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July 20th, 2017

Nine Summer League Observations

Fri, 07/21/2017 - 6:00am

The NBA Summer League system has become quite the spectacle over the past several years which provides a stopgap in a long summer otherwise without professional basketball. Las Vegas outshines its Orlando and Utah counterparts, but they all provide a platform for overreactions and naive optimism for fans of every team. As we find out season after season, Summer League does not strongly correlate with the final outcome of these players, but here are a few things we learned during Summer League as we keep a watchful eye on the NBA’s newest players.

July 13th

Nick Richards Interview

Fri, 07/14/2017 - 12:11am

Kentucky Wildcat, Nick Richards out of Jamaica is considered one of the top big men prospects in the 2017 high school class. We had the opportunity to talk to Richards during McDonald's week, here’s what he had to say.

Nick RichardsNick RichardsNBADraft.net: How has Chicago and McDonald’s week been?

July 7th

Lonnie Walker Interview

Fri, 07/07/2017 - 10:47am

6'5 Miami shooting guard commit Lonnie Walker had an impressive week in Chicago, where we got a chance to catch up with him at the McDonald's All American game. The athletic shooting guard had a stand out senior year, winning the state championship and was named to both the McDonald’s Game and Jordan Brand Classic. He figures to be a one and done, possible lotto pick if he plays to his abilities next season at Miami. We sat down with Walker, here’s what he had to say.

NBADraft.net: How has Chicago and McDonald’s week been?

July 1st

Nike Elite 100: Top Prospects

Sun, 07/02/2017 - 12:00am

The Nike Elite 100 featured top prospects from the 2019 and 2020 classes. With four days of drills, learning from coaches and skills trainers, including Rasheed Wallace showing the up and comers a few things. Some scrimmaging was also played in the event, here are some of the top players.

PJ Fuller 6’2 160, 6’5.5 wingspan SG - 2019

June 30th

2017 NBA Free Agents

Fri, 06/30/2017 - 3:00pm

Unrestricted

1. Kevin Durant and Steph Curry, Golden State Warriors

June 28th

PJ Washington Interview

Wed, 06/28/2017 - 4:05pm

PJ Washington is a 6'7 power forward heading to Univeristy of Kentucky in the Fall. With a versatile game, PJ is considered one of the top incoming freshmen in the nation. He has long been on the recruiting scene starting at Prime Prep and ending up at Findlay Prep. We caught up with Washington and he discussed why he chose Kentucky, and his future plans.

PJ WashingtonPJ WashingtonNBADraft.net: What separates you from your peers?

June 27th

NBPA Top 100

Tue, 06/27/2017 - 1:40pm

The NBPA Top 100 featured high-level prospects in the 2018 and 2019 classes, even one from 2020, Hunter Dickinson. It’s one of the few camps not put on by a shoe company and gives players opportunities to learn about success on the court (skill development) and off the court (coaching and broadcasting seminars). Some of the coaches were Rajon Rondo, Luke Zeller, Beno Udrih, among others. The co-MVPs of the camp were Keldon Johnson and Simi Shittu.

Keldon Johnson 6’6 210 SG – 2018

June 26th

Nike Elite 100 Roster/Measurements

Mon, 06/26/2017 - 4:41pm
Player Height
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Weight Wingspan

June 23rd

2017 NBA Draft Grades

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 10:51am

With the 2017 NBA Draft in the books, it's time to take a look at which teams made the best and worst decisions on draft night.

NBADraft.net's William P. Desautelle III (West) and Jacob Stallard (East) break down the entire draft.

June 22nd

2017 Draft Day: Instant Analysis

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 3:41pm



Welcome draft fans!


Markelle Fultz and Lonzo BallMarkelle Fultz and Lonzo BallFollow this link to our: Draft Day Instant Analysis and follow each pick as their made for our instant analysis from Nick Prevenas.

Click here for: 2017 Actual Draft Board.