Stories tagged: nba draft
Sun., May 12, 2019, 5 a.m.
There was a time not all that long ago when Gonzaga’s roster was reasonably stable annually, typically stocked with several experienced players, perhaps a sit-out transfer and an incoming recruiting …
UPDATED: Thu., May 9, 2019, 4:18 p.m.
It appears Zach Norvell Jr. has played his last game in a Gonzaga uniform. The sophomore wing told reporters in Atlanta after a Thursday workout for the Hawks that he …
UPDATED: Sat., May 4, 2019, 8:48 p.m.
Killian Tillie’s injury woes returned in his first workout with an NBA team.
UPDATED: Tue., April 30, 2019, 6:56 p.m.
Washington State freshman forward CJ Elleby has hired an agent and plans to work out for a handful of NBA teams in the coming weeks while still preserving his college …
Mon., April 22, 2019, 12:53 p.m.
Add another name to Gonzaga’s list of underclassmen entering the NBA Draft.
UPDATED: Sun., April 21, 2019, 10:10 p.m.
Gonzaga junior forward Killian Tillie has decided to test the NBA draft waters. Tillie submitted his name for the June 20 draft, according to a school release Sunday night.
UPDATED: Sat., April 20, 2019, 8:54 p.m.
Sophomore guard Zach Norvell Jr. became the third Gonzaga basketball player this week to declare for the NBA draft. Norvell made his announcement Saturday afternoon in a school release.
UPDATED: Fri., April 19, 2019, 3:43 p.m.
Michigan State All-America guard Cassius Winston is staying for his senior year. Teammate Nick Ward is entering the NBA draft and plans to end his college career. Winston was the …
UPDATED: Thu., April 18, 2019, 3:05 p.m.
Big 12 player of the year Jarrett Culver has declared for the NBA draft after two standout seasons at Texas Tech. Culver helped lead his hometown Red Raiders to the …
Wed., April 17, 2019, 4 p.m.
Virginia forward Mamadi Diakite says he is forgoing his final season of eligibility to make himself available for the NBA draft. Diakite made the announcement on his Instagram page. He …
Mon., April 15, 2019, 5:43 p.m.
A look back at some of Rui Hachimura’s finest moments as a Zag. On Monday, Hachimura became the ninth player in Gonzaga history to declare early for the NBA draft.
UPDATED: Mon., April 15, 2019, 6:33 p.m.
Gonzaga junior forward Rui Hachimura has declared for the NBA Draft, the school announced. Hachimura made it official Monday, but the announcement isn’t a surprise. The 6-foot-8, 230-pound forward from …
Thu., April 11, 2019, 3:31 p.m.
Cam Reddish is the latest Duke freshman to leave school for the NBA draft. Reddish announced his decision on social media Thursday, the day after teammate RJ Barrett said he …
Wed., April 10, 2019, 5:08 p.m.
Arizona State freshman guard Luguentz Dort has declared for the NBA draft and will sign with an agent. Dort announced his decision on Twitter. Dort averaged 16.1 points, 4.3 rebounds, …
UPDATED: Wed., April 10, 2019, 9:44 a.m.
Duke freshman forward RJ Barrett announced his decision in a video posted on social media. He calls playing at Duke a dream and adds that “it’s also a dream of …
Mon., April 8, 2019, 5:32 p.m.
Carsen Edwards of Purdue and Dedric Lawson of Kansas have announced they will declare for the NBA draft.
UPDATED: Thu., April 4, 2019, 7:16 p.m.
We picked the brains of ESPN’s Sean Farnham, CBS Sports’ Wally Szczerbiak and an NBA scout about Hachimura, Clarke and the NBA draft.
Wed., April 3, 2019, 5:06 p.m.
Murray State says that All-American guard Ja Morant will enter the NBA draft following a record-breaking season for the Racers. The athletic 6-foot-3 sophomore is projected as a lottery pick …
UPDATED: Sat., March 30, 2019, 9:30 p.m.
Big decisions loom for Rui Hachimura and Brandon Clarke now that the 2018-19 season is over, but the junior forwards were still officially Gonzaga basketball players when they left the …
UPDATED: Fri., March 29, 2019, 7:37 p.m.
CJ Elleby will declare for the NBA draft, but the Washington State freshman won’t hire an agent, leaving him the option to return for a sophomore season with the Cougars …
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 22, 2018, 10:06 p.m.
Four Zags – Rui Hachimura, Killian Tillie, Zach Norvell Jr. and Brandon Clarke – have tested the NBA waters after the program’s second trip to the Final Four in three …
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 8, 2018, 8:34 p.m.
College basketball players who go undrafted by the NBA will be allowed to return to school as part of sweeping NCAA reforms in the wake of a corruption scandal. The …
UPDATED: Thu., June 21, 2018, 9:54 p.m.
The Phoenix Suns stayed close to home for their first No. 1 pick. The Dallas Mavericks looked all the way to Slovenia for the player they hope can be their …
UPDATED: Thu., June 21, 2018, 6:50 p.m.
Here’s a look at The Best of The Best – the top all-time NBA picks in each of the top 30 draft spots. The best No. 1 overall pick, the …
UPDATED: Wed., June 20, 2018, 8:54 p.m.
Bogdan Bliznyuk, the Big Sky Conference’s all-time leading scorer, will likely know his first professional destination following today’s NBA Draft. The 6-foot-6 guard is projected to go either undrafted or …
UPDATED: Wed., June 20, 2018, 6:03 p.m.
NBA Draft stock on the rise for Trae Young, Michael Porter – Deandre Ayton still the likely top pick
The Phoenix Suns likely have an idea what they’ll do with the first pick in the draft, but what about the rest of the league?
UPDATED: Wed., June 20, 2018, 5:48 p.m.
Luka Doncic is about to become an NBA player, though he’s unlike the other top prospects who will be drafted. He’s already a pro. He’s already a champion.
UPDATED: Tue., June 19, 2018, 6:34 p.m.
Johnathan Williams has been everywhere, man, he’s been everywhere.
Tue., June 19, 2018, 9:31 a.m.
Arizona 7-footer Deandre Ayton headlines the list of big men in the NBA draft. Ayton was a dominating force in his one year of college and could be the No. …
Tue., June 19, 2018, 8:25 a.m.
Trae Young went into college basketball feeling like he had something to prove to his doubters. A year later, here he goes again.