1. Lonzo Ball vs. D'Angelo Russell: Who Ya Got?

    Lonzo Ball and D'Angelo Russell could wind up teammates after the 2017 NBA draft. But who should the Los Angeles Lakers (or any other hypothetical team) choose if forced to build ...

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  2. 2017 NBA Draft Big Board: Pre-Early Entry Withdrawal Deadline Edition

    The NCAA prospect field is set for the 2017 NBA draft. International early entrants have until June 12 to withdraw and declare again in 2018. Teams and players are currently in full workout mode...

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  3. 2017 NBA Draft: What Every Top Prospect Doesn't Want You to Know About His Game

    Markelle Fultz can score, Lonzo Ball can pass, and Malik Monk can jump. We've been talking about the top NBA draft prospects' strengths all season...

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  4. Which 2017 NBA Draft Storylines Are All Hype?

    The NBA draft wouldn't be the highly anticipated event it has become without the polarizing storylines that lead up to it. Lonzo Ball has unsurprisingly been in the thick of multiple arguments regarding both his talent and boisterous father...

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  5. Who's the Better Prospect: Markelle Fultz or Ben Simmons?

    The 2017 NBA draft class is viewed by scouts as strong at the top. The potential star power is evident. But will the No...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 7 months ago 75,059 reads 0 comments

  6. NBA Mock Draft: Predicting Every Pick as 2017 Finals Begin

    As the NBA Finals kicks off, front offices around the league are building their draft boards. And there is a ton of uncertainty, starting at the top with the Boston Celtics likely ...

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  7. Breaking Down Strengths, Weaknesses of Top Shooting Guards in 2017 NBA Draft

    With so much attention being paid to the exciting floor generals in the 2017 NBA draft class, quality shooting guards are flying below the radar...

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  8. 2017 NBA Draft: Jonathan Isaac or Jayson Tatum, Who Ya Got?

    Kansas' Josh Jackson may be the 2017 NBA draft's top forward, but teams selecting in the Nos. 3-8 range — plus anyone looking to trade up —must also debate between Duke's Jayson Tatum and Florida State's Jonathan Isaac as well...

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  9. Ranking the Top International Prospects in the 2017 NBA Draft

    Scouting overseas has become a huge part of NBA teams' draft preparation. Many of these prospects have been on scouts' radars since they were 16-year-olds playing in FIBA tournaments or events like the Jordan Brand Classic...

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  10. 2017 NBA Draft: Lonzo Ball or De'Aaron Fox, Who Ya Got?

    Washington's Markelle Fultz remains the favorite to go first in the 2017 NBA draft. The No. 2 overall discussion features Lonzo Ball and De'Aaron Fox , exciting point guards with contrasting styles and strengths...

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  11. Breaking Down Strengths, Weaknesses of Top Point Guards in 2017 NBA Draft

    Point guards dominate the 2017 NBA draft discussion. There will be a handful of teams in the lottery adding their next franchise floor general on June 22. It's possible three are gone by the time the Phoenix Suns pick at No...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 7 months ago 39,000 reads 0 comments

  12. Boom-or-Bust Draft Prospects: Riskiest Players in the 2017 NBA Draft

    Boom-or-bust NBA draft prospects present both enticing upside and worrisome risk. The latter typically stems from limited production, experience or skills...

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  13. 2017 NBA Draft Big Board: Can Anyone Catch Markelle Fultz?

    The completion of both the NBA combine and draft lottery signals the start of workout season. Most prospects have officially begun traveling from city to city auditioning for executives who hadn't seen them live during the year...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 7 months ago 298,947 reads 0 comments

  14. Each NBA Lottery Team's Draft Whiteboard

    With the 2017 NBA lottery complete, teams can officially start building their draft boards and strategies. Preparation for the big night is key...

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  15. NBA Mock Draft 2017: Post-Lottery Edition

    The 2017 NBA draft board is officially set following the Boston Celtics' victory at the 2017 lottery Tuesday...

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  16. Best and Worst Landing Spots for the Top 2017 NBA Draft Prospects

    NBA prospects benefit from landing in settings that suit their particular strengths and weaknesses. It's also a plus to join a team that has available minutes and a clear path toward the starting lineup...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 7 months ago 238,813 reads 0 comments

  17. NBA Combine: Players Who Hurt and Helped Themselves the Most on Day 1

    CHICAGO — Quest Multisport was packed with coaches, scouts and general managers for the first big day of the 2017 NBA Combine on Thursday...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 7 months ago 56,619 reads 0 comments

  18. NBA Draft Big Board: Ranking the Top 30 Prospects Heading into Combine

    The NBA Draft Combine, which began Tuesday in Chicago, signifies the true start to the predraft process. Five-on-fives create a platform for fringe players and possible first-rounders to move the needle...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 7 months ago 155,422 reads 0 comments

  19. NBA Mock Draft 2017: Last Update Before the Combine

    With the 2017 NBA Draft Combine running May 9-14 in Chicago, prospects are preparing for the dozens of coaches, general managers and scouts who line the courts and fill the gym...

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  20. Ranking the Top Playmakers of 2017 NBA Draft Class

    The 2017 NBA draft won't lack playmakers. We could potentially see four go top in the 10 and five total in the first round...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 8 months ago 54,770 reads 0 comments

  21. Ranking the Top Plug-and-Play Prospects in the 2017 NBA Draft Class

    It's getting harder for NBA rookies to enter the league and make an impact. Outside of the Philadelphia 76ers' Joel Embiid, who was drafted in 2014 and only played 31 games, no other rookie this year averaged more than 12...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 8 months ago 32,488 reads 0 comments

  22. Ranking the Best 3-and-D Specialists in 2017 NBA Draft

    The NBA 's three-and-D guards and wings have risen in value over the years. Shooters who can defend are highly coveted, even if they lack dynamic scoring and playmaking ability...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 8 months ago 34,189 reads 0 comments

  23. NBA Mock Draft After the Declaration Deadline

    The deadline to declare for the 2017 NBA draft has passed, but the field isn't set in stone. Prospects who've put their names in still have until after the NBA combine in May to return to school...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 8 months ago 201,593 reads 0 comments

  24. Ranking the Best Athletes of the 2017 NBA Draft Class

    When it comes to the NBA draft, teams love to chase upside and potential. Often times, those categories are heavily driven by athletic ability...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 8 months ago 23,044 reads 0 comments

  25. 2017 NBA Draft: Best-Case Scenario for Each Top Prospect

    Team fit can play a significant role in a prospect's development once he's selected in the NBA draft. Some players need early minutes, while others require talent to play off or time to learn from the bench...

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