Monday, 15 October, 2018

Only college players expected to attend National Basketball Association draft

Michael Porter's draft roller coaster takes drastic turns NBA Mock Draft 3.0 (Picks 1 Through 32)
Isaac Mcdaniel | 18 June, 2018, 08:01

ESPN's second-rated prospect, Slovenian Luka Doncic, will not be attending the draft unless his Real Madrid season in the Spanish ACB league ends with a playoff loss on Tuesday.

While all reports since then indicate it's not that big a deal, Porter Jr.is nonetheless a player teams will evaluate with a higher level of scrutiny. The Sacramento Kings (No. 2), Memphis Grizzlies (No. 4) and Dallas Mavericks (No. 5) are interested in Porter, and it's now unlikely he falls out of the top seven in the draft, sources tell ESPN.com.

Porter dropping to the late lottery would be a noteworthy turn of events for a player rated so highly in his high school class.

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As Amick notes, Porter canceled his workout due to a hip issue that reportedly could be tied to the back injury that caused him to miss all but three games during his lone season at Missouri.

Givony further reports that one of the main goals of the pro day was for Porter to prove his health to National Basketball Association teams.

Porter being considered as a top five pick truly displays the potential teams see in him, especially without proving himself to be a dominant college basketball player this past season. Teams also have had questions about Porter's fit as a teammate.

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