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2019 Wing Scottie Lewis Is Down To Kentucky, Florida
Sep 18, 2018Adam Zagoria
TINTON FALLS, N.J. — Scottie Lewis, the 6-foot-5 wing from the Ranney (N.J.) School and the Team Rio AAU program, is focusing on two SEC schools at this point — Florida and Kentucky — but has no timetable for a decision.
EuroLeague To The NBA: The Skills That Translate Most
Sep 17, 2018Fri Lavey
With NBA training camps and preseason play right around the corner, the expectations are high for several young European players — such as Luka Doncic and Elie Okobo — to make an immediate impact on their new teams. While franchises have more information than ever before regarding potential draft prospects, including their stats, size, and athletic measurements, it’s difficult to tell what information actually matters. Were Mikal Bridge’s stats just a product of the Villanova system? Should we be worried about Doncic’s shooting? Was the beginning of Trae Young’s season just an anomaly?
NBA Kerfuffle, Ep. 2: Tom Thibodeau Isn't Joking & Luka Doncic Vibes
Sep 14, 2018Hunter Sharpless
This is how you know the Western Conference has reached a new level of absurd, unquantifiable level of difficulty: LeBron James joined the Los Angeles Lakers, and the yellow and gold are projected to finish somewhere in the middle of the standings.
Star Recruit Matthew Hurt Draws Kentucky, Kansas, UNC & More In 2 Days
Sep 11, 2018Adam Zagoria
Beginning on Sunday — the same day the NFL season officially began and the U.S. Open officially ended — college basketball coaches fanned out across the country to check on and meet with their top recruiting targets in the classes of 2019 and beyond.
David Blatt & Olympiacos Are Among 5 EuroLeague Teams To Watch This Year
Sep 5, 2018Austin Green
Good news, basketball fans: the EuroLeague season starts October 11, and you can watch every game on FloHoops.com.
NBA Kerfuffle, Ep. 1: Introductions, & LeBron James vs Donald Trump
Aug 31, 2018Hunter Sharpless
Basketball is like Chance the Rapper.
NBA Scouts Are Worried About Luka Doncic's Shooting, But Should They Be?
Aug 29, 2018Fri Lavey
There has perhaps never been a more hyped European draft prospect than 19-year old Slovenian superstar Luka Doncic. After leading Real Madrid to a EuroLeague championship while earning MVP and Final Four MVP honors along the way, the youngster convinced many that his accomplishments in the second-best league in the world all but assured him the top overall pick. However, as draft night got closer, criticisms aimed at his athleticism and shooting led him to slip to third, before he was eventually traded to the Dallas Mavericks for the fifth pick (Trae Young) and a future first-round pick.
Jim Boeheim, NBA Scouts Say Darius Bazley Should've Played At Syracuse
Aug 28, 2018Adam Zagoria
NEW YORK — Syracuse coach Jim Boeheim believes Darius Bazley would have helped his NBA stock rise more by spending the upcoming season playing for the Orange in the ultra-competitive Atlantic Coast Conference instead of opting not to play organized ball at all.
10 EuroLeague Stars Who Could Jump To The NBA In 2018-2019
Aug 24, 2018Hunter Sharpless
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NBA Scouting Director Talks Zion Williamson, RJ Barrett, & More
Aug 21, 2018Adam Zagoria
Kentucky and Duke both went undefeated on their recent foreign trips, with the Wildcats going 4-0 in the Bahamas and the Blue Devils 3-0 in Canada.