1. NBA Mock Draft 2017: Updated 1st-Round Predictions, Analysis for Top Prospects

    As the Cleveland Cavaliers, Golden State Warriors and other NBA playoff teams continue to battle for a shot at the title, the league's bottom-feeders are preparing for June 22. This year's draft is peculiar...

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  2. Elijah Stewart to Return to USC After Forgetting to Submit NBA Draft Paperwork

    The NBA 's deadline to declare for the draft was 11:59 p.m. ET Sunday. USC Trojans guard Elijah Stewart missed it...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 16 hours ago 8,428 reads 0 comments

  3. Bam Adebayo Signs with Agent, Will Officially Leave Kentucky for 2017 NBA Draft

    Center Bam Adebayo has hired an agent and will officially leave the Kentucky Wildcats to enter the 2017 NBA draft, he announced Tuesday...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 23 hours ago 2,200 reads 0 comments

  4. Ranking the Best 3-and-D Specialists in 2017 NBA Draft

    The NBA 's three-and-D guards and wings have risen in value over the years. Shooters who can defend are highly coveted, even if they lack dynamic scoring and playmaking ability...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 1 day ago 26,473 reads 0 comments

  5. 2017 NBA Mock Draft: Prospects Facing Major Fall Down Draft Boards

    The NBA draft process can be cold. On the NFL side of things, prospects who fall down boards for one reason or another at least get some spotlight and explanation as to why...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 2 days ago 16,093 reads 0 comments

  6. NBA Mock Draft After the Declaration Deadline

    The deadline to declare for the 2017 NBA draft has passed, but the field isn't set in stone. Prospects who've put their names in still have until after the NBA combine in May to return to school...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 2 days ago 170,303 reads 0 comments

  7. Former 5-Star SG Hamidou Diallo Enters 2017 NBA Draft, Doesn't Hire Agent

    Guard Hamidou Diallo never played a game for the Kentucky Wildcats, but he announced he is entering the NBA draft Sunday on his Twitter page: Diallo did note in his message ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 3 days ago 49,480 reads 0 comments

  8. Duke PG Frank Jackson Reportedly Declares for 2017 NBA Draft, Won't Hire Agent

    Duke guard Frank Jackson has reportedly declared for the 2017 NBA draft but will not hire an agent. Both Tony Jones of the Salt Lake Tribune and Jon Rothstein of CBSSports...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 4 days ago 32,518 reads 0 comments

  9. 2017 NBA Mock Draft: Predictions for Prospects Who Will Sneak into 1st Round

    Take a look at some of the best players on this year's NBA playoff teams and where they were drafted. Jimmy Butler was the last pick of the first round in 2011...

    Paul Kasabian Written by Paul Kasabian about 5 days ago 35,494 reads 0 comments

  10. Ike Anigbogu Declares for 2017 NBA Draft, Hires Agent After 1 Season at UCLA

    Ike Anigbogu is headed to the NBA after one season with the UCLA Bruins. Anigbogu posed for a picture with NBA agent Jason Glushon on Thursday. The tweet from Glushon Sports Management "welcomed Anigbogu into its clientele...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 6 days ago 2,261 reads 0 comments

  11. LaVar Ball 'Worst Thing to Happen to Basketball in Last 100 Years' Per Nike Exec

    Nike executive George Raveling spoke out strongly Thursday against the antics of NBA draft prospect Lonzo Ball 's father, LaVar Ball...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 6 days ago 208,623 reads 0 comments

  12. NBA Draft 2017: Latest Mock Draft for the Best Prospects Atop Round 1

    After the NBA broke a few tiebreakers among teams, the order for the non-lottery portion of the 2017 NBA draft is official...

