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  1. NBA Draft Blog - NBA trade deadline draft impact

    Chad Ford

    Chad Ford analyzes the trade-deadline deals that could impact the draft. Plus news from potential first-round prospects at Georgia Tech and Texas, a look at Willie Warren's future, and a lesser-known version of Duke's Jon Scheyer.

    Blog | Conversation | February 22, 2010
  2. 2010 NBA draft: Damion James, Trevor Booker among top specialists...

    Fran Fraschilla

    Sometimes one great skill is enough to earn you a spot on an NBA roster. Fran Fraschilla breaks down this year's crop of shooters, shot-blockers and energy guys as teams look to fill specific needs in both rounds of Thursday's NBA draft.

    Blog | Conversation | June 22, 2010
  3. Trade buzz growing louder

    Chad Ford

    The draft is now just three days away and things are beginning to get a little bit clearer. I spent the weekend on the phone talking with various NBA executives and agents trying to get a handle on what's happening in the draft. Here's the...

    Blog | June 21, 2010
  4. NBA Draft 2010: Pistons, Bulls, Rockets, Spurs among teams lookin...

    Chad Ford

    Three days from the draft, trade buzz is growing louder. Chad Ford discusses what he's hearing on the trade front and identifies the key debates confronting front offices. Plus, an NBA GM provides the top 20 picks in his organization's mock draft.

    Blog | Conversation | June 21, 2010
  5. NBA Draft 2010: Tweeners like Al-Farouq Aminu have tough time in ...

    David Thorpe

    There are a number of NBA players who don't have the prototypical size to match their natural positional skill set, but there are many more talented players who never got a chance because of that fatal "tweener" moniker. David Thorpe examines why.

    Blog | Conversation | June 20, 2010
  6. NBA Draft 2010: John Wall with first pick is only certainty as dr...

    Chad Ford

    Trades, surprising picks, sleepers -- we're hearing all kinds of rumors about the 2010 NBA draft. Chad Ford reports on a wide array of news: the jumbled lottery picture, college stars ready to make noise in the second round and trades in the works.

    Blog | Conversation | June 14, 2010
  7. 2010 NBA draft: John Wall, Patrick Patterson among most NBA-ready...

    David Thorpe

    The top draft picks aren't necessarily the ones who will have the greatest impact next season. Rookie Watch author David Thorpe takes us through the 10 most NBA-ready players in this year's draft.

    Blog | Conversation | June 09, 2010
  8. A peek inside teams' numbers

    Chad Ford

    A number of old-school GMs remain dismissive when it comes to using stats to evaluate draft prospects, but more and more NBA teams are employing stat gurus to develop formulas that can predict pro success. Some of them run teams, like the Houston Ro...

    Blog | June 08, 2010
  9. NBA draft 2010: DeMarcus Cousins leads prospects in metrics-based...

    Chad Ford

    Organizational strategy plays a large role in the draft, and more and more teams are using advanced metrics to guide their selections. Chad Ford gets access to three teams' metric-based top-10 lists and unveils those rankings, in addition to other notes.

    Blog | Conversation | June 08, 2010
  10. NBA draft 2010: Trade rumors include San Antonio Spurs moving Ton...

    Chad Ford

    Trade talk is starting in earnest ahead of the NBA draft. See who could switch teams, who may swap picks and what the Spurs would want for Tony Parker. Plus, potential red flags for Daniel Orton and Elliot Williams, and news on what Philly wants at No. 2.

    Blog | Conversation | June 07, 2010
  11. Need/value for picks 6-10

    David Thorpe

    A little while back, we evaluated the first five picks of the draft from a need versus value perspective, but as we get deeper into the lottery, things can get really muddled. Most people now agree on the top five players in this draft, but picking t...

    Blog | June 01, 2010
  12. 2010 NBA draft: Need vs. value for the Warriors, Jazz, Pacers, Pi...

    David Thorpe

    A week ago, David Thorpe evaluated the teams with the top five picks from the perspective of both need and value. Now he shifts his attention to picks 6-10, where the choices aren't nearly as clear.

    Blog | Conversation | June 01, 2010
  13. NBA draft 2010: Willie Warren, Jordan Crawford among prospects on...

    Chad Ford

    After talking to sources around the league, Chad Ford sees 23 prospects who are locks for the first round of the NBA draft. But what about those final seven spots? There are roughly 20 players in the mix. Ford identifies them and breaks down their games.

    Blog | Conversation | May 31, 2010
  14. NBA draft 2010: Lance Stephenson, Dexter Pittman impress at Chica...

    Chad Ford

    The biggest story of Day 1 at the Chicago combine was the number of no-shows. However, some prospects made strong impressions, a couple of highly regarded players had rough interviews with teams and an International Man of Mystery emerged.

    Blog | Conversation | May 21, 2010
  15. NBA draft 2010: Minnesota Timberwolves, Philadelphia 76ers will l...

    Chad Ford

    After the lottery, the top of the draft order solidified. Or did it? Chad Ford says trade rumors are already swirling. In addition to the early whispers, Ford discusses three names on the rise and the best deep-shooting big man he has seen.

    Blog | Conversation | May 19, 2010
  16. NBA draft 2010: Avery Bradley, Lance Stephenson shine at Las Vega...

    Chad Ford

    Chad Ford lists five lessons he learned from observing workouts in Las Vegas, the second stop on his pre-draft tour, and rearranges his Big Board a bit as a result. Among those who impressed: Avery Bradley, Lance Stephenson and James Anderson.

    Blog | Conversation | May 13, 2010