Why Oklahoma freshman Trae Young's game can -- and likely will -- translate to the NBA
The latest NBA mock draft for 2018 features several talented prospects that the top teams in the NBA Draft lottery will be looking to select. The Phoenix Suns could be among those teams with a chance for a high pick. Should they fall to a spot between No. Show More Summary
CHICAGO (AP) -- The NBA says it will hold its draft lottery in Chicago next spring.
Coming off a tough season, the Texas A&M Aggies got a huge boost when projected NBA lottery pick Robert Williams chose to forego the draft to return to the team
This is it for their Knicks. Their last chance to take advantage of the current draft lottery system.
The NBA recently passed Draft Lottery reform in an effort to curtail tanking
Good morning. We have that and more in Friday’s NBA newsletter. The NBA Board of Governors adopted NBA draft lottery reform rules on Thursday by a reported vote of 28-1-1. (Adrian Wojnarowski reports that the Thunder opposed and theShow More Summary
The NBA’s board of governors approved changes to the league’s draft lottery format, ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski reports.
NEW YORK (AP) -- NBA owners passed rules Thursday designed to prevent healthy players from sitting out games, and teams from losing games on purpose to improve their draft position.
Changes are coming for the NBA’s lottery system. The NBA announced Thursday that its Board of Governors voted to reform the draft lottery, reducing the odds so that the three worst teams will have the exact same percentages to win the top overall pick. Show More Summary
The reform should disincentivize tanking for better draft lottery odds.
The NBA votes to disincentivize tanking. The post NBA Approves Draft Lottery Reform, Player Rest Guidelines appeared first on SLAMonline.
Starting in 2019, the team with the worst record will no longer have a significant advantage to earn the top pick
Giving Adam Silver the power to fine teams for resting players is part of the draft lottery reform proposal
The worst three teams would have an equal chance at the No. 1 pick starting with the 2019 NBA Draft
The Board of Governors will come to a vote on September 28. The post Report: NBA To Vote on Draft Lottery Reform, Player Rest Guidelines appeared first on SLAMonline.
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 proposed reform would make it less attractive to lose on purpose to get better
The NBA will consider a draft lottery proposal that will even the odds for the three worst teams to land the top pick.
Incremental progress on NBA tanking is still progress Back in 2014, as Sam Hinkie deftly built a franchise based upon the power of losing, the NBA considered reforming its draft lottery in a major way. Every non-playoff team would have a shot at the No. Show More Summary