1. Predicting Biggest Risers and Fallers of the 2016 NBA Draft Class

    There could be a lot of movement on NBA draft boards during the final weeks leading up to June 23. Teams use workouts to assess prospects hands-on...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 3 months ago 93,786 reads 63 comments

  2. NBA Mock Draft 2016: Projections for Prospects with Most Star Potential

    A lot of the NBA draft process is about teams trying to find the next superstar. Teams with superstars tend to contend for championships, while teams without elite talent usually have a difficult time becoming legitimate title threats...

    Jared  Johnson Written by Jared Johnson about 3 months ago 6,387 reads 0 comments

  3. 2016 NBA Draft Prospects: Breaking Down NBA Future of Virginia's Malcolm Brogdon

    Malcolm Brogdon is not the product of a system; that's important to make clear. Because Virginia head coach Tony Bennett is such a brilliant tactician, with a pack-line defense ...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about 3 months ago 3,194 reads 0 comments

  4. Who Made Good and Bad Decisions at the NBA Draft Deadline?

    At long last, we can start making predictions for the 2016-17 men's college basketball season without repeatedly typing "if (insert important player mulling NBA draft decision) returns...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 3 months ago 60,281 reads 43 comments

  5. NBA Mock Draft 2016: Latest Projections for Polarizing Prospects

    The 2016 NBA draft isn't until June 23 at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York, but with the lottery order locked in, it's far easier to project where the top prospects might land...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 3 months ago 5,121 reads 0 comments

  6. The Ideal 2016 Prospect for Each NBA Lottery Team

    Every team will enter the 2016 NBA draft with a wish list of high-priority targets. The ideal prospect for each franchise fills a specific need and offers maximum talent relative to where the pick is in the lottery...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 3 months ago 217,794 reads 276 comments

  7. 2016 NBA Mock Draft: Breakdown of Top PG Prospects and 1st-Round Predictions

    A quality point guard is essential to success in the NBA , which means desperate teams better do whatever they can to select one of the top players available in the 2016 draft...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 3 months ago 2,925 reads 0 comments

  8. Melo Trimble Reportedly Withdraws from 2016 NBA Draft: Latest Comments, Reaction

    University of Maryland sophomore point guard Melo Trimble will return to school for his junior year, sources told ESPN's Jeff Goodman and CBS Sports' Jon Rothstein on Wednesday night...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 3 months ago 8,632 reads 5 comments

  9. Caleb Swanigan Withdraws from 2016 NBA Draft: Latest Comments and Reaction

    Purdue Boilermakers forward Caleb Swanigan withdrew from the 2016 NBA draft on Wednesday, opting instead to return to college for his sophomore season. ESPN's Jeff Goodman reported the news, which is a huge boost for Purdue's 2016-17 outlook...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 3 months ago 6,212 reads 15 comments

  10. 2016 NBA Draft: Selection Order, Prospects to Watch and More

    The 2016 NBA draft has a little something for everyone. For every team, too. There are headline acts like Ben Simmons and Brandon Ingram. Dragan Bender is the international player who could take the league by storm...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 3 months ago 30,085 reads 0 comments

  11. NBA Mock Draft 2016: Projections and Predictions for Top Sharpshooters

    Less than one month separates the nation's best college basketball prospects from their new professional homes when the June 23 NBA draft takes place live from Brooklyn, New York...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 3 months ago 7,561 reads 1 comments

  12. Isaiah Whitehead Signs with Agent, Will Enter 2016 NBA Draft

    Seton Hall sophomore guard Isaiah Whitehead will remain in the 2016 NBA draft on June 23, sources told The Vertical's Adrian Wojnarowski on Tuesday...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 3 months ago 4,384 reads 7 comments

  13. Josh Hart Withdraws from 2016 NBA Draft: Latest Comments and Reaction

    Guard Josh Hart was a critical piece of the Villanova Wildcats’ national championship-winning team in 2015-16, and he will be back to help them defend the title in 2016-17...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 3 months ago 4,159 reads 11 comments

