nba draft

Adam Silver, Kevon Looney

Warriors draft UCLA’s Kevon Looney

There are varying reports about the severity of Kevon Looney’s hip injury. None of them were enough to dissuade the Golden State Warriors from selecting the 19-year-old UCLA freshman with their first-round draft pick. Given […]

06/26/2015

Branden Dawson

Clippers have found a diamond in the rough with Branden Dawson

Will Tieman, play-by-play broadcaster for the Michigan State Spartans talks with The Home Team about the Clippers’ acquisition of Branden Dawson. At the end of the day, Branden Dawson leaves MS one of the best players […]

06/26/2015

Branden Dawson

Clippers end up with 56th pick, tab Branden Dawson

The Los Angeles Clippers began the day without a pick in the NBA draft, but they got one anyway. They paid the New Orleans Pelicans for the 56th pick, then selected Michigan State forward Branden […]

06/26/2015

Larry Nance, Nate Buss

LA Lakers select Wyoming’s Larry Nance Jr. with 27th pick

The Los Angeles Lakers chose Larry Nance Jr. with the 27th overall pick in the NBA draft on Thursday night, only to learn the Wyoming forward sent out a critical tweet about Kobe Bryant three […]

06/26/2015

D'Angelo Russell

LA Lakers pick D’Angelo Russell 2nd overall in NBA draft

The Los Angeles Lakers chose Ohio State’s D’Angelo Russell with the second pick in the NBA draft on Thursday, bypassing big man Jahlil Okafor to grab the ball-handling guard with the potential for greatness. Russell […]

06/25/2015

Mitch Kupchak

LA Lakers’ history says they’ll find a great with No. 2 pick

With 16 championships and a decades-long history of winning, the Los Angeles Lakers hardly ever get a shot at the NBA draft’s elite talent. Yet whenever they do, they’ve made an extraordinary choice. The Lakers […]

06/25/2015

Jahlil Okafor

Rumors leading up to the NBA Draft

Yahoo Sports NBA Insider Adrian Wojnarowski joined The Home Team to break down the NBA Draft and what he has heard about various players heading into it.  LISTEN TO THE ENTIRE CONVERSATION:   The Home Team with […]

06/25/2015

Karl-Anthony Townes

6 things to watch for at the NBA draft

Jahlil Okafor’s wait is almost over. The NBA draft is Thursday night, and the Duke big man will be one of the top picks. He said Wednesday he wished he already knew his destination. “I’d […]

06/25/2015

Jahlil Okafor

Small ball was story of Finals, but bigs may own draft night

Small ball was the story of the NBA Finals. It might seem temporarily forgotten at the start of the NBA draft. The first three players taken Thursday could easily be a trio of big guys. […]

06/22/2015