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Big Baller Brand Goes to Europe: LiAngelo Ball and LaMelo Sign with Pro Team in…Lithuania

Big Baller Brand Goes to Europe: LiAngelo Ball and LaMelo Sign with Pro Team in…Lithuania

Big Baller Brand is headed to Europe! To be more exact: Big Baller Brand will be taking its pull to…Lithuania. LaVar Ball has made good on his promise to get his sons, LiAngelo Ball and LaMelo Ball, overseas contracts after pulling the former out of UCLA and declaring that the latter, 16, would forego the [...]

December 12, 2017 admin CBB, Headlines 0

After LaVar Ball Pulls LiAngelo Ball from UCLA, Both LaMelo and LiAngelo Exploring Pro Options Overseans

After LaVar Ball Pulls LiAngelo Ball from UCLA, Both LaMelo and LiAngelo Exploring Pro Options Overseans

The Ball family is parting ways with UCLA—and, it seems, the NCAA in general. LaVar Ball told ESPN.com’s Jeff Goodman on Tuesday he would be pulling LiAngelo Ball from UCLA’s basketball program: This decision comes on the heels of LiAngelo being detained for shoplifting while on a team trip in China. LaVar, apparently, isn’t happy [...]

December 5, 2017 admin CBB 0

Longtime NBA Scout Says Top Four 2018 NCAA Prospects Would Have All Gone No. 1 in 2017 Draft

Longtime NBA Scout Says Top Four 2018 NCAA Prospects Would Have All Gone No. 1 in 2017 Draft

Sorry, Markelle Fultz. Apologies, Lonzo Ball. Sincere condolences, Jayson Tatum. Ditto Josh Jackson. Why are we offering apologies to the top-four picks from the 2017 NBA draft, the ostensible cream of an incredibly deep crop? Because according to one NBA scout, not one of them would have go in the top four of this year’s [...]

November 8, 2017 admin CBB, Headlines 0

2018 NBA Draft May Have a New Number One Pick…

2018 NBA Draft May Have a New Number One Pick…

As was first reported a few weeks ago, formerly the No. 1 player in the country for the 2018 class, Marvin Bagley III, filed for reclassification to be able to play college basketball in the 2017-18 season and be eligible for the NBA Draft. While it was never reported officially that his application was accepted, [...]

August 16, 2017 admin CBB, College, Headlines 0

Lonzo Ball Mocks his Dad in Hilarious Foot Locker Commercial

Lonzo Ball Mocks his Dad in Hilarious Foot Locker Commercial

With Father’s Day just around the corner, Foot Locker has created a commercial with some of the top draft prospects reflecting on the impact their dads have had on their journeys to the NBA. In the video De’Aaron Fox, Jayson Tatum and Jonathan Isaac talk about how their relationships with their fathers helped them get [...]

June 14, 2017 admin CBB, Headlines, Hot Seat 0

NBA Scouts Believe Markelle Fultz Has ‘Very Slight Edge’ Over Lonzo Ball in Draft Order

NBA Scouts Believe Markelle Fultz Has ‘Very Slight Edge’ Over Lonzo Ball in Draft Order

LaVar Ball is not going to be happy. Despite not appearing in the NCAA March Madness tournament, Markelle Fultz remains the prohibitive favorite to be drafted first overall in this year’s prospect pageant, according to ESPN.com’s Chad Ford, who polled a bunch of scouts: Based on conversations with NBA scouts, it looks like Markelle Fultz [...]

April 4, 2017 admin CBB, Headlines 0

Coach K to Undergo Back Surgery, Miss 4 Weeks

Coach K to Undergo Back Surgery, Miss 4 Weeks

Grayson Allen isn’t the only member of Duke men’s basketball that will be missing some time. His coach will be sidelined, too. The ageless Mike Krzyzewski needs to undergo back surgery and as a result, he won’t be able to coach for about four weeks. Well, actually, he’s not ageless, even though his hair is [...]

January 3, 2017 admin CBB, Headlines 1

Duke Suspends Grayson Allen Indefinitely For Tripping

Duke Suspends Grayson Allen Indefinitely For Tripping

Duke’s Grayson Allen has been suspended indefinitely after he was caught tripping another player on the court for the third time in 2 years. Grayson Allen tripped Steven Santa Ana from Elon Phoenix on Wednesday night. After the incident, Allen flipped out on the bench after being called for a technical foul and later had [...]

December 22, 2016 admin CBB, Headlines 0

Duke Closes its Practices to NBA scouts

Duke Closes its Practices to NBA scouts

Coach K is changing the rules. From now on, all Duke practices will be closed. Instead NBA scouts will be allowed to observe practices during two pro days. The first pro day will take place on October 19th and will include skills and drills. The second will be on October 25th and will feature an [...]

September 15, 2016 admin CBB, Headlines 0

Jay Wright Top Target for Suns Head Coaching Job

Jay Wright Top Target for Suns Head Coaching Job

Jay Wright is the hottest coaching name in basketball right now after leading a small, not supremely talented Villanova team to the national championship. Unsurprisingly with a slew of NBA head coaching vacancies this offseason, his name has surfaced in the NBA coaching rumor mill. The Suns fired former head coach Jeff Hornacek in January [...]

April 8, 2016 admin CBB, Headlines 0