8 hrs ago
Kentucky Basketball: SEC Teams Wildcats Should Be Most Worried About
Kentucky basketball reached uncharted territory last year, in the wrong way. After a first-round exit in the NIT, John Calipari and the Wildcats more than reloaded for the 2013-14 season by bringing in arguably the best recruiting class in school history.
12 hrs ago
Nielsen on NBA: 2013 Mock Draft V.2.0
Kentucky forward Nerlens Noel is favoured to be the top pick in next month's NBA Draft.. This year's NBA Draft will be a crapshoot as team's scour a weak crop of players in search of frontline talent.
13 hrs ago
Grading the Bulls: Marquis Teague
Not much was expected from Marquis Teague during his rookie season, but the point guard gave the Bulls solid contributions whenever his number was called.
Wed May 22, 2013
BOZICH: Indiana's Oladipo Most NBA Ready Prospect, Perdue Says
LOUISVILLE, Ky. If Nerlens Noel is not the first pick in the 2013 NBA Draft, then Ben McLemore will be.
Cavaliers take Noel with the first pick
Though reports about this crop's weakness are premature -- it is impossible to know just how good or bad a draft is until years after it's completed -- two things are clear: There is no can't-miss superstar at the top and there are few certainties anywhere.
Tue May 21, 2013
In NBA draft, no consensus No. 1 has emerged
Hobbling around on crutches at the Harrison Street Athletic Facility for the NBA draft combine, Alex Len spotted his name on a placard, maneuvered over to a folding chair and gently sat down.
Anthony Davis recalls 'whirlwind' of 2012 NBA draft lottery experience
Kentucky's Anthony Davis, left, is congratulated by former teammate Michael Kidd-Gilchrist, right, after Davis was selected the No.
Nothin' but Net: Making sense of the lottery
The lottery was created to help the poor get rich, or at least respectable. It was the Robin Hood of competitive sports drafting systems.
Nerlens Noel best bet, Ben McLemore darkhorse if Trail Blazers get No. 1 pick
Nerlens Noel was averaging 10.5 points, 9.5 rebounds and 4.4 blocks for Kentucky before tearing his ACL.
Mon May 20, 2013
Rocky Mount Telegram
Magic hopes to move on from Howarda s departure with No. 1 overall pick
"I got a funny feeling that this could be another Magic year, here. For some reason, I've just got the feel," Williams said.
Detroit Pistons #DraftDreams: Nerlens Noel
Key Stats : 10.5 points, 9.5 rebounds, 1.6 assists, 2.3 steals and 4.4 blocks per game; shot 59 percent from the field.
Sun May 19, 2013
Detroit Free Press
Vince Ellis: NBA draft class success difficult to predict
Miguel Cabrera hit three home runs and drove in five runs but the Tigers lost to the Rangers, 11-8,... Kentucky center Nerlens Noel is the likely No.
Sat May 18, 2013
The Miami Herald
Success of this NBA draft class is difficult to predict
If you are following all the draft chatter, you can assume the quote from one of the foremost NBA draft experts is just one of the latest criticisms of this year's class.
Fri May 17, 2013
Duke Basketball Report
Calipari Just Might Take His Ball And Go Home
John Calipari is not big on the NCAA: after some earlier calls for reform , now he's on about the one-and-done rule.
Golden State of Mind
Nerlens Noel Scouting Report
So with the NBA Season wrapping up and the playoffs in full swing I thought I might take a look at this year incoming class of rookies.
No. 1 pick in NBA draft still a wide-open race
In some draft classes, there is a clear cut top overall pick. Nobody was going to leapfrog LeBron James in the 2003 NBA draft or climb ahead of Blake Griffin in the 2009 NBA draft.
Thu May 16, 2013
John Clay: What Calipari said, what he meant
John Calipari held a "summer press conference" on Wednesday where the Kentucky basketball coach addressed last season, the state of the program and his incoming freshman class.
Freshman Impact: Kentucky
For the "Freshman Impact" series, Insider's college basketball and recruiting experts will be teaming up to examine how 15 of the nation's best recruiting classes will fit in with their teams in the 2013-14 season.