Wed, 06 Dec 2017 17:44 - Sports
The 19-year-old athlete, trained in the military club where he left for the USA, is the 26th choice among the 60 chosen for this competition that usually takes place in June during the NBA's closing.
The 2.08m extreme player of the United States-based Mont Verde began to catch the attention of basketball scouts at Afrobasket U16 in Antananarivo, Madagascar in 2013, and a year later in the U-17 World Championship in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, where he was listed among the MVP-rated athletes.
The Draft is the annual event of recruiting new players for the NBA.
All 30 regular season contenders are entitled to two choices.