This week NBA Commissioner Adam Silver floated the idea of a mid-season single-elimination NBA Tournament.
What is not to like about that idea?
If you had Michael Carter-Williams in the “first rookie to have a breakout game” pool, congratulations you won. The Philadelphia 76ers rookie point guard had an unbelievable, record-breaking debut Wednesday night as his team upset the Miami Heat 114-110.
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.
On Sunday the NBA issued 10 preliminary invitations to its green room for Thursday’s 2013 NBA Draft. The league typically has between 13 and 15 players on hand during the draft, so there could be more invitations forthcoming.