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    The NBA announced today that 66 players are expected to attend the 2019 NBA Draft Combine powered by Under Armour.

    The NBA Draft Combine is the first step in the Draft process for NBA hopefuls and features five-on-five games as well as shooting and strength and agility drills at Quest Multisport in Chicago on Thursday, May 16 and Friday, May 17.  ESPN 2 will provide coverage both days from 3-7 p.m. ET.

    A select number of draft-eligible players will be invited to participate in the 2019 NBA Draft Combine based on their performance in the NBA G League Elite Camp, which will take place May 12-14 at Quest Multisport.

    Below is a list of expected attendees at the 2019 NBA Draft Combine powered by Under Armour.

    Player Name (College/Club)

    Alexander-Walker, Nickeil (Virginia Tech)

    Hayes, Jaxson (Texas)

    Oni, Miye (Yale)

    Barrett, RJ (Duke)

    Herro, Tyler (Kentucky)

    Paschall, Eric (Villanova)

    Bassey, Charles (Western Kentucky)

    Hoard, Jaylen (Wake Forest)

    Ponds, Shamorie (St. John’s)

    Bazley, Darius (Princeton HS (OH))

    Horton-Tucker, Talen (Iowa State)

    Poole, Jordan (Michigan)

    Bol, Bol (Oregon)

    Hunter, De’Andre (Virginia)

    Porter Jr., Kevin (USC)

    Bone, Jordan (Tennessee)

    Jerome, Ty (Virginia)

    Porter, Jontay (Missouri)

    Bowen, Brian (Sydney Kings (Australia))

    Johnson, Cameron (North Carolina)

    Queta, Neemias (Utah State)

    Bowman, Ky (Boston College)

    Johnson, Keldon (Kentucky)

    Reddish, Cam (Duke)

    Brazdeikis, Ignas (Michigan)

    Kabengele, Mfiondu (Florida State)

    Reid, Naz (LSU)

    Brown, Moses (UCLA)

    King, Louis (Oregon)

    Roby, Isaiah (Nebraska)

    Clarke, Brandon (Gonzaga)

    Langford, Romeo (Indiana)

    Samanic, Luka (Olimpija (Slovenia))

    Claxton, Nicolas (Georgia)

    Lawson, Dedric (Kansas)

    Schofield, Admiral (Tennessee)

    Culver, Jarrett (Texas Tech)

    Lecque, Jalen (Brewster Academy (NH))

    Shittu, Simisola (Vanderbilt)

    Dort, Luguentz (Arizona State)

    Little, Nassir (North Carolina)

    Tillie, Killian (Gonzaga)

    Dotson, Devon (Kansas)

    Matthews, Charles (Michigan)

    Washington Jr., PJ (Kentucky)

    Edwards, Carsen (Purdue)

    McDaniels, Jalen (San Diego State)

    Waters, Tremont (LSU)

    Fernando, Bruno (Maryland)

    Morant, Ja (Murray State)

    Weatherspoon, Quinndary (Mississippi State)

    Gafford, Daniel (Arkansas)

    Norvell Jr., Zach (Gonzaga)

    White, Coby (North Carolina)

    Garland, Darius (Vanderbilt)

    Nowell, Jaylen (Washington)

    Wilkes, Kris (UCLA)

    Grimes, Quentin (Kansas)

    Nwora, Jordan (Louisville)

    Williams, Grant (Tennessee)

    Guy, Kyle (Virginia)

    Okeke, Chuma (Auburn)

    Williamson, Zion (Duke)

    Hands, Jaylen (UCLA)

    Okpala, KZ (Stanford)

    Windler, Dylan (Belmont)



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    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.