1. 2017 NBA Draft: 1st-Round Order and Top 2-Way Prospects

    Point guards rightfully hog the attention at the top of the 2017 NBA draft. What the point-heavy class glosses over, though, is the fact so many quality two-way players also ...

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  2. NBA Mock Draft 2017: Latest Projections and Comparisons for Underrated Prospects

    There's good and there's bad with owning a lottery pick in the NBA draft. The good side of the coin is that a team with a lottery pick is in position to add a potential game-changer to its roster...

    Kristopher Knox Written by Kristopher Knox about 2 hours ago 56 reads 0 comments

  3. NBA Draft 2017: Mock Draft Projections for Safest Lottery Prospects

    There are a usually a couple different strategies teams take into the NBA draft. The first, and most obvious, is to draft prospects with high ceilings who could become pro stars...

    Kristopher Knox Written by Kristopher Knox about 5 hours ago 1,916 reads 0 comments

  4. 2017 NBA Mock Draft: Predictions, Pro Comparisons for Elite Frontcourt Prospects

    Point guards have received much attention in the months leading up to the 2017 NBA draft. It's for a good reason: Three could go first, second and third overall, and five floor generals could land inside the top eight...

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  5. NBA Mock Draft 2017: 1st-Round Projections and Prospects Shaking Up Stock Market

    June 22 changes the trajectory of the NBA for a decade or more. It might sound hyperbolic, and maybe hindsight will treat it as such, but it's not often a team qualifying for ...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 1 day ago 7,847 reads 0 comments

  6. 2017 NBA Mock Draft: Pro Comparisons and Predictions for Elite Guard Prospects

    There are plenty of quality prospects available in this year's NBA draft. Teams looking for help at specific positions—regardless of which they are—should be able to find a player or two who can help fill the right roster holes...

    Kristopher Knox Written by Kristopher Knox about 1 day ago 12,149 reads 0 comments

  7. 2017 NBA Draft: 1st-Round Order and Prospects Who Could Slide on Draft Day

    Every year, one or two NBA prospects have the unfortunate distinction of being draft-day sliders. Whether it's team fit, questions about health or character, or just bad luck, ...

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  8. NBA Mock Draft 2017: Projections for Prospects with Most Star Potential

    The NBA Finals are now set between the Cleveland Cavaliers and Golden State Warriors, which means every team with a first-round pick is now officially in offseason mode and preparing for the 2017 NBA draft...

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  9. 2017 NBA Draft Spotlight: Meet the Combine Stud Flying Up Lottery Boards

    Jonathan Wasserman is gearing up for the 2017 NBA draft on June 22 and bringing you one of his spotlight players. Check him out above...

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  10. 'The Full 48' Podcast: B/R's Jonathan Wasserman Previews 2017 NBA Draft

    Bleacher Report's Jonathan Wasserman joins B/R's Howard Beck and Jordan Brenner on The Full 48 podcast to preview the 2017 NBA draft ...

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  11. 5 Reasons New York Knicks Should Make Frank Ntilikina Their Top NBA Draft Target

    The New York Knicks own the No. 8 pick in the 2017 NBA draft, which means they won't get to select Markelle Fultz or Lonzo Ball. However, their next-best option, Frank Ntilikina, is likely to still be on the board...

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  12. 2017 NBA Draft: Lonzo Ball or De'Aaron Fox, Who Ya Got?

    Washington's Markelle Fultz remains the favorite to go first in the 2017 NBA draft. The No. 2 overall discussion features Lonzo Ball and De'Aaron Fox , exciting point guards with contrasting styles and strengths...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 2 days ago 157,746 reads 0 comments

  13. 2017 NBA Mock Draft: Predictions and Prospects Who Can Help Contenders

    The 2017 NBA draft is drawing increasingly closer. For teams that didn't have a legitimate shot at winning a championship this season, the annual selection event will be the highlight of the offseason...

    Kristopher Knox Written by Kristopher Knox about 2 days ago 10,461 reads 0 comments

  14. Lonzo Ball Reportedly Considering Working out for 76ers Before 2017 NBA Draft

    Lonzo Ball is still hoping to go to the Los Angeles Lakers , but he is reportedly considering a workout with the Philadelphia 76ers , per Chris Haynes of ESPN. The 76ers have the No...

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  15. NBA Mock Draft 2017: Latest Projections for Polarizing Prospects

    Polarizing prospects aren't an uncommon feature of NBA drafts. Look at a year ago, where guys like Thon Maker and Skal Labissiere led the way in this regard...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 3 days ago 5,572 reads 0 comments

  16. Lonzo Ball Told Celtics He Won't Work out for Them, Says Danny Ainge

    Despite being in the running for the No. 1 overall pick in the 2017 NBA draft, guard Lonzo Ball will not work out for the Boston Celtics . According to A...

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  17. Breaking Down Strengths, Weaknesses of Top Point Guards in 2017 NBA Draft

    Point guards dominate the 2017 NBA draft discussion. There will be a handful of teams in the lottery adding their next franchise floor general on June 22. It's possible three are gone by the time the Phoenix Suns pick at No...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 3 days ago 35,190 reads 0 comments

  18. 2017 NBA Mock Draft: Breakdown of Top PG Prospects and 1st-Round Predictions

    Guards will headline the 2017 draft class on June 22. Within the top five, we could see three ball-dominant prospects with varying skill sets come off the board...

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  19. Caleb Swanigan to Remain in 2017 NBA Draft After 2 Seasons at Purdue

    Purdue star Caleb Swanigan has elected to remain in the NBA draft instead of returning to school for his junior season, per Jeff Goodman of ESPN. Goodman also cited a general manager who called him the "most underrated guy in the draft...

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  20. 2017 NBA Draft: Selection Order, Prospects to Watch and More

    In theory, the stock market for the 2017 NBA draft should settle. With the combine in the books, what looks like a surefire memorable event shouldn't feature much in the way of changes for prospects...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 4 days ago 2,320 reads 0 comments

  21. NBA Mock Draft 2017: Projections and Predictions for Top Sharpshooters

    As we've seen throughout the 2017 NBA playoffs, it pays to have great perimeter shooters. More specifically, sharpshooters...

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  22. Boom-or-Bust Draft Prospects: Riskiest Players in the 2017 NBA Draft

    Boom-or-bust NBA draft prospects present both enticing upside and worrisome risk. The latter typically stems from limited production, experience or skills...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 4 days ago 116,360 reads 0 comments

  23. Chad Ford NBA Draft 2017: Takeaways from ESPN Guru's 7th Big Board

    ESPN Insider and draft expert Chad Ford released his latest big board on Tuesday, with very few changes atop the board. Here's a look at his rankings: Markelle Fultz, G, Washington (Previous: No...

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  24. NBA Mock Draft 2017: 1st-Round Projections and Predictions for Fringe Prospects

    Even though the playoffs are still unfolding—at least in the Eastern Conference—interest in the 2017 NBA draft is beginning to heat up...

    Kristopher Knox Written by Kristopher Knox about 5 days ago 10,242 reads 0 comments

  25. Jonathan Wasserman's Top 3 Big Men in the 2017 NBA Draft

    In a draft class filled with elite guards, B/R Analyst Jonathan Wasserman takes us inside to see which of the best bigs are up for grabs. Watch above...

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