1. The Best 2016 NBA Draft Prospects Nobody Is Talking About

    With the early-entry deadline having passed for the 2016 NBA draft, scouts and executives now have hundreds of names to sift through. A handful will receive more love from teams than media or fans...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 2 days ago 3,924 reads 0 comments

  2. 2016 NBA Draft Prospects: Breaking Down NBA Future of Dragan Bender

    Dragan Bender's rise to the top of the 2016 NBA draft discussion was steady and well-documented. From Eurocamp 2013 and the 2014 (Under 18) European Championship to his MVP ...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 4 days ago 20,699 reads 29 comments

  3. Updated 2016 NBA Mock Draft Following Early-Entry Eligibility Deadline

    With the early-entrant deadline having passed for the 2016 NBA draft, scouts and executives will have their hands full over the next two months...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 4 days ago 47,461 reads 98 comments

  4. Ranking the Best Destinations for the Top 2016 NBA Draft Prospects

    The spot on the board where a prospect gets taken becomes irrelevant the day after the NBA draft. It's his destination that could determine the next five years of his career. Team fit plays an enormous role in an NBA prospect's development...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 5 days ago 352 reads 0 comments

  5. 2016 NBA Draft Prospects: Breaking Down Future of Oklahoma's Buddy Hield

    Before exploding for one of the most impressive individual seasons in recent memory, Buddy Hield had reached out to the NBA for some feedback on his 2015 draft stock...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 10 days ago 22,472 reads 70 comments

  6. 2016 NBA Draft Prospects: Breaking Down Pro Future of Domantas Sabonis

    Arguably the country's top mid-major prospect, Domantas Sabonis strengthened his pitch to the NBA during his second year at Gonzaga...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 11 days ago 12,704 reads 17 comments

  7. 2016 NBA Mock Draft: Post-Regular-Season Edition

    With the lottery odds set following the conclusion of the NBA 's regular season, we're now one step closer to 2016 NBA draft night...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 11 days ago 221,296 reads 362 comments

  8. 2016 NBA Draft: Jonathan Wasserman's Top 50 Prospect Big Board

    With prospects currently deciding whether to enter the 2016 NBA draft, we've reached a good point to rank them...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 16 days ago 101,708 reads 140 comments

  9. 2016 NBA Draft Prospects: Breaking Down Future of Notre Dame's Demetrius Jackson

    Last year, Demetrius Jackson played the sidekick role to eventual first-round pick Jerian Grant. This year, Notre Dame gave him the keys to the offense, which he guided to an Elite Eight appearance in the NCAA tournament...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 18 days ago 7,360 reads 22 comments

  10. Biggest Takeaways from 2016 Nike Hoops Summit

    There is always a huge presence of NBA scouts and executives at the annual Nike Hoop Summit, the showcase between USA Basketball's Men's Junior National Select Team and top international teenagers...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 20 days ago 20,868 reads 30 comments

  11. 2016 NBA Mock Draft: Will Thon Maker Make Cut in Latest 1st-Round Projections?

    The NCAA tournament is complete, and our 2016 NBA mock draft board continues to change. Prospects have already started announcing their plans. Arguably the biggest name looking to go pro doesn't even play college hoops...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 25 days ago 168,773 reads 150 comments

  12. 2016 NBA Draft: Ranking the Best Prospects in the Final Four

    The 2016 Final Four is set, and NBA scouts should have plenty to monitor in Houston. Lottery teams expecting to pick high will likely be locked onto Oklahoma's Buddy Hield, who's averaging 29...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 1 month ago 27,985 reads 20 comments

  13. Projecting NBA Outlooks of Top Prospects at 2016 McDonald's All-American Game

    The McDonald's All-American Game, which takes place March 30 in Chicago, hosts top high school talent and future NBA stars. Chances are the 2017 No. 1 overall pick will be playing...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 1 month ago 58,090 reads 50 comments

