Archive - 2007

April 14th

Acie Law IV Interview

Sat, 04/14/2007 - 11:30am

By Adi Joseph

[img_assist|nid=3928|title=Acie Law IV|desc=|link=none|align=right|width=250|height=342]Joseph: Hi Acie, it's Adi Joseph from Thanks for taking the time out of your schedule to do this interview. How did your workout go?

Law: It went well.

Joseph: Where do you see your draft stock right now?

April 10th

2007 Portsmouth Draft Camp Player Evaluations

Tue, 04/10/2007 - 11:51am

By Matthew Maurer

April 8th

2007 Nike Hoop Summit Player Evaluations

Sun, 04/08/2007 - 12:07pm

By Aran Smith

The 2007 Nike Hoop Summit took place on Saturday, April 7th. Despite having one of the more talented teams in recent memory, the World Team struggled to match up with the athleticism and talent of the USA squad. After falling behind by more than 25 in the first half, the World squad was able to rally to close the gap to 10. Team USA put them away with a run in the fourth quarter. The following is a recap of the 21 participant's performances and an outlook of their potential.

April 6th

Draft Buzz - Hasheem Thabeet to Enter NBA Draft

Fri, 04/06/2007 - 12:14pm

By Aran Smith

[img_assist|nid=3944|title=Hasheem Thabeet - AP Photo: John Bazemore|desc=|link=none|align=right|width=250|height=371]Sources close to the situation have indicated that center Hasheem Thabeet will enter his name into the 2007 NBA draft. He will likely test the draft process and wait to hire an agent.

April 4th

Stock Watch - Final Four

Wed, 04/04/2007 - 12:21pm

By Aran Smith


[img_assist|nid=3948|title=Corey Brewer - AP Photo: Matt Sayles|desc=|link=none|align=right|width=250|height=287]Corey Brewer 6-8 185 SF Florida Jr.

For the second year in a row, Corey Brewer raised his level of play on the biggest stage showing that he has the heart of a champion.

April 2nd

NCAA Championship Preview

Mon, 04/02/2007 - 12:34pm

By Adi Joseph

[img_assist|nid=3959|title=Corey Brewer - AP Photo: Eric Gay|desc=|link=none|align=right|width=250|height=357]Well, I was wrong again.

Guess what, I’m not learning. I’m going to doubt Ohio State once more. Florida is my pick. They were my preseason pick, and I doubted them only because of weaknesses shown at points in the regular season.

March 29th

Analyzing the Madness - Final Four Preview

Thu, 03/29/2007 - 1:11pm

By Adi Joseph

[img_assist|nid=3972|title=Mike Conley - AP Photo: David J. Phillip|desc=|link=none|align=right|width=250|height=376]Why do I still doubt Ohio State?

March 27th

Marc Gasol: Following in Pau's Footsteps

Tue, 03/27/2007 - 1:21pm

By Joshua Motenko

[img_assist|nid=3975|title=Marc Gasol|desc=|link=none|align=right|width=350|height=263]During the 2007 FIBA EuroCup All Star game in Cyprus, had a chance to visit with first-time All Star Marc Gasol, brother of NBA All-Star Pau Gasol.

(Parts of this interview have been translated from Spanish)

Motenko: Marc, thanks for agreeing to conduct this interview with

March 22nd

March 21st

Analyzing the Madness - Sweet Sixteen Breakdown

Wed, 03/21/2007 - 1:37pm

By Adi Joseph

[img_assist|nid=3987|title=Tajuan Porter - AP Photo: Elaine Thompson|desc=|link=none|align=right|width=248|height=512]I might be alone, but I am glad Cinderella is dead.

As much as I enjoy rooting for the underdog, too often the Cinderella Sweet Sixteen team falls dead once it gets to the regional semifinals. So while the first weekend was less entertaining, the quality of the teams remaining will make next weekend extremely interesting.