Monter to Provide NBA Draft Coverage

Long considered one of the top draft analysts in the business, Chris Monter will provide his insights on the NBA Draft, as well as all of college basketball, on network.

Monter edits and publishes the Monter Draft News, an NBA Draft newsletter in its 12th year, and College Basketball News, a college basketball monthly that is entering its fifth season). He will cover both subjects on his new site, which can be accessed by or

"During much of my tenure as a daily newspaper basketball writer and columnist, Chris Monter was the authority on the NBA Draft," said Glenn Nelson, Managing Editor at "He is the only analyst I know who attends every NBA draft and college prospect showcase in the country. Almost nobody covers the draft without first consulting Chris' extensive and in-depth work. We're excited to have his elite-level coverage in our network."

During the past year alone, Monter has attended the Final Four, NCAA Midwest Regional, Portsmouth Invitational, Boo Williams Invitational, Desert Classic, Chicago pre-draft camp, U.S. National Trials, U.S. Developmental Festival, Nike Pulley Tournament, Nike All-American Camp, Nike Peach Jam, adidas Big Time Tournament, Guardian Classic, KMOX Shootout, Prime Time Shootout, Jayhawk Shootout, Gatorade Shootout, California Hoop Challenge, Academy National Invitational, EA Sports Roundball Classic, Capitol Classic, NJCAA Tournament and assorted high school, college, junior college and NBA games.

Monter serves as the NBA Draft Analyst for ESPN Radio, Sporting News Radio and Fox Sports Radio, and is a frequent guest on many sports radio talk shows across the country discussing college and pro basketball.

A contributor to Blue Ribbon, Basketball America, the Sporting News Basketball Yearbook, Athlon Preview publications and the Phoenix Suns, Charlotte Hornets, Cleveland Cavaliers, Orlando Magic and Atlanta Hawks team publications, Monter also writes for several CSPA publications, such as Inside Indiana, Blue Devil Weekly and Arizona Cat Tracks, whose is in the network.

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