NBA Draft fashion has become its own topic over the years. Fans still know what LeBron James, Joakim Noah, Jalen Rose and countless other players have worn the night their name was called.
What are this year’s draftees wearing on their special day? SN has put together its collection of the most memorable looks.
If they don’t want to be so transparent, they could go with Robert Williams now that Dwight Howard has been exorcised.
There’s been speculation among league honchos that the hush-hush nature of Gilgeous-Alexander’s workouts were designed to get him to the Clippers. A few teams ahead of No. 12 could scotch that plan, but we’ve got the Clippers getting their man.
The Clippers are going to lose DeAndre Jordan one way or another, either in free agency or in a trade. So they’ll replace him with another big Aggie.
The Nuggets could move this pick, and even if they don’t, they’ll be active on the trade front in the coming weeks. Bridges is an outstanding athlete going to a team that needs wing help.
The bat has to be (in the lineup), Cardinals manager Mike Matheny told reporters over the weekend. You’ve got a guy who’s been as consistent as anybody we’ve had all season. So you’ve got to find a place for him.
We’ve never ruled out the outfield. None of that is out of the question. We haven’t featured that yet but it’s something that has been in the conversation. He’s been doing work out there, too. But, right now, it’s how do we improve at first base?
Carlos Martinez has had good success against Arizona, with a 2.88 ERA in eight appearances. That ERA ranks 20th among active major leaguers with at least 30 innings against the Diamondbacks. Martinez has been even more successful at Chase Field, with a 2.11 ERA, fifth among those with at least 20 innings.
Martinez has given up one homer against the Diamondbacks, that coming to Gerardo Parra in their first meeting. Since then, he has gone 33 1/3 innings without giving up a homer to them.