Archive - May 2014 - Article

May 29th

2014 Extended Mock Draft 5.0

Thu, 05/29/2014 - 11:36pm

With the 2014 NBA draft less than a month away, here is our fifth look at the first round with team needs factored in and possible trade scenarios noted.

May 28th

Team Needs: Pacific Division

Wed, 05/28/2014 - 7:54pm

Los Angeles Lakers
Needs: You name it, they need it
Picks: 7

May 25th

2014 Nike Junior Invitational Tournament: Top Prospects

Sun, 05/25/2014 - 8:31pm

From May 15th to 18th in Milan, the finals of the Nike Junior International Tournament took place in conjunction with the Euroleague Final 4. The qualifying teams were: Red Star Belgrade, Real Madrid, Joventut Badalona, Zalgiris Kaunas, Cajasol Seville, AJ Milan, Fenerbahce, Brazil. The final game took place at the Forum of Milan and was won by Red Star in a defensive slugfest. Res Star was led by break out MVP Vojislav Stojanovic en route to a 55-42 victory. Here is a list of players that showed the most potential:

May 22nd

Draft Lottery: Winners and Losers

Thu, 05/22/2014 - 10:38pm


Cleveland Cavaliers

May 21st

Sviatoslav Mykhailiuk Interview

Wed, 05/21/2014 - 3:00pm

Sviatoslav Mykhailiuk is a 16 year old 6-foot-6 wing from Ukraine who has been described by scouts as having the potential to become the best shooting guard to ever come out of Europe. On Wednesday he committed to play for the Kansas Jayhawks for the upcoming season. "Sveta" is an absolute natural, he has polished passing and pure shooting skills that you rarely find in a 16 year old.

May 20th

2014 NBA Draft: Late Bloomers

Tue, 05/20/2014 - 8:46pm

In every draft class, we see a handful of young prospects seeking a spot in The League long before they have reached their full potential. They are trying to capitalize on their promise and tantalizing upside. Once in the league, these types of players may have a few years of adjustment to the NBA as they are slowly developed into quality contributors.

May 19th

2014 NBA Draft Lottery Odds

Mon, 05/19/2014 - 10:34pm

The 2014 draft lottery will be held on May 20th at 8:00 PM ET. Here is a look at the lottery teams and their odds of winning.

May 17th

2014 NBA Draft Combine: Athleticism Test Analysis

Sat, 05/17/2014 - 4:44pm

NBA Draft Combine: Athleticism Test Results


Zach LaVine 33.5” no-step vert, 41.5” max vert, 10.42 lane agility, 3.19 sprint

May 16th

NBA Draft Combine: Athleticism Test Results

Fri, 05/16/2014 - 3:49pm
Standing Vertical Leap
Max Vertical Leap
Lane Agility Time
Shuttle Run
Three Quarter Sprint

May 15th

2014 NBA Draft Combine Measurement Analysis

Thu, 05/15/2014 - 9:21pm

Despite the top 3 prospects (Joel Embiid, Jabari Parker and Andrew Wiggins) skipping the combine altogether this year, and a fair share of lotto talent opting to bypass the drill segment Thursday, there were still a number of players that both helped themselves, and those who didn’t.

Link: 2014 NBA Draft Combine Measurements