2015 NBA Draft Redo

Photo Credit: sportingnews.com Example: Pick No. Team: Player, Position (Real Draft Spot) Minnesota Timberwolves: Karl-Anthony Towns, C (1) Los Angeles Lakers: Kristaps Porzingis, PF (4) Philadelphia 76ers: Jahlil Okafor, C (3) New York Knicks: Myles Turner, PF (11) Orlando Magic: D’Angelo Russell, PG (2) Sacramento Kings: Emmanuel Mudiay, PG (7) Denver Nuggets: Devin Booker, SG (13) Detroit Pistons: Willie Cauley-Stein, C (6) Charlotte Hornets: Frank Kaminsky, C (9) Miami Heat: … Continue reading 2015 NBA Draft Redo

Kelly Olynyk to Undergo Surgery?

Photo Credit: USA Today To start off the postseason, Kelly Olynyk didn’t have the best of luck. He reaggravated his right shoulder in game 1 versus the Atlanta Hawks. Danny Ainge, the Boston Celtics president of operations said this on the topic: “Kelly is deciding what to do with our medical staff and with the opinions he has received.” With Olynyk having right shoulder issues lingering in the … Continue reading Kelly Olynyk to Undergo Surgery?

Comparing Eli Apple and Vernon Hargreaves III

Photo Credit: anniemayhem.com The New York Giants had the 10th pick in the NFL draft. The Tampa Bay Buccaneers had the 9th pick until they traded back to the 11th pick. The Giants had two options at cornerback, since all of the Offensive Tackles they wanted were taken. There was Eli Apple (Ohio State), who was a predicted day 2 draft pick ( rounds 2 … Continue reading Comparing Eli Apple and Vernon Hargreaves III

NBA Mock Draft 3.0

Photo Credit: sportingnews.com Philadelphia 76ers: Ben Simmons, SF Los Angeles Lakers: Brandon Ingram, PF Boston Celtics: Dragan Bender, PF Phoenix Suns: Buddy Hield, SG Minnesota Timberwolves: Jamal Murray, PG New Orleans Pelicans: Kris Dunn, PG Denver Nuggets: Jaylen Brown, SF Sacramento Kings: Damontas Sabonis, PF Toronto Raptors: Jakob Poeltl, C Milwaukee Bucks: Skal Labissiere, PF Orlando Magic: Henry Ellenson, PF Utah Jazz: Furkan Korkmaz, SG Phoenix Suns: Deyonta Davis, … Continue reading NBA Mock Draft 3.0

Jenkins to Return to Villanova

Photo Credit: larrybrownsports.com Villanova Wildcats forward Kris Jenkins will withdraw from the 2016 NBA Draft process and return to Villanova for his senior season. The 6’6″ 240-pound Jenkins averaged 13.6 points, 3.9 rebounds, 2.2 assists, 0.4 blocks, and 0.8 steals per game during his junior season as a Wildcat. He shot 45.9% from the field and 38.6% from 3-point range. His career highs in the above stats were all recorded in the 2015-16 … Continue reading Jenkins to Return to Villanova

Beachem to Return to Notre Dame

Photo Credit: wane.com Notre Dame Fighting Irish forward VJ Beachem will withdraw from the 2016 NBA Draft process and return to Notre Dame for his senior season. The 6’8″ 200-pound Beachem averaged 12.0 points, 3.9 rebounds, 0.8 assists, 0.8 blocks, and 0.8 steals per game during his junior season as a Fighting Irishman. He shot 47.6% from the field and 44.4% from 3-point range. His career highs in the above stats were all … Continue reading Beachem to Return to Notre Dame