The Immanuel Quickley hype train is a 'rollin throughout the NBA front offices as the NBA Draft is just a few weeks away.
Adam Zagoria of Forbes Sports Money is reporting that Immanuel Quickley has met with the the New York Knicks, the Detroit Pistons and the Oklahoma City Thunder each TWICE this summer, in hopes of them giving him a chance.
The New York Knicks currently hold three draft picks at 8th, 27th and 38th, the Detroit Pistons hold a pick at 7th, and the Oklahoma City Thunder have two at 25th and 53rd.
Immanuel Quickley has met with a lot of franchises throughout the draft process, including the
Los Angeles Lakers
Los Angeles Clippers
New Orleans Pelicans
A breakout sophomore season by Immanuel Quickley led him to winning the SEC Player of the Year, averaging 16.1 points , 4.2 rebounds and 1.0 assists across the season, trending towards Immanuel Quickley being projected towards the late second round.
Below are just a few reasons why he deserves a shot by a team, and how it would be a huge mistake if they don't put the paper to the pen.
Stay tuned as we'll continue to cover the former Cats that are chasing NBA dreams.