The same year John Wall went No. 1 overall in the NBA Draft, Greivis Vasquez had to wait a while before hearing his name called 27 picks later in the first round.
On this holiday weekend, we labor just a little - and without complaint - to check in on the headlines around the NBA...
The Goodman League Roundball Classic just added some more star power for Sunday's game.
Before training camp gets underway and NBA players get down to serious business, some key ones from the area will compete at the Goodman League Round Ball Classic later this month.