Jaxson Hayes Rumors
The New Orleans Pelicans today completed a trade with the Atlanta Hawks, acquiring the draft rights to the eighth overall pick in 2019 NBA Draft, Jaxson Hayes, 17th pick Nickeil Alexander-Walker, and 35th pick Marcos Louzada Silva. In exchange, New Orleans has traded the draft rights to the fourth overall pick, De’Andre Hunter and the 57th overall pick, Jordan Bone, to Atlanta, as well as forward Solomon Hill and a future second-round draft pick.
KC Johnson: Following up on yesterday’s Jaxson Hayes Tweet, the Texas big man has intrigued some within the Bulls, per sources. Also, Coby White visit is possibility next week. The draft combine chatter that the Suns promised him at No. 6 has quieted since then.
Duke star Zion Williamson heads the first list of invitees to the NBA draft green room, a source told ESPN’s Jonathan Givony. Ja Morant, RJ Barrett, Darius Garland, De’Andre Hunter, Jarrett Culver, Coby White, Cam Reddish, and Jaxson Hayes also received invitations.