  14. Nigel Hayes Withdraws from 2016 NBA Draft: Latest Comments and Reaction

    Rather than enter the 2016 NBA draft, Wisconsin Badgers forward Nigel Hayes has opted to return to Madison for his senior season. Hayes said Tuesday, "I'm coming back," per the Wisconsin State Journal 's Jim Polzin ...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 3 months ago 7,554 reads 14 comments

  15. NBA Mock Draft 2016: 1st-Round Projections and Predictions for Fringe Prospects

    You know the stars in this year's NBA draft, but what about the fringe first-rounders teams will take a gamble on in the hopes of unearthing the next big thing? Let's take a look ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 3 months ago 4,371 reads 0 comments

  16. 2016 NBA Draft Prospects: Breaking Down NBA Future of Iowa's Jarrod Uthoff

    Jarrod Uthoff's breakout senior season changed the perception of what he could become. Before his senior season, Uthoff was a solid player in Iowa's program, best known as the ...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about 3 months ago 1,627 reads 0 comments

  17. 2016 NBA Draft Prospects: Breaking Down Future of Florida State's Malik Beasley

    There wasn't much NBA buzz surrounding Malik Beasley entering his freshman year at Florida State. Even after a productive start, it took a month or two for him to receive recognition within the 2016 draft conversation...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 3 months ago 2,127 reads 0 comments

  18. NBA Draft 2016: 1st-Round Mock Draft and Predictions for Top Underrated Players

    More so than in other drafts, it's hard to unearth sleepers at the NBA draft. It's pretty rare that players drafted out of the first round—or in many drafts, even the lottery—ever develop into star players...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 3 months ago 3,387 reads 0 comments

  19. 2016 NBA Mock Draft: Latest Predictions for 1st-Round Prospects

    With the 2016 NBA draft now just a month away, teams must start to narrow down their lists and focus on their preferred handful of prospects, especially those clubs set to pick early on June 23...

    Brian Marron Written by Brian Marron about 3 months ago 22,330 reads 1 comments

  20. 5 Teams with the Most Holes to Fill Heading into 2016 NBA Draft

    There isn't a more efficient way for NBA teams to fill gaping roster holes than the annual draft. Five franchises are especially thankful that this year's prospect pageant is just around the corner...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 3 months ago 97,285 reads 231 comments

  21. 2016 NBA Draft Prospects: Breaking Down Pro Future of UNLV's Patrick McCaw

    UNLV didn't make many national headlines in 2015-16. And for that reason, neither did Patrick McCaw despite his unique production and profile that's expected to generate NBA interest...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 3 months ago 12,213 reads 10 comments

  22. Brannen Greene, 2016 NBA Draft Prospect, Escapes Burning Car After Accident

    The father of former Kansas Jayhawks basketball player Brannen Greene confirmed the NBA prospect was involved in a car accident Friday night, per Gary Bedore of KUSports.com...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 3 months ago 9,896 reads 0 comments

  23. NBA Mock Draft 2016: Projections and Predictions for Top Point Guard Prospects

    Point guards don't headline the 2016 NBA draft. Thank Ben Simmons and Brandon Ingram—two top-tier prospects who steal the shine from what is a deep class of on-court generals, both of the pro-ready and high-upside variety...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 3 months ago 3,454 reads 0 comments

  24. NBA Rumors: Rounding Up Buzz on Potential 2016 Draft Deals and Plans

    The 2016 NBA draft plays host to more rumors than usual. Reasons flow without hesitation. The wacky Philadelphia 76ers clutch the top pick...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 3 months ago 6,529 reads 2 comments

  25. 2016 NBA Draft: 1st-Round Selection Order, Analyzing Top Upperclassmen Prospects

    The NBA draft process is straightforward from here on out. For the first time since the NBA implemented the lottery more than three decades ago, the 2016 draft order will be entirely based on record...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 3 months ago 3,227 reads 1 comments