International Draft Prospects Articles


  

by Jonathan Givony, Mike Schmitz

Breaking down the strengths and weaknesses of 18-year-old Adelaide 36ers wing Terrance Ferguson through 11 games in the Australian NBL thus far.


by Bogdan Karaicic

Breaking down 17-year-old Luka Doncic's 23-point, 11-assist game vs Fuenlabrada.


by Bogdan Karaicic

Breaking down 17-year-old Cedevita wing Dzanan Musa's 26-point performance vs Olimpija Ljubljana in the Adriatic League.


by Bogdan Karaicic

Bogdan Karaicic takes a closer look at Strasbourg point guard Frank Ntilikina's 10-point, 4-assist, 3-rebound performance against Mornar Bar in the FIBA Champions League. The highly regarded French teenager matched up with three American backcourt players with SEC and Pac-12 pedigrees, making it an interesting evaluation setting for NBA scouts to observe the potential lottery pick.


by Jonathan Givony

Scouting reports and interviews on six of the top prospects seen at the NBA Basketball Without Borders Europe Camp in Finland this past week, including Isaac Bonga, Nikola Miskovic, Kristian Sjolund, Onuralp Bitim, Goga Bitadze and Philipp Herkenhoff.


by Julian Applebome

We break down the top ten performers from the 2016 Olympic Games. The rankings are based on the statistic Estimated Wins Added.


by Mike Schmitz

Scouting reports on 14 of the more notable prospects seen at the FIBA U16 European Championship (Divisons A and B) in Radom, Poland and Sofia, Bulgaria last week. Including Marko Pecarski, Luka Samanic, Usman Garuba, Arturs Zagars, Oton Jankovic, Theo Maledon, Joel Ayayi, Henri Drell, Szymon Janczak, Alexander Shashkov, Tomer Levinson, Luc Van Slooten, Kay Bruhnke and Tarik Biberovic.


by Julian Applebome

Below is a list of five of the top performers from the Americas Team Camp in Mexico City which finished on August 13th. The camp which was hosted by the NBA and led by the likes of Earl Watson, Jim Boylen, and Austin Ainge featured 40 of the top under-18 players from Argentina, Brazil, Canada, and Mexico.


by Jonathan Givony, Mike Schmitz

Scouting reports on eight of the prospects seen at adidas Nations that haven't been covered on DraftExpress prior.


by Julian Applebome, Jonathan Givony, Mike Schmitz

We break down the top ten performers from the 2016 adidas Nations. The rankings are based on the statistic Estimated Wins Added.


by Julian Applebome

We breakdown the top ten performers from the 2016 FIBA U20 European Championship. The rankings are based on the statistic Estimated Wins Added.


by Julian Applebome

We breakdown the top ten performers from the 2016 FIBA U18 Americas Championship. The rankings are based on the statistic Estimated Wins Added.


by Jonathan Givony, Mike Schmitz

Scouting reports on eleven of the top big men prospects seen at the 2016 FIBA U17 World Championship, including Wendell Carter, Kevin Knox, Olivier Sarr, Simi Shittu, Jaren Jackson, Austin Wiley, Ragip Atar, Francisco Caffaro, Rongzhen Zhu, Samson Froling and Jordan Brown.


by Jonathan Givony, Mike Schmitz

Scouting reports on ten of the top wing prospects seen at the 2016 FIBA U17 World Championship, including R.J. Barrett, Dzanan Musa, Troy Brown, Yves Pons, Jaylen Hoard, Miguel Gonzalez, Sergi Martinez, Gary Trent, Onuralp Bitim and Elias Valtonen.


by Julian Applebome

This is a list of the top ten performers from the FIBA U17 tournament, which concluded on Sunday. The rankings are based on the statistic EWA (estimated wins added).


by Jonathan Givony, Mike Schmitz

Scouting reports on seven of the top point guard prospects seen at the 2016 FIBA U17 World Championship, including Collin Sexton, Arnas Velicka, Immanuel Quickley, Andrew Nembhard, Javonte Smart, Eray Akyuz and Lautaro Lopez.


by Mike Schmitz

Analyzing the strengths and weaknesses of Real Madrid point guard Sergio Rodriguez. What can the flashy, 30-year old Spanish point guard bring to the Philadelphia 76ers?


by DraftExpress

A list of 43 players who went undrafted in the 2016 NBA Draft.


by Mike Schmitz

Dragan Bender is not the next Kristaps Porzingis, and there's absolutely nothing wrong with that.


by Matt McGann

An interview with Spanish forward Juan Hernangomez interspersed with highlights from the very strong season he had in the ACB.


by Matt Kamalsky

Evaluating the strengths and weaknesses of Russian center Andrey Desyatnikov as a NBA Draft prospect, with a detailed scouting report.


