Final 2014 NBA Draft prospect rankings with scouting reports

The 2014 NBA Draft will be upon us Thursday night and this year’s class is easily the deepest in a decade. While speculation has run wild over the past few days about who will go where, there is absolutely no question that any number of guys could be worthy of being the top pick this year.

With that in mind here are our final prospect rankings for this year’s draft. What follows is the top 30 players in this year’s draft class with a scouting report for each. Remember this isn’t the order I necessarily believe these guys will be drafted in, it’s just my ranking of their overall ability.

Joel Embiid blows Cleveland Cavaliers away with workout

While speculation will certainly continue to run wild over the next two weeks, it seems that the Cleveland Cavaliers have made their decision as to who they will select with the No. 1 overall pick in the 2014 NBA Draft. The Cavs were reportedly “blown away” by Kansas center Joel Embiid’s workout recently and unless the team is overwhelmed by a trade offer, he will be their pick.

2014 NBA Draft Lottery Odds for Every Team

The 2014 NBA Draft lottery will be held Tuesday night and the results will be broadcast on ESPN at 8 p.m. ET. To get you primed and ready for the most anticipated draft lottery in years we’ve put together the odds for each of the 14 lottery teams.

Full NBA Early Entries List with Scouting Reports

The deadline for underclassmen to declare for the 2014 NBA Draft has come and gone and we now know who is in and who is out. Here is a full list of all the college early entries for this year with scouting reports and projections.

Updated 2014 NBA Draft early entries list

The 2014 NBA Draft is still months away, but with the college basketball season over we’re starting to get a look and what this year’s draft class will look like. . Below is the final list of early entrants who have declared themselves available for this year’s draft, which will take place on June 26 at the […]

2013 NBA Draft: The best and worst picks

The 2013 NBA Draft is in the books and it’s time to dissect it all. Here’s our look at the best and worst picks from a crazy Thursday night at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn.

2013 NBA Mock Draft

The NBA Draft is upon us. For me, that means being glued to twitter and basketball rumors websites to track all the potential storylines on draft night and seeking out as many mock drafts as possible. Yes, I’m a bit of a nerd.

The 12 greatest No. 1 NBA Draft picks

Here’s our look at the best players selected with the top pick in the history of the NBA Draft.

Oklahoma City Thunder are the 2013 NBA Draft lottery’s unlikely big winner

The NBA lottery happened Tuesday night, and several teams were happy to see their ping-pong balls come up. The Cleveland Cavaliers scored the No. 1 pick, but rumors suggest it could be traded. That’s not something that is usually even discussed, since the top overall pick is almost always a game-changing player. But that may […]

Louisville guard Russ Smith to return for senior season

  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.

2007 NBA Draft Retrospective Report Card: One Super-Duper Star … And Too Many Busts

It is only fair to let some time pass before assessing whether players did or did not pan out with their new teams. Five years seems like a good amount of time to dole out NBA Draft grades that actually mean something.

Jared Sullinger, Perry Jones Latest Examples of Why One-and-Done Is Right Decision For Some Players

The NBA Draft took place last Thursday, and we saw some players go much later than expected. Just one year ago, Jared Sullinger and Perry Jones III could have been picked in the top five. This year they went 21st and 28th respectively.

NBA Draft Instant Reactions: Winners, Losers, and What Were They Thinking?

Earlier today, Trevor identified the biggest winner and biggest loser of the draft. In this post, we’ll identify a few more of each.

NBA Draft Grades: Biggest Winner and Loser

Trevor tells you who the biggest winner and the biggest loser was in tonight’s NBA Draft.

NBA Draft Trade Rumors: Houston Rockets Tageting Dwight Howard and Deron Williams?

For anyone who isn’t paying attention to what’s happening around the NBA right now, the Houston Rockets are setting up to make a huge and potentially risky splash.