NBA Draft Prospect Profile: Rudy Gobert

Gobert's length is among the combine's best seen to date (www.draftexpress.com)

Gobert’s length is among the combine’s best seen to date (www.draftexpress.com)

Freakishly athletic centers like DeAndre Jordan and Javale McGee have found roles as rebounding and defensive powerhouses for their respective teams. Cholet Frenchmen Rody Gobert isn’t sporting the same physical build as Jordan or McGee, but his length, efficiency, and awareness might find him a similar role on a team in this year’s draft. He’s certainly not a heaven-sent offensive weapon, but he’s Continue reading

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NBA Draft Prospect Profile: Vander Blue

Vander Blue hopes to attract teams with his outstanding NCAA Tourney performance (www.foxsportsradio.com)

Vander Blue hopes to attract teams with his outstanding NCAA Tourney performance (www.foxsportsradio.com)

The only thing that’s arguably as good as a dominant guard, is one who can stop them. Bring up the ability to guard more than one position and athleticism and you’ll be speaking Vander Blue’s language, but add talks of offensive consistency and you’ll probably lose him. The 6’5″, 197 lb junior out of Marquette does have his high points, hoping to sell his rising stock Continue reading