FOOTBALL – Mbappé sees Banchero as a starting point in 2022 (NBA) preparations

There were surprises in the 2022 NBA draft, last morning, at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York, and Mbappé, the Paris Saint-Germain player was present, with the Orlando Magic selecting Paolo Banchero over Jabari Smith, nominated as a favorite. , who were only selected by the Houston Rockets as their third choice. The second candidate was Chet Holmgren, who will represent OKC Thunder.

The 19-year-old Duke University Banchero won 17.2 points, 7.8 rebounds and stole 1.1.

“Five minutes before the ceremony, my assistant told me to get ready for something that was about to happen. Just 30 seconds before he announced the number one, he turned around and said ‘thank you’. I hope you have a good year. There will be ups and downs, but it will be beautiful. “I’m ready,” said Banchero, who will feature players such as Franz Wagner, Jalen Suggs, Mo Bamba and Wendell Carter Jr. in Orlando.

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1. Paolo Banchero (Orlando Magic)
2. Chet Holmgren (Oklahoma City Thunder)
3. Jabari Smith (Houston Rockets)
4. Keegan Murray (Sacramento Kings)
5. Jaden Ivey (Detroit Pistons)
6. Benedict Mathurin (Indiana Pacers)
7. Shaedon Sharpe (Portland Trail Blazers)
8. Dyson Daniels (New Orleans Pelicans)
9. Jeremy Sochan (San Antonio Spurs)
10. Johnny Davis (Washington Wizards)

11. Ousmane Dieng (New York Knicks, goes to Thunder)
12. Jalen Williams (Oklahoma City Thunder)
13. Jalen Duren (Charlotte Hornets, joins Pistons)
14. Ochai Agbaji (Cleveland Cavaliers)
15. Mark Williams (Charlotte Hornets)
16. AJ Griffin (Atlanta Hawks)
17. Tari Eason (Houston Rockets)
18. Dalen Terry (Chicago Bulls)
19. Jake LaRavia (Minnesota Timberwolves, en route to Grizzlies)
20. Malachi Branham (San Antonio Spurs)

21 Christian Braun (Denver Nuggets)
22. Walker Kessler (Memphis Grizzlies, goes to Timberwolves)
23. David Roddy (Philadelphia 76ers, en route to Grizzlies)
24. MarJon Beauchamp (Milwaukee Bucks)
25. Blake Wesley (San Antonio Spurs)
26. Wendell Moore Jr. (Dallas Mavericks, go to Timberwolves)
27. Nikola Jovic (Miami Heat)
28. Patrick Baldwin Jr. (Golden State Warriors)
29. TyTy Washington Jr. (Memphis Grizzlies, visit Rockets)
30. Peyton Watson (Oklahoma City Thunder, goes to Nuggets)

Mbappé left the advice of young basketball players: “Mbappé left the advice for young basketball players:“ It is the only time in your life, you have to enjoy it. This is just the beginning of a good thing, it is difficult in the NBA, he knows he has to work, but if he is here it is because he has a lot of talent. “


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