    Paul Kasabian Written by Paul Kasabian about 6 days ago 15,924 reads 0 comments

  13. Ranking the Best Athletes of the 2017 NBA Draft Class

    When it comes to the NBA draft, teams love to chase upside and potential. Often times, those categories are heavily driven by athletic ability...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 6 days ago 21,461 reads 0 comments

  14. Chad Ford NBA Mock Draft 2017: Notable Picks from ESPN Guru's 4.1 Mock

    There have been several changes to the 2017 NBA draft class since the college basketball season ended on April 3 when North Carolina defeated Gonzaga, so ESPN's Chad Ford offered an update to his most recent mock draft...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 7 days ago 36,232 reads 0 comments

  15. NBA Mock Draft 2017: Bold Predictions for Low-Profile Prospects

    As the downhill roll to the 2017 NBA draft begins, almost every prospect not named Josh Jackson, Markelle Fultz, Lonzo Ball and Malik Monk boasts a low profile...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 7 days ago 28,638 reads 0 comments

  16. 2017 NBA Draft: Best-Case Scenario for Each Top Prospect

    Team fit can play a significant role in a prospect's development once he's selected in the NBA draft. Some players need early minutes, while others require talent to play off or time to learn from the bench...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 7 days ago 144,005 reads 0 comments

  17. Nigel Williams-Goss Declares for 2017 NBA Draft, Will Hire Agent

    Gonzaga guard Nigel Williams-Goss announced Tuesday he will enter the 2017 NBA draft on June 22 and hire an agent —meaning he won't be eligible to return to the Bulldogs next season...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 8 days ago 7,942 reads 0 comments

  18. Timberwolves Win Tiebreaker over Knicks, Get No. 6 Lottery Slot in NBA Draft

    The Minnesota Timberwolves won a tiebreaking pingpong ball draw Tuesday against the New York Knicks to land the sixth-seeded position in the 2017 NBA draft lottery. The Knicks will slot in at No...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 8 days ago 38,940 reads 0 comments

  19. Jordan Bell Declares for 2017 NBA Draft After Calling Report 'Fake News'

    Oregon Ducks forward Jordan Bell has decided to forgo his senior season and enter the 2017 NBA draft on June 22. Bell made his announcement Tuesday in a piece for the website Rise Long Beach ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 8 days ago 4,644 reads 0 comments

  20. Markelle Fultz Talks Lonzo Ball Rivalry, Says He's Aiming to Be MVP as Rookie

    University of Washington standout point guard Markelle Fultz doesn't just want to become the first overall pick in the 2017 NBA draft. The Huskies star also said he plans to contend for the league's Most Valuable Player Award as a rookie...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 8 days ago 17,629 reads 0 comments

  21. NBA Mock Draft 2017: Latest Projections for 1st-Round Prospects

    The NBA playoffs are in full swing after beginning last Saturday. Some teams look like they'll sleepwalk to the second round, while others might be headed home early after a four- or five-game series...

    Paul Kasabian Written by Paul Kasabian about 8 days ago 18,088 reads 0 comments

  22. Ranking the Best Handles in 2017 NBA Draft Class

    The 2017 NBA draft class will be loaded with point guards who dazzle off the dribble. The sharper the handle, the tougher a player is to contain in isolation and ball-screen situations...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 8 days ago 20,478 reads 0 comments

  23. NBA Draft 2017: Ideal Mock Draft Selections for Every 1st-Round Team

    The anticipation for the 2017 NBA draft has seemingly built since last year, when folks looked ahead and realized that this year's class would be stacked with franchise-changing talent and a lot of depth...

    Paul Kasabian Written by Paul Kasabian about 9 days ago 4,716 reads 0 comments

  24. Josh Jackson Declares for 2017 NBA Draft, Signs with an Agent

    Kansas guard Josh Jackson is the latest one-and-done college basketball star, as he declared for the 2017 NBA draft on Monday and signed with agent BJ Armstrong of the Wasserman Media Group, according to Dave Skretta of the Associated Press...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 9 days ago 12,675 reads 0 comments

  25. 2017 NBA Mock Draft: Predictions and Analysis for Top Prospects Available

    The NBA playoffs started with a fury, and plenty more postseason action remains on the docket. Yet nearly half the league awaits May 16's draft lottery...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 9 days ago 31,334 reads 0 comments