by Matt Kamalsky, Mike Schmitz

Evaluating the strengths and weaknesses of Anadolu Efes wing Furkan Korkmaz as a NBA Draft prospect, with a detailed video analysis and scouting report.


by Matt Kamalsky

Evaluating the strengths and weaknesses of Gracin Bakumanya as a NBA Draft prospect, with a detailed scouting report.


by Matt Kamalsky, Mike Schmitz

Evaluating the strengths and weaknesses of Panathinaikos center Georgios Papagiannis as a NBA Draft prospect, with a detailed video analysis and scouting report.


by Matt McGann

French big man Guerschon Yabusele works out in front of a myriad of NBA executives at the CAA Sports Pro Day in Las Vegas.


by Matt McGann

Highlights of Ukrainian shooting guard Sviatoslav Mykhailuk from the adidas EuroCamp in Treviso, including an interview.


by Matt Kamalsky, Mike Schmitz

Evaluating the strengths and weaknesses of Mega Leks wing Timothe Luwawu as a NBA Draft prospect, with a detailed video analysis and scouting report.


by Matt McGann

Highlights of German forward Paul Zipser from the adidas EuroCamp in Treviso, including an interview.


by Matt McGann

Highlights of French point guard Joel Ayayi from the adidas EuroCamp in Treviso, including an interview.


by Matt McGann

Highlights of Serbian power forward Filip Petrusev from the adidas EuroCamp in Treviso, including an interview.


by DraftExpress

Thirty-three international players who had declared as early entry candidates for the 2016 NBA Draft have withdrawn. 60 NCAA and 13 international prospects remain early entry candidates.


by Matt Kamalsky, Mike Schmitz

Evaluating the strengths and weaknesses of Mega Leks wing Rade Zagorac as a NBA Draft prospect, with a detailed video analysis and scouting report.


by Matt Kamalsky, Mike Schmitz

Evaluating the strengths and weaknesses of Mega Leks center Ivica Zubac as a NBA Draft prospect, with a detailed video analysis and scouting report.


by Matt McGann

Petr Cornelie works out at the adidas Eurocamp in Treviso, Italy.


by DraftExpress

We break down the third and final day of the adidas Eurocamp along with the official camp measurements and athletic testing results.


by Jonathan Givony, Mike Schmitz

Paul Zipser and Petr Cornelie gave Treviso a nice boost of energy, while the Next Generation campers gave us a glimpse into the future with a very intriguing group of talented young prospects.


by DraftExpress

Day one of the 2016 adidas Eurocamp in Treviso, Italy is officially in the books.


by DraftExpress

The EuroCamp kicks off this weekend and DraftExpress will be there covering the event for the 13th consecutive season.


by Matt McGann

Juan Hernangomez works out in front of 60+ NBA executives at the Relativity Sports Pro Day at IMG Academy.


by Matt McGann

North Carolina's Marcus Paige works out in preparation for the 2016 NBA Draft in New York City.


by Derek Bodner, Mike Schmitz

Evaluating the strengths and weaknesses of Maccabi Tel Aviv forward Dragan Bender as a NBA Draft prospect, with a detailed video analysis and scouting report.


by Matt McGann

Jakob Poeltl works out in preparation for the 2016 NBA Draft in Los Angeles.


by Matt Kamalsky, Mike Schmitz

Evaluating the strengths and weaknesses of French big man Guerschon Yabusele as a NBA Draft prospect, with a detailed video analysis and scouting report.


by Matt McGann

French guard Isaia Cordinier works out in front of a myriad of NBA executives at the CAA Sports Pro Day in Los Angeles.


by Jonathan Givony

Bender has a relatively small buyout for an international player of his stature, which should pose no obstacles to him joining the NBA team that drafts him June 23.


by Jonathan Givony, Matt McGann

We joined Zhou Qi, 7'2 big man from China, as he worked out in Chicago and Dallas in preparation for the 2016 NBA Draft.


by DraftExpress

The NBA announced the list of players that have filed as early entry candidates for the 2016 NBA Draft earlier today.


by DraftExpress

Who is entering? Who is returning? Who is still undecided? We break down all the prospects in the 2016 NBA draft, as well as who will be representing them, and where they are projected to get drafted.


by Jonathan Givony, M Schmitz

Scouting reports on six of the most intriguing international prospects seen at the 2015 Jordan Brand Classic at the Barclays Center, Brooklyn. Players were born in 1999 and 2000.


by DraftExpress

Video footage of DeAndre Ayton and Isaia Cordinier participating in shooting drills at the 2016 Nike Hoop Summit practices.


by DraftExpress

Markelle Fultz and Harry Froling talk with DraftExpress in one on one interviews at the 2016 Nike Hoop Summit in Portland, Oregon.


by Jonathan Givony, Mike Schmitz

Scouting reports on DeAndre Ayton, Jarrett Allen, Marques Bolden, Ziming Fan and Udoka Azubuike.


