Kai Sotto set to workout with 12 NBA teams ahead of draft—report | Inquirer Sports
NBA

Kai Sotto set to workout with 12 NBA teams ahead of draft—report

By: - Reporter / @MarkGiongcoINQ
/ 03:58 PM May 10, 2022
Adelaide 36ers' Kai Sotto. –ADELAIDE 36ERS PHOTO

FILE– Kai Sotto during his stint with Adelaide 36ers. –ADELAIDE 36ERS PHOTO

MANILA, Philippines—NBA teams have shown interest in Kai Sotto, who is reportedly set for several workouts ahead of the 2022 NBA Draft.

Sotto is scheduled for “a dozen workouts” starting on May 23, as per United States-based basketball insider Adam Zagoria citing league sources.

ADVERTISEMENT

The 19-year-old Sotto spent one season with the Adelaide 36ers in Australia’s National Basketball League.

Sotto had a promising campaign in the NBL despite playing only 23 games for the 36ers.

FEATURED STORIES

He averaged 7.5 points on 50 percent shooting from the field, 4.5 points, and 0.8 blocks in just 15 minutes a game off the bench for Adelaide.

The 7-foot-2 center, who is aiming to become the first full-blooded Filipino to make the NBA, showed off his outside touch in a series of videos on Twitter.

Big men Chet Holmgren of Gonzaga and Paolo Banchero of Duke are being billed as the top two picks in the coming draft, which is set to take place on June 23 in New York.

RELATED STORIES

Kai Sotto declares for 2022 NBA Draft

Tab Baldwin excited to see Kai Sotto pursue his NBA dreams

Get the hottest sports news straight into your inbox

By providing an email address. I agree to the Terms of Use and acknowledge that I have read the Privacy Policy.

Read Next
Don't miss out on the latest news and information.

Subscribe to INQUIRER PLUS to get access to The Philippine Daily Inquirer & other 70+ titles, share up to 5 gadgets, listen to the news, download as early as 4am & share articles on social media. Call 896 6000.

TAGS: 2022 NBA Draft, Kai Sotto
For feedback, complaints, or inquiries, contact us.

Subscribe to our sports news

By providing an email address. I agree to the Terms of Use and acknowledge that I have read the Privacy Policy.



© Copyright 1997-2023 INQUIRER.net | All Rights Reserved

We use cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. By continuing, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. To find out more, please click this link.