May 22nd, 2010
The measurements from Chicago provide a quantifiable look at players eligible for this year's draft. And while it's important to keep things in perspective: player's measurements don't play basketball, a player's height, wingspan and standing reach certainly aid in a player's basketball abilities. With the official measurements being released, here's our analysis of what it all means.
By Mike Misek
2010/11 San Antonio Spurs Payroll: $66 million
2010/11 NBA Salary Cap: $56.1 million
Roughly: $9.9 million over cap
Today was day 1 of the NBA Draft Combine from the Attack Athletics training center in Chicago, Illinois.
The following are observations from the Thursday AM telecast on ESPNU. Granted many scouts feel this workout/combine has become a pointless event to attend anyway.