Kevin Knox hasn’t gotten a lot of NBA Draft as of late, as he’s been consistently projected in the 14-16 range and didn’t seem to be in the top-10 discussion.
That is until ESPN draft guru Jonathan Givony got to watch and interview Knox, who’s now getting some top-10 buzz with the draft just over a week away.
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Kevin Knox's (@KevKnox) workout was definitely one of the more impressive ones we've seen thus far. Not hard to see why his stock seems to be rising in the pre-draft process. He could very well end up in the top ten. Interview included. https://t.co/qVvjILwjLM— Jonathan Givony (@DraftExpress) June 12, 2018
A team like the Sixers (10) could sure use a guy like Knox as they look to take the next step toward winning the East next season.
Cameron Mills (@CameronMillz) with a huge three to give the Cats a late lead over Duke (1998) pic.twitter.com/AzdLr75Sf4— Classic KY Clips (@KY_Clips) June 12, 2018
I will be committing to the school of my choice on Wednesday, June 13th at 1:45 PM at Corey Taylor Sports Performance. Media, family and friends are invited to attend. #AGTG pic.twitter.com/RKTa7CVk1M— Aidan Robbins (@theaidanrobbins) June 11, 2018
UK running back target Aidan Robbins is set to make his college decision tonight. The Cats were in a good spot, but Robbins never took his official visit to Lexington, so don’t count on them being the pick.
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