Draft Grades

Atlanta Hawks  Grade: B picks:   23. John Jenkins SG, Vanderbilt; 43. Mike Scott PF, Virginia The Hawks got a terrific shooter in Jenkins, who can run off screens and shoot with plenty of range. If they can get Jenkins minutes off the bench, they could really use him well in the second unit. Obviously the […]

Mock Draft 5.0

First Round                      1.  New Orleans Hornets    Anthony Davis PF/C, Kentucky    The Hornets can help build their interior by taking Davis. They have some scorers on the perimeter who will allow Davis to concentrate on rebounding and blocking shots. This also allow New Orleans to take […]

Draft Rumblings

The NBA Draft is less than a week away and the only thing for certain is that Kentucky’s Anthony Davis will go number 1 to New Orleans. After that it is anyone’s guess as to what Charlotte will do. Here is what we are hearing as the draft nears” -The Bobcats are said to have […]

Mock Draft 4.0

                  First Round 1.  New Orleans Hornets    Anthony Davis PF/C, Kentucky    The Hornets can help build their interior by taking Davis. They have some scorers on the perimeter who will allow Davis to concentrate on rebounding and blocking shots. This also allow New Orleans to take a point […]

Washington-New Orleans Trade

Wizards get:  PF/C Emeka Okafor and SF Trevor Ariza Hornets get:  SF Rashard Lewis and 2nd round pick(46)   How it affects Washington:  The Wizards obviously feel they are close to becoming a playoff team  with this move and their trade deadline acquisition of Nene. The now have the chance to start a frontline of […]

Draft News

Cleveland-Portland still discussing swap The Blazers and Cavs have been in talks to possibly do some pick swapping. Portland owns the 6th and 11th picks, while Cleveland has the 4th and 24th picks. Portland really likes Bradley Beal and would like to move up to fourth if he falls to there. Portland also likes point […]

Draft News and Notes

Washington stuck on Beal and Kidd-Gilchrist The Wizards like the position they are in. They are said to like both Florida guard Bradley Beal and Kentucky small forward Michael Kidd-Gilchrist and will take whichever one falls to them. If both are available they are leaning toward taking Kidd-Gilchrist and using him to run with John […]