After winning Tuesday night's draft lottery, most analysts see the Cavs selecting Kentucky big man Nerlens Noel with the top pick. Here is our roundup of the many mock drafts out there.
CelticsBlog.com's Kevin O'Connor gives his in-depth analysis of 2013 NBA Draft prospect Mason Plumlee, a power forward from Duke. Plumlee has been an intersting topic of discussion due to the disparity in the reports on his potential career.
"Celtics minority owner James Pallotta presented Pope Francis with the team’s jersey on Wednesday at the Vatican. Pallotta was at the Vatican prior to the Copa Italia final (Italian Cup) as part of a visit by the two soccer clubs, AS Roma and Lazio, ahead of the championship game. Pallotta is the president of AS Roma." Read more at: http://nesn.com/2013/05/boston-celtics-co-owner-presents-team-jersey-to-pope-at-vatican-photo/
To put it bluntly, scoring is all Eric Gordon can do. He doesn't produce many assists and needs to cut down on turnovers.
So if you are looking for a star at 16, don't hold your breath. Busts don't seem all that common, so we'll probably get something in that fuzzy middle ground of "solid" to "deep bench."
We've got more than a month to go before the NBA Draft but now that the Lottery has established who will pick where, the NBA "experts" are rolling out their updated mock drafts.
A devastating tornado ripped through Moore and south Oklahoma City on Monday, killing at least 24. Be safe if you are local, and if you want to help then consider donating to the American Red Cross.
Potential Celtics prospects put their skills and athleticism to the test at the 2013 NBA Draft Combine.
So it sounds like he might be finding his way back onto an NBA court next year. Which team's colors will he be wearing?
While we still don't have any word on Kevin Garnett's status for next year, we do know that his doctors have said that rest is the better option to surgery on his ankle/foot.