NBA Draft

TARRYTOWN, NY - AUGUST 8: D'Angelo Russell #1 of the Los Angeles Lakers poses for a portrait during the 2015 NBA rookie photo shoot on August 8, 2015 at the Madison Square Garden Training Facility in Tarrytown, New York.  (Credit: Brian Babineau/NBAE via Getty Images)

WATCH: D’Angelo Russell Sinks Half-Court Shot; Imitates Kobe At Photo Shoot

Lakers point guard D’Angelo Russell showed off his skills at the NBA Rookie Photo Shoot on Saturday, sinking a half-court shot on camera, followed by a very accurate impersonation of Kobe Bryant.

08/08/2015

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Lakers’ Draft Pick Larry Nance Jr. Deletes Years-Old Critical Tweet About Kobe Bryant

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 years ago.

06/26/2015

PORTLAND, OR - NOVEMBER 11: Wesley Matthews #2 of the Portland Trail Blazers stands on the court during a game against the Charlotte Hornets on November 11, 2014 at the Moda Center Arena in Portland, Oregon. (Photo by Sam Forencich/NBAE via Getty Images)

Top Undrafted Players In NBA History

As these guys proved, the NBA dream isn’t over for the undrafted.

06/26/2015

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Winners And Losers From 2015 NBA Draft

Which teams had us scratching our heads at their selections?

06/25/2015

BROOKLYN, NY - JUNE 25: D'Angelo Russell shakes hands with NBA Commissioner Adam Silver after being selected number two overall by the Los Angeles Lakers during the 2015 NBA Draft on June 25, 2015 at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York.  (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler /NBAE via Getty Images)

Lakers Choose D’Angelo Russell With First-Round Pick

The Lakers had their highest draft choice since 1982 after going 21-61 during the 16-time champion franchise’s worst season. They’ve made just five previous top-two selections in their history, and four turned out to be Hall of Famers.

06/25/2015

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Kelly: Should The NBA Draft Expand?

The NBA has grown while the draft has shrunk; is it time for the draft to expand?

06/25/2015

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NBA Draft Prospect Bobby Portis: “I Haven’t Been Getting Much Sleep”

Arkansas PF Bobby Portis has been labeled as a possible draft sleeper, we got his thoughts on the draft process and where he sees his game fitting in the NBA.

06/24/2015

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5 Biggest Sleepers In The 2015 NBA Draft

Here’s a quick look at the top five sleepers for this year’s NBA Draft.

06/23/2015

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Alan Williams: ‘My Life As An NBA Draft Prospect’

UCSB isn’t your typical college basketball powerhouse, but Alan Williams isn’t your typical draft prospect either. Here’s his story, as told by him.

06/23/2015

TARRYTOWN, NY - AUGUST 3: Joel Embid #11 of the Philadelphia 76ers poses for a portrait during the 2014 NBA rookie photo shoot on August 3, 2014 at the Madison Square Garden Training Facility in Tarrytown, New York. (Photo by David Dow/NBAE via Getty Images)

Joel Embiid The Latest Example Of Risk Vs. Reward In NBA Draft

Seven-footers are still highly coveted by NBA teams, but these players have historically been more prone to injury

06/22/2015

LAS VEGAS, NV - OCTOBER 24: DeMarcus Cousins #15 of the Sacramento Kings handles the basketball during a game against the Los Angeles Lakers on October 24, 2014 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

Report: Lakers ‘Actively’ Look To Acquire DeMarcus Cousins Through Trade

With only a few days left until the NBA draft, in which the Los Angeles Lakers have drawn a second overall draft pick, the purple and gold are reportedly looking to acquire All-Star Sacramento Kings center DeMarcus Cousins.

06/22/2015

LOS ANGELES, CA - DECEMBER 8:  Michael Beasley #0 of the Phoenix Suns dunks the ball against the Los Angeles Clippers at Staples Center on December 8, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Copyright 2012 NBAE (Photo by Noah Graham/NBAE via Getty Images)

Top 2nd Overall NBA Draft Picks Of Last 10 Years

We take a look at some of the top 2nd overall picks to be drafted into the NBA since 2005.

05/20/2015

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UCLA Freshman Kevon Looney To Leave Early For NBA Draft

Kevon Looney is leaving UCLA after one season to enter the NBA draft.

04/06/2015

Jahlil Okafor #15 of the Duke Blue Devils during their game at Cameron Indoor Stadium on December 15, 2014 in Durham, North Carolina.  (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Top 5 2015 Draft Picks Lakers Should Go After

Knowing the Lakers finish fourth-worst record in the NBA, they’ll have a 11.9% percent on winning the number 1 overall-pick of the draft. Although unlikely they’ll get No. 1, they’ll be plenty of players to fulfill the Lakers’ weakest positions at the 5.

02/27/2015

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6 Best Dressed Players At The 2014 NBA Draft

Athletes have long been known for having great style and the 2014 draft class did not disappoint.

06/27/2014

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