TAG: Chris Walker

College, Mock Draft, NBA, NBA Draft / Jan 27, 2014 / 1:00 pm

Dime Mock Draft 1.0: Andrew Wiggins Or Joel Embiid?

Andrew Wiggins, Joel Embiid

Okay, so maybe this year’s NBA Draft class isn’t quite as good as we thought. There are no LeBrons. No KDs. There might not even be a D-Wade in here. The class from 2003 is much better, and let’s not even go into discussions concerning the ’96 class or 1984. With that being said, there is a ton of talent, and we also have to remember: it’s not even February yet. With so many young players coming out, we can guarantee your opinion of them will be drastically different once we get closer to the summer. Read More »

College, High School, NBA Draft / Dec 13, 2013 / 3:00 pm

Power Trip: Chris Walker Is Ready To Make Headlines At Florida

Chris Walker

Chris Walker will make the transition from high school basketball royalty to superstardom sometime soon, whether it’s at Florida, where he’s recently completed coursework and could begin practicing this weekend if he’s cleared by the NCAA, or in the NBA. Is he ready? Well, it sort of feels like he’s been ready his whole life. Read More »

College, High School / Sep 17, 2013 / 10:30 am

Chris Walker’s Sick Summer Mixtape

Chris Walker

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 »

College, NBA, NBA Draft / Jun 28, 2013 / 1:30 pm

The Top 15 Pro Prospects In Next Year’s NBA Draft (With Highlights)

Andrew Wiggins

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 »

High School / Apr 15, 2013 / 5:42 pm

From Underneath The Shadow Of Michael Jordan, Jordan Brand Classic Stars Show Out

Jabari Parker, Julius Randle

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 »

High School, Video / Apr 14, 2013 / 8:47 pm

The best high school ballers in the nation put on a show in Brooklyn

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High School / Feb 12, 2013 / 3:45 pm

Jabari Parker, Aaron Gordon, Andrew Wiggins And More Are Part Of The 2013 Jordan Brand Classic

Jabari Parker

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 »

High School, Video / Nov 21, 2012 / 1:00 pm

Video: Florida-Bound Chris Walker Puts Up A Ridiculous Triple-Double

Chris Walker

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 »