NBA Draft lottery

The 8 best players taken at No. 8 in NBA draft history

In the understatement of the century, things just haven't worked out for the New York Knicks over the past 16 years.  On Tuesday night, their bad luck continued after being rewarded the No. 8 pick in this year's NBA draft. It was one pick later than the expected seventh spot, which...

Thursday, May 18, 2017 - 2:43pm

Knicks awarded 8th pick in 2017 NBA draft lottery

In the home of their crosstown rivals, the New York Knicks found out that they will be making the eighth-overall selection in the 2017 NBA draft after Tuesday night's lottery from the Barclays Center.  Representing the team was Knicks legend and NBA Hall of Famer Walt Frazier as he...

Wednesday, May 17, 2017 - 12:08pm

Most head-scratching NBA draft lottery conspiracies

You can't make everyone happy. Holding a random drawing to determine the order of something as large as the NBA draft is what makes the lottery so polarizing to basketball fans everywhere.  Whether it be jealousy or pure hatred, some just won't believe the results of the NBA draft...

Wednesday, May 17, 2017 - 11:59am

When does 2016-17 NBA regular season end?

After 82 games and an endless stream of entertainment and storylines, the 2016-17 NBA regular season is winding down. Most teams will conclude their season on Monday, April 11 with a select few teams wrapping things up the day before. Just under half of the NBA will then lick its wounds and...

Thursday, April 6, 2017 - 4:54pm

For fragile Sixers, next season is the most important thing

The coaching staff and players will clearly disagree, but the remaining games don’t matter from here on out.   Maybe for a fringe D-League player like Shawn Long or Alex Poythress, the final four games count. But with the litany of injuries crushing the 76ers, it’s all about the...

Wednesday, April 5, 2017 - 1:37pm