What happened in the NBA draft 2020

NBA Draft marks its presence in 2020 in the month of November. The draft was supposed to happen in June but was postponed due to the pandemic. The NBA Draft has always been an intriguing sneak for the fans. Like every year since its inception, this year too, the picks were interesting and worth to know about. Let us have a look at both the rounds in the NBA Draft 2020:

First Round of NBA Draft 2020:

  1. Anthony Edwards, the shooting guard from Georgia became the first pick of the season as the Minnesota Timberwolves chose him. Edwards is well-renowned to be one of the five finalists, selected for the Jerry West Award. The award is given to the best collegiate shooting guard. 
  2. Next went to the line, Golden State Warriors who chose James Wiseman, prior center position player of Memphis.
  3. For the third pick, Charlotte Hornets was selected by LaMelo Ball who played guard for the USA. 
  4. The Chicago Bulls put their trust in Patrick Williams who is known to have played at the forward position from Florida State. 
  5. The first round preceded as the turn came to Cleveland Cavaliers. The team chose Isaac Okoro who went on to play for Auburn at forward position. With this pick the season got its first five picks for the season 2020.
  6. The Atlanta Hawks chose Onyeka Okongwu who is recalled for playing at center for the USC Trojans. 
  7. Killian Hayes joined Detroit Pistons to the squad who played guard for France.
  8. The New York Knicks kept a keen eye to strengthen their forward position as they picked Obi Toppin, who played for the position from Dayton.
  9. Washington Wizards picked Israel’s Deni Avdija who plays the forward.
  10. Phoenix Suns took their pick for Jalen Smith who plays at central and also, forward position from Maryland.
  11. Devin Wassell, the guard from Florida State who also plays forward is set to play in the NBA as San Antonio Spurs chose him. 
  12. Next went to the draft Sacramento Kings who chose Tyrese Haliburton, prior guard from Iowa state.
  13. For the third pick, Kira Lewis Jr. was selected by the New Orleans Pelicans who played the guard from Alabama. 
  14. Boston Celtics put their trust in Aaron Nesmith who is known to have played at forward position from Vanderbilt. 
  15. The first round came to its half as the turn came to Orlando Magic. The team chose Cole Anthony who played for UNC at guard position. 
  16. The team Detroit Pistons chose Isaiah Stewart as their second pick who is recalled for playing at center for Washington. 
  17. Aleksej Pokusevski joined Oklahoma City Thunder to the squad who played the forward position from Serbia.
  18. The Dallas Mavericks kept a keen eye to strengthen their guard position as they picked Josh Green who played from Arizona.
  19. Detroit Pistons picked Saddiq Bey from Vilanova as their third pick in the first round who plays the forward.
  20. Miami Heat took their pick for Precious Achiuwa Smith who plays at forward position from Memphis.
  21. Tyrese Maxey, the guard from Kentucky is set to play in the NBA as Philadelphia chose him. 
  22. Next went to the draft Denver Nuggets who chose Zeke Nnaji, prior forward position player  from the team of Arizona.
  23. For the third pick, Leandro Bolmaro was selected by the Minnesota Timberwolves who played the guard from Argentina. 
  24. Denver Nuggets put their trust in RJ Hampton who is known to have played at the guard position from the USA. 
  25. The team, New York Knicks,chose Immanuel Quickley who played for Kentucky at guard position. 
  26. The team Boston Celtics chose Payton Pritchard as their second pick who is recalled for playing at guard position for Oregon. 
  27. Udoka Azubuike joined Utah Jazz to the squad who played the central position from Kansas.
  28. The Minnesota Timber-wolves kept a keen eye to strengthen their forward position as they picked Jaden McDaniels who played from Washington.
  29.  The Toronto Raptors picked Malachi Flynn from San Diego State as their third pick in the first round who plays the guard.
  30. The first round came to its end as the turn came to Memphis Grizzlies. Grizzlies took their pick for Desmond Bane who plays at guard position from TCU.

SO, this is the NBA Draft 2020 in the first round.

Second Round:

  1. The second round started with the Dallas Mavericks. Tyrell Terry, the guard from Stanford is set to play in the NBA as Philadelphia chose him. 
  2. Next went to the draft, Charlotte Hornets who chose Vernon Carey Jr., prior central position player from the team of Duke.
  3. For the third pick, Daniel Oturu was selected by the Los Angeles Clippers who played the center from Minnesota. 
  4. Oklahoma City Thunder put their trust in Theo Maledon who is known to have played at the guard position from France. 
  5. The team, Xavier Tillman, chose Immanuel Quickley who played for Michigan at the center position. 
  6. The team Dallas Mavericks chose Tyler Bey as their second pick who is recalled for playing at forward position for Colorado. 
  7. Vit Krejci joined Oklahoma City Thunder to the squad who played the guard position from Czech Republic.
  8. The Detroit Pistons kept a keen eye to strengthen their guard position as they picked Saben Lee, who played from Vanderbilt.
  9.  Utah Jazz picked  Elijah Hughes from Syracuse as their third pick in the first round who plays the guard.
  10. Sacramento Kings took their pick for Robert Woodard who plays at the front position from Mississippi State.
  11. Tre Jones, the guard from Duke is set to play in the NBA as San Antonio Spurs chose him. 
  12. Next went to the draft Charlotte Hornets who chose Nick Richards, prior central position player from the team of Kentucky.
  13. For the third pick, Jahmi’us Ramsey was selected by Sacramento Kings who played the guard from Texas Tech. 
  14. Chicago Bulls put their trust in Marko Simonovic who is known to have played at the central position from Montenegro. 
  15. The Milwaukee Bucks chose Jordan Nwora who played for Louisville at forward position. 
  16. The Portland Trail Blazers chose CJ Elleby as their second pick who is recalled for playing at guard position for Washington. 
  17.  Boston Celtics joined Yam Madar to their squad who played the guard position from Israel.
  18. The Golden State Warriors kept a keen eye to strengthen their guard position as they picked Nico Mannion, who played for Arizona.
  19. The Golden State Warriors picked Isaiah Joe from Arkansas as their third pick in the first round who plays the guard.
  20. The Atlanta Hawks took their pick for Skylar Mays who plays at guard position from LSU.
  21. Justinian Jessup, the guard from Boise State is set to play in the NBA as the Golden State Warriors chose him. 
  22. Next went to the draft, Houston Rockets who chose Kenyon Martin Jr, prior forward position player from the school of IMG Academy.
  23. For the third pick, Cassius Winston was selected by the Washington Wizards who played the guard from Michigan State. 
  24. Indiana Pacers put their trust in Cassius Stanley who is known to have played at the guard position from Duke. 
  25. The Los Angeles Clippers chose Jay Scrubb who played for John A. Logan College at guard position. 
  26. The team Charlotte Hornets chose Grant Riller as their second pick that is recalled for playing at guard position for Charleston. 
  27. Reggie Perry joined Brooklyn Nets to the squad who played the central position from Mississippi State.
  28. The Philadelphia 76ers kept a keen eye to strengthen their forward position as they picked Paul Reed who played from dePaul.
  29.  The Toronto Raptors picked Jalen Harris, from Nevada as their third pick in the first round who plays the guard.
  30. The draft came to its end as the turn came to Milwaukee Bucks. Bucks took their pick for Sam Merrill who plays at guard position from Utah State.

So, this the NBA Draft 2020 after the second draft.

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