Found June 27, 2013 on Sports by Colin:
ESPN’s Chad Ford claims Cleveland Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert “loves” shooting guard Victor Oladipo and may select the former Indiana Hoosiers star first overall tomorrow night. Despite being removed from a hideous 24-58 campaign, Cleveland is an organization on the brink of rocking. Already employing Kyrie Irving, Dion Waiters and Tristan Thompson, Cavaliers general manager Chris Grant is near assembling a quartet of lottery talent. Averaging 13.6 points, 6.3 boards and 2.1 assists over 36 games as a junior during the 2012-2013 campaign, the 21-year-old Oladipo would excel working with Irving. An extremely raw talent, the 6-foot-5, 215 pound Oladipo … Continue reading →

Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert says who they’re drafting on Twitter

After much debate back and forth for 6 weeks, the Cavs will select # 1: NerLenthony McLottodipo. Hope that clears it up for everyone… — Dan Gilbert (@cavsdan) June 27, 2013 Well, this tweet should clear up any questions about who the Cleveland Cavaliers will be taking with the #1 overall pick.  It’s good to see that Gilbert isn’t letting any pressure get to him and is...

Video: Victor Oladipo at NBA Draft media day

Via DraftExpress on YouTube:The post Video: Victor Oladipo at NBA Draft media day appeared first on Inside the Hall | Indiana Hoosiers Basketball News, Recruiting and Analysis.

Q & A: Victor Oladipo talks future with Orlando Magic

Former Indiana guard Victor Oladipo was the second pick in tonight’s NBA Draft to the Orlando Magic. Afterward, the All-American met with the assembled media at the Barclays Center to discuss his future and much more (transcript via ASAP Sports): THE MODERATOR: Could you start with an opening statement on your feelings. VICTOR OLADIPO: Surreal [...]The post Q & A: Victor Oladipo...

Video: Orlando Magic select Victor Oladipo

Via NBA on YouTube:The post Video: Orlando Magic select Victor Oladipo appeared first on Inside the Hall | Indiana Hoosiers Basketball News, Recruiting and Analysis.

Video: Destined for Glory and Success with Christian Watford and Victor Oladipo

Via Sholape Oriola on YouTube:The post Video: Destined for Glory and Success with Christian Watford and Victor Oladipo appeared first on Inside the Hall | Indiana Hoosiers Basketball News, Recruiting and Analysis.

Destination Known

Cody Zeller and Victor Oladipo will learn their NBA futures tonight at the NBA Draft in Brooklyn. Draft watch: Best fits » Oladipo’s rise » Zeller’s new role » Media Day: Oladipo » Zeller » The post Destination Known appeared first on Inside the Hall | Indiana Hoosiers Basketball News, Recruiting and Analysis.

Indiana’s Victor Oladipo wore Google Glasses to the NBA Draft

The Orlando Magic selected Indiana’s Victor Oladipo with the second pick of the NBA Draft. Instead of wearing your typical outfit to the NBA Draft at the Barclay’s Center in Brooklyn on Thursday, Oladipo sported a $1,500 pair of Google Glass. Oladipo rocks the Google Glass, which can take pictures and film video without ever having to use your hands, very well.

Q & A: Tom Crean discusses 2013 NBA Draft

Tom Crean addressed the media earlier this morning via teleconference to discuss Thursday’s NBA Draft. On the call, he discussed several topics, including Victor Oladipo’s work ethic, Cody Zeller’s game translating to the NBA, Christian Watford’s future and more. Here’s the complete transcript of his comments, via ASAP Sports and COACH CREAN: Thank you ...

Magic hope Oladipo lives up to Wade comparisons

For Victor Oladipo, the Orlando Magic's first-round draft choice, the comparisons to Dwyane Wade are inevitable, and a little over the top. ''I don't know whether it's fair or it's just because Tom Crean is my coach,'' Oladipo said Friday, the day after Orlando took him second overall in the NBA draft. ''We have similar parts to our game....

Victor Oladipo Wears Google Glass To The NBA Draft

Indiana guard, Victor Oladipo, was selected second overall by the Orlando Magic in Thursday’s NBA draft. Check out his draft experience through the new Google Glass.

Will Victor Oladipo break CURSE OF THE #2 NBA DRAFT PICK??

Being the #2 overall pick in the NBA Draft is to becoming a bust what being a child star is to going batshizz crazy. (See Lindsay Lohan, Bobby Brown, Michael Jackson, Drew Barrymore, Jennifer Love Hewitt, Amanda Bynes, Corey Feldman, Corey Haim, Todd Bridges, the Olsen twins etc.) With this status, life has decided that you will likely have a very rough road ahead of you. Here are...

2013 NBA Draft: Pick-by-pick analysis

The 2013 NBA draft is starting and we're breaking down each pick. Get analysis of each first-round selection here and check our Draft Tracker for every selection and second-round analysis. 1. Cleveland: Anthony Bennett , 6-8, SF/PF, UNLV 2. Orlando: Victor Oladipo , 6-4, SG/SF, Indiana 3. Washington: Otto Porter , 6-9, SF, Georgetown 4. Charlotte: Cody Zeller , 7-0, PF...

2013 NBA Mock Draft

With just hours remaining until the NBA Draft, here is my mock draft: 1. Cleveland Cavaliers – Nerlens Noel – Kentucky (C) All signs point to Cleveland picking Nerlens at number one. He fills a positional need, and many scouts consider him to be the highest upside player in this draft class. Also, he will likely miss half of the season, giving the Cavs a chance to have a high...

2013 NBA Draft Live Results

With the first pick of the 2013 NBA Draft almost in, Sports Junkie Online will be live-blogging the entire first round.1. Cleveland Cavaliers select forward Anthony Bennett of UNLVAnalysis: It didn't take long for the first surprise of the draft, as the Cavaliers passed on Nerlens Noel and Alex Len. The Cavaliers have a need in the frontcourt, and Bennett reminds me some of Timberwolves...
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