Damian Lillard of the Portland Trail Blazers was the unanimous choice as National Basketball Association rookie of the year, the league said.
University of Kentucky freshman Nerlens Noel will enter the National Basketball Association draft as he continues to rehabilitate a torn knee ligament that ended his college season in February.
The University of Kentucky might have four freshmen selected in the National Basketball Association draft this June, after losing eight first-year- players to the NBA in the previous three seasons.
Anthony Davis said he told himself not to get nervous when his moment in the spotlight at the National Basketball Association draft arrived.
The University of Kentucky’s eighth men’s basketball championship last April drew 42.9 million broadcast viewers for an annual event that raised $705 million in television rights fees for college sports’ national organization.
The intrigue won’t start until after the top pick has left the stage in tonight’s National Basketball Association Draft.
No. 1 draft pick Anthony Davis agreed to a multiyear contract with the New Orleans Hornets as the forward prepares to begin the London Olympics with the U.S. basketball team.
Anthony Davis, the top pick in the National Basketball Association draft, sprained his ankle during a workout with the New Orleans Hornets.
Anthony Davis and Michael Kidd- Gilchrist, who led the University of Kentucky to a national championship, were the first two picks in the 2012 National Basketball Association draft.
Anthony Davis, the top pick in the National Basketball Association draft, sprained his ankle during a workout with the New Orleans Hornets, Yahoo Sports reported.
"This is not time to break out champagne and declare an end to the conflict, but it marks a very major step forward."
- Anthony Davis on Feb 27, 2013