Report: Joel Embiid out four to six months after foot surgery

Friday, June 20th, 2014

Joel Embiid was widely expected to be the top pick in the 2014 NBA Draft, but the Kansas center was hit with a terrible blow this week. He has a stress fracture in his right foot and on Friday he underwent surgery to repair it. Now Embiid is expected to ...

Cleveland Cavaliers doctors clear Joel Embiid

Friday, June 13th, 2014

Kansas center Joel Embiid has become the odds-on favorite to be the No. 1 pick in the 2014 NBA Draft over the past few weeks. The Cleveland Cavaliers have the top pick in this year's draft and rumors have persisted that they preferred Embiid over both college teammate Andrew Wiggins ...

Frank Kaminsky stays at Wisconsin, says NBA looks “boring”

Thursday, May 1st, 2014

Part of blogging -- at least in the "good old days" of blogging -- is highlighting the work of other bloggers. It's how the community was built, really, until some places got so big that they didn't have to feature anyone else anymore. But we're not bitter. Today, we'll feature the ...

The top 10 NBA Draft busts of all-time

Tuesday, June 25th, 2013

The days leading up to the 2013 NBA Draft certainly make fans think back on past draft experiences. While this year's draft class has been deemed "weak" by many draft experts and analysts, it is still sure to produce a number of steady and, most likely, memorable players in the ...

Louisville guard Russ Smith to return for senior season

Wednesday, April 24th, 2013

Conventional wisdom held that Russ Smith, Louisville's leading scorer from it's NCAA championship team, would be headed to the NBA after a remarkable junior season. That wisdom was apparently way off, as Smith has announced he will return for his senior season. The 6'1" guard averaged 18.7 points per game this ...

Reports: Marcus Smart to stay at Oklahoma State

Wednesday, April 17th, 2013

At least one prominent college basketball star seems to remember the old public service message to "Be Cool: Stay In School." Oklahoma State freshman guard Marcus Smart, considered by anyone I've ever paid attention to to be a Top 5 pick in this year's  NBA draft, is expected to formally announce ...

Beware The Guards of Duke

Thursday, June 23rd, 2011

The Cleveland Cavaliers made Duke guard Kyrie Irving the No. 1 pick in the NBA Draft Thursday night, and we're all happy for him. But don't be surprised if this doesn't work out, Cavs fans, and it's not just because you're from Cleveland or we have no idea what Irving's ...

2011 NBA Draft: Live Blog

Thursday, June 23rd, 2011

2011 NBA Draft Live Blog