Jon Rothstein's 2013 NBA Draft RecapJust like they did last year with Dion Waiters, the Cavs went for the best available talent instead of overall need.
Rothstein: 2013 NBA Draft Notebook; Sleepers, 1st-Round Gems & MoreBen McLemore seemed be to a virtual lock to be taken among the top three picks a few weeks ago, but now he could drop all the way to Sacramento at No. 7.
Rothstein Files: Previewing The 9 Major Conference Tourneys With PredictionsJim Larranaga's team has had a banner season, but they'll likely have to beat Duke for a second time this season -- this time with Ryan Kelly -- to reinforce their potential to go deep in the NCAA Tournament.
Rothstein Files: Monday Morning College Hoops NotebookSyracuse can beat anyone without James Southerland. How do I know that? Because the Orange won at Louisville without Southerland on Saturday.
Rothstein Files: Monday Morning College Hoops NotebookTemple is at their best with Khalif Wyatt at the point.
Rothstein Files: What To Watch This Weekend In College HoopsThe Orange? We think that they're the best team in the country. Yes, better than Indiana and better than Duke. Crazy? Not if you watch sophomore point guard Michael Carter-Williams. Trust us, you won't be disappointed.
Rothstein Files: Five Observations From The Legends ClassicOften inconsistent during the first two years of his career, Georgetown junior point guard Markel Starks took Brooklyn by storm on Monday night.
Rothstein Files: Monday Morning College Hoops NotebookThe Bruins' tilt with Georgetown in the Legends Classic was highly anticipated to begin with, but now the expectations are going to go right through the roof.
Rothstein Files: Sledge Cleared At Iona; Quick Hits From Busy Day In College HoopsI was driving on the 405 yesterday in Los Angeles when I received a call that Iowa State transfer Tavon Sledge was cleared to play this season for Iona, and I immediately came to this realization -- the Gaels are more talented than they were last season.
Rothstein Files: Pac-12 Offseason Notebook With Mark Lyons, Nick Johnson, Solomon Hill, and a healthy Kevin Parrom and Jordin Mayes, Arizona should have a much deeper and explosive perimeter than they did last season.
Rothstein Files: 5 Questions After Signing Day In College Basketball After failing to make the tourney for the second time in three seasons, the Bruins have reloaded after landing two of the top four prospects in the country.
Rothstein Files: Breaking Down Potential Suitors For Shabazz Muhammad The entire landscape of the 2012-13 college basketball season will be affected this week by two monumental decisions.
Rothstein Files: Another Recruiting Coup For Kentucky's Calipari?Multiple sources say there is more than a legitimate chance of Kentucky landing the top two prospects in the Class of 2012: 6-foot-10 shot blocker Nerlens Noel and lefty wing Shabazz Muhammad.