Prospect Profiles: Jayson Tatum

In a draft prospect interview series at NBPA headquarters in New York City, Jayson Tatum discussed finishing classes at Duke, discovering a talent on camera in college, studying Paul George and Kevin Durant, enjoying his off-the-court interests (playing the piano, etc.), becoming an NBA professional, thinking ahead to draft night and much more.   NBPA: After declaring for the draft, you stayed at Duke to finish

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NBPA Statement on BC Lietuvos Rytas’ President Gedvydas Vainauskas’ Recent Comments

The NBPA released the following statement regarding the recent comments by BC Lietuvos Rytas’ President Gedvydas Vainauskas: NEW YORK, NY, June 20, 2017 — “The comments made by BC Lietuvos Rytas’ President Gedvydas Vainauskas on Friday are as stupid as they are offensive. Basketball is an institution that unites people around the world and it saddens us to see it tarnished by such racism. Unfortunately, this serves as a

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Prospect Profiles: Jarrett Allen

In a draft prospect interview series at NBPA headquarters in New York City, Jarrett Allen discussed becoming an NBA professional, learning from watching NBA players like Kevin Garnett and Clint Capela, enjoying his off-the-court interests (building computers, etc.), thinking ahead to draft night and much more.   NBPA: You’re entering this whole new world now, starting with meeting GMs for the first time. What’s that

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