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Sport Report: Warriors ‘blown away’ by Deni Avdija workout

05:55  23 october  2020
05:55  23 october  2020 Source:   yardbarker.com

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Report : Warriors ' blown away ' by Avdija after in-person meeting. "Not only did Avdija perform well in the workouts , but Warriors officials were blown away after meeting with him. Strong game for Deni Avdija today in a win over Holon: 24 PTS, 7 REBS & 4 AST in 31 MIN while shooting 4-of-6

The Warriors should come away with a promising prospect no matter where they choose, and one candidate is Maccabi Tel Aviv forward Deni Avdija Wasserman also mocked Avdija second overall to the Cleveland Cavaliers in his latest mock draft. The noise connecting Avdija to the Warriors has

Deni Avdija may not be one of the huge names in the 2020 NBA Draft, but it sounds like the Golden State Warriors think he might be the perfect fit for them at No. 2.

a person playing a game of basketball: Deni Avdija © Xinhua/Sipa USA Deni Avdija

According to Ethan Strauss of The Athletic, the Warriors held a private workout in Atlanta on Thursday with Avdija, the 19-year-old Maccabi Tel Aviv standout. Strauss said the Warriors were impressed with Avdija’s workout and were “blown away” after meeting with him in private.

The Warriors hold the No. 2 pick in the draft, and there is growing buzz that they may be gravitating toward the Israeli forward. As early as April, Avdija was named as a possible No. 2 pick. The fact that a contingent of staff, including coach Steve Kerr, went all the way to Atlanta to see him is another clear indication that their interest is real.

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Strong game for Deni Avdija today in a win over Holon: 24 PTS, 7 REBS & 4 AST in 31 MIN while shooting 4-of-6 from 2 and 4-of-8 from 3. The potential top-5 pick is now shooting 48% from 3 in Keep in mind that the Warriors could trade down several picks in the lottery and still end up nabbing Avdija .

The first thing to understand about 2020 NBA Draft prospect Deni Avdija is that it’s unfair to compare him to Luka Doncic The next thing to understand about Avdija (AHV-dee-ya) is that the 19-year-old Israeli still is intriguing enough to be on the board of every lottery-bound team, including the Warriors .

a person playing a game of basketball: Deni Avdija © Xinhua/Sipa USA Deni Avdija

Advija is regarded as a talented playmaking wing with the potential to be an excellent shooter. With that profile, it’s no surprise that the Warriors seem to love him. He’s clearly a name to watch for their pick.

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