Whereas among the NBA remains to be busy with the second spherical of the postseason, the Golden State Warriors are getting ready for July’s draft. Heading into draft season, the Warriors may doubtlessly have a pair of first-round picks within the 2021 version of the draft.
Relying on if the Minnesota Timberwolves land exterior the top-three picks within the draft lottery, the Warriors will obtain their first-round choice. Alongside with Minnesota’s decide, the Warriors personal their choice slated for the tip of the lottery.
To arrange for the draft, the Warriors are starting to do their homework on the 2021 class of prospects. In accordance with Wes Goldberg of The Mercury Information, the Warriors held predraft workouts with six prospects.
Boise State’s Derrick Alston Jr., UC San Barbara’s Jaquori McLaughlin, Shawnee State’s EJ Onu, San Diego State’s Jordan Schakel, Texas’ Jericho Sims and Colorado’s McKinley Wright IV joined the Warriors for predraft workouts, per Goldberg.
Through @wcgoldberg on Twitter:
The Warriors tomorrow will maintain predraft workouts with Derrick Alston Jr. (Boise State), JaQuori McLaughlin (Oregon State/UC Santa Barbara), EJ Onu (Shawnee State), Jordan Schakel (San Diego State), Jericho Sims (Texas) and McKinley Wright IV (Colorado).
— Wes Goldberg (@wcgoldberg) June 9, 2021
In accordance with ESPN’s Draft Big Board, Wright IV ranks at No. 97 general with Alston Jr. at No. 98 within the rankings.
In his senior season at Colorado, Wright IV averaged 15.2 factors on 84.4% capturing from the ground with 5.7 assists per contest. Through the Buffaloes run by the Pac 12 match and NCAA match, the 6-foot guard tallied double-figures in scoring in 5 consecutive contests.
All through the 2021 draft season, the Warriors will proceed to carry predraft workouts with a bevy of various prospects.