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2018 NBA draft: Grades for all 30 teams

The 2018 NBA draft is over, with 13 of the 30 first-round selections being one-and-done guys, and two seniors being selected — Grayson Allen and Chandler Hutchison — tied the all-time low for seniors chosen in the first round. Now it’s time to break do…

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NBA Draft Team Grades

NBA Team Draft Grades Grade A Phoenix Suns – It’s tough to mess up the No. 1 pick, and while many people project C Deandre Ayton to be a bust, I think he’s going to be a good player. They also got SF Mikal Bridges (10) from the Sixers, which is a bit…

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Suns make Bahamas’ Ayton the top pick in NBA draft

The Phoenix Suns didn’t have to go far to get Deandre Ayton in the NBA draft, as they made the towering Bahamian teenager their first No. 1 overall pick in franchise history on Thursday. The 19-year-old Ayton was expected to go first to the Suns who like the seven-foot (2.1-meter) center’s size and skill which he used to dominate in US college last season with the Arizona Wildcats. Born in the Bahamas, Ayton, who turns 20 next month, moved to Phoenix during high school and says the majority of his family now live in Arizona.

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2018 NBA Draft pick-by-pick tracker with analysis of selections, trades

It’s been a long time since there was so much uncertainty at the top of an NBA Draft. While the top pick was pretty much a lock with the Suns taking DeAndre Ayton, things were wide open after that with plenty of talk about trades up and down — and team…

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No. 1 Sun: Phoenix takes Ayton; Trae Young, Doncic swapped

The Phoenix Suns stayed close to home for their first No. 1 pick. The Dallas Mavericks looked all the way to Slovenia for the player they hope can be their next European superstar. Shortly after the Suns took Deandre Ayton to start the NBA draft Thursd…

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Trae Young on his trade to the Hawks: ‘It was crazy’

Yahoo Sports’ Krysten Peek caught up with the Oklahoma point guard at the NBA Draft following his trade to the Atlanta Hawks.

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NBA Draft 2018: Atlanta Hawks draft Maryland basketball’s Kevin Huerter with the No. 19 overall pick

Maryland basketball’s Kevin Huerter was drafted No. 19 overall Tuesday night by the Atlanta Hawks. Huerter played two seasons with Maryland, averaging 12 points, five rebounds and three assists as a Terp. During his sophomore season, he was better than 50 percent from the field and better than 40 percent from deep.

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Why Dallas is the ‘perfect fit’ for Luka Doncic

Yahoo Sports’ ‘NBA Draft Live’ crew breaks down the Mavericks’ acquisition of the Slovenian point guard, who was drafted by the Atlanta Hawks.

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Hawks Select Luka Doncic with the Number 3 Pick

With the third pick of the 2018 NBA Draft the Atlanta Hawks selected Luka Doncic.

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NBA Draft 2018: Mavs trade up to select Luka Doncic, send Trae Young to Hawks

The Dallas Mavericks traded up two spots to select Luka Doncic with the No. 3 overall pick in Thursday night’s NBA Draft, according to Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN. The Mavericks swapped its first round pick, No. 5 overall, with the Atlanta Hawks, who then took Oklahoma star Trae Young. Along with the No. 5 overall pick, Dallas will send a 2019 protected first round pick, according to Yahoo Sports’ Shams Charania.

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Hawks Select Luka Doncic, Trade Him to Mavericks Who Send Back Trae Young

The first major move in the 2018 NBA draft came early on as the Atlanta Hawks worked out a deal with the Dallas Mavericks. Atlanta selected Real Madrid guard Luka Doncic with the No. 3 pick, but immediately traded him to the Mavericks, who selected Okl…

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Mavericks trade up for No. 3 pick, Luka Doncic in last-minute deal with Hawks

The Atlanta Hawks and the Dallas Mavericks — who were reportedly struggling to finish a deal in recent days leading up to Thursday’s NBA draft at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn — finally got it done. Dallas and Atlanta traded the No. 3 and No. 5 picks…

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Hawks select Doncic with third pick, trade him to Mavericks

The Atlanta Hawks selected Luka Doncic with the number three overall pick in the 2018 NBA Draft, but traded the Slovenian guard to the Dallas Mavericks. Doncic, who helped Real Madrid win a championship last season, became just the fifth international …

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2018 NBA draft: Dallas Mavericks land Luka Doncic, the most accomplished young European prospect ever

The “most accomplished European teen prospect in history” is officially on his way to the NBA … and he’ll be setting up shop in Dallas. With the No. 3 pick in the 2018 NBA draft, the Atlanta Hawks selected Luka Doncic, the 19-year-old Slovenian playmak…

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2018 NBA Draft Results: round-by-round picks, updates, live tracker

The 2018 NBA Draft is finally here and with the Phoenix Suns on the clock and Arizona center DeAndre Ayton expected to be the No. 1 overall pick, the Thursday night festivities can get underway.The NBA Draft is arguably the best non-sporting sports event

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2018 NBA Draft Grades: Pick-By-Pick Analysis

The 2018 NBA draft is in the books. From Deandre Ayton to Omari Spellman, SI’s draft analyst Jeremy Woo examines each selection and breaks down each team’s logic. In my eyes, Ayton has been the top prospect in this draft dating back to October, and his clean fit in Phoenix, freakish athletic traits and developing skill level make him more than worthy for this selection.

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2018 NBA mock draft 4.0: Marvin Bagley III rising, point guards climbing, Michael Porter Jr. intriguing

The NBA draft is upon us, and despite a dearth of European talent, the 2018 class is a very deep one, with quality at small forward and point guard. Bagley is a sensational athlete and high-level scorer who will love running next to guard De’Aaron Fox.

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NBA Draft Grades 2018: Analysis of every team’s first and second-round pick

Now that the 2018 NBA Draft has reached its end, it’s time to take a look back at how every team fared Thursday night.There was plenty of discussion and mock drafts leading up to the draft debating who the Wizards would pick at No. 15. In the end, the

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The 2018 NBA Doomsday Mock Draft: A comical look at every team’s worst-case scenario

The 2018 NBA Draft takes place on Thursday, June 21 and once again provides a glimmer of hope for even the most downtrodden franchises.The NBA Draft is where teams can prepare for the future; where teams can rebuild and reload.But the NBA Draft is often

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Sources: Pistons offer front-office role to Hawks executive Malik Rose

Malik Rose, right, poses with a fan in 2015. (Getty) The Detroit Pistons have offered a front-office role to Atlanta Hawks executive Malik Rose and the sides are working toward a deal, league sources told Yahoo Sports. Rose interviewed with Pistons off…

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