Chad Ford kicks off his annual tour of NBA draft prospect workouts in Los Angeles, where he saw Jordan Crawford, Damion James, Paul George, Jerome Jordan, Ben Uzoh, Jarvis Varnado and Luke Harangody in action. A few players already changed his Big Board.
From the December 28, 2009 issue of ESPN The Magazine: NBA-bound big men are now going to mid-majors in order to get more playing time. Think Jason Thompson, Jerome Jordan and Aaric Murray, for example.
Chad Ford examines why NBA teams usually turn up their noses at college seniors come draft day and names the top 10 four-year players with a chance to crack the first round in June. Plus, other updates to his Big Board.