Chad Ford on why Ohio State guard D'Angelo Russell, who opened the season projected as a late first-round pick, is now expected to be a top-five pick. ...
Chad Ford on why Duke's Jahlil Okafor is the consensus top pick for the 2015 NBA draft.
Chad Ford says Ohio State's D'Angelo Russell is climbing NBA draft boards, while the play of Duke's Justise Winslow is concerning scouts.
Would the 76ers, already thick with center prospects, actually draft another one? Chad Ford says yes.
Chad Ford on what's at stake for draft prospects as they are measured, interviewed and tested by NBA teams in Chicago.
How has winning big when it matters most helped the draft stock of UConn's super guard Shabazz Napier, Wisconsin's big man Frank Kaminsky and all those NBA prospects from the Kentucky Wildcats?
Who do the Sixers dream of drafting? What about the Bucks, Magic and Celtics? And have the Lakers already identified their man? We ask Chad Ford.
Chad Ford says that no matter what NBA GMs tell you, there's nothing like playing well in the NCAA Tournament to move up the draft board.
And then there were two. Chad Ford says by trading two of their top four scorers, the 76ers have emerged as the Bucks' only rivals in the race for ping-pong balls.
ESPN Insider Chad Ford predicts an "epic trade deadline" because of this NBA season's strange set of circumstances where many teams are tanking, and thus are willing to part with talented players.
Can we still call it the Andrew Wiggins draft, even if a lot of teams would draft Joel Embiid higher? Chad Ford on forecasting one of the best drafts in a long time.
Would an injured Kobe Bryant help or hurt the Lakers' chances of a top pick? Can the Pelicans lose enough games to get into the top five so they won't have to give the 76ers their 2014 draft pick?
Chad Ford says the Kings are in a sweet position to win a top draft pick, even though they've been trying to win games. Meanwhile, simulations show it's increasingly unlikely any team other than the Bucks, Jazz, Cavaliers, Kings, 76ers, Lakers or Magic will win the top pick in the 2014 draft.
Chad Ford drops by to discuss the latest updates to his NBA draft Big Board, including Joel Embiid's rise into the top three, a top-10 freshman at UCLA and, of course, Andrew Wiggins.
The Milwaukee Bucks had no intention to tank this year, as Kevin Arnovitz has described. But thanks to a rash of injuries, they're atop Chad Ford's Tank Rank.