David Thorpe's summer league tour continues with a look at more prospects in Las Vegas. DeMarcus Cousins offered plenty of talent and warning signs, the Knicks seem to have found a shooter and the Heat have interesting options to round out their roster.
When Louisville coach Rick Pitino told me in July that Kansas had a legitimate chance to have the top two picks in June’s NBA draft, I thought he was nuts.
Marcus Smart was an afterthought for the 2014 NBA draft's No. 1 pick. When Oklahoma State's point guard-in-training opted to remain in Stillwater this past offseason, there was a gasp among the college basketball community and also the NBA fraternity.
The Champions Classic in Chicago on Tuesday night (Duke versus Kansas; Michigan State versus Kentucky) is loaded with elite talent, especially among freshmen.
I took a six-day trip last week to catch six of the top programs in America. I was also able to see six of the top 18 players on Chad Ford's most recent Top 100 draft board.
Jeff Goodman breaks down five rookies from the 2013 NBA draft who could have an early impact, including Victor Oladipo and Michael Carter-Williams, and five who could be slower to develop.
With the 2013 draft complete, Chad Ford breaks down his top prospects and storylines for the 2014 draft.
With the NBA Draft less than a week away, teams are looking to build their rosters for the long haul. Fran Frascilla takes a look at six players that have the skills to become vital assets to an NBA team for one specific reason.
Chad Ford ranks the top 2013 NBA draft prospects by tier.
Fran Fraschilla goes one-on-one and shines some light on Greek League prospect and possible NBA draft first-rounder Giannis Antetokounmpo.
Chad Ford provides the latest buzz surrounding the 2013 NBA draft, including the health of Nerlens Noel, the rise of Michael Carter-Williams and the impact of Dario Saric's threat to withdraw from the draft.
Fran Fraschilla provides his list of the NBA draft's most undervalued prospects.
After impressing everyone at the Nike Hoop Summit, Russian prospect Sergey Karasev couldn't keep his momentum rolling at NBA draft workouts in Las Vegas. Chad Ford reports on Karasev and the rest of the draft prospects' performances in the desert.
Chad Ford continues his tour of draft prospect workouts, checking in on several of top big men in the draft. Cody Zeller is attempting to make the transition to the 4, and in some ways he is beginning to resemble Chris Bosh and LaMarcus Aldridge.
Chad Ford says Shabazz Muhammad's recent workouts with Peak Performance Project might help dispel some preconceptions about him.
Chad Ford offers up his latest 2013 NBA draft rumors, examining why Nerlens Noel remains the front-runner to be the Cavs' pick at No. 1, DeMarcus Cousins' draft-related trade value and whether the Magic will make a move.