Tag: 2019 NBA Draft

Zion Williamson Is Convinced ‘Avengers: Endgame’ Should’ve Ended Very Differently

Getty Image Zion Williamson will be the first overall pick of the 2019 NBA Draft in June and will become a member of the New Orleans Pelicans. This is as close to a guarantee as you can get in the draft, as he’s long been the consensus top prospect in this draft and despite a […]

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Nassir Little Thought He Didn’t ‘Play Like Myself’ At North Carolina Due To ‘Hesitancy’

Getty Image North Carolina isn’t a program known for being a one-and-done factory, even though there have been plenty of players who have donned the Tar Heel blue and white for a year before hopping to the pros. Still, from the moment Nassir Little committed to Roy Williams’ program, it was believed the five-star prospect’s […]

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The Grizzlies Are Reportedly ‘Locked In’ On Drafting Ja Morant ‘Barring The Unexpected’

Getty Image The No. 1 overall pick in the 2019 NBA Draft has been locked in place for months. Whichever squad got the top selection earned the right to select Zion Williamson, and on Tuesday night we learned that the New Orleans Pelicans will get to take the Duke standout unless something unforeseen occurs. This […]

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Could Zion Williamson Return To Duke To Avoid Going To New Orleans?

Getty Image Before you yell at me for this headline, I am just a mere messenger of an actual rumor that, after the results of Tuesday night, always seemed inevitable. With 10 teams locked in, Zion Williamson’s future was between New Orleans, Memphis, Los Angeles, or New York, the latter two representing the NBA’s two […]

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The Pelicans Won The 2019 NBA Draft Lottery And The Right To Draft Zion Williamson

Getty Image   After weeks and months of anticipation for several NBA teams, the 2019 NBA Draft Lottery arrived on Tuesday evening. While the festivities were simply the appetizer for the Western Conference Finals in some circles, some franchises were very interested in the outcome, particularly in the first year of new, flattened odds for […]

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Here Is The Full 2019 NBA Draft Order Following The Draft Lottery

Getty Image   The 2019 NBA Draft does not arrive until June 20 at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, but an important process took place on Tuesday, May 14, with ping-pong balls bouncing to determine the order of the top 14 selections. In the end, the New Orleans Pelicans emerged from the lottery victorious with […]

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Knicks Evaluators Are Reportedly ‘High’ On Duke’s Cam Reddish In The 2019 Draft

Getty Image The Knicks, like the rest of the 14 worst teams in the NBA this season, will learn where they’ll pick in the 2019 NBA Draft next week when the Draft Lottery takes place. Every Knicks fan is dreaming of landing the top overall pick and Duke superstar Zion Williamson, but there is only […]

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NC State Commit Jalen Lecque Declared For The 2019 NBA Draft Before Enrolling In College

Getty Image Jalen Lecque committed to play basketball for Kevin Keatts at NC State last October and was slated to join the program for the 2019-20 campaign. Given that the 6’4 combo guard ranks as the No. 33 prospect in the country according to the 247Sports Composite rating, that was a coup for the Wolfpack […]

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Presumptive No. 1 Overall Pick Zion Williamson Declared For The NBA Draft On Instagram

Getty Image Zion Williamson is officially a college dropout, and for good reason. The presumptive No. 1 pick in this summer’s NBA Draft will leave Duke and enter the draft pool, ending one of the most impressive freshman seasons in college basketball to make one NBA franchise extremely happy. Williamson was long thought to be […]

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John Calipari Admitted He Didn’t Realize Zion Williamson ‘Was Going To Be This Good’

Getty Image Zion Williamson was the best player in college basketball this season. While that has been widely apparent for a few months, the likely No. 1 overall pick in the 2019 NBA Draft wasn’t universally seen as a “sure thing” at the college level and, on Friday, Kentucky head coach John Calipari provided a […]

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Gonzaga’s Brandon Clarke Could Be The 2019 NBA Draft’s Most Underrated Player

Getty Image With the Final Four set and Zion Williamson’s collegiate career dead and gone, the scouting process for the 2019 NBA Draft is all but over. All that’s left are the lottery and the inevitable arguments over players, both on social media and, it’s safe to assume, in the offices of NBA decision makers. […]

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Ja Morant Is Reportedly Expected To Declare For The 2019 NBA Draft On Wednesday

Getty Image For NBA observers, Ja Morant was a household name well before the 2019 NCAA Tournament, but the Murray State guard burst on to the national scene with an explosive performance on the college game’s biggest stage. As a result, Morant’s movements are of great interest to many and, on Wednesday, the 19-year-old will […]

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Patrick Mahomes And Steve Nash Weighed In On Zion Williamson And RJ Barrett’s NBA Futures

Getty Image Duke’s NCAA Tournament run ended on Sunday in a 68-67 loss to Michigan State in the Elite Eight. While the Spartans move on to the Final Four in Minneapolis, the focus for Duke’s stars is now at the next level, as their four top freshmen are all expected to find their way into […]

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Ja Morant Showed The Nation Why He’s A Superstar In Murray State’s Drubbing Of Marquette

Getty Image Murray State entered Thursday’s tilt with Marquette as the betting underdog and, given that the Racers are a No. 12 seed in the NCAA Tournament, that wasn’t a significant surprise. With that said, Murray State boasts one of the nation’s most exciting players in Ja Morant and, as a result, many pegged the […]

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Zion Williamson Was As Dominant As Ever In His Long-Awaited Return From Injury

Getty Image   After a lengthy absence, Zion Williamson returned to action on Thursday evening, taking the floor for the Duke Blue Devils against the Syracuse Orange in the ACC Tournament. Given that Coach K’s bunch was a double-digit favorite in the contest, it comes as no surprise that Duke took care of business on […]

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Projected Lottery Pick Darius Garland Will Withdraw From Vanderbilt And Enter The 2019 NBA Draft

Getty Image Darius Garland enrolled at Vanderbilt as a highly touted, five-star prospect and, in the early days of his college basketball career, the freshman point guard looked the part of a high-end player. Unfortunately, Garland’s debut season was cut short after only five games when a left knee injury sidelined him for the duration […]

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Nassir Little Reminded Everyone Why He’s A Lottery Pick In A Blowout Win For North Carolina

Getty Image After nine minutes of action on Monday evening, the North Carolina Tar Heels looked out of sorts. Roy Williams’ team, playing at home against a quality opponent in Virginia Tech, was expected to win (at least according to Las Vegas) but North Carolina trailed by a 22-13 margin and looked to be in […]

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