NEW YORK -- You can blame it on poor advice, workouts, injuries, the NCAA's very early early-entry withdrawal date or whatever else you might choose. But it's hard not to think about the players who came out early and went undrafted Thursday night....
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.
Chad Ford looks at Derrick Favors, Greg Monroe, Lance Stephenson and other prospects to see whose stock is hot heading into the NCAA tournament, plus offers some early thoughts on who will stay and who will go.
Chad Ford examines the plethora of power forwards, including Derrick Davors and Ed Davis, that could be available for this year's draft. Also, he checks in on the draft viability of Harvard's Jeremy Lin.