Stories tagged: NBA draft
Wed., April 4, 2018, 5:36 p.m.
Miami Hurricanes freshman guard Lonnie Walker IV says he’s turning pro. Walker announced on Twitter that he’ll hire an agent, which would prevent him from returning to the Hurricanes, and …
Wed., April 4, 2018, 4:22 p.m.
Duke freshman Trevon Duval is entering the NBA draft. Duval announced his decision through the school and team spokesman Mike DeGeorge says the point guard plans to hire an agent. …
Wed., March 28, 2018, 3:49 p.m.
Duke freshman Marvin Bagley III is entering the NBA draft. Bagley announced his decision on his verified Instagram account, saying he “learned a lot this year on and off of …
UPDATED: Tue., March 27, 2018, 8:21 p.m.
There are a few pressing concerns in Zagland at the moment, beginning with Gonzaga’s conference situation and followed by the team’s personnel picture for next season. Neither is crystal-clear. Both …
Wed., March 21, 2018, 12:35 p.m.
Arizona freshman big man Deandre Ayton is leaving early for the NBA after one dominating season. Ayton made the announcement on his Twitter feed. The Bahamian big man was the …
Tue., March 20, 2018, 2:03 p.m.
Texas freshman forward Mohamed Bamba is leaving for the NBA. Bamba was ranked among the top recruits in the country when he signed with the Longhorns out of New York …
UPDATED: Tue., March 20, 2018, 8:47 a.m.
Oklahoma star Trae Young is leaving for the NBA after a standout freshman season that ended with him leading the nation in scoring and assists. The 6-foot-2 guard averaged 27.4 …
Thu., Sept. 28, 2017, 7:24 p.m.
NBA owners passed rules Thursday designed to prevent healthy players from sitting out games, and teams from losing games on purpose to improve their draft position.
Sun., June 25, 2017, 8:26 p.m.
The NBA implemented the one-and-done rule more than a decade ago, forcing high-schoolers in the Class of 2006 to wait a year before becoming eligible for the NBA draft, but …
Mon., June 19, 2017, 6:51 p.m.
History will say the Boston Celtics passed on the No. 1 overall pick in this year’s NBA draft, not only trading it away but doing so in a deal with …
Sat., June 17, 2017, 9:12 p.m.
Saturday was Markelle Fultz Night for the 76ers. Hours before Fultz’s arrival at the team’s practice site in Camden, N.J., Joel Embiid tweeted out a selfie of himself and Dario …
Wed., May 24, 2017, 5:33 p.m.
After working out with a handful of NBA teams, Idaho guard Victor Sanders has elected to return to the Vandals for his senior season in 2017-18.
UPDATED: Wed., May 24, 2017, 12:09 p.m.
Johnathan Williams has withdrawn from the NBA Draft and will return for his senior season at Gonzaga.
UPDATED: Mon., May 15, 2017, 6:48 p.m.
The Boston Celtics are trying to go from No. 1 seed to No. 1 pick. The Los Angeles Lakers don’t need to be first, but they sure better not be …
Fri., April 21, 2017, 8:11 p.m.
Idaho junior guard Victor Sanders has declared himself eligible for the 2017 NBA Draft, as announced by head coach Don Verlin and the team on Friday. Sanders will not be …
UPDATED: Fri., April 21, 2017, 3:09 p.m.
Gonzaga junior forward Johnathan Williams will test the NBA waters but doesn’t plan on hiring an agent, according to a school release.
Thu., April 20, 2017, 6:17 p.m.
Former Gonzaga center Zach Collins has signed with agent Mark Bartelstein, who has represented numerous ex-Zags.
UPDATED: Tue., April 18, 2017, 6:10 p.m.
Williams-Goss announced Tuesday he will declare for the NBA Draft. He’ll be represented by Greg Lawrence of Wasserman, which eliminates the possibility of returning for his senior season. Lawrence also …
UPDATED: Tue., April 11, 2017, 9:33 p.m.
Gonzaga freshman center Zach Collins declared for the NBA Draft and intends to hire an agent at a later date, the school announced Tuesday.
Tue., March 14, 2017, 6:57 p.m.
Marcus Keene, the nation’s leading scorer, is entering the NBA draft, a person familiar with the decision told The Associated Press on Tuesday.
Sat., June 25, 2016, 5:57 p.m.
Marquese Chriss wanted to play in Phoenix but figured his chance had passed when the Suns used the No. 4 overall pick of the NBA draft on Dragan Bender. Hold …
Thu., June 23, 2016, 9:33 p.m.
Dressed in a sharp, purple suit jacket and purple shoes, Dejounte Murray had to wait longer than most expected to walk across the stage at Thursday night’s NBA draft. But …
UPDATED: Thu., June 23, 2016, 9:05 p.m.
Former Gonzaga Bulldog Domantas Sabonis became the second-highest draft pick in program history when the Orlando Magic made the talented forward the 11th pick overall in Thursday’s NBA draft.
Thu., June 23, 2016, 4:52 p.m.
The Philadelphia 76ers selected LSU freshman Ben Simmons with the No. 1 pick in the NBA draft Thursday night.
Wed., June 22, 2016, 11:30 p.m.
Former Gonzaga teammates Domantas Sabonis and Kyle Wiltjer went about predraft preparations in different ways with the same goal in mind: improving their NBA draft stock.
Tue., June 21, 2016, 6:20 p.m.
Last season was the year of the senior in college basketball. Thursday’s NBA draft is not.
Mon., June 20, 2016, 9:15 p.m.
Cleveland had one. So did Golden State. Both teams in the NBA Finals featured an Australian-born No. 1 draft pick: the Warriors’ Andrew Bogut (2005) and the Cavaliers’ Kyrie Irving …
Thu., April 21, 2016, 7:26 p.m.
One of two charges against Tennessee defensive lineman
Mon., April 11, 2016, 7:26 p.m.
Maryland freshman center Diamond Stone will enter the NBA draft and sign with an agent while Terrapins sophomore point guard Melo Trimble will declare but not hire an agent.
Wed., April 6, 2016, 7:17 a.m.
ESPN is reporting that Gonzaga University forward Domantas Sabonis plans to declare for the NBA draft.