Archive - Jun 2008

June 26th

LSU star drops into Warriors' lap

Contra Costa Times

Blazers trade for Bayless on draft day

The Columbian

Where's the Love, Pass the Mayo: Draft Trades

Thu, 06/26/2008 - 6:40pm


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A list of the trades on draft night:

The Grizzlies acquired OJ Mayo (No. 3) from the Timberwolves for Kevin Love (No. 5) in a multi-player deal.

The Blazers acquired Jerryd Bayless (No. 11) from the Pacers for Brandon Rush (No. 13) in a multi-player deal.

Draft Time: Instant Analysis

Thu, 06/26/2008 - 3:14pm


For the first time in this site's history, will be breaking down the draft as it happens. Nick Prevenas and Kevin Duffy will be offering instant analysis after each pick, while attempting to document every trade, awkward interaction and ill-advised suit choice. Feel free to join the party by leaving a comment below.


2008 Extended Mock Draft: Vol 2.3

Thu, 06/26/2008 - 10:01am


This year's draft is one of the most difficult ever to project because there are so many unknowns with regard to trades taking place at the top of the draft, beginning with the 2nd pick, down through the lottery and into the late first round. Look for a number of trades to go down changing the expected course of events throughout the draft.


June 25th

Clippers and Sonics swap 4 for 7

Thu, 06/26/2008 - 9:22am

The 2008 NBA draft is still a couple hours away, but the wheeling and dealing is already in high gear.