NBA Draft

TARRYTOWN, NY - AUGUST 3: Joel Embid #11 of the Philadelphia 76ers poses for a portrait during the 2014 NBA rookie photo shoot on August 3, 2014 at the Madison Square Garden Training Facility in Tarrytown, New York. (Photo by David Dow/NBAE via Getty Images)

Joel Embiid The Latest Example Of Risk Vs. Reward In NBA Draft

Seven-footers are still highly coveted by NBA teams, but these players have historically been more prone to injury

06/22/2015

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Big Guys May Own NBA Draft Night

The first three players taken in the NBA Draft on Thursday could easily be a trio of big guys. Karl-Anthony Towns seems to be the most likely first pick by Minnesota.

06/22/2015

2014 NBA Draft

Brooklyn’s Barclays Center To Host 2015 NBA Draft

The NBA draft will be held at the Barclays Center, the home of the Brooklyn Nets, on June 25.

05/12/2015

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6 Best Dressed Players At The 2014 NBA Draft

Athletes have long been known for having great style and the 2014 draft class did not disappoint.

06/27/2014

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Keidel: King James And His Court

LeBron James singularly orchestrated the Big Three union. And now that he has opted out of his Miami Heat contract, he’s once again the Alpha Male of pro sports. Teams are scrambling to find the proper finances and expiring contracts, flipping over cushions for salary cap coin.

06/27/2014

Isaiah Austin of Baylor (R) is greeted by NBA Commissioner Adam Silver as he is honored on stage during the 2014 NBA Draft at Barclays Center on June 26, 2014 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. (credit: Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

NBA Recognizes Baylors’ Isaiah Austin By Selecting Him In Draft

Between the 15th and 16th picks in Thursday night’s draft came a very special NBA selection. Commissioner Adam Silver announced that the NBA would let Isaiah Austin fulfill the dream of every young player, making him a ceremonial pick.

06/26/2014

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2014 NBA Draft Predictions

Two weeks have now passed since we last saw the San Antonio Spurs dismantle the Miami Heat to win their fifth championship. On Thursday, it will be time for the winners to put the champagne down as the 2014 NBA Draft commences

06/26/2014

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Heart Issue Derails Isaiah Austin’s NBA Bid

Isaiah Austin’s attempt to play in the NBA despite his partial blindness has ended because of a rare genetic disorder that affects his heart.

06/23/2014

Rick Carlisle #34 of the Boston Celtics looks to pass the ball while defended by Michael Wilson #22 of the Cleveland Cavaliers during a game circa 1985 at the Boston Garden in Boston, Massachusetts.  (Photo by Dick Raphael/NBAE via Getty Images)

Rick Carlisle On The 1984 NBA Draft

The 1984 NBA Draft is widely considered the best draft ever, including names like Hakeem Olajuwon and Michael Jordan. Also drafted: University of Virginia guard Rick Carlisle.

06/10/2014

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Would NBA Consider An NIT?

Here we are year-in and year-out begging for a name to say ‘You know what I love what Cubes is doing in Dallas and I want to play for him rather than extra cash.’ But it’s not happening.

05/20/2014

NBA commissioner Adam Silver. (credit: Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Keidel: Rumored New NBA Minimum Age Would Be A Good Thing

Word on the street is that the big cheeses at the NCAA and NBA have agreed on a new age requirement for playing pro ball. NBA commissioner Adam Silver, who really doesn’t need the NCAA’s approval, is increasingly vocal on the matter.

04/25/2014

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Baylor’s Isaiah Austin Entering NBA Draft

Baylor sophomore center Isaiah Austin has decided to forgo the remainder of his collegiate eligibility to enter the NBA draft.

04/23/2014

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