1. 2017 NBA Mock Draft: Predictions for Prospects Poised to Shake Up 1st Round

    At the 2017 NFL draft, the Chicago Bears shocked every football fan by trading up one spot to select UNC quarterback Mitchell Trubisky even though they had just given a big free-agent contract to former Tampa Bay Buccaneers signal-caller Mike Glennon...

    Paul Kasabian Written by Paul Kasabian about 14 days ago 7,122 reads 0 comments

  2. If LA Lakers Draft Lonzo Ball, Is D'Angelo Russell Out?

    LOS ANGELES — The Lakers have until June 22 to decide if Lonzo Ball has the goods to validate the never-ending hype. But perhaps the bigger question the Lakers must address before draft night is what do they really have in 2015 No...

    Eric Pincus Written by Eric Pincus about 15 days ago 116,669 reads 0 comments

  3. NBA Draft 2017: 1st-Round Mock Draft and Predictions for Most Talented Prospects

    The 2017 NBA draft class, on paper, looks like one of the most talented groups in league history. Of course, we'll need to see how everything plays out over the next three to five ...

    Paul Kasabian Written by Paul Kasabian about 15 days ago 9,310 reads 0 comments

  4. NBA Mock Draft 2017: 1st-Round Predictions and Safest Prospects in Class

    With the 2016-17 NBA season rolling toward completion, focus for most franchises has already shifted to the offseason and this summer's draft...

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  5. 2017 NBA Mock Draft: Latest Prospects' Stock Movement and Predictions

    The NBA Finals have away of ripping away attention from the upcoming 2017 NBA draft. Even these Finals, in large part because LeBron James looked elimination in the eye and pulled ...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 16 days ago 10,297 reads 0 comments

  6. Malik Monk Scheduled for Predraft Visit with New York Knicks

    The New York Knicks reportedly like Kentucky product Malik Monk as a potential target for the No. 8 pick in the upcoming draft. On Friday, Ian Begley of ESPN...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 17 days ago 12,354 reads 0 comments

  7. LaVar Ball Says He Hit Lonzo in the Head, Used Belt on LaMelo as Discipline

    LaVar Ball, the outspoken father of top 2017 NBA draft prospect Lonzo Ball , said he's used a wide range of discipline on his three basketball-playing sons over the years. On Friday, Jeff Goodman of ESPN...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 17 days ago 45,451 reads 0 comments

  8. Lakers Rumors: Latest Buzz on Lonzo Ball and NBA Draft, LeBron James and 2018 FA

    The Los Angeles Lakers are everywhere you look. NBA draft coverage? There's talk of Lonzo Ball, De'Aaron Fox and Josh Jackson...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 17 days ago 4,922 reads 0 comments

  9. NBA Mock Draft 2017: 1st-Round Predictions and Wild-Card Prospects to Watch

    For many teams in the NBA right now, the goal is to contend for the title in five years. That's the stark reality when a team like the Golden State Warriors breeze to a perfect 15-0 record in the playoffs...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 17 days ago 9,012 reads 0 comments

  10. L.A. Lakers Not Entirely Sold on Lonzo Ball, Holding out Hope for Markelle Fultz

    LOS ANGELES — Lonzo Ball was fine. He was humble and respectful in conversation over meals. He shot the ball well on the court. He very well might be the Los Angeles Lakers ’ draft pick in two weeks’ time...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 18 days ago 343,542 reads 0 comments

  11. 2017 NBA Draft Big Board: Pre-Early Entry Withdrawal Deadline Edition

    The NCAA prospect field is set for the 2017 NBA draft. International early entrants have until June 12 to withdraw and declare again in 2018. Teams and players are currently in full workout mode...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 18 days ago 239,022 reads 0 comments

  12. French NBA Draft Prospect Jonathan Jeanne Diagnosed with Marfan Syndrome

    Jonathan Jeanne, who was previously considered a potential first-round selection in the 2017 NBA draft, has been diagnosed with Marfan syndrome, a serious heart condition that could threaten to halt his career in the Association before it begins...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 18 days ago 30,996 reads 0 comments

  13. Lakers Rumors: Execs Split on Drafting Lonzo Ball, De'Aaron Fox, Josh Jackson

    As the Los Angeles Lakers weigh their options with the No. 2 pick in the 2017 NBA draft , team executives are reportedly trying to decide among Lonzo Ball, De'Aaron Fox and Josh Jackson...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 18 days ago 85,485 reads 0 comments

  14. 2017 NBA Mock Draft: Analyzing Riskiest Prospects and 1st-Round Predictions

    The Golden State Warriors look like they are going to waltz to their second NBA Finals win in three seasons after taking a 3-0 series lead over the Cleveland Cavaliers on Wednesday night...

