NBA Draft Spotlight: Jarrett Culver

The biggest beneficiary of a stay-or-go decision from last year has been Jarrett Culver. Returning as the focal point of the most rugged defensive team in America, Culver is looking to lead Texas Tech deep in March before becoming a likely lottery pick. Position: SG From: Texas Tech Class/YOB: Sophomore Height: 6’5 Weight: 195 Wingspan: … Continue reading NBA Draft Spotlight: Jarrett Culver

NBA Draft Spotlight: Luguentz Dort

Canadian super-freshman Luguentz Dort is having an impressive season in what should be his only year at Arizona State. His skill will be on full display in the opening round of the NCAA Tournament for NBA decision makers to take note Position: SG From: Arizona State Class/YOB: Freshman Height: 6'5 Weight: 220 Wingspan: 6'9 Strengths … Continue reading NBA Draft Spotlight: Luguentz Dort

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2019 NBA Mock Draft: Pre-NCAA Tournament

March is a great time for college basketball and often a better time for NBA scouts who get constant, compact evaluations of prospects on the biggest stage. At this point, based on the current NBA records, this is where my NBA mock draft stands. 1st Round Team Name: Position: Year: College/Country: Height: Weight: 1 New … Continue reading 2019 NBA Mock Draft: Pre-NCAA Tournament

NBA Draft Spotlight: De’Andre Hunter

De'Andre Hunter continues to impress with his swarming effort defensively and blossoming offensive game. As the NBA draft approaches, he is looking like a lock to be a top-10 pick. Position: SF/PF From: Virginia Class/YOB: Sophomore Height: 6'8 Weight: 225 Wingspan: 7'2 Strengths Impressive physical gifts. At about 6'8 with a 7'2 wingspan and good … Continue reading NBA Draft Spotlight: De’Andre Hunter

NBA Draft Spotlight: D’Marcus Simonds

D'Marcus Simonds is looking to guide Georiga State to an upset after putting on a show in last year's NCAA Tournament. He has struggled with consistency with his shot, but his overall game has league potential. An invite to the combine could do wonders for Simonds. Position: PG From: Georgia State Class/YOB: Junior Height: 6’3 … Continue reading NBA Draft Spotlight: D’Marcus Simonds

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NBA Draft Spotlight: Vanja Marinkovic

Serbian swingman Vanja Marinkovic has been on NBA radars for some time now. This could be the year he decides to keep his name in the draft and capitalize on his size and shooting ability. Position: SG From: Serbia Class/YOB: 1997 Height: 6’7 Weight: 197 Wingspan: 6’7 Strengths: Perimeter shooting. Operates comfortably off of screens … Continue reading NBA Draft Spotlight: Vanja Marinkovic

NBA Draft Spotlight: Quentin Grimes

In what has been a largely rollercoaster year for highly touted Kansas guard Quentin Grimes, there are questions about whether or not he will return for a sophomore year. He's playing his best ball right now approaching the NCAA Toutbament. Position: SG From: Kansas Class/YOB: Freshman Height: 6’5 Weight: 210 Wingspan: N/A Strengths: Well built … Continue reading NBA Draft Spotlight: Quentin Grimes

NBA Draft Spotlight: Andrew Nembhard

Florida freshman point guard Andrew Nembhard is coming off a game-winning shot against top-ranked SEC team LSU. The poised, 6-foot-5 point guard has a very calming presence and traditional point skills that are going to be more appreciated in brighter lights. Position: PG From: Florida Class/YOB: Freshman Height: 6’5 Weight: 190 Wingspan: N/A Strengths: Smart … Continue reading NBA Draft Spotlight: Andrew Nembhard

NBA Draft Spotlight: Goga Bitadze

I graded Goga Bitadze as one of the top international bigs in last year's class. After decided to withdraw his name late, he is the best international center and a player whose pick-and-roll prowess is going to fit in nicely in an NBA system. Position: C From: Georgia Class/YOB: 1999 Height: 6’11 Weight: 250 Wingspan: … Continue reading NBA Draft Spotlight: Goga Bitadze