HoopsHype Alex Len rumors

June 27, 2013 Updates
June 26, 2013 Updates

The coolest thing about Alex Len, though? His girlfriend (6-foot-7 Essence Townsend) is nearly as tall as he is (and they make an adorable couple)! Len and Townsend, a University of Maryland women’s basketball player, started dating shortly after Len arrived in College Park, and they’ll certainly be the tallest couple at the draft in New York tomorrow. For The Win

June 25, 2013 Updates
June 24, 2013 Updates

Alexander Chernykh: Alex Len doesn't have a guarantee from any team - his agent Michael Lelchitski told R-Sport Twitter

But no more certain is the second choice, who was thought to be Kansas’ shooting guard Ben McLemore, but now may be Indiana’s Victor Oladipo or Georgetown’s Otto Porter. Or it could be Maryland’s 7-foot-1 center Alex Len — except that Len could be the No. 1 choice. “I haven’t seen that in a long, long time,” Blake said of the uncertainty surrounding not only the top pick, but the unknowns that will pepper the entire first round. “I need to go back, but it’s very rare that the top draft pick has been traded. That could happen this year.” Bergen Record

June 23, 2013 Updates

Alex Kennedy: Alex Len to Cleveland has legs. Cavs are considering him at No. 1. Zydrunas Ilgauskas and Vitaly Potapenko among others are pushing for Len. Twitter @AlexKennedyNBA

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