    Paul Kasabian Written by Paul Kasabian about 18 days ago 5,250 reads 0 comments

  15. 2017 NBA Draft: What Every Top Prospect Doesn't Want You to Know About His Game

    Markelle Fultz can score, Lonzo Ball can pass, and Malik Monk can jump. We've been talking about the top NBA draft prospects' strengths all season...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 19 days ago 47,104 reads 0 comments

  16. NBA Draft 2017: Full 1st-Round Mock Draft, Most Surprising Potential Picks

    The 2017 NBA draft has certainly set itself up for some major surprises. Lonzo Ball's desire to play for the Los Angeles Lakers and the shouting of his father is simply one angle...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 19 days ago 10,454 reads 0 comments

  17. NBA Mock Draft 2017: 1st-Round Predictions and Elite Prospects Breakdown

    If you check out three of the latest NBA draft big boards, you'll notice that four players stand out among the rest of the prospects...

    Paul Kasabian Written by Paul Kasabian about 19 days ago 4,697 reads 0 comments

  18. Luke Walton Tells Jim Rome LaVar Ball to Be Closed Out of Lonzo's Lakers Workout

    Los Angeles Lakers head coach Luke Walton said Tuesday that LaVar Ball will not be allowed to attend Lonzo Ball 's workout with the team Wednesday...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 20 days ago 160,037 reads 0 comments

  19. Which 2017 NBA Draft Storylines Are All Hype?

    The NBA draft wouldn't be the highly anticipated event it has become without the polarizing storylines that lead up to it. Lonzo Ball has unsurprisingly been in the thick of multiple arguments regarding both his talent and boisterous father...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 20 days ago 57,676 reads 0 comments

  20. NBA Draft Rumors: Kings Willing to Trade Up for De'Aaron Fox

    The Sacramento Kings have reportedly zeroed in on Kentucky's De'Aaron Fox as a potential franchise cornerstone and are apparently willing to pay big to select him. ESPN.com's Chad Ford reported Kings management has discussed using their Nos...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 20 days ago 87,329 reads 0 comments

  21. Bryan Colangelo Says 76ers Are Open to Trading No. 3 Pick in 2017 NBA Draft

    The Philadelphia 76ers are keeping their options open with the third overall pick of the 2017 NBA draft...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 20 days ago 108,249 reads 0 comments

  22. Jonathan Wasserman's Top 3 Playmakers in 2017 NBA Draft

    Looking for the best NBA coverage around? Bleacher Report is the go-to destination. B/R's NBA coverage delivers must-see hardwood analysis on a daily basis. You've never been so ready for some basketball...

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  23. Markelle Fultz Reportedly Will Only Work Out for Celtics Before 2017 NBA Draft

    Keith Pompey of the Philadelphia Inquirer reported Tuesday that NBA draft prospect Markelle Fultz will only work out for the Boston Celtics ...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 20 days ago 36,711 reads 0 comments

  24. Markelle Fultz, Lonzo Ball Go 1-2 in Chad Ford's 6th 2017 NBA Mock Draft

    ESPN NBA analyst Chad Ford released his sixth mock for the upcoming 2017 NBA draft Tuesday morning, and Washington point guard Markelle Fultz holds down the top spot as the projected selection of the Boston Celtics...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 20 days ago 49,268 reads 0 comments

  25. 2017 NBA Mock Draft: Predictions for Most Intriguing Prospects

    What makes for an intriguing NBA draft prospect? Sometimes, it's the amount of positive hype a player is receiving before the draft. This year, that's former University of Kentucky point guard De'Aaron Fox ...

    Paul Kasabian Written by Paul Kasabian about 20 days ago 19,943 reads 0 comments