The NBA draft approaches and, just like in the NFL draft, information is key. As we get closer, the information gets more solid, especially when it comes to the top picks in the draft. The NBA draft tends to get more volatile the deeper it goes, but there is still plenty of value to be found when paired with reports around the league. Let’s dive into some of the noise surrounding the top prospects, the players who are rising and find some best bets to play.
THE TOP FOUR PICKS
These selections seem to be set in stone. Marc Stein has reported that one league source is insisting the Pistons are cooling on selecting Oklahoma State guard Cade Cunningham, but almost every report has indicated Cunningham is headed to the Motor City. The Rockets have reportedly inquired about acquiring the first pick, and the Thunder reportedly offered Shai Gilgeous-Alexander and the sixth pick but were rebuffed. Does that sound like the Pistons are balking at the thought of taking Cunningham?