Found June 17, 2013 on Stepien Rules:
I selected Sergey Karasev from Russia for the Cleveland Cavaliers at No. 19 overall in the SLAMonline Mock Draft. An excerpt of that write-up is below.     On April 9, 1996, Dominique Wilkins scored 35 points to help Greece Panathinaikos to an 81-71 Euroleague victory over CSKA Moscow.The win moved Wilkins’ team into the Euroleague championship.   Outscoring every player not nicknamed “The Human Highlight Film” that day, though, was a Russian point guard named Vasily Karasev. While his two-year-old son looked on, Karasev led CSKA with 23 points. Two days later, Karasev helped CSKA secure a third-place Euroleague finish with a win over Real Madrid. Wilkins, meanwhile, added a Euroleague title to his Hall-of-Fame resume.   Fourteen years after meeting Wilkins in the Euroleague Final Four, Karasev—one of the best European point guards of the 1990s—would become the head coach of BC Triumph Lyubertsy in Moscow.   Triumph was originally es...

Scott Raab part 2 on 2013 NBA Draft, Michael Irvin, Joe Thomas, Mike Polk, Danny Green – WFNY Podcast – 2013-06-17

Here’s the second part of my monday morning podcast with Scott Raab where we talk about some more sports. Please let me know if you appreciate me breaking it into episodes or if you liked just having one longer one. Michael Irvin hates Joe Thomas’ rank on the top 100 The difference in opinion between ESPN and their misery montage The ESPN 30 for 30 on the negative Cleveland...

Top Pick Debate: No Clear Answer, But Several Theories To Rule Out

Over the last couple weeks, I’ve been camped out in the Cavalier NBA Draft Film Room. I’ve covered Nerlens Noel, Otto Porter, Ben McLemore, Alex Len, and Victor Oladipo Friday. Anthony Bennett is still to come later this week. Over that time, we’ve had a lot of good discussion here at the site about who your favorite to grab with the top pick is and why. It’s not so much...

Kyrie Irving stars in NBA Live 14 trailer

Previously on That NBA Lottery Pick, we featured a clip from the upcoming NBA 2K14 game on the Xbox 1 and Playstation 4 which will feature Miami Heat star LeBron James on the cover. The fine folks over at EA Sports are rolling out “NBA Live 14″ out for next-gen systems as well and check out the below teaser trailer featuring Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving:
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