David Thorpe disputes a ton of myths about the NBA draft process, including the notion that any prospect, team or agent has an idea where a player will be picked in April. Thorpe takes us inside how a college player navigates these choppy waters.
David Thorpe studies the film of Cole Aldrich, Solomon Alabi and Dexter Pittman to see what the big men can bring to an NBA roster. Each could help a team, but none appears close to being a star, and maybe not even a consistent starter.
David Thorpe studies three freshmen who entered college with immense hype, but whose college experiences so far have differed from expectations. And, despite his struggles, John Henson isn't the biggest long-term disappointment.