Archive - 2008 - Article
By Simon Dresden
The 2008 Nike Hoops Summit game will take place on Saturday, April 12, at the Rose Garden in Portland, Oregon. The game will be shown on Fox Sports Net at will tip-off at 4:00 p.m. (EST). The following is an analysis of the World Select Team.
Serge Ibaka 6-10 PF Congo
By Michael DeStefano
Top 5 Prospects:
While the Big 10 lacks a great deal of depth when it comes to NBA prospects, they caught one big fish: BJ Mullens, and have a number of other first round candidates at the wing positions. Here are the Big 10's best hopefuls for the NBA:
At 33 years of age, head coach Jeff Capel is one of the brightest young coaches in the nation. Entering his third season at Oklahoma, Capel will look to improve on a 23-12 season which included a tournament birth. With next year's likely number one pick in the NBA draft in Blake Griffin, the Sooners have high expectations, rated by some as a top 10 team entering the 2008-09 season.
By Jon Nichols (This article will make heavy use of my Composite Score player rating system. For a description of how it works, visit http://www.nbadraft.net/compositescoreexplaination.htm).
(This article will make heavy use of my Composite Score player rating system. For a description of how it works, visit http://www.nbadraft.net/compositescoreexplaination.htm).
By Michael Jean Baptiste
By Jon Nichols