The Hornets don't count, because the team that ended up with Anthony Davis was destined to be the clear winner of the draft. With Jared Sullinger, Fab Melo and Kris Joseph, Danny Ainge drafted three accomplished, tough college players who fit roles for Doc Rivers' squad.
In another NBA Draft segment with Noah Coslov of CineSport, I break down the injury concerns of former Ohio St. All-American Jared Sullinger and just how far he could slip Thursday night.
In a new segment with Noah Coslov of CineSport, I break down my sleepers in the upcoming NBA Draft, which takes place June 28, in New Jersey.
Wildcat fans seem more interested in celebrating wins by people who temporarily wear polyester tank tops brandished in "Kentucky" than by, say, degree-seeking philosophy students at Kentucky.
Anthony Davis is the celebrated prize, but this is a draft full of great depth and value, especially in the later stages of the first round.
LeBron and Spoelstra are easy targets to throw under the bus when the Heat eventually get eliminated but not the right ones. You can't win in the NBA without depth, and the Heat has none. That's on Riley.
The following NBA Mock Draft considers the ability of the players and does not incorporate team needs. This has been updated to reflect the results of the 2012 NBA Draft Lottery.
The following NBA Mock Draft considers the ability of the players and does not incorporate team needs.
Despite his achievements, I'm disappointed with Anthony Davis's decision not to continue his education. In doing so, he abandoned the values and drive that got him to such a high level in basketball.
Our top college scout, Dave Maron, came up with this list of our ten best NBA prospects who participated at the Portsmouth Invitational Tournament. The players are listed based on their NBA potential.
Should a team give up on the present by trading away an excellent player for a chance at one of those amazing number one picks in the draft? That suggests you need to sacrifice today to win tomorrow. But is this true?
Since breaking out for 23 points against Duke this past December, Wroten -- a cousin of fellow Seattleite and former Huskies star Nate Robinson -- has exploded with seven 20-plus point games, while leading the team in steals and free throw attempts.
As with any dominant college big man, a lot of talk has swirled around the NBA prospects of Ohio State sophomore Jared Sullinger, and rightfully so. Sullinger has been an absolute monster from the very first day he stepped on campus in Columbus.
The NBA Draft had a definite international flair this year with four of the first seven picks from overseas and five of the first seven from a foreign country.
I recently appeared on ESPN 680 Louisville with Andy Sweeney to break down all the ins and outs of the 2011 NBA Draft.
With the NBA Draft only a day away we thought we'd look at a few players who have been helping themselves as a result of participating in team workouts.