The article that’s embedded below offers some really good insight into what exactly goes into an NBA team making a draft pick. The writer spoke with several Oklahoma City Thunder executives to get a feel for the Thunder’s internal process. There’s great stuff in here on what the Thunder look for in a player, what their interview process is like and how far into a player’s background they go.
For more on the draft process:
-For the Celtics, drafting Smart was years in the making (LINK)
-Michael Lombardi’s 7 rules for drafting a franchise QB (LINK)
-KAT’s improvement moves him to #1 (LINK)
-A tale of two draft picks (LINK)