Lakers Select Josh Hart with 30th Pick

After trading the #28 pick to the Utah Jazz for the #30 and #42 picks, the Lakers selected Villanova SG Josh Hart at #30. Hart, at 22 years old and 4 year player at ‘Nova, offers a complete skill set, good size (6’5″, 209 pounds, and a 6’8″ wingspan), high character, and a reputation as a “winner” for his contributions to the 2016 NCAA Championship Wildcats team. Last...
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3 days ago

Jazz select Villanova Guard Josh Hart in first round, trade rights to Lakers

Josh Hart is Villanova’s first draft pick since Darrun Hilliard in 2015. Star Villanova Wildcats guard Josh Hart has been selected by the Utah Jazz in the 2017 NBA Draft. Hart, who was selected with the 30th and final pick in the first round, will head to Los Angeles after the Lakers traded their #28 pick to Utah for the 30th and 42nd picks. Hart is one of the most decorated...
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3 days ago

Villanova Guard Josh Hart Picked By Lakers

Josh Hart is Villanova’s first draft pick since Darrun Hilliard in 2015. Star Villanova Wildcats guard Josh Hart has been selected by the Los Angeles Lakers in the 2017 NBA Draft. Hart was selected with the 30th and final pick in the first round! Hart is one of the most decorated players in Villanova history, and the winning culture and attitude he brings to the table are sure...
Via VU Hoops
3 days ago

Knicks Rumors: NYK to work out 2017 NBA Draft prospect Josh Hart

The New York Knicks will work out 2017 NBA Draft prospect, Villanova Wildcats shooting guard, and 2016 national champion Josh Hart on June 20. The New York Knicks have a desperate need for improved play in the backcourt. With reasonable cap space and three selections in the 2017 NBA Draft, New York has an opportunity to address […] Knicks Rumors: NYK to work out 2017 NBA Draft...
Via Daily Knicks
6 days ago

Breaking down the Naismith Award race

With the 2017 NCAA Tournament heating up, all eyes are on the college basketball world. By the end of this weekend, the March Madness field of 68 teams will have been pared down to just four finalists, and we'll have just three meaningful games of college hoops left to enjoy this year.So, as the season wraps up, we wanted to turn our attention to another exciting race for a major...
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March 24, 2017  |  Discuss

Ranking the top three conferences in college basketball

There are currently eight conferences with at least one team in the AP rankings, but some conferences are clearly stronger than others.Although the SEC has ultra-powerhouse Kentucky and two other ranked teams (Florida will more than likely fall out next Monday after losing to South Carolina earlier this week), nobody would ever suggest that the South Eastern Conference is one of...
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January 21, 2017  |  Discuss

Josh Hart announces he will return to Villanova for senior season

Junior guard Josh Hart was one of the top players on this year’s national championship Villanova team, but he’s not done with college yet. Hart, who averaged 15.5 points per game for the Wildcats, officially announced his return to ‘Nova for his senior season. ONE MORE YEAR!! \\\/// — Josh Hart (@JoshHart_3) May 25, 2016 Hart scored 12 points and grabbed eight rebounds...
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May 24, 2016  |  Discuss

Josh Hart was raised to be the soul of Villanova basketball

If you’re looking for one moment that molded Villanova junior wing Josh Hart into someone rival coaches say plays as hard as anyone in college basketball, you should go back to one evening a decade or so ago, when Hart’s father was driving the 10-year-old back from a rec league basketball game.Hart’s team had lost. Got smoked, actually. And toward the end of the game, Hart’s...
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February 11, 2016  |  Discuss

Villanova basketball: Why Josh Hart is the player to watch

Josh Hart To say that Josh Hart had a terrific high school basketball career at Sidwell Friends High School in Washington, D.C is understatement.  He averaged 21. 2 points and 10 rebounds per game over his three years there. However, Hart did not receive much attention from college coaches during the recruiting process despite his outstanding numbers. It is rare to see players ...
June 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Hart scores 19, No. 8 Villanova beats Rider 88-67

Freshman Josh Hart came off the bench to score 19 points and No. 8 Villanova stayed perfect with an 88-67 rout of Rider on Saturday. One of 12 unbeaten teams remaining in Division I, the Wildcats (11-0) are off to their best start since the 1961-62 team won its first 12. JayVaughn Pinkston added 14 points for Villanova, which shot 50 percent from the field in its final non-conference...
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December 21, 2013  |  Discuss

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