Chris Walker, a consensus top-10 prospect in the Class of 2013, hasn’t yet gotten himself eligible to play for Florida this year. And while he is currently taking online classes with a goal of being ready to join the team in December, the 6-9 forward was also taking care of some work on the court this summer. The super athletic forward looks like a future NBA pro, and he’s currently the No. 17 overall prospect in Draft Express’s Top 100. Read More »
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Now that we closed the book on what turned out to be one of the strangest draft nights in recent memory, it’s time to turn our attention to more pressing matters, like our predictions for the 2014 NBA Draft! True, the dust has barely settled on the Barclays Center, yet here we are, already looking ahead to next year. That’s because it’s shaping up to be arguably the deepest collection of talent since the landmark 2003 Draft that featured future All-Stars, Olympic Gold Medalists, MVPs and NBA Champions like LeBron James, Dwyane Wade, Carmelo Anthony and Chris Bosh, as well as one of the most tragicomical draft busts of our collective lifetimes, the surly, frosty-quaffed Serbian himself, Darko Milicic. Read More »
At one point early in the first half of Saturday night’s Jordan Brand Classic, the crowd at Barclays Center suddenly and incongruously erupted into a thunderous ovation during a dead ball. Only one person’s arrival could have elicited such a reaction.
Nope, not him. It was Drake. Read More »
The 2013 Jordan Brand Classic announced its field today, a 22-star collection that’s the center of the showcase April 13 at Brooklyn’s Barclays Center. How many of these players will be back in the New York metro area for the 2014 NBA Draft just over a year later? By the looks of the field, a number of them could be. Read More »
You saw a D-III cat drop 138 points in a game, and while nothing else is coming close to that, Chris Walker‘s recent triple-double (46 points, 16 boards, 10 blocks) is pretty ridiculous on its own. Florida is one of the nation’s most dangerous teams this season, and next year they are bringing in another spectacular class, headlined by Walker. Read More »