Matt Norlander

CBS Sports Writer /

2018 NBA Draft: Michael Porter Jr.'s fall to Nuggets at No. 14 sets up a potentially remarkable origin story

Porter endured one of the most surprising slides in lottery history; it might wind up as the biggest mistake in years

2018 NBA Mock Draft: Final look and projection of both rounds before teams pick Thursday night

Matt Norlander gives predictions and insights on all 60 picks, including why Michael Porter Jr. and Trae Young go top-six

2018 NBA Draft: Rumors, draft order, time, picks, trades and everything you need to know

The 2018 NBA Draft gets underway Thursday night, with coverage on CBS Sports HQ beginning at 7 p.m. ET

NBA Draft Q&A: Marvin Bagley III on his huge Puma deal and challenge to those who doubt him at No. 1

Plus, Bagley's father chimes in on what made Puma so attractive -- but refused to answer questions about Nike

How Zhaire Smith's wheelchair-bound father helped mold him into a potential 2018 NBA lottery pick

With his father in a wheelchair, Texas Tech's Smith became humbled and determined -- which turned him into an elite prospect

U.S. Open 2018: Dustin Johnson's latest collapse is all too familiar yet keeps us wanting more

D.J. is supposedly the world's greatest golfer, yet he's continually fails with majors on the line

NBA Draft 2018: How 7 unheralded high school recruits became first-round NBA prospects

Seven players guaranteed and/or likely to get picked on June 21 weren't seen as NBA material before college changed their fortunes

2018 U.S. Open predictions: Expert picks and odds for Shinnecock Hills, Tiger Woods

Will Tiger Woods or Phil Mickelson pull off a victory in the 118th U.S. Open?

NCAA approves rule that ends coaches' ability to block transfers

The catch: Conferences can still restrict transfers within the league

Grayson Allen details how Coach K helped him moved past his tripping saga at Duke

As Allen prepares for the NBA Draft, he reflects on CBS Sports HQ about his toughest times at Duke

Rafael Nadal's French Open dominance at this stage of his career is LeBron James-like in its impressiveness

It's 11 titles at Roland Garros for Nadal, who is still in position to compete with Roger Federer for the best ever

French Open 2018: Sloane Stephens' final collapse could be a turning point in her career -- for the better

Stephens was in control against Simona Halep, and then it all got away from her very quickly

Rafael Nadal, unbeaten in French Open finals, goes for remarkable 11th title on Sunday in Paris

Nadal, who is playing at a LeBron-like level, will go for his 17th Grand Slam when he plays Austria's Dominic Thiem

NBA Draft 2018: These 7 sleepers could make any team that passes on them look bad

Almost every year there's at least one second-round gem who goes on to outplay his draft position

John Beilein is staying at Michigan, will not go to the NBA after interviewing to coach the Pistons

The 65-year-old tweeted that he's staying in college hoops, which comes as a huge relief to Michigan fans

Matt Norlander is a national award-winning senior writer who has been with CBS Sports since 2010. He's in his eighth season covering college basketball for CBS, and also covers the NBA Draft, the Olympics, the World Cup and golf. He lives in Connecticut and loves to play the guitar and drums. You're happily invited to send him story tips and music suggestions.

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