Kai Sotto Rumors
Filipino-American Jalen Green is continuing to put in the work amid the long NBA G League hiatus. Green, who will join Kai Sotto in the new NBA G League select team next season, recently trained with NBA vet Darren Collison.
Filipino basketball wunderkind Kai Sotto is ready to change the game. The 7-foot-2 cager received his official NBA G League gear Wednesday and posted it on his Instagram account. The welcome package, which came in a big box, includes a personalized digital message from NBA G League Commissioner Shareef Abdur-Rahim as well as a body bag, cap, and t-shirt. He also uploaded an IGTV clip of his unboxing of the package.
NBA G League President Shareef Abdur-Rahim today announced that Kai Sotto, a top prospect from the Philippines, has signed to play in the NBA G League next season. Sotto, ranked by ESPN as the No. 4 player in Georgia in the Class of 2020, spent this past season at Atlanta-based sports development organization The Skill Factory.
Sotto joins consensus five-star high school recruits Jalen Green, Isaiah Todd and Daishen Nix in signing to play in the NBA G League for the 2020-21 season. Details of the new team Sotto, Green, Todd and Nix will play for, which will be unaffiliated with any existing NBA G League franchise or NBA team, are forthcoming.
Shams Charania: Kai Sotto — a 7-foot-2 center from the Philippines — has decided to skip college and will be the first international draft prospect to sign a deal in the NBA G League pro program, sources tell @The Athletic @Stadium.