1. The Sam Dekker Dilemma: Will Wisconsin Star Be a Steal or Bust in NBA Draft?

    The 2015 NBA Finals were a glimpse toward the future wave of positionless basketball. If you're a forward with size who can guard both bigger and smaller guys, can shoot well ...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about 1 year ago 106,113 reads 167 comments

  2. Full Scouting Report for the Top 2015 Draft Targets of the Oklahoma City Thunder

    The Oklahoma City Thunder already have the goods to make another run at an NBA title, and it's difficult to look at their roster and find a real need at pick No. 14 in the 2015 draft...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about 1 year ago 7,312 reads 24 comments

  3. Full Scouting Report for the Miami Heat's Top 2015 Draft Targets

    The Miami Heat are in a good position at No. 10 in the NBA draft based on need and what should be available. The Heat covet shooting on the current roster and for the future...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about 1 year ago 17,654 reads 87 comments

  4. Full Scouting Report for the New York Knicks' Top 2015 Draft Targets

    The New York Knicks need to upgrade their talent. Everywhere. So no position should be out of play when it comes to the No. 4 pick in the 2015 NBA draft. The only player Phil Jackson has to figure in New York's future plans is Carmelo Anthony...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about 1 year ago 20,966 reads 139 comments

  5. Full Scouting Report for the Los Angeles Lakers' Top 2015 Draft Targets

    The Los Angeles Lakers are in the perfect spot to rebuild, but since it's L.A. and Kobe Bryant 's time in the league is dwindling, there is some pressure to win now...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about 1 year ago 30,203 reads 140 comments

  6. Low-Upside 2015 NBA Draft Prospects Who Shouldn't Be Overlooked

    The word "potential" gets thrown around way too much in the NBA draft. Sure, every player is going to improve as he gets older, but players should not get knocked for being closer to a refined product once they hit the draft...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about 1 year ago 32,829 reads 89 comments

  7. Floor and Ceiling Comparisons for Top 10 NBA Draft Prospects

    A big part of the draft process for every NBA team is evaluating the risk/reward of every pick. What's the potential of this player? If this, this and this happen, he could be (insert NBA star)...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about 1 year ago 35,839 reads 136 comments

  8. Predicting the 10 Most Productive Freshmen in the 2015-16 NCAA Basketball Season

    Recruiting services are tasked every year with trying to rank the most talented players in each class. The goal is to predict future success, but it's difficult to project how good ...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about over 1 year ago 74,956 reads 100 comments

  9. Will John Calipari Ever Leave for the NBA After Shooting Down Pelicans Rumors?

    It might be time to believe John Calipari . The annual "Calipari is interested in an NBA job" moment took place on Tuesday when John Reid of the New Orleans Times-Picayune ...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about over 1 year ago 15,079 reads 98 comments

  10. Should CBB Coaches See Caleb Swanigan's Decommitment as a Warning Sign?

    Before the NBA changed its age limit, college coaches faced a nightmare scenario where they could end up landing a stud and then eventually watching as he decided to go to the NBA and never step foot on campus...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about over 1 year ago 39,042 reads 111 comments

  11. Youth Served: Duke's Clutch Freshmen Realize Dream in Edging Wisconsin for Title

    INDIANAPOLIS — Wisconsin coach Bo Ryan sat begrudgingly on the wrong side of the championship stage Monday night and said his program doesn't do rent-a-player. It was a bitter thing to say in the moment...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about over 1 year ago 106,568 reads 278 comments

  12. Preseason NCAA Basketball Rankings 2015-16: Super-Early Top 25 Experts' Poll

    For the second time in four years, a freshmen-heavy roster won the national championship. Duke won Monday night with a squad that came together last spring on the backs of four first-year guys...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about over 1 year ago 273,723 reads 657 comments

  13. Wisconsin's Offense Reaching Historic Heights Ahead of 2015 National Title Game

    INDIANAPOLIS — Back in late February after a loss at Maryland, Wisconsin assistant coach Greg Gard started digging through his office in search of a highlight tape that included ...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about over 1 year ago 16,405 reads 23 comments

  14. Perfection Denied: What Went Wrong for UK as Wisconsin Spoils Dream Season

    INDIANAPOLIS — The shot left Aaron Harrison's hand and we had all seen this story before. This was the man who took down Louisville, took down Michigan and took down Wisconsin ...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about over 1 year ago 111,747 reads 532 comments

  15. 2015 Final Four Will Be Ultimate Test in Kentucky's Pursuit of Perfection

    INDIANAPOLIS — Kentucky arrives at the Final Four as the best team in the modern era of college basketball. That isn't my opinion. It's what the numbers say...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about over 1 year ago 33,650 reads 135 comments

  16. Duke's Tyus Jones Was Born to Play in the Final Four

    HOUSTON — Ten minutes into Tyus Jones' high school career, Tubby Smith was knocking on the door to see him...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about over 1 year ago 44,560 reads 56 comments

  17. NCAA Championship 2015: Updated Title Odds Going into Final Four

    Thank you, Irish. Notre Dame has given the sporting world hope that the final result in Indianapolis next Monday night is not a foregone conclusion. This is one of the most stacked Final Fours in recent memory...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about over 1 year ago 104,227 reads 208 comments

  18. March Madness 2015: The All-Tournament Team Through Elite 8

    The editors of the "One Shining Moment" video are going to have a tall task this year. This tournament has delivered so many moments and big plays by college basketball's brightest stars that the OSM compilation could probably fill 20 minutes...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about over 1 year ago 106,926 reads 107 comments

  19. Coach K's Fingerprints All over Freshman Growth, Duke's Run to 2015 Final Four

    HOUSTON — Quinn Cook sat slumped in his chair in front of his locker with the net around his neck, and he just shook his head searching for the words to describe the moment...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about over 1 year ago 22,890 reads 72 comments

  20. Ferocious Defense Has Duke Looking Like a Legit NCAA Title Threat

    HOUSTON — Two months ago, Miami (Florida) point guard Angel Rodriguez told a national television audience that he was confident his team could beat the Duke Blue Devils because of the way "they play...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about over 1 year ago 32,942 reads 72 comments

  21. Ranking the Top 20 Players in the Sweet 16 of the 2015 NCAA Tournament

    The criticism of college basketball is often that there aren't any recognizable great players anymore because of the race to get to the NBA...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about over 1 year ago 111,658 reads 187 comments

  22. NCAA Bracket 2015: Odds for Every Sweet 16 Team to Win NCAA Championship

    Kentucky or the field? That was the question coming into the tournament, and it has not changed. The Wildcats were the runaway favorites coming in, and nothing has happened thus far to alter that perception...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about over 1 year ago 104,000 reads 131 comments

  23. NCAA Tournament 2015: The All-Tournament Team Through Round of 32

    The NCAA tournament is usually a time when stars are born. This year's first weekend was simply justification of what we witnessed all season. For a first week that went mostly chalk, we got what we've come to expect out of the nation's best stars...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about over 1 year ago 187,539 reads 201 comments

  24. NCAA Basketball Championship 2015: Who Best Fits the Blueprint of a Winner?

    Most of the population is going to pick Kentucky to win the national championship. If you're a basketball fan, your eyes should tell you that's a logical pick...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about over 1 year ago 39,778 reads 48 comments

  25. NCAA Bracket Predictions 2015: Sleeper Teams Destined for Deep Runs

    Getting a good upset right in the opening round is good for bragging rights, but the way to really get a leg up in your bracket pool is to accurately pick a sleeper to go deeper than anticipated...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about over 1 year ago 85,353 reads 74 comments