Ball Don't Lie grades the 2012 NBA draft (Ball Don't Lie)
June 29, 2012 at 11:45 AM • Comments
Another draft has come and gone, and another batch of judgment must be offered up. We spare no feelings, with our draft grades, as we lay waste to the flotsam and jetsam of an NBA panel gone mad with power, while replete with obvious and odious failures. Actually, no, we're kind of cool with most of the picks, as you'll see in our rankings. In a limited draft filled with limited chances for trades by teams with lots of holes to fill, draft position counts for quite a bit. Until these teams really screw up with these players in terms of development or over-praise/play, the slates are just about clean, and the feelings are warm. Seriously, nobody's really screwing up too badly, here. That's what free agency is for. Click the jump for our grades for each of the NBA's 30 teams.