March Madness:
NBA Draft Watch

Updated: April 15, 2003, 2:39 PM ET
By Chad Ford
March 24 From 64 to 16 in four days. If only the NBA playoffs put us out of our misery so quickly. While David Stern's idea of excitement is to increase the length of the playoffs by stretching the opening round to a best-of-seven series, the NCAA Tournament creates maximum excitement by the simple formula of one and done.

Would any of us be drooling over the prospects of a Kentucky-Utah seven-game series?

While playing in the tournament normally won't hurt a player's pro stock, it can help. Here's Insider's March Madness edition of who's hot and who's not in the NBA draft.

Chad Ford

ESPN Senior Writer