Monday Jul 7
The Orlando Sentinel
Brooklyn Nets' Cory Jefferson is honoring former Baylor teammate Isaiah Austin
On June 26, Baylor center Isaiah Austin learned his basketball career was over. The Baylor forward was a projected first-round pick in the 2014 NBA Draft, but five days before the draft he was diagnosed with Marfan syndrome, a connective tissue disorder.
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Sun Jul 06, 2014
New 76er hurts Achilles in summer league
Sixers guard and NBA Development League all-star, Pierre Jackson, injured his right Achilles during the first half of the team's Orlando Pro Summer League opener against the Orlando Magic.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
Noel shines in 76ers debut
But that was just a footnote in a long-awaited debut that lived up to the hype. Other than getting a little fatigued, the 76ers rookie center showed no signs of missing all of last season while recovering from left-knee surgery.
The Sixer Sense
Pierre Jackson Injures Right Achilles In Summer League
Apr 2, 2013; New York, NY, USA; Baylor Bears player Pierre Jackson reacts after making a basket against the Brigham Young Cougars during the second half of the NIT Tournament semifinal at Madison Square Garden.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
Sixers' Ware hopes to shine at Orlando Summer League
ORLANDO Casper Ware was impressive enough this past season to turn a 10-day contract into a season-ending roster spot with the 76ers.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
The Sixer Sense
2014 NBA Draft: Who is Pierre Jackson?
Apr 4, 2013; New York, NY, USA; Baylor Bears guard Pierre Jackson loses the ball against the Iowa Hawkeyes during the first half of the championship game of the 2013 NIT basketball tournament at Madison Square Garden.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
The Las Vegas Sun
Desert Pines grad poised to put on a show in NBA Summer League
Baylor's Pierre Jackson, center, poses for photographs with teammates after the NIT championship basketball game against Iowa on Thursday, April 4, 2013, in New York.
Sat Jun 28, 2014
Brooklyn Nets trade for draft rights to Markel Brown, Xavier Thames, Cory Jefferson
The Brooklyn Nets have acquired the draft rights to guard Markel Brown from the Minnesota Timberwolves, guard Xavier Thames from the Toronto Raptors and forward Cory Jefferson from the Philadelphia 76ers in separate draft night trades, each in exchange for cash considerations, General Manager Billy King announced.
Fri Jun 27, 2014
Big 12 in the 2014 NBA Draft
The Big 12 had five players selected in Thursday's NBA Draft. Six if you count the NBA's selection of Isaiah Austin between the No.
Nets acquire Brown from Wolves in 2nd round
A year after making the biggest deal on draft day, the Brooklyn Nets settled for minor action toward the end.
Thu Jun 26, 2014
The Washington Post
76ers take 5 players in packed 2nd round of draft
They drafted Clemson forward K.J. Daniels with the 32nd overall pick, Syracuse forward Jerami Grant with the 39th pick, Louisville guard Russ Smith at 47, Vasilije Micic was 52nd and fellow Serbian guard Nemanja Dangubic was 54th.
2014 NBA Draft: Nets reportedly acquire Xavier Thames, Cory Jefferson at 59th and 60th
According to Yahoo's Adrian Wojnarowski, the Nets added to their 2014 NBA Draft haul after taking Markel Brown at No.
WWL-AM New Orleans
Steve: Will Pels get back into NBA Draft?
It doesn't seem as if draft night in the NBA will be very eventful for the home team as the Pelicans do not hold a 1st or 2nd round pick.
Wed Jun 25, 2014
Former Oregon State Beavers forward Eric Moreland uses solid NBA...
Former OSU forward Eric Moreland isn't listed on any major mock drafts. DraftExpress.com has him as its No.
Mon Jun 23, 2014
Get to know a 2014 second-round draft prospect: Cory Jefferson
Jefferson's final season at Baylor was a disappointment to some, as he failed to build on his tremendous breakout campaign from a year ago.
Cory Jefferson NBA Draft 2014: Highlights, Scouting Report and More
Cory Jefferson is one of those who believes he was actually able to gain valuable experience by staying at Baylor until he'd exhausted his eligibility, per SLAM Magazine 's Leigh Klein : I disagree with the negative view toward drafting college seniors.
New Orleans Pelicans 2014 NBA Draft Primer
The New Orleans Pelicans currently do not own a pick in the 2014 NBA draft, but that doesn't mean they won't find a way to crash the party: Pelicans aggressively trying to trade into 1st round in hopes of drafting a small forward or center, sources say.2014 1st dealt in Jrue deal Yahoo Sports' Marc J. Spears reported recently that the Pelicans are ... (more)
Sun Jun 22, 2014
Baylor's Austin diagnosed with career-ending condition
Isaiah Austin's dreams of playing in the NBA have ended, as the 7-foot-1 center from Baylor has been diagnosed with Marfan syndrome, an illness that leads to problems in connective tissues throughout the body.
Off-season report card: Perry Jones III
The Oklahoma City Thunder got a steal in the 2012 NBA Draft when they selected Perry Jones III out of Baylor.
Thu Jun 19, 2014
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2013-2014 Player Grades: Perry Jones III still looking for his opportunity
PJ3 played his high school ball in Duncanville, Texas then took his talents to Waco and played for Scott Drew at Baylor.