Archive - Aug 2011 - Article


August 27th

State of the Cap: Portland Trailblazers

Sat, 08/27/2011 - 6:36pm

2011/12 Payroll: $66.3 million
2011/12 (Projected) NBA Salary Cap: $54 million
Roughly: $12.3 million over cap

August 24th

NBA Teams Should be Able to Scout High Schoolers

Thu, 08/25/2011 - 5:40am

Since 2005, NBA scouts have been barred from attending high school events.

Commissioner Stern seemed troubled over the influx of direct tickets from high school to pro, and eliminated NBA personnel completely from high school gyms.

State of the Cap: Denver Nuggets

Thu, 08/25/2011 - 5:11am

2011/12 Payroll: $28.8 million
2011/12 (Projected) NBA Salary Cap: $54 million
Roughly: $25.2 million under cap

August 22nd

2011 adidas Nations: College Game Footage

Mon, 08/22/2011 - 8:47pm


August 21st

2011 adidas Nations: College Recap

Mon, 08/22/2011 - 5:39am


With no NBA scouts in attendance, the level of competition and prospects was down from past years. Only Marquis Teague was here among the elite level incoming freshmen. Regardless, there were some top level returning college prospects, with Jared Sullinger and Perry Jones leading the charge. Here's a look at the top prospects:

August 19th

2011 adidas Nations: High School Game Footage

Fri, 08/19/2011 - 5:15pm

During the 2011 Tournament we were able to take some video footage of some of the best high school players in America. We were able to record game play for nearly every team. The actual final was aired on the CBS Sports Network.

Day 1

U18 European Championships: B Division

Fri, 08/19/2011 - 5:12pm

By Giovanni Conte

The level in the European Championship Division B (played in Varna, Bulgaria) is not very high, but you can equally find some interesting prospects.

August 15th

2012 Big Board Update

Mon, 08/15/2011 - 9:02pm

August 14th

AAU Summer Awards / High School Rankings Update

Mon, 08/15/2011 - 7:56am

Updated 2012 Highschool Rankings -- Includes the top 50 seniors, top 25 juniors and top 10 sophomores in the nation (NBA potential).

By Ian Powers

2011 adidas Nations: High School Recap

Sun, 08/14/2011 - 8:51pm

Top Prospects