Welcome back and happy Friday Hoop-Ballers! We will be taking a look into all the international players that were selected or went undrafted last Thursday in New York, but please allow me to make some…
June 23, 2019, 12:42 pmVanja MarinkovicPG, Sacramento Kings
60th overall pick Vanja Marinkovic would reportedly like to play for the Kings this season.
Marinkovic has a "modest" buyout clause for NBA or EuroLeague teams in his current pact with Partizan, and Vlade Divac has already hinted that he'd like to get Marinkovic over to the team. The 22-year-old is a steady shooter but will need some serious help on the defensive end to make some headway on a rotation spot.
June 21, 2019, 12:41 amVanja MarinkovicPG, Sacramento Kings
The Kings made Vanja Marinkovic "Mr. Irrelevant" by using the final pick of the 2019 NBA Draft on him Thursday night.
As Vlade Divac and the Sacramento Kings love to do, they took a chance on a talented young Serbian sharpshooter in Marinkovic. The 22-year-old was one of the more productive European players in the draft this year and has decent size at 6-foot-5 for a shooting guard with a sweet shooting stroke. He will have to learn to create his own shot and not be a liability on defense to even have a puncher's chance in the NBA.
Welcome back, Hoop Ballers, to our International Spotlight weekly feature where we will be doing our yearly Mock Draft special for the NBA Draft that takes place in New York on Thursday night. As I…
Dio takes a deep dive into the international draft class