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April 27th, 2010

Eric Bledsoe: Ready or Not...

Tue, 04/27/2010 - 8:59pm

Almost every team in need grabbed a young point guard in last year’s draft, as 11 (not including Tyreke Evans) went in the first round alone. In this year’s draft, as few as two could go in the first round. The first is projected #1 overall selection, John Wall, and the second, could be his running mate Eric Bledsoe.

April 24th

2010 McDonald's Game Scouting Reports

Sat, 04/24/2010 - 1:23pm

The 2010 McDonald's All Star game took place on March 31st. With a break in the (draft) action following the conclusion of the NCAA tournament and early entry period, we've had a chance to break down the McDonald's game a number of times, focusing on every player.

April 22nd

Cory Joseph/Josh Selby Interviews

Fri, 04/23/2010 - 6:00am

By Rashad Smith

Cory Joseph is a 6’3”, 180 lb Canadian PG out of Findlay College Prep HS. He is ranked no. 7 according to On Friday Joseph announced he was signing with Texas.

Cory JosephCory Where do you think Canadian players rank in comparison to United States players?

April 20th

Harrison Barnes Interview

Tue, 04/20/2010 - 8:45pm

Harrison Barnes is rated by most recruiting and scouting services as the #1 prosect in the senior high school class. Barnes was first scouted by in August of 2008 at the Global Games in Portland. At the time he was on the rise, moving into the top 5 on many national (rising junior) recruiting lists for the Class of 2010.

April 19th

2010 Early Entries

Mon, 04/19/2010 - 8:02pm

Official 2010 Early Entries. plus our 2010 Early Entry Page with projections of where players would go.

On Tuesday, Kyle Singler announced that he has decided to return to Duke for his senior year.

Luke Babbitt entered his name in to the draft. Babbitt has hired an agent and is projected to be a late first round pick.

April 18th

2010 Jordan Brand Classic: East Recap

Mon, 04/19/2010 - 3:01am

The East had a tough time staying with Harrison Barnes, Josh Selby and the rest of the West squad Saturday night at the Garden in front of an raucous Manhattan crowd. There wasn’t much defense, rebounding, outside shooting, or savvy decision making in this one, however the game was more of a celebratory showcase that finalized the brilliant high school careers of the most talented young athletes in the country.

April 17th

2010 Jordan Brand Classic: West Recap

Sun, 04/18/2010 - 3:57am

The West (white) squad topped the East (black) squad 129-125 at Madison Square Garden on Saturday night behind 20 points and 15 rebounds from Co-MVP Harrison Barnes. Kyrie Irving shared the honor from the black squad going for (game high) 22 points, 7 assists, and 4 rebounds. We will split the recap into 2 parts. First a look at the victorious West squad:

April 16th

2010 Draft Lottery Odds

Fri, 04/16/2010 - 6:05pm

The draft ties were broken on Friday by the NBA, setting the draft order for all but the top 14 picks.

The teams in the lottery, to be held on May 18th, are as follows (note: the first three picks in the draft will be determined by the lottery and the remainder of the "lottery teams" will select in positions 4 through 14 in their listed order)

Odds shown are for the top overall pick:

April 15th

Brandon Knight Interview

Thu, 04/15/2010 - 10:39am

This interview took place on April 8th in Portland, Oregon. Brandon Knight has since committed to University of Kentucky.

Brandon KnightBrandon Talk a little bit about the Hoop Summit. How has the experience been?

Brandon Knight:
It’s been pretty cool. It’s been a lot of basketball. Which is good. I enjoy it. And just competing and getting after it and trying to get better as a unit.

April 14th

Ekpe Udoh: Baylor's Lionheart

Thu, 04/15/2010 - 3:53am

By Edward Ziti

Every year a few unexpected players come out of nowhere to have big seasons and grab first round and lottery (top 14) spots in the NBA draft. Meet Ekpe Udoh, the big man who led Baylor to the Elite Eight, during their first NCAA tournament appearance in 60 years.