1. 2011 NBA Draft: What Will It Take for Duke's Kyrie Irving to Be the No. 1 Pick?

    Since going down to a freak foot injury back in early December, Kyrie Irving has largely disappeared from the NCAA discussion...

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  2. 2011 NBA Draft: 25 Players Who Have to Impress in the NCAA Tournament

    The NCAA tournament is just around the corner, and the clock is running down on players’ ability to improve their stock for the upcoming NBA Draft in June...

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  3. 2011 NBA Draft: Ranking the Top 15 Centers on the Draft Board

    2011 is an odd year for center prospects in the draft. This year, there are few proven NCAA players (only one senior on the list), but plenty of prospects loaded with potential...

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  4. Whack Mamba: A Blazer Fan's Take On Kobe Bryant and His Outstanding NBA Career

    For Blazer fans, there’s something about Kobe Bryant that just irks you. As a life-long Portlander and diehard Blazer fan, he is on top of my most disliked athlete list and a "public enemy" to the city...

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  5. NBA Draft 2011: Harrison Barnes and the Top 15 NCAA Small Forward Prospects

    The small forward position for this year’s NBA Draft is one that is marred with numerous ‘tweener’ forwards...

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  6. NBA Draft 2011: Nolan Smith and The Top 15 Shooting Guard Prospects

    As we enter the closing stretch of the college basketball season, many are starting to turn an eye towards the top standouts in the game for their March Madness picks...

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  7. 2011 Jordan Brand Classic Roster Selections And Snubs

    The official announcement for the top national prep players who will play in the 2011 Jordan Brand Classic game were announced very recently. The game will be played at the Time Warner Cable Arena in Charlotte, NC on April 16th...

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  8. 2011 McDonald's All-American Game Selections & Snubs

    The official announcement for the top national prep players who would partake in the 2011 McDonald’s All-American game were just announced recently. The game will be played at the United Center in Chicago, IL on March 30th...

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  9. 2011 NBA Draft: Derrick Williams and the Top 15 NCAA Power Forward Prospects

    The power forward position is one of the more plentiful and promising spots for the 2011 NBA draft. There are a number of proven NCAA players who translate well to the league and some freshman phenoms who could prove their worth if a team is patient...

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  10. 2011 NBA Draft Stock Market: First Round of Who's Up and Who's Down

    The landscape of the 2011 Draft is rapidly changing. The stock of some players has drastically risen over the past 30 days, while others have disappeared altogether...

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  11. NBA Draft 2011: Kyrie Irving and the Top 15 Point Guard Prospects

    The 2011 NBA Draft is not a particularly deep year at the point guard position. While there are some nice prospects at the top of the list, the rest are relatively unproven...

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  12. NBA Draft 2011: Jimmer Fredette And The Top 10 Underrated Prospects

    With much of this year’s draft attention surrounding freshman phenoms such as Kyrie Irving , Perry Jones , Jared Sullinger and Terrence Jones , many esteemed and proven players have fallen under the radar...

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  13. Jimmer Fredette: Is BYU Star A Legit NBA Draft Prospect?

    The NCAA’s leading scorer this season is the talk of the college basketball world. Jimmer Fredette has lit up the competition for the BYU Cougars and has them poised to make a serious run in the NCAA Tournament this season...

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  14. Oregon-Oregon State: The Civil War Basketball Preview

    Oregon Ducks Record: 8-10 Overall, 1-5 in Conference (Last) Key Players: Joevan Catron- The redshirt senior is active for the game and will be key in the post, leading the team this season with 15...

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  15. North Carolina Basketball: Why Harrison Barnes Has Burned College Hoops Fans

    In the 2006-07 season, Kevin Durant took the nation by storm as a freshman phenom, becoming the first freshman to be the Naismith Player of the Year...

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  16. NBA Mock Draft:10 High School Seniors Who Would Rather Play in the NBA Next Year

    With the NBA’s collective bargaining agreement up for adjustment this coming summer, the structure of NCAA basketball and making the jump to the league could change...

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  17. Top 15 NCAA Seniors Who Will Make NBA Franchises

    There are a number of talented seniors who have proven their game over four years in NCAA basketball. However, the league will only have room for a number of these veteran players...

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  18. Oregon's Matthew Knight Arena: The Legend of "Mighty Oregon" Just Got Bigger

    Even at a relatively young age, I’ve seen and experienced my share of storied locations in the sporting world: Michigan Stadium (The Big House), Neyland Stadium (Tennessee), ...

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  19. NBA Mock Draft 2011: Kyrie Irving and the Top 30 Prospects

    There has been an emergence of elite NBA prospects in NCAA basketball this year. Some have raised their stock with great play, others continue to get by on potential...

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  20. Point Guard Elite: Who's The NBA's Top Floor General?

    There are a lot of opinions floating around nationally as to whom the best point guard is in the NBA today...

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  21. One and Done: The Top Drafted NCAA Freshman of the Past 5 Years

    The term ‘One and Done’ has become commonplace in the world of basketball since the NBA’s most recent collective bargaining agreement...

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  22. Tracy McGrady: The Magical Career and Transcendence

    Tracy Lamar McGrady was a breakout star at Auburndale High School for three years before transferring to Mt. Zion Academy for his senior year and was drafted ninth in the ’97 draft by the Toronto Raptors...

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  23. Pac-10 Basketball: Top 10 Breakout Players in the Conference

    A third into the season, and just weeks away from conference games, the Pac-10 has seen great play from some unexpected players. Familiar conference names such as Derrick Williams , Klay Thompson and Isaiah Thomas have been solid as expected...

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  24. Carmelo Anthony to New York Makes Knicks Instant Contenders

    The New York state of mind just keeps getting more appealing to Carmelo Anthony, with the Knicks on an eight-game winning streak and being one of the hottest teams in the league...

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  25. John Calipari's Top 10 NBA Prospects at Kentucky

    Second-year head coach John Calipari has turned the University of Kentucky men’s basketball program into a national title contender on yearly basis...

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