It's A Wrap: Confidently Predicting NBA MVP & Rookie Of The Year

With a quarter of the season in the books, now seems like a decent time to jump to end of the year conclusions.

Confidence Picks presented by Rocket Mortgage by Quicken Loans

  • Giannis Antetokounmpo will win the MVP
  • And the Milwaukee Bucks head coach Mike Budenholzer will win Coach of The Year
  • Luka Doncic will win the Rookie of the Year, sorry Trae Young
  • The Boston Celtics will figure it out
  • For entertainment purposes only, the Los Angeles Lakers will not win more than 48 games this season
  • Joel Embiid will get fed up with Jimmy Butler
  • The Charlotte Hornets will win the Southeast Division with ease
  • These City Uniforms will never, ever get old
  • Multiple teams WILL tank hard for Zion Williamson
  • The Golden State Warriors will win the NBA title
  • And Kevin Durant will stay in Golden State
  • Or he won't
  • But he won't go to Los Angeles
  • But he might
  • Likely New York
  • Who knows

Top-20 '21 Prospect Kendall Brown Discusses Transfer, Recruiting & More

Kendall Brown has always been one of the more underrated players in his class despite being one of the higher ranked prospects. This past season at East Ridge he proved his worth and put up solid numbers all season long.

Karim Mane Discusses NBA Option, Recruitment & His Play At UAA

Karim Mane might be the biggest breakout story of the spring-summer. The Canadian guard landed 15-plus offers over the past two months and it only continues to get better.

Top 10 '20 Prospect Ziaire Williams Close To Cut List

Ziaire Williams was outstanding this year in USA Basketball’s gold medal run in Greece. NBA scouts were on notice and so, too, were college coaches.

Kennedy Chandler Discusses Peach Jam Victory, Booming Recruitment

If any player in the 2021 class made a statement this weekend—and made a case for a fifth star—it was, without a doubt, Mokan Elite’s Kennedy Chandler. 

Seven CAA Men's Players Selected To NABC Honors Court

Seven Colonial Athletic Association (CAA) men’s basketball players were named to the 2018-19 National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) Honors Court, which recognizes student-athletes who excelled academically during the past season.

Four CAA Alums Wrap Up NBA Summer League Play

Four Colonial Athletic Association men’s basketball alumni—the Charleston pair of Jarrell Brantley and Joe Chealey, Hofstra’sJustin Wright-Foreman and UNCW’s Devontae Cacok—recently wrapped up play in the NBA Summer League.

Hunter Dickinson Close To Narrowing His Options--Michigan A Dark Horse

Hunter Dickinson was once potentially a 2019 recruit after teams showed interest in him reclassifying. 

UNC, KU Target Caleb Love Will Cut List 'Soon'

I’ve spoken with him several times, so here’s just a quick little update on five-star guard Caleb Love.

Jalen Bridges' Stock Is On The Rise After Adidas Gauntlet

He’s been a breakout prospect this spring and has continued his terrific play going into the summer. Jalen Bridges' ('20) stock is on the rise after making the decision to reclassify after originally being a member of the 2019 class.

Alabama's New Staff Garnering National Interest From Top Prospects

On March 27, Alabama hired former Buffalo head coach Nate Oats—a 44-year-old rising star in the profession, who led the Bulls to three NCAA Tournament appearances during his four-year tenure as head coach.