Archive - Apr 2007 - Article


April 26th

Petteri Koponen Enters 2007 NBA Draft

Fri, 04/27/2007 - 9:56am

By Hippo T.

[img_assist|nid=3909|title=Petteri Koponen - Photo:|desc=|link=none|align=right|width=279|height=350]Finnish point guard Petteri Koponen has declared for the NBA Draft today. He is considered a potential late first rounder, early second rounder.

Draft Buzz - Nicolas Batum Officially Out of 2007 NBA Draft

Fri, 04/27/2007 - 9:47am

[img_assist|nid=3906|title=Nicolas Batum|desc=|link=none|align=right|width=250|height=375]By Aran Smith

French wing Nicolas Batum made it official today saying he will not enter his name into the 2007 NBA draft.

Batum will return to Le Mans for a second season and will surely be the most sought after international player next season. He will have a good chance to be the highest drafted French player of all time next year.

Draft Buzz - Nicolas Batum Likely Out of 2007 NBA Draft

Thu, 04/26/2007 - 10:03am

By Aran Smith

[img_assist|nid=3911|title=Nicolas Batum|desc=|link=none|align=right|width=263|height=350]Sources close to the situation have indicated that French wing-player Nicolas Batum, who's widely considered the top overall prospect in Europe, likely will not enter his name into the 2007 NBA draft.

April 23rd

2007 Jordan Classic Player Evaluations

Mon, 04/23/2007 - 10:12am

By Aran Smith

The 2007 Jordan Brand All American Classic took place on Saturday April 21st at Madison Square Garden in NYC. The following is an evaluation of the prospects in the game.

April 17th

2006-07 Rookie Watch: Draft Redone

Tue, 04/17/2007 - 11:24am

By Ryan Reed

With the season approaching it's end, I decided to revisit the draft. Rather than rank each pick, let's step into a time machine and redo the top 5 picks for those interested in revisionist history. Oh what a difference 9 months makes!

[img_assist|nid=3925|title=Andrea Bargnani|desc=|link=none|align=right|width=270|height=240]1. Toronto Raptors: Andrea Bargnani

April 14th

Acie Law IV Interview

Sat, 04/14/2007 - 11:30am

By Adi Joseph

[img_assist|nid=3928|title=Acie Law IV|desc=|link=none|align=right|width=250|height=342]Joseph: Hi Acie, it's Adi Joseph from Thanks for taking the time out of your schedule to do this interview. How did your workout go?

Law: It went well.

Joseph: Where do you see your draft stock right now?

April 10th

2007 Portsmouth Draft Camp Player Evaluations

Tue, 04/10/2007 - 11:51am

By Matthew Maurer

April 8th

2007 Nike Hoop Summit Player Evaluations

Sun, 04/08/2007 - 12:07pm

By Aran Smith

The 2007 Nike Hoop Summit took place on Saturday, April 7th. Despite having one of the more talented teams in recent memory, the World Team struggled to match up with the athleticism and talent of the USA squad. After falling behind by more than 25 in the first half, the World squad was able to rally to close the gap to 10. Team USA put them away with a run in the fourth quarter. The following is a recap of the 21 participant's performances and an outlook of their potential.

April 6th

Draft Buzz - Hasheem Thabeet to Enter NBA Draft

Fri, 04/06/2007 - 12:14pm

By Aran Smith

[img_assist|nid=3944|title=Hasheem Thabeet - AP Photo: John Bazemore|desc=|link=none|align=right|width=250|height=371]Sources close to the situation have indicated that center Hasheem Thabeet will enter his name into the 2007 NBA draft. He will likely test the draft process and wait to hire an agent.

April 4th

Stock Watch - Final Four

Wed, 04/04/2007 - 12:21pm

By Aran Smith


[img_assist|nid=3948|title=Corey Brewer - AP Photo: Matt Sayles|desc=|link=none|align=right|width=250|height=287]Corey Brewer 6-8 185 SF Florida Jr.

For the second year in a row, Corey Brewer raised his level of play on the biggest stage showing that he has the heart of a champion.