NBA draft http://kplu.org en Preview: Right time or too soon for NBA draft? http://kplu.org/post/preview-right-time-or-too-soon-nba-draft <p>They were certainly stars this season. But is that enough? Freshman Tony Wroten and sophomore Terrence Ross both announced this week that they&#39;re leaving the University of Washington to enter the NBA draft.</p><p>Find out what KPLU sports commentator Art Thiel thinks about their decision tomorrow morning at 5:35 and 7:35 on 88.5 KPLU. Check back here for a blog of our conversation.</p> Thu, 05 Apr 2012 19:00:00 +0000 Kirsten Kendrick & Art Thiel 4663 at http://kplu.org Preview: Right time or too soon for NBA draft? UW's Thomas and Locker: path to pros risky for both http://kplu.org/post/uws-thomas-and-lockerpath-pros-risky-both <p>http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/kplu/local-kplu-962176.mp3</p><p>Two of the University of Washington&#39;s most prominent athletes in recent years are planning to go pro. Point guard Isaiah Thomas recently announced he&#39;s leaving the UW a year early to enter the NBA draft. And quarterback Jake Locker is participating in the NFL draft this month.</p><p>KPLU sports commentator Art Thiel says both athletes have taken risks in their paths to professional sports. Fri, 08 Apr 2011 04:00:00 +0000 Kirsten Kendrick & Art Thiel 1156 at http://kplu.org UW's Thomas and Locker: path to pros risky for both