by Mike Schmitz

Scouting reports on the top prospects seen at the BioSteel Future All Canadian High School Basketball Game in Toronto.


by Mike Schmitz

Scouting reports on the top prospects seen at the BioSteel All Canadian High School Basketball Game.


by Jonathan Givony, Mike Schmitz

Scouting reports on Jonathan Isaac, Wenyen Gabriel, Kostas Antetokounmpo and Justin Jackson (Canada).


by DraftExpress

The measurements from the 2016 Biosteel All-Canadian Basketball Game were released today.


by DraftExpress , Richard Walker

Justin Jackson (Canada) and William McDowell-White talk with DraftExpress in one on one interviews at the 2016 Nike Hoop Summit in Portland, Oregon.


by DraftExpress , Richard Walker

DeAndre Ayton and Kostas Antetokounmo talk with DraftExpress in one on one interviews at the 2016 Nike Hoop Summit in Portland, Oregon.


by Jonathan Givony

Three days of practices are already in the books in Portland, as the World Team gets ready for their highly anticipated matchup with Team USA on Saturday (noon Pacific, ESPN2).


by DraftExpress

The official measurements for the World Select Team at the 2016 Nike Hoop Summit were released today. We take a look at the full results and break down the highlights.


by Jonathan Givony

Thon Maker tells us, in his own words, why he decided to enter the 2016 NBA Draft. He also dives deep into his philosophy on basketball and life on and off the court, talks about specific NBA players he studies, and much more.


by Jonathan Givony, Matt Kamalsky

The Nike Hoop Summit World team was officially announced today, complementing the USA roster which was announced in January. The game is scheduled for Saturday, April 9th at the Rose Garden, in Portland, Oregon.


by Mike Schmitz

Breaking down how 17-year old big man Isaiah Hartenstein from Germany performed at the NBA Basketball Without Borders Global Camp in Toronto during All-Star Weekend.


by Mike Schmitz

Breaking down how 17-year old big man Omer Yurtseven from Turkey performed at the NBA Basketball Without Borders Global Camp in Toronto during All-Star Weekend.


by Mike Schmitz

Breaking down how 17-year old big man DeAndre Ayton from the Bahamas performed at the NBA Basketball Without Borders Global Camp in Toronto during All-Star Weekend.


by Jonathan Givony

Taking a look at the situation Ante Ziic is in with Cibona Zagreb in Croatia, evaluating his strengths and weaknesses, and projecting him long term.


by Mike Schmitz

Breaking down how 17-year old French point guard Frank Ntilikina performed at the NBA Basketball Without Borders Global Camp in Toronto last weekend.


by Jonathan Givony

We take a look at four of the best center prospects to emerge at the 2016 Basketball Without Borders Global Camp held in Toronto during All-Star Weekend.


by Jonathan Givony

We take a look at five of the best power forward prospects to emerge at the 2016 Basketball Without Borders Global Camp held in Toronto during All-Star Weekend.


by Jonathan Givony

Taking a look at the situation Timothe Luwawu is in with Mega Leks in Serbia, evaluating his strengths and weaknesses, and projecting him long term.


by Jonathan Givony

We take a look at five of the best guard and wing prospects to emerge at the 2016 Basketball Without Borders Global Camp held in Toronto during All-Star Weekend.


by Jonathan Givony

DraftExpress sat down with Croatian forward Dragan Bender to discuss a variety of topics, including the comparisons to Kristaps Porzingis, the season he's having, the improvement he's making, his thoughts on the NBA and more.


by Jonathan Givony

Interview, scouting report and projects on 1997-born Slovenian shooting guard Blaz Mesicek, who is seeing significant playing time this season in the EuroCup and Adriatic League.


by Mike Schmitz

Video scout Mike Schmitz breaks down Kristaps Porzingis's evolution from raw European phenom to NBA standout.


by Jonathan Givony

DraftExpress sat down with German forward Paul Zipser to discuss a variety of topics from his style of play to his plans for the 2016 NBA Draft.


by Jonathan Givony

DraftExpress sat down with Turkish wing Furkan Korkmaz to discuss a variety of topics from his style of play to his plans for the 2016 NBA Draft.


by Jonathan Givony, Matt Kamalsky

A detailed look at the rosters for the NBA Basketball Without Borders Global Camp, which will be held in Toronto during NBA All-Star Weekend.


by Jonathan Givony, Mike Schmitz

More than halfway through the Adriatic League regular season, it's safe to say that 19-year old Ante Zizic has been the revelation of the league thus far. The 6'11 center is putting up historic numbers with Cibona Zagreb for a player his age.


by Mike Schmitz

Halfway through the ACB regular season, it's safe to say that 20-year old Juan Hernangomez has been the revelation of the Spanish league thus far. The 6'9 face-up power forward is putting up historic numbers with Estudiantes for a player his age.