Adam Zagoria covers basketball at all levels. He is the author of two books and an award-winning journalist whose articles have appeared in ESPN The Magazine, SLAM, Sheridan Hoops, Sports Illustrated, Basketball Times and in newspapers nationwide.
26 NBA Draft Picks Have Been Assigned to the NBA D-League
This year, 26 players from the 2012 NBA Draft class have been assigned to the NBA D-League, including the following 11 first-round picks.
Of this group, only Miles Plumlee was a four-year college player.
For more on this phenomenon, read my story here.
No. 12 – Jeremy Lamb
No. 13 – Kendall Marshall
No. 16 – Royce White
No. 18 – Terrence Jones
No. 22 – Fab Melo
No. 23 – John Jenkins
No. 24 – Jared Cunningham
No. 25 – Tony Wroten Jr.
No. 26 – Miles Plumlee
No. 27 – Arnett Moultrie
No. 28 – Perry Jones III
Adam Zagoria is a Basketball Insider who covers basketball at all levels. A contributor to The New York Times and SportsNet New York (SNY), he is also the author of two books and is an award-winning journalist and filmmaker. His articles have appeared in ESPN The Magazine, SLAM, Sheridan Hoops, Basketball Times and in newspapers nationwide. He also won an Emmy award for his work on the SNY mini-documentary on Syracuse guard Tyus Battle.
A veteran Ultimate Frisbee player, he has competed in numerous National and World Championships and, perhaps more importantly, his teams won the Westchester Summer League (WSL) championships in 2011 and 2013.
He lives in Manhattan with his wife and children.