1. 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...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 1 month ago 41,548 reads 92 comments

  2. 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...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 1 month ago 186,016 reads 318 comments

  3. 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...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 1 month ago 35,284 reads 35 comments

  4. 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...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 1 month ago 137,129 reads 140 comments

  5. 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...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 1 month ago 107,212 reads 172 comments

  6. 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...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 1 month ago 61,398 reads 174 comments

  7. 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...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 1 month ago 16,878 reads 35 comments

  8. 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..

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 1 month ago 19,549 reads 14 comments

  9. 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...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 2 months ago 28,801 reads 51 comments

  10. Player vs. Prospect: Would You Rather Have Emmanuel Mudiay or Dante Exum?

    Utah Jazz rookie Dante Exum went No. 5 in the 2014 NBA draft. Emmanuel Mudiay will likely follow as a top-five selection this upcoming June. And neither has played a lick of college basketball...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 2 months ago 22,848 reads 114 comments

  11. NBA Draft Notebook: Biggest Questions Entering the 2015 NCAA Tournament

    For NBA draft prospects, the NCAA tournament is essentially a final on-court audition. It's their last chance to make a pitch and sell scouts on their strengths and potential...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 2 months ago 7,104 reads 23 comments

  12. 2015 NBA Mock Draft: Full 2-Round Projections Entering NCAA Tournament

    The NCAA tournament is ultimately the last chance for most NBA draft prospects to make their final pitch. And except for the international players, almost every prospect on this year's first-round radar will be suiting up for the Big Dance...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 2 months ago 225,356 reads 372 comments

  13. 2015 NBA Draft: Playing 'Go Pro' or 'Stay in School' with Fringe Prospects

    Every prospect faces a decision at the end of his season. Knowing when to declare for the NBA draft versus when to return to school could ultimately make or break one's career...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 2 months ago 29,543 reads 35 comments

  14. Breaking Down the Reality for NBA Teams Already Eyeing 2015 Draft

    At some point, coaches and general managers have to realize when the playoffs are out of reach. That's when the NBA draft, as well as the development of each franchise's young players, must become a priority...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 2 months ago 23,040 reads 38 comments

  15. 2015 NBA Draft Stock Report: Risers and Fallers Heading into the Tournament

    Time is running out for 2015 NBA draft prospects to make final impressions. And with conference tournament play underway and the NCAA tournament coming up, the stakes have risen...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 2 months ago 22,765 reads 14 comments

  16. NBA Draft Notebook: Meet Cameron Payne, America's Most Overlooked Prospect

    It almost took the entire year, but the buzz surrounding Murray State sophomore point guard Cameron Payne has slowly snowballed into NBA draft chatter...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 2 months ago 26,793 reads 18 comments

  17. Prospect vs. Player: Would You Rather Have Karl-Anthony Towns or Jabari Parker?

    When breaking down Milwaukee Bucks rookie Jabari Parker and Kentucky freshman Karl-Anthony Towns, the talking point of the conversation has to ultimately revolve around versatility...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 3 months ago 32,420 reads 197 comments

  18. Finding Diamonds in the Rough Among Dark-Horse 2015 NBA Draft Prospects

    The NBA draft is all about finding value. The best general managers are able to turn late-round picks into serviceable contributors and potentially long-term cornerstones...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 3 months ago 55,671 reads 32 comments

  19. Projecting the Immediate Impact of Each Top 2015 NBA Draft Prospect

    It's getting tougher for top prospects to make an immediate impact as NBA rookies. Andrew Wiggins is the only one in 2015 averaging double figures in scoring...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 3 months ago 48,959 reads 142 comments

  20. 2015 NBA Mock Draft: Projecting All 30 1st-Round Picks in Early March

    The 2015 NBA draft conversation is getting better by the week. We suddenly have new challengers for the No. 1 spot and a handful of late-season risers up the board...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 3 months ago 235,791 reads 307 comments

  21. 2015 NBA Draft Notebook: Jahlil Okafor Breaking Mold When Finding Comparisons

    Freshman center Jahlil Okafor has been dominant during his freshman season at Duke, where he's established an identity for himself unlike anyone we've seen in years...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 3 months ago 35,409 reads 28 comments

  22. 9 NBA Rookies Exceeding Expectations in 2015

    Though injuries have put a cloud over the 2014 NBA rookie class, there are a handful of bright newcomers worth highlighting. Many of them have gone above and beyond what's expected of them...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 3 months ago 176,337 reads 220 comments

  23. 2015 NBA Draft Prospects with Something to Prove over Final Month

    The month of March is the last opportunity for 2015 NBA draft prospects to make an impression until the combine in May. It's essentially the final stage of in-game auditions...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 3 months ago 9,652 reads 9 comments

  24. 4 Prospects Who Will Challenge for No. 1 Spot in 2015 NBA Draft

    With March just around the corner, the list of potential No. 1 overall candidates for the 2015 NBA draft has been narrowed down to four special prospects. At this stage, you can really make a case for any of them...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 3 months ago 152,561 reads 246 comments

  25. Stock Up, Stock Down for the Top 10 2015 NBA Draft Prospects Heading into March

    The top of the projected 2015 NBA draft board is starting to look more attractive by the month. And for the most part, this year's lottery prospects have been fairly consistent...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 3 months ago 27,948 reads 61 comments