Star-studded college basketball teams like this season’s version of the Kentucky Wildcats are the reason why the idea of tanking is even discussed in the NBA in the first place. After all, in DraftExpress ’ latest mock draft, Karl-Anthony Towns checked in as the projected No. Show More Summary
Heat fans are often clowned as a bunch of bandwagoners who hopped aboard when LeBron James arrived in 2010. In fact, teams such as the Wizards and Bulls have used a “Bandwagon Cam” to single out and mock folks in attendance wearing Miami gear. But what if we’re all wrong about this? What if the Heat actually […]
Bill is upset that his freshman haven’t lived up to the hype yet.
College coaches like to say mock drafts ruin prospects, but the facts clearly say otherwise. A preface: Bill Self is, if you're assigning hat colors, one of the good guys in college basketball. He has a record of setting his players up for success and honestly counseling them on their pro prospects. Show More Summary
The Memphis Grizzlies beat the Golden State Warriors 105-98 in a matchup of two of the best teams in the NBA and they got a little help from the officials and one player who had a little too much fun with a bad call. With just three minutes left and Memphis up by five, Mike Conley of the Grizzlies drove to the lane for a layup. Show More Summary
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Every year a handful of college basketball players make dumb decisions based off bad information when it comes to the NBA draft. And if there's a whipping boy for those deeds of misinformation, college basketball coaches...Show More Summary
LAWRENCE, KAN. — Before the season opener for Kansas last month, an NBA scout turned to me on press row and asked: "What is Wayne Selden ?" Once thought to be a possible one-and-done prospect who has lived in the first round of mockShow More Summary
With the college basketball season finally here and the NBA season a few weeks in, it's officially that time. We went with the current NBA standings to determine the mock draft order, and we accounted for any previous trades that involved 2015 picks. At this stage, we're looking at three guys right now as potential No. Show More Summary
I guess the way to hit Cleveland fans the hardest these days is to mock LeBron James. The NBA's best player, who came back to Cleveland this offseason after winning a couple titles in Miami, has a pregame ritual of putting chalk on his hands and throwing it in the air. Show More Summary
As long as basketball never stops, neither will the mock drafts. Based on everything we saw last year and the offseason camps and tournaments, we've projected the 2015 first round with training camp approaching. The draft order was generated based on next year's projected standings. It also reflects all previous trades that were made involving future picks. Begin Slideshow
Chandler Parsons may be sitting on a multi-million dollar NBA contract but he still can’t get a DM from his female fans. Parsons signed a $46 million, three year contract this offseason with the Dallas Mavericks. Some NBA analysts called the contract a little “bloated” and wondered if Parsons would live up to his price […]
It's never too early for a mock draft, and with events like the LeBron James Nike Skills Academy and Adidas Nations all wrapped up, we actually have a better sense of who might be poised for breakout seasons. The 2015 class isn't asShow More Summary
A Michigan man with a rare genetic disorder is seeking more than $25,000 in damages from Shaquille O'Neal, NBA player Trey Burke, and rapper Waka Flocka for making fun of his pic on social media, reports the Detroit Free Press. Jahmel Binion has ectodermal dysplasia, a condition that can...
Jahmel Binion suffers from ectodermal dysplasia, a rare condition condition characterized by a reduced ability to sweat, missing teeth and abnormal hair growth. In April, Binion’s condition became a laughing matter for former NBA star Shaquille O’Neal. O’Neal posted a side-by-side photo of Binion and his own face to his popular Instagram account and captioned it “smile today”.
Retired NBA legend Shaquille O'Neal, rapper Waka Flocka Flame and current NBA player Trey Burke are being sued by a man for mocking his appearance online. Jahmel Binion suffers from a disorder called hypohidrotic ectodermal dysplasia,...Show More Summary
A Michigan man who has a rare genetic disorder that affects his facial features is suing former NBA star Shaquille O'Neal and two others for mocking a selfie he posted online.
Masai Ujiri, the general manager of the Toronto Raptors, doesn't care what anyone else thinks. That much was clear when he drafted Bruno Caboclo at No. 20 in the 2014 NBA draft, spurning convention and the glut of mock drafts in the process. Show More Summary
With the 2014 NBA draft now in the past, it would be weird if we didn't have a 2015 mock draft ready to roll. Unfortunately, the board isn't as strong as the one we just saw drafted, but there are still some really nice young prospects to round out the top 30. The draft order was generated based on the final standings from the 2013-14 NBA season. Show More Summary
A 2015 NBA Mock draft a year ahead of the draft? Yup. We do this every year. This was the 2013 version (two players ended up going in (...)
The most puzzling selection of the 2014 NBA draft was likely the Toronto Raptors' 20th pick, Brazilian Bruno Caboclo, who was described by ESPN's Fran Fraschilla as "two years away from being two years away." The Toronto Sun mocked the questionable decision by including a photo of Sacha Baron Cohen's character Bruno from Da Ali G Show. Show More Summary