Archive - Apr 20, 2009

Duke's Henderson to enter name in draft


Georgia Tech's Gani Lawal enters NBA draft

Associated Press

2009 NBA Draft: Early Entry Page

Mon, 04/20/2009 - 12:36pm

Here is's 2009 early entry page. With so many underclassmen potentially declaring, there are sure to be players that expect to get into the first round that fall into the second round (non-guaranteed contract). As with many drafts, there will likely be a group of underclassmen "playing chicken" up until the early entry withdrawal date. Check back as this page will be continuously updated with early entry decisions and projections on where prospects will be going in the draft.

NBA AM: Stephen Curry Set To Declare


2009 Jordan Classic Recap

Mon, 04/20/2009 - 1:05am

The Black squad defeated the White squad in Saturday night's Jordan Brand Classic at Madison Square Garden. The 110-103 final score was the game's closest margin after the opening minutes. The match up of top High School talent was marked by lax effort and poor play, even by showcase/exhibition standards. The atmosphere at the arena was quite tame, possibly leading to the uneven performance. Here's a brief review of players from both teams, including game notes, significant player attributes and other thoughts.