What does Monday's announcement about the NBDL mean for labor talks? Insider's Chad Ford breaks it down.
NBA Commissioner David Stern said he's "optimistic" that the NBA and the Players Association will work out a deal that paves the way toward turning the National Basketball Developmental League (NBDL) into a true minor league.
David Stern might favor a true minor league for the NBA, but union head Billy Hunter thinks it's a bad idea.
Go inside ESPN.com's second-round mock draft with NBA Insider Chad Ford.
This year's second round should be deep with players such as Juan Dixon and Sam Clancy slipping into Round 2.