At this time last year, Ivan Rabb was projected as a future lottery pick. Now, the Cal forward will be hailed as a cautionary tale. The Memphis Grizzlies selected Rabb with the 35th pick of the 2017 NBA draft on Thursday night, a disappointing outcome for a player who entered his sophomore season at Cal with higher expectations.
The two most notable additoins to the Wizards' roster for Las Vegas summer league -- Michael Young and Devin Robinson, league sources tell CSNmidatlantic.com -- were secured late Thursday after the NBA draft ended without them trading or buying in for a pick. The Wizards traded No. 52 on Wednesday to the New Orleans Pelicans for backup point guard Tim Frazier. Second-year players Sheldon Mac and Daniel Ochefu will be there along with Chris McCullough, who was a late-season addition for the Wizards when he was acquired in a trade for Bojan Bogdanovic.
The Memphis Grizzles recently hosted a summer youth basketball camp at the Landers Center, home of the team's new G-League team Memphis Hustle and welcomed Head Coach as special guest. “Having someone with Coach Cyprien’s basketball credentials is invaluable to these kids” said Grizzlies Youth Basketball Manager . “Having scouted and coached collegiately, working in an NBA front office and now coaching in the G-League, he provides a unique perspective that helps teach these campers what it takes to play at high levels. And perhaps even better, he couples that basketball knowledge with a motivational message that these kids can apply to their everyday, non-basketball lives.” In addition to the