A source with direct knowledge of the Bulls' front-office plans says the team believes it has the right players in place to surround LeBron James -- but has not discussed bringing Kentucky coach John Calipari in with James as part of a package deal.
Luol Deng needed to be sure his NBA draft stock was high enough to leave Duke after just one season. Apparently, being picked among the top five selections is high enough to stay in this year's draft.
Unlike their international counterparts, the draft process isn't set up for teams to see the best American prospects face off this month.
With or without an agent, underclassmen slotted in the NBA lottery just don't return to school.