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Biggest Recent NBA Draft Busts

Sixty-nine players have been selected #1 overall in the NBA Draft. From the Pittsburgh Ironmen’s selection of Clifton McNeely in 1947 to the Minnesota Timberwolves’ pick of Karl-Anthony Towns most recently, the draftees have been chosen based on college, or in a few cases high school, achievement and potential for future performance. 567 more words


Are the Knicks the Worst Franchise in Sports? (aka New York Knicks 2015 Draft Review)

I don’t know where to start.  I spent all of last night trying not to break things in my house.  And this morning, I am still not sure what to do.  714 more words


Mind the Middle: How to Avoid an NBA Draft Bust

By: Dan Grant

In the weeks leading up to the NBA crapshoot Draft, hope springs eternal. Jay Bilas and Chad Ford seemingly love every prospect under the sun, words like ‘motor’, ‘secondary strength’ and even ‘re-jumpability’ are used wantonly and every NBA fan is hopeful their team will land a stud, find a diamond in the rough or make a franchise altering trade. 1,419 more words


Not to dampen NBA draft enthusiasm, but has anyone seen Darko?

Where are you, Darko Milicic? More specifically, how could the 7-footer who got drafted ahead of Carmelo Anthony, Chris Bosh and Dwyane Wade in 2003 get lost in the first place? 566 more words


In Perhaps His Finest Athletic Moment, Shirtless Darko Milicic Chugs a Beer Without Using His Hands

The Detroit Pistons have understandably taken plenty of criticism for taking Darko Milicic with the second pick in the 2003 NBA Draft when Dwyane Wade, Chris Bosh and Carmelo Anthony were available. 140 more words


Watch This Truly Wonderful Video Of Darko Milicic Chugging A Beer

Let’s shout out Darko Milicic for a moment. Let’s not laud him for being some sort of spectacular basketball player — the second overall pick in the 2003 NBA Draft only averaged 6 points and 4.2 rebounds over his 12 seasons in the Association, nor for making a superlative career choice post-basketball: … 102 more words


Ο μάγος από το Novi Sad που θα κατακτούσε τον κόσμο

Τι και αν ήταν Σέρβος. Πρώτη φορά διάβασα γι’ αυτόν και τα κατορθώματά του σε αμερικάνικο site. Και λίγο αργότερα μου δόθηκε η ευκαιρία να τον παρακολουθήσω σε έναν αγώνα ενάντια στον ΠΑΟΚ. 93 more words