Mamadi Diakite Rumors

Jovan Buha: The six players the Clippers worked out today, a league source told @TheAthleticLA: – Nick Weiler-Babb (PG, Iowa St.) – Chris Clemons (PG, Campbell) – Charles Matthews (SF, Mich.) – Terry Harris (SG, North Carolina AT&T) – Mamadi Diakite (C, Virginia) – Kenny Wooten (C, Oregon)
Chris Kirschner: The Hawks will work out the following players tomorrow: G Ronshad Allen-Shabazz (App St.) G Aubrey Dawkins (UCF) F Mamadi Diakite (Virginia) C Trey Porter (Nevada) G Marial Shayok (Iowa State) G Quinndary Weatherspoon (Mississippi State)
Virginia junior power forward Mamadi Diakite announced Wednesday that he is declaring for the NBA draft, becoming the fourth member of the NCAA championship team to pursue a professional career. The 6-foot-9 Diakite initially made his announcement on his Instagram page. He is keeping his options open per a possible return to school. “I would like to announce my intentions to declare for the NBA Draft,” Diakite said in a school news release. “This process will allow me to test the waters, get valuable feedback and participate in the pre-draft process. Regardless, I know that UVA will always hold a special place in my heart.”