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Ryan Wolstat: Been on road so not sure if this is out there or not, but Myck Kabongo will play for Toronto’s Summer League team
Adrian Wojnarowski: San Antonio released guard Myck Kabongo, but the plan is still for him to sign with Spurs’ D-League affiliate in Austin, sources tell Yahoo.
Adrian Wojnarowski: Upon leaving Texas and going undrafted, Myck Kabongo goes to camp w/ Spurs and will likely be assigned to D-League in Austin, sources tell Y
Marc J. Spears: One NBA exec said Texas G Myck Kabongo was possible late 1st after impressive interview and said he’s was bigger than expected & a leader.
The Clippers completed their second pre-draft workout Wednesday morning at the team’s Playa Vista Training Center. A week after taking a look at potential wing players, Vice President of Basketball Operations Gary Sacks, Director of Player Personnel Gerald Madkins and several other members of the Clippers’ front office and scouting department observed six point guards in preparation for the 2013 NBA Draft where they own the No. 25 overall selection. The group included Pierre Jackson, a senior from Baylor, South Dakota State’s Nate Wolters, Texas sophomore Myck Kabongo and seniors Isaiah Canaan (Murray State), Mark Lyons (Arizona) and Erick Green (Virginia Tech), who led the nation in scoring last season.
A. Sherrod Blakely: #celticstalk: #celtics work out Pierre Jackson, Gregory Echenique, Myck Kabongo, Shane Larkin, Phil Pressey and Steven Adams.
Beginning on Friday, the Celtics will host up to 12 draft prospects for workouts over two days, NBA sources said. Six are point guards, a position where the Celtics could use some help: Shane Larkin of Miami, Phil Pressey of Missouri, Pierre Jackson of Baylor, Peyton Siva of Louisville, Erick Green of Virginia Tech, and Myck Kabongo of Texas. Centers Jeff Withey of Kansas, Steven Adams of Pittsburgh, Colton Iverson of Colorado State, and Greg Echenique of Creighton are also scheduled to attend. The Celtics have the No. 16 pick in the first round on June 27. They do not have a second-round selection
The Magic interviewed a total of 18 players over three days, and the group also included Pittsburgh center Steven Adams, Texas point guard Myck Kabongo, Lehigh point guard C.J. McCollum, Gonzaga center Kelly Olynyk, Colorado forward Andre Roberson and South Dakota State point guard Nate Wolters.
With their second-string point guard slated to become a free agent and their third-string point guard possessing an unguaranteed contract, Orlando Magic officials already have met with some potential backcourt replacements during the 2013 NBA Draft Combine. C.J. McCollum, a 6-foot-3 point guard from Lehigh, and Myck Kabongo, a 6-foot-2 point guard from the University of Texas, said they met individually with Magic officials Wednesday night.
“Utah does need a point guard. Everyone’s aware of that,” Texas guard Myck Kabongo said. “I’m just privileged to be here. I was excited to come out here to Utah.”
In preparation for the 2013 NBA Draft, the Utah Jazz will hold pre-draft workouts on Saturday, May 11 at the team’s practice facility, Zions Bank Basketball Center. Six players will work out for the Jazz basketball staff: James Ennis, Jamelle Hagins, Colton Iverson, Myck Kabongo, Mike Snaer and Nate Wolters.
Chris Broussard: Texas’ Myck Kabongo signs w/Rich Paul’s Klutch Sports, sources say. Kabongo – 14p, 5a, 5r – seen as 1R pick, range is late lotto to early 2R
Texas sophomore guard Myck Kabongo, who missed 23 games this season while under an NCAA suspension, will forgo his final two seasons of eligibility and enter the NBA draft. The Longhorns made the announcement in a statement Friday.
Texas sophomore point guard Myck Kabongo declined to say Thursday whether he’s decided to enter the NBA draft, but said he expects to make an announcement “sooner rather than later.” A UT source said Kabongo could publicly reveal his intentions as early as Friday. Speaking to reporters before the Longhorns’ season-ending basketball banquet, Kabongo said he’s been attending classes, but that he’d also requested a draft evaluation from the NBA, which underclassmen are allowed to do. The deadline to enter the draft is April 28.
Diego (Montreal) What about Myck Kabongo as a sleeper? Would be a potential lottery pick if he had played the whole season? Chad Ford (1:43 PM) Some scouts still believe Kabongo may sneak into the lottery. He’s going to need great workouts, but they loved him in high school and think the Texas system was a poor one for his skills.