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.
The 14 players listed below received Green Room invites to Thursday’s NBA Draft, according to DraftExpress.com.
North Carolina leads the list with three players — Harrison Barnes, John Henson and Tyler Zeller — while Kentucky (Anthony Davis, Michael Kidd-Gilchrist) and UConn (Andre Drummond, Jeremy Lamb) each have two.
The official list will be released today by the NBA.
Anthony Davis, Kentucky
Michael Kidd-Gilchrist, Kentucky
Thomas Robinson, Kansas
Bradley Beal, Florida
Harrison Barnes, North Carolina
John Henson, North Carolina
Tyler Zeller, North Carolina
Damian Lillard, Weber State
Dion Waiters, Syracuse
Austin Rivers, Duke
Andre Drummond, UConn
Jeremy Lamb, UConn
Meyers Leonard, Illinois
Terrence Ross, Washington
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.