Beijing time on October 23, according to the American media The Athletic report, the Warriors tried out popular rookie Denis Afdia in Atlanta today.
Warriors coach Cole also watched Afdia’s trial on the spot. It is reported that Afdia’s performance is good and many Warriors executives are also satisfied.
Afdia is only 19 years old and 2 meters 06 tall. He played in the Israeli League last season, averaging 13.5 points, 6.1 rebounds and 2.6 assists per game, making him the youngest MVP in the Israeli League. It is currently generally predicted that Afdia will be selected in the top five overall.
Previously, another hot rookie Tyres Halliburton also revealed that he accepted an interview with the Warriors, and his predicted pick is also in the top ten.
The draft will be held on November 19th, Beijing time. The Warriors have the second pick, but they do not rule out the possibility of trading down draft picks.