Found June 27, 2012 on Fox Sports Ohio:
Point Guards 1. Damian Lillard, 6-2, Weber State. Top-notch scorer who looked good in individual workouts. Possesses a strong handle, too. 2. Kendall Marshall, 6-4, North Carolina. Good size and vision, takes care of ball and gets it to open man. 3. Tony Wroten, 6-6, Washington. Solid in all aspects with great size. Reminds some of long ago PG Nate McMillan. 4. Marquis Teague, 6-2, Kentucky. Nothing fancy here, but a true point guard who quarterbacked a stacked NCAA champion. 5. Tyshawn Taylor, 6-4, Kansas. Strong defender who can run an offense. Must do a better job of taking care of ball, though. Shooting Guards1. Bradley Beal, 6-4, Florida. Sturdy build with 6-7 wingspan and outstanding athleticism. Can get to basket or pull-up with picture-perfect form. 2. Austin Rivers, 6-5, Duke. Explosive scorer who possesses strong ball-handling skills. Intelligent, but inconsistent. 3. Dion Waiters, 6-4, Syracuse. Another combo guard who can run the point in a pinch. Scorer who also ...

Damian Lillard goes 6th overall to Portland Grade B

Lillard gets to stay home in the northwest with Portland. Portland did not get good point guard play last season and their point guards are free agents. So they needed to get one in the draft. Look for Lillard to start from day one. Lillard stock has been on the rise for a long time now. Don’t be fooled by him playing at a small school. Lillard biggest strength...

Portland Trailblazers: Grades and analysis for 2012 NBA draft

Blazers start the 2012 season off right The Portland Trail Blazers stayed relatively quiet during the 2012 NBA draft, but quiet can be effective when you make the right moves for the organization moving forward. With two lottery picks and two second rounders at their disposal, the Blazers made the moves necessary to get better and are heading in the right direction as we now wait...

Blazers get scoring point guard with No. 6 draft pick

The Portland Trail Blazers needed a point guard, and they think they got one with Damian Lillard of Weber State, who was drafted by the Blazers with the No. 6 pick of the first round of Thursday's NBA draft. For a player from Weber State to be taken in the lottery, he has to have a lot going for him, and Lillard does. He is a scoring point guard, who averaged 24.5 points,...

Lillard, Barnes Go with No. 6 and 7 picks in NBA draft

The Portland Trail Blazer selected Damian Lillard, a point guard from Weber State, with the No. 6 pick in the NBA draft Thursday, and the Golden State Warruirs took North Carolina forward Harrison Barnes at No. 7.

Top 10 point guards : 2012 NBA draft

This is a very weak year for NBA point guards. Only 4 players will likely go in the 1st round and I bet all 10 players on this list will not get drafted. 1.Kendall Marshall North Carolina Soph. 6’4” -Marshall is a true point guard than you just don’t see a lot of anymore. His court vision, and passing ability are off the charts. Marshall really has high basketball...

Trail Blazers have interesting draft with Lillard and Leonard

The Portland Trail Blazers made an interesting splash in the 2012 NBA Draft taking a point guard from a mid-major school that few people had heard off, and a project pick at center. They took Damian Lillard at #6 from Weber St. and a guy who played for someone named Weber in Meyers Leonard from the Illini at #11. This marks the first time since 1990 that Illinois has had a player...
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