The June 23rd draft is less than two months away, and the fate of NBA teams hangs in the balance. Only a few players at the top of the draft rankings have superstar potential, but the remainder of this year’s crop offers some intriguing possibilities. Hoops Rumors will be tracking all of the breaking developments, and one of the ways we’ll cover the potentially franchise-altering event will be to take a closer look at many of the prospects in line to hear their names called on draft night.
Our list of Prospect Profiles will be updated in the weeks ahead as we build our inventory of reports for your perusal. This post can be found anytime under “Hoops Rumors Features” on the right sidebar. The players we’ve profiled so far can be found below, sorted by their rankings on the DraftExpress list of the top 100 prospects for 2016.
- Brandon Ingram, Duke (F)
- Ben Simmons, LSU (F)
- Dragan Bender, Croatia (PF)
- Kris Dunn, Providence (PG)
- Jamal Murray, Kentucky (G)
- Buddy Hield, Oklahoma (SG)
- Jakob Poeltl, Utah (C)
- Skal Labissiere, Kentucky (F/C)
- Deyonta Davis, Michigan State (F/C)
- Denzel Valentine, Michigan State (SG)
- Henry Ellenson, Marquette (PF)
- Demetrius Jackson, Notre Dame (PG)