2017 NBA Draft: These guys have upside, but Isaac might have highest ceiling

CBSSports.comIn the NBA Draft, teams are generally looking for two things: a piece that fits, or a lottery ticket that can pay off in a big way. What follows are the lottery tickets. These are the players in this draft who might not be guarantees but who, if the Shootaround (June 19) — Markelle Fultz excited to potentially land with Philadelphia 76ers ..

NBA Mock Draft 2017: Round 1 Predictions and Projections for Fringe 1st-Rounders

Bleacher ReportWith the 2017 NBA Finals officially behind us, it’s now time to fully turn our attention to the offseason. And all the fun there begins with the NBA draft. This year’s class is a strong one, led by two point guards who were ultra productive in college The Lakers are navigating the Lonzo Ball minefield beautifully ..

Lakers Rumors: Latest on Lonzo Ball, Draft Plans and More

Bleacher ReportFew teams face as much pressure and scrutiny as the Los Angeles Lakers this summer. This isn’t just a case of the Lakers being the Lakers, either. The folks in charge of the historic franchise brought on Magic Johnson to help run the show, but this 2017 NBA mock draft 2.0: Is Lonzo Ball headed to the Lakers? Do the Nuggets take a gamble? ..

2017 NBA Mock Draft 5.0: All Eyes On Lonzo And The Lakers

Sports IllustratedWith the NBA Finals in the books, it’s time to turn our attention to draft season. Rumors and reports are whirling and all eyes are on Lonzo Ball and the Lakers at No. 2. Share. Andrew Sharp. 22 minutes ago. The Finals are over, and the NBA draft is a Lonzo Ball vs. D’Angelo Russell: Who Ya Got? ..

NBA Draft 2017: 1st-Round Mock Draft and Names to Watch on Stock Market

Sports IllustratedEach year, the final throes of smokescreen season kick up some of the wildest rumblings and dramatic last-minute stock market changes. There are two sides to these late changes. One is sheer deflection as front offices try to fool everyone in an effort The Lakers are talking about trading the No. 2 pick in the 2017 NBA draft. Here’s why they won’t ..

NBA Draft 2017: Updated Draft Order and Latest News on Hottest Prospects

Los Angeles TimesPromises, triangles and conditioning, it’s all part of the 2017 NBA draft buzz leading up to decision day on June 22. The NBA will welcome a talented top-heavy class for the upcoming year. Any team selecting within the top 10 has a shot at an immediate …3 reasons why Lonzo Ball, and not Markelle Fultz, should be the No. 1 pick in the 2017 NBA draft ..

NBA Draft 2017: Full 1st-Round Mock Draft, Most Surprising Potential Picks

Bleacher ReportLonzo Ball’s desire to play for the Los Angeles Lakers and the shouting of his father is simply one angle. Feel free to sprinkle in others, such as high-end prospects only working out for one team, an Eastern Conference Finals participant clutching the The Lakers aren’t allowing Lavar Ball at Lonzo’s workout, which isn’t a suprise ..

NBA Draft 2017: Mock Draft and Teams That Could Make Surprising Selections

New York PostThere’s a unique drama surrounding the 2017 NBA draft on June 22. It starts at the top with former UCLA star Lonzo Ball—not necessarily him as a player—but his support group, namely his father causing a ruckus on the media waves. Ultimately, it’s Undisputed: Could the Lakers pass on Lonzo Ball in the NBA Draft? ..

NBA Draft 2017: Mock Draft and Teams That Could Make Surprising Selections

Bleacher ReportThere’s a unique drama surrounding the 2017 NBA draft on June 22. It starts at the top with former UCLA star Lonzo Ball—not necessarily him as a player—but his support group, namely his father causing a ruckus on the media waves. Ultimately, it’s NBA Draft 2017: Breaking down Sixers’ options if Lonzo Ball is on board at No. 3 ..