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College, NBA Draft / Nov 13, 2013 / 11:00 am

Fast Five: The 5 Best NBA Draft Prospects Right Now

Julius Randle

Julius Randle (photo. Instagram.com/juliusrandle30)

Every other Wednesday, we’ll be assessing how the top prospects of the 2014 NBA Draft are faring in college and overseas. Stick with us each week for assorted thoughts, including the biggest risers and fallers, the standouts, the sleepers and what we know and don’t know about the next NBA Draft class… Read More »

NBA / Aug 2, 2013 / 2:21 pm

Don’t Look Now: Anthony Davis Is The Next Kevin Garnett

Anthony Davis

Over the years the basketball world has been looking for the next Michael Jordan, the next special play-making anomaly of Magic Johnson, or the next dominant big man in the mold of Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Wilt Chamberlin, or Shaquille O’Neal. Interestingly enough, there are more unique basketball specimens in the history of the game, like revolutionary power forward Kevin Garnett. The next evolution in the athletic power forward might have already been found. Read More »

College, NBA, NBA Draft / Jul 3, 2013 / 4:00 pm

The NBA Draft’s Most Questionable Pick & 5 Teams That Are Ready To Tank

Anthony Bennett

Anthony Bennett (photo. UNLV Sports Communications)

Each Wednesday for the past few months, we assessed how the top prospects of the 2013 NBA Draft were faring in college and overseas. You stuck with us each week for assorted thoughts, including the biggest risers and fallers, the standouts, the sleepers and what we knew and didn’t know about the next NBA Draft class. Here’s the fallout… Read More »

NBA, NBA Draft / Jun 28, 2013 / 3:15 pm

Anthony Bennett, C.J. Leslie & More “Mistakes” From The 2013 NBA Draft

Anthony Bennett

Anthony Bennett (photo. UNLV Communications)

After every decision, you are either inherently happy or slip into the dangerous world of having buyer’s remorse. That will stem from differing reasons, depending on the situation or the individual. After the NBA Draft came to a close, one fact was very apparent: Some of the early entry candidates from college have to be re-thinking their decision. Read More »

College, NBA, NBA Draft / Jun 27, 2013 / 11:15 am

NBA Draft Fast Five: The Worst Omen For This Year’s No. 1 Pick & 5 Under-The-Radar Potential Stars

UNLV's Anthony Bennett (photo. UNLV Athletics)

UNLV’s Anthony Bennett (photo. UNLV Athletics)

Each week over the past few months, we assessed how the top prospects in the 2013 NBA Draft were faring in college and overseas, and in predraft workouts. We gave you the draft’s biggest risers and fallers, the standouts, the sleepers and what we know and don’t know about the next NBA Draft class. Now with the big show going down tonight, we’re all but ready for maybe the best day of the year… Read More »

College, NBA, NBA Draft, Overseas / Jun 19, 2013 / 4:00 pm

The 5 Biggest High-Risk, High-Reward Prospects In The Draft

Isaiah Canaan

Isaiah Canaan (photo. Tab Brockman/Murray State Athletics)

Each Wednesday, we’ll be assessing how the top prospects of the 2013 NBA Draft are faring in draft evaulations. Stick with us each week for assorted thoughts, including the biggest risers and fallers, the standouts, the sleepers and what we know and don’t know about the next NBA Draft class… Read More »

College, NBA, NBA Draft / Jun 12, 2013 / 2:00 pm

Fast Five: The 5 Best “On The Bubble” First-Round Prospects In The 2013 NBA Draft

Ray McCallum Jr.

Ray McCallum Jr. (photo. UDM Sports Info)

Each Wednesday, we’ll be assessing how the top prospects of the 2013 NBA Draft are faring in workouts. Stick with us each week for assorted thoughts, including the biggest risers and fallers, the standouts, the sleepers and what we know and don’t know about the next NBA Draft class… Read More »

College, NBA, NBA Draft / Jun 5, 2013 / 4:00 pm

Why Nerlens Noel Could Still Drop Out Of The NBA Draft’s Top 2 & The Draft’s 5 Biggest Risers

Nerlens Noel

Nerlens Noel (photo. UK Athletics/Chet White)

Each Wednesday, we’ll be assessing how the top college and international prospects of the 2013 NBA Draft are faring. Stick with us each week for assorted thoughts, including the biggest risers and fallers, the standouts, the sleepers and what we know and don’t know about the next NBA Draft class… Read More »

College, NBA, NBA Draft / May 29, 2013 / 4:30 pm

NBA Draft Fast Five: 5 Second-Round Prospects That You Need To Know About

Nerlens Noel

Nerlens Noel (photo. UK Athletics/Chet White)

Each Wednesday, we’ll be assessing how the top prospects of the 2013 NBA Draft are faring in college and overseas. Stick with us each week for assorted thoughts, including the biggest risers and fallers, the standouts, the sleepers and what we know and don’t know about the next NBA Draft class… Read More »

College, NBA, NBA Draft / May 22, 2013 / 4:30 pm

Fast Five: The Cavs Should Shock The World & Take LeBron’s Replacement In The NBA Draft: Otto Porter Jr.

Nerlens Noel

Nerlens Noel (photo. UK Athletics/Chet White)

Each Wednesday, we’ll be assessing how the top prospects of the 2013 NBA Draft are faring in college and overseas. Stick with us each week for assorted thoughts, including the biggest risers and fallers, the standouts, the sleepers and what we know and don’t know about the next NBA Draft class… Read More »