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  1. D'Angelo Russell's stock soaring, Justise Winslow's falling

    Chad Ford

    The buzz around Ohio State freshman D'Angelo Russell is growing in the eyes of NBA scouts. Chad Ford explains what those at the next level like about Russell, and also chronicles some fallers in his latest installment of Stock Watch.

    Story | Conversation | January 19, 2015
  2. Devin Booker among those playing their way into top-30 discussion...

    Chad Ford

    Though the picture near the top of the 2015 NBA draft is beginning to crystallize, Chad Ford writes, there is still plenty of room for growth near the bottom of the first round. Players such as Kentucky's Devin Booker are new to the top-30 radar.

    Story | Conversation | January 12, 2015
  3. Chad Ford Big Board 5.0

    Chad Ford

    Jahlil Okafor retains the top overall spot, but many other top prospects have risen and fallen, writes Chad Ford.

    Power Ranking | Conversation | January 06, 2015
  4. Chad Ford Big Board 4.0

    Chad Ford

    Jahlil Okafor retains the top overall spot, but many other top prospects have risen and fallen, Chad Ford writes.

    Power Ranking | Conversation | December 17, 2014
  5. 2013 NBA Draft - Nerlens Noel remains No. 1 in ranking of top 30 ...

    Chad Ford

    Chad Ford provides his latest Big Board of the top 30 prospects for the 2013 NBA draft, with Kentucky big man Nerlens Noel retaining the No. 1 spot. Michigan point guard Trey Burke has climbed up the board based on his exceptional recent play.

    Story | Conversation | April 01, 2013
  6. 2013 NBA Draft - Nerlens Noel reclaims No. 1 spot

    Chad Ford

    Chad Ford provides his latest Big Board of the top 30 prospects for the 2013 NBA draft, with Kentucky big man Nerlens Noel back in the No. 1 spot. Michigan point guard Trey Burke has climbed up the board based on exceptional play as of late.

    Story | Conversation | March 25, 2013
  7. How top 10 picks could play out

    Chad Ford

    NEW YORK -- With the NBA draft order finally set and a definitive home in New Orleans for Anthony Davis, the Charlotte Bobcats are on the clock at pick No. 2. Over the past few weeks I've been speaking with scouts, executives, agents and even a few ...

    Blog | June 01, 2012
  8. 2012 NBA Draft - Scenarios for top-10 picks

    Chad Ford

    Chad Ford looks at possible scenarios for how the top 10 picks could play out in this year's NBA draft -- which could include a couple of teams trading up.

    Blog | Conversation | June 01, 2012
  9. Varying opinions on Robinson, Jones III

    Chad Ford

    We made it through another week of conference play, and this time NBA teams are having a serious debate about a shake-up at the top of the draft board. Here are some notes I've collected from NBA GMs and scouts. A new member of the top tier A ...

    Blog | January 17, 2012
  10. Kansas' Thomas Robinson and Baylor's Perry Jones III go head-to-h...

    Chad Ford

    ESPN NBA draft analyst Chad Ford writes that Monday's game between Kansas and Baylor changed the opinions of some NBA scouts and executives on Thomas Robinson and Perry Jones III.

    Blog | Conversation | January 17, 2012
  11. Barnes: One-dimensional or team player?

    Chad Ford

    We made it through the first week of conference play with no major revelations from a draft perspective. Still, there's a lot to talk about. Here are a handful of notes I've collected from NBA GMs and scouts. The Top Tier Last year around...

    Blog | January 10, 2012
  12. NBA Draft - Is North Carolina Tar Heels Harrison Barnes one-dimen...

    Chad Ford

    Chad Ford surveys the NBA draft landscape to size up top prospects and sleepers in Tuesday's stock watch.

    Blog | Conversation | January 10, 2012
  13. NBA Draft - Scouting North Carolina Tar Heels and Kentucky Wildca...

    Chad Ford

    Kentucky's Michael Kidd-Gilchrist raised his draft stock considerably, while North Carolina's Harrison Barnes continued to play well in a game that featured 12 Top 100 players.

    Blog | Conversation | December 06, 2011
  14. NBA Draft: Who will be No. 1 pick in 2011 draft?

    Chad Ford

    Who will be the No. 1 pick in the 2011 draft? Chad Ford breaks it down team-by-team.

    Story | Conversation | January 25, 2011
  15. 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
  16. NBA draft: Who's in, who's out?

    Chad Ford

    Here's the official list of the early-entry candidates who are in or out of the 2010 NBA draft.

    Story | Conversation | March 11, 2010