LeBron James and Michael Jordan

The 1984 NBA Draft has been the standard bearer of my generation. I was 14 years old at the time and I saw the likes of Michael Jordan come into the league that year. It completely reshaped the league in many ways. The style of play certainly changed with theRead More →

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So the NBA Draft is finally upon us! This season, the first two iterations of our Mock Draft (1.0 and 2.0) was limited to the NBA Lottery. In the third edition, we do the entire first round.   Team Player College New Orleans Pelicans Zion Williamson Duke Memphis Grizzlies JaRead More →

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We are at the stage where we’re starting to get a feel for the draft participants. Teams are starting to have their individual and staged workouts. This time of year can be dangerous as teams put out false information. Be that as it may, here’s version 2.0 of the NBARead More →

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The NBA staged was one of the most watched NBA Draft Lottery shows in recent history last night. ZION WILLIAMSON EFFECT: ESPN’s telecast of NBA Draft Lottery drew 3.9 TV rating, up 77 percent from 2.2 for last year’s lottery. Also up 22 percent from the 2015 Lottery telecast, whichRead More →

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So here we are… draft day is finally here! We are a few hours away from learning whether the rumors we’ve heard for weeks are fact or fiction. Media types, bloggers and fans will all grade drafts even though we all know it’s too soon for that. And, finally, weRead More →

Michael Porter Jr.

A lot has changed since I put out Mock Draft 1.0 so this was in desperate need of being updated. Team Making The Cut Mock 2.0 Making The Cut Mock 1.0 Phoenix Suns Deandre Ayton (Arizona) Luka Doncic (Real Madrid) Sacramento Kings Michael Porter Jr. (Missouri) Deandre Ayton (Arizona) AtlantaRead More →

Luka Doncic

Tonight the NBA conducted their Draft Lottery show as ESPN did unenviable task of stretching a ten minute process into an hour long show. The Phoenix Suns got the coveted number one pick for the first time in franchise history. Luckily, for most of the other lottery participants, this isRead More →

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Last month, Making the Cut did a Mock Draft for the first 5 picks. Now that the workouts are over and the Sixers-Celtics have pulled off a major deal, we take a look at the top 10 picks of the NBA Draft. Philadelphia 76ers Pick: Markelle Fultz The Sixers movedRead More →

When the NBA Draft Lottery hits the airwaves, the conspiracy theorists hit the social media platforms. Ever since the “Patrick Ewing” draft, conspiracy theorists have said that the NBA Lottery is fixed. Truth be told, 98% of these amateur sleuths have a conspiracy theory for every team in the lotteryRead More →