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Three Wildcats invited to NBA draft green room

Twenty of the NBA’s top prospects for the upcoming draft will be seated in the draft’s green room Thursday night when the picks are announced.

Kentucky will be represented by three of its former players: De’Aaron Fox, Malik Monk, and Bam Adebayo. A fourth Wildcat is also expected to be in the green room as John Calipari plans to fly to New York for the night from USA training camp in Colorado to be with his “sons.”

Take a look at the entire green room list:

Bam Adebayo, Kentucky
Jarrett Allen, Texas
OG Anunoby, Indiana
Lonzo Ball, UCLA
John Collins, Wake Forest
Zach Collins, Gonzaga
De’Aaron Fox, Kentucky
Markelle Fultz, Washington
Jonathan Isaac, Florida State
Josh Jackson, Kansas
Justin Jackson, North Carolina
Luke Kennard, Duke
T.J. Leaf, UCLA
Lauri Markkanen, Arizona
Donovan Mitchell, Louisville
Malik Monk, Kentucky
Frank Ntilikina, France
Justin Patton, Creighton
Dennis Smith, N.C. State
Jayson Tatum, Duke

Go Cats.

Article written by Drew Franklin

I can recite every line from Forrest Gump, blindfolded. Follow me on Twitter: @DrewFranklinKSR

2 Comments for Three Wildcats invited to NBA draft green room



  1. ac2
    11:12 am June 20, 2017 Permalink

    and UK has the most Green Room Invitees, wonder how many years that streak has lasted?



  2. Yandros
    12:23 pm June 20, 2017 Permalink

    How is Luke Kennard considered a likely lottery pick?