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Bennedict Mathurin Rumors

Mike Vorkunov: Bennedict Mathurin has worked out for the Pistons, Blazers, and Pacers. “I had a good time with all of them,” Mathurin said. The Arizona guard interviewed with the Rockets, Kings, Wizards, and Spurs at the draft combine, he said. Mathurin said he has no other workouts scheduled.
Scott Agness: Pacers hosting 2022 pre-draft workout No. 6 on June 10. Dyson Daniels, G League Elite Kameron McGusty, Miami Ziga Samar, Urbas Fuenlabrada Jermaine Samuels, Villanova Pavel Savkov, Iraurgi SB Jeremy Sochan, Baylor … And No. 7: Only Bennedict Mathurin, Arizona
Storyline: Draft Workouts
The internal conversations for the 14th pick — if the Cavs keep the player instead of trading his draft rights — have centered around Daniels (expected to be off the board when they are on the clock), Branham, Sochan, Davis (could go earlier than 14), Arizona shooting guard Ben Mathurin (Cavs watched him workout in LA), LSU’s Tari Eason (coming to Cleveland for a pre-draft workout soon), Kansas swingman Ochai Agbaji, Kentucky’s TyTy Washington, Ohio State forward E.J. Liddell (will conduct a workout with the Cavs this week) and French swingman Ousmane Dieng (his draft stock is all over the place).
Ranadive and McNair attended a CAA pro day workout featuring Purdue shooting guard Jaden Ivey and Duke small forward AJ Griffin, both of whom are projected as top-10 picks. McNair was also seen in footage of a separate pro day workout in Santa Barbara that featured Arizona shooting guard Bennedict Mathurin, another player who could be taken in the top 10. Ivey, 20, could be the best player available if the Kings stay at No. 4. He is the top-rated shooting guard in the draft and the fourth-ranked player on ESPN’s big board behind Gonzaga center Chet Holmgren, Auburn power forward Jabari Smith and Duke power forward Paolo Banchero.