1. NBA Draft 2015: Rookie Projections for Likely Lottery Picks

    We find out every year how tough it is for NBA rookies to make an impact. Even many of the top players selected need a season to figure things out. However, a few always catch on quickly...

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  2. Prospects with Most on the Line Heading into 2015 NBA Predraft Period

    For some NBA prospects who've entered the draft, the next seven weeks can make or break their outlook. The pre draft period consists of team workouts, the NBA combine (May 12-17) and interviews...

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  3. Prospect vs. Player: Would You Rather Have Kristaps Porzingis or Dario Saric?

    Evaluating talent overseas has become a huge part of the NBA draft scouting process. Last summer, the Philadelphia 76ers used a lottery pick on Croatia's Dario Saric ...

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  4. Updated 2015 NBA Mock Draft Following Early-Entry Eligibility Deadline

    With the April 26 deadline having passed for underclassmen to declare, we officially know which Division I athletes will be eligible for the 2015 NBA draft...

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  5. Providence's Kris Dunn Making Risky Decision to Pass on 2015 NBA Draft

    Normally, it's a prospect's decision to declare early for the NBA draft that raises questions. In Kris Dunn's case, the decision in question is the one that has him reportedly ...

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  6. NBA Draft 2015: Ranking the Top 50 Prospects Bound for 2015 Draft

    With the April 26 deadline approaching for underclassmen to declare, the 2015 NBA draft field is just about set...

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  7. NBA Draft Notebook: Breaking Down the Point Guard Tiers of the 2015 Class

    The 2015 NBA draft wasn't originally supposed to offer a particularly strong or deep field of point guards...

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  8. 2016 Draft Prospect Skal Labissiere Models Game After Kobe, Duncan, Dirk, Brow

    Kentucky-bound big man Skal Labissiere has already started generating No. 1 overall buzz for the 2016 NBA draft...

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  9. 2015 NBA Mock Draft: Post-Regular Season Edition

    With the 2014-15 NBA regualr season complete, the projected draft order is one step closer to set. Next up is the May 20 lottery...

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  10. NBA Draft Notebook: Biggest Surprises of the Early 2015 Declarations So Far

    Assuming the goal is to get selected as high as possible, knowing whether to declare for the NBA draft or return to school is crucial...

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  11. Biggest Takeaways from 2015 Nike Hoop Summit

    On Saturday, the World Team beat USA, 103-101, in Portland at the 2015 Nike Hoop Summit, which was a lot more competitive than last year's game. This was far different from the McDonald's All-American event...

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  12. All Eyes on Top 2016 NBA Draft Prospect Ben Simmons at 2015 Nike Hoop Summit

    Every year, the Nike Hoop Summit in Portland, Oregon, hosts the top American high school seniors and the best 19-and-under international stars. It's become a must-attend event for NBA scouts and many general managers...

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  13. NBA Draft Notebook: Projecting Wisconsin's Frank Kaminsky and Sam Dekker as Pros

    Senior Frank Kaminsky and junior Sam Dekker nearly led Wisconsin to a national title. Kaminsky ended up taking home National Player of the Year honors. Dekker averaged 19.2 points through six NCAA tournament games...

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  14. Prospect vs. Player: Would You Rather Have Justise Winslow or Aaron Gordon?

    Fresh off a national championship at Duke, freshman Justise Winslow has suddenly emerged as the hottest NBA draft prospect in the conversation. Last year, Orlando Magic rookie Aaron Gordon made a late push up boards as well...

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  15. B/R NBA Draft Expert Hands out Post-NCAA Tournament Awards

    With the 2014-15 college basketball season now complete, it's time to hand out some awards to this year's 2015 NBA prospects...

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  16. NBA Draft 2015: Jonathan Wasserman's Top 30 Big Board, Post-NCAA Tournament

    NBA scouts got their money's worth during the NCAA tournament. The Final Four and championship game featured plenty of quality prospects projected to declare for the 2015 draft...

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  17. 2015 NBA Draft: Ranking the Best Prospects in the Final Four

    With Kentucky, Wisconsin, Duke and Michigan State all headed to the Final Four , count on the NBA scouts to follow. This year's Final Four is loaded with NBA prospects...

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  18. 2015 NBA Mock Draft: Updated 1st-Round Projections Going into NCAA Final Four

    With the Final Four upon us, there are still a number of quality NBA draft prospects alive in the NCAA tournament. In fact, five of our projected top-10 picks will be participating in Indianapolis...

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  19. Everything NBA Fans Need to Know About 2015 McDonald's All-American Game

    The 2015 McDonald's All-American Game, which features the top high school seniors in the country, will take place Wednesday night at the United Center in Chicago. And there will be plenty of future NBA talent for scouts and fans alike to evaluate...

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  20. Projecting NBA Outlooks of Every Prospect at 2015 McDonald's All-American Game

    The 2015 McDonald's All-American Game, which takes place April 1 in Chicago, features some of the top high school prospects across the country. Many of them figure to take their games from college to the NBA someday...

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  21. 2015 NBA Draft: Jonathan Wasserman's Top 50 Prospect Big Board

    The big board consists of our top 50 prospects who can be eligible for the 2015 NBA draft. These are personal rankings and not necessarily where we project each prospect to be selected...

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  22. 2015 NBA Mock Draft: First-Round Projections, Sweet 16 Edition

    A number of 2015 NBA draft prospects may have helped move the needle for themselves with strong performances in the NCAA tournament. Since conference tournament play, we've seen a new name move into our top five and another move into the top 10...

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  23. 2015 NBA Draft: Risers and Fallers Among the Top Prospects, Sweet 16 Edition

    Some of the top prospects have used the early rounds of the NCAA tournament as a platform to build their case for the 2015 NBA draft...

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  24. NBA Draft Notebook: Top Prospect Matchups to Watch in the Sweet 16

    The 2015 NCAA tournament's Sweet 16 is loaded with scouting opportunities and matchups between some of the top NBA draft prospects. This could ultimately be the last chance for general managers to evaluate possible targets in a live-game setting..

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  25. Will R.J. Hunter's Star Shine as Brightly in the NBA?

    And just like that, Georgia State junior R.J. Hunter is your first big star of the 2015 NCAA tournament. It's almost a shame it took a March game-winner for him to gain some recognition...

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