I think with the way the new CBA is structured, teams are being more careful about what kind of players they bring in and that might have effected a lot of the prospects in this draft more than some previous ones.
There sure were a lot of guys that went undrafted that were good players and it seems like a lot of them would have been drafted in previous years.
With the salary floor coming into the picture, you need to spend the money and you need to almost always get a good return on your investment to stay competitive.
Something had to have came out in interviews about a lot of these kids that heavily effected their stock with the leagues general managers.
"You’re out there playing against another man who is basically now trying to take your place and try and make your team lose a game and I’m not having that. I am going to do whatever it takes to protect my island and protect my team, first and foremost.” - Marcus Peters