Lakers brought Ball to L.A. as the second draft pick, and they have high hopes for him.
The Phoenix Suns have signed forward Alec Peters, the team’s selection with the 54th overall pick in the second round of the 2017 NBA Draft. Peters, a prolific three-point shooter at 6-9 and 232 pounds, was named the Horizon League Player of the Year as a senior following a four-year career where he became Valparaiso’s all-time [...]
Once the No. 2 pick in the N.B.A. draft, Beasley has been something of a basketball vagabond. But he is only 28, and he is brimming with confidence.
Two years after taking him in the first round of the NFL draft, the Saints are moving on from linebacker Stephone Anthony. Anthony has been traded from New Orleans to Miami for an undisclosed 2018 draft pick, the teams announced today. The 25-year-old Anthony started all 16 games as a rookie in 2015, but he [more]
Who remembers when Derrick Rose called the New York Knicks a super team last offseason? Who remembers the 2008 draft class? Rose was drafted by the Chicago Bulls as the first pick in the first round. Now, can you remember who went after Rose? That’s right, Michael Beasley. Show More Summary
A week ago former Washington wide receiver Santana Moss said Josh Doctson “might be the best receiver on this team.” The problem is: Doctson hasn’t played enough to prove that. Doctson, a first-round draft pick in 2016, played 29 snaps against the Rams on Sunday with nothing to show for it. Kirk Cousins threw him [more]
Jamal Agnew probably shouldn’t have gone the distance, but he did. The Lions fifth-round draft pick took a punt 88 yards for a touchdown to give Detroit a two-score lead with 12:56 left in the fourth quarter. Roger Lewis, Zak DeOssie, Rhett Ellison and Brad Wing all had shots to bring down Agnew. None made [more]
The Devils rookie is already showing off his skills. The New Jersey Devils could have the NHL’s next young hot shot in Nico Hischier, and he didn’t take long to show us why. The No. 1 overall pick in the 2017 draft scored his first-ever goal against NHL competition in a preseason game against the Washington Capitals on Monday night. Show More Summary
Chicago Bears coach John Fox says Mike Glennon will start against Pittsburgh despite a rough outing at Tampa Bay that fueled more calls for No. 2 overall draft pick Mitchell Trubisky
Will a change of scenery help any of these ex-top prospects reach their potential? Curtis Lazar’s career in the NHL hasn’t quite gone according to plan. The 17th overall pick in the 2013 draft, he’s already on his second team after the Ottawa Senators pulled the plug last spring. Show More Summary
The initial signs were not good for Broncos left tackle Garett Bolles. The first-round draft pick could not put any weight on his left leg as he hobbled to the waiting cart. Bolles’ teammates consoled him, patting him on the head, as he wiped tears from his eyes. Bolles waved to the crowd as he [more]
The Rams made a series of moves to help their QB succeed. Retired NFL lineman Geoff Schwartz shows why that has Goff looking like a totally different player. Jared Goff was the first pick in the 2016 NFL draft, by the Los Angeles Rams, because he’s uber talented. Show More Summary
Pakistani legspinner Mir first pick among overseas players at the draft in Dhaka
Commissioner Manfred noted that future use of technology to steal signs could result in loss of draft picks
The NBA trade rumors involving the Cleveland Cavaliers continue as Kevin Love and their top draft pick in next year’s draft are both being speculated on. The team completed a blockbuster trade just weeks ago with the Boston Celtics which sent Kyrie Irving to the Celtics. Show More Summary
The worst three teams would have an equal chance at the No. 1 pick starting with the 2019 NBA Draft
If the board of governors approves Silver’s reform, it could take effect beginning in 2019. The NBA’s competition committee has recommended commissioner Adam Silver’s NBA Draft Lottery Reform to its board of governors for a final vote, according to ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski. Show More Summary
The Chicago Bulls signed center Diamond Stone today. Stone (6-11, 255) was selected by the New Orleans Pelicans with the 40th overall pick in the 2016 NBA Draft and landed with the L.A. Clippers after a draft-night trade. In 2016-17, Stone averaged 1.4 points in 3.4 minutes through seven games for the Clippers. Through 13 games [...]
The Browns own the Texans' first-rounder in 2018. Will Cleveland make the draft's first two picks?
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