Archive - 2008 - Article

October 10th

2008 Hoop Summit: Analyzing the World Team

Fri, 10/10/2008 - 8:03pm

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

October 8th

Team USA: Looking Ahead

Wed, 10/08/2008 - 9:19pm


October 6th

Big-10 Conference: Top NBA Prospects

Tue, 10/07/2008 - 9:57am


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:

October 5th

October 3rd

Sophomore Rankings Released

Fri, 10/03/2008 - 1:06pm

NCAA Sophomore Rankings - Class of 2011

Despite losing a slew of talented players, the cream of the 2011 (sophomore) class (Blake Griffin and James Harden) still matches up favorably with the best that the freshman class has to offer (BJ Mullens and DeMar Derozan).

September 30th

Jeff Capel Interview

Tue, 09/30/2008 - 10:28am

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.

September 24th

The Importance of Efficiency

Wed, 09/24/2008 - 9:02pm

By Jon Nichols

(This article will make heavy use of my Composite Score player rating system. For a description of how it works, visit

September 21st

Patrick Christopher Interview

Sun, 09/21/2008 - 8:10pm

By Michael Jean Baptiste

September 18th

Explanation of Composite Score Player Rating System

Thu, 09/18/2008 - 10:27am

By Jon Nichols

September 17th