| Apr 4, 2015
| 5:35 PM
A scenario, if you will:
You are 76ers general manager Sam Hinkie and you end up leaving the May 15 NBA Draft Lottery with the No. 2 overall pick in the draft after registering the league's third-worst regular-season record (19-63 again).
| Mar 28, 2015
| 5:35 PM
Freshman point guard Melo Trimble and junior forward Jake Layman will “go through the process” of seeing where they might be taken in the NBA draft before making a decision about returning to Maryland next season, a source familiar with...
| Apr 1, 2015
| 2:20 PM
LAWRENCE, Kan. Like Andrew Wiggins and Joel Embiid before him, Kansas' Kelly Oubre Jr. will be one and done.
Oubre, a 6-foot-7 small forward, announced his decision to enter the NBA draft on Wednesday morning, ending his college career after just one...
| Mar 31, 2015
| 7:11 AM
It's been a season to forget for the New York Knicks, and that's why team President Phil Jackson is doing what he can to keep season-ticket holders from leaving.
In a letter and video message obtained by ESPN that was sent to season-ticket holders...
| Mar 30, 2015
| 9:00 AM
Monday's visit to Philadelphia may be the most important game left on the Lakers' schedule.
The Lakers (19-53) owe their 2015 first-round pick to the 76ers (18-56), via the Phoenix Suns and the Steve Nash trade, provided it's not a top-five selection....
| Mar 27, 2015
| 9:48 PM
Freshman forward Kevon Looney embraced his coaches as he stepped off the court here and walked down the tunnel into the locker room. The loss could be his final game at UCLA.
Looney, considered a promising NBA prospect, could make himself available...
| Mar 14, 2015
| 7:46 AM
To his credit, this remains a time when Pat Riley continues with his cross-country due diligence, fanning out around the nation along with his staff to scout college tournaments.
Because even if his picks don't come in the lottery or the first-round, or...
| Mar 22, 2015
| 9:10 PM
Coach Byron Scott said before the Lakers' game Sunday night that he's pushing his team to win every game, regardless of whatever impact that might have on their NBA draft position.
The Lakers ran away from the Philadelphia 76ers, 101-87, with a dominant...
| Mar 22, 2015
| 12:51 PM
Ohio State guard D'Angelo Russell, a possible top-five pick in June's NBA draft, was knocked out of the NCAA tournament on Saturday as the Ohio State Buckeyes (10th seed) fell to the Arizona Wildcats (2nd), 73-58.
Russell struggled against the Wildcats'...
| Mar 21, 2015
| 7:54 AM
Pat Riley has always been in a hurry. Impatience has been his virtue. At least when it has come to his tenure with the Miami Heat.
Barely two months after his arrival in 1995, he blew up his roster and traded for Alonzo Mourning. Less than three...
| Jan 24, 2015
| 9:00 PM
Q: Unless the Heat can make a move for a distributing point guard who can shoot the three and/or a true backup for Dwyane Wade, why not just shut the veterans down, try to develop the young talent, and regain the draft pick? You wrote that the veterans...