Draft Central

Coming in the spring of 2017

The Basketball Channel will feature coverage of the NBA Draft featuring a look at the top talent in college and across the world who will be entering the 2017 draft and beyond. Our experts will break down the players by position and project them in mock drafts based on NBA team needs. They will give a look at each players strengths and weaknesses and breakdown their future success, right here on your source for what’s happening in the game of basketball, The Basketball Channel!

2111, 2017

Top Frosh Michael Porter season ends!

November 21st, 2017|

The Class of 2017's top high school prospect, 6'10" Michael Porter will have back surgery and is likely to miss the rest of the season, the school announced Tuesday. Missouri, in a press release said [...]

1204, 2017

NBA Draft breaking down the First Round underclassmen!

April 12th, 2017|

One of the toughest decisions, for every college underclassmen that is rated highly by NBA Draft board sites is whether to stay in college or to put their name into the NBA Draft.  The deadline [...]

1807, 2016

NBA Summer League Wrap-Up!

July 18th, 2016|

LAS VEGAS — Tyus Jones of the Minnesota Timberwolves was named Most Valuable Player of the 2016 Samsung NBA Summer League, while nine additional players highlight the Samsung All-NBA Summer League First and Second teams, [...]

805, 2014

Late additions to the June Draft lists

May 8th, 2014|

As happens as the deadline for underclassmen to declare for the NBA draft a few late surprises hit the wires this week. Here's a quick look at the last group of players who declared for [...]

2504, 2014

NBA Commissioner wants 20-year old age limit

April 25th, 2014|

Armed with the majority support from owners and saying "we're ready to go," NBA commissioner Adam Silver (photo courtesy NBA.com) made it clear that pushing back the league's age minimum to 20 is at the top [...]

2504, 2014

Parker and Wiggins head underclassmen heading to the Draft

April 25th, 2014|

When we look at our Original Draft rankings, in our inaugural issue of Ballin' Magazine, it was evident, that for this year to be a solid draft, that the underclassmen were going to have to [...]