What Happens In a Draft Workout?

Now that it’s May, the draft process is kicked into another gear.  Prospects will start cris-crossing the country in order to get workouts with teams that express interest in them.  It’s a crazy process, and a lot more goes into it than most think.  Here’s a breakdown of all the logistics of a draft workout. […]

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International Coach of Mystery

With all of the talk over the past few off seasons of Ettore Messina being the next coaching sensation from the Spurs tree to sit in the head chair, we wanted to highlight who the better international option actually is.  No disrespect to Messina, but the the guy we are talking about is better fit […]

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Commission Joke

The NCAA took some serious action last October to set up a commission to crack down on the issues of amateurism and scandal in the Men’s basketball world.  After news broke of multiple coaches, programs, and other actors involved of trafficking money, bribing state officials, interstate commerce, etc., the NCAA knew they had to do […]

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Draft Model Breakdown

As we get closer and closer to the draft, you’ll start to hear more about players who “model” well, or players “graded out” well…things like that.  Most people don’t know exactly that that means.  So let’s take a deeper look at what goes into a draft model for a team.  (Keep in mind that every […]

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The Physics of the 3 Point Shot

So this title is a little misleading.  We aren’t giving a physics lesson on 3 point shooting.  When you want to learn that, go to the guys at the NOAH system and they’ll science you to death about the optimal entry angle, depth, etc.  They’ve captured millions of shots from all walks of life, so […]

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NBA Award Season

Most Valuable Player James Harden Best player on the best team.  Yes, he had a great supporting cast and Chris Paul would easily win Best Actor in a supporting role.  But Harden is the perfect weapon at this point.  With a team full of spacing shooters, he has become the best isolation scorer in the […]

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Draft Night Moves

As the regular season comes to an end, we start to focus a little more on the draft.  It’s one of the few nights where every team has hope!  Regardless of how poor their season long performance was, Commissioner Silver can change the course of a franchise as he reads out a player’s name. For […]

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Stat Showdown

We all know that there are certain stats scouts and GMs look at when evaluating college players prior to the draft.  We are going to look a little closer at a select group of those, and analyze why they are important, and where they may be overrated. For this post’s purposes, we’ll stick to the […]

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