Tag Archives: Klay Thompson

Inside the Pac-12: June 27

27 Jun

By Brantley Watson
National Hoops Report

This past week, the newly-aligned Pac-12 Conference saw six of its perennial stars from last season selected in the 2011 NBA Draft from five different Pac-12 universities: UCLA, USC, Arizona, Washington and Washington State.

Which teams will be affected the most? How will these schools replace those that were drafted? Continue reading

Mocking the lottery

18 May

By Justin Young
National Hoops Report


The NBA Draft Lottery was on Tuesday night and the world gathered around to find out the outcome of bouncing ping pong balls.

Amazing does happen in the NBA, doesn’t it?

The NBA’s most unlucky and downtrodden team won the lottery and owner Dan Gilbert’s son, Nick, stole the show with his glasses, raspy 14-year-old voice and witty banter (pictured above)

How will the lottery play out? Here’s my two cents. Continue reading

Season highlights: Washington State

27 Apr

Winners & losers of NBA early entry deadline

25 Apr

Cory Joseph and Tristan Thompson headline the NBA Draft early entry list.

By Justin Young
National Hoops Report

The deadline to declare early entry for the NBA Draft was on Sunday night. A number of underclassmen declared and a number of top level players decided to stay put. Who won and who lost? Continue reading