With Loss To Dallas, Lakers Move One Step Closer To Retaining Their Top Five Pick

The Lakers dropped another game to the Mavs Sunday, but the loss moves them one step closer to retaining their top five protected pick.

#New York Knicks

The Magic And Knicks Set A New Standard For Basketball Futility Saturday Night

The New York Knicks and Orlando Magic were historically bad Saturday. Their combined 15 points in the 2nd quarter was lowest in history.


Seven, Count ‘Em, Seven Kentucky Players Declared For The 2015 NBA Draft


The University of Kentucky is well-known as the closest thing in college basketball to a direct NBA pipeline under the reign of John Calipari, but the Wildcats took it to new levels on Thursday with seven players, all underclassmen, declaring for the NBA in a joint press conference.

Karl Towns Jr.

#TBT: Raging Against The Machine, The Karl Towns Jr. Story

TBT: We re-publish a piece we did with Karl Towns Jr. from December of 2013, right after he announced he'd join Kentucky.

Myles Turner

Texas Freshman Myles Turner Declares For NBA Draft

Texas freshman Myles Turner is the first marquee prospect to state his intentions, publicly announcing today that he has decided to enter June's NBA draft.


Adam Silver Discusses Fixing The Schedule And Increasing The Age Limit


Adam Silver really wants to raise the age limit. The NBA Player's Association really doesn't. Who's ready for a lockout?!

NCAA Tournament

Prospecting: Players For NBA Fans To Watch From The NCAA Tournament’s South Region

The South Region of the NCAA Tournament has Jahlil Okafor and Justise Winslow, but also a Zags transfer, a Larry Brown disciple and more.

NCAA Tournament

Prospecting: Players For NBA Fans To Watch From The NCAA Tournament’s West Region

D'Angelo Russell and Stanley Johnson highlight a list of names playing in the NCAA Tournament's West Region that every NBA fan should know.


NBA Rookies Learn “Her Name Is…Not Really ‘Sparkle Smith'” & Other Zany Advice

The incoming group of NBA rookies attended the Rookie Transition Program this week.


2014 NBA Rookie Photo Shoot: Superhero Edition

The 2014 NBA Draft has been hyped for a couple years now.

Zach LaVine

Dime Q&A: Zach LaVine On Dunking, Kevin Love, Draft Night, And More

Zach LaVine is quickly becoming the most exciting player of this year’s NBA draft class.

Zach LaVine

Bold Predictions For The 2014-2015 Rookie Class

The NBA draft has come and gone, and those that were selected are now ready to embark on a journey they have waited for their entire lives.


For Young Dante Exum, What You See Is What You Get

LAS VEGAS — If you like the mysterious type, then Australian native and Utah's newest rookie Dante Exum might not be the player for you.


Dime Q&A: Cleanthony Early On ‘Melo, Phil & Some Light Rookie Hazing

LAS VEGAS -- Cleanthony Early is a name that grew in the basketball community as result of Wichita State’s impressive and unexpected past season.

Spencer Dinwiddie

Top 10 Second-Round Picks In The 2014 NBA Draft

Surprisingly, the NBA Draft went according to plan - for the most part at least.

#2015 NBA Draft

Matthew Pierce Breaks Down Projected No. 1 Pick In 2015 Draft, Matthew Pierce

In recent months, NBA draftniks and team player personnel have privately expressed concern over the proposed raising of the NBA draft age.


The 5 Biggest Losers Of The 2014 NBA Draft


There was plenty of buzz on the corner of Flatbush and Atlantic Avenue in Brooklyn last night as the Barclays Center was home to the NBA Draft for the second consecutive year.

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