  14. New Rule Could Hurt College Seniors in Upcoming 2016 NBA Draft

    Good idea in theory: A new NCAA rule offering early NBA draft entrants the freedom to seek feedback while retaining college eligibility up to 10 days after May's combine...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 1 month ago 70,078 reads 70 comments

  15. 2016 NBA Mock Draft: First-Round Projections, Sweet 16 Edition

    With only 16 teams left in the NCAA tournament, NBA draft hype season is well underway. Prospects like Ben Simmons and the entire Kentucky Wildcats team (!) are already declaring for the draft...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 1 month ago 50,001 reads 15 comments

  16. The Best 2016 NBA Draft Prospects Remaining in the March Madness Field

    The NCAA tournament field is down to 16 teams, but there are still plenty of quality NBA prospects left to scout with Duke, North Carolina, Indiana and Maryland still in the mix...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 1 month ago 88,384 reads 154 comments

  17. 2016 NBA Mock Draft: Full 2-Round Projections Entering NCAA Tournament

    The NBA draft discussion is heating up at just the right time. With March Madness upon us, there are suddenly questions concerning who the eventual No. 1 pick will be...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 1 month ago 62,703 reads 25 comments

  18. NCAA Bracket 2016: Complete Guide to South Region

    If the regular season was any indication of what the 2016 NCAA tournament will look like, seedings may not matter. There was a ton of parity in college basketball this year. And it carried over to the conference tournaments, when 20 No...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 1 month ago 26,251 reads 50 comments

  19. 2016 NBA Mock Draft: Projecting All 30 First-Round Picks in Early March

    With only a few weeks left to make impressions during competitive five-on-five play, March will be huge for dozens of NBA prospects. Kentucky's Jamal Murray appears to be blowing up at just the right time...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 1 month ago 51,148 reads 28 comments

  20. Dark-Horse 2016 NBA Draft Prospects Who Could Be a Steal

    Every year, we see NBA assets slip through the cracks during predraft evaluations. Bobby Portis, Rodney Hood and Giannis Antetokounmpo are just a few recent steals or value picks selected outside the lottery...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 1 month ago 60,031 reads 78 comments

  21. 2016 NBA Draft: Breaking Down Pro Future of Mississippi State's Malik Newman

    A high school scoring machine and consensus top-10 recruit ( ESPN , 247Sports , Rivals ), Malik Newman passed on offers from Kentucky and Kansas, opting instead to stay home and attend Mississippi State...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 2 months ago 21,124 reads 14 comments

  22. Ranking the Top 2016 NBA Draft Prospects at Every Position

    For NBA general managers looking to fill a need, it helps to rearrange and rank the prospects by position. I did it for the top five point guards, shooting guards, small forwards, power forwards and centers eligible for the 2016 draft...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 2 months ago 50,802 reads 87 comments

  23. 2016 Draft Prospect vs. NBA Player: Jamal Murray or D'Angelo Russell?

    Scoring ball-handlers are on the rise. The NBA has come to accept and value the combo guard's versatility. We just saw the Los Angeles Lakers take D'Angelo Russell No. 2 last year over bigs Jahlil Okafor and Kristaps Porzingis ...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 2 months ago 21,740 reads 33 comments

  24. 2016 NBA Draft Prospects: Breaking Down Pro Future of Maryland's Jake Layman

    Jake Layman entered the NBA draft discussion last year as a much-improved junior at Maryland. He's now a key cog in a lineup gunning for a No. 1 seed in the NCAA tournament...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 2 months ago 16,780 reads 15 comments

  25. 2016 NBA Mock Draft: Full 1st-Round Predictions, Post-Trade Deadline

    The 2016 NBA draft conversation has become infinitely more interesting over the past few weeks. Duke's Brandon Ingram is suddenly making a strong case for No. 1 overall consideration, while LSU's Ben Simmons has seemingly plateaued...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 2 months ago 130,526 reads 138 comments