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Fantasy Basketball -- Deep sleepers to target in drafts

Fantasy Basketball — Deep sleepers to target in drafts

Identifying undervalued and emergent players is why we pretend to be general managers each fall. Securing a superstar with your first pick is an expectation, but is there anything better than landing a late-round gem in fantasy hoops? “Sleeper” might be the most popular term in the fantasy lexicon. It’s used to capture players we …

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Duke basketball: Jon Scheyer is already winning with players

Jon Scheyer is a rarity among college head coaches. Only three of the 68 head coaches who made the NCAA men’s basketball tournament last season were McDonald’s All-Americans as players. A 2006 McDonald’s All-American and four-year player at Duke, Scheyer’s ability to relate to the players he recruits and coaches helps him on the job. …

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USA Basketball's Junior National Team minicamp, back after a 3-year hiatus, to feature 62 players

USA Basketball’s Junior National Team minicamp, back after a 3-year hiatus, to feature 62 players

USA Basketball has invited 62 of the top high school basketball players to its Junior National Team minicamp, to be held Oct. 7-10 in Colorado Springs, Colorado. This marks the first time in three years this event will be held because of the COVID-19 pandemic. Some of the best young players in the NBA, along …

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Would high schoolers getting drafted to the NBA hurt NCAA hoops?

Would high schoolers getting drafted to the NBA hurt NCAA hoops?

Blake Schuster: Oh s*** Charles Curtis: it’s happppppppppppppening. that mental health thing is great Caroline Darney: Oh hell yes let’s gooooo Blake: Bronny James skipping college? Bryan Kalbrosky: FWIW, Bronny James is expected to take the college route. Andy Nesbitt: RIP, college hoops. it was a good run! Carolina: WE’LL BE FINE, ANDY (I think …

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