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January 20th, 2010

Euroleague Stock Watch

Wed, 01/20/2010 - 10:43pm

Now that the regular season is over in the Euroleague and Euro Cup competitions, let's take a look at the potential draft picks.

Potential first and second rounders:

January 18th

2010 Big Board Update

Mon, 01/18/2010 - 5:57pm

A lot has changed since our last update on November 23rd.

2010 Big Board (Top 100 Prospects)


Hassan WhitesideHassan WhitesideHassan Whiteside
has moved all the way up to #2 on the most recent update. While still extremely raw, the bigman from Marshall is averaging 7.2 blocks over his last 5 games. He leads the contry at 5.6 bpg in just 24 mpg. He's also averaging 12.5 ppg and 9.4 rpg in his freshman season.

January 17th

NCAA Power 16 Rankings

Sun, 01/17/2010 - 11:04pm

By Josh Cochran and Joel Steiner
NCAA Power 16: January 18th

January 15th

Inside the College Game | Texas: Perfectly Flawed?

Fri, 01/15/2010 - 11:30pm
Greg McDermott took his seat in front of the media in Hilton Coliseum on Wednesday night and seemed to mentally exhale. Coaches often use post-game press conferences to fully decompress what they've just witnessed unfold in front of them, and as the Iowa State coach spoke, it became clear what he was most feeling: awe.

January 14th

NBA Draft: Stock Watch

Fri, 01/15/2010 - 1:35am

Rising:

Evan TurnerEvan TurnerEvan Turner 6-6 205 PG/SG Ohio St. Jr.

Evan Turner was supposed to miss 6 weeks but mended quickly and was able to return after only a month missing just 6 ball games. His loss was felt as the Buckeyes split those games going 3-3.

Turner didn't take long to get back into the swing of things.

January 11th

Dwayne Collins Interview

Mon, 01/11/2010 - 10:05pm
By Bobby Giller

Miami senior power forward Dwayne Collins is a hot name among NBA scouts with a real chance to go in the first round in this year's draft. At the LeBron James Skills Academy last summer, Collins measured 6-7.5 (barefoot) with a 7-foot-4.5 wingspan.

Dwayne CollinsDwayne CollinsQ: You put your name into the draft last year but decided to withdraw. How did the process go and what were you told to improve on?

January 10th

NCAA Power 16 Rankings

Sun, 01/10/2010 - 9:05pm

By Josh Cochran and Joel Steiner
NCAA Power 16: January 11th

It’s not March, but there was plenty of madness this week with nine of last week’s Power 16 teams falling.  The biggest lesson learned: it’s tough to win on the road.  Kansas, Purdue, Duke, West Virginia, Kansas State, North Carolina, Georgetown, Wisconsin and New Mexico all lost tough road games.  We definitely have a shakeup in the rankings as a result, but it’s tough to penalize these teams too much for difficult road losses. 

January 5th

January 3rd

NCAA Power 16 Rankings

Sun, 01/03/2010 - 8:43pm

By Josh Cochran and Joel Steiner
NCAA Power 16: January 4th

December 30th, 2009

Worst 10 NBA Draft Picks of the Decade

Thu, 12/31/2009 - 8:39am
As much as a great draft pick can buoy a franchise, a bad selection will sink it. The 2000s have been a decade starring haves and have nots of the front office world. We've seen Chris Wallace do a terrible job for two teams and Mike Dunleavy be allowed to continue screwing up one single team for several years. Isiah Thomas has come and gone, then come, then gone again.