IMG Academy basketball program Trainees attend NBA Combine
Posted: June 7, 2012
Today marks the official start of the 2012 NBA Combine. The Combine is a grueling test for an individual to showcase the necessary basketball talent and personal character to succeed at the highest level.Over the last 8 weeks, NBA combine participants Kendall...
Jimmy Butler gets D-Rose's support
Posted: December 19, 2011
Jimmy ButlerIt only took one preseason game for Jimmy Butler to show what he could do in a NBA uniform.Butler, who trained for the NBA Draft at IMG Academy, went 3-for-3 from the field for eight points against the Pacers. Here's what ESPN.com and 2011 MVP, Derrick...
IMG Trainees Are Draft Prospects- NBA.com
Posted: June 20, 2011
IMG Academy basketball program trainees Julyan Stone and Jimmy Butler are highlighted in a NBA.com feature by Chris Dortch.Although Stone is not typically the top of the board for draft picks, Dortch claims that the 6-foot-6 UTEP point guard will not be left...
Getting to know... Marquette's Jimmy Butler
Posted: May 18, 2011
Jimmy Butler (left) guards Villanova's Corey StokesThe final goal is a spot on an NBA roster. To get there, though, college basketball's best spend the months between the end of the NCAA season and the NBA Draft working on everything a organization will analyze...