher-ups with both the Sixers and the league office expected lottery reform to pass by a vote of either 29-1 or 28-2. Over the weekend, Thunder GM Sam Presti initiated a stealth lobbying campaign against the league's proposed changes.

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 5 months ago 378 reads 0 comments

  8. Why NBA's Draft Lottery Reform Is Slippery Slope

    Everyone understands the reasons the Philadelphia 76ers want the NBA to wait on implementing a plan to reform the draft lottery: They need one more season to complete a most brazen two-year tanking cycle...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 5 months ago 1,497 reads 0 comments

  9. Karl Towns vs. Jahlil Okafor: Who's Favorite for No. 1 Pick in 2015 Draft?

    Two of the No. 1 overall candidates for the 2015 NBA draft happen to be big fellas this year. Duke's Jahlil Okafor and Kentucky's Karl Towns, each of whom fit the profile of your ...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 5 months ago 50,094 reads 89 comments

  10. 2015 NBA Draft: Pros and Cons of Every Potential No. 1 Pick

    We're treated to a dynamically talented trio of prospects at the top of the 2015 NBA draft class. Each offers a uniquely intriguing set of skills and potential, so every potential lottery franchise will be taking a hard look at all three players...

    Daniel O'Brien Written by Daniel O'Brien about 5 months ago 33,244 reads 55 comments

  11. 10 Explosive Athletes to Watch in the 2015 NBA Draft Class

    Some NBA draft prospects are more exciting to watch than others, and most of the time it's due to their explosive athleticism...

    Daniel O'Brien Written by Daniel O'Brien about 5 months ago 23,669 reads 24 comments

  12. Best Potential Fits for Top 10 2015 NBA Draft Prospects

    In an ideal world, every NBA prospect would land with a team that allowed him to play to his strengths. And in that same world, every team would get a guy who'd fill a specific need...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 5 months ago 54,461 reads 112 comments

  13. What Did NBA Ever Learn from the Darko Milicic Saga?

    What a mistake. Joe Dumars, the Detroit Pistons' general manager in 2003, went ahead and selected Darko Milicic No. 2 overall while passing on proven Division I stars. Since then, the only thing Milicic has really been good for is a laugh...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 5 months ago 56,932 reads 130 comments

  14. The Biggest NBA Draft Steals of the Last 10 Seasons

    Every year we see a few prospects slip between the cracks. It's almost hard to believe how many scouts can miss on high-level NBA talent...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 6 months ago 74,692 reads 123 comments

  15. 6 Under-the-Radar 2015 NBA Draft Prospects to Watch Closely

    Most NBA fans are already drooling over the next crop of marquee draft prospects and know which top studs to track throughout the 2014-15 season. But a handful of under-the-radar players also demand your attention...

    Daniel O'Brien Written by Daniel O'Brien about 6 months ago 17,599 reads 12 comments

  16. UK's Marcus Lee Is Bigger, Hopes Role Is Too

    There was no better representation of the University of Kentucky basketball team's embarrassment of riches last season than 6-9 forward Marcus Lee, a former McDonald's All-American who played in just 25 of the team's 40 games and averaged just 2...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 6 months ago 1,033 reads 0 comments

  17. ESPN: 2015 NBA Mock Draft 1.0

    With the start of both the NBA and college hoops around the corner, it's time to take a first crack at a mock draft...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 6 months ago 15,274 reads 0 comments

  18. Report: NBA Could Vote on Draft Lottery Reform Soon

    The NBA has sent a memo on Friday stating that there could be a vote on draft lottery reform at this month's board of governors meeting, according to Grantland's Zach Lowe...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 6 months ago 4,346 reads 0 comments

  19. Report: NBA to Bring Back 5-on-5 at Draft Combine

    After considering a proposal from its competition committee, the NBA will bring back 5-on-5 competition for next year's draft combine, league sources told ESPN.com...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 6 months ago 2,116 reads 1 comments

  20. 6 Prospects Who Need Breakout Seasons to Boost 2015 NBA Draft Stock

    The 2015 NBA draft class features a handful of prospects looking to help themselves. They may have flashed some talent and upside in the past, but they need breakout seasons in order to fuel their stock...

    Daniel O'Brien Written by Daniel O'Brien about 6 months ago 24,577 reads 14 comments

  21. Ranking the Most Prolific Offensive Threats in the 2015 NBA Draft

    When evaluating prospects, NBA teams first look at how the player will fit into their offense. What kind of production can he generate? Is he skilled enough to set up teammates ...

    Daniel O'Brien Written by Daniel O'Brien about 6 months ago 23,319 reads 23 comments

  22. Explaining Sudden Disappearance of the NBA's Most Recent Draft Busts

    It happens every year. A team spends months evaluating prospects, only to eventually pull the trigger on the wrong one. Unfortunately, there's no exact science for spotting a draft bust before it's too late...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 6 months ago 205,562 reads 188 comments

  23. Meet R.J. Hunter, the Top Mid-Major 2015 NBA Draft Prospect

    It's not always easy to judge how valuable a mid-major NBA draft prospect is, as it's tough to translate small-school success to the pro ranks. But sometimes you just know a flat-out baller when you see one...

    Daniel O'Brien Written by Daniel O'Brien about 6 months ago 26,049 reads 13 comments

  24. Projecting the Ceiling of Every Top-10 2015 NBA Draft Prospect

    A prospect's ceiling is all about upside. And e very prospect has an NBA ceiling, which is essentially just a best-case projection. Only it doesn't mean they'll reach it...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 6 months ago 47,912 reads 63 comments

  25. Ranking the Best International 2015 NBA Draft Prospects

    One of the most exciting aspects of the NBA draft is learning about the top international prospects sprouting up across Europe and beyond...

    Daniel O'Brien Written by Daniel O'Brien about 7 months ago 11,909 reads 11 comments