The 2021 NBA Draft will be held on Thursday, July 29 at 8:00 p.m. (ET) at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, NY. In this article, we throw light on The NBA draft green room and its invitees this year.
What is The NBA draft green room?
The green room invitees are the prospects that the league invites to attend the draft on-site. Usually, around 20 players are invited by the NBA as part of the green room. green room invites are extended to about 20 top prospects, who then arrive in the draft center with family, friends, etc while Commissioner Adam Silver announces first-round picks. And When they hear their names called, the respective players have to join Adam Silver on stage.
Reported list of Invitees
The top five names on the invitee’s list are –
1. Josh Giddey G Adelaide 36ers (NBL, Australia)
2. Jalen Johnson F Duke
3. Keon Johnson G Tennessee
4. Kai Jones C Texas
5. Davion Mitchell G Baylor
ESPN and ABC will broadcast the NBA Draft on July 29 at 8 p.m. ET.