No player like Doncic has ever been picked that high. But it was a + to see the success of this year's rookie wings/guards. Luka is a big guard; key w/ shooting, switching on D. For Ayton, having to be the eyes of the whole D, think a bigger adjustment in today's spread-out game.
Since the initial NBA Draft Lottery in 1985, the Knicks have been in 15 lotteries. They’ve moved up just once in that span: in 1985, when they won the Lottery. (NYK traded 7 of these picks pre or post Lottery; current lottery rules have been in place, essentially, since 1996).
LeBron James has 26 points, 5 assists, 4 boards, 1 steal, 0 turnovers in 21 minutes. He's 11-13 from field, 4-4 from FT line. LeBron is a MONSTER in Game 7s. He averages 33 PPG in elimination games (which is 1st in NBA history). But watch @RealSkipBayless say he isn't clutch.
7'1 Icelandic center Tryggvi Hlinason, a potential second round pick, is declaring for the 2018 NBA draft, a source told ESPN. Hlinason has one of the most unique backstories of any player in this year's class.
Our friend @nbadraftnet just posted a new 2018 NBA Mock Draft on @HoopsHype! It has explanations for each selection, player comparisons, college stats, each pick's rookie salary and more. Check it out: https://t.co/1XrqDefR19