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  1. Joel Embiid making his case for being the No. 1 pick - 2014 NBA D...

    Chad Ford

    Chad Ford checks in with his second Stock Watch of the season, examining the "Big Five" prospects and the rest of the risers and fallers among NBA draft prospects.

    Story | Conversation | December 02, 2013
  2. 2013 NBA Draft - Nerlens Noel still No. 1 in ranking of top 30 NB...

    Chad Ford

    Chad Ford provides his latest Big Board of the top 30 prospects for the 2013 NBA draft, with Kentucky big man Nerlens Noel retaining the No. 1 spot.

    Story | Conversation | April 16, 2013
  3. Watch for Temple's Khalif Wyatt at PIT

    Chad Ford

    The Portsmouth Invitational Tournament (PIT) is the first draft camp of the year and it got underway Wednesday. The PIT is for seniors only, and there was a time when the PIT was a place where scouts could go and find a number of draft prospects wort...

    Blog | April 12, 2013
  4. NBA Draft - NBA draft prospects to watch at Portsmouth Invitation...

    Chad Ford

    Chad Ford says there are several intriguing players who could turn heads at the Portsmouth Invitational.

    Blog | Conversation | April 12, 2013
  5. Illinois kicks off Groce era in grand style

    Chad Ford

    LAHAINA, Hawaii -- For the first two games of the EA Sports Maui Invitational, the Butler Bulldogs looked like giant-killers, circa 2010 and 2011. A buzzer-beater versus Marquette followed by a thumping of North Carolina in the semifinals set them...

    Blog | November 22, 2012
  6. Maui Invitational Day 2 roundup

    Chad Ford

    LAHAINA, Hawaii -- Here are some observations from the second day of the EA Sports Maui Invitational. After dominating Mississippi State on Monday, the North Carolina Tar Heels got a rude wake-up call versus Butler on Tuesday. On Monday evening I...

    Blog | November 21, 2012
  7. Surprise Butler run leads to Maui final

    Chad Ford

    LAHAINA, Hawaii -- Rotnei Clarke's improbable 3-point heave at the buzzer against Marquette on Monday launched Butler into a second-round matchup against the No. 9 ranked North Carolina Tar Heels in the EA Sports Maui Invitational. Even more impro...

    Blog | November 20, 2012
  8. Maui Invitational Day 1 roundup

    Chad Ford

    LAHAINA, Hawaii -- Here are some observations from the first day of the EA Sports Maui Invitational: This is clearly a down season for talent at the Maui Invitational. The names on the front of the jerseys are all impressive -- North Carolina, Te...

    Blog | November 20, 2012
  9. Rapid Reaction: Butler 72, Marquette 71

    Chad Ford

    LAHAINA, Hawaii -- A few thoughts from here in the gym during the aftermath of Rotnei Clarke's buzzer-beating 3 that lifted Butler over Marquette 72-71, in a thrilling start to the EA Sports Maui Invitational. WHAT IT MEANS: It means Clarke can sh...

    Blog | November 19, 2012
  10. PIT still a useful talent showcase

    Chad Ford

    A decade ago, the Portsmouth Invitational was packed with every NBA general manager and scout in the league. Regularly, a few players playing in the invitational would sneak into the first round and many others would be taken in the second. Over the...

    Blog | April 10, 2012
  11. NBA draft - Portsmouth Invitational Tournament still useful talen...

    Chad Ford

    Despite the decline of the once-noteworthy Portsmouth Invitational Tournament, there are still several draft prospects who will participate and can make a positive impression on NBA scouts.

    Blog | Conversation | April 10, 2012
  12. Austin Rivers still has room to grow

    Chad Ford

    LAHAINA, Hawaii -- I spent the week in Maui at the EA Sports Maui Invitational scouting, alongside a number of NBA scouts and executives, the top players on the Duke Blue Devils, Kansas Jayhawks, Michigan Wolverines, Georgetown Hoyas, Memphis Tigers,...

    Blog | November 25, 2011
  13. Scouting lessons from Maui Invitational - CBB

    Chad Ford

    ESPN Insider Chad Ford provides scouting reports on all the top prospects from the Maui Invitational.

    Blog | Conversation | November 25, 2011
  14. Ford in Maui: Duke's unlikely trio of heroes

    Chad Ford

    LAHAINA, Hawaii -- Coming into the season, the buzz around Duke centered on two sons of the NBA -- Seth Curry and Austin Rivers. And for the first six games of the season, Rivers and Curry led the team in scoring and set the tempo for the team. Bu...

    Blog | November 24, 2011
  15. Ford in Maui: Elijah Johnson's breakout

    Chad Ford

    LAHAINA, Hawaii -- Thomas Robinson might be KU's emotional leader on the floor, but Tuesday night, Kansas guard Elijah Johnson proved Robinson won't have to do it alone every night. Johnson scored 23 points in a 72-56 win over UCLA in the semifinals ...

    Blog | November 23, 2011
  16. Ford in Maui: Memphis-Tennessee notes

    Chad Ford

    LAHAINA, Hawaii -- It was a double-overtime street fight between two in-state rivals, but the Memphis Tigers pulled out the win 99-97 on Tuesday at the EA Sports Maui Invitational. Here are some notes from Tuesday's opening game. 1. The win was...

    Blog | November 22, 2011