Worth the risk as a top-five pick?

Shaedon Sharpe NBA Draft Odds Position Shooting Guard School Kentucky Height 6’5″ Projected Draft Number #6 – Indiana Pacers Drafted Under #8 Odds -140 with BetOnline Drafted Over #8 Odds +100 with BetOnline Who is Shaedon Sharpe? Shaedon Sharpe is undoubtedly one of the NBA Draft’s biggest mysteries – from a consensus five-star recruit at … Read more

Rockets trade Christian Wood to Mavericks for No. 26 pick

According to sources, the Rockets have traded center Christian Wood to the Mavericks for Boban Marjanovic, Sterling Brown, Trey Burke, Marquese Chriss and the No. 26 pick in the 2022 NBA Draft. Of course, the Mavericks lost the Western Conference Finals in five games against the Warriors. They were undermanned all throughout the playoffs. Now, … Read more

Knicks missed Stephen Curry, and potential Garden history, by a single pick

If a Yankees fan wants to know what life might have been like had the Reds drafted Derek Jeter with the fifth pick in 1992, it would not require any great stretch of his or her imagination. Just a phone call to a Knicks fan who has lived that life ever since Golden State drafted … Read more

The clear top pick to go first in the 2022 NBA Draft

The Orlando Magic were the big winners in this year’s NBA Draft Lottery and will be picking first overall in June’s draft. This is the fourth time Orlando has won the draft lottery. The three other top picks in franchise history were Dwight Howard, Shaquille O’Neal and Chris Webber (traded for Penny Hardaway). The Magic … Read more

Emily Engstler to end NYC’s first-round pick drought

Jessica Villaplana considers Emily Engstler a throwback. From her old-school game to growing up playing pickup on the playground, the multitalented Louisville forward from Roosevelt Island is a different breed of basketball prospect. “She’s an old soul,” Villaplana, Engstler’s former AAU coach and mentor, said in a phone interview. “She’s not a social media person. … Read more