Draft scouting

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  • How to find elite role players

    What do elite role players look like in the modern NBA, and how do scouts find them in the draft? These are the 13 types to watch. Insider

Traded Picks

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  • Draft assets for every team

    What upcoming draft picks does every NBA team owe and own? Here's our team-by-team breakdown. Insider

Draft News

  • Are the Cavs' struggles this season different from previous years?

    Despite LeBron James averaging his most points per game in eight years, the Cavaliers have lost nine of their last 12 games. Dave McMenamin takes an in-depth look at the Cavaliers' recent issues and how it compares to previous teams.

  • Rockets take the rubber match from Warriors

    In the third matchup between the Western Conference's two best teams, Chris Paul and James Harden lead Houston to a 114-108 victory against Golden State.

  • CP3 takes it to the Warriors

    Chris Paul brings his A-game to the Warriors as he records 33 points, 11 rebounds and seven assists, propelling the Rockets to a crucial victory over the Warriors.

  • Joel Embiid is 'trending way up'

    The NBA Countdown crew debates of Joel Embiid is really "moving on" from Rihanna after making the All-Star roster.

  • LeBron didn't endorse Ty Lue or teammates

    Jalen Rose says that either a player endorses or denounces, and in LeBron James' case the superstar said he "can't worry about job security and trades" which doesn't sound like an endorsement.

  • Pierce explains what it's like to get old in the NBA

    Paul Pierce shares the moment he knew it was time to retire from basketball and breaks down how LeBron James, Dwyane Wade and Carmelo Anthony are able to stay atop of their game into their 30s.