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  1. This year's hidden gems

    Ryen Russillo

    Most GMs will tell you that "fit" is a bigger factor than talent in a player's success. And if a second-round player goes to a team with a stable coaching staff and a system that emphasizes the strengths of his game, that player can end up with ...

    Blog | June 23, 2010
  2. NBA draft 2010: Gani Lawal, Jon Scheyer, Dominique Jones among sl...

    Ryen Russillo

    Mark it down: Just like every other year, this year's draft class will produce several players that will make teams regret passing on them. Ryen Russillo provides his top 10 sleepers for this year's draft.

    Blog | Conversation | June 23, 2010
  3. The 10 most likely draft busts

    Ryen Russillo

    Players don't make it in the NBA for a variety of reasons. Some guys aren't athletic enough for the league; others don't have the work ethic. A few of the traits are easy to see, but most are difficult to determine until it is too late...

    Blog | June 12, 2010
  4. NBA Draft 2010: DeMarcus Cousins among biggest potential draft bu...

    Ryen Russillo

    Talent can obscure perspective in the NBA draft, and a number of impressive prospects are flying very large red flags. With that in mind, Ryen Russillo examines the 10 most likely busts in the upcoming draft.

    Blog | Conversation | June 12, 2010
  5. Invest in upside ... except for this time

    Ryen Russillo

    When it comes to the draft, it's understood that general managers will almost always take an upside player over an experienced college player that could add immediate rotation depth or fill a need. There's a reason for this: The NBA's ...

    Blog | May 26, 2010
  6. NBA draft 2010: Minnesota Timberwolves, Memphis Grizzlies, Utah J...

    Ryen Russillo

    Teams are always quick to pick prospects with upside in the draft, but there are four teams with specific needs that they should concentrate on filling in this draft.

    Blog | Conversation | May 26, 2010
  7. Worst. Draft. Ever ... Or not

    Ryen Russillo

    "Awful draft. About five or six really good players." -- An NBA GM on the 2010 draft class. If you talk to NBA decision-makers around this time of year, you'd come to the conclusion that the draft is the worst event on the NBA calendar. And tha...

    Blog | May 15, 2010
  8. NBA draft 2010: Teams will learn to love Derrick Favors, DeMarcus...

    Ryen Russillo

    This year's NBA draft is being ripped as one of the weakest ever. But as Ryen Russillo writes, GMs make similar proclamations every year. History says that in another month, they'll be singing a different tune. Want proof? Look back to last year.

    Blog | Conversation | May 15, 2010